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.
Linn County Sheriff’s Deputies, Linn County Sheriff’s Rescue 57, Area Ambulance Service, and Marion Fire Department responded to a crash involving two vehicles on North Marion Road and County Home Road at around 5:09 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
The Linn County Public Health Department is aiming to lower barriers for people to get tested for sexually transmitted infections. They partnered with the Iowa Department of Public Health and Lets Get Checked to offer STI testing you can do in your own home.
Thursday, a group of nearly 50 students walked out of City High and Southeast Junior High School, marching the almost 2 miles to the Pentacrest at the University of Iowa where several spoke out against gun laws in the state.