New bike rental programs aim to show Cedar Rapids ‘better seen’ by bicycle

CEDAR RAPIDS - Visitors to Cedar Rapids are turning to new bike rental programs as a way to explore the City of Five Seasons and beyond, local bike sh ...

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Volunteers ride to the rescue in Italian earthquake disaster

PESCARA DEL TRONTO, Italy - Within hours of the earth shaking and houses collapsing, thousands of volunteers from all over Italy had descended on the ...

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Coralville police investigating armed robbery spree

CORALVILLE - Coralville police are warning the public about a string of armed robberies. According to the department's Facebook page, officers have r ...

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Vernon stresses importance of apprenticeships as part of developing workforce

CEDAR RAPIDS - With students returning to schools and college campuses, Iowa 1st District challenger Monica Vernon stressed the importance of investin ...

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Calvin Hook

CALVIN HOOK Manchester Calvin Eugene Hook, 86, of Manchester, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids, sur ...

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ISU’s Josh Jahlas, Jack Spreen on scholarship

AMES - The Iowa State football team is placing seniors Josh Jahlas and Jack Spreen on scholarship for the upcoming season, the school announced Thursd ...

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Sumner man killed in Chickasaw County flooding identified

CHICKASAW COUNTY - A Sumner man who died during Wednesday's flooding in northeastern Iowa has been identified.The Chickasaw County Sheriff's Office ha ...

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Uber loses $1.27 billion in first half of 2016

Ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies lost at least $1.27 billion before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization in the first six months of 2016 ...

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Iowa City police officer stresses bicycle awareness after collision with SUV

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City police officer said she is lucky to be alive after being hit by a truck earlier this month during a training ride.#x201c;Ther ...

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Sylvester Carolan

DECORAH Sylvester T. Carolan, 107, died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016. Fjelstul Funeral Home, Decorah.

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Mylan offers discounts on EpiPen after Clinton criticism

Mylan NV said on Thursday it would reduce the out-of-pocket cost of its severe allergy treatment EpiPen through a discount program, a day after Democr ...

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Former Hawkeye Dallas Clark recounts how Kinnick concert fundraiser came to be

Iowa City - More than a year in the making, Saturday's Back Porch Revival country music show is designed as a fundraiser to jump-start The Native Fund ...

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Letter: Hospital’s Kid Captains program is inspiring

Many kudos to The Gazette for placing Alison Gowans' report about the Hawkeyes Kid Captains program right smack on the front page of the Aug. 16 editi ...

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Vinton Boomtown reaches 10-year milestone

VINTON - One small Benton County town is gearing up for an event organizers claim is the largest of its kind in Iowa. The 10th annual Vinton Boomtown ...

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