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Tuesday | The Daily Freeman-Journal

Debra Riehle, 61, Cedar Falls

She was born June 10, 1953, in Fort Madison, Iowa, daughter of Walter and Dorothy Welp Donahue.

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Related Topix: Cedar Falls, IA, Fort Madison, IA, Des Moines, IA

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Estherville Spirit

Ollie S. Fry

Funeral services for Ollie S. Fry, 94, of Estherville will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Estherville Lutheran Church in Estherville with Pastor David Bergstrom officiating.

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Related Topix: Estherville, IA, Wallingford, IA, Halfa, IA, Emmet County, IA, Gruver, IA

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Tama News-Herald

Adrian Neil

Adrian M. Neil, 91, formerly of Tama, passed away on June 27, 2014, under the care of his wife and Cornerstone Hospice in The Villages, Fla.

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Related Topix: Tama, IA, Des Moines, IA

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Connecticut Post

Basu: 'Freedom Summer,' a reminder our work is not finished

Until she went to college, Patti Miller had never so much as spoken to a black person.

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Related Topix: Jefferson, IA, Des Moines, IA, Education Etc., Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln, Opinion

The Washington Evening Journal

Perry Mason' inspired Lerner to become attorney

Jennifer Lerner recently took over the position of Assistant Washington County Attorney.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Washington County, IA, Grinnell College, Clinton, IA, Clinton County, IA

Mass Transit

IA: Area Artists Showcase Artwork Inside DART Bus

Four area artists will exhibit artwork inside a DART bus, beginning June 26, in a pilot project "Art on DART."

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Sentinel

Gordon William Bird

Gordon William Bird, 99, of DeKalb, Ill., died Monday, June 16, 2014, at Oak CrestDeKalb Area Retirement Center in DeKalb, Ill.

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Related Topix: DeKalb, IL, Ronald Reagan, Northern Illinois University, Northwestern University

Merced Sun-Star

Rekha Basu: 'Freedom Summer,' a reminder our work is not finished

Until she went to college, Patti Miller had never so much as spoken to a black person.

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Related Topix: Jefferson, IA, Des Moines, IA, Education Etc., Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

Fri Jun 20, 2014

Southern Newspaper Publishers Associa...

October 6 - 8, 2014 | 2014 News Industry Summit

Drake University professor Chris Snider spent three months testing and researching hardware and software tools to improve the quality of video you can produce with an iPhone or other smart phone.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

Southern Newspaper Publishers Associa...

October 6 - 8, 2014 | 2014 News Industry Summit

Drake University professor Chris Snider spent three months testing and researching hardware and software tools to improve the quality of video you can produce with an iPhone or other smart phone.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press

Police searching for the remains of a woman missing 54 years found nothing in the search of a Des Moines basement.

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Related Topix: Des Moines, IA, Newton, IA

Mon Jun 16, 2014

Breitbart.com

Champions of Change': White House to Praise Recipients of Executive Amnesty

The White House will be welcoming undocumented immigrants shielded from deportation by the president's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program Tuesday even as the policy has precipitated a crisis on the southern border as tens of thousands of children stream across with hopes of amnesty.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Candice Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sun Jun 15, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

Berkley grads garner $3.3M in scholarships

Graduation exercises were held June 5 at Meadow Brook, Baldwin Pavilion. Overall, the students earned $3,321,826 in scholarship funds, according to the district.

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Related Topix: Berkley, MI, Oakland County, MI, Michigan State University

Fri Jun 13, 2014

The Washington Evening Journal

Glance Back

Hunter McGee, an eighth-grade student at Washington Junior High School, recently participated in the State Geography Bee.

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Related Topix: Iowa, Des Moines, IA, Iowa State University

Tue Jun 10, 2014

Free Press

Veterans award college scholarships

ST. JUVIN VFW Post 1336 has awarded $1,000 scholarships to 2014 Coal City High School graduate Austin Bolker and Niko Cyrkiel, a sophomore at the University of Illinois at Urbana -Champaign.

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Related Topix: University of Illinois Urbana Champaign, Illinois, Life, Veteran Affairs

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