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Althea Cole Staff Columnists Dec. 11, 2022 6:00 am51d ago
Displeased or not, most can agree that the fate of Iowa Democrats’ leadoff status was sealed three years ago on Feb. 3, 2020
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One of the sources used by Alexander Rapp in mapping out old public transit routes in eastern Iowa: an ad for the streetcar in Cedar Rapids and Marion, from the Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette and Republican, from Friday, 9 October 1931. These lines were replaced by buses by 1937. Courtesey of Alexander Rapp.
Staff Columnists Nov. 27, 2022 7:00 am67d ago
I hope Gazette readers had a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends and were able to reflect on the things …