Cedar Valley News

Wahlburgers Opening in Cedar Falls

The brand new Wahlburgers restaurant inside the Cedar Falls Hy-Vee will open its doors Tuesday. The Hy-Vee Market Grille Express was recently converted into a Wahlburgers restaurant. Wahlburgers is owned by actor Mark Wahlberg along with his brothers Donnie Wahlberg, who was part of the boy band New Kids on the Block, and Paul Wahlberg, […]

Mason City Approves New Logo

The Mason City School Board has approved a new district logo design, according to KIMT. The school board, earlier this school year, voted to retire the Mohawk name and now a new logo has been approved. The new logo features a red M outlined in white and then black and a C with the same […]

CF Declares Snow Emergency

Cedar Falls will invoke a Snow Emergency on Wednesday night into Thursday morning in order to clear snow out of the College Hill and Downtown areas. The Snow Emergency will go into effect at 9 Wednesday night and will last until 7 Thursday morning. Cedar Falls Public Safety will be placing no-parking signage in the […]

Petition for More COVID-19 Protection

250 students, faculty members, and parents of students are calling on the Iowa Board of Regents to do more to protect the campuses at the three public universities from COVID-19. An open letter was sent to the Board of Regents along with the presidents of UNI, Iowa State, and Iowa. It references the increased COVID-19 […]

UTV vs. Pickup Truck Crash in CF

On Saturday at 8:45 p.m Cedar Falls Police and Fire were dispatched to the report of an accident involving a pickup truck and a Polaris Ranger two seat utility vehicle bearing a snow plow. The preliminary investigation indicated that the UTV had been out clearing snow and was returning home. The UTV was traveling east […]

Waverly Chief Weighs in on UTV Issue

The Chief of Police in Waverly, Richard Pursell, has released his opinion on Off-Road Utility Vehicles being used within city limits. He remains against the idea of those vehicles on paved roads in town. He says his concern is safety citing manufacturer’s recommendation of ORVs being utilized off road, they are not built to be […]

Murder Trial Begins

Trial has begun in the case of a Waterloo woman whose partially burned body was found on the edge of a cemetery four years ago, according to the Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier. Fredrick Williams is charged with first degree Murder in the of killing his wife, Lakisha Owens, and Abuse of her corpse to conceal […]

New COVID-19 Therapy Available in Waverly

There’s a new COVID-19 therapy available locally called Molnupiravir. Meyer Pharmacy in Waverly was one of just five pharmacies in the state of Iowa to get their hands on the oral pills. They got their first shipment on Wednesday . The therapy is for those infected with COVID-19 that are over 18 years old and […]

CF Man Arrested for Livestock Neglect

A rural Cedar Falls man has been arrested after 800 pigs in his care died, according to the Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier. 38 year old Nolan Dewall has been charged with one count of livestock neglect. He was hired to raise 2,500 baby pigs until they reached around 280 pounds. The animals were delivered to […]

Drunk Man Stole Items in Clarksville

Clarksville Police were called to a business on Monday on a report of a man who was drunk and stealing items. Police were able to make contact with 57 year old T. Y. Burlingame of Clarksville after they found him stumbling on the sidewalk. He was found to be in possession of the stolen property […]