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Cedar Rapids, Iowa is located in Linn County. Zip codes in Cedar Rapids, IA include 52401, 52498, and 52411. The median home price in Cedar Rapids is $135,000 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Cedar Rapids information.

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Local news for Cedar Rapids, IA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

12 hrs ago | KCRG

Cedar Rapids council targets synthetic drug sales as false advertising

Sellers here of synthetic drugs with murky, changing chemical recipes that are falsely packaged as incense, potpourri, plant food or bath salts don't need to wait for a big federal drug sting and investigation before they're confronted by law enforcement.

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12 hrs ago | KCRG

Flood protection takes steps at CRST site, amphitheater entrance

A groundbreaking ceremony is held for the new CRST world headquarters between First Street SE and the Cedar River in downtown Cedar Rapids on Wednesday, July 23, 2013.

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17 hrs ago | KCRG

Cedar Rapids drivers back near top ten in safest city rankings

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa- If you had to rank Cedar Rapids drivers in terms of safe driving and avoiding accidents what would you say? One national insurance company says drivers here do extremely well compared to national averages.

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22 hrs ago | KCRG

Cedar Rapids schools looking for volunteers

ARCHIVE PHOTO: Garfield Elementary students Anna Cejka-Emig, 10 and Petra Noble, 9, pay attention to German vocabulary written on the board that Herr Johnson pronounces aloud.

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Yesterday | KWWL-TV Waterloo

Traffic Alert: Crash reroutes traffic on I-380

The crash happened between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. Southbound traffic is being diverted to 965 at the Swisher exit.

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Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

IRI Names Susan E. Bennett as Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Information Resources, Inc. , a global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and over-the-counter healthcare companies, announced today that Susan E. Bennett has joined the company as executive vice president and general counsel.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Man hurt after cargo van goes off the road in Linn Co.

An Ely man was injured Monday night after his cargo van went off the road and hit several trees.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

District Administration

Cedar Rapids schools may shift models for mental health services

If Cedar Rapids school board members approve new agreements with the Iowa Department of Human Services and the Abbe Center for Community Mental Health, school-based therapy largely will be replaced in favor of assessments and consultations.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

The scene outside Palmer Lutheran Health Center on Jefferson Street in West Union

A shooting incident that involved a police officer Saturday morning at Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union is currently under investigation.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

KCRG

Cedar Rapids property owners lose properties in synthetic marijuana case

A couple who is accused of selling synthetic marijuana has lost four of their properties in a civil forfeiture to the government.

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KCRG

Judge gives probation to defendant in Latasha Roundtree's fatal shooting

A 24-year-old involved in the 2012 fatal shooting of Latasha Roundtree apologized Friday in a soft, quivering voice, saying he was "very sorry for his actions" that night.

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The Washington Evening Journal

You Are here: Finding our way in Washington

Todd Dickinson recently joined Fareway as the assistant manager. Coming to Washington at the beginning of May, he said that he is originally from Pella.

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Examiner.com

Iowa Amana Colonies RV Park worth the stop

About 15 miles southwest of Cedar Rapids, Iowa the traveler will discover a unique community of shops and restaurants called Amana Colonies.

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Defence Industry Daily

Boeing Wins CNS-ATM Upgrade Contract for USAF's KC-10 Tankers

Aug 21/14: Rockwell Collins in Cedar Rapids, IA receives a $35.4 million firm-fixed-price contract modification, exercising an option for 27 Group A and B KC-10 Communication Navigation Surveillance/Air Traffic Management kits and installs.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KCRG

Iowa historic preservation praised as economic development generators

The 86-year-old Paramount Theatre, which was devastated by flooding in 2008, was cited Thursday at the Preserve Iowa Summit as an example of the community, cultural and economic synergy that can be achieved through historic preservation efforts.

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Brookston Beer Bulletin

Iowa Sinkhole May Be 150-Year Old Beer Cave

Last month during a routine inspection, a Cedar Rapids, Iowa bridge inspector found a suspicious looking hole in the ground.

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KCRG

Cedar Rapids man will serve 25 years in prison for assault, shooting at police

A Cedar Rapids man pleaded guilty Thursday to several charges including breaking into a transitional housing unit, assaulting a woman and firing a gun at police officers in 2013 .

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KCRG

Dubuque man accused of selling crack cocaine from candy store

According to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Iowa, on four occasions in January and February, 35-year-old Dwayne Howard is accused of selling crack cocaine to another person.

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KCRG

EnvisionCR asks for more community input on future of Cedar Rapids

EnvisionCR is the comprehensive plan for the city of Cedar Rapids. City leaders aren't taking the future of Cedar Rapids into their own hands.

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Tama News-Herald

Tama County District Court

Steven Melvin Cooley, 64, Cedar Rapids, was sentenced to five years in prison to be served concurrently with a Linn County sentence for 3rd degree burglary.

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