Faculty should help president succeed

To the editor:

As an alumnus of the University of Iowa, I support the Iowa Board of Regents in their selection of J. Bruce Harreld as the ne ... »

Who is monitoring health care spending?

To the editor:

How cheery to read Iowa Medicaid Director Mikki Stier’s editorial (“Medicaid changes will enable better care,&# ... »

Susan Sistrunk
WEST LIBERTY Susan Jane Sistrunk, 67, died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. Henderson-Barker Funeral Home, West Liberty. »
David Jones
DAVID JONES Hopkinton David Jones, 74, of Hopkinton, died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, at Finley Hospital, Dubuque, following an illness of several ... »
Change the name of Mount Trashmore

To the editor:

Time to change the name of Mount Trashmore for a more suitable name, being a park like se ... »

Thomas Beltz
ARLINGTON Thomas L. Beltz, 65, died Wednesday evening, Oct. 7, 2015. Jamison-Schmitz Funeral Home, Arlington. »
Richard Ahrendsen
OLIN Richard Ahrendsen, 81, died Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. Lahey Funeral Home, Olin. »
John Nidey
JOHN H. NIDEY Iowa City John H. Nidey, 94, of Cedar Manor in Tipton, formerly of Iowa City, died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. John was born July 8, ... »
Sidewalk in better shape than streets

To the editor:

This summer I spent a considerable amount of time, driving many extra miles, to find alternate routes to avoid the rough and ... »

Kelsey Miesner
KELSEY MIESNER Star, Idaho 5/22/1991 10/1/2015 Our beautiful daughter, Kelsey, passed away Oct. 1, 2015, at the age of 24. Kelsey was born ... »
Stake out a spot to watch Friday’s UI homecoming parade

IOWA CITY — Be part of the in crowd downtown Friday as more than 15,000 University of Iowa fans flock to the annual homecoming parade.


RoughRiders remain unbeaten, pop Fargo, 4-1

FARGO, N.D. — The first half of this grueling road trip turned out just fine Thursday night for the Cedar Rap ... »

Joel Eldred
JOEL ELDRED Urbana Joel Eldred, 53, of Gallatin, Tenn., formerly of Urbana, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, at Sumner Regional Medical Center, Gallat ... »
Jean Moritz
JEAN MORITZ West Union Jean Ardyth Moritz, 93, of West Union, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, at Stoney Brook Village Assisted Living in West ... »
Donna Johnson
DONNA JOHNSON Cedar Rapids Donna Joann Johnson, 54, passed away suddenly on Sunday, Oct. 4, 2015, in her home. Private family services will be h ... »