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Saturday | WHO-TV

Panthers Push Hawkeyes, Bison Romp Over Cyclones in Football Openers

DES MOINES, Iowa-The college football season opening weekend saw the Iowa State Cyclones suffer a devastating loss and the Iowa Hawkeyes survive a push by in-state rival, University of Northern Iowa.


Fri Aug 29, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Riders scramble to safety when bus catches fire

A public bus caught fire in Cedar Falls, forcing the driver and riders to scramble out of the vehicle as the rear burst into flames.


Related Topix: Cedar Falls, IA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Wartburg College will feature pianist Dmitri Vorobiev

Dmitri Vorobiev will present "What Do We Listen for in Music?" during the Keep on Learning community education series at Wartburg College starting Sept.


Related Topix: Wartburg College


Environmental Design Research Association Announces 2014-2015 Board of Directors

The Environmental Design Research Association is has announced its 2014-2015 Board of Directors.


Related Topix: Interior Design, Arts, Canada, World News, Cornell University, University of Idaho, Rutgers University


Fire destroys Black Hawk County bus on UNI campus

Authorities are still trying to figure out what caused a Metropolitan Transit Authority of Black Hawk County bus to catch fire on the University of Northern Iowa campus Thursday.


Related Topix: Black Hawk County, IA

The Washington Evening Journal

MUM recognized for sustainability

Scoring the highest of any college or university so far for its cafeteria fare, Maharishi University of Management is truly sustainable; the "STARS" have confirmed it.


Related Topix: Maharishi University of Management

KWWL-TV Waterloo

MET Transit believes bus fire started in engine area

It happened on Ohio Street, which is on the University of Northern Iowa's campus.


Related Topix: Iowa

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Solvang School Administrator John Karbula Appointed to Committee for Statewide Association

John Karbula, superintendent/principal of the Solvang School District , has been appointed a member of the Small School Districts Committee for the Association of California School Administrators .


Related Topix: Solvang, CA, Education Etc., Santa Barbara County, CA

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Daily Kos

IA-Sen: Bruce Braley (D) Slams Joni Ernst (R) For Wanting To Eliminate The Department Of Education

Bruce Braley is using a series of visits to college campus this week to draw a contrast between himself and U.S. Senate opponent Joni Ernst on higher education access and affordability.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Iowa, Social Security

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Dysart Reporter

Sodders supports "Tuition Freeze Threepeat"

State Senator Steve Sodders of State Center today announced that he will help lead an effort next year in the Iowa Senate to extend the current tuition freeze at Iowa's public universities for an unprecedented third year.


Related Topix: Iowa, State Center, IA, Iowa State University, University of Iowa

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

MUM recognized for sustainability

Iowa Green AmeriCorps Volunteers, such as those seen here, will soon be a part of MUM campus and the community.


Related Topix: Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, IA

Fayette County Union

New year, new faces at South Winneshiek Community Schools

There's a new array of faces in the South Winn classrooms for 2014, including Joshua Shimak, Angela Larson, Michael Wenthold, Carly Lyons, Samantha Christophersen, Glenna Munuswamy, and Manon Bushman.


Related Topix: Lawler, IA, Winona State University, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, Iowa, Upper Iowa University, Capella University

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Waterloo authorities capture 7-foot sick snake

Police received a call Monday morning that the reptile was near the San Souci Bridge.


Mon Aug 18, 2014

Hispanic Business

STEM Startups Find Advantages in Down Economy

Aug. 17--With legions of college students about to head back to class, the annual ritual brings to mind the dreams of success those young scholars harbor: a good, well-providing career.


CBS Local

A Need For Skilled Engineering Managers Grows In LA

Boosted by the nation's aging infrastructure and other related issues, the engineering services industry is projected to grow by 21 percent in coming years, reports the Bureau of Labor Statistics .


Related Topix: Cal State Los Angeles

Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

First Lutheran Church awards annual scholarships

First Lutheran Church in Fairfield recently announced the recipients of the scholarships and scholarship/loans for 2014.


Related Topix: Fairfield, IA, University of Iowa, Simpson College, Saint Norbert College, Iowa State University

Thu Aug 14, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Northeast Iowa Food Bank celebrates a successful garden

Fresh produce is often more expensive than boxed items so this garden gives low-income families access to healthy food they may not otherwise buy.


Hawk Eye

UNI faces tough schedule

Fresh off one of its best seasons in years, the University of Northern Iowa wrestling team released its 2014-15 schedule on Wednesday, a sla ... Sue Ogrocki/Associated Press Northern Iowa's Dylan Peters wrestles Iowa's Earl Hall in a 125-pound match in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships last March in Oklahoma City.


Wed Aug 13, 2014


08-13-2014 Iowa Election Outlook

KIMT News 3 - November's elections are just 12 weeks away, that means you can expect to see campaign efforts ramp up.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Rick Perry, US Governors, Terry Branstad

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Decorah Journal

Lien crowned 2014 Iowa Dairy Princess

For the second year in a row, the Iowa State Dairy Princess hails from Winneshiek County.


Related Topix: Iowa, Winneshiek County, IA, Calmar, IA, Fort Atkinson, IA, Drink, Milk