Phil Reed, KCRG

Phil Reed


Cedar Rapids, IA, United States

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Recent articles by Phil:

Linn County Attorney discusses arrest of Cedar Rapids murder suspect

Kazius Jarekaiser Childress faces charges of first degree murder → Read More

Mother’s Day Showcase returns at Noelridge Greenhouse

People got to see more than 60,000 plants. → Read More

9 Who Care: Cedar Rapids man turns a prank into an opportunity to help others

A prank turned Scott Hamsik into a philanthropist. → Read More

Home Instead Senior Care looking to hire more caregivers

They are looking to hire 75 caregivers across Iowa City, Waterloo, and Cedar Rapids → Read More

Off-duty Marion Firefighter credited for quick thinking during house fire in his neighborhood

Jayson Wagner was letting his dog out, when he heard smoke alarms going off. → Read More

Local tattoo artist asking people to stay home if they are sick

Troy McDaniel says a client got some of his workers sick → Read More

West Union city leaders excited to be a RAGBRAI overnight stop

Leaders in West Union are excited about being a RAGBRAI overnight stop, the city’s first time in more than 17 years. → Read More

Evaluation finds Cedar Rapids teen accused of killing parents competent to stand trial

The trial is set to begin Feb. 8. → Read More

UIHC CEO asking Iowans to return to stricter Covid-19 mitigations for next 4-6 weeks

This comes amid a surge in cases of the Omicron variant → Read More

UNI Professor placed on leave over mask mandate says he will teach online classes this upcoming semester

Dr. Steve O'Kane says he is not backing down from his mask mandate → Read More

New Youth Mobile Crisis Coordinator to help students in Iowa City area battling mental health issues

Parth Patel started the position in January. → Read More

Iowa restaurants feeling the effects of inflation

Some local restaurants have raised their prices because of it → Read More

Mayor Tiffany O’Donnell discusses future of Cedar Rapids as new mayor

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) -Cedar Rapids Mayor Tiffany O’Donnell gets sworn in Monday. She promised voters greater leadership on derecho response and pandemic recovery. She defeated Amara Andrews in a runoff election on November 30th, 68%-32%. Both finished ahead of incumbent Brad Hart in the in the November 2nd election. O’Donnell stopped by KCRG-TV9 to talk about some of the first things she… → Read More

Eastern Iowans upset over lack of ride sharing options

People say it's hard to get an Uber or Lyft. → Read More

Venues balancing New Year’s Eve parties and surge in Covid-19 cases

Places across Eastern Iowa still holding New Year's Eve plans → Read More

Proposed Iowa law will ban use of handheld devices while driving

A push to ban use of handheld devices while driving expected to be introduced again in the Iowa Legislature → Read More

Bicyclist killed in rural Linn County identified

He has been identified as a 76-year-old from Walford. → Read More

Bicyclist killed in rural Linn County identified

He has been identified as a 76-year-old from Walford. → Read More

Alleged racist comments during Wahlert-Waterloo East basketball game has some concerned

Audio is hard to hear, but parents claim Wahlert student made a racist comment. → Read More

Some school districts getting rid of masks mandates when returning from Winter break

Linn-Mar, and College Community School Districts dropping their masks mandates → Read More