A Marion woman was arrested Friday after she allegedly robbed a Coralville bank Friday morning.
Jennifer Lee Redmond, 34, of 1115 Brockman Ave., Marion, was arrested Friday and charged with first-degree robbery and failure to display registration plate.
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Authorities: Suspicious package was food
Authorities closed the street where the package was discovered and called in explosive ordinance device teams from Linn County and Marion police.
Thu May 23, 2013
Marion council member resigns
The City of Marion says council member Lou Stark submitted his letter of resignation and they will appoint someone to finish the rest of the term.
Wed May 22, 2013
Southwest Cedar Rapids food trailer serves meals on wheels
On a bright and sunny Monday afternoon, Paul Andreasen prepared hot sandwiches and french fries inside his food trailer for a small group of regulars.
Wed May 15, 2013
Marion Man Leads Trooper on Overnight Chase
Marion Police have arrested a 22-year-old after a chase with speeds exceeding 80-miles per hour.
Mon May 13, 2013
Police Investigating Bank Robbery in Marion
Police are currently investigating a bank robbery that happened Monday morning. It happened at Farmers State Bank, 1380 Twixt Town Road in Marion, shortly before 10:15 a.m.. Police said a weapon was displayed when the robbery took place.
Sun May 12, 2013
Decisions play key role in history of Linn Star Transfer
Sometimes personal decisions are as important corporate planning in the strategic direction, growth and ultimate success of a company.
Sat May 11, 2013
Iowans see Paul as possible president, but broader appeal sought
Many Iowans didn't see anything unusual with U.S. Sen. Rand Paul's visit to Cedar Rapids on Friday three years ahead of the next presidential election and Iowa caucus.
Thu May 09, 2013
Dandekar Forming Committee to Explore Iowa U.S. House 1st District Campaign
Democrat Liz Mathis hugs former Iowa State Senator Swati Dandekar as she celebrates her victory in the Iowa Senate District 18 race Tuesday, Nov.
Wed May 08, 2013
Former fighter pilot, base commander running for Iowa House 68 seat
During 25 years in the Air Force, Ken Rizer was a jet fighter pilot and a base commander responsible for 60,000 people and a $250 million budget.
Mon May 06, 2013
Gordon "Gordy" Ray Fetter
Gordon "Gordy" Ray Fetter, 58, of Cedar Rapids, died Friday, May 3, 2013. Funeral Services are at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Cedar Valley Bible Church, 3636 Cottage Grove Avenue SE, Cedar Rapids, by Rev.
Sun May 05, 2013
From the ground up: What to look for when buying new seedlings
Some vegetables are planted in the garden using small plants rather than seeds. This is standard practice with warm-season vegetables like tomatoes, peppers and eggplant and is becoming the practice with cucumbers, squash, cantaloupes and watermelons because transplants shorten the time by several weeks between planting and harvest.
Economists: Student loan debt a concern, but is it next bubble?
University of Iowa senior education major Molly Good of Marion, Iowa, talks with graduate student financial counselor Sarah Lobb and assistant director of student financial aid Sara Harrington about her loan payment options during a meeting.
Sat May 04, 2013
Fri May 03, 2013
Shirley Mott, community contributor wrote a new blog post: Eastern...
April 23 was unlike any day I've experienced before. It is a day that will forever hold a special place in my heart.
Wed May 01, 2013
Clean Up Continues on Trails Damaged by Flash Flooding
Despite the warmer weather this week, flash flooding last month is keeping people off several trails in the Cedar Rapids area.
Erin Jordan wrote a new blog post: Iowa City Regina provides roadmap for reducing food waste
Regina Elementary School's Blaise Guidry dumps the remainder of his lunch into the garbage after eating lunch at the school Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Iowa City, Iowa.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Iowa City Press-Citizen
M. Douglas Emrich, 89
Memorial services 10 am on Saturday, May 4th at First United Church of Christ, Tipton, Iowa by Pastor David Lorenzen.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
From the Ground Up: May is a magical month for gardeners
Gardeners have many questions right now. When do I plant? What can I plant and when are we going to have warmer temperatures? A : May is the magical month when all gardeners have visions of creating Monet's gardens, but sometimes Iowa's weather doesn't cooperate.