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UPDATE: Police: Minn. man threatened to shoot, kill children Video included

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A man was arrested this weekend in Charles City after police say he got drunk, said he was with a terrorist group and made threatening statements against school children. More>>

Dubuque police dogs win awards at K9 Olympics

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The Dubuque Police Department's K9 units took home several awards from the 2014 Vohne Liche Kennels and American Working Dog K9 Olympics in Denver, Indiana. More>>

Shooting by 9-year-old girl stirs debate over guns

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The accidental shooting death of a firing-range instructor by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi has set off a powerful debate over youngsters and guns, with many people wondering what sort of parents would let a child handle a... More>>

UPDATE: Boil advisory for Pikes Peak State Park lifted

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The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says the boil advisory issued for Pikes Peak State park on August 22 has been lifted. More>>

Study: Social media users shy away from opinions

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People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center. More>>

Volunteers needed for Waterloo high school dropouts

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In Waterloo, over 100 high schoolers dropped out in 2013. To combat that, the "Reconnect to Graduate" event is seeking volunteers for 3 hours on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 6.
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Appeals court upholds Montez Caples murder conviction

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Iowa's appeals court has upheld the murder conviction of a Waterloo man linked to a 2011 gang-related shooting. More>>

Kalona attorney arrested for harassing juror after trial

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An Iowa attorney has been accused of harassing a juror who found him guilty in a trial earlier this year. More>>

Man convicted of 2 murders after being arrested in Waterloo

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A man convicted of killing his mother and teenage nephew with a sword in Minneapolis has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. More>>

Soldier who shot self at base had earned medals

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A soldier who barricaded herself in a building at a Virginia base and then fatally shot herself in the head earlier this week was a 33-year-old human resources specialist who had earned Army commendation and good conduct... More>>

US official warns Ebola outbreak will get worse

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A third top doctor has died from Ebola in Sierra Leone, a government official said Wednesday, as a leading American health official warned that the outbreak sweeping West Africa would get worse. More>>

New football coach looking to turn around Waterloo East Video included

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A visit to Waterloo East's Football practice Tuesday found new Trojan head coach Richard Carter was putting his young team through a tough session. More>>

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  • New football coach looking to turn around Waterloo East

    New football coach looking to turn around Waterloo East

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 3:21 PM EDT2014-08-27 19:21:41 GMT
    A visit to Waterloo East's Football practice Tuesday found new Trojan head coach Richard Carter was putting his young team through a tough session.More >>
    A visit to Waterloo East's Football practice Tuesday found new Trojan head coach Richard Carter was putting his young team through a tough session.More >>
  • Barnstormers move from AFL to IFL

    Barnstormers move from AFL to IFL

    The Iowa Barnstormers have relegated themselves.More >>
    The Iowa Barnstormers have relegated themselves.More >>
  • UNI Women's soccer opens season on Friday

    UNI Women's soccer opens season on Friday

    UNI Women's soccer opens season on Friday

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:28 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:28:42 GMT
    The UNI Women's soccer team is coming off a disappointing 4 and 15 season marred by injuries and a lot of close losses. In fact the Panthers were either tied of had the lead in the second half of 15 of their 19 games last fall. Despite their efforts uni soccer has been picked to finish in last place in the conference this fall--but the Panthers did have one voter pick them to finish in first place.UNI head coach James Price said, "Well that would be me--but I do that every year--i am a little...More >>
    The UNI Women's soccer team is coming off a disappointing 4 and 15 season marred by injuries and a lot of close losses. In fact the Panthers were either tied of had the lead in the second half of 15 of their 19 games last fall. Despite their efforts uni soccer has been picked to finish in last place in the conference this fall--but the Panthers did have one voter pick them to finish in first place.UNI head coach James Price said, "Well that would be me--but I do that every year--i am a little...More >>
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