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Black Hawk Co. 4-H and FFA Fair is Back

It’s Black Hawk County 4-H and FFA Fair week at the National Cattle Congress in Waterloo.   The free, public event runs through Saturday.   The annual event, organized by the Iowa State University Extension & Outreach Center of Black Hawk County, advertises a schedule of family-friendly events, starting this(Mon) evening with a fair cleanup and,…read more »

Cedar Valley Police, Paramedics Busy with Stabbings Saturday

Police in Cedar Falls and Waterloo are investigating separate stabbings that occurred early Saturday morning, in which three people were wounded. 36-year old Detarius Spates was stabbed a few minutes before 1:30 am in the 1700 block of Mulberry Street in Waterloo.   Paramedics took him to Covenant Medical Center and his injuries are not believed…read more »

NWS Now Says 12 or More Tornadoes Hit Iowa Thursday

JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) – The National Weather Service has raised its count of tornadoes in the flurry that struck central Iowa. The service says a dozen or more occurred Thursday, with three accounting for 17 injuries and significant damage in Bondurant, Marshalltown and Pella.  The service reported Friday morning that the total was five –…read more »

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