The Daily Iowan

Local businesses "think pink"

MEGAN SANCHEZ

September 30, 2013

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Pink lights will illuminate front porches, locals will walk in honor of those who have battled, and money will be donated toward research. All of these events have one central purpose: promoting breast cancer awareness. In light...

IC officials eye south wastewater plant completion

REBECCA MORIN

September 30, 2013

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As Iowa City moves closer to completing flood recovery, one prominent project is still missing a crucial component: additional funding. The Iowa City Wastewater Treatment Facility Project, which aims to rectify damage from the...

Coralville breaks ground on development project

JULIA DAVIS

September 30, 2013

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As eight shovels scooped up mounds of dirt from the empty lot at the intersection of Fifth Street and Third Avenue, the city of Coralville became one step closer to erasing the marks left by the devastating flood of 2008. A...

New York Times columnist speaks at UI

DANIEL SEIDL

September 30, 2013

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The global issues of genocide and human trafficking may seem far away for some, but for a New York Times columnist who dropped into Iowa City Monday, the topics strike particularly close to home. The reason? He’s experien...

Open enrollment begins for statewide health care exchanges

BRENT GRIFFITHS

September 30, 2013

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In the three years since the Affordable Care Act was signed into law, the Republicans gained control of the House, the Supreme Court weighed in, and President Obama secured a second term. The president’s health-care law...

Local woman expected to plead guilty to vehicular manslaughter

DI STAFF

September 30, 2013

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An Iowa City woman is expected to plead guilty to accidentally killing a friend by running her over with a truck. Miranda Lalla is accused of the Class-B felony of vehicular homicide resulting in the death of Pamela Gross on...

Local man charged with stealing from Cold Stone

DI STAFF

September 30, 2013

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A local man has been accused of stealing money from a safe of an area ice-cream shop. Connor Fudge, 25, was charged Sept. 12 with third-degree burglary. According to an Iowa City police complaint, on Sept. 11 and 12, Fudge was...

IC man accused of possessing a fraudulent document

DI STAFF

September 30, 2013

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An Iowa City man has been accused of possessing a fraudulent document.  Victor Morales-Campos, 22, was charged Sept. 29 with forgery. According to an Iowa City police complaint, Morales-Campos was pulled over for speeding....

Cedar Rapids man accused of stealing a cell phone

DI STAFF

September 30, 2013

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A Cedar Rapids man has been accused of stealing a cell phone. Jordan Beltramea, 21, was charged Aug. 12 with third-degree theft. According to a University of Iowa police complaint, Beltramea was reportedly observed on camera...

New Pioneer hosting press conference about new store location

DI STAFF

September 30, 2013

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An Iowa City-based natural and organic food cooperative will hold a press conference regarding updates to the company’s expansion plans. New Pioneer Food Co-op, which operates Iowa City and Coralville grocery stores, will...

Waterloo man charged after breaking into victim’s house

DI STAFF

September 30, 2013

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A Waterloo man has been accused of breaking into a residence. Shane Wright, 25, was charged June 21 with third-degree burglary, second-degree theft, third-degree attempted burglary, and fourth-degree theft. According to an Iowa...