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Hundreds of Mediacom customers have been impacted by the annual WINTERNET phenomena where service becomes exceedingly good then exceedingly bad without explanation. Casual gamers have been hit the hardest with Call of Duty online grinding to a halt between midnight...
The City of Seattle has severed their $3 billion dollar relationship with banking giant Wells Fargo calling the bank a promoter of social injustice. Wells Fargo has a massive business footprint in the state of Iowa. They are funding...
Transamerica put 120 Cedar Rapidians out of work Thursday afternoon in their ongoing effort to save money and improve operational efficiency. At least they didn’t call it a restructuring. An official speaking on behalf of Transamerica released a doozy of a...
You may have noticed cranes visiting cell tower sites around Cedar Rapids the last few weeks. My sources say that these contractors were hired to replace the “panels” or directional antennas used at the top of cell towers, connected...
News of Transamerica’s plan to relocate the majority of staff from the Edgewood location to C St had the bar top roaring last night with Aegon stories. The Dutch based insurance giant is a major employer in Cedar Rapids. Chances...
Ryan Bentley has the kind of training that allows him to fix small parts with nothing but super glue and a Q-tip. At his watch repair shop in Hiawatha, Iowa, Bentley sees an assortment of regulars through his front...
The best thing about Iowan’s is their ability to manufacture fun using simple shit. Take Cedar River Tank Tours for example. You get yourself a big bus, fill it full of alcoholics, plop down a sub woofer and drive...
Loyal customers of Linn Area Credit Union protested loudly behind the third base line Sunday afternoon at Perfect Game Field. They had been promised an epic customer appreciation party, instead, they were left baited inside the gates, with only...