KWAY AM/FM News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-07-05T07:57:58Z Chamber Chat Interview <a href=";id=180853" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Listen to our interview with Travis Tolliver and Tiffany Schrage. [audio:7021585815-ChamberChat.MP3]Chamber Chat[/audio] The Breakfast Club 2015-07-02T05:00:00Z Murder Suspect Arrested in Charles City <a href=";id=180806" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A man suspected in a Chicago slaying has been arrested in northeaster Iowa. Charles City police say officers and federal agents arrested Phil Jones of Chicago without incident on Tuesday morning. Floyd County Jail records say he remained in custo... KWAY News 2015-07-02T05:00:00Z Help For Laid Off Deere Workers <a href=";id=180805" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>More than $3-million has been awarded to Iowa Workforce Development to help workers laid off from John Deere facilities in Waterloo and Ankeny. The National Emergency Grant is expected to help about half of the 1,312 workers laid off. The money will... KWAY News 2015-07-02T05:00:00Z Dog Park Update <a href=";id=180804" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Waverly Dog Park Group continues to work on adding features to the park in hopes of being open around late August to early September. Waverly Leisure Services, Tab Ray, talks about some of the features the group is currently working on. [audio... KWAY News 2015-07-02T05:00:00Z Dave Litterer Interview <a href=";id=180712" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Listen to our interview with W-SR A.D. Dave Litterer. [audio:7011575000-DLit.mp3]Dave Litterer[/audio] The Breakfast Club 2015-07-01T05:00:00Z C.F. Bond Rejected <a href=";id=180675" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Cedar Falls voters did not pass a $35 million school bond Tuesday. Public Measure-A needed 60 percent to pass, but received just over 57%, with 4,527 voting in favor of the measure and 3,367 voting against it. The new general obligation bonds would... KWAY News 2015-07-01T05:00:00Z 12 Votes Shy of Passing Denver Bond <a href=";id=180674" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A $7.3-million bond issue referendum for the Denver School system fell just short. Public Measure B, a general obligation bond for Denver Community Schools, needed 60 percent of yes votes to pass. It garnered, unofficially, 59.1%, meaning the mea... KWAY News 2015-07-01T05:00:00Z Oran Burglary <a href=";id=180601" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Fairbank man has been arrested in connection with a burglary in Oran. On Sunday morning about 10:35 the Fayette County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office took a report of a suspicious person on Main Street in Oran. 23-year-old Seth A. Annis was arrested for... KWAY News 2015-06-30T05:00:00Z Musical Theatre Class Interview <a href=";id=180570" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Listen to our interview with Allison Rasmussen and Hadleigh Wolff about the new musical theatre class offered by the Waverly Area Creativity Coop. [audio:6301584318-HadleyWolffandAllisonRasmussen.mp3]Allison and Hadleigh[/audio] The Breakfast Club 2015-06-30T05:00:00Z Disaster Declaration Extended <a href=";id=180532" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Governor Terry Branstad has extended a state of disaster emergency through July 31st in response to the bird flu outbreak in the state. &nbsp; The declaration was the second extension of the original disaster proclamation. It otherwise would have ... KWAY News 2015-06-30T05:00:00Z Rail Trail Closing <a href=";id=180475" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Waverly Rail Trail will be closed from 30th Street in Waverly to Killdeer Ave. on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 1&nbsp;for maintenance. The work will happen between 7:00 am and 4:00 pm on these days. There will be Trail Closed Signs posted at all... KWAY News 2015-06-29T05:00:00Z Car Crashes Into House <a href=";id=180378" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Waterloo police and firefighters responded to a report of a S-U-V which crashed into a house early Monday&nbsp;morning. The call came in around 12:30 a.m. The S-U-V crashed into a house in the 5500 block of Summerland Drive in Waterloo. Police say... KWAY News 2015-06-29T05:00:00Z Shay Doyle Interview <a href=";id=179768" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Listen to our interview with 10-year-old Shay Doyle from Waverly who we affectionately call Trump Kid. [audio:6231584944-ShayDoyleTrumpKid.mp3]Shay Doyle[/audio] The Breakfast Club 2015-06-23T05:00:00Z Few Arrests Made During Festival <a href=";id=179668" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Waverly hosted the Gentlemen of the Road Stopover last weekend.&nbsp; The Waverly Police Department says there were very few arrests consider the large crowd that they estimated to reached between 15,000 and 18,000 people at its peak Saturday night.&... KWAY News 2015-06-22T05:00:00Z Ben Lovett Interview <a href=";id=179617" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Listen to Mark Simpson's interview with Ben Lovett from the Grammy-Winning Band Mumford and Sons. [audio:6221582628-BenLovett.MP3]Ben Lovett[/audio] Mark Simpson 2015-06-22T05:00:00Z