Latest Waterloo, Iowa Stories

2013-04-17 23:00:43

Waterloo is noted as one of the most diverse cities in Iowa and is also one of its most historic.

2010-06-09 11:00:00

MOLINE, Ill., June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Deere & Company announced today that it will invest approximately $100 million to modernize the John Deere Foundry in Waterloo, IA with a continued focus on meeting customer requirements and improving business performance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20030326/JOHNDEERELOGO) Deere said the modernization work will take place over the next 4 to 5 years and will allow the company to leverage more advanced casting designs and...

2008-08-04 15:00:28

By Emily Christensen, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa Aug. 4--CEDAR FALLS -- A vegetative island in the middle of the Hartman Reserve Nature Center parking lot is getting a makeover that will improve the look of the land and protect the forest surrounding it.

2008-07-31 15:01:02

By Josh Nelson, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa Jul. 31--INDEPENDENCE -- The Buchanan County Health Center is about to go through its largest growth spurt since its inception.

2008-07-28 15:00:35

By Emily Christensen, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa Jul. 28--CEDAR FALLS -- Iowans interested in improving George Wyth Lake can attend a meeting Tuesday to discuss and review a recent water quality study and suggestions for improving the lake.

2008-07-11 15:00:25

By Karen Heinselman, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa Jul. 11--TRIPOLI -- Squeals emerge from a cluster of bushes and trees. About a half-dozen adolescent girls swat at mosquitoes and snack on raspberries as they poke through underbrush at Cedar Bend Park.

2008-07-06 18:00:20

By Melody Parker, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa Jul. 6--WATERLOO -- In fairy tales, everyone is supposed to live "happily ever after." The shoe fits and Cinderella gets her Prince Charming. Jack climbs the beanstalk and returns safely to earth.

2008-06-21 15:00:14

By Amie Steffen, Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier, Iowa Jun. 21--WATERLOO -- Whether it is cleaning up or just curiosity, people flock to floodwaters. But working, playing, wading or swimming in floodwaters is potentially harmful, according to health officials.