Law enforcement across Linn County are growing out their facial hair to give back in several ways, including honoring two of their own who died of cancer this year. A 2023 No Shave calendar featuring members of law enforcement from Cedar Rapids, Marion, Hiawatha and the Linn County Sheriff’s Office is for sale.
It was part of their fall fundraiser called the Charger Challenge. The initial goal was to raise $15,000, but Kettmann soon found out how eager his students were to see him in this temporary jail cell.
Iowa will no longer be the first nominating contest in the race for U.S. President, at least on the Democratic side. TV9 spoke to a random sample of Iowans Saturday afternoon to learn what they thought of the change.