Dec 22, 2013
Iowa teen's death a mystery after her body is found in the backseat...
Father leaps from Manhattan highrise with his son, 3, killing them both on impact after judge ruled his ex-wife should have custody Pregnant nurse, 29, is FIRED after she refuses to have flu shot to protect her unborn child after midwife warned her it could hurt baby 'Our hearts ache for her family': Parents of Colorado school gunman issue ... (more)
Water Main Break Lowers Pressure in Walker
The mayor of the northern Linn County community of Walker said residents will experience a drop in water pressure overnight because of a water main break.
Voters oust three Linn County small-town mayors
A sample ballot shows only Jonathan Lawrence running for mayor at City Hall in Alburnett on Thursday, October 24, 2013.
Small cities in Iowa can struggle to find candidates for city hall
Caption: Jonathan Lawrence, current Alburnett city council member and candidate for mayor, on Main Street in Alburnett.
Cedar Rapids population size and perception work against integration
"Cities in Iowa have a chance to build an integrated community, but that's going to require a concerted effort" When it comes to skin color and if you live in Cedar Rapids, statistics indicate that the answer is likely to be "yes."