The Dysart Reporter
Sandra S. Svoboda, 73
Sandra Sue Svoboda, 73, of Marion, died Friday, August 22, 2014, following a courageous battle with ovarian cancer, at the Dennis & Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy, Hiawatha.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
False advertising? Cedar Rapids to crack down on synthetic drugs
Kids these days can be exposed to a lot of new things, including synthetic drugs.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
N.J. Politics Roundup: Top donor on Christie in 2016; Moran on Obama's vacation
Governor Christie stopped at MJ's Restaurant in Marion Iowa to meet with voters prior to an evening GOP fundraising event at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds in Davenport.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Judge gives probation to defendant in Latasha Roundtree's fatal shooting
A 24-year-old involved in the 2012 fatal shooting of Latasha Roundtree apologized Friday in a soft, quivering voice, saying he was "very sorry for his actions" that night.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Occupational therapist Mary Ellen Dunford works with Maggie Hebart of Marion, Iowa, during an occupational therapy session at ManorCare Health Services in northeast Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on Thursday, August 7, 2014.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
The Dysart Reporter
Beats, Burgers, Brats, Brews & Bicycles
Beats, Burgers, Brats, Brews and Bicycles will be on Main Street and the Old Creamery Nature Trail Saturday, August 23 from noon to 5:00pm.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Marion man with large cache of weapons will serve 3 years in federal prison
A Marion man who had 21 guns, marijuana and a large cache of ammunition was sentenced Monday to over three years in federal prison for a firearms charge.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Three arrested for July burglary in Marion
On July 24, Marion Police responded to a report of a burglary at the carrier's store in the 2200 block of Seventh Avenue.
The Daily Freeman-Journal
Helen Pelz, 102, Cedar Rapids
Helen Deloris Pelz, 102, a resident of Northbrook Manor Care Center, Cedar Rapids, died Friday, August 8, 2014, at the care center.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
LETTER: Christie's handling of pensions deplorableLETTER: Christie's...
LETTER: Christie's handling of pensions deplorable Governor was elected to serve NJ, not to travel the country to campaign for president Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/VaKgeZ Gov. Chris Christie poses for a photo with Shelly Pottebaum of Marion at MJ's Restaurant in Marion, Iowa on Thursday, July 17, 2014.
Pedestrian Seriously Injured in Collision With Motorcycle
MARION, Iowa- A Marion man suffered what police called a serious injury in a collision with a motorcycle Friday evening.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Joan Bramhall, Former Christie Official, Found Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide
JULY 17: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at 'An Evening at the Fair' event with Scott County Republicans in the Starlight Ballroom at The Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds on July 17, 2014 in Davenport, Iowa.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Marion Elder Group Home Closed After Reports Of Residents Locked In Bedrooms Overnight
State officials closed down a Marion group home Thursday based on allegations owners had locked four elderly residents in their rooms overnight.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Marion Eateries Gain Blue Zone Designation
Christopher Oetker, owner of Christopher Ryan Confections in Cedar Rapids makes a sandwich on Monday afternoon, August 5, 2013 in his new store front at 1394 Twix Town Road.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Knit-In at Cedar Rapids Hospital Raises Shaken Baby Syndrome Awareness
Mary McCusker of Walker talks with Katelin Tiernan of Cedar Rapids while they work on making hats for babies during the Click for Babies Knit-In at St. Luke's Center for Women's and Children's Health in Cedar Rapids on Saturday, August 2, 2014.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Shoppers head out for Sales Tax Holiday: what qualifies, what doesn't
Lori Burr always heads out shopping during Iowa's annual Sales Tax Holiday. This year, the holiday is Aug. 1 and 2. "I have two children, so try to get them outfitted for everything that we can and use the advantage of the weekend," said Burr, who lives in Marion.