Government

Coralville growth and spending drive City Council candidates

CORALVILLE - Four years after an epic 12-candidate election and two years removed from an incumbents-only race, Coralville again is in the midst of a ...

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Meet Iowa City Council At Large Candidate Angela Winnike

Name: Angela Winnike Address: 629 S. Riverside Dr., Iowa City Age: 35 Seat seeking: At Large Occupation: Nighttime mayor; Chief of Retail Operatio ...

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Iowa City Council candidates discuss housing, transportation

IOWA CITY - When Iowa City voters head to the polls Nov. 7, they'll be choosing three City Council members to help lead the community through complica ...

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Meet Iowa City Council At Large Candidate Kingsley Botchway

Name: Kingsley Botchway II Address: 2352 Catskill Ct., Iowa City Age: 32 Seat seeking: At Large (Elect two) Occupation: Director of Equity and Eng ...

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Meet Iowa City Council At Large Candidate Mazahir Salih

Name: Mazahir Salih Address: 2355 Jessup Circle Age: 44 Seat seeking: At Large (Elect two) Occupation: Community Organizer, Center for Worker Just ...

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Republicans predict good results in 2018

DES MOINES - U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley told a GOP fundraiser crowd Saturday evening he thinks next fall's election will be #x201c;an abundant harvest#x ...

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Meet Iowa City Council District B Candidate Ryan Hall

Name: Ryan Hall Address: 200 S. Summit St., Iowa City Age: 24 Seat seeking: District B Occupation: Student Educational background: Pursuing Under ...

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Iowa lawmakers scrutinize opioid law options

DES MOINES - Lori Peter shares her devastating experience with opioid addiction often, and all over Iowa.Everywhere she goes, she brings her son.Kelly ...

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Meet Iowa City Council District B Candidate Susan Mims

Name: Susan Mims Address: 1173 Oakes Dr., Iowa City Age: 60 Seat seeking: District B Occupation: Financial Advisor, Current At Large City Council ...

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Meet Coralville At Large Council Candidate Cindy Riley

Name: Cindy Riley Address: 734 14th Ave., Coralville Age: 56 Seat seeking: At Large Occupation: Owner/Manager, Winans Chocolates & Coffees, Coralv ...

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Iowa DHS reports ‘phishing’ email hack

DES MOINES - Officials with the Iowa Department of Human Services say the state agency's email system was hacked in August, possibly exposing health i ...

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Meet Coralville At Large Council Candidate Meghann Foster

Name: Meghann Foster Address: 2172 N. Oak Ct., Coralville Age: 42 Seat seeking: At Large Occupation: Adjunct Lecturer, University of Iowa; Digital ...

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Trump launches petition against NFL players’ anthem protests

WASHINGTON, Oct 20 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump has stepped up the pressure on the National Football League over protests by its players du ...

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Meet Coralville At Large Council Candidate Miriam Timmer-Hackert

Name: Miriam Timmer-Hackert Address: 1911 Lynncrest Dr. Age: 37 Seat seeking: At Large Occupation: Mediator Educational background: J.D., Univers ...

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Ernst declares victory in Renewable Fuel Standard squabble with EPA

DAVENPORT - U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, was declaring victory late Thursday, after EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt notified her and other lawmakers i ...

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