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Tonight’s Jackpot Is 3rd Highest In History

There's no question in my mind that it's bedlam at lottery retailers around Iowa this afternoon, along with every other state that plays Powerball. Tonight's jackpot was raised earlier today to 

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State Leaders Discuss Raising Iowa’s Interstate Speed Limit

Iowa's interstate speed limit has been 70 miles-per-hour since 2005, but that could be changing.

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Bobby Hansen
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The Taste Of Louisiana Is Here, Popeyes Opens on Northeast Side

February 10 marked the first day Popeyes opened here in Cedar Rapids. By the looks of it, people are finding it worth the wait. The line to Popeyes drive-thru at times stretches back almost a half mile down the road!

Have you tried the food at Popeyes yet? Tell us in the comments below!

 

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Every Parents’ Nightmare: Cedar Rapids School Bus Involved In Bad Accident

It's the words you never want to hear come across the news or a police scanner: "Major accident involving school bus".  It's something we take real caution in announcing over the air for concerns of deep panic. But that was just the case Tuesday afternoon, as we closed out the work day.

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Ryan Brainard
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Today Is The Deadline For Valentines For Vets!

Today is the deadline to drop of your valentines here at the KHAK studios, or at Billion Automotive locations in Iowa City.

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A Peek Inside The Big Boy Toy Show, Where Set-Up Is Already Underway

The Thomas Dostal Developers Big Boy Toy Show is now just hours away (doors open at 10am Saturday). I stopped by the U.S. Cellular Center Convention Hall earlier this afternoon and took a peek at some of the items already inside.

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Saturday’s Big Boy Toy Show Includes Voice of the Hawkeyes

The Thomas Dostal Developers Big Boy Toy Show is tomorrow from 10 to 3 at the U.S. Cellular Center Convention Hall in downtown Cedar Rapids and Gary Dolphin, the voice of the Hawkeyes, will be there.

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Jazz Coming To The Cedar Rapids Public Library.

Here's yet another reason why we are absolutely in love with the Cedar Rapids Public Library.  They are helping get you excited for the Chicago concert with a special event coming to the library next week, entitled "Jazz In The Stacks".

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Extended Drought Pushes Corn Prices To Record Highs
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Popular Magazine Wants To Know What You Love About Iowa

A couple weeks ago, I wrote about the coolest things in Iowa and now a popular magazine focusing on Iowa wants to hear from you on the subject.

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We’ve Come A LONG Way… Cedar Rapids Gets Name On Great List

Six-and-a-half years removed from the devastating flood, I'm reminded of just how far Cedar Rapids has come. The city has made a list that thousands of other American cities would like to be on, and considering what we've had to overcome, Cedar Rapidians should be especially proud.

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