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Dunkerton police chief resigns amid investigation
The longtime police chief in the northeast Iowa city of Dunkerton has resigned about a week after being placed on administrative leave.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Iowa man gets life in prison for killing daughter
An Iowa Falls man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his 7-week-old baby girl.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
New Hartford creates gardens in vacant spaces
After natural disasters left the northeast Iowa city of New Hartford with a number of vacant parcels, residents responded by creating nine public gardens with more on the way.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Bridge-to-Bridge bicycle ride
On Saturday, August 16th, the 2nd Annual Bridge-to-Bridge Bicycle Ride will take place.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Fundraiser set for late Cedar Falls boy after window fall
A fundraiser will be held on Saturday for a three-year-old who died after falling from a window at his home.
Photos imagine life of 'Everyday Astronaut'
"I think at one point or another, every kid dreams of being an astronaut," Tim Dodd says.
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Cedar Valley Corvette Club rolls through
The Cedar Valley Corvette Club stopped through town last Thursday August, 7th. The club meets weekly in the summertime to enjoy each other's company and their love of Corvettes.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Vandals wreak havoc on Buchanan County Home near Indee
The vandalism was reported Tuesday, and deputies found that someone had entered the building and broken windows, door, toilets and mirrors.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
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Three Iowa Communities on List of 'Best College Towns'
The Best College Review released its list of the 50 Best College Towns and all the Iowa towns with a state university made the list.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Police arrest woman driving cart along road
A woman was charged with theft after police found her driving a motorized shopping cart along a road, miles from the supermarket where she had started.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Fire Chief to Teens: Don't Light Yourself on Fire
"What they're doing is taking a flammable liquid, pouring it on the chest, and lighting itself on fire," said Cedar Falls Fire Chief John Schilling.
Dubuque goes from strict to lax urban chicken ordinance
While urban chickens are banned in some cities, Dubuque now has one of the loosest ordinances among the state's largest cities when it comes to the keeping of backyard hens.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Iowa hospital system, county to share records
The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that UnityPoint-Allen Hospital and Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health Center will share electronic patient records, starting Jan. 1. The agreement will make records available online to physicians, reducing the time needed to treat patients who aren't able to tell emergency room doctors what medicines they're ... (more)
Iowan earns spot on 'America's Next Top Model'
The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that 24-year-old Ben Schreen of Waverly will appear on the new season that premieres at 8 p.m. on Aug. 18 on the CW Network.
Pam Longseth, Waterloo, and Kevin E. Heath, Cedar Falls were married on June 26 at the Dike United Methodist Church.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Cedar Falls announces location for proposed new high school
The Cedar Falls Community School District has released the location where the proposed new high school would be built if voters approve the bond referendum in September.
Dunkerton man finally getting tractor back
Kenny Kass told the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier that he first agreed to lend his restored 1915 Waterloo Boy tractor to the Grout Museum District in Waterloo for six months.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Photos of Iowa veterans to be displayed in museum
The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports the pictures will be on display in a permanent Vietnam exhibit in the Grout Museum District.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Police: Iowa man shoved woman's head into toilet
Leahy is accused of pushing a 72-year-old woman's head into a toilet bowl. Court records say the woman's face was submerged and she was unable to breathe.
Waverly OKs plans for downtown 4-story hotel
The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports the Waverly City Council on Monday voted 6 to 1 to approve a development agreement that includes about $700,000 in rebates for the estimated $4.5 million project.