Nutcracker was a delightful performance

To the editor:

On Saturday past, hundreds of us, young and old, reveled in the world-class music, great facilities and, most importantly, th ... »

Politicians should address climate change

To the editor:

Climate change should be the overriding issue in the political campaigns. This is especially true in light of new information ... »

RoughRiders close out 3-for-3 weekend by blasting Waterloo

CEDAR RAPIDS - Quite a weekend for the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders.

They completed a three-for-three stretch ... »

Bakken pipeline is right choice

To the editor:

The Bakken pipeline is a needed improvement in Americas's future. Currently, the oil is transported by rail in tank cars whic ... »

‘Chicago’ was superb production

To the editor:

Recently, a gentleman wrote a letter of concern regarding Xavier High School planning to present the musical #x201c;Chicago#x ... »

UNI rides balanced offense into FCS second round

CEDAR FALLS - The Northern Iowa run game is like a diesel engine.

Give it a little time to warm up and get rolling, and its power and ... »

Francis McMann Sr.
FRANCIS CARROLL MCMANN SR. Cedar Rapids Francis Carroll McMann Sr. of Cedar Rapids passed away Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, surrounded by his family a ... »
Anna Dwyer
ANNA M. DWYER Cedar Rapids Anna M. Dwyer passed aware peacefully at Brookdale Senior Living on Nov. 25, 2015. Funeral Mass: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, ... »
Jerry Teets
JERRY TEETS Kalona Jerry D. Teets, 52, of Kalona, died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, at his home. A celebration of life will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. ... »
Iowa City attorney receives trial lawyer award

IOWA CITY - Iowa City lawyer Marty Diaz said he was #x201c;humbled#x201d; to receive the most prestigious award given by the Iowa Association of Ju ... »

Reports: Iowa State naming Matt Campbell head football coach

AMES - Iowa State has hired Toledo coach Matt Campbell as its next head football coach, according to reports Saturday night by the ... »

Political Cartoon

Digital Marketing: Capitalizing on content in 2016

Here's a little digital marketing heresy you won't hear very often: Sometimes the newest, freshest content isn't the best (ducking to avoid rotten ... »

Democrats blamed for economic disaster

To the editor:

It is interesting listening to the Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders campaigns say they are going to save the country from e ... »

Betty Haddad
BETTY HADDAD Cedar Rapids Betty A. Haddad, 86, of Cedar Rapids, passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 27, 2015, at Linn Manor Care Center in Mario ... »