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Stories and Tips Iowa City

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The Dovonian Gorge

Written by susiejwp on 07 Nov, 2005

Almost a month passed between July 5 and August 2, 1993. What happened during these 28 days changed forever the way geologists will look at this quiet Midwestern part of the US. You see, before this time, the spillway at Coralville Reservoir was simply that--a…Read More


Jazz Fest

Written by fergyk on 03 Jul, 2004

Today was the jazz festival in downtown Iowa City. The newspaper had predicted 25,000 people would show up today, but, unfortunately, it was raining. The festival has been going on for 13 years, but it got a new location this year on the pentacrest,…Read More


Amana Colonies

Written by Milllin on 21 Apr, 2003

The Amana Colonies are located a short distance from Iowa City in Amana, approximately 18 miles away. Actually, it consists of seven small German villages. It is also a National Historic Landmark.In Amana you can walk the streets and visit all sorts of little shops…Read More


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