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Waterloo Police Dept. recruiting volunteer officers
Waterloo area residents are being encouraged to apply to be volunteer police officers.
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
Driver Ejected in Black Hawk County Rollover
The Black Hawk County Sheriff's office says the driver of a vehicle involved in a rollover suffered non-life threatening injuries after she was ejected during the crash.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Senate Side-Senator Steve Sodders-Storms Create Emergencies Across Iowa
Because of bad weather throughout June, the Governor has already proclaimed disaster emergencies in 48 counties, including Black Hawk.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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Gunman kills two adults and four children, then surrenders after standoff with police
A Texas man is in custody after allegedly shooting and killing six people, including four children, during a domestic dispute in Spring.
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Madison County's UNL Extension celebrates a milestone
Madison County's UNL Extension office held a centennial celebration at the 4-H office inside the Madison County Fairgrounds.
Hudson man arrested for shooting
A man was arrested for pointing a gun at another man and firing it after hunting.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
AMBER Alert issued for Black Hawk Co
A third little girl has been added the AMBER Alert, 8-month-old Nevaeh Hogan. No photo is available of Nevaeh.
AMBER Alert issued in Iowa
BLACK HAWK CO., Iowa - An AMBER Alert was issued at 10:15 p.m. Wednesday for two children from Black Hawk County believed to have been taken by a male suspect.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Officials say Iowa motorcyclist hits deer
The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office says 43-year-old Jason Melver, of Waverly, was riding the motorcycle early Monday on a road near Cedar Falls when the deer entered the vehicle's pathway.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Fire Destroys Black Hawk County Barn
The Waterloo Cedar Falls-Courier reports crews were called out to 6317 Lafayette Road in Raymond after neighbors noticed smoke and flames around the barn.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Park closures due to flooding mean lost revenue this holiday weekend
Park closures this weekend are costing the state of Iowa money. In Black Hawk County, McFarlane Park in La Porte City, Black Hawk Park in Cedar Falls and George Wyth Memorial State Park in Waterloo are all closed this holiday weekend because of flooding.
Burglary Suspect Injured Jumping From 2nd Floor onto Concrete Floor
The Black Hawk County Sheriff's office said a man suspected of burglarizing a building at the county landfill suffered 'significant' injuries when he jumped from the second floor onto a concrete floor.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
George Wyth State Park in Black Hawk County will likely be closed through the weekend due to flooding, according to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Two grants help humane society get new adoption-mobile
The Cedar Bend Humane Society has a new adoption-mobile. It's a tool to help the humane society get out into the community more and find more animals good homes.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Judge rules a Cedar Falls woman is not guilty of murder
Friday Black Hawk County judge ruled Kristie Clark-Richardson acted in self defense when she stabbed 38-year-old Keon Dale in March 2013.
Sandbags available in Black Hawk County
People in Waterloo can pick up sandbags at the Waste Management Site located at 3505 Easton Ave. Sandbags are available around the clock, but a guard will be at the entrance gate after 4:00 p.m. Cedar Falls residents can pick up sandbags at the Transfer Station located at E. 15th Street from 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. The Black Hawk County Engineers' ... (more)
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Iowa Legislature funds two 'life-changing' drug courts
The state opted last year to stop paying for the Dubuque-Delaware Counties Drug Court and Black Hawk County Drug Court this current fiscal year.
Some of Iowa's state parks impacted from recent flooding are open again. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says George Wyth State Park in Black Hawk County will reopen Friday.
Authorities: 41-year fugitive used dead boys' IDs
In this April 14, 2014 photo provided by the Black Hawk County Jail in Waterloo, Iowa, is convicted armed robber Ronald Dwaine Carnes who eluded authorities for 41 years after escaping from a North Carolina prison.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
One injured in rollover accident
One person was taken to the hospital late Tuesday night following a rollover accident in Black Hawk County on I-380.