The Daily Iowan

Iowa City Animal Shelter seeing an influx of cats for adoption

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 8, 2013

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A recent home impoundment, coupled with a peak breeding period and a lack of available space at another nearby facility has one local entity pinched for space. And at the center of it all? More than 100 furry and fuzzy felines....

Local congregation furnishes international housing

ROBERT CROZIER

July 8, 2013

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One local church continues to open its doors to international students arriving at the University of Iowa by offering free necessities. Faith Baptist Church, 1251 Village Road, will host its 11th-annual International Furniture...

Aldi to open new, larger Iowa City location

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 8, 2013

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By the start of the new year, Iowa City grocery shoppers will have a new place to pick up that gallon of milk, among other household staples. Requests for construction bids were sent out by the city of Iowa City Monday morning...

UI, CoOportunity announce health insurance partnership

ALISON CRISSMAN

July 8, 2013

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Two Iowa health organization have announced a collaboration that will bring about two new options for Iowans when they seek health-insurance plans. CoOportunity Health, a multistate health insurance co-op, and the University...

Phil Hemingway announces bid for School Board

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 8, 2013

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A local parent and activist has once again decided try his hand at landing a seat on the Iowa City School Board. Iowa City resident Phil Hemingway, who ran in the 2011 election, announced his second bid in a Monday press release....

Cedar Rapids man charged with 3rd OWI

JULIA TRUSZKOWSKI

July 8, 2013

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A Cedar Rapids man has been charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated after being involved in a motor-vehicle crash. According to an Iowa City police complaint, Scott Clark, 38, was charged on Sunday with third-offense...

Branstad, Reynolds start potential re-election campaign

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 8, 2013

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Iowa’s current top two political heads may appear once again on 2014 election ballots. In a Monday press release, Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds announced they have begun laying the groundwork for a...

Cambus collides with another vehicle, no injuries reported

EMMA WILLIS

July 8, 2013

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A collision involving a Cambus occurred Monday evening at the intersection of Dubuque and Jefferson Streets. The Cambus turning south on Dubuque from Jefferson collided with a vehicle heading north on Dubuque at approximately...

Marble focuses on leading his senior season

MATT CABEL

July 8, 2013

Filed under Sports

A lot has changed in Iowa City since Devyn Marble first wore “Iowa” across his chest in Carver Hawkeye-Arena. The school he represents is quickly transitioning into a basketball school. He led his team to the NIT...

Hawkeye freshmen making big first impressions

JACOB SHEYKO

July 8, 2013

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Freshman guards Alexa Kastanek and Ally Disterhoft lined up against each other for their Game Time League opener in North Liberty three weeks ago. It was the first opportunity for Hawkeye fans to see the two heralded recruits...

Team USA now 2-0

RYAN YOUNG

July 8, 2013

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Aaron White and Team USA steamrollered its second World University Games opponent on Monday, improving to 2-0 in the preliminary round in Kazan, Russia. Creighton’s Doug McDermott led the team with 23 points and 10 rebounds...

Iowa basketball to play overseas

CODY GOODWIN

July 8, 2013

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The Iowa men’s basketball team will play six exhibition games in Europe in mid-August. Iowa will play two games against the London Lions at the Copper Box Arena in London on Aug. 13 and 14. The Aug. 13 exhibition is closed...