Jeremy Morgan embracing leadership role as UNI’s lone senior

WATERLOO - Northern Iowa's Jeremy Morgan takes to the gym to shoot at 6 a.m., often inviting his teammates to via text message. The 6 a.m. workout is ...

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Time Machine: From railway guides to color printing

CEDAR RAPIDS - Charles A. Laurance grew up in a very young Cedar Rapids, a fact he chronicled in his limited edition book, #x201c;Pioneer Days in Ceda ...

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Joe Schaefer joining Iowa State football staff

AMES - Iowa State has hired Joe Schaefer as its director of football scouting, the school announced Monday.Schaefer replaces John Kuceyeski, who left ...

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In Iowa: It’s been a horrible month, and words don’t feel adequate

One of my best friends has family in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, where 28 people died when militants attacked the Holey Artisan Bakery July 1. O ...

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LIVE COVERAGE: Monday at the Democratic National Convention

Gazette reporter James Q, Lynch and columnist Lynda Waddington are providing live updates from the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia ...

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Erv Mueller

OTHER DEATHS Erv Mueller, 77, of Prairie du Chien, Wis., died Saturday, July 23, 2016. Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Prairie du Chien.

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The trouble with “doubling down”

If we take a step back, the shooters of mass murders nationwide have had problems with social skills. Mainly they have been loners. They have thinking ...

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Nancy Ann Beatty

NANCY ANN BEATTY Edgewood Nancy Ann Beatty, 80, of Edgewood, died at her home on Saturday, July 23, 2016. She was born May 2, 1936, at home ...

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Iowa State basketball freshmen Young, Long hoping for opportunities

WEST DES MOINES - Solomon Young walked onto campus at Iowa State already looking like he could see some minutes in Big 12 play.The size of the freshma ...

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#Road2Philly: Yes, I’ll be celebrating

Being an observer to Hillary Clinton's expected presidential nomination means a lot to me. Here's why. At one of our recent Pints & Politics events, I ...

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David Yearian

WILLIAMSBURG David O. Yearian, 65, died Saturday, July 23, 2016. Powell Funeral Home, Williamsburg.

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Stephen Kepros

STEPHEN KEPROS Marion Stephen J. Kepros, 76, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016, at Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids. Funeral Mass: 10:30 ...

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Newstrack: Plan for growth at State Nursery proceeds

Background CEDAR RAPIDS - Iowa's State Forest Nursery, on the south edge of Ames, cut operating expenses, left positions vacant and closed the nurser ...

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Ollie Kopecky

TOLEDO Ollie Alena Kopecky, 100, died Sunday, June 24, 2016. Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home, Tama-Toledo.

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Some quick Iowa notes from Big Ten media days

CHICAGO - Desmond King and C.J. Beathard are on the cover of Iowa football's 2016 media guide. No, that's not surprising, especially given the fact t ...

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