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Lauren Shotwell

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Oct 6, 2016

Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood, speaks to a crowd at a Hillary Clinton campaign event in Iowa City on Oct 5, 2016. -- photo by Lauren Shotwell Cecile Richards,...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Oct 6, 2016

Trans-Pacific Partnership Town Hall Iowa Memorial Union -- Saturday, Oct. 8 at 6 p.m. Photo by Adam Burke Prominent activist Larry Cohen will speak at the University of Iowa Memorial Union...

Illustration by Marcus Parker
Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Oct 4, 2016

Illustration by Marcus Parker Shouts and cheers in a mix of French and occasional English rang out on Coe College’s Clark Field in Cedar Rapids last month as soccer players...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Oct 4, 2016

After predictions of flood levels in Cedar Rapids as high as 25 feet, the Cedar River relented and crested Tuesday, Sept. 27 at just under 22 feet—still the second biggest...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Oct 3, 2016

Sen. Bernie Sanders took questions at a town hall meeting in Dubuque on Sunday, Sept, 14, 2014. Bernie Sanders' stop in Iowa City today has been canceled, according to a...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 30, 2016

Photo via berniesanders.com Sen. Bernie Sanders will hit three Iowa towns on Monday, including Iowa City, to stump for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. Sanders will visit Davenport, Iowa City and...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 30, 2016

Photo by Huw Loaring The Cedar Rapids Police Department is investigating a fatal stabbing incident this morning that left an 18-year-old man dead. Police officers responded to a call around...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 29, 2016

Photo by Adam Burke Early voting for the November 8 presidential election began this morning. Find out where you can place your ballot by visiting the Johnson County Auditor's Office...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 29, 2016

Rock Against the TPP Black Hawk Mini Park, Ped Mall -- Thursday, Sept. 29 at 5 p.m. Black Hawk Mini Park is located on the north end of the Ped...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 28, 2016

Photo by Huw Loaring As the Cedar River began its slow descent from peak flood stage, a shrinking evacuation area meant some area residents were able to go home Wednesday....

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 27, 2016

Workers add dirt to a levee on the riverfront near the Penford Products plant on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. -- photo by Lauren Shotwell. The Cedar River in Cedar Rapids...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 27, 2016

Photo by Adam Burke Update: Cedar Rapids police identified the 13-year-old girl as Ireshia Parks, according to a Wednesday press release. The State Medical Examiner in Ankeny is expected to...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 27, 2016

People gathered at Studio 13 in Iowa City to watch the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on Sept. 26, 2016. -- photo by Lauren Shotwell Voters...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 26, 2016

Sandbags were piled in front of Lion Bridge Brewing Company and the Copper Alligator on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 in the Cedar Rapids Czech Village. -- photo by Lauren Shotwell...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 23, 2016

Photo by Huw Loaring The National Weather Service increased the predicted Cedar River flood level in Cedar Rapids by about one foot to 25.3 feet. The river is expected to...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 22, 2016

Photo by Adam Burke In news that brings back painful memories of the 2008 flood, officials announced that the Cedar River is expected to rise above flood stage Sunday and...