Wahlert golfers have high hopes

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Iowa wind creates Iowa jobs

Iowa’s visionary leadership in renewable energy, started decades ago, makes the state an attractive market for innovation and wind energy bu ... »

Ervin Lewis
ERVIN LEWIS Iowa City Ervin H. Lewis, 76, passed peacefully Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, surrounded by family. Mass of Christian Burial will be cele ... »
Robert Nurre
DELHI Robert A. Nurre, 89, died Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. Clifton Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Earlville. »
Deere layoffs spread to non-ag units

More employee layoffs were announced Monday by John Deere, including furloughs in the company’s construction and forestry equipment sectors. ... »

Vern Schnoebelen
VERN SCHNOEBELEN Iowa City Vern E. Schnoebelen, 85, of Iowa City, died Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Mercy Iowa City. Funeral services will be held ... »
Board of Regents seek no new money for University of Iowa

The state Board of Regents is asking for a combined $15.8 million in new state allocations for Iowa State University and University of Northern Iow ... »

U.S. education secretary will visit Cedar Rapids

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan will visit Roosevelt Middle School in Cedar Rapids on Sept. 15, his office announced this week.

Dunca ... »

Howard Bjork
WEST LIBERTY Howard Arthur Bjork, 88, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. Henderson-Barker Funeral Home, West Liberty. »
Betty Masonhall
POSTVILLE Betty Masonhall, 93, died Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015. Schutte-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Postville. »
Dubuque police officers face another lawsuit alleging misconduct

The Dubuque Police Department is again being sued for excessive force, this time by a Wisconsin woman, who claims an officer pushed her down the s ... »

Illinois State Redbirds are very good, period

IOWA CITY — A story is posted on Illinois State’s athletics website informing people how to order tickets for the Jan. 9 FCS c ... »

New life coming for piece of NewBo history

CEDAR RAPIDS — Fire and smoke closed a historic building in the heart of New Bohemia 11 months ago, but life for the two-story brick edifice ... »

Cedar Rapids man gets 12-year prison sentence on firearm charges

CEDAR RAPIDS — A Cedar Rapids man was sentenced Friday to 12 years in prison for shooting out the passenger side window of an acquaintance&# ... »

University of Iowa Children’s Hospital price tag up $68 million

IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa’s new state-of-the art Children’s Hospital will cost more than planned — about $68 m ... »