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Waterloo Man Shot Leaving Convenience Store

A WATERLOO MAN WAS SHOT IN THE HIP YESTERDAY(SUN) AFTERNOON,  JUST AS HE WAS LEAVING THE PRIME MART ON BROADWAY STREET. TORIONO LOVE TOLD POLICE HE HAD JUST BOUGHT SOME CIGARETTES AND HE WAS WALKING OUT OF THE STORE, AT AROUND 4:15, WHEN HE WAS ATTACKED.  HE SAYS HE STARTED TO RUN OFF WHEN HE…read more »

IA Board of Medicine Chief Retires after being Reinstated

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – The director of the Iowa Board of Medicine has abruptly retired following a personnel investigation in which he says he was treated unfairly by state administrators. Mark Bowden announced his retirement this(Mon) morning, following the board’s decision to reinstate him to his position on Friday. He had been on paid…read more »

Bremer Co. Deputies Bust Aplington Man for FS Burglaries

BREMER COUNTY AUTHORITIES HAVE ARRESTED AN APLINGTON MAN, ACCUSING HIM OF BREAKING INTO AN AGRICULTURAL SERVICES BUSINESS IN JANESVILLE IN MAY AND AGAIN IN JUNE. 39-YEAR OLD MATTHEW PIES HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH TWO COUNTS OF THIRD DEGREE BURGLARY, TWO COUNTS OF THIRD DEGREE THEFT, AND ONE COUNT EACH OF THIRD AND FOURTH DEGREE CRIMINAL…read more »

CR Construction Trailer Fire Injures Two

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) – Authorities say two men were injured by a fire at a construction trailer in Cedar Rapids. The Cedar Rapids Fire Department said in a news release that firefighters were dispatched around 3:40 p.m. Saturday. They found the trailer engulfed in flames, which had spread to a nearby wooden fence and…read more »

Waterloo Council to Consider Plans for Huge Warehouse

THE WATERLOO CITY COUNCIL WILL KICK OFF A SERIES OF MEETINGS THIS(MON) AFTERNOON AT 4:10 WITH A WORK SESSION ON A PROPOSED $72,000 AGREEMENT WITH VANDEWALLE AND ASSOCIATES FOR URBAN PLANNING SERVICES.   THE MADISON, WISCONSIN FIRM HAS BEEN WORKING WITH THE CITY FOR CLOSE TO 20 YEARS ON DOWNTOWN PROJECTS. THE COUNCIL WILL ALSO GET…read more »

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