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Student with Down syndrome donates U.S. flag to school Video included

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A high school student thought the American flag at his high school was too small so he used his savings to buy a new one.

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City puts murals on storm drains to discourage dumping

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The city of Cedar Rapids unveiled seven new downtown murals today, all on storm drains. 

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Cyclists honor fallen bikers during Ride of Silence Video included

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Bicyclists all over the world hit the pavement in honor of cyclists injured or killed while riding. Ride of Silence is an annual and worldwide event where cyclists ride in silence for those that were killed while riding or injured on the road.

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Cedar Rapids man has life-threatening injuries after motorcycle accident

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Officers say a motorcyclist lost control at the HWY 13 southbound ramp to the HWY 30 eastbound ramp.

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Police: hail storm brings out roofing solicitors

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Mount Vernon police said the department has received an uptick of complaints with fears about potential scams surrounding door-to-door roofing contractors.

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GPS leads Iowa drivers down a muddy, impassable path Video included

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Police in eastern Iowa are coming across a murky, muddy and messy situation. Some drivers are getting stuck at what's becoming quite an infamous local spot, and they say it's their GPS leading them to it.

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Motorcylist seriously injured after losing control, crashing into ditch

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The motorcyclist was taken to St. Luke's Hospital/Unity Point Health in Cedar Rapids for treatment of serious injuries.

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A sign of summer, community pools opening soon

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Pools will be filling with water soon, opening dates released in Cedar Rapids. 

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UPDATE: Cyclist dies after collision with car Video included

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Police say the collision happened at the intersection of Collins Road and Twixt Town Road Northeast, just after 6 p.m. on Friday.

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Cedar Rapids receives citizen survey results Video included

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Earlier this year the City of Cedar Rapids sent thousands of citizen survey's out to residents.  

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Man recalls saving baby from Cedar Rapids apartment fire Video included

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Travis Steichen says he woke up to the sound of screaming and looked out his window to see an apartment building down the street was on fire. 

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Cedar Rapids police arrest credit card theft suspect

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Within three minutes of the surveillance photos being posted on the Police Department's Facebook page and shared to local media, the Police Department received a credible tip that helped identify the suspect. 

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UPDATE: Cedar Rapids apartment fire intentionally set Video included

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There is significant fire, heat and smoke damage to the entire complex. 

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5 Linn County Supervisors run for 3 spots Video included

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Linn County Supervisors are preparing for a shake up as early voting is underway for the June 5th primary election. 

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Cedar Rapids oiling canada geese eggs Video included

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"This is part of the management plan that we've been working with with the DNR. There are certain steps that you have to take to get to this point and that has included the vegetation management, the harassment, the goose roundups that we're done in the past."

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Police tips to avoid card skimmers Video included

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"If you as a consumer go up there to get fuel and you see that this seal has been broken, you know that someone tamper with that gas pump and that you should not use it."

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Lawn care controversy ensues after alarming surveillance video Video included

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Surveillance video shows employees from Clean Cut Property Services dumping leaves back into a Cedar Rapids yard.  

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Clinton topples Kernels 7-6

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Clinton holds on to beat the Cedar Rapids Kernels, 7-6.

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