KWAY AM/FM News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-07-31T08:24:39Z Bicyclist Hit and Killed <a href=";id=184063" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Authorities say a woman was killed in northern Iowa after she was hit by a car while riding a bicycle along a rural highway. The Iowa State Patrol says Grace Harken, of Riceville, was riding the bike Wednesday morning on Highway 218 in Mitchell Coun... KWAY News 2015-07-31T05:00:00Z New Chief of Staff <a href=";id=184062" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Governor Terry Branstad has appointed a new chief of staff. 32-year-old Michael Bousselot, current legal counsel for the governor's office, will begin his new role on August 8th. &nbsp; The announcement Thursday comes one day after current chief o... KWAY News 2015-07-31T05:00:00Z Major Roadway in Waverly Closing <a href=";id=184060" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; The City of Waverly will be closing a section of 4th Street SW soon. The week of August 3rd, the City's hired contractor for the Dry Run Creek Reconstruction project will begin the demolition and reconstruction of the culvert at 2nd Avenue S... KWAY News 2015-07-31T05:00:00Z Patrols in Parks Increased <a href=";id=183937" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Waterloo authorities are increasing their presence at recreational trails in the area after a woman said she was sexually assaulted while jogging at a state park. The Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office says more law enforcement officers would be on ... KWAY News 2015-07-30T05:00:00Z Janesville Clinic Groundbreaking <a href=";id=183936" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Lockard Development and the Waverly Health Center have agreed on terms for a 3,410-square foot medical clinic to be built on&nbsp;1.5 acres of land located at 202 Wildcat Way in Janesville. The Waverly Health Center's Head of Community Relations, He... KWAY News 2015-07-30T05:00:00Z State of Disaster Extended <a href=";id=183822" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Governor Terry Branstad has extended a state of disaster emergency through August 30th in response to the bird flu outbreak in the state. The virus has infected more than 31.5million birds in Iowa, mostly egg-laying chickens, making the state the h... KWAY News 2015-07-29T05:00:00Z Reported Assault Closes George Wyth <a href=";id=183821" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A report of an assault led Waterloo police to close George Wyth State Park Tuesday afternoon. Officers responded around 3:00 p.m. According to authorities, the victim was found unconscious in a wooded area near one of the trails by the campground ... KWAY News 2015-07-29T05:00:00Z Cat Torturer Given Probation <a href=";id=183684" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An eastern Iowa man accused of torturing his roommate's cat last year has been given probation. 21-year old Leo Nopoulos, of West Liberty, was sentenced to two years of probation under supervision on charges of animal torture and animal abuse. He a... KWAY News 2015-07-28T05:00:00Z Fatal Accident <a href=";id=183683" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two men from Muscatine have been killed in an accident along Interstate 80 in eastern Iowa's Cedar County. The accident occurred around 4:30 Sunday morning. The Iowa State Patrol says a semitrailer was legally parked on the south shoulder of the ea... KWAY News 2015-07-28T05:00:00Z Green Bridge Discussion <a href=";id=183575" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Listen to our interview with Waverly Cilty Council Member Tim Kangas.&nbsp; We talk about the report on Waverly's Green Bridge. [audio:7271575023-TimKangas.mp3]Tim Kangas[/audio] The Breakfast Club 2015-07-27T05:00:00Z Tripoli Teen Recovering After Crash <a href=";id=183309" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Tripoli teenage that was involved in a major accident&nbsp; earlier this week is recovering. &nbsp; 17-year old Grace Haley of Tripoli was involved in an accident at the intersection of Highway-63 and C-33 Tuesday.&nbsp; Haley was extricated from... KWAY News 2015-07-24T05:00:00Z Chuck Infelt Re-Electin Bid Interview <a href=";id=183171" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Listen to our interview with Waverly Mayor Chuck Infelt about his announcement that he is running for re-election. [audio:7231552620-MayorChuckReelection.mp3]Chuck Infelt[/audio] Matt Ray 2015-07-23T05:00:00Z