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800 Overdoses and 25 Heroin Deaths Last Year in Cedar Rapids

In Cedar Rapids alone this past year, CBS 2 News reported more than 800 heroin overdoses and 25 of those victims died.

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Events Going on in Eastern Iowa This Weekend – 7/21-7/23

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? You won't have to go far!

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Newly Remodeled ALDI Grocery Store In Marion To Celebrate With Grand Opening

The ALDI grocery store in Marion has completed its remodel and the results are quite impressive!

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Iowa Authorities Who Saved Baby Get Thank You 30 Years Later

Those who wear the badge do heroic things every day, most of which go unrecognized. This is the story of a man who searched for years to make sure those who saved his life got the recognition they deserved.

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Local CR Animal Shelter in Need After AC Unit Dies

With highs in the 90's through the rest of this week, donations are urgently needed to fix the issue and keep these furballs safe and cool.

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Places to Escape the Heat in Linn County [LIST]

It's going to be extremely hot these next few days, so Linn County has released a list of local heat relief locations.

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The ‘Random’ Thing That People in Iowa Hate the Most

Who knew that Iowans were so concerned about male fashion?

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New Foods Announced for the 2017 Iowa State Fair!

Get ready foodies! The Iowa State Fair just announced the new foods for 2017 and you'll be able to try over 40 new items!

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Pair of Endangered Rattlesnakes Confirmed in Iowa [VIDEO]

One of the snakes hadn't been seen in Iowa in 15 years!

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Be on the Lookout for Wild Parsnip This Summer [PHOTOS]

Sometimes plants that look harmless can actually cause you some serious pain.

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