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Dr. Donald Bomkamp, behind first hospice program in Cedar Rapids, dies at 85

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids doctor who brought the first hospice program to the area has died.

Dr. Donald F. Bomkamp, 85, died Monday after a fight with A ... »

McGrath buys Zimmerman Auto Center

CEDAR RAPIDS - With the McGrath Auto Group dealership's purchase of Cedar Rapids-based Zimmerman Auto Center, it further expands its reach in the city.

The McGrath Auto Group, which announced the deal in a ... »

News Track: Plan to preserve house in Flats advances

CEDAR RAPIDS - The effort to preserve the last residential property in a historic neighborhood is on track, project leaders said.

#x201c;We're very close,#x201d; said Mark Stoffer Hunter, a member of the city's Historic Preservation Commission and ... »

Wagner drops out of City Council race

CEDAR RAPIDS - Former Cedar Rapids Parks Commissioner Wade Wagner announced Friday he is withdrawing as a candidate for City Council.

#x201c;There are simply not enough hours in the day for me to dedicate to my work, my family and city council,#x ... »

Cedar Rapids picnic table ablaze

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Cedar Rapids Fire Department was called to a park bench blaze Friday afternoon. There were reports of black smoke visible from I-380 northbound.

Firefighters were sent to St. Paul's United Methodist Church at 1340 Third Ave. SE ... »

One killed, two injured in Cedar Rapids crash

CEDAR RAPIDS - One has died and two others were injured in a two-vehicle crash Thursday night.

Authorities were called to Highway 151, near Beverly Road SW, at 11:15 p.m. for a report of a two-vehicle collision, according to a report from the Iowa ... »

Two accused of assaulting, threatening man with gun

CEDAR RAPIDS - Two Cedar Rapids men are charged with assault with a firearm after a physical altercation Wednesday in Cedar Rapids.

J'waun Brown, 19, and James Phillips, 17, allegedly assaulted a 31-year-old man with a handgun, according to a crim ... »

Driver of vehicle that struck Cedar Rapids house identified

CEDAR RAPIDS - Police have identified the driver of the vehicle that struck a home on the northwest side of Cedar Rapids Sunday morning, causing a gas leak.

James Carnahan, 50, of Cedar Rapids, died Monday after being taken to a nearby hospital Su ... »

Iowa City man accused of selling heroin

IOWA CITY - An Iowa City man is accused of selling heroin out of his home.

According to Johnson County Sheriff's Office reports, Leonard Johnson, 57, was arrested Wednesday for the manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to manufacture or ... »

Wapsipinicon River rises to more than 20 feet in Anamosa

ANAMOSA - A flood warning continued for Jones County this week as the Wapsipinicon River slowly rose to more than 20 feet Wednesday in Anamosa.

At 8:45 p.m. Wednesday, the National Weather Service reported the river level had risen to 20.36 feet, ... »