Data Center

Here's a collection of maps, apps, graphs and other projects from The Gazette/KCRG data team.


Nursing Home Turnover Rate

By: Max Freund
This is a map and table show nursing home facilities operating in Iowa. The circles of the map are shaded based on the average turnover rate experienced at a facility using data from 2010 - 2012. And you are able to explore a complete breakdown of the...
Posted: August 15, 2014

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Sex offenders under supervision in Iowa

By: Chris Essig
The number of sex offenders in Iowa who are receving treatment after serving their criminal sentence has increased dramatically in the last five years.
Posted: August 15, 2014

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Wind turbines in Iowa

By: Max Freund
This is a map of onshore industrial wind turbine locations in Iowa through July 2013. The locations cluster by proximity to each other depending on the zoom of the map.
Posted: July 17, 2014

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Iowa River Flooding Simulator

By: Max Freund
With the level of the Iowa River rising, check out our Iowa River Flood Simulator to see what portions of Iowa City and Coralville would be affected by rising waters.
Posted: July 3, 2014

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Flood gauge monitor

By: Chris Essig
With river levels rising throughout Eastern Iowa, check out KCRG's river gauge map for up to date information on current levels and projections from the National Weather Service.
Posted: June 30, 2014

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On the road with Terry Branstad

By: Chris Essig
Gov. Terry Branstad believes one of the secrets to his political success is visiting each of Iowa's 99 counties at least once a year. A review of the governor's public schedule since he was sworn in for a fifth term in 2011, shows he's kept that promise.
Posted: June 13, 2014

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