Cedar Rapids Weather
CRESTON, Iowa (AP) — Searchers have found the body of a person who may have drowned while fishing on a Union County lake.
KCCI-TV reports someone called authorities Monday evening to report an empty boat on Twelve Mile Lake, about four miles Read More »
DES MOINES, Iowa – Gov. Terry Branstad on Tuesday asked President Obama to designate 22 counties in Iowa eligible for federal disaster relief services.
Branstad signed a letter to be delivered to Obama requesting a presidential disaster decl Read More »
LINN COUNTY, Iowa — Cedar Rapids police and the Linn County Sheriff’s Office confirm one man is in custody Tuesday morning after he led authorities on a high-speed chase on Interstate 380.
Police say their investigation actually began around Read More »
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew will visit the Davenport area to tour a manufacturing plant.
Lew is scheduled to travel to Iowa on Tuesday. He’ll tour Alcoa’s Davenport Works facility, which produces aluminum Read More »
MARION, Iowa — After about three months as interim chief and 23 years with the Marion Fire Department, Deb Krebill was named the city’s next fire chief on Tuesday. Krebill joins a rare group statewide when it comes to other women fire chiefs, a po Read More »
DUBUQUE, Iowa - The Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce awarded the food truck called “Beauty and the Beef” as the most promising new business of the year.
But Dubuque isn’t the only community noticing. Food trucks are a growing trend nationwi Read More »
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Motorcyclists in Eastern Iowa came together this week to say goodbye to a beloved “mother” of their group.
Friends and family gathered Monday to celebrate the life of Margaret Wilson, a business owner and well-known moto Read More »
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Five University of Iowa students who buy 2014 season football tickets will win free tuition for a year, the University’s athletic department announced Tuesday morning.
The tuition, estimated at around $8,000, based on curre Read More »
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa gun store owner has been given 14 months in prison for selling a machine gun.
The Quad-City Times says Larry Brauer was sentenced on Monday. He owns Lone Wolf Outdoor Supplies in Calamus.
The Bure Read More »
LINN COUNTY, Iowa — Every three minutes a serious food allergy reaction sends someone to the emergency room.
That’s according to the organization FARE, or Food Allergy Research and Education.
Studies show food allergies are impacting Read More »