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Posted by Letters | Feb 28, 2017

By Robert David Even as a kid, you did not get a “do-over” in my neighborhood without a fight. Accidentally tap the white pool ball with the cue stick, or...

Posted by Letters | Feb 28, 2017

Photo by Jim Legans, Jr By Jason B. Lassner Two recent events suggest that we Iowans are serious about addressing the scourge of cell phone use while driving: a 12-0...

Posted by Efraín Villanueva | Feb 28, 2017

Berlin Wall. Photo by Daniel Huizinga Por Efraín Villanueva Un candidato promete devolver al país su grandeza. Omite, sin embargo, detalles. ¿A qué tipo de grandeza se refiere? ¿Cuándo fue...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Feb 27, 2017

Activists protest President Trump's executive orders Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017 in Iowa City. -- photo by Zak Neumann Ready to take action to build the community, state and nation you...

Posted by Emma Husar | Feb 24, 2017

Iowa City Major Jim Throgmorton outlined plans to "foster a more inclusive, just and sustainable city" in the annual State of the City speech delivered during Tuesday's Iowa City Council...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 23, 2017

A benefit Friday night at Near Future, a temporary exhibition space through Public Space One, will feature a night of punk tunes in support of the newly-formed Eastern Iowa Community...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Feb 23, 2017

Activists protest President Trump's executive orders Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017 in Iowa City. -- photo by Zak Neumann. Ready to take action to build the community, state and nation you...

Posted by Little Village | Feb 23, 2017

By Lauren Shotwell and Emma Husar Anti-pipeline protesters occupied the lobbies of U.S. Rep. Dave Loebsack's office and the downtown Iowa City branches of Wells Fargo and U.S. Bank on...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 21, 2017

Megabus, by teaming up with the Carroll, Iowa-based Windstar Lines, is bringing bus service back to the Iowa City area just a few months after pulling out of its previous...

Posted by Eleanore Taft | Feb 21, 2017

The NoDAPL movement is alive and well in Iowa, with numerous actions and events in the coming week. Tonight, supporters will rally ahead of the Iowa City Council meeting where...

Posted by Christine Hawes | Feb 17, 2017

Black history at the University of Iowa is deep, rich -- and largely still unknown. That's the message of Lena and Michael Hill, who will speak at the League of...

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 16, 2017

Both the Iowa House and Senate passed an overhaul of Iowa's collective bargaining measures on Thursday, sending the controversial bill on to Gov. Terry Branstad to be signed into law....

Posted by Lauren Shotwell | Feb 15, 2017

Photo by Paul Narvaez via Flickr Three times as many Iowans were diagnosed with the hepatitis C liver infection in 2015 than in 2000, according to a report from the...

Posted by Kasra Zarei | Feb 14, 2017

University of Iowa's Dr. Peter Thorne is also a member of the U.S. EPA's Advisory Board. Of the 17 record-setting hottest years, 16 have occurred since 2000. This year, 2017,...

Posted by Letters | Feb 14, 2017

Photo courtesy of the Harris family By Stacey Walker Every now and again it seems the universe bestows upon humanity one of those ethereal and affable personalities that end up...

Posted by Letters | Feb 14, 2017

The Iowa Capitol shown on the opening day of the Iowa Legislature, Jan. 9, 2017. -- photo by Lauren ShotwellBy Cindy Altmaier Riley I love Iowa! Did you know that...