Browse Month May 2019

Fire at Takanami caused by spontaneous combustion

UPDATE: Cause of fire and total damage IOWA CITY — Iowa City firefighters said the cause of a small fire at Takanami restaurant Tuesday morning was due to spontaneous combustion. spontaneous combustion. Fire crews responded to the restaurant at 217 Iowa Avenue at 9:14 a.m. after an automatic alarm was set off. Upon arrival, there […]

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Woman arrested on murder charge after shooting in Ryan

RYAN – Authorities arrested a Ryan woman after they say she shot and killed her husband at their home late Sunday evening. Revette A. Sauser, 42, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 59-year-old Terry L. Sauser. Deputies were sent to the Sauser home at 420 South St. around 8:30 p.m. after a 911 call […]

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Accident leads to end of Humans vs. Zombies game

IOWA CITY — Organizers have canceled the remaining days of a “Humans vs. Zombies” game that was part of the University of Iowa’s RiverFest 2011 after a player was hit by a car Tuesday afternoon. The name of the player hit, whether that person was a UI student and details of the accident were not immediately available […]

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