The Daily Iowan

Partnership for Alcohol Safety mulls mystery shopper initiative

ALISON CRISSMAN

July 10, 2013

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With Iowa City officials focusing much of their recent efforts on creating a more vibrant downtown that is not so focused on alcohol, one Iowa City business owner made a suggestion to improve these efforts at the Partnership for...

UIHC offers the latest advances in stroke treatment

ROBERT CROZIER

July 10, 2013

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If a clot ever blocks an artery to your brain, or if you start bleeding into your skull, the next few hours of your life are critical, and they could be your last. From a stroke’s onset, doctors have a three to four-and-a-half...

Metropolitan Planning Organization approves area transportation projects

JULIA TRUSZKOWSKI

July 10, 2013

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Projecting continued near-future growth throughout Johnson County, area officials are taking the necessary steps now to accommodate additional residents, services, and traffic. In a Wednesday evening meeting at the North Liberty...

Floodwalls and HESCO barriers coming down

KRISTEN EAST

July 10, 2013

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Floodwalls and HESCO barriers protecting a handful of University of Iowa buildings have remained intact even as Iowa River levels have continued to decrease. And more than a month removed from initial flood-mitigation efforts,...

UI to host first VP for strategic communication finalist today

KRISTEN EAST

July 10, 2013

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The University of Iowa will host today the first finalist for the UI vice president for Strategic Communication position. Jeff Iseminger, the interim vice president for university advancement and marketing at Minnesota State...

Local homeless man sets car ablaze

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 10, 2013

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A local homeless man has been charged after allegedly setting fire to a vehicle following a drug sale. Jerry Titus, 57, was charged June 23 with second-degree arson. According to an Iowa City police complaint, officers responded...

Iowa City bus routes to change today

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 10, 2013

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Continued road work on one of Iowa City's most heavily traveled corridors will result in the closure of an East Side intersection and adjustments to a number of bus routes, a city release said on Wednesday. With construction...

Disterhoft, Doolittle dominate

RYAN YOUNG

July 10, 2013

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Ally Disterhoft and Bethany Doolittle pushed their team past Morgan Johnson’s and Kali Peschel’s team Wednesday night, winning, 84-66, in the Game Time League’s fourth week of action. Disterhoft dropped 30 points...

Logic, Kastanek become lethal duo

JACOB SHEYKO

July 10, 2013

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Wednesday evening action displayed speed, skill, and toughness in the Game Time League as Alexa Kastanek and Sam Logic stole the show. Logic’s and Kastanek’s team defeated Theairra Taylor’s team, 77-71. The...

Team chemistry vital for summer-league success

MATT CABEL

July 10, 2013

Filed under Sports

Some things are missing for Iowa basketball players participating in the Prime Time League. Teams consist of players from a multitude of different schools around the state of Iowa. Only two Hawkeyes are allowed on each team,...

Ihm set for the John Deere Classic

CODY GOODWIN

July 10, 2013

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Iowa’s Steven Ihm spent this past Tuesday afternoon at the TPC Deere Run Golf Course with former Masters champion Zach Johnson. Ihm and Johnson talked about their upcoming weekend, shared a few jokes and, of course, played...

Meyer on Groza Watch List

MATT CABEL

July 10, 2013

Filed under Sports

Mike Meyer’s three successful seasons as the Iowa football team’s placekicker has earned him a spot on the 2013 Lou Groza Award preseason watch list. This is the third-consecutive year the native of Dubuque has been...