Cedar Rapids man accused of attacking woman with machete

A Cedar Rapids man faces multiple charges after officials said he attacked a woman with a machete Sunday in the 2000 block of Park Avenue SE. According to the...

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Linn County party leaders raise concern of Auditor’s Office sample ballots

CEDAR RAPIDS — Chairs of the three major political parties in Linn County have expressed concern over sample ballots mailed out by the county Auditor’s Office — which have...

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U.S. lottery jackpots climb to combined $2.2 billion

Who wants to be a billionaire? For $2 a ticket, lottery players have a chance to be among the richest people in the world if they beat the long-shot...

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Northwest Iowa family maintains pumpkin patch after death of patriarch

ORANGE CITY, Iowa — After her husband, Dave, died suddenly last April, Helen Huitink had a very important decision to make.

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Marriage licenses

Marriage licenses issued recently in Woodbury County:

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NW Iowa religious activist burns LGBTQ library books in protest of OC Pride

ORANGE CITY, Iowa — The leader of a northwest Iowa pro-life, anti-homosexuality group on Friday made a Facebook Live video in which he burned several books from the Orange...

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Power of TV political ads limited, Iowa State report says

The political advertising on your television right now is relentless. Those campaign ads can appear to be effective, but they cannot buy an election, a new Iowa State University...

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Cedar Rapids considers sweetening historic property incentives as advocates urge stronger protections

CEDAR RAPIDS — Historic preservation advocates are pressuring local government to intervene more to save historic properties after a wave of demolitions by private developers in the past several...

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Today’s best bets around Siouxland

Today’s top picks from our online calendar. Find more events at siouxcityjournal.com/calendar.

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Sanders stumps for Scholten in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY — Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont was in Sioux City Saturday night stumping for J.D. Scholten, the Democratic congressional candidate seeking to unseat U.S. Rep. Steve King,...

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