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Hundreds Debate Diversity Issues at Cedar Rapids Forum
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa- Diversity is a goal in Cedar Rapids embraced by many in the community including employers.
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Police Arrest Man Carrying Knives Near Kennedy High School
Police arrested a man Wednesday for carrying knives near Cedar Rapids' Kennedy High School.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Groundbreaking Marks Milestone in Efforts to Rehab Neighborhood
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa- A rebirth in an older Cedar Rapids neighborhood took a symbolic first step Tuesday afternoon with a groundbreaking for a new home.
U.S. Marshals Make Arrest in North English Home Invasion
U.S. Marshals arrested a Cedar Rapids man Tuesday in connection with a January home invasion in Iowa County.
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Johnson County Attorney Candidate Being Sued
Johnson County Attorney Candidate Being Sued Hughes 4-22-14 A recent University of Iowa Law School graduate running for Johnson County attorney is being sued by a pair of banks for not paying his debts.
Adopt-A-Road Program Gets Helping Hand From Cedar Rapids
Now that the snow is gone, you may have noticed something else along Cedar Rapids streets: trash.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Greene Square Park Renovations to Start in September
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - A final push is underway to raise a total $1.95 million to provide Greene Square Park with a face-lift worthy of its crucial downtown spot between the new Cedar Rapids Public Library and the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art.
Ag Secretary Unveils $150-million Investment Fund for Rural America
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa- A new investment fund could mean more growth for rural businesses and more jobs.
Cedar Rapids Police: Weekend Shootings Possibly Related
Cedar Rapids police say they are investigating whether a connection exists between three shootings in Cedar Rapids over the weekend.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Operation Quickfind: Angelina, Aliyah, and Angelo Madlock
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Cedar Rapids Police have issued an operation Quickfind for three children.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Shooting Reported in Northwest Cedar Rapids
Police confirm there has been a shooting on the city's west side. Police tell KCRG the shooting happened near Wiley Boulevard SW and 22nd Avenue SW.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
New Spring, New Construction Season On I-380
It's as near-nightly ritual along one portion of the northbound lanes of Interstate 380.
The Washington Evening Journal
Washington County Riverboat Foundation sets dates for grant presentations
The Washington County Riverboat Foundation set the dollar amount and dates for the spring grant and the mini-grant presentations Wednesday evening.
Medal of Honor Recipient Credited with Saving Iowan's Life
Kain Schilling of Palo said Thursday he owes his life to a soldier whose bravery will be recognized with the Medal of Honor next month at the White House.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Kingston Village Developers Disappointed By Casino Vote
Developers in the Kingston Village neighborhood are disappointed to hear the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission's vote.
Norwalk Citizen News
Iowa Senate race suddenly more competitive
In this April 11, 2014, file photo, Iowa Senate candidate Joni Ernst speaks during the Iowa Republican Party's annual Lincoln Day dinner in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Iowa's Own Pianist Jim McDonough and His Orchestra to Appear in 2014 Spring Tour on 4/26
Spring is in the air, as are the sounds of a nationally-acclaimed Iowa pianist in concert halls across the state.
Iowa City Press-Citizen
Shows to see
CSPS Hall, 1103 Third St. SE, Cedar Rapids 8 p.m. Friday, $17 ADV/$21 door Comic Bobcat Goldthwait riffing on the pressures of being Jesus' brother: "When your brother's home, we always have wine..." So many have borne the weight of following famous/talented parents and siblings, and Pete's baby bro has fared better than most.
Firefighters Quickly Contain Coggon Apartment Fire
The Coggon Fire Department responded to a reported fire at the apartments at 620 3rd Avenue E at 1:19 a.m. Thursday.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Cedar Rapids Woman Looks to Reality Show to Lose Weight
She's severely overweight, but thinks a reality TV show could help her get healthy.