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Power outage affecting Nightengale Lane in Dubuque

Some people and businesses in Dubuque County in the Nightengale Lane area are without power. The owner of ABC Learning Early Childhood Center is asking all parents to pick-up their children due to the outage. The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office says it was somehow caused by a truck cutting trees dow

KWWL - 2017-09-21 22:52:00

Tyson Foods plans expansion project in Waterloo

Tyson Foods plans to expand in the Cedar Valley. This week, it was announced that Tyson Foods will be expanding its Waterloo plant. The company received an approval of tax credit incentives for a $28.2 million expansion from the Iowa Economic Development Authority Board. The tax credit incentives w

KWWL - 2017-09-22 19:31:00

Tyson plans big expansion in Waterloo; 245 new jobs

Buy Now Tyson Fresh Meats, which operates a meatpacking plant originally opened as IBP inc. in the northeast industrial area in 1990, has a $16.4 million assessed value.COURIER FILE PHOTO WATERLOO -- Tyson Fresh Meats Inc. is planning to create a 245 new jobs with a $28 million expansion of its Wate

WATERLOO CEDAR-FALLS COURIER - 2017-09-22 20:00:00

Waterloo podcast promotes local talent

WATERLOO - They began their Facebook Live video at 5 o'clock sharp, though Andy Hartley and Oliver Schmitz were still setting up the stage, bantering with their producer, Gene Jay, and waiting for their co-host and that week's guest, Courtney Aber. "If you're at home, sit back, grab your alcoholic b

WATERLOO CEDAR-FALLS COURIER - 2017-09-22 06:00:00

Biz Monthly pg 7 - Waterloo Campus

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism t

WATERLOO CEDAR-FALLS COURIER - 2017-09-22 05:34:48

ACLU sues St. Louis over treatment of protesters

(Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP). Protesters rally in downtown St. Louis as fans arrive for a Billy Joel concert at Busch Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. The protest was the latest of several since a judge on Friday announced a no... (Christian Gooden/St. Louis Post-Dispatch vi

KWWL - 2017-09-22 22:26:00

Students released early from school

Several schools are canceling evening events, and some students are headed home early because of the hot and humid weather. It might be the first day of fall, but it definitely doesn't feel like it. At last check, more than 25 eastern Iowa schools sent students home early Friday. Several fans were w

KWWL - 2017-09-22 23:54:00

Kin of fallen Japan soldiers pay respects at Pearl Harbor

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). FILE - In this Dec. 27, 2016 file photo, the USS Arizona Memorial, part of the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, is seen during the visit of U.S. President Ba... (AP Photo/Caleb Jones). Members of Nippon Iz

KWWL - 2017-09-22 06:35:00

Secretary Pate: Iowa's elections system targeted but not breached

Iowa's top elections official says there were "attempted outside intrusions" on the state's elections system last year, but no breaches. Iowa Secretary of State Paul Pate says the federal government contacted his office Friday to confirm the attempt. Pate says nothing was compromised or hacked. The

KWWL - 2017-09-23 05:09:00

Saturday only: Household Toxic Materials & Electronics Drop-off Event

The Black Hawk County Solid Waste Commission is sponsoring a Toxic Materials and Electronics Recycling Drop-off Saturday, September 23 for Black Hawk County residents. From 9 a.m. until 2 p.m., you can drop off your household toxic materials and electronics at the Cedar Falls Public Works Complex,

KWWL - 2017-09-23 04:26:00

Three die when car crashes into creek in Iowa County

Three people die and another person is in the hospital tonight after a car crashes into a creek. The Iowa State Patrol says 18-year-old Chad Owens, 19-year-old Michael Galyon and 19-year-old Kaitlyn Cook died when a car they were inside overturned into a creek along 240th Street near G Avenue in Iow

KWWL - 2017-09-23 04:21:00

Cedar Rapids police respond to rollover crash

Cedar Rapids Police are on scene of a roll over accident near westbound Highway 30 at I-380 this evening, Police say the driver had to be pulled from the vehicle. In a tweet Cedar Rapids Police say, "The driver has been freed, driver received significant trauma, vitals are stable, transported to Uni

KWWL - 2017-09-23 02:09:00

San Francisco unveils memorial to WWII "comfort women"

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A survivor of sexual abuse by Japan's World War II-era army has attended the dedication of a San Francisco statue commemorating the plight of Asia's so-called "comfort women." The memorial dedicated Friday outside San Francisco's Chinatown is the latest of dozens such statues wo

KWWL - 2017-09-23 01:55:00

Ceremony honors lives of 50 people who donated their bodies to science

The lives of more than 50 people were put to rest today, a year after their deaths. For 19 months, their bodies were used by University of Iowa medical students for educational purposes. The bodies were donated to the Deeded Body Program, which means funeral services were delayed for many families.

KWWL - 2017-09-23 01:37:00

'Little Rock Nine' members mark school's 1957 desegregation

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - When she saw images unfold from a deadly white supremacist rally this summer in Virginia, Minnijean Brown Trickey immediately thought about the angry mob she and eight other black students faced when they integrated an all-white high school in Little Rock 60 years ago. "That

KWWL - 2017-09-23 01:16:00

Irving Elementary holds Healthiest State Annual Walk

Hundreds of students were burning some energy this afternoon in a walk part of the Cedar Valley Blue Zones Project. Students at Irving Elementary in Waterloo were "getting their walk on" in the Healthiest State Annual Walk. It was a hot afternoon, but students and staff at Irving were not letting th

KWWL - 2017-09-23 01:01:00

Elderly deaths: Call for generators in Florida nursing homes

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - After 11 nursing home residents died in the sweltering heat of hurricane-induced power outages, Florida's nursing home industry is now on a collision course with Gov. Rick Scott. Days after Hurricane Irma ravaged the state, Scott used his emergency powers to put in place new

KWWL - 2017-09-23 00:52:00

Arrest made in death of man found dead in Iowa park

FORT MADISON, Iowa (AP) - Officials in the southeastern corner of Iowa say an arrest has been made in the killing of a man whose body was discovered in a park in February. The Lee County Sheriff's said Friday in a news release that 35-year-old Joseph Mayorga Jr. has been charged with first-degree mu

KWWL - 2017-09-23 00:13:00

New Mexico college bake sale charged prices based on race

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A bake sale at the University of New Mexico set up by a nonprofit group to charge students based on race and ethnicity ended after outraged opponents disrupted it. The group, Turning Point USA, set up what it called an "Affirmative Action Bake Sale" on campus Thursday with a

KWWL - 2017-09-22 23:55:00

Manchester Police Department receive new body cameras

The Manchester Police Department are now wearing all new body cameras. According to the department, the old ones were starting to fail. The cameras are thanks to private donations and $2,639 grant from the Foundation for the Future of Delaware County. The Manchester Police Department are now wearin

KWWL - 2017-09-22 23:25:00