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"you're watching kwwl, we've got you covered. this is the news at six." good evening eveyone, i'm ron steele. amanda is off tonight. many people will be traveling in the next couple days for thanksgiving - let's g to storm track seven chief meteorologist mark schnackenberg now for your travel forecast. from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast the area. he clouds and g night leading into a wet thursday. locally heavy rain, up to 2", makes for a soggy thanksgiving. thursday night the rain will mix and change to light snow north and west of a line from terloo to shopping day, friday, will be dry and cooler with highs in the 40s.later tonight fog and clouds roll into the area. the clouds and fog will include light rain and drizzle through wednesday. the light rainn increases weddesday night leading into a wet thursday. locally heavy rain, up to 2", makes for a soggy thanksgiving. thursday night the rain will mix and change to
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light snow north and west of a line from waterloo to prairie du chien. snow accuulations will be less then 1" by friday the deadly shooting at an eastern iowa mall. the june shooting took place side the food ccurt at coral ridge mall. 20-year-old andrea farrington was shot and killed by - this man - 22- year-old alexander kozak. kozak was working as a security guard for r he mall at the time. polices say kozak shot farrington three times in the back. according to unsealed documents, kozak told police farrington and him were in a relationshh. farrington sent a text and broke off their relationship. kozak told police the text made
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him snap and he went home to pack his clothes and gun. kokok is currently in custody. his trial is scheduled to start april 12. the re-sentencing court date for a man who shot an eastern iowa lice is now set. eddie chest was supposed to be re- sentenced two weeks ago. chest was cocovicted of shooting lieutenant scott baxter during the robbery of knickers saloon in dubuque six years ago. chest is trying tolget his two 25-year sentences to run at the same timim -- instead of one after the other. the city of north liberty is holding a discussion tonight to talk about a possible resolution to make all city property a weapon free zone. this would include weapons brought oo city properttwith
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permit to connal and carry. the idea stirred up a lot of controversy with people. kwwl's kristin rogers spoke qith the mayor today. she joins us live from outside the council chambers where the discussion is set to take place.... ron, the meeting is set to begin within the next half hour. thth mayor told me she has been called names and received threatening emails since the idea of this resolution came up. but tonight she said, is about voicemail on your personal phone that's what she says the discussion is about, hearing opinions from both sides (cg: amy neilsen) "i understand that a lot of them do carry because they feel that they need that for their own protection and i understand that." but she says there are amy neilson) "those people need to understand that there are other people on e
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after library board members in north liberty noticed there was not a weapon free zone policy for their building building here which is home to more than the library itself." (cg: jennie garner/ and after school program, two basketbaa or two mayor says if they ban weapons here, they might as well ban them in all (cg: amy neilson) " i've gotten some really discusting voicemails and i've gotten it's not pretty." she told me she hopes tonight's discussion is polite, i did contact other
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cities in our area to see if they had restrictions for conceal to carry, cedar rapids, cedar falls, waterloo and dubuque all said they do not have restrictions like this in place. we've got you covered in north liberty, kristin rogers...kwwl news. the mayor also told us ths resolution is diiferent than a city ordinance. it does not require public hearings and is not a city law. instead it's a resolution. for example she said, if someone were to bring a weapon into a weapopo free zone, ththy could be charged with tresspassing. it's been a little more than a month since a waterloo teen left his home and never returned. while the organized searches have currently stopped for moe sed, captain dave mohlis says they look for him everyday. they are looking at his facebook page and cell phone. mohlis says they've enterrd moe sed into the national database, a missing person to be gone this long. "yes, yes. it's very unusual if
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have nothing." police say they have gotten tips from places not just in waterloo...but from cedar rapids and chickasaw county. if you have any informaaon, contact the waterloo police department. a waterloo woman battling cancer...is making a generous donation, so a county sheriff's office can replace a fallen k-9 officer. k-9 ricky of the winneshieck county weekend. he served the county for seven years. the dog's retirement two weeks ago, after the dog was diagnosep with cancer kwwl's lauren moss was there as man met for the first time.. and it was a pretty special moment, lauren. a special moment because of a
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ron, when 89 year old betty mccoy heard bout the losssof k9 ricky..she felt terrible and wanted to help ..and she is helping out the officers in more ways than one. but most importantly, they can now purchase a new k-9 officerr.something ttt would have taken ears without her donation. i was able to.. betty mccoy says she nothing hareder. it's like losing a family member, almost." the entire county is still feeling the lost... nt: he was the most dedicated member of our department i would say... but no one more than deputy steve...- ricky's handler for 7 years. who noticed something was wrong. ""there was a 5 percent chance he had cancer.. after we did the his time was short." and betty knows the pain too...she herself, is
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"i was diagnosed with lung cancer and given three months to live.. hahah 4 years ago." "when i found out that she was feels good about putting your dog down..but that helped." and after meeting today, betty agrees that no one deserves it more than officer steve nesvik. he was the sort of man i hoped he would be another generous gesture from betty mccoy, whom has made many donations to area organizations... ....wl news. thanks lauren- in fact, next time you go to the mcleod center, please make sure you notice it's called
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it's a long process to train a dog to become a k-9 deputy...but the sheriff says they will begin immediately allhanks to betty's donation. the recent quinnipiac university poll shows ted cruz is coming up right behind donald trump among likely caucus goers in iowa. trump leads with 25 percentage points... and cruz is close behind with 2323 kwwl's hillary maglin has more details on the poll. what can you tell us about it hillary? . ro.. i talked to our politil analyst chris larimer who told me there may be one speciic reason as to why cruz is suddenly pulling ahead with iowa voters. (sot. ted cruz/republican candidate) i'm a big fan of donald trump's, bt poll shows ted cruz comes in as a close second... and even leadss trump in foreign
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policy by six percentage points. (sot. chris larimer/kwwl political analyst) "both candidates have some good things coming out of the polls, but, you know, i think it certainly suggest that cruz has some mommtum buildingg" pulling ahead based on shared values with voters, as well as his experience in politics that trump doesn't have." (sot) "cruz perhapscomes off trump recently said he would use tougher tactics to combat isis... and is receiving backlash over his statements. (sot. donald ump/republican candidate) "would i approve waterboarding? you bet your a comments as unethical. but still trump leads in economy... immigration... and terrorism... but due to iowans relatability to cruz... he is only 2 percentage points behind trump in the poll
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larimer said though iowan's could change their minds over the next 2 months... the ststte can expect to see a lot more of both cruz and trump. (sot) "it still means a lot of attention, a lot of candidate visss. i think you'u'e gonna see particularly ted cruz coming out position at the top." larimer also said this tight race between trump and cruz could bring a lot t f attention o the stae off iowa over the next two months. we've got you covred live in the newsroom... hillary maglin ...kwwl news. larimer posted a detailed blog enenry this morniig about the upcoming caucus... which yo can read on the blog section of kwwl's website. breaking news in college
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committee just released their new playoff rankings. good news for the hawkeyes - they'' ranked fourth iowa joins clemson, alabama and oklahoma in the playoff top four. the hawkeyes are currently 11-0 and looking to stay perfect this friday against nebraska. kickoff is set for 2:30. the hawkeyes will also be featured on the front cover of sports illustrated the magazine. the issue will dive into football programs, such as iowa, that are in the title hunt but are generally not taken seriously as contenders. is this good news for iowa? this was the coverrof sports illllstrated the last time iowa made it on in 2009. the hawkeyes would go on to lose their next game against
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coming up on kwwl, an activity many people enjoy in our nation, deer hunting season kicks-off in our nearby state neighbor. football ranking forecast on kwwl." from the kwwl stormtrack
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here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: later tonight fog and clouds roll into the area. the clouds drizzllthrough wednesday. the ight rain increases wednesday night leading into a wet thursday. locally heavy rain, up to 2", makes for a soggy thanksgiving. thursday night the rain will mix and change to light snow north and west of a aline from waterloo to prairie du chien. snow accumulations will be less then 1" by friday morning. the busy shopping day, friday, will be dry and cooler with highs in the 40sater tonight fog and clouds roll intoohe area. the clouds and fog will include light rain and drizzle through wednesday. the light rain increases wednesday night leading into a wet thursday. locally heavyvyrain, up to 2 2, makes for a soggy thanksgiving. thursday night the rain will mix and change to
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light snow north and west ofa line from waterloo to prairie du chien. snow accumulations will be less then 1" by friday morning. the busy shopping day, friday, will be dry and cooler with highs in the 40s.later tonight fog and clouds roll intoohe area. the clouds and fog will include light rain and drizzle through wednesday. the light rain increases wednesday night leading into a wet thursday. locally heavy rain, up to 2", makes for a soggy thanksgiving. thursday night the rain will mix and change to light snow north and west of a line from waterloo to prairie du chien. snow accumulations willl bebeess then 1" b b friday morning. the busy shopping day, friday, will be dry and cooler with highs in the 40s.later tonight fog and clouds roll into the area. the clouds and fog willlinclude ligg rain and drizzle through wednesday. the light rain increases wednesday night leading into a wet thursday. locally heavy rain, up to 2", makes for a soggy thanksgivivi. thursday nnght the
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light snow north and west of a line from waterloo to prairie du chien. snow acumulations will be less then 1" by friday morning. the buu shopping day, friday, will be dry and cooler with highs in the 40s.later tonight fog and clouds roll into the area. the cluds and fog will include light rain and drizzle through wednesday. the light rain increases wednesday night leading into a wet thursday. locally heavy rain, up to 2", makes for a soggy thanksgiving. thursday night he rain will mix and change to light snow north and west of a line from waterloo to prairie du chien. snow accumulations will beless then 1" by friday morning. thh busy shopping day, friday, will be dry and cooler with highs in the wisconsin... hunters say it's a tradition. kwwl's shirley descorbeth took a trip to wisconsin and has the story. time of year he's focused on deer hunting. "the deer are in
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otherwise e t's strictty traation that it's a gun hunt this time of year." hunters from all over the midweet -- flock tt wiscscnsin for the nine days surrounding thanksgiving for the deer season. it's a tradition he's done for years. "i gotta do a little arithmetic so far...the wisconsin dnr says nearly thirty thousand hunts deer...says it's a good way to get the family active. "gotta get the kids out hunting...away from video games...very important because i'm not gonna be out there for another fourty years." we've gt you covered in crawford county...shirley descorbeth...kwwl news. a new change this year -- all hunters must register thier
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phone...eliminating the traditional pit stop. some say that leaves more time to hunt in the field. coming up... the iowa hawkeyes looking to finish the regular season 12-0 as they prepare for a showdown in lincoln and the uni panthers are already in the playoffs will here howmark farley iigetting his squad ready for eastern
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this week the iowa hawkeyes appear on the cover of sports illustrated... and it looks pretty good. but these iowa hawkeyes will tell you while the national recognition is nice... at this point it means nothing. iowa is fresh off there 11 win this season and they continue to
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reaching number 3 in the ap poll and the nenecollege playoff ranking are released tonight. first they have to take care of business at nebreska the huskers sit at 5-6 and will be playing for there postseason lives . theseeiowa hawkeyes are aware of what is at something that has been thrown that noone has ever done before more thing we can try and shoot for. " "i think its cool but at the same time the same people were ragging on us at the beggining of the season so you cant look championship and we gotta win this one this week. " the hawkeyes and huskers kickoff at 230 frommincoln on black friday. the uni panthers have already
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punched their ticket to the postseason the 15th ranked panthers play host to 24th ranked eastern illinios. they last time these two met in the playoffs s he pathers beat a tony romo led squad coach mark farley feels his team is clicking at the right time. "i feel like our team is at a can we do to improve on a two day practice." panthers are 15-6 all time at home in the playoffs kickoff is s et for 4 o clock the iowa mens basketball team is getting ready for the advocare invatational in orlndo.. .the 3-0 hawkeyes could face a number pottential starting with dayton. coach fran mccaffery knows it will be a good test for his team. "ya know theyll challenge our offense with theirquickness amd score they have various guys who can score. "" the hawkeyes face the dayton flyers at 8 o clock thanksgiving night from orlando
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