Waterloo Man Struck by SUV Dies in Iowa City

A 52-year old Waterloo man who was hit by an SUV as he sat or kneeled in the 600 block of West 9th Street Wednesday night, has died. Authorities say Roderick Ward Sr. had been airlifted to University Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City for treatment of severe head injuries, and he passed away last(Thur)…read more »

Williams, New State Rep-Elect(D-60th), Shares Ideas and Plans

He’s never served in elected office before, but retired John Deere employee Dave Williams already has some specific ideas of which committees in the Iowa House of Representatives he’s most prepared to serve on — those involving energy, the environment, education and commerce. Williams lives in Cedar Falls and is a Democrat, the party that’s…read more »

Cedar Valley Catholic School Board to Close Sacred Heart School, Consolidate

Following two rounds of community input sessions, the Cedar Valley Catholic School Board voted unanimously last(Thur) night to approve what was described as “Option-C,” consolidating 3-and-4-year old pre-school at Blessed Sacrament School…and kindergarten through 5th grade at St. Edward School, beginning next fall.  Both schools will also offer day-care services.   The third Cedar Valley Catholic…read more »

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