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Iowa Man Faces Charges for Keeping Drugs Around Children

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An Iowa City man faces charges after he was arrested on suspicion of keeping drugs and drug paraphernalia  in his home with his wife and children, according to an article released on kcrg.com
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Black Angel to Be on SyFy

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A producer for the SyFy show "Haunted Highway" will be featuring a unique monument from Iowa City on its next season: the infamous haunted Black Angel grave monument.
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Warrant Issued for University of Iowa City

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A warrant has been issued for a University of Iowa Student who failed to appear in court relating to charges of assaulting an Iowa City police officer in August.
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Bag Ban Not Looking Up in Iowa City

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According to a recent article on the Iowa City Patch website, the issue of banning plastic bags is not looking so good to the City Council even though the community largely supports a legislation.
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Vote on Chickens in Iowa City Delayed

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The chickens will have to wait just a little bit longer as the City Council of Iowa City has delayed the final decision on allowing backyard chickens within the city limit.
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Accident on Iowa City Rock Climbing Wall

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The popular University of Iowa rock-climbing wall that has attracted many a brave individual has been shut down recently for an indefinite amount of time due to an accident that occurred Thursday.
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Iowa City Horror Movie in the Making

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Iowa City has an independent horror movie in the process, and they are asking for donations to help fund it.
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Obama Gives Anticipated Speech at University of Iowa

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Last week on Wednesday, at 1:20 p.m., President Obama gave his planned speech at the University of Iowa, focusing specifically on student loan debt and the difficulties that attempting to afford higher education can cause for students.
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Two Iowa City Artists Say: Moon Or Bust!

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Tomorrow night, another "moon landing" will be attempted. However, this historic event won't be coordinated by NASA nor even Virgin Airlines, but by two intrepid artists and performers from Iowa City. Their landing will be televised live on PATV 18.
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58 Programs Dropped From UNI

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Late yesterday afternoon the Iowa state Board of Regents voted unanimously to approve ceasing 58 majors, minors, and graduate programs at the University of Northern Iowa.
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