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Wisconsin newspaper profile of Iowa City motorcyclist killed by drunk driver November 1, 2008

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From Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel:

A drunken driver crossed the centerline and struck [Daniel Christ's] motorcycle at 8 a.m. on July 15, 2007. … Daniel was riding home to Iowa City, Iowa, after a motorcycle rally in Washington County. …

He was a good husband and a good father. He was the local son who wanted to take care of his parents and the land where he grew up, along a bluff above the Iowa River. Christ had planted hundreds of trees there and planned to buy the land from his parents. …

He sang with the choir at his church, where he also helped maintain the building. He was a volunteer with Habitat for Humanity. …

Former Simpson College president charged with drunk driving July 5, 2008

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From Associated Press via Chicago Tribune:

The University of Evansville’s president [Stephen G. Jennings] entered a rehabilitation program Thursday, a day after police charged him with driving while intoxicated. …

[Jennings] also has served as president of Oklahoma City University, Iowa‘s Simpson College and the College of the Ozarks in Branson, Mo. …

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