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Ferentz’s future son-in-law assigned new supervisor after review

BRENT GRIFFITHS

March 7, 2013

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After a Cedar Rapids Gazette investigation revealed a possible violation of university policy in the employment of University of Iowa football assistant Tyler Barnes, the Athletics Department will review his long-term employme...

Alcohol compliance training is not as effective in Iowa City

REBECCA MORIN

March 7, 2013

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Despite many bar owners requiring employees to receive I-PACT certification, more sale-to-minor citations were issued in Iowa City than before the training program was launched. The state Alcoholic Beverages Division launched...

Johnson County paramedics working longer than usual

LAUREN COFFEY

March 7, 2013

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A black walkie-talkie crackles to life with the sound of a woman’s voice. An alarm echoes across the building. A few moments later, two men rush toward a door, and a siren sounds across the streets of Iowa City. The life...

Johnson County supervisors to draft letter, inviting city mayors to discuss SEATS funding

QUENTIN MISIAG

March 7, 2013

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The Johnson County Board of Supervisors decided to invite the mayors of Iowa City, Coralville, and North Liberty to hold a public meeting with them in order to reach a compromise over the future of the SEATS program. The city...

Iowa City diversity committee releases report, recommends change

NICK HASSETT

March 7, 2013

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The first and only report from Iowa City’s temporary Diversity Committee found that many minority citizens are unaware of their rights, are concerned with police actions, and feel public transportation services are lacking. The...

Iowa women’s hoops escapes first round with a win over Northwestern

TORK MASON

March 7, 2013

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HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. —The Iowa women’s basketball team played a sloppy game against Northwestern on Thursday, but it did just enough to win, 60-55, advancing to the second round of the Big Ten Tournament. The Hawkeyes...

Role reversals key Hawkeyes’ win over Wildcats

IAN MARTIN

March 7, 2013

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HOFMANN ESTATES, Ill. — It was an oddity befitting of a pre-noon tip. Iowa’s point guard Sam Logic led her team with 11 total rebounds in Iowa’s 60-55 victory over Northwestern on Thursday. Logic’s two...

May’s class act enters final story-filled scene as Iowa hosts Nebraska

TOM CLOS

March 7, 2013

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No one is more desperate to snap the Iowa men’s basketball team’s seven-year NCAA Tournament drought than senior guard Eric May. An Iowan who arrived in Iowa City during a time of great transition, May has played...

Hawkeye grappler Dziewa hopes to ‘open some eyes’ at Big Ten tournament

SAM LOUWAGIE

March 7, 2013

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A weigh-in rule kept Josh Dziewa from getting his chance for almost the whole season. Iowa wrestling head coach Tom Brands said the Hawkeyes needed Dziewa to weigh in at 141 pounds all year so he could back up senior Mark Ballweg...

Iowa Wrestling Weight Class Comparison

DI STAFF

March 7, 2013

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The DI takes a look at each weight class for Iowa in the Big Ten Tournament.

Hawkeye men’s tennis looking to end three game skid

DOMINICK WHITE

March 7, 2013

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The Iowa men’s tennis team lost three meets to ranked opponents in the past 10 days, and its record plummeted to 6-4. The Hawkeyes have played well in spurts but have failed to put together the collective effort necessary for...

Iowa women’s tennis ready for statement weekend

MIKE MAIENZA

March 7, 2013

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The Hawkeye women’s tennis team will take the courts to tackle a fierce No. 7 Northwestern squad at 3:30 p.m. today. Then, on March 10, they will head back to the courts at noon to take on No. 37 Illinois. Head coach Katie...