Area artists applying fellowship funds to explore ways people relate

Spoken word artist Akwi Nji of Cedar Rapids and photographer Stephanie Brunia of Oxford view the human condition through different lenses, but both se ...

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WATCH: Cedar Rapids news conference on flood updates

The city of Cedar Rapids is giving daily news conferences, updating the public on the flooding situation across the city. Watch a live stream of that ...

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Photos: Flooding in Vinton and Palo

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Elizabeth Johnson

ELIZABETH JOHNSON Cedar Rapids Elizabeth Johnson, 99, passed away Sept. 24, 2016, at Linn Manor Care Center, Marion. Elizabeth was born to ...

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Flexsteel closing 120-year-old Dubuque plant in December 2017

Flexsteel Industries plans to close a 120-year-old plant in Dubuque in December 2017 and has not decided where it will construct a replacement factory ...

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Sally Miller

WEST BRANCH Sally A. Miller, 78, died Friday, Sept. 23, 2016. Henderson-Barker Funeral Home, West Branch.

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Political Cartoon

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Pumpkin crop overcomes 2015 shortfall

Halloween enthusiasts need not take fright over the state of this year's U.S. pumpkin crop. Supplies of the orange-yellow fruit are much more plentifu ...

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Sex offender found with child pornography

IOWA CITY - A sex offender violated the conditions of his parole after child pornography was discoved on his computer, authorities said.According to a ...

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LIVE STREAM: Watch the Cedar River water level rise

TowerNewsNetwork.com has a livestream feed of the Cedar River. The water is expected to rise throughout Monday, and reach a crest of 23 feet early T ...

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Stat Pak: Rutgers Hauer did die in the end

Five bullet points from Iowa's victory at Rutgers.     1. What's wrong with Iowa's rush defense? The season is a third over now and so the fact th ...

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Unemployment: Cedar Rapids loses 100 jobs, Iowa City area gains 900

Unemployment rates rose last month in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City metropolitan statistical areas, mirroring an uptick at the state level.The Cedar ...

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Letter: Complex problem requires willingness to solve

Sen. Joni Ernst (#x201c;Raising awareness about veteran suicide,#x201d; Sept. 18) is correct to express concern about this issue. It is not isolated t ...

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Estimated 400 National Guard soldiers mobilized for Linn County flood help

JOHNSTON - About 400 Iowa National Guard soldiers are being mobilized to provide support to local law enforcement at 75 evacuation control points begi ...

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Cedar Rapids officials ready for emergency rescues if necessary

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids public safety officials are prepared to make emergency rescues if water from the Cedar River breaches a temporary, 10-mile ...

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