CHARLIE PIRTLE

CHARLIE B. PIRTLE 10/5/1958 5/23/2016 Cedar Rapids Services for Charlie B. Pirtle of Obion, Tenn., formerly of Cedar Rapids, will be 1 p.m. ...

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Norma Ernst

OSSIAN Norma Jean Ernst, 88, died Thursday, May 26, 2016. Schmitz-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Ossian.

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Linn County Sheriff’s Office captain retires after 42 years

CEDAR RAPIDS - After 42 years, eight months and seven days with the Linn County Sheriff's Office, Capt. David Knott is calling it a career.Knott, who ...

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Obama mourns dead in Hiroshima, calls for world without nuclear arms

HIROSHIMA, Japan - Barack Obama on Friday became the first incumbent U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, site of the world's first atomic bombing, in a ...

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Ronald LeClere

Ronald R. LeClere 3/10/1950 -- 5/27/2002

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Neal Nesselroad

OTHER DEATHS Neal S. Nesselroad, 59, of West Des Moines, died Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Kloster Funeral Home, Brooklyn, Iowa.

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Glenn Lange

GLENN K. LANGE Marion Glenn Keith Lange, 80, of Marion, passed away May 25, 2016, at Crestview Acres. A funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Satu ...

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Letter: BDS may not be anti-semetic, but it is unjust

Margaret Kiekhaefer's letter #x201c;No peace as long as there is injustice#x201d; in support of the BDS movement was depraved.Boycotting Israeli compa ...

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Working to raise the minimum wage

This week marked the seven-year anniversary of the last time the federal government granted hardworking Americans a raise. Since May 25th, 2009 the fe ...

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Letter: Save golf courses one at a time

Before there is a knee jerk reaction with the city golf courses, why don't we try to save them one at a time and start with Twin Pines? It has its ori ...

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Earl "Jim" Maxey

EARL JAMES "JIM" MAXEY Iowa City Earl James "Jim" Maxey, 81, of Iowa City, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, May 26, 2016. A memo ...

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Fire destroys warehouse at Cedar Rapids landfill

CEDAR RAPIDS - A warehouse near the Cedar Rapids/Linn County Solid Waste Agency was destroyed by fire over night.According to a news release, the Ceda ...

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Podcast: 'On Iowa Politics' talks money games in the Iowa Legislature, if Iowa's Republicans can embrace Trump

This week on the podcast, reporters discuss Thursday night's U.S. Senate primary debate, statehouse and Congressional fundraising numbers, and Republi ...

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Iowa court: Life without parole for Isaiah Sweet is ‘cruel, unusual’

CEDAR RAPIDS - Ruling in the case of an Eastern Iowa teenager who killed his grandparents, the Iowa Supreme Court has concluded that sentencing a juve ...

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Edward Watkinson

CEDAR RAPIDS Edward W. Watkinson, 90, died Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Teahen Funeral Home, Cedar Rapids.

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