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The Weekend I Had Been Dreading Finally Happened.

In short, this past weekend might have been the worst of the year. It's one I had feared for a long time. Thankfully, it wasn't because anyone was sick. And nothing ended up broken or costing me a major chunk of money. But it was bad. And it all started when I came home Friday to the worst news...

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2015 RAGBRAI Making Three Stops In The Corridor

The 2015 RAGBRAI (Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa) will begin in Sioux City and end in Davenport, the first time the event will start and end in those cities since the inaugural ride in 1973. It will also make three overnight stops in the I-380 Corridor this July.

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An Afternoon of Daddy-Daughter Memories

Being a working Dad is tough work.  You do your best to make it to all your kids' events, but it's a battle with your job schedule.  So you take every precious moment you can get, because, well, "they grow up so quick"!  That's why I can't wait for Sunday!

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Know Chicago To Win Chicago

It was just announced Friday that the legendary rockers, Chicago, are kicking off the summer concert series at the McGrath Amphitheatre, presented by 104-5 KDAT.  So of course, we've grabbed tickets for you to win, before they go on sale.  It's just a matter of how well you know... CHICAGO!

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KDAT Is Sending You to Not 1, But 4 Amazing Shows in Cedar Rapids

One of the best things about our city is all the opportunities to see performances.  From rock, country, and orchestra concerts to touring stage shows, local theater, and fine art performances.  So we've decided to grab a pair of tickets to four shows, and give them to you!

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2014 Was World’s Hottest Year On Record, But Not In Cedar Rapids

Last year was the hottest on Earth as far back as data goes. In Cedar Rapids, it was actually a very cool year.

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Cedar Rapids Fire Might Cause Problems for Area Renters

Earlier this morning, Cedar Rapids firefighters were sent to a check out an alarm going off inside the offices of High Property Management.  By the time the fire was put out, the property was deemed a total loss. Luckily, there were no injuries, as no one was in the building. However, the loss has left some area renters with concerns.

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What To See & Do At Our Big Boy Toy Show

The 2015 Big Boy Toy Show is almost here! It's Saturday, February 7th at the Doubletree by Hilton Cedar Rapids Convention Center in downtown Cedar Rapids. Here's just a few of the things at the event you're not going to wanna miss:

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“These Dreams” for Heart tickets!

As announced last Friday morning, Heart is coming to the US Cellular Center March 21st.  Even better, Joan Jett is coming with them.  Tickets don't go on sale till Friday morning at 10am, but we've got your chance to grab them first.

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‘Transparent’ Wins Best TV Comedy at the 2015 Golden Globes

Moppas and Pommas of the world, unite! Amazon's breakout drama 'Transparent' has officially taken home gold at the 2015 Golden Globes, winning Best TV Series, Comedy or Musical.

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