With less than two weeks until the general election, some voters of color in eastern Iowa feel forgotten. On Saturday, candidates for both the Senate and Iowa’s first district were all invited to a forum focusing on black issues in Waterloo. Only one candidate showed up. Advocates in Cedar Rapids say that’s not just problem in Waterloo, and isn’t a new issue just this year.
President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden will have an opportunity to speak without interruption at the start of each segment at Thursday night’s final presidential debate, officials announced.
October may be “Adopt A Dog month”, but struggles with getting dogs into their forever home is something animal shelters and rescue agency deal with year long. Last Hope Animal Rescue says the COVID 19 pandemic has made things even more of a challenge.
Eight former University of Iowa athletes have requested 20 million dollars from the University of Iowa, athletic director Gary Barta, head coach Kirk Ferentz and offensive coordinator Brian Ferentz. The players also requested football coach Kirk Ferentz be fired.