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Iowa City, Iowa is located in Johnson County. Zip codes in Iowa City, IA include 52245, 52242, and 52243. The median home price in Iowa City is $239,900 which is roughly $141/per square foot. More Iowa City information.

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4 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

Council approves funding for Iowa City Police to use body cameras

The Iowa City Council voted unanimously to approve funding for Iowa City Police officers to get 84 body-mounted cameras, during Tuesday's regular council meeting. The issue was addressed after a video surfaced online showing Iowa City Police breaking up a house party, but it's since gotten a lot of attention and criticism saying the actions of officers were wrong.

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10 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

Iowa man pleads guilty in girl's 1974 slaying

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13 hrs ago | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

ICPD Receives Medication Disposal Grant for 24-Hour Receptacle

ICPD Receives Medication Disposal Grant for 24-Hour Receptacle Lang 9-16-14 The Iowa City Police Department has received a grant from CVS Pharmacy's "Medication Disposal for Safer Communities" program for a "take-back" container that will allow people to drop off and safely dispose of expired, unused, or unwanted medications. The program also helps communities combat prescription drug abuse by keeping such medications off the street.

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18 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Peer Pressure Makes Healthcare Workers Better Hand Washers

Researchers at the University of Iowa's Carver College of Medicine studied hand hygiene compliance and opportunities, as well as the location and proximity of every healthcare worker in the intensive care unit of the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics during a 10-day period for 24 hours a day. After recording more than 47,000 hand hygiene opportunities, the estimated hand hygiene rate was seven percent higher when healthcare workers were in close proximity to peers as compared to when healthcare workers were alone - 28 percent vs. 21 percent.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

KCJJ-AM Iowa City

Multiple Burglaries, Harassment, Leads to Arrest of Iowa City Man

Multiple Burglaries, Harassment, Leads to Arrest of Iowa City Man Murphy 9-15-14 Iowa City Police arrested a man who was seen breaking into numerous cars on South Johnson Street. 20-year old Sanat Divekar of Myrtle Avenue was witnessed breaking into several cars near the 400 block of South Johnson Street just after 4:00 pm Saturday.

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The Washington Evening Journal

Carl A. "Carly/Spinner" Prybil Jr.

Carl A. "Carly/Spinner" Prybil Jr., 68, of Riverside died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in the University of Iowa Hospitals in Iowa City.

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The Washington Evening Journal

Ida "Dorothy" A. (Skubal) Scherrer

Ida "Dorothy" A. Scherrer, 93, of Iowa City, died Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, in Legacy Gardens Special Memory Unit in Iowa City A Mass of Christian burial was held at 10 a.m., Monday, Sept.

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KCJJ-AM Iowa City

IC Woman Charged with Keeping Drugs Near Child

IC Woman Charged with Keeping Drugs Near Child Lang 9-15-14 Allegedly keeping an assortment of drugs near her minor child has lead to an Iowa City woman's arrest. Iowa City Police and the Johnson County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on the Amber Lane residence of 40-year-old Tracy Lynn Mennenga just before 2pm on June 17th.

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KCRG

Ames man accused of break-in, assault at Iowa City apartment

According to an Iowa City police criminal complaint, officers were called to 313 S. Gilbert St. at 7:27 p.m. Saturday for a report of a break-in and assault. Witnesses told police that 19-year-old Mason J. Sury was in an apartment directly below the victim's apartment and became upset.

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

Free CPR courses offered in Johnson County

Johnson County emergency responders are offering free classes on CRP, AED, and chocking maneuver this Saturday. The Johnson County EMS Association along with the Johnson County Ambulance Service will host free 30 minute hands-only courses starting at 8 a.m. The classes will be held at the Johnson County Health and Human Services Building on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 855 S. Dubuque Street, Iowa City, and will be held on a first come, first serve basis.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Rivals.com

FREE: Week Four Football Games to Watch

Iowa Preps has put together a list of the games to watch during the fourth week of the 2014 football season. See which contests will be ones to keep a close eye as clubs are fighting it out on the gridiron now! Who will win these battles? Click here to see our predictions for these games now! 1.) Dowling Catholic at Valley, West Des Moines 2.) Humboldt at Carroll 3.) Cedar Rapids, Washington at Linn-Mar 4.) Iowa City, City High at Iowa City, West 5.) Johnston at Waukee 6.) Southeast Polk at Ankeny Centennial 7.) South Winneshiek at New Hampton 8.) West Branch at North Cedar 9.) Spencer at Bishop Heelan 10.) Harlan at Dallas Center-Grimes College Merchandise Site-specific editorial/photos © IowaPreps.com.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Federal officials review Iowa City sidewalk ramps

Iowa City is being scrutinized by federal investigators who are trying to determine whether the city has violated the Americans with Disabilities Act. The Iowa City Press Citizen reports that the Johnson County Task Force on Aging complained to the U.S. Justice Department earlier this year about the sidewalks and curb ramps throughout the city.

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KCJJ-AM Iowa City

Two Men Arrested After Burglary

Two Men Arrested After Burglary Murphy 9-14-14 Iowa City police arrested two men who broke into a downtown home and looted a residence, stealing thousands of dollars in items. 20-year old David Homan of Second Avenue and 22-year old Thomas Rice of West Des Moines were found early Saturday morning near the College Street residence, while Homan appeared to be urinating on a dumpster.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

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Iowa regents will mull eight more efficiency 'opportunities' in...

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Sept. 12--IOWA CITY -- The Board of Regents will convene for a special meeting Oct. 2 to discuss eight more cost-saving, revenue-generating, or efficiency "opportunities" uncovered during a sweeping review of its universities.

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KCJJ-AM Iowa City

Claims Filed in Iowa Food Bidding Settlement

Claims Filed in Iowa Food Bidding Settlement AP/Lang 9-13-14 More than 20,000 claims have been filed by parents seeking part of a $1.9 million class-action lawsuit settlement over food bidding at hundreds of Iowa schools, including several in the Iowa City area. The claims filed since the settlement was announced Sept.

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KCJJ-AM Iowa City

IC, Coralville Police Ask for Body-Mounted Cameras

IC, Coralville Police Ask for Body-Mounted Cameras Lang 9-13-14 The police departments of Iowa City and Coralville are asking their respective city councils to buy them body-mounted cameras. The cameras would record officers' encounters with the public.

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Iowa City Press-Citizen

Accomplishments

He chose his 8-iron to reach the green. Playing along with him was his friend, Jared Harmon.

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Washington Times

Some Iowa fans irked by new Herky design

It's like Kirk Ferentz waking up on Saturday and putting on black pants instead of khaki, or Hayden Fry ditching his aviator shades for horned rims. The University of Iowa's beloved mascot, Herky, has a new look this fall, and like any Hawkeye-related change, it's stirred up the emotions of football fans.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

KCJJ-AM Iowa City

Feds Investigate IC After ADA Complaint

Feds Investigate IC After ADA Complaint Lang 9-12-14 Federal investigators have had their eyes on Iowa City for several months after a complaint from the Johnson County Task Force on Aging. The group filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Justice claiming many of the city's sidewalks were not compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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KCJJ-AM Iowa City

Iowa City Man Charged After Altercation at Apartment

Iowa City Man Charged After Altercation at Apartment Murphy 9-12-14 An Iowa City man was charged with a pair of misdemeanors after a verbal altercation at his apartment turned physical. During the course of this argument, 20-year old Tyshaun Harris of Muscatine Avenue punched his victim in the mouth, causing redness, swelling and a cut.

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