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Netflix soars to all-time high as customers top 62 million - Daily Iowegian
LOS ANGELES — Netflix Inc. soared to a record high after saying that its video-streaming service topped 62 million subscribers worldwide, as original shows such as "House of Cards" drew new viewers globally. The stock jumped 18 percent to $562.05 at the ...
Public health experts push for expanded needle exchange - Daily Iowegian
INDIANAPOLIS – Public health experts are pushing Indiana lawmakers to pass legislation to allow for needle exchange programs in communities at high risk for the deadly virus that causes AIDS, despite continuing opposition from Gov. Mike Pence. They’re ...
This glorious Sizzler's commercial from 1991 says a lot about food in America - Daily Iowegian
A 1991 promo for Sizzler, the casual sit-down restaurant of yesteryear, recently surfaced on Reddit. And it's hilarious, as commenters on the thread have duly noted. "Human smiles are not meant to be this wide," one user wrote. "Can we option this for a ...
Massachusetts man on hunt to revive woolly mammoths - Daily Iowegian
AMESBURY, Mass. — In Massachusetts, research is underway that could not just reintroduce a species to the planet, but introduce a new concept; "De-extinction." "At the moment this is an academic experiment," Justin Quinn said. "We are doing it for ...
Top STEM programs scale up in year four - Daily Iowegian
CEDAR FALLS — The Iowa Governor’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Advisory Council will reach more than 100,000 Iowa learners and 2,818 educators in year four of the statewide STEM Scale-Up initiative for the 2015-2016 academic year.
'CHICAGO the Musical' is coming to IHCC - Daily Iowegian
OTTUMWA — Broadway’s killer musical, “CHICAGO,” hits the stage at Indian Hills Community College this month. The IHCC Performing Arts Department presents “CHICAGO the Musical,” Thursday through Saturday, April 23-25 in St. John Auditorium on ...
Redettes win own Invitational - Daily Iowegian
On their home course for an 18-hole round, the Centerville Redettes golf team continued to impress, logging 361 strokes to win their own invitational on Tuesday over four South Central Conference foes. Camryn Moorman was the meet medalist, carding a round ...
Moorman shoots tourney-record at Albia - Daily Iowegian
ALBIA — The Centerville Big Reds linksters have certainly picked up where they left off last season, recording their second win of an invitational, in as many chances to start the young season. After shooting one-under on his first nine holes ...
Falcons fall in Burlington, win in Creston - Daily Iowegian
BURLINGTON — A three-run ninth inning by Southeastern Community College was enough to hand the Indian Hills Falcons a 4-3 loss in Tuesday’s non-conference action. The loss precedes a big weekend road trip against the No. 3-ranked Iowa Wester Reivers.
Local athletes account for 9 wins at Chariton - Daily Iowegian
CHARITON — Boys’ track and field athletes from Centerville, Moravia and Wayne combined for nine first-place finishes at Tuesday’s annual Charger Relays. Centerville’s Graydon Schmidt continued his strong stretch of top-notch performances, recording ...
OKC Bombing: A survivor's story - Daily Iowegian
Jamie Norfleet loves her husband, but dealt with feelings of abandonment and the stress of military life when her husband was deployed to other nations. Ret. Capt. Michael R. “Randy” Norfleet served in Operations Desert Storm and Desert Shield as a ...
After child's death, parents lobby for sidewalks along busy highway - Daily Iowegian
INGALLS, Ind. — Bright orange paint mars the asphalt on Indiana 13 where a teenager was killed while walking home with three of his friends. Jason Resler was afraid someone would get hurt walking along the busy highway in front of his subdivision because ...
Rathbun Country Music Theater 'Let the good times roll' - Daily Iowegian
John Bain Sr., owner of the Rathbun Country Music Theater, has hired musically talented and personable Jerry McIntyre to be stage manager. He will also be the masters of ceremonies during the shows. The theater is located on Highway J5T just north of the ...
Over taxation? - Daily Iowegian
The Daily Iowegian will publish an editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page. The Iowegian wants you to think about taxes. U.S. citizens face a multitude of taxes throughout their lives. Is it too much? So, the question of the week is, "Are United ...
Area homeschool coop goes to Homeschool Capitol Day - Daily Iowegian
Thursday, April 9 through Friday, April 10 the Centerville Area Homeschool Coop took its first out-of-town field trip. Fourteen kids and four parents started the trip with a visit to the Iowa Capitol. The day was filled with activities and very special ...