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  1. Woman, 2 children flee fire at Waterloo homeRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Waterloo fire battalion chief Marty Freshwater told the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier that the fire broke out about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. The fire started in the kitchen, Freshwater said, and there was smoke damage throughout the house.

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  2. School bus driver hospitalized after Iowa crashRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Michael James Carey, 74, of Fayette, was driving a West Central school district bus north on J Avenue seven miles west of Arlington when he lost control. The bus went into a ditch shortly after 4 p.m., according to the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier .

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  3. Black Hawk County nixes proposed loose cattle fineRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Black Hawk County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to postpone the measure indefinitely after hearing concerns from local farmers about possible conflicts with state laws. Sheriff Tony Thompson had sought better enforcement tools to deal with cattle, horses and other large animals getting loose and creating a nuisance and public safety issues on public roads, according to the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier .

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  4. Northeast Iowa man dies 3 days after bike accidentRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A man has died three days after crashing his bicycle on a recreational trail in the northeast Iowa city of Decorah . Dan Werner, 66, died Sunday, said Decorah Police Chief Bill Nixon.

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  5. Iowa town house fire extinguished; no injuriesRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The fire was reported around 4:55 p.m. Friday after three people in the town house smelled smoke, gathered their pets and left the building, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reported. When firefighters arrived, flames were coming from the second-story windows, according to Kent Smock with the Evansdale Fire Department.

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  6. Tama County trial set for man in wife's slayingRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Tama County trial for Dustin Jefferson, 39, originally was set to begin on April 20. He's charged with the slaying of Kerry O'Clair-Jefferson on Sept. 25, 2013.

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  7. Attorneys argue over evidence in Iowa man's trialRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    An attorney for a man accused of killing a 5-year-old northern Iowa girl argued on Tuesday that his client's history of collecting child pornography should not be presented in his upcoming trial because it will taint his image to jurors. Defense attorney Aaron Hawbaker said jurors in the trial of Casey Frederiksen will conclude his client is a bad person and likely guilty in the 2005 death of Evelyn Miller.

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  8. Authorities find man's body in Iowa RiverRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Authorities believe the body found in the Iowa River Saturday belongs to a man who had been missing for a week. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that volunteers discovered the body in the river north of Marshalltown Saturday night.

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  9. Collector sells vintage machines on Iowa farmRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    An Amish collector's sale of antique farming equipment has drawn prospective bidders from as far away as Canada to northeast Iowa. Bidders from several states, including Michigan, Delaware, Virginia and Pennsylvania, traveled to Rudy and Sara Gingerich's farm on Wednesday to view their collection of vintage threshers, which separate grain from plants by beating them.

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  10. Artist agrees to create another freedom rockRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A Greenfield artist known for painting patriotic scenes on large boulders has agreed to create another freedom rock in Cedar Falls. Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II has completed 20 such rocks and hopes to paint freedom rocks in all of Iowa's 99 counties, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reported .

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  11. Old Cedar Falls post office could become wine barRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A historic Cedar Falls post office that was saved from the wrecking ball by a local preservation group could soon become a wine bar. Thanks to efforts by Cedar Falls Development Group, the old post office has been remodeled and is ready for a business to move in, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reported The city council voted in 2012 to demolish the building, which became an annex to City Hall in the 1960s, but the development group came together to save it.

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  12. US returns 9 stolen Cabrera paintings to PeruRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The U.S. has returned nine stolen 18th-century paintings by Mexican artist Miguel Cabrera to the government of Peru. Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara says the works were stolen from a church in Lima in 2008.

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  13. Resident wants election to pick Oelwein mayorRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    An Oelwein resident says he's gathering signatures to force a special election to choose the northeast Iowa city's mayor.

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  14. Iowa man gets 21 years in child pornography caseRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    An Iowa man has been sentenced to more than 21 years in federal prison for thousands of child porn images found on his computer.

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  15. Riders scramble to safety when bus catches fireRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A public bus caught fire in Cedar Falls, forcing the driver and riders to scramble out of the vehicle as the rear burst into flames.

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  16. CEO of Iowa credit union to step downRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports 61-year-old Jean Trainor said Thursday she's leaving Veridian Credit Union to work with her 29-year-old son.

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  17. Floyd County officials to appoint county attorneyRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Floyd County officials plan to appoint someone to serve temporarily as county attorney, following the death of its top prosecutor.

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  18. Iowa court upholds conviction of Waterloo manRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Iowa's appeals court has upheld the murder conviction of a Waterloo man linked to a 2011 gang-related shooting.

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