TODAY’S WEATHER — Partly cloudy. High 3, low -9.
HUGE ‘GARAGE SALE’ STARTS AS SHERATON IS LIQUIDATED — If anyone is looking for a $1 garbage bin or a $1,250 oil painting, a massive “garage sale” going on in downtown Iowa City over about the next month could be the place to try shopping. Read more: http://thegaz.co/2E4tJAp
SUPERVISORS MOVE AHEAD ON PUBLIC HEALTH BUILDING — Linn County supervisors approved an agreement Wednesday they say will provide the best local contractor to build a new public health building. Read more: http://thegaz.co/2E4lww5
MAN FOUND DEAD OUTSIDE IOWA CITY REC CENTER — Police are investigating the death of an Iowa City man who was found Tuesday afternoon in the snow outside the Robert A. Lee Recreation Center — only about a block from his home. Read more: http://thegaz.co/2E2rOw6
IOWA QUARTERBACK WIEGERS TRANSFERRING — Junior quarterback Tyler Wiegers announced Wednesday that he is transferring to Eastern Michigan. Wiegers pushed sophomore Nate Stanley for the starting job early this fall. Read more: http://thegaz.co/2qibcym
QUOTABLE — “You know, rivers are not Republican and Democrat. I would really prefer to see a solution that bring ideas from all communities and both parties instead of trying to rush a bill to the governor’s desk.” Senate Minority Leader Janet Petersen, D-Des Moines, on potential water quality initiatives in the Iowa Legislature this year. Read more: http://thegaz.co/2E45q5v