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Eagle Watching (Live Feed)

Everyone loves to eagle watch. It’s impossible not to sit silently and watch them soar, fish or just sit on a high branch. But as you might know, thanks to the Raptor Resource Project, we've been able to get a m

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Big Day for Cedar Crossing Casino!

In case you weren't tipped off by all the red ribbons and this big sign on the corner of 1st and 1st, today is a BIG day for the proposed Cedar Crossing Casino, as the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission is in town today.

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Fort Hood Gunman – Identified as Soldier – Among 4 Dead in Shooting

Four people are dead and numerous others injured in a shooting at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas. Officials said the gunman, identified as a soldier, was among those fatally wounded and had died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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4 Dead, 16 Injured in Fort Hood Shooting

Four people, including the gunman, were killed and 16 others injured in a shooting at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas Wednesday evening.  Fort Hood officials said the gunman was a soldier who had been receiving mental health treatment and that he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Stay Off The Ice!

The Cedar Rapids Fire Department is urging all citizens to stay off area waterways still covered by thin layers of ice.  The recent warming trend has melted a significant layer of the ice and some area waterways are not safe

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Need a new job? Here’s an idea!

Ever been to a Job Fair?  While they are worth it, they're a bit frustrating.  First off, you have to find the time to go.  Then, you might not want to be seen going there, just in case someone reports it back to your current boss.

We're about to change that!

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50-Foot Tall Snowman [VIDEO]

For the last month and a half, Foley farmer Greg Novak has been busy building a 50-foot tall snowman.

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Cedar Rapids Police Release 2 Operation:Quickfinds

UPDATE: Madison has returned home as well.

UPDATE:  Javon has returned home.  Madison still missing.

This morning, the CRPD issued 2 Operation: Quickfind announcements.  As of 6:50pm, both children ha

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Harding Students Wage War Against Cops For The Good of the Community [PHOTOS]

Earlier today, the cops were called to Harding Middle School as a "war" was about to break out.  And while there'd be winners, losers, and even "casualties", everyone was excited for the occasion, as the real benefit would be the community!  And the day's hero, would be a surprising underdog.

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Hawkeye Tries for Three on Jeopardy!

You can cheer for a Hawkeye as she tries to make it THREE in a row

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