A Davenport doctor has been sanctioned by the Iowa Board of Medicine after pleading guilty on Nov. 15 to charges of prostitution.
Dr. Timothy J. Maves, 51, was an anesthesiologist at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. He and 16 other people were arrested in August during a two-day prostitution sting in Coralville.
He currently is listed as an independent anesthesia provider at Spring Park Surgery Center in Davenport.
Dr. Maves signed an agreement that states he will pay a $625 criminal fine, provide 50 hours of community service and serve one year of self-supervised probation.
The board issued Dr. Maves a public reprimand and a civil penalty of $2,500. It also ordered him to complete a board-approved professional ethics program.If he fails to comply with any part of the agreement, the board can suspend or revoke his medical license.
Today is Tuesday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2014. There are 71 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: The weather is discouraging for our great Democratic rally tomorrow, but never mind that. Let our Rock Island people show they can make a big procession themselves, rain or shine. 1889 -- 125 years ago: Apparatus arrived for drilling an artesian well on the premises of George Warner's Atlantic Brewery. 1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army continued its attacks on the allies line near the Belgian coast. 1939 -- 75 years ago: The farm home of Mr. and Mrs. Gus Zachert northwest of Buffalo Prairie, burned to the ground. 1964 -- 50 years ago: WVIK-FM, noncommercial educational radio station at Augustana College, will return to the air tomorrow. The station operates at a power of 10 watts at 90.9 megacycles on the frequency modulation band. The station is operated with a staff of 92 students. 1989 -- 25 years ago: An avenue of lights, 13 Christmas trees strung with more than 44,000 sparkling lights, will expand the Festival of Trees beyond the walls of RiverCenter in downtown Davenport in mid-November.