We Create Here is a team within the Gazette Company consisting of community builders, narrators and producers with a commitment to serve as the leading source in developing accessible narratives and authentic conversations throughout Iowa’s Creative Corridor. In igniting this journey, the team has declared the intent of exploring issues within the topics of regional economy, diversity and new ventures in effort to connect the various pieces of each topic to the larger puzzle.
We are an independent, employee-owned newspaper delivering the relevant news of the day to communities in Eastern Iowa – and have been for 130 years. We care deeply about our community and its well-being. To that end we engage with our readers to better understand the myriad stories here, and connect our communities to the information and issues that matter most to them. The Gazette print edition is available each morning or digitally at www.mygreengazette.com.
KCRG-TV9 is the locally owned and operated ABC affiliate in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. KCRG-TV9 signed on the air 60 years ago on October 15, 1953 and serves 21 counties in Eastern Iowa with more than 342,000 television households. While the main studio is located in downtown Cedar Rapids, KCRG-TV9 also staffs news bureaus in Iowa City and Dubuque.
KCRG-TV9 produces 31 hours of local news from its NEW automated HD studio each week.
KCRG Autos is one of our newest sites which connects local auto buyers and sellers together. KCRG Autos offers free posting for consumers to sell their automobile and also currently showcases 15,000 cars, trucks, SUVs, and vans from over 50 dealerships located in Eastern Iowa. Our intense focus on the local shopper and local dealer provides high quality connections in the car buying process, both for the seller and the buyer.
What started as a joint effort between the Gazette and the local chamber of commerce in 1998 as an online job board has since morphed into the leading local employment site in Eastern Iowa. Every year thousands of highly curated jobs across all industries are posted to CorridorCareers.com aiming to serve the hundreds of thousands of annual visitors to the site. CorridorCareers.com serves both the local job seeker and those outside the area looking to return to Cedar Rapids/Iowa City corridor.
Here’s the Deal is a product that launched in 2010 and quickly gained market awareness because of resonance with consumers. Here’s the Deal’s mission is simple: connect local consumers to local business by offering a discount or trial price. With the joint reach of Here’s the Deal and KCRG and The Gazette, Here’s the Deal connects local businesses with customers, building awareness and also driving “door swings” and new customer acquisition.
Hoopla The Gazette print edition is available each morning or digitally at www.mygreengazette.com. News and updates throughout the day can be found at www.thegazette.com or using our Gazette mobile app. Hoopla is an entertainment brand highlighting things to do in Iowa’s Creative Corridor, including arts and cultural events, recreation, live music, dining, nightlife and more. Eastern Iowa is exploding with things to do.