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News in Linn County, Iowa
UPDATE: 1 dead, 1 injured in Linn County head-on crash
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:26:41 -0800
One person was killed and another injured when two vehicles collided head-on Friday morning on Highway 1 between Mt. Vernon and Solon, according to the Linn County Sheriff's Office.
Linn County Supervisor brings national convention to Cedar Rapids
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:22:11 -0800
One perk of being president of the National Association of Counties (NACO) is that you can bring the organization’s annual conference to your city.
Highway 1 Crash Near Mount Vernon Leaves One Dead, One Hurt
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 05:33:17 -0800
An Iowa State Patrol trooper blocks Highway 1 south of Mount Vernon Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 as authorities investigated a deadly crash. (Marlon Hall/KCRG-TV9)
Man Injured After Short Chase and Crash
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 01:57:51 -0800
LINN COUNTY, Iowa - The Linn County Sheriff's Office reports one man was injured after a short chase with deputies ended in a crash Monday night. A deputy reports 35-year-old Troy Schoon of Atkins drove passed a marked patrol vehicle at high speeds.
Linn County Sheriff's Office Searching For Furloughed Inmate
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 06:42:42 -0800
SHERIFF LOGO.032300.LWW - (PUBLISHED: The first Linn County Sheriff's Department squad car to wear a new color scheme will hit the streets over the next few days.
Linn County Supervisor Details Disaster Preparedness Discussion
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 05:12:29 -0800
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Wednesday the Iowa Flood Mitigation Board approved a 20-year funding plan for the city of Cedar Rapids. Thursday morning, Linn County Supervisor Linda Langston stopped by the KCRG-TV9 Morning news to discuss what impact the funding would have.
Quick-thinking farmer reduces impact of Linn County manure leak
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:41:39 -0800
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources credits a Linn County farmer with reducing the impact of a manure leak.
Sheriff's Office Searching for Furloughed Inmate
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 11:42:31 -0800
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Linn County Sheriff's Office is looking for a furloughed jail inmate who failed to return to the jail.
Hy-Vee Donates One Thousand Turkeys to HACAP
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 05:43:06 -0800
LINN COUNTY, Iowa - Hy-Vee will donate 1,000 turkeys to the Hawkeye Area Community Action Program for Thanksgiving. Amanda Pieper, director of the HACAP Food Reservoir, says the donation is part of a longstanding relationship between her organization and the grocery store chain.
Cedar Rapids Council Runoff Vote Light as Expected
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 12:27:44 -0800
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa- Turnout for the Cedar Rapids City Council runoff election appears to be as light as predicted by the Linn County Auditor. As of midday, 2,874 of 90,267 total voters in the city had either cast a ballot in person or voted absentee earlier.