Iowa City Press-Citizen
Arrests for Dec. 3
24, at 1819 Hollywood Court in Iowa City. Andrew Jeffery Knott, 18, of 1815 39th St. in Marion was arrested for drunken driving at 4:09 a.m. Tuesday, Sept.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Marion Man Hurt In Hunting Accident
An eastern Iowa man was shot and injured during a weekend hunting trip in Linn County.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Call of the Colors: Your 2013 winners
For nearly 20 years, we have asked area photographers to capture the most colorful of our region's four seasons - fall.
MyBiz: Marion business sells bulk food, gluten-free products
Gluten-free ingredients and mixes are a popular category with customers at Martin's Country Store on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, in Marion, Iowa.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Eastern Iowans take a spin on Sunday's Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie
Two Eastern Iowans are big wheels in Hallmark Hall of Fame's TV drama, "Christmas in Conway," to air this coming Sunday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Theory and reality when it comes to mayoral residency
Marion resident Jodi Treharne presented a letter to the Marion City Council demanding that members tighten residency rules for candidates seeking city offices.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Hospitals expand health care access through telemedicine
Each morning, after Madison Arnold wakes up, he turns on a monitor, steps onto a scale to weigh himself and slides on a cuff to take his blood pressure.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Meryn Fluker wrote a new blog post: More Eastern Iowa students...
Students from Cedar Rapids Washington High School's orchestra joined global fusion band Matuto on stage Sept.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Marion Resident Fires Questions at The Mayor Over His Residency
MARION, Iowa - A Marion resident riddled Mayor Allen "Snooks" Bouska with questions at Thursday's city council meeting on whether he lived in the city of Marion, if his wife lived there and even inquired if he would have Thanksgiving dinner in Marion.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Cedar Rapids council approves annexation line with Marion on cities' north side
The City Council last night approved a new annexation line with Marion that generally parallels C Avenue NE to the east between East Robins Road and County Home Road and will help the cities plan for future development.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Voters will be the ones who address Marion's mayoral dust-up
As a resident of the beautiful north side of Marion, I can't understand why anyone wouldn't want to live there full-time.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Trial for Marion man accused of sex abuse is reset for 10th time
The trial for a Marion man accused of sexual abuse and sexual exploitation of a child didn't begin Monday as scheduled because the alleged victim told a prosecutor last week that she doesn't remember what happened.
Homers - What's going right
OPEN AGAIN: Admirable persistence by founder Henry Davison, volunteers and other supporters led to the reopening of the H.D. Youth Center with Soul Food, one of the Cedar Rapids community's resources for children and families.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Marion City Council Member Questions Mayor's Residency
An outgoing Marion city councilor isn't leaving office quietly. He is using his final days to argue the town's mayor actually lives in Hiawatha.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Des Moines Register
Democrats vying to replace Braley speak at forum
Five Democrats rarely were able to distinguish their ideas from one another's at a forum Thursday for candidates to replace Bruce Braley in the U.S. House.
Firefighters Investigate Marion House Fire
Marion firefighters are investigating an afternoon house fire. It happened just after 2:30 p.m., Thursday at 1120 West 8th Ave., Marion.Firefighters say the home had both smoke and water damage, mostly contained to the kitchen.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
New Marion Police Station Prepares to Open
MARION, Iowa - By the end of the week, Marion police will begin moving into a spacious two-story new station officials hope will meet the demands of a fast-growing town.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
The Des Moines Register
Iowa 1st District Democrats to hold candidate forum on Thursday
A whole crowd of Democrats vying to represent Iowa's 1st Congressional District will be in Williamsburg on Thursday for a candidate forum.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Remembering Armistice Day
A circa 1918 photo of a parade in Marion, possibly in celebration of the armistice ending World War I I hope all of you have taken a few moments today to consider the sacrifices of the men and women who have served this country, the difficulties faced by the families they leave behind, and to offer a prayer for those still in harm's way on our ... (more)