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Rylee Wilson


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Rylee Wilson is a news editor at The Daily Iowan. She has previously worked as a news and politics reporter for the DI. She is a junior at the UI studying journalism and political science.

Rylee Wilson, News Editor

Jan 12, 2021
Over 9,000 doses of the COVD-19 vaccine given in Johnson County (Story)
Jan 09, 2021
Iowa City considers 2.5 percent police budget increase with new outreach staffers (Story)
Jan 08, 2021
University of Iowa reports 13 new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Jan 08, 2021
Search committee sets job description for next UI president (Story)
Jan 06, 2021
Harreld denounces violence at U.S. Capitol (Story)
Dec 30, 2020
University of Iowa reports eight new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Dec 28, 2020
University of Iowa reports eight new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Dec 24, 2020
University of Iowa faculty, students, push for president with academic background (Story)
Dec 21, 2020
University of Iowa reports 16 new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Dec 16, 2020
University of Iowa reports 12 new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Dec 14, 2020
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics first hospital in the state to receive COVID-19 vaccine (Story)
Dec 06, 2020
Blotter: December 4 – 6 (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
North Liberty man accused of sexually abusing child (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
Blotter: December 1 (Story)
Dec 01, 2020
University of Iowa student accused of extortion (Story)
Nov 25, 2020
University of Iowa reports 40 new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Nov 23, 2020
University of Iowa reports 46 new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Nov 17, 2020
Blotter: November 17 (Story)
Nov 15, 2020
With cases rising, University of Iowa officials warn Iowa hospitals will soon be overwhelmed (Story)
Nov 05, 2020
University of Iowa alums at work in Washington, D.C. amid an uncertain election (Story)
Nov 04, 2020
‘Holding our breath’ D.C. demonstrators await results on contentious election night (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Washington D.C. prepares for election night unrest (Story)
Nov 02, 2020
Daily Iowan alum David Mastio talks media in the age of Trump (Story)
Oct 28, 2020
UI reports 23 new cases of COVID-19 as cases trend upwards (Story)
Oct 27, 2020
University of Iowa unions vote to recertify (Story)
Oct 21, 2020
Ernst mostly true in claiming she is one of the most bipartisan senators (Story)
Oct 15, 2020
Iowa City man accused of stealing car (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
University of Iowa reports 12 new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Oct 12, 2020
International travel suspended through Jan. 15, new COVID cases reported (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
Man indicted in connection with gunshots fired at apartment complex in August (Story)
Oct 07, 2020
UI reports 22 new cases of COVID-19 (Story)
Oct 02, 2020
UI reports 14 new cases of COVID-19, adds weekend library hours (Story)
Oct 01, 2020
Harreld to retire, opening search for new University of Iowa president (Story)
Sep 30, 2020
Clinton man accused of stealing motorcycle (Story)
Sep 29, 2020
University of Iowa College of Law welcomes most diverse class in its history (Story)
Sep 29, 2020
University of Iowa reports sexual assault at fraternity (Story)
Sep 28, 2020
UI professor accused of domestic abuse assault (Story)
Sep 23, 2020
UI reports cases of COVID-19 continue to decline on campus (Story)
Sep 23, 2020
USG passes resolution supporting sustainability, affordability, COVID-19 mitigation on campus (Story)
Sep 20, 2020
Coralville man accused of domestic abuse assault (Story)
Sep 20, 2020
Arizona man accused of stealing construction car (Story)
Sep 18, 2020
University of Iowa reports 44 new cases of COVID-19 on campus. (Story)
Sep 17, 2020
North Liberty man accused of controlled substance violation (Story)
Sep 17, 2020
North Liberty woman accused of vehicular homicide (Story)
Sep 16, 2020
Marion man accused of controlled substance violation, fleeing police (Story)
Sep 16, 2020
Iowa City-area man accused of stealing bicycle (Story)
Sep 16, 2020
Sexual assault reported in UI residence hall (Story)
Sep 15, 2020
Waterloo woman accused of stealing from Scheels in Coralville (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
University of Iowa drops slightly in US News rankings (Story)
Sep 14, 2020
No spring break at UI, classes to remain in hybrid format for spring semester (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
Iowa City woman accused of theft, burglary (Story)
Sep 13, 2020
Iowa City man accused of theft, burglary (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
Iowa City man accused of stealing a Moped (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
ICCSD denied temporary injunction on school reopening (Story)
Sep 07, 2020
University of Iowa reports 175 new COVID-19 cases (Story)
Sep 07, 2020
Iowa City woman accused of forgery (Story)
Sep 04, 2020
UI reports 256 new COVID-19 cases on campus (Story)
Sep 03, 2020
Students headed home from the UI may risk spreading COVID-19 to family members (Story)
Sep 03, 2020
North Liberty man accused of assaulting a peace officer  (Story)
Sep 01, 2020
Iowa City man accused of criminal mischief (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
Johnson County bars ordered to close after increase in COVID-19 cases amongst young adults (Story)
Aug 26, 2020
USG members disappointed in Harreld’s response to campus issues (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
Without football, Kid Captains will have to wait to take on Kinnick with the team (Story)
Aug 24, 2020
UI reports 111 COVID-19 cases on campus as classes begin (Story)
Aug 23, 2020
First-year Hawkeyes look towards an uncertain semester (Story)
Aug 19, 2020
Iowa City schools files lawsuit against the state, seeking local control of school reopenings (Story)
Aug 18, 2020
City Council defers Truth and Reconciliation commission resolution, seeks public input on external review of police actions (Story)
Aug 17, 2020
5,500 students to move into University of Iowa residence halls this week (Story)
Aug 13, 2020
Board of Regents to waive ACT requirement for 2021 entering class (Story)
Aug 11, 2020
State of emergency declared in Johnson County following derecho (Story)
Aug 10, 2020
Storm tears through Iowa City, leaves thousands without power (Story)
Aug 08, 2020
Family of UI student who died in 2019 polar vortex files wrongful death lawsuit against university (Story)
Aug 05, 2020
Reynolds signs executive order restoring felon voting rights (Story)
Aug 04, 2020
Reynolds says schools will need to make up non-compliant online instruction hours (Story)
Jul 30, 2020
University of Iowa replaces liberal-arts dean following violation of employee ethics policy (Story)
Jul 23, 2020
Johnson County Board of Supervisors implements unenforceable county-wide mask mandate (Story)
Jul 15, 2020
UI working to accommodate employees who are parents in light of ICCSD taking classes online (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
Iowa City joins other cities in filing amicus brief supporting international students (Story)
Jul 08, 2020
Supervisors to form committee to change namesake of Johnson County (Story)
Jul 08, 2020
Iowa City Mayor Bruce Teague against allowing Iowa Freedom Rider representatives a seat in City Council meetings (Story)
Jul 01, 2020
UI to finalize most classroom placements by July 17, some small courses will still be online (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Iowa City Farmers Market will not reopen this season (Story)
Jun 23, 2020
Protesters march in solidarity across Iowa, Iowa Freedom Riders visit Kim Reynolds’ hotel in Washington, Iowa (Story)
Jun 17, 2020
UI to move instruction online after Thanksgiving break, classes over 50 will be virtual in the fall (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Iowa Legislature cuts state appropriations to regent institutions by $8 million (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Protesters march to home of councilor Susan Mims ahead of special City Council meeting (Story)
Jun 12, 2020
Iowa Freedom Riders march to Iowa City mayor’s home, demand action from City Council (Story)
Jun 12, 2020
UI to maintain fall 2020 academic calendar (Story)
Jun 10, 2020
Reynolds to lift 50-percent capacity restrictions on businesses (Story)
Jun 08, 2020
UI may permanently lay off some employees as a result of COVID-19 (Story)
Jun 04, 2020
Protesters complete night of peaceful marching without police clash, march onto I-80 (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Miller-Meeks wins Republican nomination in Iowa’s 2nd District House race (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
UI sorority recruitment to go online in the fall (Story)
Jun 01, 2020
Reynolds condemns violence in Iowa protests, says National Guard prepared to step in (Story)
May 20, 2020
Governor to allow more businesses to reopen (Story)
May 13, 2020
Iowa businesses will be allowed to reopen May 15 (Story)
May 12, 2020
Young people are less at risk of dying from COVID-19, but not immune (Story)
May 05, 2020
Progressives in Iowa are disappointed by Biden’s nomination – but most still plan to vote for him (Story)
Apr 29, 2020
UI leaders told Reynolds they felt prepared to resume elective surgeries (Story)
Apr 28, 2020
Iowans strongly encouraged to vote by mail in June primary, in-person voting still an option (Story)
Apr 27, 2020
Iowa’s public university leaders to share COVID-19 revenue losses with regents (Story)
Apr 22, 2020
COVID-19 testing to ramp up at Iowa’s long-term care facilities (Story)
Apr 21, 2020
COVID-19 not slowing giving to Iowa’s congressional races (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
County conventions move to absentee format (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
189 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Iowa, the most for a single day (Story)
Apr 08, 2020
Bernie Sanders exits presidential race, leaves Joe Biden as the presumptive nominee (Story)
Apr 07, 2020
Reynolds says Iowa hospitals equipped to handle surge of COVID-19 patients (Story)
Apr 05, 2020
First COVID-19 death reported in Johnson County (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
Reynolds remains fixed against shelter-in-place order (Story)
Apr 03, 2020
UI cancels summer programming through June 13 (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Essential abortions to remain legal in Iowa through COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Campaigns continue virtually through the COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
Mar 29, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak presents potential challenges to 2020 census count (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Trump beat Obama’s Iowa caucus turnout, but turnout record claim needs explaining (Story)
Mar 23, 2020
Iowa Press host Dean Borg has died at 81 (Story)
Mar 22, 2020
Iowa City, Coralville, North Liberty mayors urge residents to stay home (Story)
Mar 21, 2020
23 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Iowa, 5 in Johnson County (Story)
Mar 13, 2020
Iowa Democrats to postpone county conventions (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Iowa’s K-12 schools prepare for potential move to online learning (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Elizabeth Warren ends White House bid (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Iowa Senate passes a bill to raise minimum age to purchase tobacco (Story)
Mar 04, 2020
Minnesotans transition from caucus to primary, debate if Iowa should still go first (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Klobuchar ends Presidential bid, will endorse Biden (Story)
Feb 27, 2020
LGBTQ bills fail to advance in Iowa Legislature (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
How would a proposed constitutional amendment affect abortion laws in Iowa? (Story)
Feb 14, 2020
Sen. Chuck Grassley talks prescription drug prices in Coralville (Story)
Feb 12, 2020
By the numbers: The figures that defined the Iowa caucuses (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Andrew Yang, Michael Bennet, exit 2020 presidential race (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Rule changes bring unpredictability to Iowa caucuses (Story)
Feb 04, 2020
Accessibility issues persist in 2020 Iowa caucuses (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
Steyer makes a final pitch in Coralville the day before the Iowa caucuses (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
Bernie Sanders narrowly wins UI mock caucus over Elizabeth Warren and Andrew Yang (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Despite tight budgets, UI students chip in to support 2020 bids (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
Jonathan Van Ness brings star power to Iowa for Elizabeth Warren (Story)
Jan 23, 2020
Anita Hill calls on 2020 candidates to address sexual assault during University of Iowa stop (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Yes, major green groups opposed new USMCA trade deal (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
Iowa City deer management continues to draw controversy among residents (Story)
Jan 20, 2020
Johnson County Democrats, Republicans, announce caucus locations (Story)
Jan 18, 2020
Andrew Yang says universal basic income will help women in Iowa City stop (Story)
Jan 13, 2020
Cory Booker ends presidential campaign (Story)
Jan 10, 2020
UI liberal arts associate dean arrested weeks before appointment (Story)
Dec 19, 2019
Finals week doesn’t keep UI students from following impeachment proceedings (Story)
Dec 12, 2019
University of Iowa Center for Human Rights celebrates 20 years of research and service (Story)
Dec 04, 2019
Cambus introduces new Transit navigation app to replace Bongo (Story)
Dec 02, 2019
Research on viral ‘Wahls Protocol’ treatment for multiple sclerosis continues at University of Iowa (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Some UI students say snow, ice bring accessibility issues (Story)
Nov 19, 2019
UI Sports Medicine celebrates 10 years of caring for athletes across Iowa (Story)
Nov 14, 2019
New European Larch replaces iconic Pentacrest tree lost to strong winds (Story)
Nov 13, 2019
Mother’s Milk Bank of Iowa looks to draw in more donors as demand increases (Story)
Nov 12, 2019
Iowa City, Cambus, Coralville team up to study public transit (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Three new Cambuses to begin service this month (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
Iowa City Public Library joins libraries across US to challenge e-book publishers (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Parking and Transportation to offer discounted 380 express rides for UI students and staff (Story)
Oct 28, 2019
Iowa City cyclists say it’s too soon to decide between RAGBRAI and Iowa’s Ride (Story)
Oct 27, 2019
Iowa startup aims to break down stigma surrounding periods (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Lucy Roth brings ‘positive force’ as Kid Captain for the Hawkeyes (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Liberty High senior becomes DeGowin Blood Center’s first two-time Gallon Graduate (Story)
Oct 18, 2019
Tulsi Gabbard calls Clinton comments ‘despicable’ in Iowa City (Story)
Oct 17, 2019
Hawkeye Marching Band alum work to bring Sudler trophy back to the UI (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Iowa City Public Library “Lobby Stop” program brings the books to retirement communities (Story)
Oct 09, 2019
Iowa City Police identify driver involved in hit-and-run collision as a school district employee (Story)
Oct 04, 2019
Field to Family Food Hub creates a wholesale option for local food (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
Oasis celebrates 15 years of flavor in Iowa City (Story)
Sep 26, 2019
Iowa legislators highlight voter ID laws at an Iowa City forum (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
#IowaSim19 – How a video game is raising money for Stead Family Children’s Hospital (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Veggies Rx brings Johnson County farmers and food pantries together (Story)
Sep 24, 2019
Saturdays at the Stanley offer a personal look at the UI’s art museum (Story)
Sep 22, 2019
Iowa Miles for Myeloma creates a community of survivors in Iowa City (Story)
Sep 20, 2019
Photos: Warren meets with North Liberty mobile home residents, visits Hamburg Inn No 2 (Story)
Sep 19, 2019
Iowa City police issue warrant for Tate High student who reportedly brought firearm to school (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
From the UI to Hollywood: TV club writes their own script (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Christine Grant Elementary opens its doors to students in North Liberty (Story)
Sep 12, 2019
Proposed Riverfront Crossings development awaits Iowa City City Council approval (Story)
Sep 06, 2019
Kid Captain Jackson Tijerina thrives with help of experimental treatment (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
UI physician teams up with local cyclist to raise money for sarcoma research and activism (Story)
Aug 28, 2019
University of Iowa Femineers combine art and technology for young women (Story)
Aug 26, 2019
University of Iowa research lights the way for root canal healing (Story)
Aug 01, 2019
High-risk drinking falls at UI, still above national average, data show (Story)
Aug 01, 2019
UI reaches highest level of external research funding in history (Story)
Jul 31, 2019
Basketball Divorce Court scores in Iowa City (Story)
Jul 29, 2019
UI professor brings art and science together in new exhibit (Story)
Jul 28, 2019
Sandy Boyd reflects on a lifetime of scholarship, leadership at the UI (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
Amy Klobuchar advocates for labor rights in Iowa City stop (Story)
Jul 25, 2019
UIHC seeks to raise level of patient satisfaction (Story)
Jul 23, 2019
UI alum’s exhibit tells stories of migration in Iowa, beyond (Story)
Jul 22, 2019
Iowa City introduces new hate-crime ordinance (Story)
Jul 15, 2019
Jay Inslee outlines higher-education plans to UI faculty (Story)
Jul 14, 2019
2020 candidates rally Iowa Democrats at Zach Wahls’ fundraiser (Story)
Jul 10, 2019
UI research promotes early intervention for service members’ mental health (Story)
Jul 10, 2019
Large visual poetry collection moves into UI Special Collections (Story)
Jul 09, 2019
UI Theater Department to celebrate 100 years of innovation (Story)
Jul 07, 2019
IC grocery stores slice off butcher departments (Story)
Jul 01, 2019
UI professor uses satellites to improve earthquake response (Story)
Jun 30, 2019
Former Iowa City mayor runs for Iowa House in special election (Story)
Jun 27, 2019
IC School District proposes sustainability resolution (Story)
Jun 25, 2019
Children’s Hospital Safety Store allows parents affordable access to injury prevention (Story)
Jun 24, 2019
New planters encourage residents to brew their own tea (Story)
Jun 19, 2019
New Stanley Campus Council to connect students with art on campus (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
State board: Regents engaged in bad-faith negotiations with COGS (Story)
Jun 18, 2019
Facing rising subscription costs, UI Libraries cancels more than 800 journal, database subscriptions (Story)
Jun 12, 2019
New bike lanes improve commute to University of Iowa campus (Story)
Jun 11, 2019
New Stanley Art Museum breaks ground, ‘beginning of the end’ in flood recovery (Story)
Jun 06, 2019
Three more years: Iowa regents extend Harreld’s contract until 2023 (Story)
May 01, 2019
Students rally for disability awareness and inclusion on campus (Story)
Apr 30, 2019
UISG votes to end 24 hour IMU access, passes new internal operational budget (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Transgender Oral History Project celebrates and preserves trans history in Iowa (Story)
Apr 29, 2019
Volunteers fight invasive garlic mustard (Story)
Apr 25, 2019
UI names J. Martin Scholtz as new vice president for Research (Story)
Apr 21, 2019
Library offers summer reading program in 6 languages to increase accessibility (Story)
Apr 21, 2019
New certificate allows students to explore careers in nonprofit work (Story)
Apr 18, 2019
Faculty Forward cuts into regents’ meeting to protest, call for sick-leave bank (Story)
Apr 16, 2019
University of Iowa students restore native prairies for monarch migration (Story)
Apr 11, 2019
River Run celebrates 40 years of running for a cause (Story)
Apr 08, 2019
Ignite Iowa wins UISG election (Story)
Apr 07, 2019
UISG election results to be announced Monday (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
UISG votes ‘no’ on proposed FilmScene equipment expansion (Story)
Apr 04, 2019
Delta Sigma Theta celebrates 100 years of sisterhood, support at UI (Story)
Apr 03, 2019
UISG independent and constituency senator candidates share their ideas and platforms for the UI (Story)
Apr 02, 2019
UISG votes to uphold veto on bylaw changes (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
UISG presidential candidates debate platforms and campus issues (Story)
Apr 01, 2019
Ignite Iowa plans to bring change to the UI through transparency and equity (Story)
Mar 27, 2019
UI’s Homerathon brings Ancient Greek traditions to Iowa City (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
UISG votes to fund annual Walk it Out multicultural fashion show (Story)
Mar 26, 2019
UISG adds new student-athlete liaison (Story)
Mar 25, 2019
TaJuan Wilson named third candidate for associate VP for diversity, equity, and inclusion (Story)
Mar 24, 2019
Three tickets will run in this year’s UISG election (Story)
Mar 14, 2019
UISG, GPSG oppose new bill to end on-campus voting (Story)
Mar 13, 2019
UISG votes to support new mental-health initiatives (Story)
Mar 12, 2019
UISG votes to partially fund 25th UI Powwow (Story)
Mar 10, 2019
UISG passes resolution supporting fair trade at UI (Story)
Mar 07, 2019
UISG creates guide to help students navigate being ‘not-rich’ at UI (Story)
Mar 06, 2019
Open Educational Resource program aims to increase textbook affordability for students (Story)
Mar 05, 2019
UISG votes to partially fund new UI garden location (Story)
Feb 27, 2019
UISG passes budget for second First-Gen Summit (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Darwin Day workshop helps teachers to navigate controversial topics in the classroom (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
UISG upholds veto on First-Generation Summit funding following budget concerns (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
First-Generation Summit Committee responds to UISG president’s veto (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
UI legal clinic helps felons apply to reinstate their voting rights (Story)
Feb 18, 2019
GPSG works with state legislators to increase professional student retention (Story)
Feb 12, 2019
UISG to fund second ‘I’m the First’ First-Generation summit (Story)
Feb 11, 2019
Local goat kids around, facilitates story time (Story)
Feb 10, 2019
Citizens Police Academy draws increased enrollment (Story)
Feb 08, 2019
LGBTQ Resource Center changes name to Pride Alliance Center to promote inclusion (Story)
Feb 06, 2019
New exhibit showcases the work of UI alum’s press (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
Group brings Dance Marathon to the kids at UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital (Story)
Jan 31, 2019
UI professor develops app to help the visually impaired with help from Microsoft (Story)
Jan 28, 2019
Mini-marathons bring UI Dance Marathon to schools across Iowa (Story)
Jan 24, 2019
American Dream theme semester creates campus and community conversation (Story)
Jan 18, 2019
Dedicated chess players bring chess club back to the UI (Story)
Jan 17, 2019
UI’s Institute for Vision Research receives $5 million gift for blinding eye disease (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
UI introduces new public art residency (Story)
Jan 14, 2019
UI Museum of Art celebrates 50th anniversary (Story)
Dec 13, 2018
Crowdfunding campaign to bring African students to the UI (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
New Living Learning Community to provide support for first-generation students (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
Veterans for Peace advocates for change with weekly Pentacrest protest (Story)
Dec 06, 2018
UI students design 3D printed prosthetics for kids in need (Story)
Nov 25, 2018
New student organization wants to bring fair trade to the UI (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
UI chef wins $10K and a trip to France in major recipe competition (Story)