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The 'Rope' Stage Of A Tornado
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Large Part of Eastern Iowa Under Tornado Watch Through Late-Evening

There are 51 Iowa counties under the threat of tornadoes this afternoon and evening with an enhanced risk for a large part of the listening area.

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Security Heightened at Linn County Courthouse as Murder Verdicts Read

There was a great deal of tension Monday morning at the Linn County Courthouse as a jury's verdicts were returned involving the killing of two Cedar Rapids citizens. There was good reason for the extra concern.

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Man cutting the lawn with grass cuttings spraying from the back of the mower.
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Apply Early for That Spring and Summer Job in Cedar Rapids

Spring and summer are nearly here, and seasonal jobs with the City of Cedar Rapids are now available.

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Watch Peter Jok Talk About His Final Game At Carver-Hawkeye Arena [VIDEO]

The Iowa senior has a first half to forget, but heats up in the second to help the Hawks get the W.

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Colorblind boy sees colors
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Iowa Boy Sees Colors For the First Time, Makes Us Cry [VIDEO]

An Iowa fourth grader was born unable to see colors. A special pair of glasses has allowed colors into his world and the video capturing the moment is the most emotional thing you've seen this week.

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Being in the zoo
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Three Midwest Zoos Among Finalists for Best in the U.S.

The midwest is blessed with some of the greatest zoos in the country and several of them are in the running to be named best zoo in the country.

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No One Can Escape The Money Trap Known As Target

You only need three things...and then end up spending $90. How? Why? While no one has a concrete answer, at least you can know this. You're not alone.

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at the Kohl Center on March 2, 2017 in Madison, Wisconsin.
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Iowa Shocks Wisconsin On Last Second 3 Point Shot [VIDEO]

On a play that was set up for Peter Jok, Cordell Pensel got the rebound and hit Bohannon for the game winner.

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Longtime Walford Bar And Restaurant Could Close Soon

Open since 1970, this bar and restaurant in Walford could close by the end of the month.

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Another Winter Storm Affects Atlanta Area
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Cedar Rapids Has Set Another Record This Winter

After achieving five new record high temperatures in February, Cedar Rapids started March by setting yet another mark and this one came as a surprise to me.

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