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New UI Health Care location opens in Cedar Falls

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New UI Health Care location opens in Cedar Falls

- CEDAR FALLS -- University of Iowa Health Care opened a new location Monday in Cedar Falls. The new facility, located at 2624 Orchard Drive, brings together in one-location UI specialty care services previously available at several locations throughout the area: Adult services. • Virology/Infectious Diseases. Pediatric services. • Gastroenterology. • Genetics. • Hematology. • Nephrology. • Neurology. • Neuromuscular. • Pulmonology
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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

- Logan's organs went to five different individuals. . Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs Logan's organs went to five different individuals CHARLES CITY, Iowa — A 15-year-old Iowa boy fatally injured in an ATV crash earlier this month has donated his organs. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Logan Luft was pronounced brain dead on Wednesday. His parents Lenny and Wendy Luft said Logan's organs went to five different individuals
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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

- Logan's organs went to five different individuals. . Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs Logan's organs went to five different individuals CHARLES CITY, Iowa — A 15-year-old Iowa boy fatally injured in an ATV crash earlier this month has donated his organs. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Logan Luft was pronounced brain dead on Wednesday. His parents Lenny and Wendy Luft said Logan's organs went to five different individuals
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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

- Logan's organs went to five different individuals. . Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs Logan's organs went to five different individuals CHARLES CITY, Iowa — A 15-year-old Iowa boy fatally injured in an ATV crash earlier this month has donated his organs. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Logan Luft was pronounced brain dead on Wednesday. His parents Lenny and Wendy Luft said Logan's organs went to five different individuals
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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

- Logan's organs went to five different individuals. . Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs Logan's organs went to five different individuals CHARLES CITY, Iowa — A 15-year-old Iowa boy fatally injured in an ATV crash earlier this month has donated his organs. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Logan Luft was pronounced brain dead on Wednesday. His parents Lenny and Wendy Luft said Logan's organs went to five different individuals
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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

- Logan's organs went to five different individuals. . Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs Logan's organs went to five different individuals CHARLES CITY, Iowa — A 15-year-old Iowa boy fatally injured in an ATV crash earlier this month has donated his organs. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Logan Luft was pronounced brain dead on Wednesday. His parents Lenny and Wendy Luft said Logan's organs went to five different individuals
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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

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Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs

- Logan's organs went to five different individuals. . Boy fatally injured in ATV crash donates his organs Logan's organs went to five different individuals CHARLES CITY, Iowa — A 15-year-old Iowa boy fatally injured in an ATV crash earlier this month has donated his organs. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Logan Luft was pronounced brain dead on Wednesday. His parents Lenny and Wendy Luft said Logan's organs went to five different individuals
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UPDATE: Fireworks complaints soar; cities taking action

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UPDATE: Fireworks complaints soar; cities taking action

- WATERLOO -- If there was a honeymoon period with Iowa's new fireworks law, it's over as far as some city officials in Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Evansdale and Elk Run Heights are concerned. Elected and public safety officials in those cities received numerous complaints about fireworks being shot off outside the days and hours prescribed by local ordinances and state law; neighborhoods strewn with fireworks debris and clouds of smoke hanging overhead
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Murder suspect's vehicle found in Waterloo

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Murder suspect's vehicle found in Waterloo

- WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Authorities have found the vehicle of a Charles City murder suspect in Waterloo, but the suspect is still at large. 26-year-old Antoine Williams is charged with 1st degree murder after police said he shot and killed a 36-year-old man Friday night. A red 2006 Chevy Equinox he is believed to have been driving was found in the 900 block of Oneida Street in Waterloo, according to authorities
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Pink Ribbon Run kickoff party planned

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Pink Ribbon Run kickoff party planned

- CEDAR FALLS — Registration is now open for the 11th Annual Pink Ribbon Run on Oct. 7. Last year’s race raised more than $37,000 for the Beyond Pink Team. All profits from this event stay within the community to help people living with breast cancer. The Pink Ribbon Run Committee will hold a “Kick Off to Registration” party from 4 to 7 p
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Amid fireworks celebrations, woman shot by stray bullet

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Amid fireworks celebrations, woman shot by stray bullet

- WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) -- Police are investigating after a woman was shot by a stray bullet in the midst of an outdoor celebration of Independence Day in the 1400 block of Colorado Street. The Courier reports the round was fired shortly after 10 p.m. amid a barrage of fireworks celebrating the holiday. It struck 47-year-old Rosa Diaz Sanguino in the shoulder
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Woman hit by stray bullet amid Iowa fireworks celebrations

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Woman hit by stray bullet amid Iowa fireworks celebrations

- Police are investigating after a woman was shot by a stray bullet in the midst of an outdoor celebration of Independence Day. Woman hit by stray bullet amid Iowa fireworks celebrations Police are investigating after a woman was shot by a stray bullet in the midst of an outdoor celebration of Independence Day. WATERLOO, Iowa — Police are investigating after a woman was shot by a stray bullet in the midst of an outdoor celebration of Independence Day
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Events will mark anniversary of death of Iowa cousins

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Events will mark anniversary of death of Iowa cousins

- The fifth anniversary of the abduction and killing of two young cousins will be marked by events raising awareness about the unsolved case and teaching lessons about child safety. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports child safety will be the focus of an event on Sunday when DNA samples and fingerprints of children will be taken for free. Workshops on personal safety will also be offered at the Evansdale Community Resource Center
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Man charged with five arsons in Waterloo

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Man charged with five arsons in Waterloo

- WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) - After fighting fires this morning, Waterloo Police say a man has been arrested after five arsons. They were located at 217 W. 8th Street, 54 Lane Street, 121 Irving Street, 526 Logan Avenue, and at 521 Pine Street. The name has not yet been released but the person has been charged with five counts of arson for fires
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Iowa program aims to inspire minority teachers

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Iowa program aims to inspire minority teachers

- CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) -- A diverse group of high school students have spent a week living on a college campus in Iowa to learn what it's like to be an educator. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports that 15 students participated in the week-long Minority Educators for Today and Tomorrow academy hosted by the University of Northern Iowa. The program is a collaboration between the university, Waterloo Schools and Marshalltown High School
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Iowa woman accused of stealing from credit union

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Iowa woman accused of stealing from credit union

- WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - A woman has been accused of stealing more than $40,000 from a credit union branch in Waterloo. Court records say 60-year-old Barbara Einfelt is charged with theft and forgery. A woman who answered a phone listed for Einfelt on Monday said Einfelt was not there. Einfelt's attorney declined to comment. Authorities say Einfelt was working at a Chicago Central & Commerce Credit Union branch when officials noticed more than $27,000 was missing from the vault
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Iowa woman accused of stealing $40K from credit union

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Iowa woman accused of stealing $40K from credit union

- A woman has been accused of stealing more than $40,000 from a credit union branch in Waterloo. Iowa woman accused of stealing $40K from credit union A woman has been accused of stealing more than $40,000 from a credit union branch in Waterloo. WATERLOO, Iowa — A woman has been accused of stealing more than $40,000 from a credit union branch in Waterloo
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  • Two injured in Waterloo shooting
    Two injured in Waterloo shooting

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    WATERLOO, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Two people were injured in a Friday afternoon shooting in Waterloo. The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports officers were called to 1200 Ackermant Street just before 4 p.m. for a report of two men with gunshot wounds. The two men were taken to the hospital. The Courier says the shooting happened near the intersection of Utica and Center Streets and the men drove to the home on Ackermant Street
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Politics & Government

  • Find your polling place in Black Hawk County
    Find your polling place in Black Hawk County

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    Looking for your polling place? Here are all the polling locations in Black Hawk County, from the county auditor's office: BLACK HAWK COUNTY PRECINCT POLLING LOCATIONS: CEDAR FALLS CITY. PCT 1 – EAGLES CLUB, 2125 W Lone Tree Rd (East entrance) PCT 2 – ST JOHN LUTHERAN CHURCH, 715 College St (upper level) PCT 3 – CEDAR FALLS CITY HALL, 220 Clay St (council chambers) PCT 1– UNITED CHURCH OF
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Sports

  • Metro roundup: No. 7 Prairie whips No. 5 Cedar Falls in baseball twinbill
    Metro roundup: No. 7 Prairie whips No. 5 Cedar Falls in baseball twinbill

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    CEDAR RAPIDS — Cedar Rapids Prairie made a statement Monday night as the seventh-ranked Hawks dominated No. 5 Cedar Falls 9-0 and 18-8 in a Mississippi Valley Conference baseball doubleheader. Casey Day limited the Tigers (10-5 overall, 5-5 MVC) to four hits in six innings of work in the opener while Prairie put together a pair of four-run innings to take control
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Business

  • Iowa cabinet maker to take 800 employees on week-long Caribbean cruise
    Iowa cabinet maker to take 800 employees on week-long Caribbean cruise

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    WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A Waterloo, Iowa, cabinet manufacturer is taking its more than 800 employees on a company-paid Caribbean cruise to celebrate achieving key goals as it recovers from the recession. Bertch Cabinet manufacturing co-founder Gary Bertch told his employees last week that the company had met its goals for the year — and they would go on a week-long cruise. Employees depart on Jan. 8, the Waterloo-Cedar Falls
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Health

  • Doctor agrees to citation, settlement
    Doctor agrees to citation, settlement

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    CEDAR FALLS – The Iowa Board of Medicine has formally cited and warned a Cedar Falls doctor following allegations involving pain management. Under a settlement agreement with the board, Dr. Larry Standing will pay a $5,000 civil penalty and will be prohibited from prescribing and administering controlled substances for patients with chronic pain. He will not be prohibited from prescribing and administering the substances for patients with acute pain or
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Education

  • 2017 Gold Star teachers named
    2017 Gold Star teachers named

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    WATERLOO — The 2017 Gold Star Awards for Outstanding Teaching will be awarded to the following 10 Black Hawk County teachers: Cory Arensdorf, physical education teacher, Irving Elementary School, Waterloo. Debra Barschow, vocal music teacher, Poyner Elementary School, Evansale. Sarah Carlson, social studies teacher, Peet Junior High School, Cedar Falls. A.J. Cassidy, English teacher, Waterloo West High School. Laura Gilbert, language arts teacher, Blessed Maria Assunta Pallotta Middle School, Waterloo
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Life & Style

  • Nonprofit group celebrating anniversary
    Nonprofit group celebrating anniversary

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    CEDAR FALLS — Five years have made a big impact on the Cedar Valley Nonprofit Association. Since it began, CVNA earned the Innovation Award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals and has grown to 75 members. “When this was started, it was the first of its kind in the state,” said Tom Wickersham, program director for Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa
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