Photos: Pipeline protest results in almost 40 arrests

Zak Neumann, Dakota Access Pipeline, Bakken Pipeline

Cars and signs lined Mississippi River Road in Sandusky, Iowa, on Saturday. Nearly 150 people gathered to protest the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, which is slated to run underneath the Mississippi river into Illinois. Protesters gathered at the entrance to the pipeline worksite and eventually moved on to the property, passing pipeline security […]

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Photos: Hancher Auditorium Grand Opening

It’s been eight long years since floodwater overtook the stage at Hancher Auditorium. After years of planning and construction, the University of Iowa’s new Hancher Auditorium has opened it’s doors. A grand opening was held to welcome the public to the new $176 million dollar performance space. Just before the ceremonial ribbon was cut there were […]

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Photos: Greensky Bluegrass at Blue Moose Tap House

The Blue Moose Tap House was alive with whoops, whistles and dancing Thursday night. Michigan five-piece Greensky Bluegrass got the devoted crowd moving with their jam band approach to bluegrass sounds, delivered through a rock ‘n’ roll stage show. Atlanta-based indie folk act Cicada Rhythm started off the night, quickly captivating the rowdy crowd’s attention. […]

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