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cedar falls single- speed founder -- david morgan -- he plans to bring new life to waterloo. "once i got the feel of not only knew it had the real potential to be a real natural fit. we think it will be a really nice piece as this part of town continues to develop." "since dave and his team are trying to preserve the wonderbread building, they have to make sure walls, floors, and even doorways are maintained the end it's going to give us a product that we feel is going to be suprierior." morgan says he hopes to add more than fifty jobs to growing on their existing success. "it will be different because there to 35,000 over here. so, that alone is going to be dfifferent." while working with the state historic preservation office -- (nats... prying tile/construction) -- dave says he hopes to start brewing beer in the new
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"we're going to make more of it, and i think we're going to be able to share it with more people, and that's kind of our intent there." right now -- dave says he's waiting on approval to move forward with more construction from the historic preservation office. he says that process could take nearly three months. we've got you covered live in the newsroom -- macleod hageman -- kwwl news. organizers are optimistic the single-speed restaurant portion of the brewery will open next year. weather will be much calmer in eastern iowa than out on the east coast. let's go to storm track seven chief meteorologist mark schnackenberg now for your first forecast. information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: we are heading into a quiet weekend with temperatures
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by sunday. the next chance of snow arrives on monday. light snow falls monday afternoon into monday night. early indications show about 1-3" of snow will fall across eastern iowa. late monday night and tuesday the wind will cause blowing snow in locations where snow accumulated. expect some hazardous travel conditions monday evening into tuesday morning. we are heading into a quiet weekend with temperatures warming into the low and mid 30s by sunday. the next chance of snow arrives on monday. light snow falls monday afternoon into monday night. early indications show about coverage.. iowa gets nearly 100 million dollars in federal funds to help the states flood problems and some of that money will go to help problem areas right here in
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during a news conference governor branstad said: i remember traveling to dubuque in 2011 when a terrential rain caused a flash flood that did significant damage to a number those types of flooding risks and help improve water quality throughout our state. dubuque will be getting 31 and a half millions dollars to assist in flood repair - specifically to go towards the bee branch watershed project that would help mitigate flash flooding issues. a house fire that claimed the life of two young girls is ruled an accident. it happened in wauzeka wisconsin, just across the border from iowa. the state fire marshall's investigation revealed the fire started in the center of the home near the stair case which prevented the girls from escaping. they also said they couldn't definitively state how or what started the fire. police have made an arrest in
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threats. the bomb threat took place on tuesday and resulted in more than two thousand students being evacuated from west high school. during the police's investigation, detectives recovered the phone that made the 9-1-1 call from a man's car after he was arrested for a bank robbery at the u.s. bank on william street. clifton brinkmeyer was the guy arrested for that bank robbery . the robbery happened shortly after the bomb threat was called in. brinkmeyer is charged with threat of terrorism along with second degree robbery. brinkmeyer was released after posting bond. it was a scary wake-up call for iowa state students this morning while they were camping out for monday's game against kansas. a tent caught fire at 3-30 a-m outside hilton coliseum. witnesses say a propane tank with a heater attached started a blanket on fire. no one was hurt and the three men inside were able to get out
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the estimated cost of damage done is one- thousand dollars. a major winter storm is moving up the eastern seaboard today. along interstate 81 in virginia, snow began falling overnight. as you can see, driving is treacherous and the going is slow. heavy snow is expected to continue to fall all day today and into tomorrow. the blizzard is also affecting eastern iowans who travelled to the east coast. many from dubuque there for the "march for life," rally in washington d-c. kw-wl's shirley descorbeth spoke with them earlier today. she's live now from the t-h media newsroom in dubuque with details. shirley... well, a powerful winter storm is hitting the nation's capitol. despite the storm, the "march for life" rally was not cancelled. and thousands of people, including several dubuquers are there.
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skype. (nat sound) thousands of demonstrators from across the country are in washington d-c protesting against abortion at the annual "march "and now the march is just beginning to start, so we're the same time -- d-c is snow. and although the snow storm is predicted to hit the city -- the rally still goes on. five buses from dubuque drove the 18 hour ride to the east coast. "we got out here yesterday about 11, and we're doing the march righnow." all of this for the 43rd anniversary of roe vs. wade -- the supreme court's decision to make abortions legal. dubuquer's say it was important to make the trip to make their voices heard. "the reason we came is that and the march and we will be leaving right afterwards." however, the group is returning to iowa early to
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the group was not scheduled to leave until saturday -- but right after the march was over, they hoped right back on the buses. we've got you covered from the ...kwwl news. also in attendance at the "march for life" rally were senator joni ernst and republican presidential candidate carly fiorina. this year's theme is "pro-life and pro-woman go hand- in-hand." a man leads police on a chase area. 26-year-old devon blanchard is facing charges of eluding and operating intoxicated. police responded thursday morning to the mcdonald's on the 600 block of iowa street, where
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doing doughnuts in the parking lot. they tried to pull him over, but he led them on a chase -- going through several stop signs and driving twice the speed limit. countdown to the iowa caucus... donald trump's bid for president got another reality star throwing support behind his campaign. 'duck dynasty' star willie robertson introduced and endorsed trump thursday night at the outdoor sportsman awards in las vegas. trump thanked willie for his endorsement, and reaffirmed his support for the second amendment. this comes only a week after willie's controversial relative phil robertson endorsed trump's rival ted cruz. and mike huckabee will be jamming out on stage tonight in iowa. huckabee will be playing bass guitar alongside 80's rock band fire house at the surf ballroom in des moines. the event starts at eight p.m.
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discuss preventing privatized medicaid. the families all have disabled children who require special care. that care could turn extremely expensive if medicaid becomes privatized in march. each family expressed their specific concerns about the potential issue to congressman loebsack. (dave loebsack/u.s. congressman) "i'm here to listen to them. i'm here to take those concerns back to washington d.c. i'll continue to express the concerns that i have with the relevant organizations in d.c., with the bureaucracies that are involved in this." loebsack hopes to derail privatized medicaid... or at least delay it past march first. coming up on kwwl, a former uni football player gets ready for the
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and - the cleveland cavaliers fire their head coach despite "winner of the regional emmy for outstanding newscast. you're watching kwwl. we've got you covered. with ron steele, amanda goodman, chief meteorologist mark schnackenberg and sports with rick coleman. this is the kwwl news at six." "now your storm track 7 forecast on kwwl."
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7 weather team. see the screen for your complete weather information. here is additional forecast information from the kwwl stormtrack 7 weather team: we are heading into a quiet weekend with temperatures warming into the low and mid 30s by sunday. the next chance of snow arrives on monday. light snow falls monday afternoon into monday night. early indications show about 1-3" of snow will fall across eastern iowa. late monday night and tuesday the wind will cause
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accumulated. expect some hazardous travel conditions monday evening into tuesday morning. we are heading into a quiet weekend with temperatures warming into the low and mid 30s by sunday. the next chance of snow arrives on monday. light snow falls monday afternoon into monday night. early indications show about 1-3" of snow will fall across eastern iowa. late monday night and tuesday the wind will cause blowing snow in locations where snow accumulated. expect some hazardous travel conditions monday evening into tuesday morning.we are heading into a quiet weekend with temperatures warming into the low and mid 30s by sunday. the next chance of snow arrives on monday. light snow falls monday afternoon into monday night. early indications show about 1-3" of snow will fall across eastern iowa. late monday night and tuesday the wind will cause blowing snow in
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accumulated. expect some hazardous travel conditions monday evening into tuesday morning.we are heading into a quiet weekend with temperatures warming into the low and mid 30s by sunday. the next chance of snow arrives on monday. light snow falls monday afternoon into monday night. early indications show about 1-3" of snow will fall across eastern iowa. late monday night and tuesday the wind will cause blowing snow in locations where snow accumulated. expect some hazardous travel conditions monday evening into tuesday morning.we are heading into a quiet weekend with temperatures warming into the low and mid 30s by sunday. the next chance of snow arrives on monday. light snow falls monday afternoon into monday night. early indications show about 1-3" of snow will fall across eastern iowa. late monday night and tuesday the wind will cause blowing snow in locations where snow
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hazardous travel conditions monday evening into tuesday morning. to sgt. joe stafford and everyone in dunkerton. dunkerton 6th graders today graduated from sheriff tony thompson's don't anti drug program, known as drugs offer no tomorrow. i had the chance to address the students and i'll put the video of all 40 receiving their graduation award online a bit later tonight. a standout former panther is heading to the east coast sunday... thats right, david johnson, now an arizona cardinal is getting his shot at the n-f-c championship after a big win against the packers. johnson is having a rookie
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remember rushing for nearly six hundred yards and scoring eight touchdowns. he also had more than four hundred yards receiving and four touchdowns. johnson's production is so good, he's in the hunt for offensive rookie of the year. kwwls olivia mancino has been talking to his former teammates she joins us now live ive been talking to many of his former teammates from uni today everyone is saying the same thing... he's an incredible example of what it means to be a panther and they're not at all surprised johnson has made it this far in caught by johnson!" david johnson capping off his regular season career with a sick catch keeping the scoring drive alive, bringing the arizona cardinals to a victory against the packers. ""its been a true blessing to be able to have opportunities that ive had and been able to help out the cardinals" that was johnson joining me on skype nearly a month ago today
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three touchdowns against philly, breaking the teams franchise record for a rookie " johnson trying to get into the endzone for a third time, and he does!" johnson is an iowa boy through and through starting his career in clinton. his former teammates weigh in he would catch a ball near me and i would be like all right like already in the end zone so i could just take two steps and not have to do anything. next stop, the uni dome. "it was here johnson set his career in motion, holding the record for career rushing yards and touchdowns" of course he didnt stop setting records there... johnson has soared to new heights with the arizona cardinals setting multiple records in his first season, making his teammates in iowa and arizona proud. says he believes johnson is one of the best running backs in the country and he's excited to continue to watch him play, saying johnson is going down as
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back to you the cardinals will take on the carolina panthers sunday at 5:40 pm coming up... days after an embarrassing loss -- the cleveland cavaliers make a mid-season coaching change -- plus -- we'll hear from the hawkeyes who have put together their best big ten start in nearly 30 years -- mark woodley has that coming up
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the person who lives here... has to solve problems as big as the world... and as small as your kitchen table. that's the job. everyday. and now, the first lady who helped get healthcare for eight million kids... the senator who helped a city rise again... the secretary of state who stood up for america, and stared down hostile leaders around the world... is the one candidate for president who has everything it takes to do every part of the job... she'll never let anyone privatize social security and medicare... or shut down planned parenthood... she'll take on the gun lobby... finally get equal pay for women... and stop the republicans from ripping all our progress away. so on february first, stand up for hillary. because if you want a president who knows how to keep america safe... and build a stronger economy... hillary's the choice...
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i'm fighting for you, and with your support, i'm going to deliver. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. the iowa basketball team moved to 6 and oh in big ten play for the first time since 1987 -- by the way -- that team advanced all the way to the elite eight of the ncaa tournament -- it wasn't always at times on thursday -- as a rutgers team that lost by 50 at home to purdue earlier in the week -- managed to hang around for much of the game -- iowa -- though -- powered by a career high 29 points -- got the job done to stay perfect in conference play -- and to them -- that's clearly the most important thing right now -- even though we played bad, we goal. to move to 6-0 feels good, and now we have to move on to purdue. and the hawks will go after the sweep of the 22nd ranked boilermakers
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carver hawkeye arena at noon on sunday -- kirk ferentz has named seth wallace as the hawkeye football team's new linebackers coach -- wallace had been serving as iowa's recruiting coordinator the past two years -- prior to this promotion -- he'll fill the vacancy created when former linebackers coach jim reid moved on to boston college as the team's defensive coordinator -- just days after watching his cleveland cavaliers get absolutely torched by golden state -- head coach david blatt is out of a job -- that despite the fact cleveland is in first place in the nba's eastern division -- although word is he's lost the support of the locker room -- assistant coach tyronn lue has already been hired as the new head coach -- signing a multi-year deal today -- some athletes have been known to fake injuries -- i can tell you the pain showing on the face of edmonton's matt hendricks is very real -- hendricks took a slap-shot to the one place no man ever wants to get hit -- medically -- he suffered no real damage -- but the shot was so hard it
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cracked the protective cup hendricks was wearing -- we'll be right back. the world a president has to grapple with,
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that's the job. and she's prepared for it like no other. a tireless secretary of state, standing up against the abuse of women and girls. negotiating a cease-fire in gaza, leading the diplomacy that keeps us out of war. the presidency is the toughest job in the world... and she's the one leader who has what it takes to get every part of the job done.
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quick correction about mike huckabee's event with the band fire house. the event will take place in clear lake not des moines. thank you for joining us for the
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that's the job. and she's prepared for it like no other. a tireless secretary of state, standing up against the abuse of women and girls. negotiating a cease-fire in gaza, leading the diplomacy that keeps us out of war. the presidency is the toughest job in the world... and she's the one leader who has what it takes to get every part of the job done. i'm hillary clinton, and i approve this message. hmm hmm hmm-hmm-hmm-hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm hmm-hmm let us be lovers, we'll marry our fortunes together [ cheering ] i've got some real estate here in my bag
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