Local News

Open Forums on Cedar Falls School Buildings Begin
Cedar Falls - Cedar Falls Community Schools held the first of several open forums Tuesday night to get feedback on future district facility needs. School superintendent Dr.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:34:29 CDT

Waterloo Police Holding Man Believed to Be North Carolina Fugitive
Waterloo - Waterloo Police have a man in custody believed to be a fugitive from North Carolina.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:03:24 CDT

Rasberry Williams Granted Parole
Des Moines - Parole was granted Wednesday to Rasberry Williams for a 39-year old murder conviction.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:42:17 CDT

Waterloo Juvenile Crime Down in 5-Year Span
Waterloo - A state group gathering statistics for juvenile crime in Iowa’s cities recently took note of Waterloo’s successful reductions in juvenile arrests and juvenile detention.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:39:57 CDT

Cedar Falls Public Works Employees Lose Jobs in Surprise Move
Cedar Falls - About a dozen Cedar Falls Public Works employees were informed this morning that they are now out of a job.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:26:46 CDT

Reorganization for Cedar Falls Management Coming
Cedar Falls - A reorganization of Cedar Falls’ city government will be coming within the next several months.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:49:18 CDT

Cedar Falls Council Approves SMID Fund Renewa
Cedar Falls - Last night, the Cedar Falls City Council voted in favor of a support agreement with Community Main Street for their annual self-supported municipal improvement - or SMID finds.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:22:14 CDT

Waterloo Council OK's Limiting New Payday Loan Shops
Waterloo - Last night, the Waterloo City Council approved a first reading on restricting new payday lending business locations, but rejected a similar vote for new pawn shops.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:18:10 CDT

Record Setting Rainy Day in Waterloo Sunday
Waterloo - Sunday’s heavy rainfall set a record for April 13th in Waterloo. According to the National Weather Service, one-point-seven inches of rain fell.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:29:40 CDT

Driver Arrested After High Speed Chase
Bremer County - One man is being held after a chase that went through several area counties Saturday night.
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:28:14 CDT


Local Sports

UNI Splits with Drake
Cedar Falls - The UNI softball team was able to snap their losing streak yesterday, but not before dropping the first game of their doubleheader against Drake.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:25:14 CDT

Cyclones Honored by Legislature
Des Moines - The Iowa State basketball team visited the statehouse this afternoon where both the house and senate passed resolutions honoring a Cyclone squad the won the Big 12 Tournament and made it to...
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:38:58 CDT

Panthers Lacking "Attitude" Going Into Drake Matchup
Cedar Falls - It’s back indoors for the UNI softball team as the Panthers host Drake in the UNI-Dome this afternoon.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:37:21 CDT

ISU's Irving Kicked Off Team
Ames - Iowa State's thin defensive line is even thinner after Cyclone coach Paul Rhoads kicked David Irving off the team.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:06:17 CDT

Hawkeyes Hold Open Practice in WDM
West Des Moines - For the second straight year the Iowa football team held a practice at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:04:52 CDT

Ex-UNI Assistant Sutherland Happy to Be Coaching Again
Iowa City - After four years away from college baseball, former UNI assistant coach Marty Sutherland is back in the game as a member of Rick Heller’s staff at Iowa.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:32:16 CDT

Gun Charge Added for Waterloo Woman Accused of Selling Synthetic Marijuana
Waterloo - A Waterloo woman already going on trial for selling synthetic marijuana has had a gun charge added to her docket.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:30:48 CDT

Iowa State's Spring Game is Saturday
 - Spring drills conclude at Iowa State on Saturday when the Cyclones host an intrasquad game. ISU coach Paul Rhoads won't be keeping score in this one.
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:29:11 CDT

Heller Looking to Replicate UNI Success at Iowa
Iowa City - The new coach of the Iowa baseball knows exactly how he wants to build the Hawkeye program…the same way he did at UNI.
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 06:02:18 CDT

Three QBs in the Running at Iowa State
Ames - It is a three way race at quarterback at Iowa State as the Cyclones enter the final week of spring drills.
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 06:00:21 CDT