Linn County Metro

Residents displaced after fire at northeast Cedar Rapids home

CEDAR RAPIDS - A fire Sunday morning displaced residents of a northeast Cedar Rapids home. According to a news release, fire crews were called to a t ...

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Cedar Rapids woman faces prostitution charge

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids woman has been charged with prostitution.Cedar Rapids public safety spokesman Greg Buelow said 18-year-old Shayia L. Jac ...

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Car launched into Cedar Rapids home; man hospitalized

CEDAR RAPIDS - One person was hospitalized Wednesday when a car left the road and crashed into a manufactured home.According to Cedar Rapids public sa ...

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Police: Cedar Rapids man assaulted another man, stole truck

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man is accused of assaulting a man and stealing his truck.According to the Linn County Attorney's Office, on Jan. 9, 22- ...

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Cedar Rapids police substation to be relocated

CEDAR RAPIDS - In a move designed to cut costs and more efficiently use space, the Cedar Rapids Police Department is relocating its substation.Over th ...

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Linn County inmates found with drugs hidden inside bodies

CEDAR RAPIDS - Two Linn County Jail inmates were found were drugs in their bodily orifices in separate incidents, authorities said.According to the Li ...

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Cedar Rapids woman charged with vehicular homicide in January 2016 crash

CORALVILLE - A Cedar Rapids woman has been charged in connection with a fatal crash that killed a Swisher woman last year.According to the Iowa State ...

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Deputies arrest Cedar Rapids man after high-speed chase

CEDAR RAPIDS - A Cedar Rapids man faces multiple charges after Linn County officials say he led sheriff's deputies on a high-speed chase in southeast ...

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Top 10 Gazette stories of the year: #4 Jerime Mitchell shot, paralyzed

Community sentiment was split dramatically in the wake of an officer-involved shooting in early November that left a Cedar Rapids man paralyzed from t ...

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Newstrack: February trial set for Iowa woman accused of leaving newborn in trash

Background A Davenport woman was charged last summer with attempted murder after police say she left her newborn in a trash can after giving birth in ...

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Three injured in crash near Springville

SPRINGVILLE - Three people were injured in a crash on Highway 151 Thursday night.According to the Linn County Sheriff's Office, around 9:05 p.m., Linn ...

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Cedar Rapids officer injured during arrest

CEDAR RAPIDS - Authorities say a Cedar Rapids police officer was injured Wednesday after he was dragged by a car.Cedar Rapids police officer Ian Compt ...

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Overnight fire displaces Cedar Rapids residents

CEDAR RAPIDS - The occupants of a Cedar Rapids home were displaced Tuesday morning after an overnight house fire.According to the Cedar Rapids Fire De ...

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Marengo woman arrested after high-speed chase, crash near Walford

A Marengo woman faces multiple charges after Linn County officials say she led offers on a high-speed chase that ended in a collision with another veh ...

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Federal judge sentences Cedar Rapids man to 14 years on firearms charges

CEDAR RAPIDS - A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a Cedar Rapids man, who illegally had multiple firearms as a felon, to 14 years in prison.Christo ...

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