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Cover Story: Where are they now?

We tracked down some of Iowa’s iconic faces from years past

We all love nostalgia. Whether we’re having a beer with friends or chatting with co-workers around the water cooler, the phrase, “Do you remember…” brings up fond memories. Thinking back to those times offers an escape from reality and a trip down memory lane, which is why we wanted to know “Where Are They Know?” Read More..

 The Sound
12 Days Silent finds new voice, releases new metal album

If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself. Marc Roe, the new lead singer and one of two guitarists for the Ottumwa-based heavy metal rock band 12 Days Silent Read More...

 Civic Skinny
A fine speech, a cheap dinner and student drunks

Iowa Chief Justice Mark Cady spoke at the Constitutional Law Center at Drake University the other day, but you probably don’t know that. Read More...

 Food Dude
New cafés expand Asian options

Kurry Xpress (KX) of Omaha expanded recently into a challenging strip mall in Clive. A Vietnamese crawfish joint and a Mexican restaurant both gave up after short runs in the same location. Read More...

 Political Mercury
In politics, look beyond candidate speeches to party platforms

Candidates come and go. Want to get a real sense of a political party? Go to the county conventions and listen to the debates about platforms — an activity occurring across Iowa. Read More...

 Locker Room
Harlem Globetrotters

Team back to Des Moines with a number of new players

For more than 85 years, the Harlem Globetrotters has put the fun in basketball, displaying amazing ball skills and acrobatics like no other team on the planet. Read More...

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