People claim that America’s best engineering project was the Interstate Highway System that makes driving fast. Others counter that the massive roads destroyed regionalism by spawning gauntlets of chain restaurants and hotels.
The First Methodist Episcopal Church, a historic and iconic feature on Uptown Marion’s horizon that was set to be demolished soon, may be saved after all.
Community Apr. 20, 2022 6:00 am
The Nassif Community Cancer Center, in partnership with Physicians’ Clinic of Iowa Department of ENT, is offering free screening for oral, head and neck cancers on Monday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. To reserve a spot, call (319) 558-4876.
Herky the Hawk and Cedar Rapids Kernels’ Mr. Shucks share what it takes to be a good mascot and talk about the craziest things they’ve done.
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Travel Apr. 15, 2022 7:00 am
Standing on the edge of Kilauea Volcano crater on the Big Island in Hawaii, we had spectacular views of bubbling and steaming lava, a peek into the primordial forces of the earth.
Health & Wellness Apr. 14, 2022 6:00 am
Instead of carrying hatred in their hearts, my grandparents were able to find compassion, even love, for the boy who killed their son while driving drunk, knowing his life was also forever changed.
Anne Harris Carter has been hired as the first-ever health equity manager at Linn County Public Health. The daughter of Dr. Percy and Lileah Harris, Carter will focus on addressing systematic barriers to health equity, such as racism and poverty, that community members face.