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News in Linn County, Iowa

Gaming Commission sued over Cedar Rapids casino decision
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:09:00 -0700

CEDAR RAPIDS | Eugene Kopecky, a retired Cedar Rapids attorney and one-time Linn County attorney, is taking on the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission in an effort to obtain a clarification on the law as it applies to issuing casino licenses in Iowa.

Cedar Rapids attorney sues Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:12:18 -0700

CEDAR RAPIDS — Eugene Kopecky, a retired Cedar Rapids attorney and one-time Linn County attorney, is taking on the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission in an effort to win a state gaming license for a Cedar Rapids casino. Kopecky filed a lawsuit this week in Linn County District Court against the commission and the four of five commission members who voted April 17 to deny a state gaming license to ...

Five in Custody After Shots Fired, High-Speed Chase Through Two Counties
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:39:08 -0700

SOLON, Iowa — The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says five people are in custody after chasing a vehicle into Johnson County Wednesday night. Linn County Deputies say the driver of a pickup truck matching a truck involved in a shots fired incident in Cedar Rapids refused to stop. Officials from both Linn and Johnson counties describe the chase that ended in Solon as high-speed, but haven’t given ...

Iowa panel sued for rejecting Cedar Rapids casino
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:27:34 -0700

Former Linn County Attorney Eugene Kopecky has sued the Iowa Racing Gaming Commission over its rejection of the proposed Cedar Rapids casino.

Lawsuit seeks $163M casino decision do-over
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 04:55:54 -0700

The casino was rejected in April.

Five people are in jail after a car chase
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 04:13:36 -0700

Five people were arrested after a car chase that ended in a crash in Solon. According to the Linn County Police, on July 23, a deputy attempted to stop a vehicle in Ely that matched the description of a vehicle involved in shots fired incident in Cedar Rapids. The driver of the vehicle refused to stop and a car chase began.

Police chase ends as truck slams into children's playhouse
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:55:39 -0700

A two-county police chase in Iowa ended in the backyard of a house.

5 charged after eastern Iowa police chase
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:53:46 -0700

A two-county police chase in eastern Iowa has ended in the backyard of a house in Solon.

Branstad appoints judge in 6th District
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:42:00 -0700

DISTRICT JUDGE NAMED: Gov. Terry Branstad on Wednesday appointed Lars Anderson of Iowa City to be a district court judge in Iowa's 6th Judicial District, which includes Benton, Iowa, Johnson, Jones, Linn and Tama counties. Anderson earned his law degree from the University of Iowa and currently is working in private practice, as a judicial hospitalization referee and as an adjunct professor at ...

State finds 100 deceased persons are still on county voting list
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:21:30 -0700

One hundred deceased voters have been removed from the Wright County voter registration list.