Monday Aug 11
Marching to a sweet conclusion
Avenue D and Seventh Street in West Point were lined with people as area residents enjoyed the Sweet Corn Festival parade.
The Des Moines Register
Slipstream founder Michael Winnike: 'Just me and a drum of granola'
Few people in the middle of personal turmoil -- deaths, career change, divorce, small business growing pains -- would say to themselves, "This would be a good time to launch a new business."
Iowa City Press-Citizen
Iowa 911 dispatcher resigned after mishandling calls, sleeping on the job
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- An Iowa emergency dispatcher has resigned after her superiors repeatedly disciplined her for mishandling calls for service, sleeping on the job and accessing police databases improperly, internal records show.
Public response leads to driver of red Grand Am wanted in hit-and-run
The Lee County Sheriff's Office used the media and Facebook to track down the driver of a red Grand Am that sustained damage in a pedestrian hit-and-run Sunday.
Iowa driver goes around barricade, dies in rollover
A West Point, Iowa man is dead after his SUV rolled over and he was ejected from the crash Friday.