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A new "Wave" of support to bring hope to pediatric patients year-round

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An Iowa City woman is making it her mission to keep the "Iowa Wave" of support going, long after Iowa football's home finale. 

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TRACKING: Rain, drizzle and fog tonight

A possible rain/snow mix early Saturday morning, for a short period of time, then sunshine. 

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Cedar Falls Police asking witnesses to come forward in murder case

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Police are asking for the public's help following a deadly shooting that left one dead and one injured. 

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Car found in Mississippi River, authorities want to know how it got there

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The Clayton County Sheriff's Office says they've found a car in the bottom of the Mississippi River near Marquette. Now, they're asking the public for help in determining how it ended up there.

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Worker injured in Wisconsin cheese plant explosion, fire

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An explosion and fire at a cheese plant in Fond du Lac County sent one person to the hospital.

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2017 Student Food Drive for Northeast Iowa Food Bank a record-breaking success

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For six weeks, students at eight Cedar Valley high schools held fundraisers and food drives.  91,918 meals were brought in to the food bank.

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Active shooter training offered to public after Liberty High School threat Video included

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An area martial arts instructor is offering free active shooter training after a threat to Liberty High school canceled classes Friday. 

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Cedar Rapids Dairy Queen robbed at gunpoint Video included

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Police say a black male in a hooded sweatshirt and a white face mask robbed the restaurant on 6th Street Southwest Monday evening.

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Driverless systems for tractors in Iowa

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An Iowa-based company is marketing one of agriculture's first driverless systems for tractors.  

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23 children adopted in Black Hawk County Video included

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More than 20 children were adopted into loving homes in Black Hawk County this week.

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Dubuque Branch NAACP Turkey Giveaway

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The Dubuque Branch NAACP is inviting the community to a free Thanksgiving lunch buffet. 

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Dubuque Police ask for public's help in attempted burglary

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Dubuque Police are looking for a man who is alleged to be involved in an attempted burglary. 

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Iowa DOT rolls out new snow plow cameras Video included

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The Iowa DOT is rolling out more than 600 new snow plow cameras to give drivers a more accurate and reliable look at winter road conditions.

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Loras College announces new business school Video included

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Loras officials announcing the launch of the Francis J. Noonan School of Business. 

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Urbandale man sentenced to life in prison for sex trafficking of children

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An Iowa man is sentenced to life in prison for the sex trafficking of children. 

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Florida Democratic Party chair resigns over sexual behavior

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None of the women said he groped or assaulted them.

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Spahn & Rose Lumber Co. announces 2017 charitable contributions

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Spahn & Rose Lumber Co. announced the 2017 Spahn & Rose Charitable Foundation non-profit donation list.

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Iowa unemployment rate drops to 3 percent, lowest since 2001

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 Iowa's unemployment rate has dropped to its lowest level in nearly 17 years.   

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Dubuque police asking for assistance in vending machine theft case

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 According to police, the two suspects will likely be charged with Theft of the 4th Degree as the amount stolen is between $200 and $500.  

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Rev. Jesse Jackson discloses 2015 Parkinson's disease diagnosis

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The Rev. Jesse Jackson says he's been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson's disease and plans to "dedicate" himself to physical therapy. 

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PROGRAMMING NOTE: KWWL News at 5 on CW Sunday

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Here is the schedule for this weekend. 

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Country on the River canceled for 2018

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A popular music festival in the tri-state area, Country on the River, will not be returning in 2018. 

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Woman arrested for driving into National Mississippi River Museum

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An East Dubuque woman is facing charges after allegedly driving into the National Mississippi River Museum. 

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Person taken into custody after eastern Iowa high school threat

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School is canceled Friday for Liberty High School in North Liberty after receiving threats.

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Cedar Falls Police asking for public's help in solving homicide investigation

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Cedar Falls Police released the following statement this morning.

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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Woman crawls through McDonald's drive-thru window, steals $1400 Video included

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You want fries with that? Apparently, one woman thought she would just take them for herself.
 

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THIS WEEKEND: Historic Waterloo radio station celebrating 40 years Video included

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Honoring the past, while looking towards the future... 

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$17.8 million renovation complete at Wahlert Catholic High School Video included

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After more than a year and a half of construction and plenty of headaches for students and staff alike, renovations at Wahlert Catholic High School in Dubuque are finished.

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Two charged with attempted murder after Cedar Rapids shooting

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Two people are arrested after someone is shot in the arm. Cedar Rapids Police say the shooting happened Thursday evening at around 6:15 p.m. at 2925 Johnson Avenue NW.

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