Current Science Illustrated Vol III is out now – Also, Wandering Bears are in town tonight – 12/16 at Blue Moose

This has been a great week around here. We launched the new, started hearing all the awesome news about Mission Creek 2012, met with Andre Perry and Hugh Ferrer to pick out a Hot Tin Roof winner for January, and even made it out to a house show last night at Brendan Records, where […]

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Your Town Now: Stopping the Silence

Women’s Resource and Action Center: Men’s Anti-Violence Council: Rape Victim Advocacy Program: Rape Crisis Line at the RVAP: (319) 335-6000 Iowa Sexual Abuse Hotline: (800) 284-7821 For the purposes of this writing, let’s stipulate up front that we don’t really know exactly what happened in the Penn State football locker room in […]

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Can-do Spirit

It was a home game a few years ago when I first saw Dog, whose real name is Frank Webb, guiding his bike and cart loaded five feet high with the day’s haul. He was winding his way between dense crowds of fans, ignoring the noise as he stopped intermittently, and adding to his already […]

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