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Posted by Emma McClatchey | Sep 26, 2017

John’s Grocery will soon stock its shelves with beer from Colorado craft beer company Ska Brewing. Based in the southwest Colorado city of Durango, Ska is best known for its...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Sep 25, 2017

During her Monday press conference, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds came out strongly in favor of the American flag and against NFL players silently protesting during the national anthem. But judging...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 25, 2017

According to the report by Ryan J. Foley, the business man was recruited in secret -- with Regents flouting Iowa's open meetings and records laws by using private email accounts...

Posted by Little Village | Sep 24, 2017

At the Englert, on Sept. 25 at 7 p.m., Lisa Lucas will anchor a night that focuses on literature and its unique role in shaping homes that wonder about the...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Sep 23, 2017

Sen. Joni Ernst’s town hall meeting at the Iowa Memorial Union on Friday afternoon started politely. The politeness lasted six minutes.

Posted by Jayme Bigger | Sep 22, 2017

Nancy Holland, known to many local kids as Miss Nancy of Toddler Storytime, is retiring from the Iowa City Public Library after almost 40 years.

Posted by Democracy in Crisis | Sep 21, 2017

This week, co-host Baynard Woods talks with ProPublica reporter Alec MacGillis about Jared Kushner’s rental properties, Ben Carson’s Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the machinations of Mitch...

Posted by Jordan Sellergren | Sep 21, 2017

Little Village is gathering bug spray and batteries to be donated to the residents of St. Croix following the devastation of Hurricane Maria. Items can be dropped off at the...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 21, 2017

A newly announced marathon, Run CRANDIC, will set off from The NewBo City Market in Cedar Rapids and take runners all the way to the goal line of the University...

Chuck Grassley
Posted by Paul Brennan | Sep 20, 2017

Sen. Chuck Grassley’s office didn’t respond to questions from Little Village about the senator’s position on Cassidy-Graham, the Affordable Care Act repeal bill Republicans are rushing through the U.S. Senate,...

Posted by Paul Brennan | Sep 20, 2017

There’s been a lot of confusion over the future of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program since Sept. 5, when Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the end of...

Posted by Emma McClatchey | Sep 20, 2017

Houston, whose name proved appropriate when eight dogs from Houston joined the center's ranks, is presumed to be about six years old. You're most likely to find him resting in...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Sep 20, 2017

Cathy Glasson, who up until now had been running an exploratory campaign, formally announced her official candidacy Tuesday evening in Cedar Rapids, with simultaneous events in seven additional Iowa towns....

Posted by Paul Brennan | Sep 19, 2017

The latest Senate bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) -- the Graham-Cassidy bill -- would remove protections for people with preexisting conditions, create new restrictions on women’s health...

Posted by Nicholas McCarty | Sep 19, 2017

Deep in the belly of the Vermeer Science Center at Central College in Pella, Iowa, cardboard boxes are stacked against the wall in a dimly lit laboratory. The boxes contain...

Posted by Baynard Woods | Sep 19, 2017

The political heat of 2017 has finally boiled all the political chants down to their essence. “Fuck that shit!” More than a thousand juggalos -- fans of the horror-art rap...