116 3rd St SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401
Public safety reporter for The Gazette.
Latest Articles by Kat Russell
Derecho Preparedness Aug. 10, 2021 11:56 am486d ago
A 72-hour emergency kit is a good place to start. Start with an old suitcase, a large cooler or a sturdy storage bin and fill it with 72 hours’ worth of food and water per person.
Community Aug. 9, 2021 8:00 am487d ago
The grant came from the Friends Helping Friends Foundation -- a local nonprofit organization founded to raise funds for the Cedar Rapids Animal Care & Control shelter.
Crime and Courts Aug. 4, 2021 6:23 pm492d ago
Police said the 44-year-old man and his teenage son went into the Cedar River on July 16 to cool off. The man then dipped under the water and never resurfaced.
Crashes Aug. 2, 2021 2:11 pm494d ago
Cedar Rapids cyclist Mark Johnson sustained serious injuries while riding his bicycle in Quasqueton, Iowa, when he was struck by a van driven by Brent Meyers, of Denver, Iowa.
Crime and Courts Jul. 22, 2021 7:31 am505d ago
A teenage girl who took advanced classes and played on her high school basketball team — and dreamed of someday running her own business — was found dead this week with a bullet wound in a crashed car she had borrowed while visiting her older sister in Cedar Rapids, according to interviews and authorities.
Crime and Courts Jul. 20, 2021 4:19 pm507d ago
The Linn County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man who was killed Monday in a two-vehicle wreck near Central City and Alburnett as Larry Hullerman, 62, of Waterloo.
Crime and Courts Jul. 20, 2021 7:47 pm507d ago
Officers were called just before 6:30 a.m. to the Hawthorne Hills apartment complex — in the 2200 block of C Street SW — for reports of a single-vehicle wreck.