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FROM THE CITY OF WATERLOO…..Due to rising water in Black Hawk Creek, caused by heavy rain, City of Waterloo Public Works is closing the Fletcher Avenue Flood Gates.  The gates will reopen as soon as the flood waters recede and safe travel can once again be guaranteed.  Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes, and…read more »

BREAKING NEWS: Pre-Dawn Fire Guts Evansdale Home

Authorities are investigating an early morning fire that gutted a home in Evansdale this(Fri) morning. Neighbors called 911 shortly before 4 a.m. to report the blaze in the 800 block of Colleen Ave., and when firefighters arrived the occupant had safely left the house, according to  Chief Ryan Phillips with Evansdale Fire Rescue. The home…read more »

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