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Latest Articles by Lee Hermiston
Iowa Ideas Sep. 30, 2021 6:00 am617d ago
Making it easier to use is key, officials say
Iowa Ideas Sep. 14, 2021 9:00 am633d ago
Scheduled to be decommissioned Oct. 30, 2020, the plant did not restart after the Aug. 10, 2020, derecho caused “extensive” damage to the facility’s cooling towers, according to NextEra Energy Resources, the plants owner.
Iowa Ideas Sep. 14, 2021 6:00 am633d ago
There are some 492 closed bridges across Iowa, the state Department of Transportation says.
Reclaiming After Derecho Aug. 10, 2021 6:21 am668d ago
The city has about 8,000 stumps in rights of way and another 5,000 stumps in city parks that need to be ground.
News Aug. 10, 2021 10:47 am668d ago
“The overall goal is getting out information in a way and in a format that is going to get folks’ attention and spur them to take action during dangerous conditions and get themselves into shelter,” said Rich Kinney, warning coordination meteorologist in the National Weather Service’s Quad Cities office.
Crime and Courts Jul. 29, 2021 4:51 pm680d ago
A man arrived at a hospital Wednesday evening suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound, police said.
Fires Jul. 26, 2021 6:14 pm683d ago
The occupants of a home that caught fire Sunday were able to safely escape the blaze, authorities said.
Campaigns & Elections Jul. 23, 2021 6:07 pm686d ago
Coralville City Council member first to announce intentions to run after longtime mayor John Lundell says he won’t seek fifth term.
Local Government Jul. 21, 2021 4:24 pm688d ago
Lundell, 65, has served as an elected official in Coralville for 18 years. Now he said it’s time to step aside.
News Jul. 16, 2021 8:00 am693d ago
Both the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City public libraries have lifted the restrictions on browsing and capacity brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
News Jul. 13, 2021 7:47 pm696d ago
The Iowa Transortation Commission on Tuesday approved the establishment of a corridor preservation zone along I-380, which would reserve the land for future widening.
Crime and Courts Jul. 12, 2021 8:16 am697d ago
New Johnson County Sheriff Brad Kunkel has committed to improving his office’s response to domestic violence, including assigning detectives to follow up on all domestic violence arrests.
Community Jul. 5, 2021 8:00 am704d ago
The BookWalk, a permanent installation at Iowa City’s Willow Creek Park, will feature a new book each month.
Local Government Jul. 2, 2021 6:30 am707d ago
Several Iowa City Council members say they believe they are legally obligated to approve a controversial housing development near Hickory Hill Park, but one council member disagrees.
Jul. 1, 2021 6:21 pm708d ago
The Iowa City Council will shift its in-person meetings to The Senior Center beginning next week.