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Downtown Noise Gives Way to Sign of Upward Progress

The steel is in for a new 11-story building and flood wall downtown, meaning things have gotten quieter from a sound standpoint. However, yesterday came a sign that things are about to go skyward.

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Meteorologist Says The Flood Of 2008 Was A Perfect Storm [VIDEO]

CBS2/Fox28 chief meteorologist Terry Swails talks about what led to the flood of 08, and why he feels it will most likely never happen again.

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One of Cedar Rapids Most Wanted Has Been Caught

A couple of days ago, we reported that the man who caused the scary bus accident February 10th was missing after bonding out.  Today we are happy to report he has been apprehended, and without incident.  We've also learned why the police wanted him again, and we're glad he's off the streets.

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[Updated] Winter Storm Warning Tomorrow for Parts of Listening Area

We've dodged the snow in large parts of Iowa for awhile now, but more of the white stuff is on its way. Here's a look at what to expect on Wednesday.

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Landon Cassill Races Way Into Daytona 500, Shows Cedar Rapids Love

Last Sunday, Cedar Rapids native Landon Cassill had a rough go of it in his time trial. Last night was different... as he promised it would be, via Twitter:

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Man Charged With Causing The Cedar Rapids Bus Accident Is Missing

The man who caused a scary collision with a school bus over a week ago is missing, and Cedar Rapids police need your help in tracking him down.

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Why Raising The Gas Tax In Iowa Wouldn’t Be Such A Bad Thing

The Iowa Legislature is looking at raising the state gas tax by 10 cents a gallon. Great...higher gas prices are right around the corner.

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Coralville To Be Home To Business’ Second Iowa Location

One of my favorite hotel chains is finally making an appearance in the corridor.

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The Cold Weather Is Good For One Eastern Iowa Tradition: Eagle Watching

It's the time of year we get a little distracted at work, as we ooh and ahh over the Bald Eagles in Decorah. Thanks again to the Raptor Resource Project, we are very "egg" cited to be tuning in to the Eagle Cam.

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Are Your Pets Safe During This Cold Snap?

Across the country, everyone is trying to do what they can to stay warm.  We're feeling many of the cold effects here in Eastern Iowa.  But while you're protecting yourself, don't forget to protect your pets too.

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