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NFL Player Tased Outside Cedar Falls Bar
Two former UNI Panther football players were arrested and charged following a fight outside of a Cedar Falls club early Sunday.
Local Teens Arrested Following Police Chase
Four Waterloo teenagers were apprehended after briefly eluding police early Wednesday morning.
Winter Storm Watch For Northeast Iowa This Weekend
Remember last week when it was in the 60s and 70s? You probably thought "Hey, that sure feels like springtime weather to me." Well, one last (fingers crossed) batch of winter weather is on its way.
Former Hawkeye Retires From NFL
Former University of Iowa linebacker Chad Greenway announced his retirement from the NFL Wednesday morning.
Gotten Caught By A Traffic Camera In Iowa? You Might Get Your Money Back
I like to think that I'm a pretty decent driver, but I've been hit with more than a few speeding tickets thanks to Iowa's traffic cameras. However, many complaints have led to serious talks about the long-term future of these cameras.
Officers Involved In Waterloo Shooting
Authorities are investigating a Sunday afternoon shooting at a Waterloo convenience store.
This Picture May Be The Most Iowa Thing Ever #Moo
I've seen a "calf crossing" sign before...but nothing quite like this. An Iowa woman's unusual-yet-adorable photo has gone viral.
Is Iowa One Of The Smartest States In The U.S.?
For many people a good education powers their future success; it can lead to a high-paying job, more social connections and greater growth opportunities down the road. But some states are better at providing those opportunities than others. Which begs the question: Just how smart is the Hawkeye stat…
Cubs World Series Trophy (Finally) Coming To Iowa!
If you're a Chicago Cubs fan in Eastern Iowa...the wait is almost over! Your chance to see the World Series trophy is coming up at the end of this month.
Here’s How You Can Get A Free Coffee At Starbucks
Starbucks is spreading some holiday friendliness. During the "10 Days of Cheer" customers can get a free tall espresso drink between 1 and 2 p.m. until January 2nd.