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Federal regulators discuss Duane Arnold's 'rapid decline in performance' Video included


Increased oversight at the Duane Arnold Energy Center has some questioning just how safe plant is. More>>

Cedar Falls woman remembers Boston Marathon bombing


The Boston Marathon bombing hit close to home for a handful of Iowans. More>>

Man charged with hoax near marathon finish line

A man taken into custody near the Boston Marathon finish line late Tuesday, the anniversary of the deadly pressure cooker bombings, had a rice cooker in his backpack and was being charged with possession of a hoax device,... More>>

Veterans Memorial Building officially opens, flood renovations complete Video included


After nearly six years, the Veterans Memorial Building in Cedar Rapids held an official opening ceremony. I More>>

Man serving time for sexual abuse accused by new victim

Man serving time for sexual abuse accused by new victim


A Fayette County man who is serving 20 years in prison for several counts of sexual abuse and lascivious acts of a child is being accused of abusing another victim. More>>

Cedar Falls Schools Seek Feedback on Potential Upgrades Video included


Cedar Falls Schools held a open forum Tuesday night to gather feedback on potential upgrades for the district.Schoolofficialssay that their current facilities are too small for their needs. The district is proposing three different bond referendums that range from remodeling current structures to building new ones. Officialssay they want the public's help to find out what the best option is."It's kind of a myriad of different options that right now we're saying please provide the feedback wit... More>>

Iowa City crews battle Heinz Road fire Tuesday

Firefighters work to extinguish a blaze at an industrial building on Heinz Road in Iowa City on Tuesday afternoon. (David Scrivner / Iowa City Press-Citizen) Firefighters work to extinguish a blaze at an industrial building on Heinz Road in Iowa City on Tuesday afternoon. (David Scrivner / Iowa City Press-Citizen)

Iowa City fire crews were working to battle a building fire Tuesday afternoon on Heinz Road. More>>

Dubuque agrees to correct discriminatory housing policies


The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Tuesday it and the city of Dubuque have signed a voluntary compliance agreement to correct housing policies that HUD says discriminate against the black community. More>>

Cedar Falls students practice dangerous intruder drill Video included


"This is a drill. I repeat this is a drill," students at Cedar Heights Elementary head over the school's intercom system Tuesday. "We have a dangerous intruder in the gym. We have a dangerous intruder in the gym." More>>

Family hosts March of Dimes fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings


Brooke and Shaun McMorris understand the value of the March of Dimes organization after their son was born at just 26 weeks gestation.Carter, now two years old,weighed 1 lb, 6.4 oz. when he was born; he was 12.5 inches long. More>>

Columbus High students plan Veterans appreciation event


AP European History students at Columbus High School are planning an event to honor veterans. More>>

Pit bull dogs could be banned within Sioux City city limits

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The Sioux City Council has advanced a proposal to change the city ordinance that bars pit bulls from inside city limits. More>>

Avoid investment scams with Cedar Rapids forum May 1


Iowa's insurance commissioner has scheduled forums in Cedar Rapids and Davenport to educate the public on how to avoid investment and insurance scams. More>>

Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year

Sky-gazers in North and South America were treated to a full lunar eclipse - at least those fortunate enough to have clear skies. More>>

Brady Verlo, West Branch daycare worker, guilty of child porn


A former daycare worker accused of distributing thousands of images of child pornography pleaded guilty in federal court in Cedar Rapids on Monday. More>>

Waterloo and Cedar Falls open to discuss shared services


To do more with less is an idea shared by both Waterloo and Cedar Falls city officials. More>>

Police: Utah mom admitted to killing her 6 babies

Megan Huntsman was clear about what she did with six of her newborn babies. More>>

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