Iowa in ‘midst of workforce crisis,’ report says

There's a stark message for Iowa in a new report from the state's governor and workforce agency - Iowa is #x201c;in the midst of a workforce crisis.#x ...

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Amy Garlock

AMY LOU GARLOCK Winfield Amy Lou Garlock, 85, of Winfield, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Henry County Health Center in Mount Pleasant. The ...

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Letter: Do not let respect disappear from society

Remember when we showed respect for the United States flag? Remember when we showed respect for the president of the United States of America? Remembe ...

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Ophthalmologist gets O.K. to open outpatient surgery center

After applying five times in more than a decade for state permission to open an outpatient eye surgery center in Cedar Rapids, ophthalmologist Lee Bir ...

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Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington dead at age 41

Chester Bennington, the lead vocalist of rock band Linkin Park, was found dead in a southern California home Thursday, the Los Angeles County coroner' ...

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Hawkeye Dirt Tour rolls on to Knoxville Raceway

KNOXVILLE - Back-to-back nights of IMCA Hawkeye Dirt Tour Modified racing rarely disappoints. That the second of those two nights comes at the most w ...

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Iowa Lottery has fourth-best sales year

By Rod Boshart, Gazette Des Moines BureauCLIVE - Without the lure of eye-popping, world record lotto jackpots, sales for Iowa Lottery tickets slipped ...

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Iowa has vested interest in combating climate change

Linn County this week joined the ranks of local entities from around the country pledging to meet the spirit of the Paris agreement on climate change ...

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Carmen Stevens

CARMEN STEVENS Cedar Rapids Carmen Stevens, 31, of Cedar Rapids, died Monday, July 17, 2017, at her home. Funeral service: 11 a.m. Monday, July ...

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T-Mobile raises subscriber forecast

T-Mobile US Inc.'s popularity among wireless consumers continued as the fastest-growing mobile carrier exceeded subscriber estimates and again raised ...

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Fred Hubbell sees politics getting in the way of getting things done

CORALVILLE - In today's environment, being a successful businessman with no experience in elected office may not seem like the best resume for a candi ...

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Marcia Ward

CEDAR RAPIDS Marcia Ward, 66, died Tuesday, July 18, 2017. Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids.

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Watch Live: Iowa high school state softball semifinals

It's semifinal Thursday at the Iowa high school state softball tournament. Championship matchups will be set after today's action. You can watch Thur ...

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Scott Walker backing Kim Reynolds in 2018

DES MOINES - Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is getting help with her 2018 election bid from a border-state Republican ally.The Kim Reynolds for Iowa Committee ...

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