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Infertility support group offers help to eastern Iowans Video included

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Sunday marks the start of the 25th annual National Infertility Awareness Week. Every year in the U.S., thousands of couples struggle with an inability to get pregnant. More>>

Toddler injured in Black Hawk Co. ATV incident

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The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office says an 8-year-old girl lost control of an ATV and it struck 2-year-old Skylar Keener of Ryan, pinning him against a mechanical lift. Keener was taken to a Waterloo hospital. More>>

Iowans celebrate Bangladesh New Year in Waterloo

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Monday, April 14 marked the start of a new year in Bangladesh which was the reason for a weekend celebration in Waterloo. More>>

Woman with Parkinson's Disease prepares for brain surgery Video included

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An Elk Run Heights woman is using humor to help cope with Parkinson's Disease.

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Cedar Falls officer injured after incident with suspected drunk driver

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A Waterloo man faces drunken driving and other charges after police say he hit a Cedar Falls police officer with his car Saturday morning. More>>

CBHS in Waterloo needs help with 15 dogs surrendered by one owner

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The Cedar Bend Humane Society in Waterloo recently took in 15 dogs surrendered by one owner. More>>

Waterloo man arrested after stolen gun found during traffic stop

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A Waterloo man was arrested Friday morning after police found a stolen gun in his car during a traffic stop. More>>

Waterloo man and woman injured in Bremer County crash

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A man and a woman from Waterloo were injured Thursday evening when their vehicles collided in Bremer County. More>>

Attorney: Felon voter cases will go on despite Iowa Court ruling

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A prosecutor pursuing several cases against felons charged with voting illegally says an Iowa Supreme Court ruling shouldn't impact them. More>>

Two injured in Waterloo crash at University and Falls on Friday

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Two people were injured Friday morning in an accident near the intersection of University Avenue and Falls Avenue in Waterloo. More>>

Ten teachers in Black Hawk Co. receive Gold Star Awards Video included

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The 2014 Gold Star Awards for Outstanding Teaching recognizes 10 Black Hawk County teachers this year: More>>

89 new Americans take oath of U.S. citizenship in Cedar Falls Video included

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Hundreds of people met at the University of Northern Iowa's Maucker Union Ballroom on Wednesday to celebrate 89 new U.S. citizens. More>>

Nonprofits recognized at Cedar Valley Nonprofit Awards Luncheon Video included

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Area nonprofits were honored Wednesday at the 10th Anniversary Cedar Valley Nonprofit Awards Luncheon.
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Rasberry Williams, who killed man over debt, to get parole

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Officials have granted parole to a 68-year-old Iowa inmate who has been imprisoned since 1974 for the killing of a man over a gambling debt. More>>

Waterloo man may be longtime fugitive from North Carolina

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Iowa officials are awaiting a fingerprint check to confirm that a man being held in Waterloo is a fugitive of more than 40 years from North Carolina. More>>

Cedar Falls Schools Seek Feedback on Potential Upgrades Video included

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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>>

Cedar Falls woman remembers Boston Marathon bombing

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

Cedar Falls students practice dangerous intruder drill Video included

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"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

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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 Video included

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

Waterloo and Cedar Falls open to discuss shared services

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

9 voters from 8 counties, including Black Hawk, disenfranchised

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The Iowa Secretary of State's Office has identified nine voters from eight counties whose ballots were wrongly rejected in 2012 because of mistakes on its database of ineligible felons. More>>

Schools play a huge role in helping students with autism Video included

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According to the Centers for Disease Control, one in 68 children have a disorder on the autism spectrum. More>>

Volunteers plant 6,500 trees in Cedar Falls Video included

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Student volunteers with UNI Hardwoods, a student-run organization at the University of Northern Iowa, planted 6,500 trees in Cedar Falls on Saturday. More>>

"Challenge Day" in Cedar Falls offers sports for disabled athletes Video included

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RaeAnn Swanson spent part of her weekend with her younger brother, Thomas, at "Challenge Day". More>>

Iowa Army National Guard gets 2 new helicopters in Waterloo

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The Iowa Army National Guard has acquired two new helicopters in Waterloo. More>>

Doughy Joey's Owners explain closure Video included

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Waterloo restaurant Doughy Joey's Peetza suddenly closed their doors this week, leaving many with questions. More>>

Organization plans community-wide Zumbathon

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A Waterloo organization has planned a community-wide Zumbathon for Saturday, April 12th. More>>

Orchard Hill principal to move to Southdale in Cedar Falls

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A principal at one Cedar Falls elementary school is moving to another Cedar Falls elementary this fall. More>>

VEISHEA riot brings back painful memories in Cedar Falls Video included

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Tuesday night's VEISHEA riots in Ames brought back some painful memories for those in Cedar Falls that experienced similar riots years earlier. More>>

National Career Readiness Certificates hiring event Thursday

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Waterloo- Cedar Valley IowaWork, in partnership with Manpower and Upper Iowa University Waterloo, will be hosting a hiring event to introduce National Career Readiness Certificates (NCRC) holders to employers who recognize the certificates. More>>

Women advocate for equality Video included

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Women in Waterloo discussed the fight for equality Tuesday. More>>

High school students explore dangers of drunk driving with mock accident Video included

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For students at one Eastern Iowa high school, what started as fire drill turned into an impactful message about drunk driving. Don Bosco students in Gilbertville took part in a mock drunk driving accident.  More>>

Seven teens arrested in Crossroads Mall assault

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Seven teens have been arrested in connection to an assault at Crossroads Mall in Waterloo in March. More>>

Police: Fight involved 2 families, about 30 people Video included

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A fight between two families involved about 30 people, according to Waterloo Police. More>>

Crews fight springtime grass fires

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Fire crews in Waterloo were kept busy Monday by several brush fires. More>>

Infractions ticket proposal on hold after safety and legality questions Video included

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Plans are now on hold that would have essentially cut traffic fines in half for some drivers in Waterloo. The infractions ticket proposal was expected to go up for a final vote Monday night in city council, but the issue is being tabled after concerns from the state.   More>>

UNI students transport oak seedlings to replace ash trees

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A group of University of Northern Iowa students is helping bring thousands of free saplings to Cedar Falls to help the city replace trees lost to disease or flooding. More>>

Burning leaves leads to burnt Waterloo garage

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Leaf burning is being blamed for a garage fire in Waterloo Monday afternoon. More>>

UPDATE: Motorcycle crash in Waterloo kills driver

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A motorcycle crash along La Porte Rd. in Waterloo has killed a Cedar Falls man.
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Relay For Life of UNI set for Friday, April 11th in Cedar Falls

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Each year students at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls organize the Relay For Life of UNI. More>>

UPDATE: Family surprises soldier on return from Afghanistan Video included

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Family members and friends of Grant McCready spent Friday preparing for the soldier's homecoming. More>>

Harsh winter kills fish Video included

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Officials at the Iowa Department of Natural Resources say the harsh winter has led to several fish kills. More>>

Alzheimer's Disease: 3rd Leading Cause of Death Video included

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Alzheimer's disease is now the third leading cause of death in the United States. Officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say it's only behind heart disease and cancer.The important thing to remember is this: Alzheimer's disease is not a memory problem -- it is a fatal brain disease. Right now, an estimated 5.1 million people in the U.S. are diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. The disease as always been an epidemic, it's just now diagnosed more often.The best preventativ... More>>

'UNI Proud' fights for gender neutral restrooms on campus Video included

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Stormy O'Brink has actually seen people get turned away from using the restroom."I have friends who have been kicked out of restrooms because they didn't appear to be passing as the gender they identify as or the gender of which the restroom they are using," said O'Brink, 'UNI Proud' president.Thursday students with 'UNI Proud' rallied for getting gender-neutral restrooms in the heavily trafficked Maucker Union on UNI's campus. They want a one-stall restroom designated as neutral, alongside o... More>>

Iowa is strong generator of teachers despite national trend

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More than 200 University of Northern Iowa students will be inducted into the school's Teacher Education Program Wednesday.
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Waterloo man faces drug charges after Bremer Co. traffic stop

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A Waterloo man faces several drug charges following a traffic stop in Bremer County on Wednesday. More>>

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