The Daily Iowan

Celebrating a proud heritage

CORY PORTER

April 9, 2015

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Although the Native American population at the University of Iowa is only an estimated 40 to 50 students, a celebration of the culture and heritage will fill Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Saturday. The event, which is organized and operated b...

Cottages still standing, for now

BILL COONEY

April 9, 2015

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The cottages on South Dubuque Street are still standing, two months after the Iowa City City Council decided to not give them historic-landmark status. City officials issued demolition permits for the cottages to the proper...

Woman suing UI signs book deal

NICHOLAS MOFFITT

April 9, 2015

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After striking a book deal, some new facts could come in the case of Teresa Wagner, who alleges the University of Iowa College of Law discriminated against her because of conservative political beliefs. Wagner signed the deal...

Athletics committee discuss new NCAA measure

CINDY GARCIA

April 9, 2015

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Changes in the way athletics scholarships are calculated have some members of the University of Iowa Presidential Committee on Athletics worried. “All we hear about athletics are the horror stories,” committee member...

Supervisors OK community ID

BEN MARKS

April 9, 2015

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Excited chatter and smiles filled the boardroom of the Johnson County Board of Supervisors on Thursday as around 100 people tried their best to cram into the tiny space. Waving signs with such slogans as “Yes! Identify...

Coralville man charged with OWI

DI STAFF

April 9, 2015

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Authorities have accused a Coralville man of driving while under the influence of drugs. Evan Shaw, 24, was charged with third-offense OWI on April 8. According to online court documents, an officer observed a beige Toyota SUV...

Iowa City man charged with theft from DC’s

DI STAFF

April 9, 2015

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Authorities have accused an Iowa City man of stealing money from a business. Cinque Smith, 20, was charged with second-degree burglary on Feb. 17. According to online court documents, DC’s bar had money stolen from its office,...

Scott McDonough announces candidacy

DI STAFF

April 9, 2015

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Scott McDonough, the owner of McDonough Structures, announced Thursday he would run for the District C seat on the Iowa City City Council. “Iowa City is moving in a positive direction. I want to use my experience in the...

Hawks need to replace big guns

DANNY PAYNE

April 9, 2015

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Iowa is scheduled to practice at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines Saturday at 12:30 p.m. There are plenty of things to watch at the practice, but the following are three story lines we deemed interesting. What is the status ...

Baseball heads for stiff test

IAN MURPHY

April 9, 2015

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The hype around Iowa baseball is building and rightfully so. The Hawkeyes enter this weekend with a 21-8 record and in sole possession of first place in the Big Ten with a 6-0 record. They are just outside the top 25 in th...

Iowa heads to Illinois

BLAKE DOWSON

April 9, 2015

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The Iowa men’s tennis team will head to Illinois this weekend for matches against Illinois and Northwestern with one thing in mind — earning respect. “We’re going over there this weekend, and we’re going...

Hawks set to battle top-five Big Ten teams

JOSH HICKS

April 9, 2015

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The Hawkeye women’s tennis team has its work cut out this weekend as it plays its last two home dual matches of the season. Iowa will host No. 18 Ohio State (15-4, 7-0) at 4 p.m. today and No. 64 Penn State (9-9, 5-2)...