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  1. One person injured in Waterloo shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRG

    Police said it happened around 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the 11100 block of Langley Road. Neighbors reported hearing gunshots and seeing vehicles fleeing the area.


  2. Dislocated Worker Transition Center to close in WaterlooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 7 | KCRG

    The Dislocated Worker Transition Center in Waterloo will close on March 30 after giving $1.7 million in training and support services to dislocated workers. The center located on Hawkeye Community College's campus targeted 1,300 workers who were laid off by John Deere starting in the fall of 2014.


  3. Jurors considers murder case against last of 3 men accusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 6 | KCRG

    Eric Campbell Jr. is charged with murder and robbery in the slaying of Collin Brown on April 2, 2016, in the Dubuque County community of Key West. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that the state's case was given to the jury after final arguments Monday in Black Hawk County District Court in Waterloo.


  4. Grant to help bring more minority teachers to classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 2 | KCRG

    The R.J. McElroy Trust presented a $300,000 grant to the University of Northern Iowa. That will help implement something called the Teach Waterloo Project in the Waterloo School District.


  5. Iowa developer moves forward amid historic tax credit limboRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 1 | KCRG

    A developer is moving forward with plans to restore four historic homes in northeast Iowa even as state lawmakers consider curtailing historic preservation tax credits that are essential to the project. JSA Development is counting on state historic preservation tax credits to help offset the cost of repairing four historically significant houses in Waterloo.


  6. Beck's closes University Ave. location in Cedar FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | KCRG

    After 18 years at their location on University Avenue, Beck's has announced they will be closing that location of their business. On February 19, the owner of Beck's, Darin Beck, made the announcement their University Avenue was closed on their Facebook page.


  7. Today is a fight between Winter and SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | KCRG

    Temperatures will be key over the next 24 hours as to who gets rain vs freezing rain. There will be a considerable temperature spread from the mid-30s towards Waterloo/Cedar Falls to nearly 60 south of I-80 this afternoon.


  8. Six charged in early morning pursuit, burglary in WaterlooRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | KCRG

    Officers located a vehicle that had been reported stolen out of Benton County during the early morning hours on February 14. When they tried to stop the car, they were led on a short pursuit. The chase ended when the suspect vehicle lost control and slid into a snowbank near LaPorte and Papermill Road in Waterloo.


  9. Another defendant acquitted in Waterloo slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | KCRG

    A Black Hawk County jury has acquitted a second defendant accused of shooting to death a Waterloo man in 2016. On Tuesday the jury found 18-year-old Armand Rollins Jr. not guilty of murder and attempted murder charges stemming from the July 17, 2016, slaying of 21-year-old Otavious Brown and wounding of Dewon Campbell and Aundrey Roberts Jr. On Friday the same jury found 22-year-old Shavondes Martin not guilty of the same charges but convicted 17-year-old Doncorrion Spates.


  10. Clerk assaulted during Waterloo store robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | KCRG

    Police were called the B & B East, 1615 Bishop Ave., around 6:30 a.m. on a report that a male dressed in all black clothing had entered the store, assaulted the female clerk and took an undisclosed amount of money.


  11. 1 man convicted, another acquitted in Waterloo man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | KCRG

    Jurors have convicted one person and acquitted another in a 2016 Waterloo shooting that left one man dead and others wounded. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports jurors Friday found 17-year-old Doncorrion Spates guilty of murder, attempted murder and intimidation with a weapon.


  12. Iowa county seeks buyer for cash-strapped care centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | KCRG

    County officials in central Iowa are seeking a buyer for a health care center that has repeatedly run multi-million-dollar deficits, but have promised to keep the facility open. Black Hawk County has approved hiring an attorney and real estate broker to help sell Country View, a county-owned nursing and mental health care facility in Waterloo.


  13. Love's opens Waterloo locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | KCRG

    The Love's added about 50 jobs in Black Hawk County and is located at the intersection of U.S. Highways 63 and Highway 20. "Our location at the intersection of two major highways allows us to serve residents passing by, as well as a large number of professional truck drivers and leisure travelers using the roads," said Tom Love, founder and executive chairman of Love's. The 24/7 facility features Wendy's restaurant, laundry capabilities, a game room, coffee, fountain drinks, gift items, name-brand snacks and more.


  14. Police: Man who robbed Cedar Falls jewelry store hit another businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | KCRG

    Cedar Falls police say a man not only used mace to rob a jewelry store, but they say he also used a knife in at least one other robbery. Police say on January 22, Roig Gonzalez used pepper spray on employees while robbing the Kay Jewelers on Viking Road.


  15. Activists claiming bias in probation case involving rapperRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2018 | KCRG

    Both national and community activists are claiming racial bias in a Waterloo probation case. And a town hall event set for Wednesday evening in Waterloo is trying to focus more attention on the case.


  16. Iowa's gas prices jumped the most in the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | KCRG

    The current average for the state for regular gas is at $2.58. That is up 18 cents for the month of January.


  17. Operation Locate: Missing Waterloo womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | KCRG

    Waterloo Police have issued an Operation Locate alert for a 40-year-old woman who hasn't been seen since Saturday. Police said Lakisha Williams was last seen at 5 p.m. January 20 in the 3800 block of Paige Drive.


  18. 2 masked men rob Kwik Star in WaterlooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | KCRG

    The Waterloo Police Department was called to a report of a robbery in progress at the Kwik Star on Cedar Bend Street at 12:59 a.m. on January 12.


  19. Iowa flu cases shooting up faster than other statesRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2018 | KCRG

    Reports of "widespread" flu activity in Iowa got confirmation from one national pharmacy chain's latest "Flu Index." Walgreens surveys more than 8,100 pharmacies nationwide every week to see where prescriptions for antiviral medications to treat flu symptoms are rising.


  20. Waterloo arsonist sentenced to 25 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | KCRG

    A judge has sentenced a Waterloo man to prison for setting fire to a privacy fence outside a Waterloo home in 2016. Prosecutors initially charged 24-year-old Taylor J. Gray with first degree arson, Gray pleaded guilty to second degree arson.


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