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Gov. Christie stumps in Iowa today

QUENTIN MISIAG

July 16, 2014

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Strident New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will make his way through Iowa today on a three-city sweep, first from a big-ticket Republican Governors Association fundraiser as the group’s 2014 national chairman, followed by tw...

Work begins on shelter

PAUL OSGERBY

July 16, 2014

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Shovels will strike dirt today to begin construction on a new, less cluttered home for cats, dogs, and other animals eagerly waiting at the current Iowa City Animal Care & Adoption Center. “We’re finally going...

Intervention training begins for bars

REBECCA MORIN

July 16, 2014

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The dim lighting of Bo-James was a staple Wednesday morning as a group of 12 wait staff and bartenders underwent a training not usually meant for bars. Raise the Bar, a new free initiative that offers bystander intervention trainin...

UI releases rental data

TING XUAN TAN

July 16, 2014

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Some University of Iowa students are not surprised by high rent. Recently, the Housing and Land Use Policy Program at the University of Iowa Public Policy Center made information on affordable housing available in an interactive...

Reaching across borders

MICHAEL KADRIE

July 16, 2014

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International students arriving on campus for the first time this fall should feel more welcome than ever before. Friends Without Borders is a new program for the University of Iowa’s upcoming 2014-15 academic year that...

Main Library stop closed

DI STAFF

July 16, 2014

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Cambus will not service a popular stop for the next couple of weeks. Because of construction at Madison and Washington Street, Cambuses will not stop at the Main Library. The change, effective Wednesday, will continue until July...

Food truck program starts today

DI STAFF

July 16, 2014

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A meal on the go will have a new meaning for Iowa City residents. The Iowa City Food Truck Program begins today. The three-month long pilot program will determine whether expanding vending opportunities for mobile food trucks...

Iowa football notebook: Defensive leadership, Rudock not satisfied

DANNY PAYNE

July 16, 2014

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Iowa football fans know a large part of the Hawkeyes’ 8-5 finish last season stemmed from the success of an experienced linebacking corps — one that has two players on NFL rosters. But with the team’s three lead...

Prime Time League a family affair for Eric and Wes Washpun

KYLE MANN

July 16, 2014

Filed under Sports

When the Panthers of Northern Iowa agreed to return to the Prime Time League this summer, those around the league were eager to bring in the extra batch of players. Nobody could’ve predicted how the rosters would shape up,...

McCool and company deep and dangerous

CHARLES GREEN

July 16, 2014

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Losing in any sport has a way of draining the confidence of players and teams. Coming into Wednesday night’s Game Time League playoff opener, No. 5 Pat McCool’s team had lost two straight. They responded with a 116-65...

Game Time playoffs begin

NICK STEFFEN

July 16, 2014

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No. 5 Pat McCool’s team 116, No. 4 Brian Joens’ team 65 Pat McCool’s team faced off against Joens’ in the first round of Game Time League playoffs Wednesday. Unfortunately for Joens’ squad, it suffer...

Football start times announced

DI STAFF

July 16, 2014

Filed under Sports

The nonconference home schedule of the Iowa football team’s season has been announced. Iowa’s opening game against Northern Iowa on Aug. 30 is slated to kick off at 11 a.m. and will be televised on Big Ten Network. The...