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  1. Variety Children's Charity holds two day radiothon for Compassion FundRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KCRG

    TV9 is partnering with KMRY Radio and Variety the Children's Charity Tuesday and Wednesday during their radiothon to help raise money for the Compassion Fund. The money raised will allow social workers to help families in need and offer some financial help to parents while their children are in select hospitals in eastern Iowa .

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  2. November is having its coldest start in more than 20 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRG

    Most mornings this month haven't been particularly cold for November, with the exception of the record low Saturday. But high temperatures have been falling well short of average.

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  3. Linn County single-vehicle crash causes minor injuries to infant, two adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRG

    A single-vehicle accident in rural Linn County caused minor injuries to three people, including one infant, on Monday afternoon. The Linn County Sheriff's Office said that Chaya Bekerman, 20, of Postville, was driving the vehicle that was headed westbound on Coggon Road near Price Lane.

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  4. Accident on Interstate 380 near Glass Road injures oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KCRG

    An accident on Interstate 380 in Cedar Rapids between a car and a semitractor-trailer truck injured one person on Monday afternoon. Cedar Rapids Police officers responded to the accident in the northbound lanes of the highway near the Glass Road accident.

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  5. Construction crews to work through winter months on Highway 218 interchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KCRG

    Construction crews plan on working through the winter months to build a $16 million interchange at Highway 218 and U.S. Highway 30. The interchange is part of the county's plan to make Highway 30 four lanes from west of Cedar Rapids to Ames. East of Highway 218 is also narrowed to one lane in each direction while the new ramps are being constructed.

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  6. First Alert ForecastRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 11 | KCRG

    An eastern Iowa teen is saving lives two years after he was shot and killed. Sixteen-year-old Senquez Jackson of Cedar Rapids died back in 2016 in what police have described as an unintentional shooting.

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  7. Wartburg repeats as conference champions over DubuqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | KCRG

    An eastern Iowa teen is saving lives two years after he was shot and killed. Sixteen-year-old Senquez Jackson of Cedar Rapids died back in 2016 in what police have described as an unintentional shooting.

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  8. Organizers close to opening overflow shelter in Cedar RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | KCRG

    For months, organizers in Cedar Rapids have been searching for an overflow homeless shelter- and as of Saturday, they might have found one. Organizers say they still have some details to work out, but organizers say they are close to officially signing a lease.

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  9. Cedar Rapids shooting victim honored by Iowa Donor NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | KCRG

    Sixteen-year-old Senquez Jackson of Cedar Rapids died back in 2016 in what police have described as an unintentional shooting. Jackson's family decided to donate his organs.

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  10. Go Cedar Rapids fallout may change how the city handles conflicts of interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | KCRG

    Cedar Rapids may expand its definition of a conflict of interest as a result of the GO Cedar Rapids debacle. That's after the city's ethics board ruled city staff and a city council member had no conflicts of interest in their roles with the now defunct tourism agency.

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  11. Marion donating land to monarch butterfly pollinator initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | KCRG

    The effort to set aside a thousand acres of land in Linn County for monarch butterflies and other pollinators is getting closer to happening. Marion's city manager told TV9 the city is looking at donating a little more than 29 acres this year to the 1,000 Acre Pollinator Initiative.

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  12. Prospect Meadows set to open in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | KCRG

    Prospect Meadows sports complex at the intersection of County Home Road and Highway 13 is set to open in 2019. Earth work began in October 2017 on the access road to the Prospect Meadows ball fields.

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  13. Operation Quickfind: Damaurey VanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | KCRG

    No one has seen Vance since Wednesday around 1:15 p.m. when he was at 1026 A Avenue northeast in Cedar Rapids. Vance is 5 feet 10 inches and weighs 170 pounds.

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  14. Bank to hotel conversion plan tops great economic development week in Cedar RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | KCRG

    The largest single investment in the core downtown of Cedar Rapids should start construction soon. It's a $50-million dollar plus project that will bring two Marriott brand hotels along with an upscale steakhouse to a former bank property.

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  15. Mistaken identity at the polls causes voter fraud woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | KCRG

    One man went to vote yesterday and found out he was already registered in another town where he had never lived. Basically, it was a case of mistaken identity and a clerical error with the Linn County Auditor.

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  16. New construction a welcome addition to College District area of Cedar RapidsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 7 | KCRG

    Work is underway now on a new $5-million dollar commercial development in the College District of 1st Avenue in Cedar Rapids. And it's something both city and district leaders have wanted to see for some time.

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  17. Two taken to hospital after three-vehicle accident in Cedar RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | KCRG

    One person was taken to the hospital by ambulance after an accident this morning near 42nd Street NE and Twin Pine Drive NE in Cedar Rapids.

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  18. One injured in accident on Mt. Vernon Road in Cedar RapidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | KCRG

    One person was injured in an accident involving a car and a semitractor-trailer in southeast Cedar Rapids on Tuesday. Cedar Rapids Police responded to a report of an accident in the late morning hours on Tuesday at the corner of Mt.

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  19. Expert of the Day: Hy-Vee Dietitian recipes for diabeticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | KCRG

    Diabetes and A1C Tour November is National Diabetes Month. It's probably not what you want to think about during the holiday season, but frankly, what better time to bring awareness? Diabetes is a disease that happens when your blood sugar is too high.

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  20. Top Republicans making final campaign swingRead the original story

    Monday Nov 5 | KCRG

    Nearly all the top candidates were still out on the campaign trail Monday looking for those last minute votes and firing up volunteers. Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds led a group of Republicans running for state office on a swing to nine different Iowa communities.

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