12 hrs ago
Cedar Rapids property owners lose properties in synthetic marijuana case
A couple who is accused of selling synthetic marijuana has lost four of their properties in a civil forfeiture to the government.
15 hrs ago
Judge gives probation to defendant in Latasha Roundtree's fatal shooting
A 24-year-old involved in the 2012 fatal shooting of Latasha Roundtree apologized Friday in a soft, quivering voice, saying he was "very sorry for his actions" that night.
17 hrs ago
The Washington Evening Journal
You Are here: Finding our way in Washington
Todd Dickinson recently joined Fareway as the assistant manager. Coming to Washington at the beginning of May, he said that he is originally from Pella.
21 hrs ago
Iowa Amana Colonies RV Park worth the stop
About 15 miles southwest of Cedar Rapids, Iowa the traveler will discover a unique community of shops and restaurants called Amana Colonies.
Defence Industry Daily
Boeing Wins CNS-ATM Upgrade Contract for USAF's KC-10 Tankers
Aug 21/14: Rockwell Collins in Cedar Rapids, IA receives a $35.4 million firm-fixed-price contract modification, exercising an option for 27 Group A and B KC-10 Communication Navigation Surveillance/Air Traffic Management kits and installs.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Iowa historic preservation praised as economic development generators
The 86-year-old Paramount Theatre, which was devastated by flooding in 2008, was cited Thursday at the Preserve Iowa Summit as an example of the community, cultural and economic synergy that can be achieved through historic preservation efforts.
Brookston Beer Bulletin
Iowa Sinkhole May Be 150-Year Old Beer Cave
Last month during a routine inspection, a Cedar Rapids, Iowa bridge inspector found a suspicious looking hole in the ground.
Cedar Rapids man will serve 25 years in prison for assault, shooting at police
A Cedar Rapids man pleaded guilty Thursday to several charges including breaking into a transitional housing unit, assaulting a woman and firing a gun at police officers in 2013 .
Dubuque man accused of selling crack cocaine from candy store
According to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Iowa, on four occasions in January and February, 35-year-old Dwayne Howard is accused of selling crack cocaine to another person.
EnvisionCR asks for more community input on future of Cedar Rapids
EnvisionCR is the comprehensive plan for the city of Cedar Rapids. City leaders aren't taking the future of Cedar Rapids into their own hands.
Tama County District Court
Steven Melvin Cooley, 64, Cedar Rapids, was sentenced to five years in prison to be served concurrently with a Linn County sentence for 3rd degree burglary.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Fragrance Hut owner remains in jail pending federal synthetic drug trial
A Cedar Rapids man accused of distributing synthetic drugs from the Fragrance Hut will remain in custody pending a federal trial based on probable cause and his long history of criminal offenses.
Customer Interaction Solutions
Judge: Iowa medical board can halt telemedicine abortions [The Gazette, Cedar Rapids, Iowa :: ]
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 19--DES MOINES -- State medical regulators had the authority last year to adopt rules curtailing doctors' ability to dispense abortion-inducing pills via a video-conferencing system, an Iowa district judge has ruled.
Free round of golf for all Iowa veterans in Linn County
Cedar Rapids is offering all Iowa veterans a free round of golf from Aug, 25-Sept.
Cedar Rapids Man Making Props for Major Motion Pictures
Francis Lebeda, 76, of Cedar Rapids stands by his work station in his home workshop in Cedar Rapids on Wednesday, August 13, 2014.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Former Westdale stores spread far after big shuffle
After Westdale Mall closed its doors, it left a void for many businesses that had still been located there during years of waning foot traffic.
Names released in fatal rollover near Anamosa
The Jones County Sheriff's Office has released the names involved in a single-vehicle rollover northwest of Anamosa.
IA-Sen: NextGen Hits Joni Ernst (R) Over Big Oil Fundraiser In New Ad
NextGen Climate, the environmental advocacy group that is one of the top players in Iowa's hotly contested U.S. Senate race, is out with a new TV ad today attacking Republican candidate Joni Ernst.
Hogan pleads not guilty in Gaffney murder
Shaun Hogan , seated with Linn County Public Defender Brian Sissel, makes his initial appearance via video at Linn County District Court in Cedar Rapids on Friday, July 11, 2014, on first degree murder in the death of Crystal Gaffney.