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One injured in shooting in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Cedar Rapids Police are investigating after one person was shot. Officers responded to St. Luke’s Hospital for a person with a non-life threatening gunshot wound just after 9pm on Saturday. That person has been treated and released from the hospital. Officers located a potential...
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Lawyer weighs in on protester struck by truck during protest

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) - Police said a group of protesters was crossing Second Street SE along Eighth Avenue SE legally; then the change gave the right-of-way to the truck driver. That’s when police said an altercation happened between the driver and one of the protesters. Darin Luneckas, a personal...
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Cedar Rapids police investigating Saturday night shooting incident

Cedar Rapids police are investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night. According to a news release from the Police Department, Officers were dispatched to St. Luke’s Hospital just after 9 pm for a victim who sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. The victim was treated and released. Officers photographed the...
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Heavy rain falls Saturday morning across eastern Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (Iowa's News Now) — Heavy rain fell across eastern Iowa early Saturday morning leading to flash flooding in parts of the area. Rainfall has been needed, but the dry ground was overwhelmed by 2 to 5" of rain that fell in just a few hours. Additionally...
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Truck drives through abortion ruling protest crowd in Cedar Rapids

(Cedar Rapids, IA) -- Thousands gathered across Iowa to protest the U.S. Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. A protest in Des Moines, Friday drew a crowd of more than a thousand people near the Des Moines Public Schools' Central Campus. Cedar Rapids protesters surround pickup. Witnesses at...
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Truck drives through abortion rights protesters in Iowa

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- A truck hit at least two protesters Friday night following an abortion rights rally in Iowa.Lyz Lenz, a local journalist and author, told The Associated Press that she saw the driver swerve around another car and hit two women on a crosswalk in downtown Cedar Rapids around 7:15 p.m.She said the truck drove over the foot of one of the protesters, and police took the woman to the hospital."There was a moment where I said, 'I think I'm going to see my friends die,'" said Lenz, who has written about numerous subjects including the white supremacist...
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The Best CR Restaurants in 2022 According to CommunityVotes

You voted and the results are in! CommunityVotes has named their 2022 winners of the best businesses in the Cedar Rapids area!. The website CommunityVotes has a mission to "provide each community a place where its members can recognize the outstanding businesses and services that make our lives that much better each day." Citizens can take part in the Nomination Round and Voting Round, and then the votes are tallied and there are four winners in each category. There are a TON of categories on the list, but we're just going to focus on a few of the food ones!
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Cedar Rapids abortion-rights protestor run over by truck

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — An abortion-rights protestor was run over by a truck while crossing the street in front of the Federal Court building in Cedar Rapids Friday evening. The Cedar Rapids Police Department released in a Facebook press release that a protestor was injured by contact with a vehicle at around 7:17 p.m. at the intersection of 8th Ave. and 2nd Street SE.
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Iowa protestor hit by truck near courthouse

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) — Authorities in Cedar Rapids say a protestor was hit by a truck near the Linn County Courthouse. KCRG reports a woman was hit around 7:15 p.m. Friday. The protest was over the Supreme Court's recent ruling on abortion. According to police, the woman was...
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UNI legend Dedric Ward hosts final youth football camp

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — This year marks the final time Dedric Ward will put on a youth football camp in Cedar Rapids. The former Cedar Rapids Washington and UNI football standout has hosted the camp for 21 years, but will soon be moving to Texas with his family.
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Iowa police say truck made 'contact' with person during pro-choice protest after Roe v. Wade reversal

Police in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, say that a pickup truck made "contact" with a person at a pro-choice protest. A spokesperson with the Cedar Rapids Police Department told Iowa News Now that one person was sent to the hospital after the incident on Friday, and explained that protesters were crossing a street while a proper signal was displayed, but when it changed, the group was still walking on the crosswalk.
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Abortion rights protester hit by truck as tensions rise over Roe v Wade

Videos are circulating on social media which appear to show a truck hitting protesters in Iowa during a demonstration against the Supreme Court’s ruling to overturn Roe v Wade.The black pickup truck reportedly drove through a crowd of pro-choice activists in the city of Cedar Rapids, hitting at least one person.The videos online show the aftermath of the collision as protesters tried to hold onto the vehicle driving away from the scene, with several people falling to the ground as witnesses screamed and shouted.A truck driver plowed through multiple pro-choice protesters in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on Friday, sending at least...
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