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Justice Susan Christensen named Chief Justice of Iowa Supreme Court

Justice Susan Christensen named Chief Justice of Iowa Supreme Court

DES MOINES — The Iowa Supreme Court has selected Justice Susan Christensen, Harlan, as its next chief justice. Justice Christensen will succeed Chief Justice Mark Cady who passed away suddenly…

OBIT: Herman Eggers, 91, formerly Charles City

OBIT: Herman Eggers,  91, formerly Charles City

Herman Eggers, 91, of Waterloo, formerly Charles City, passed away Saturday, February 22, 2020 at ManorCare Health Services in Waterloo. Inurnment will be at Sunnyside Memory Gardens in rural Charles…

CDC says flu killed 16,000 and sickened millions of Americans this season

CDC says flu killed 16,000 and sickened millions of Americans this season

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Has the recent flu outbreak impacted you or someone you know? Odds are, it did, as the federal government says the illness extracted a heavy toll this…

USDA and EPA announce continued commitment to support rural water systems

USDA and EPA announce continued commitment to support rural water systems

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) last week announced a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that will help rural water systems…

College Softball: Iowa goes 5-0 in Hawai’i

College Softball: Iowa goes 5-0 in Hawai’i

HONOLULU, HI — The University of Iowa softball team (12-2) defeated Kansas City, 4-2, on a pair of two-run homeruns from freshman Kalena Burns and senior DoniRae Mayhew in the…

College Basketball: UNI defeats Southern Illinois, 64-52

College Basketball: UNI defeats Southern Illinois, 64-52

CEDAR FALLS – Sophomore Austin Phyfe led the Panthers to a 64-52 win over the Southern Illinois Salukis on Sunday night. UNI has now moved to a 23-5 overall record…

College Baseball: Iowa drops final game of Tony Gwynn Tournament

College Baseball: Iowa drops final game of Tony Gwynn Tournament

SAN DIEGO – In the University of Iowa’s fourth all-time meeting against San Diego, the Hawkeyes lost 10-5 in their final game of the Tony Gwynn Legacy Tournament on Sunday…

Wisconsin school official arrested for sex trafficking, producing child pornography

Wisconsin school official arrested for sex trafficking, producing child pornography

MADISON, Wis. — The superintendent of a Wisconsin school district was arrested Thursday following his indictment by a federal grand jury for sex trafficking of a minor and producing child…