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  1. Cedar Falls officials looking to add two roundabouts to GreenhillRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    On Monday night, Cedar Falls officials will recommend the plan to the City Council at the Committee of the Whole meeting. Resler said the city has put together a study on the entire Greenhill corridor from Hudson Road to Cedar Heights Drive.

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  2. Police searching for inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    LINN COUNTY, Iowa-The Linn County Sheriff's Office is searching for 31 year old Derek Meyers. He was granted a court order furlough at 2 P.M on December 16th.

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  3. Bomb threat hoax: a reminder to be vigilant for scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 14 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Everyone is used to getting scam emails, but a scam sent out nationwide Thursday told the reader there was a bomb in the building and the only way to deactivate it was by paying a large sum of money. Many of these bomb threat emails got into the inboxes of businesses in eastern Iowa, with reports in Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Cedar Rapids, Dubuque, Iowa City and Winneshiek County.

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  4. Officials say man fled Iowa courthouse after bail was raisedRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 13 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Authorities say a Cedar Falls man awaiting trial on criminal charges fled a northeastern Iowa courthouse after his bail was raised to $500,000. The Courier reports that 30-year-old Rajih Donley appeared in a Black Hawk County courtroom Monday for a hearing regarding charges accusing him of shooting and injuring a Waterloo man in May 2017.

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  5. Waterloo Mayor Hart wins Salvation Armya s Red Kettle Mayoral Battle of the BellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 10 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    When all the kettles were counted, Mayor Quentin Hart emerged victorious with $2,333.86, keeping the trophy in Waterloo for the tenth consecutive year. Mayor Brown of Cedar Falls raised $308.55.

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  6. Maddie Poppe performs in benefit concert for UNI Dance MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    CEDAR FALLS, Iowa American Idol Winner and Clarksville native Maddie Poppe took the stage for a performance in Cedar Falls tonight. It was her first time performing in the Cedar Valley since her big win.

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  7. Residents head back into California town leveled by wildfireRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Nearly four weeks after the devastating blaze leveled her town, Jennifer Christensen was allowed back to return to her home in Paradise, where the first thing she saw was her son's charred tricycle in the front yard. Christensen was among hundreds of residents who were allowed back into neighborhoods on the east side of town for the first time since the Nov. 8 blaze.

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  8. Man gets 30 years for machete slaying of Virginia manRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for his part in the gang-related slaying of a Virginia man who was mutilated with a machete. The Daily Progress reports 21-year-old Walter Antonio Argueta Amaya, of El Salvador, was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years for first-degree murder and 15 years for murder by lynching.

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  9. California serial killer trial could cost $20 millionRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Suspect Joseph DeAngelo is scheduled to appear in court Thursday for a routine proceeding. The trial is months away from beginning.

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  10. Grandma creates books remembering Lyric and ElizabethRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Tonight marks six years since the tragic fate of two young eastern Iowa girls was confirmed, with a devastating discovery of their bodies. Lyric Cook-Morrissey and cousin Elizabeth Collins were found on this day in 2012.

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  11. Hospice of Dubuque warns about phone scam in the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Hospice of Dubuque has issued a warning about a telephone scam in which the caller poses as a hospice worker, asking for money. Officials issued the warning Wednesday afternoon.

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  12. Iowa Citya s first Downtown District mayor to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Iowa City Downtown District's first Nighttime Mayor Angela Winnike, will be resigning from her post this month to pursue other opportunities in California. According to a press release from the Iowa City Downtown District, Winnike was first hired in April of 2017 and has worked to support the entertainment, hospitality, food and beverage industries downtown.

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  13. Bettendorf residents to vote on $30M school bond next weekRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The vote on Tuesday comes after the Bettendorf Community School District board approved the bond issue earlier this year. The Quad-City Times reports that the money will be used to remodel, renovate or improve the district's high school and middle school, as well as Herbert Hoover, Paul Norton and Neil Armstrong elementary schools.

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  14. Grassley all in for Trump in 2020, wona t support challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Sen. Chuck Grassley says he will not support any Republican challenger to President Donald Trump in the primary ahead of the 2020 election. He says anyone is welcome to campaign in Iowa, which holds the first in the nation caucus, "but Chuck Grassley won't be appearing with them."

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  15. Des Moines settles police excessive force case for $800,000Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The city of Des Moines is paying $800,000 to settle an excessive force lawsuit filed by a northeast Iowa man against two police officers and the city. The City Council approved the payment Monday to settle the civil lawsuit but the amount was undisclosed.

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  16. Siblings plead guilty to sham marriage immigration dealRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A Waterloo brother and sister have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to arrange a sham marriage so he wouldn't have to leave the United States. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that Selmir Salkanovic and his sister, Salena Dedic pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Cedar Rapids to conspiracy to commit marriage fraud.

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  17. Pearl Harbor re-burials across the US give families closureRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    It's been more than 75 years since the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Some who died on Dec. 7, 1941, are finally being laid to rest in cemeteries across the United States.

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  18. Rating causes controversy over public safety debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    An insurance Service Office report says that Cedar Falls Fire Rescue could see a lower rating, if some changes aren't made. "It's a relationship of providing better service to the citizens.

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  19. a oeStart Something Biga at the Big Brothers Big Sisters breakfast December 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Iowa will hold their Black Hawk County Start Something Big Breakfast on Friday, December 7. The annual breakfast is a time for the mentoring community to come together to celebrate the impact that has been made the past year, and to also make plans to become even bigger and better moving forward. As KWWL has reported before, the need for mentors in our area is strong.

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  20. Police investigate death of Waterloo man found on sidewalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    WATERLOO, Iowa : Waterloo Police tell us a man is dead after being found unresponsive on a sidewalk last night. They aren't releasing his name yet.

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