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CV Women’s Groups Planning Monuments to Mark 19th Amendment

An eastern Iowa group is hoping to get permission to build a sculpture commemorating women’s voting rights, in honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Members of the Cedar Falls/Waterloo 19th Amendment Centennial Committee asked the Black Hawk County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday to authorize the monument.  The group hopes to install…read more »

Giddens Defeats Rogers for IA Senate District-30 Seat

Democrat Eric Giddens of Cedar Falls won yesterday’s(Tues) special election to the Iowa Senate from District-30.   The 45-year old UNI employee defeated former State Representative Walt Rogers, a Republican, and Libertarian candidate Fred Perryman.  By percentage, Giddens received about 57% of the vote to 42% for Rogers and 1% for Perryman. (In raw numbers, that’s…read more »

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