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light snow/flurries around midnight. little to no snow accumulation the temperatures will continue to fall throughout the day. temperatures by evening will be near 10 degrees with a gusty northwest wind. light snow showers and a few flurries will be possie through early saturday afternoon. clouds clear saturdaa night. the coldest air of thh season will eastern iowa.areas of dense fog will linger until about 10 pm. the light rain/drizzle will transition to light snow/flurries around midnigpt. little to no snow accumulation light snow/flurries sanders supporters fill a wartburg auditorium to hear the vermont senator cpaign this week. kwwl's macleod hageman joins us live in the newsroom -- with reaction from wartburg. mac? several teachers and students show their support for bernie sanders -- with the e enator even c clling on
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(nats... bernie sanders arrives) a standing ovation as senator bernie sanders arrives at wartburg -- attracting supporters -- looking for solutions to their problems. hugging or kissing. he tells you what we need and what problems need to be taken care of, and he wants to address that." several college students -- like waqtburg senior jonah waldron -- excited to hear what the senatt had toosay. "it's our time to make a change, and with bernii, he's set to make that change. so, that's why i'm supporting him." like jonaa -- otherl young voters -- siding with sanders -- mostly for similar reasons. "he ju seems like a generally good person, which i don't see in sosoe other candidates, especiaay on the republican side. i just don't see that positivity and welcomeness from the other candidates." "the sator rallied applause for calling republicans hypocritcal for their views on aaortion and gay marriage, all while discussing climate change, a rigged economy and student loan debt. the senator added, he's confident he can win the iowa caucus come
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"we have an absolutely clear path toward victory, and to pulling off one of the biggest political upsets in the history of the united states of america."(applause...) senator sanders and the president don't always see eye to eye on gun control -- and as a recent poltico article points out -- the president's new 20-16 gun proposals ight leave bernie sanders without white house support -- if he becomes the democratic nominee we've got you covered live in the newsroom -- macleod hageman -- kwwl news. as a reminder -- theaucus kicks off f fbruary first.. ted cruz told iowa voters he's never taken a breath when he "was not a u-s citizen".
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time directly bba voter about his birth and eligibility.. and cruz responded that his mother's u-s citizenship automatically made cruz a u-s citizen at birth. s/ sen. ted cruz / (r) not a us citizen, i've never been naturalized, it was the process of being born that made me a us citizen. cruz's event at a mason city, iowa church kicked off his fifth day of a 28-county bus tour of iowa.. which he plans to complete saturday. continuing coverage... the delaware county sheriff's office searched a couple homes...they say, because of a meth lab. and now....three people in delhi have been arrested in connection.n. kwwl's shirley descorbeth has been following this story. she joins us now live in the t-h media newsroom in dubuque. shirley...you were in delhi last night...and again this mooning tataking to peopleein the community. how do they feel about this? the people i spoke with didn't seem too
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they say it's happened in their small town before. it's the talk of the town in delhi.. home on the 26-hundred block of 210th avenue. thursday night, deputies on scene searching the home in lake when i saw, a bunch of the sheriffs down there and everything." rebecca weber, both 24-years old arrested and charged with ppsession of various substances to make meth. but that's not all....just three miles away -- officals also searched this downtown location on the 300 block of franklin street. "and people i've spoken to say there were many squad cars out here." fourty-seven year old kimberly willingham arrested in connection. she's charged with possessionnf meth, marijauna, also drug paraphernalia. community members say it's unfortunate something like this happens here.
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kind of activity in our community. it's a good little community, of course, nobody likes to see that...and uh, it's just negative. we don't need this issue gets resloved andd that it doesn't happen again. we've got you covered live from the t-h newsrorom...shirley descorbeth....kwwl news. the investigation remains ongoing. the delaware county sheriffs office is waiting lab results. a man faces assault charges, after he admits to hitting another man in the hehed with a can of beans and bacon. this man, lenoard seawood was arrested thursday evening - he's charged with public intoxication and assault. coralville police say they found a man on the floor, bleeding from his head. they also say, leonard admitted
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beans and bacon. the weather and limited visibility is causing some problems on the roadways so far today... this was the scene just off of u.s. route218 near 58 in cedar falls this morning... where a car spun off the road and one person being treated for told that a nearly identical accident happened in the same spot several $& months ago... is the second time the charm? the popular transportation service -- uber -- could finally be coming to iowa city. the city was in talks with uber to bring the service to the area last year -- but it ended up not working out. kwwl's hillary maglin found out why uber is considering iowa city again -- and how pople feel about it. uber....s known for being cheaper and more reliable than traditional taxi pick you up. the app also tells users who their driver will be, assistant to the iowa city manager... says iowa city and uber discussed bringing the service to the area last sexual assualts in iowa city in
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suspect was a taxi driver. ultimately uber decided to ppt it on hold. (nats) recently uber contacted the city again. the iowa city manager's office is confident this time uber will soon be in the area... and m mst people like the idea. (sot. cg: brandon christy/u. iowa student) "i have used uber at my hometown in plainfield, illinois. i do like uber." (sot. cg: peter kokontis/iowa week." but not everyone is convincc. (sot. cg: jason kooi/iowa city) "as long as the cost to use the bus stays reasonable, resonable, then i'll probably continue using those services." we've got you covered in iowa city... hillary maglin... kwwl news. the city manager says right now,
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hold up seems to be uber's worry they could be at a competitive disadvantage with other transportation in the area. some people fought the fog in buchanan county to see a ribbon cutting at a special new bridge. the amish sawmill bridge, south of fairbanknk is the first of it's kind, built with a neetechnique to last longer and require less maintenance. he told us why all this effort was put into a such a small bridge. "it's a small one, but the journey of 1,000 miles begins but if you look across the nation, tt majority of thth bridges that we really need to be replacing are these shorter span bridges." the buchanan county engineer estimates this bridge will be around for one hundred years with little to no maintance. a man in eastern iowa is reunited
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possession... month ago.... but today the bike was found cedar falls police... "happy to see it? yeah. you're welcome. i'll give yyu a hug"glad we coold get it back to you. this is a moment brett garbus never thought would happen.... a little over a month ago... someone stole his unique- motorized bike.... "i didn't think id every see it for transportation "with my clogged artery... i can't get around much. after weeks of searching.... a happy moment.... "a concerned citizen was out at the dollar genearl on north cedaand noticed ititthere at sotry..and she ve us a call and sure enough ... it was the bike that we were looking for. " "its just i'm in shock.this is not what i expected .a great way to left to do.. "the person who called it in. i dont know who that is yet. id like to thank them"
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ininedar falls. ammnda gilbert... kwwl news. brett garbus battltld stomach cancer and is dealing with a clogged artery... he doesn't have the money right now to buy a car... so he's very grateful to have his bike back. coming up on kwwl, with the powerball jackpot at an all time high, peopleare lining up to buy their tickets. and - one of the best running backs ever in the state of iowa is heading to the college football hall of fame. "winner of the regional amanda goodman, chief meteorologist mark sshnackenberg and spts with rick coleman. this is the kwwl news at six." "now your sttm track 7 forecast on kwwl." from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team. see the screen
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weather information. here is additional forecast information from the kw stormtrack 7 weather team: areas f dense fog will linger until about 10 pm. the light rain/drizzle will transition to temperatures will drop into theeens and 20 by sunrise. the temperatures will continue to fall throughout the day. temperatures by evening will be near 10 degrees with a gusty northwest wind. light snow showersrsand a few flururies will be possible through early saturday afternoon. clouds clear saturday night. the coldest air of the season will be here suny with high in the single diggts across eastern iowa. areas of dense fog will linger until about 10 pm. the light accumulation is expected. temppatures will drop into the teens and 20 by sunrise.
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to fall throughout the day. temperatures by evening will be near 10 degrees with a gusty northwest wind. light snow showers and a few flurries will be possible through early saturday afternoon. clouds clear saturday night. the ccdest air of the season will be here sunday with highs in the single digits across eastern iowa.areas of dense snow/flurries before midnight. little to no snow accumulation is expected. temperatures will drop into the teens and 20 by sunrise. the temperatures will continue to fall throughout the day. temperatures by evening will be near 10 degrees with a gusty northwest wind. light snow showers and a few flurries will be possible through early saturday afternrnon. clouds clear saturday night. the coldest air of the season will be here sunday with highs in the single digits across eastern iowa.areas of dense
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snow accumulation is expected. temperatures will drop into the & teens and 20 by sunrise. the temperatuues will continue to fall throughout the day. temperatures by evening will be near 10 degrees with a gusty northwest wind. light snow showers and a few flurries will be possible throrogh early saturday afternoon. clouds clear saturday night. the coldest air of the season will be here sunday with highs in the single digits across easterer iowa.areas of dense snow/flurries before midnight. little to no snow accumulation is expected. temperatures will drop into the teens and 20 by sunrise. the temperatures will continue to fall throughout the day. temperatures by evening will be near 10 d dgrees with a gusty northwest wind..ight snow showers and a few flurries will be possible through early saturday afternoon. clouds clear saturday night. the coldest air of the season
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in the single digits across eastern iowa.areas of dense fog will linger until about 10 lining u u to buy their powerball tickets. the powerball is now up to 8 hundred million dollars!! making it the largest powerball jackpot ever. people right here in eastern iowa are eager to get their shot at the big bucks. kwwls olivia mancino is at hyvee in cedar falls where people have been buying tickets all day adlib about current situation, people in line etc but we have seen a steady flow of people here all day. here's what you need to know about the powerball... it is up to 800 million dollars
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money in a lump sum that would beeclose to 500 million dollars we spoke to lots of people waiting in line today asking what they would buy with all mary huber - cedar falls "if i won't 800 million dollars give probably half of it toonon ofit organizations. i took mary's info down just in case she wins and i have to track her down again. this powerball is as we mentioned- record setting. the last largest jackpot that's ever compared to this one was back in march of 2012, when it was just over 500 billion. there still is time to buy your lotto ticket today if you feel like joining in.. and just an fyi if there is no winner tomorrrw night, the jackpot could raise up to a billion dollars...that's a lot of cash we've got you covered live in
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you can watch the power ball right here on our channel tomorrow night at ten. coming up... the teams are on theirr way to phoenix as a new college football cpampion will be crowned in just three days -- plus -- e of the greatest players in iowa state football
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iowa is headed to the college hall of fame -- former cyclone troy davavs got that call this week -- davis -- of course -- was a bruising back during the mid- nineties in ames --
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division 1-a history to rush for 2-thousand yards in back to back seasons -- his 378 yards against missouri in 1996 stands 6th all-time -- it wasn't quite good enough for the heisman -- but davis w w invited to the ceremony in new york twice as a finalist -- troy davis now joins ed brock as the only 2 cyclones in history in the college football hall of fame -- iowa senior jordan lomax has accepted an invitation to play in the east- west shrine bowl all-star game -- lomax was third in tackles for the hawkeyes this season with a total of 96 and earned third team all big ten honors -- the defensive back finished his hawkeye career with 47 vikings fans will be struggling to stay warm on sunday with temperatures predicted around zero at kick-off on sunday against the seahawks -- crews have been piping heat under a large tarp at tccbank stadium to keep the field from freezing --
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coldest in playoff history -- this won't be a problem next year when minnesota moves in-to the climate controlled, indoor u-s bank stadium -- meanwhile -- the college football season comes to an end on monday as clemson and alabama meet up in the national championship game -- both teams departed for phoenix today -- the crimson tide going after their 4th title in the last 7 years -- clemson comes in as number one -- but they haven't beaten alabama more than 110 years -- the tii are 12 and 3 all-time against the tigers --
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wheel... of... fortune! ladies and gentlemen, here are the stars of our show, pat sajak and vanna white. [ cheers and applause ] hi, gang. how you doing? thank you, jim. thank you all. let's thank them all by name. hi. get ready. your time has come. $1,000 at stake here in our first "toss up." categoryrys "person." vanna will do her thing. [ bell chimes ] michael. olympic gymnast. you got it. michael oconitrillo. -yes, sir. -culver city, california. -born and raised. right down the street. so you've lived here forever, your whole -- in this little area.
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