The Daily Iowan

Hancher continues projects as new building plans are finalized

MEGAN DEPPE

October 10, 2013

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The historic flood of 2008 may have closed the University of Iowa’s signature performing-arts center, but several university officials have maintained that the school’s spirit and dedication to the arts remains strong....

County expecting effects from government shutdown

LILY ABROMEIT

October 10, 2013

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Following the government shutdown 11 days ago, Johnson County officials said they are planning for changes the action may bring. The shutdown, which went into effect Oct. 1, closed down many government institutions. But while...

Board of Supervisors reflect on past year

LILY ABROMEIT

October 10, 2013

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In an effort to recognize success in the past year and plan for improvements in the future, the Johnson County Board of Supervisors disclosed its first annual report to the public for fiscal 2013. “It just is important...

Iowa City looks to allocate funding for three new projects

DI STAFF

October 10, 2013

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Money may be allocated to fund three new Iowa City projects. The Iowa City Housing and Community Development Commission made a recommendation to amend the fiscal 2014 Annual Action Plan at an Aug. 15 meeting to allocate uncommitted...

Iowa City industrial park project up for a vote

DI STAFF

October 10, 2013

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The completion of an Iowa City industrial-park project will be up for a City Council vote at its Oct. 15 meeting. The Iowa City Industrial Campus Project has been completed by Maxwell Construction of Iowa City. Iowa City Engineering...

City agency wants more bids for Normandy project

DI STAFF

October 10, 2013

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An Iowa City flood-restoration project is still seeking bids. The Department of Parks and Recreation has recommended that the Iowa City City Council reject all bids so far submitted. The bids received were from Iowa State Contractors...

Lalla expected to plead guilty today

DI STAFF

October 10, 2013

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An Iowa City woman accused of accidentally killing a friend by running her over with her truck is expected to plead guilty today. Miranda Lalla, 50, will appear in front of a District Court judge at 10 a.m. in a vehicular-homicide...

No. 18 Hawkeyes set to host Indiana and Pacific

DANNY PAYNE

October 10, 2013

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If someone’s first experience speaking with Tracey Griesbaum happened to be while she was talking about her team’s upcoming games with Indiana and Pacific, that person would think the Iowa head coach had just received...

Breaking down Ohio State film

CODY GOODWIN

October 10, 2013

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Urban Meyer’s record as the Buckeye head coach remained unblemished after Ohio State left Northwestern’s Ryan Field with a 40-30 victory last weekend. It wasn’t the prettiest game Ohio State has played dur...

Iowa prepares for match against Indiana

JACOB SHEYKO

October 10, 2013

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The Iowa soccer team โ€” fresh off a home win against Michigan State โ€” will kick off its second Big Ten road trip of the season when it takes on Indiana on Saturday in Bloomington, Ind. The Hawkeyes enter the match with 10-3-0...

Men’s tennis set to compete at Wake Forest Invitational

JACK ROSSI

October 10, 2013

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With a rested squad, head coach Steve Houghton is ready to face the challenges this weekend at the Wake Forest Invitational in Winston-Salem, N.C. The tournament will take place today through Oct. 13 and mark the midway point...