Linn County Metro

Northwest Cedar Rapids home shot Thursday morning

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids home was hit with bullets early Thursday morning, authorities said.Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman Greg Buelow said ...

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Firefighters save cat from burning Cedar Rapids home

CEDAR RAPIDS - Firefighters rescued a cat from a burning home Thursday morning. According to a Cedar Rapids Fire Department news release, crews were ...

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Marion home sustains heavy fire damage

MARION - A Marion home sustained considerable fire damage Wednesday morning, according to authorities.Marion Deputy Fire Marshal Shawn Fluharty said c ...

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Judge Edward McManus remembered for decades of service

CEDAR RAPIDS - Judge Edward McManus spent more than seven decades serving his country and state.The Northern District of Iowa judge spent more than 50 ...

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Suspect sought in Cedar Rapids hit-and-run

CEDAR RAPIDS - Cedar Rapids police are looking for the driver they say was involved in a hit-and-run that left a cyclist with life-threatening injurie ...

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Heart attack victim’s ‘second shot at life’ thanks to Cedar Rapids first responders

CEDAR RAPIDS - Dan Clarahan probably shouldn't be here today.The crash last December caused by a heart attack could have killed him. The passersby who ...

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Cedar Rapids officers asking questions to save lives in domestic abuse

CEDAR RAPIDS - Back in November 2015, Raelynn Finn was five months pregnant when her boyfriend - the father of two of her children - punched her in th ...

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Sheriff’s Office to increase enforcement during St. Patrick’s Day period

CEDAR RAPIDS - The Linn County Sheriff's Office will be on the lookout for drunk drivers leading up to St. Patrick's Day.According to a news release f ...

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Jerime Mitchell and wife sue Cedar Rapids, officer

CEDAR RAPIDS - Jerime Mitchell and his wife are suing Cedar Rapids police Officer Lucas Jones and the city over a Nov. 1 traffic stop shooting that le ...

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Marion woman found with heroin in bra at jail

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Marion woman booked at the Linn County Jail was found with heroin in her bra, authorities said.According to the Linn County Attorney' ...

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Police investigate Cedar Rapids shooting

CEDAR RAPIDS - Police are investigating a Saturday night shooting in Cedar Rapids.Officers were called to the 200 block of 16th Street NE around 6:50 ...

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Meth lab found in Mount Vernon home

MOUNT VERNON - A meth lab was found in a Mount Vernon home this week.According to the Linn County Attorney's Office, on March 8, Mount Vernon police o ...

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Speed, drugs and alcohol factors in November deadly crash in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS - Speed, drugs and alcohol were all factors in a November crash that resulted in the death of two Cedar Rapids residents, authorities sai ...

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Linn County law enforcement want to combat property crime via social networks

MARION - The new Marion police chief is hoping to combat property crime through analyzing social networks. That doesn't mean anyone will be snooping t ...

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Wednesday shooting not a random act, Cedar Rapids police say

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Wednesday shooting in Cedar Rapids that left a woman hospitalized was not an #x201c;random act,#x201d; authorities said.Greg Buelow, ...

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