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  1. The big winner in Iowa: DemocracyRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Texarkana Gazette

    On a hot July day in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a Latina business owner addressed a crowd at an event billed "Happy Hour with Hillary," urging them to caucus for Clinton. "I don't want to wake up on Feb. 2 and wonder if there's more I could have done," she said to the casually dressed crowd of mostly older people, with a smattering of college-age students.

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  2. Robins Opens New RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KCRG

    ... But until Monday morning, those people didn't have one restaurant in the entire community. The city borders Cedar Rapids and residents are used to traveling there for commercial services, but a place to eat was on the wish list for years. In fact, a ...

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  3. 2 Sanders supporters return to Tinder after brief banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Haley Lent, 22, a photographer from Cedar Rapids, Iowa is seen in this undated handout photo. Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders waves upon arriving for a rally in Derry, New Hampshire February 8, 2016.

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  4. Remembering the 1996 Cold WaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KCRG

    ... followed by a low of -28 on February 2 and a high of -9. February 3 was just as cold: low of -27, high of -10. Cedar Rapids finally crept above zero on the 4th. Iowa City also endured four days of bitter cold. Temperatures stayed below zero from ...

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  5. Kirkwood's Washington campus celebrates anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... Center Director. The Washington campus is one of 10 Kirkwood campuses in the state, with the main campus in Cedar Rapids. The college also maintains learning hubs in several additional locations. Kirkwood has offered classes for skilled trades in ...

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  6. IC man caught with counterfeit $100 billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KCJJ-AM Iowa City

    IC man caught with counterfeit $100 bills Podhajsky 02/08/16 Iowa City Police have arrested a person caught with multiple fake $100 bills. Police in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids have been investigating the circulation of counterfeit $100 bills over the last few months.

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  7. Police log - Feb. 8, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... All suspects should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Willie Garrett III, 38, of Cedar Rapids, was arrested Friday morning at E Avenue and Fifth Street in Kalona for driving while barred. Jeremy Mark Morrison, 38, of ...

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  8. Beach Boys, The Temptations to Visit McGrath Amphitheatre in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KCRG

    ... of Sterling Heights. A complete list of tour dates was not immediately available. Tickets for the show in Cedar Rapids start at $49, and seating is available on the lawn or in reserved seats. Tickets go on sale February 12 at 10 a.m. at the U.S. ...

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  9. Analysis: Texas, Uncharacteristically, is an Early Primary StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Texas Tribune

    Sen. Ted Cruz speaks at a Republican caucus held at the DoubleTree in downtown Cedar Rapids, Iowa on February 1, 2016. When you talk about early primary states, remember that you're sitting in one of them.

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  10. YMCA fights diabetes through special courseRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | KCRG

    The Cedar Rapids Metropolitan YMCA and the Eastern Iowa Health Center have teamed up to provide a lifestyle change class to stop the progression of diabetes. More than 80 million people in the United States have pre-diabetes, but 10% of them are not aware of the diagnosis.

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  11. Katie Zezima:Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Jewish World Review

    ... that. That's out of my hands. I believe we have a path to victory," Cruz told a private meeting of pastors in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, days before winning the caucuses. "I believe we put the team in place. I believe we have a winning strategy." Cruz is a ...

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  12. David G. Ghysels Jr., businessman, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Baltimore Sun

    David G. Ghysels Jr., a former local stockbroker who helped establish a Florida home inspection business, died Monday of leiomyosarcoma at a sister's Cockeysville home. The son of David G. Ghysels Sr., a businessman, and Doris McNall "Dody" Ghysels, a homemaker, David George Ghysels Jr. was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and was raised in Oxford and in Hagerstown, where he graduated in 1976 from North Hagerstown High School.

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  13. Janet Louise ToomRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | Salem News

    CEDAR?RAPIDS, Iowa-Janet Louise Toom, 78, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Salem, Ohio, passed away Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016 at Unity Point Hospice in Cedar Rapids. The family will greet friends from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, at Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Marion.

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  14. Average Gas Price Drops 5 Cents Nationally Over Past WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KCRG

    ... 8 cents over the past week, 24 cents from one month ago, and 44 cents from a year ago. The average price in Cedar Rapids is $1.66 per gallon, $1.63 in Waterloo, $1.67 in Sioux City, $1.73 in Des Moines, and $1.48 in Davenport. The U.S. average ...

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  15. Sanders supporters banned from Tinder after campaigning on appRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Globe and Mail

    ... She has been unable to sign back into Tinder since logging off on Thursday. Haley Lent, 22, a photographer from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, told Reuters in a Twitter message that she also got locked out of the app on Thursday night after sending messages ...

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  16. NewsRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Tama News-Herald

    February 7, 2016 HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA 354 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016 IAZ050-060>062-070>075-081>086-092>097-082200- more>>>> February 7, 2016 CEDAR RAPIDS- Kirkwood Community College has released its Dean's List for the fall 2015 semester. These students have achieved a 3. more>>>> February 7, 2016 MARSHALLTOWN - The Marshalltown Community College Foundation is currently accepting applications for the 2016-17 academic year.

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  17. Intelekit Corporation Launches Quick FPA, a Software Estimation ToolRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | PRWeb

    ... of its kind estimation tool for software projects. Intelekit is a startup founded by Manish Kumar based out of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He is a veteran in the software service industry. Manish has created multiple ventures along with a leading software ...

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  18. Three Cats Rescued from Cedar Rapids House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KCRG

    No one was injured in a house fire in Cedar Rapids on Saturday night. Firefighters responded to a report of a house fire on the 700 block of 7th St. SE around 7:40 p.m. Fire officials said the fire started inside a bathroom.

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  19. Comic-Con Provides Escape From Reality for ThousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KCRG

    More than ten thousand cosplay, anime, and self-proclaimed comic book geeks packed into the Doubletree Convention Center in downtown Cedar Rapids for the city's second annual Comic-Con. "So I spend most of my days sitting in front of a computer," said Amy Arkin, a face-painter inside the convention.

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  20. Waukee Takes Home District Swimming Crown, Now on to StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... events as well. The state meet is Saturday February 13th in Marshalltown. Waukee, Johnston, Iowa City West, and Cedar Rapids Washington are the favorites to win it all.

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