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a call on newsline nine. that number is 319-365-9999. . u can also email pictures and video to newsroom at kcrg dot com. we're down to 26 days until the iowa caucuses -- and presidential candidates are criss- crossing eastern iowa on this thursday -- including republican candidate ben carson. the retired neurosurgeo n is appearing at isaac newton n ristian school in cecer rapids right now. this is a live look at that gazette editorial board earlier this morning where he was asked about the united states role in the fight against isis.. "there are others in that region who have a vested interest in us defeating isis. and the reason they're not enthusiastically hind us is because they don't feel they can trust us. " jeb bush is adding 100 additional people to his
month's caucuses. his campaign said the list includes current and former elected officials and other activists. the former florida governor is planning a campaign trip through iowa next week. bush has been averaging about 5% in polls of iowa republicans lately. the iowa republican caucuses winner in 2008 is ctinuing his tour across the state today. mike huckabee is making stops in sigourney and oskaloosa this morning before heading to central iowa. the former arkansas governor has yet to recapture the moment of 8 years ago... as he is at about a 4% average in iowa of late. former presidentntill clinton is campaigning in eastern iowa today -- for hillary clinton. the 42nd president will be at the national czech and slovak museum and library in cedar rapids at 12:45 p-m. mr. clinton was at the museum and library in 1995 -- at its location, pre-flood of 2008, of course. he will then meet with voters at the hotel julien inin dubuque at 5pm. first, meteorologis t justin gehrts has your first alert forecast,
showers will become more widespread this afternoon and areas of fog will linger as well. temperatures are going to creep up only a few degrees into the middle 30s. showers and patchy fog persist into tonight with fairly steady temperatures. occasional rain continues on friday with highs staying in the middle 3 3. rain will mix with and tapering off on saturday. the brunt of the snow however, winds will temperatures drop all day saturday, staying in the single wind chills are going to stay low zero on sunday.today: showers, areas of fog high: 33-39 winds: se 5-15 alo: 35 dbqbq36 iow: 37 in paris, one p pson is dead
say y meone tried to attack a police station. the frencncinterior ministry says the attacker was armed with a knife and what tued out to be a fake exexosives belt. police believe the attacker was acting alone. residents say the response to the attack was a similar scene to one year ago today, when terrorists attacked the satical newspaper, charlie hebdw . staff members at theheagazine died in the attack that day. the shooting started off 3 days of terror in the city. brothers said and cherif kouachi carried out the attack. earlier this week, french president francois hollande joined paris's mayor toto mark the anniversary. they unveiled a plaque to remember of the victims. this midday, 17 miners in upstate new york are back above ground after getting trapped early this morning. the miners were stuck in a mine shaft nearly 900 feet below the surface for hours. abc's marci gonzalez has the details on their rescue. - nat cheering -the sounds - o o
- trapped nearly 900 feet below ground in upstate new york... all finally safe - on solid ground. sot: they persevere the best way that they could the grou was just starting their shift at the deepest salt mine in the country- near ithaca.. hen the elevator they were in - somehow stopped working. nat gfx: cage is stuck 850 feet down with people on it. the miners- huddling together for warmth - as tocal fire and police rushed in to help... nat gfx 12:28 man power needed to backfill out in lansing on a rope rescue. using this crane to lower a basket below ground...lifting several workers at a time -to the surface. sot "we practice mine evacs regularly every year so that practice is coming into play today" despite being shaken - and freezing - the miners waited there at the scene...
their coworkers were rescued. sot 9:05:26 their spirits are tremendous? i'm .. i don't know.. i am inspired by them tag- and we're told they're all in good health.. state officials are now investigating. operations are suspended in that part of the salt mine until the cause is determined - and the problem is fixed. mg abc news ny travelers going past waterloo cou soon up their cars and their stomachs. love's travel ssps and country stores is planning working with the city of waterloo to add the convenience store and a fast food 20. it would be located just acoss the street from the old greyhound park off of hhhway 63. the waterloo cedar falls courier reports the truck stop would approved. this would be the fst love's to me to that part of the state. hundrdrs of thousands of dollars to make
to highway 22. it's hoping washington county will ask for the money through t(e federal surface transportati program. since 199898traffic volume going through the town or to the nearby riverside casino has doubled. the iowa department of transportation already budgeted $300,000 for a new overlay on highway 22. the city woulullike an additional $700,000 for improvements to parking, sidewalks and drainage. the washington county supervisors will discuss the proposal next tuesday. every so often, the powerball jackpot will reach a number that's so high where people pay from wednesday's drawing, the saturday jackpot will reach at least $675 million dollars. even at that number, the most lucrative in u.s. history. the odds are still the same to win the big jackpot - 292 million to one. expect plentyf people to plunk down $2 for a tickeke between now and saturday, which will push the powerball jacket even higher. coming up in our next half hour,
your 2 dollar purchase is helping give back in the community. many dogs can get a cancer in their leg bones that gives them only a few months to live. the life of the dog -- and, maybe one day, children too. healthy life. meteorologist justin gehrts updates our temperatures coming up in your first alert
a few degrees into the middle 30s. showers and patchy fog persist into tonight with fairly steady temperatures. occasional rain continues on n iday with highs staying in the middle 30s. rain will mix with and change to snow tomorrow night, tapering off on saturday. the brunt of the snow should stay to our east. however, winds will pick up this weekend as temperatures drop all day saturday, staying in the single digits on sunday. wind chills are going to stay below zero on
high: 33-39 winds: se 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 36 iow: 37 31-37 winds: se 5-15 alo: 33 dbq: 34 iow: 35 tomorrow: rain likely high: 34-40 winds: e e-10 alo: 36 dbq: 37 iow: 38 tomorrow night: rain/snow likely low: 24-30 winds: nw 5-15 alo: 26 dbq: 28 iow: 29 saturday: chance of snow, turning windy high: 29 - low: 27 sunday: clearing and windy high: 8 - low: 4 monday: partly cloudy high: 17 - low: -1 tuesday:
as every dog owner knows, they're a part of the family, so when one gets cancer - it's heartbreaking . but an experimental drug is helpina them live longer. as martie salt tells us, it may be good news for children with cancer as well. ten-year-old harley doesn't move as fast as he did before he got osteosarcoma .a painful, cancerous tumor that grows in the bones. "i"i's just amazing to me what he's been through and that he's still our harley." dogs with osteosarcoma usually only have five months to live, but it hasn't claimim harley yet, thanks to a new vaccine. "the fact that these dogs e living, um, two, three, than the length they were expected d live e remarkable." what's even more exciting to doctors at penn vet is the
treatments work for dogs with cancer. ".then we will be successful at preventing metastatic disease in children, and that is anan amazing, amazing thing!" because dogs and humans share so many biological similarities, researchers think the vaccine that helped harley might also help a child with the same cancer. they're developing a protocol for a clinicacatrial to present too the f-d-a. "you're going to be putting the tv on someday and there's going to be some little kid standing there saying 'you know i'm still alive because of harley.'" "i mean if it can help a child and my harley, was part of it, you know, that's just amazing to me." harley's owners are savoring every minute they have with him but they hope his legacy lives on by eventually ging a child a fighting chance at life. i'm martie salt reporting. trt 1.32 oc std. researchers hope the fda will allow the clinical trials for children to start by the enen of 2016. with congress back in session, 1 of the top agenda items is the trans pacific partnership. but with it being an election year, working out
david geiger. ---- congress is back in session this week... and while one of the first items on the congressiona l agenda concerns health care.. on top of the sident's agenda is the trans-s-cific partnership.p. but now that we're in a presidential election year.. there's likely to be twists and turns for the 12 nation tra deal.. senate republican leader mitch mcconnell said it was too controversial last y yr.. and the presidenen shouldn't send it in until after elections.. but that could mean the new president would have to be on board with the deal.. but mcconnel could be reconsidering .. "since then, i've heaea senator mcconnell back off a little bit. whether he was willing to bring it up before the
election. beyond that i don't
report except the general proposition, which is what i think senator mcconnell was speaking to. it's pretty difficult to get sub- controversial things through the senate and the h/use when you've got a presidential electionon year." house speaker paul ryan says he wants to bring up the trade deal as soon as he can. ---- iowa just got a new host o efforts tg conserve water and& soil.. and prove nutrient
management practices.. yesterday.. u-s ag secretary tom vilsack announced an expansion of u-s-d-a's conservation programs for iowa's producers.. 85 thousand acres of iowa land is now able to apply for sensitive lands grantntand loans.. equivalent to about a hundred 75 million dollars in investment to the state's land resources. vilsack says the goal in iowa is adding more access to programs.. and he plans to work with state partners in removing barriers and backlogs to other conservation reserve efforts.. if funding is maintained..
hundred 50 million dollar investment. since 2009.. the u-s-d-a invested more than two billion dollars in iowa conservation.. enrolling four and a half million acres of iowa working lands into conservation. they report between 2008 and 2013.. iowa has contributed to a reduction of 260 million pounds of nitrogen and five hundred 34 illion pounds of phosphorus in the mississippi rive basin. ---- livestock markets are a little sideways at the moment.. and it looks like the grain markets are still recovering from mondd's loss.. "i was short corn, i was short soy meal. i got out too early so i'm neutral. they're probably headed lower. i don't see much bullish fundamental news to dictate.." "short term prices higher. south america's going to come e with 102 million metric tons. the commodity markets look very pessimistic cause i have very short positions and i'm long the u.s. dollar. i think the dollar continues to go higher. continues to put pressure on corn prices, wheat and soybeans. i'm not bullish at all."
goinlower i have no position. i'm not short or long g but at these prices with the rest of the commodities including crude oil down another 1.50 today, it's going to be very difficult to keep cattle prices up this high, especially after a 1500 point rally." $& "now i am short the hogs, but i am short the june contract. stay short, my stop is around 79, but stay short. i think hog prices are too high compared to commodity markets as well. but, right now, we're going through some stiff resistance i think we'll be paid off in a week or two." ---- and that's all we have time for today, thanks for joining us. i'll see you again tomorrow. ---- we'll post a video every day in the agribusiness section of kcrg.com. you'll find it under the news tab. i'm david geiger with the agribusiness report. trt 3.38 oc webttase city leadds in marionnre criticizing a deal the cedar rapids city council mama to keep a business
$506,000 tax break for equipment manufacturin g company, terex. that helped the company pay lower rent and buy office furniture as a new tenant ininhe fountains development in northeast cedar rapids. the company says without the tax break, it would have moved its 50 jobs outf cedar rapids into marion. this is video of the old location. at the time of the vote, cedar rapids mayor ron corbett said he didn't want marion and hiawatha to continue luring away businesses with tax incentives. marion's city manager said the city wasn't planning to give terex any tax incentive. and marion's economic development corporation called the tax break a "dangerous precedent." for this week's best bets for entertainment and culture... a touch of "sunun days"... but also a stellar player from saturday night live... and her jazz offerings. we'll have the gazette's diana nollen in studio to look atthe weekend ahead... elcome back here fororhe kcrg
also this weekend, orchestra iowa chamber players will offer "french kiss" between cedar rapids and coralville... diana, also ...lets talk about "la traviata" -- this is coming up next weekend on the 15th and the 17th with orchestra iowa. the state of iowa will soon look at accountabilit y for third grade students...and their reading levels. we'll look inside the steps in cedar rapids as the districts works to improve reading levels for third-grade students amid testing... meteorologiststustin gehrts
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they could revolutionize the way doctors do surgery. "i don't know, to be honest. and i like him a lot. and i don't like the issue. " and a battle is brewing at the top of the republican field for presidentver ted cruz's birthplace. you're watching kcrcrtv9. now, from your 24 hour news source, this is kcrg-tv9 news at midday. new at midday... cedar rapids police have made an arrest in a recent counterfeit bill case. cedar rapids police arrested 42-year ololmendel holmes after they say he tried to use a fake 100 dollar bill at a gas station. holmes faces one count
wa city police say they've also found several counterfeit bills in recece days. iowa city police showed us examples of the fake money. authorities have not said if the two counterfeit cases are connected. one person is in custody after cedar rapids police say he fired a gun on the city's southeast side this morning. officers responded to the 1509 7th avenue se around 7:30 this morning r a report of shots s red. callers into newsline 9 say several police cars and crime scene tape were at the scene. police say no one was injured, but the shooter fired off about 6 rounds. investigators arrested the suspect only about 10 minutes after the first report. police have not released that person's name. in paris, one person is dead after authorities say someone tried to attack a police station. the french interior ministry says the attacker was armed with a knife and what turned out to be a fake explosives belt. policbelieve the attacker was acting alone. resident say the response to the attack was a similar
when terrorists attacked the satirical newspaper, charlie hebdo. eight staff memberat the magazine died in the attack that day. the shooting started off three days of terror in the city. brothers said and cherif kouachi carried out the attack. ealier this week, french president francois hollande joined paris's mayor to mark the anniversary. they unveiled a plaque in honor of the victims. seventeen people are safe this midday after being stuck in a mine shaft elevator for hours. "lansing fire. 191, cargill plant... cage is stuck 850 feet down with people on it. " the miners were at a cargill salt mine in upstate new york. authorities say the employees went down into the mine around 10:00 last night. about an hour and a half later, the elevator got stuck on its way back up to the surface. all of the miners were rescued from the shaft by about 8:00 this mornini. first responders gave heat packs and blankets to the employees after they were rescued.
medical treatment. flooding continues to plague papas of southern california. yesterday, firefighters rescued a woman trapped inside her car after rising water flipped the vehicle on its side. a man in the vehicle was able to safelescape, but firefighters had to pull a womann out. rescue teams say she was stuck in the vehicle for about an hour and a half. she was taken to the hospital for evaluation and is now recovering. first, meteorologis t justin gehrts has your first alert forecast, jjtin... showers will become more widespread this afternoon and areas of fog will linger as well. temperatures are going to creep up only a few degrees into the middle
patchy fog p psist into tonight with fairly steady temperatures. occasional rain continues on friday with highs staying in the middle 30s. rain will mix with and change to snow tomorrow night, tapering off on saturday. the brunt of the snow should stay to our east. however, winds will pick up this weekend as temperatures drop all day saturday, ststing in the singlee digitstson sunday. winn chills are going to stay below zero on sunday.today: showers, areas of fog high: 33-39 winds: se 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 36 iow: 37 the powerball jackpot... escalated quickly. now the prize is the highest it has ever been. no "jackpot winner" in wednesday's drawing -that means saturday's jackpot will be worth aboutut675 million dollars. f while the jackpot winner will, eventually, bring home quite a haul -- some of that money doesn't go for prizes or the administrative costs. 25 cents of every dollar in iowa goes to the state's general fund. that fund goes toward different departments including education, law enforcement, and the iowa veterans trust fund. the state has controlled lotttty operations since 1985,
$1.6 billion to these causes. "it was just being run by untoward organizations, think organized crime, they certainly weren't using the money for good causes. so states stepped in and said if this type of organization is going to exist we want the money to be used for good not bad." the odds remain the same for saturday's drawing- 1 in 292 million to win the big prize. whether here in iowa -- or r other key "early voting states" -- candidates in the robust republican field are trying to catch donald trump and senator ted cruz. now trump and cruz are in a battle of theiown over citizenship. abc's kenneth moton reports. cruz's citizenship. today, more questions about ted cruz's legal right to run for president...the texas senator...born in canada to an americamother. sot ted cruz " as a legagamatter the question is straightforw ard and settled law that the child of a us citizen born abroad is a natural born
the man raising the concerns...his fellow republican donald trump. he told cnn cruz should go to court. sot donald trump "ted, he should ask for a declaratory judgment because that would clear it all up. i'm doing this for the good of ted." cruz on the stump in iowa called it t l...noise. sot ted cruz my focus is on addressing the real challenges and issues facing the american people cruz has pointed to 2008 presidential contender john mccain who was born in panama. but mccain told the chris merri show he was delivered on a us base. and as for cruz: sot john mccain audio i think there is a question. i'm nonoa constitutiona l scholar on that, but i think it's worth looking into abc news did ask the constitutional legal scholars who say it appears cruz is in the clear but the issue is still unresolved. sot josh earnestwhite house press secretary it would be quite ironic if after seven or eight years of drama around the president's birth certificate, if republican primary voters were to choose senator cruz as their nominee cruz renounced his canadian citizenship 18 months ago. this morning, donalltrump tweeted that was a wise move by cruz. kenneth moton, abc news washington
eastern iowa today -- for hillary clinton. the 42nd president will be at the national czech and slovak museum and library in cedar rapids at 12:45 p-m. he will then meet with voters at the hotel julien in dubuque at 5pm. the iowa caucus is apparently the hottest ticket in town in des moines. people are paying top dollar to just be in the state capitol on caucus night. the des moines register reports some people are paying as much as $9090dollars a night to stay in des moines the week leading up to february 1st. one hotel says it's been booked for caucus night for about 2 months. the greater des moines convention and visitors bureau expects hotels to be at about 88% occupancy across the metro area for the
weekend which is about 60%. some students at the university of iowa may have invented the future of brain surgery. the undergrad students put a robot together for a senior project. could be the cutting edge when it comes to being under the knife. kcrg-tv9's forrest saunders reports. if you haven't seen the new star wars film, this droid bb-8 stole the show. a real cool robot, even if he's science fiction. "we thought gettingngt to move would be like the easiest part. but, it was pretty tough." this one isn't, though. you're looking at the creation of three ui computer engineering students. they built this bot for a senior project. the idea came from an ui doctor who said for years brain surgeons have faced a major annoyance in the or. "they yse these big microscopes. they have these head pieces up
looking at the brain, theyave to strain their neck and look through it."sometimes docs have to do that for up to ten hours. plus, surgeons have to try not to look away, for fear it would change what they're iewing. "this was definitely something that was needed. they're usisig very, very old microscopes." the robot is designed to replace all that. it's got cameras that can track specific spots in the brain, like a tumor for example. the images are se up into a headset, which the surgeon can wear, meaning the doctor can moe his or her head and not worry about losing what is being looking at. ct scansnsor mriiimages can be placeeon top of the camera feed. and, here's the other cool thing, a hands free controller which allows the doc to adjust the bot without touching it. "they don't have to take their gloves off to move the robot around. it's all in the computer." these guys put it all together and wrote the computer code in a matter of months. now, that it's complete the prototype is good enough that patents have been filed. no longer science fiction. this droid is science fact. "i've never hea of anything like this being done before. hopefully it helps people in the future."
if you're a fan of video games, you may have noticed a piece of tech in that stoo. the goggle headset the students are used is called the oculus rift. it's a virtual reality device for gaming that costs around $600 retail. it'll be available to the public later this year. starting nextxtchool year, students who don't read at grade level may have to repeat 3rd grade. it's because of iowa's new reading and retention law, which lawmakererpassed in 2012. last school year, more than 1/5 of iowa 3rd graders failed a standardized test in reading. so lawmakers decided to address the problem by @equiring any 3rd grader deemed "substantially deficient" in reading to attend a summer program or repeat 3rd grade. the law goes into effect next school year. so the first class of students it will impact is in 2nd grade now. reading aloud cedar rapids schoooo started wowoing on ways to improve reading a year ago last fall. 2nd graders had
could spend morortime on reading. the district conducts testing 3 times a year for reading proficiency. a score at the "substantial deficiency level" will result in a leer to parents. schools will create an intervention pll both for papaents and for the teacher to use in the classroom. 24% of 3rd graders in cedar rapids were listed as deficient last year but administrators believe that number is dropping. " we uaw good results from fall to spring that our kids did make nice growth so i anticipate that 24 percent of third graders not proficiency last spring will be lower this spring. " 3rd graders who don't meet the reading standards in spring of 20-17 can stay with their class if they take part in a summer school reading program. a popular comedian is officially off the market after bringing a date to the white house. and the future king of england is growing up and going to school. that's next in today's
with fairly steady temperatures. occasional rain continues on friday with highs staying in the middle 30s. rain will mix withthnd change to snow tomorrow night, taring off on saturday. the bruvt of the snow should stay to our east. hohover, winds will pick up this weekend as temperatures drop all day saturday, staying in the single digits on sunday. wind chills are going to stay below zero on sund.today: showers, areas of fog high: 33-39 winds: se 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 36 iow: 37 31-37 winds: se 5-15 alo: 33 dbq: 34 iow: 35 tomorroro: rain likely high: : 34-40 winds: : 5-10 alo: 36 dbq: 37 iow: 38 tomorrow night:
alo: 26 dbq: 28 iow: 29 saturday: chance of cnow, turning windy high: 29 - low: 27 sunday: clearii and windy high: 8 - low: 4 monday: partly cloudy high: 17 - low: -1 tuesday: chance of snow high: 17 - low: 6 wednesday: partly cloudy high: 11 - low: 1 thursday: partly cloudy high: 18 - low: 9 thanks justin. even with only 6 weeks of music
purchase, adele rules 2015 for the buying public... plus another record for star wars. brandi hitt has today's showbiz wrap. fit for a king! prince george is off to school. kensington palace released these pics ofofhe two year old, shot by mom kate. the e ke and duchess of cambridge dropped george off? decked out with his blue backpack, for just a few hours wednesday nats - another new record for "star wars: the force awakens." it took just 20 days r rey and finn t tdethrone "avatar"? as the biggest domestic movie of all time? the seventh film in the star wars saga? still has a long way tgo though? to overtake avatar's two- point-seven eight billion dollar global record. nats - "... hello?"and it's official -for the music world: adele ruled 2015. nielsen released it's annual music report and the singer's new album "25" was the biggest seller of the year? despite only
weeks of 2015. and it appears amy schumer - is off the market! ben the white house this week - posting this picture. he has also gushed on instagram - calling schumer "the smartest, funniest, what's happening in hollywood? brandi hitt - abc news - los angeles. it's been more than 4 years since a wind storm left a lot of damage in benton county. community library is back in the town of garrison.
damaged the former library building. kcrg-tv9's jill kasparie has more on how much this means to the benton unty community. car nats on the quiet streres of this small community -- you won't find a lot happening. but not far from the old buildings on the main stretch -- you will find some activity with a flashing open sign. " 5:48:24 we are proud of it. we are pleased we were able to get this done and do it for our community. " and it's no mystery as to how this library project got done. " 5:36:31 it has been very fun. it has been extremely stressful " the members of the library board made it happen. after the city council told them they couldn't borrow money,
they decided to raise much of it themselves. " 5:37:33 we also had bake sales and spaghetti suppers and flea rkets, you name it w wdid it. " they were dedicated, even when people doubted them. " 5:49:01 my husband, at first, said you gals can't do that. you'll never get that done and i said yes we will. nobody
and they didn't stop with the library - they are still raising money to nish up the remaindedeof the building, outside the library walls. it'll have a kitchen, history room and city office. "so this will be a first for us
to have a city office - albeit small." but this group know the project was no small step. they keep a picture of the old library by the front door to remind them m ere they started but it also reminds them of where they're going. " 5:38:50 garrison i think for a long time has labored under the shadow of we are jusa small rural town that has nothing to offer, but i think after the storm people said we uld die and we could grow and i think people said we're going to grow. " the library board hopes to finish the other side of the building by this time next year.
presidential candidates are once again across eastn iowa today ahead d the february caucus. doctor ben carson spoke with the gazette editorial board here in cedar rapids earlier this morning. this afternoon, former president bill clinton will be at the czech and slovak museum in less than an hour one person is in custody after cedar rapids police say he fired a gun on the city's southeast side this morning. officers responded to the 1509 7th avenue se around 7:30 this morning for a report of shots fired.
minutes after the first report. cedar rapids police have made an arrest in a recent counterfeit bill case. cedar rapids police arrested 42-year old mendel holmes after they say he tried to use a fake 100 dollar bill at a gas station. holmes faces one count of forgery. now, one last look at this morning's weather, justin. showers will become more widespread this aftftnoon and areas of fog will linger as well. temperatures are going to creep up only a few degrees into the middle 30s. showers and patchy fog persist into tonight with fairly steady temperatures. occasional rain continues on friday with highs staying in the middle 30s. ran will mix with and change to snow tomorrow night, tapering off on saturday. the brunt of the snow ould stay to our east. however, winds will pick up this weekend as temperatures drop all day saturday, staying in the single digits on sunday. wind chills are going to stay below zero on sunday.today: showers, areas of fog high: 33-39 winds: se 5-15 alo: 35 dbq: 36 iow: 37 tonight: showers and fog low: 31-37 winds: se 5-15 alo: 33 dbq: 34 iow: 35 tomorrow: rain likely hjgh: 34-40 winds: e 5-10 alo: 36 dbq: 37 i iw: 38 morrow nightt rain/snow likikly loww24-30 winds: nw 5-15 alo: 26 dbq: 28 iow: 29 saturday: chance of snow, turning windy high: 29 - low: 27 sunday: clearing and windy high: 8 - low: 4 monday: partly cloudy high: 17 - low: -1 esday: chance of
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