70-plus members of Congress accuse Trump's USDA of 'inappropriate&a...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 07:48 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

More than 70 members of Congress signed a letter of inquiry Wednesday seeking more information about the USDA’s involvement in the removal of a controversial policy welcoming LGBTQ students into 4-H.                 .. read more..

'If I could have fainted, I would have': Soldier surprises mother, daughter a...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 07:48 PM courtesy of Top Stories

"I got to hold my baby. She’s my only child, so I have to hold my baby." .. read more..

Company that employed Jayme Closs' parents donate $25,000 in reward money
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 07:44 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Jayme was kidnapped from her home in Barron, Wisconsin, on Oct. 15 and both of her parents were killed. She escaped 88 days later. .. read more..

Des Moines neighborhoods spend snow day digging out
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 07:40 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Des Moines residents were frustrated Wednesday night because some residential streets on the southeast side are still covered in snow. .. read more..

Fifth and final suspect accused in Sabrina Ray's death set to take plea ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 07:27 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The 22-year-old is facing three counts of first-degree kidnapping and one count of child endangerment causing death.                 .. read more..

'The Soupman' is on a mission to take care of the homeless
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 07:02 PM courtesy of Top Stories

"I love helping people. I’m gonna die doing it, and I'm not going anywhere soon." .. read more..

Rescuer describes harrowing scene after family's car plunges into icy St...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:48 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Newlon and his 8-year-old son were pronounced dead at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center. Two daughters, 5 and 9, are being treated for severe frostbite.                 .. read more..

Snow Causes Headaches for Metro Residents
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:44 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa —  Des Moines residents say after last Tuesday night’s snow storm they’re ready to move on from winter. “The first one is novelty and people forgot how to drive in it, and the second one is a little more like ‘oh it’s beautiful and now we get used to it... .. read more..

Marshalltown Police Again Urging Community to Help Find Missing Teen
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:40 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa  —  The Marshalltown Police Department urged the community again on Wednesday to stay alert for any signs of a missing teenager. 13-year-old Corey Brown was last seen walking home around 11:15pm on Tuesday in the area of Jackie Terrace.  Brown was wearing a red shirt, bla... .. read more..

The Register investigates, what towns will be on the RAGBRAI route in 2019?
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:34 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The Register's Brian Powers and Courtney Crowder interrogate RAGBRAI staffers to find out what towns will be on the ride in 2019. Could they get it out of them?                 .. read more..

'I am a survivor,' Ernst says as divorce details become public
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:34 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst answered questions from reporters about court documents relating to her divorce that were publicly reported this week.                 .. read more..

'Life-threatening' wind chills to overtake central Iowa following l...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:30 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

It will be dangerously cold in central Iowa as locals state looking toward the weekend.                 .. read more..

C. Vivian Stringer reminisces about Michelle Edwards, the 1987-88 Iowa women&...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:29 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Rutgers coach C. Vivian Stringer discusses the only women's player to have her jersey retired at Iowa. Megan Gustafson will likely be the second.                 .. read more..

Orphan bear cub recovering after being rescued
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:25 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The bear's caretaker says the 1-year-old is doing well .. read more..

Police: Missing teen last spotted during Tuesday snowstorm
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:20 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Authorities described Corey as being 5 feet tall and 98 pounds with brown hair. He was last seen wearing a black and lime coat, red shirt, black pants and gray tennis shoes. .. read more..

Jennie-O Turkey Store will donate $25,000 reward to Jayme Closs, citing teen&...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:16 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Hormel Foods will donate its portion of the $50,000 reward directly to the 13-year-old.                 .. read more..

Get ready for -40° wind chills in northern Iowa this week
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:16 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Thursday and Friday are going to be the coldest days so far this winter. .. read more..

In rare move, Des Moines schools cancel class two days in a row
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:14 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The closure affects about 32,000 students in the school district. .. read more..

Grocery store gives customers free groceries after cash registers crash
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:07 PM courtesy of Top Stories

A checkout nightmare turned into an unforgettable shopping experience for dozens of customers at one supermarket. .. read more..

Iowa man facing drug-trafficking case gets more drug charges while out on pre...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 06:05 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The Des Moines man has faced a number of charges in Polk County over the years.                 .. read more..

Pete Buttigieg plans Iowa trip after announcing presidential exploratory comm...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:53 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

"I think in some ways it may be a benefit that I’m not a household name — that we have a chance to introduce ourselves on our own terms," Buttigieg said.                 .. read more..

Reader asks why man arrested at Prairie Meadows with guns, ammo faces misdeme...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:51 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The 48-year-old wind-turbine worker from Austin, Texas, unholstered his weapon inside the casino's hotel and tried to gain access to the rooftop.                 .. read more..

Bad loss at Michigan State taught Hawkeyes four painful lessons they'll ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:46 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

No. 21 Hawkeyes must be up to task in transition, avoid scoring droughts, keep Joe Wieskamp away from defensive mismatches and 'play with an edge.'                 .. read more..

ARL rescues 7 animals abandoned outside without adequate food, water
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:41 PM courtesy of Top Stories

According to the ARL, three horses, one burro, one steer and two dogs were taken from a property near Albia. .. read more..

Cold Couldn’t Keep Dog Owners Inside
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:40 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa — Joan Crees was doing what she could on Wednesday Morning to keep the sidewalks near the Eastside Senior Center safe, and to stay warm. “I’m out here icing down the sidewalks after I snowblew them,” said Crees. “Just dressing with as many layers as ... .. read more..

Los Banditos Hot Dog Speakeasy will be open for one last weekend until summer
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:38 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The late-night restaurant-inside-a-restaurant will reopen this summer.                 .. read more..

Iowa House Republicans to end review of contested election; Democrat calls pr...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:31 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The decision greatly diminishes Democrat Kayla Koether’s chances of getting the Iowa Legislature to accept 29 rejected mail-in ballots.                 .. read more..

House District 55 Election Debate
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:27 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa House lawmakers on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, discuss an upcoming committee vote over a contested election race.                 .. read more..

Dangerous cold replaces snow in the forecast
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:27 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz has the latest forecast. .. read more..

Leistikow: Hawkeyes banking on raucous Carver crowd to upset Michigan State
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:26 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

With the university offering free admission to 1,000 students, the push to "Storm Carver" has filtered to Iowa players — who hope you'll show up.                 .. read more..

Police: At least 5 people murdered in Florida bank
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:25 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The incident happened inside a SunTrust Bank in Sebring, Florida. .. read more..

ISP: Driver ejected from car, trapped underneath it 'lucky' to survive
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:10 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Intestate 80 was closed Wednesday morning at Grand Prairie Parkway for a rollover crash. .. read more..

Speaker Pelosi Tells President Trump State of the Union Won’t Happen Until Go...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:06 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

WASHINGTON, DC  — President Donald Trump declared his annual State of the Union address “canceled” on Wednesday after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sent word she would bar him from delivering the speech in the House chamber while parts of the government remain shut down. The back-a... .. read more..

Peterson: What’s this about Marial Shayok’s very lofty 50-40-90 g...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:04 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Behind the scenes of Marial Shayok's Iowa State recruitment: Where he could go and where he couldn't.                 .. read more..

Virtual snow days requires kids to learn at home; here's how one rural I...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:02 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

How one rural Iowa school district keeps students learning at home, even even the weather prevent them from attending school.                 .. read more..

Klemme man charged with meth dealing
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:01 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

GARNER | A Klemme man who allegedly had methamphetamine, a revolver and a scale in his car when it was stopped in rural Garner faces felony charges. .. read more..

Frozen pipe at Mason City's empty Younkers leads to water leak
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 05:00 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

MASON CITY | Multiple Servpro vans showed up to former Younkers storefront in the Southbridge Mall on Tuesday night after a frozen pipe in the entryway split and leaked. .. read more..

Johnston teacher receives Patriot Award for supporting Iowa National Guard li...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:58 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Michael Barta received the award for supporting Lt. Peter Broome of the Iowa Air National Guard, the Dragons' sophomore baseball team head coach.                 .. read more..

Everyone benefits when ex-offenders are treated like whole people
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:55 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

If a returning citizen in Iowa is going to make his or her second chance work, that person should at least get to vote for the people whose decisions affect their daily lives.                 .. read more..

Democrats seek to repeal law making English Iowa’s official language
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:55 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

DES MOINES — A 17-year-old law making English the official language of the state of Iowa is outdated and “a terrible message” for immigrants, according to a sponsor of... .. read more..

J.D. Scholten launches nonprofit, leaves door open for 2020 run
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:53 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

"Finding ways to help Iowa is what I'm passionate about," Scholten told the Register. "I don't necessarily have to run for office to do that."                 .. read more..

North Liberty council undecided on how to fill upcoming vacancy
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:52 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

NORTH LIBERTY — Council members have yet to decide how to fill a soon-to-be-vacant seat. During the regular meeting Tuesday night, North Liberty City Council members discussed if it should... .. read more..

Iowa forward Tyler Cook on his team's improved play and the need for stu...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:44 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa forward Tyler Cook says Hawkeyes are in a better place the second time meeting Michigan State. And, yes, he is willing to give students a ride.                 .. read more..

Government shutdown: 3,100 Polk County families could lose federal rent assis...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:42 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

“You are talking about removing the largest resource we have for affordable housing in central Iowa,” said Eric Burmeister of the Polk County Housing Trust Fund.                 .. read more..

Sen. Joni Ernst overcome with emotion while discussing divorce in Boone
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:41 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Senator Joni Ernst stopped in Iowa Wednesday for a series of town halls around the state. .. read more..

These third-graders created a club that's all about making friends, spreading...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:40 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Treating their fellow students with respect and kindness is one of the most important lessons these third-graders have learned. .. read more..

Win a new John Deere Pressure Washer and 4 tickets to the Des Moines Home + G...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:30 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

How does it work? It’s easy, fill out all of the required information to enter. What can I win? One lucky winner will win a John Deere Pressure Washer PLUS 4 tickets to the Des Moines Home + Garden Show! The Des Moines Home + Garden Show is February 7-10 at the Iowa Events Center. Can I sti... .. read more..

One animal found dead, seven others rescued at rural Monroe County property, ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:27 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The ARL's mobile response team assisted Monroe County authorities in rescuing three horses, two dogs, one burro and one steer near Albia.                 .. read more..

Iowa coach Fran McCaffery details the challenge Michigan State poses
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:24 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa coach Fran McCaffery says what Michigan State does is not complicated. But it is difficult to stop. Hear more:                 .. read more..

Iowa basketball freshman Joe Wieskamp makes 89-year-old fan's day with h...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:24 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Wieskamp stopped by the University of Iowa Hospital room of 89-year-old Verna Satterthwaite recently after her granddaughter sent Wieskamp a message on Facebook asking if he could stop by.                 .. read more..

Trump wanted Yusef Salaam put to death for rape. But he was innocent.
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:14 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Yusef Salaam was wrongfully convicted at 15 for assaulting and raping the Central Park jogger. Trump wanted him dead. What if the state had listened?                 .. read more..

6 tips for frozen lake safety
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:12 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Safety tips when stepping on frozen lakes.                 .. read more..

'Euthanized' puppy finds new home in Iowa, helps shelter 'clea...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:06 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A dog that was injected with sedative and scheduled to die ended up living and is now happy at his forever home.                 .. read more..

Snow totals, blowing snow and refreeze up next
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:06 PM courtesy of Top Stories

The latest KCCI weather forecast. .. read more..

This metro pizza joint going back 67 years changes its name to honor one of i...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 04:03 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A decades-old Italian immigrant lineage in Des Moines continues with the recent renaming of a pizza joint with 67-year-old south side roots.                 .. read more..

‘Oh bless you, thank you’; Employees affected by shutdown receive free groceries
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:56 PM courtesy of Top Stories

Food drives are being held for federal workers affected by the government shutdown. .. read more..

Senator Grassley not sure votes are there to end federal shutdown
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:46 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says he doesn’t expect there’s enough support to reopen the federal government at Thursday night’s vote. Grassley a Republican was asked about the government shutdown during stop at an Charles City business. He says negotiations between House leaders and the President ... .. read more..

20 words you're probably misusing
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:40 PM courtesy of Top Stories

These are literally some of the trickiest words in the english language. .. read more..

Luka Garza embracing opportunity vs. Michigan State
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:36 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa center Luka Garza went 1-for-10 from the floor the last time the Hawkeyes played Michigan State, but this is a different team now.                 .. read more..

Nicholas Baer: A good Carver-Hawkeye crowd 'makes a big difference'
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:26 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa forward Nicholas Baer has experienced beating then-No. 1 Michigan State in December 2015. The Hawkeyes welcome the Spartans on Thursday.                 .. read more..

Marial Shayok’s 50-40-90 goal for the season
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:26 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Maria Shayok has come crazy statistics after his first 19 games as a Cyclone                 .. read more..

Marial Shayok has exceeded Steve Prohm’s expectations
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:24 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Steve Prohm talks about the Marial Shayok recruiting process                 .. read more..

Iowa freshman Joe Wieskamp explains why he felt it important to visit an elde...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:10 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa forward Joe Wieskamp on visiting an elderly fan in the hospital: 'I just felt it was the right thing to do.'                 .. read more..

'I withdrew my name from consideration' Sen. Ernst withdrew from co...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:09 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Sen. Joni Ernst withdrew her name from consideration as Trump Vice Presidential pick                 .. read more..

One of downtown Des Moines' largest office buildings is under new manage...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:03 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The new property management company plans to make improvements to Capital Square over the next year.                 .. read more..

University of Iowa to argue student-org discrimination in federal court
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 03:01 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

IOWA CITY — More than a year after a faith-based student group sued the University of Iowa for stripping its campus affiliation based on controversial leadership requirements, the two sides... .. read more..

Seven Abandoned Animals Rescued from Property Near Albia
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 02:54 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

MONROE COUNTY, Iowa  —  The Animal Rescue League of Iowa is taking care of seven animals rescued from rural Monroe County after being found abandoned in the cold without food, water or shelter. Three horses, two dogs, a steer and a burro were rescued on Monday. The ARL says two of the horse... .. read more..

Tofu Chalupas? Kale Crunchwraps? Taco Bell’s reaching out to vegetarians
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 02:45 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Perhaps you made a New Year’s resolution to eat healthier in 2019. Taco Bell may be able to help. The only fast-food chain to have the blessing of the American Vegetarian Association, Taco... .. read more..

GOP-led panel to recommend keeping ballots in disputed Iowa House race sealed
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 02:31 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

The Republicans on a special committee reviewing the challenged outcome of a northeast Iowa legislative race say a batch of uncounted ballots should remain sealed. “We lack the legal authority to open those ballots and count them because those 29 ballots did not have an ‘intelligent b... .. read more..

State patrol responds to almost 100 crashes after winter storm blows across c...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 02:22 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Since Tuesday afternoon, Des Moines police have responded to more than two dozen crashes; state patrol has answered a couple hundred.                 .. read more..

Eastern Iowa Airport sets passenger record in 2018
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 02:20 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Eastern Iowa Airport has once again set a new annual passenger record. The airport saw more than 1.2 million enplaned passengers — people boarding a plane at Eastern... .. read more..

Here's why your Des Moines street might not be plowed yet
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 02:11 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

“It does take time to clean up a snow event.”                 .. read more..

Parts of Niagara Falls Have Frozen, Leaving Majestic Views
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 02:08 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

NIAGARA FALLS – It’s so cold, parts of Niagara Falls are frozen. The winter storm that has blanketed the Midwest in snow and turned the Northeast into a deep freezer has now brought the falls’ rushing waters to a halt in places. Visitors to Niagara Falls snapped pictures of the ... .. read more..

Pelosi: No State of the Union in the House Until Shutdown Ends
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:58 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi rebuffed President Donald Trump on Wednesday, saying she would not allow him to give the State of the Union in the House chamber while the government is shut down. Trump had insisted in a letter that he was planning on delivering his annual State of the Union address fr... .. read more..

Medicare overhaul would hurt Iowans, unless Sen. Chuck Grassley stops it
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:45 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Proposed price controls would make medicines cheaper for a little while but would ultimately hurt patients by discouraging medical research.                 .. read more..

Hearing Thursday for Ex-Clarke County Attorney Charged with OWI, Child Endang...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:39 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

OSCEOLA, Iowa — The former Clarke County Attorney will be arraigned Thursday on charges of operating while intoxicated and child endangerment. Michelle Rivera was arrested following the December 14th incident. Investigators say dispatch received a call about an erratic driver. The caller fo... .. read more..

WHO-HD forecast: Thursday will be cold, windy
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:34 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Weekend temps will feel like 20 to 30 degrees below zero, and snow is possible Friday through Monday.                 .. read more..

Find dozens of ideas for things to do, activities and events in Des Moines
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:32 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Browse the top events, activities and things to do in Des Moines and Central Iowa - including festivals, music, concerts, theater, arts, and drinks.                 .. read more..

Death penalty back on the Iowa legislative agenda
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:32 PM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

DES MOINES – Capital punishment would give the Iowa justice system another “tool” to use in prosecuting offenders who kidnap, rape and murder juveniles, according to proponents... .. read more..

Michael Cohen’s House Testimony Postponed, Citing ‘threats against his family’
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:27 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

President Donald Trump’s former lawyer Michael Cohen announced he is postponing his public congressional testimony that was scheduled for February 7, citing “ongoing threats against his family from President Trump” and his attorney. Democrats are considering whether to subpoena ... .. read more..

Trump Vows to Deliver State of the Union from House Chamber
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:16 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

President Donald Trump insisted in a letter Wednesday he would deliver his annual State of the Union address from the chamber of the US House next week as planned, essentially daring the top Democrat to formally disinvite him from delivering the yearly message. Trump’s letter, written with ... .. read more..

Woman, 18, is accused of fatal stabbing in Burlington
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 01:03 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Authorities said Kaylee Wilson and Mallery Doak had been arguing about a man. Doak was stabbed to death.                 .. read more..

Veterans Talk Legislative Priorities at Iowa State Capital
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:58 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa — Iowa veterans spoke to Gov. Kim Reynolds Wednesday about their priorities for the legislative session. It was part of the Iowa Commission of Veterans’ annual Veterans Day at the State Capitol. The event featured speeches from Iowa veterans and from elected officials... .. read more..

Scholten launches ‘Working Heroes Iowa” to boost EITC usage
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:38 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

J.D. Scholten, the Democrat who gave Republican Congressman Steve King a surprisingly close race in November, was at the statehouse this morning to launch a new campaign. “I would like to introduce our new non-profit WorkingHeroIowa.org,” Scholten said. The group’s aim is to inc... .. read more..

Snow fun: Photos of sledding in Iowa through the years
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:21 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Iowa kids for generations have made their own fun on winter days, sledding down local hills.                 .. read more..

Cerro Gordo County marriages, Jan. 1-Jan. 18
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:20 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

Jan. 1: Nora Jean Aguilera and Robert Loren Wondra .. read more..

Mitchell County Legislative Forums for 2019
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:00 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

ST. ANSGAR | The first of two Mitchell County legislative forums for 2019 will be held at 8:30 on Friday, Feb. 1 at St. Ansgar City Hall at 111 S. Mitchell Street, St. Ansgar. .. read more..

Scholten to Help Iowans Get Earned Income Tax Credit
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:57 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa — A former Democratic congressional candidate for Iowa’s Fourth District held a news conference Wednesday at the Statehouse to announce his new job. J.D. Scholten revealed that he is now the new state director for Working Hero Iowa. The non-profit group is part of a n... .. read more..

6 benefits of a Register digital subscription
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:38 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Be one of the first to learn about Des Moines and Iowa breaking news with alerts, flip through a digital replica of the Register, and more.                 .. read more..

Gallery: Snow and ice cover Iowa City
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:19 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

Blue skies are making an appearance in Iowa City, after a night of consistent snowfall. .. read more..

Cerro Gordo County Sheriff log, Jan. 22
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:19 AM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

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Iowa City leaders to spend thousands replacing benches after complaints
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:17 AM courtesy of Radio Iowa

The city council in Iowa City has agreed to spend $10,000 to replace 14 benches in the Ped Mall. The action follows nearly two months of push back from people who’ve complained that the newly installed benches are “hostile” toward the homeless because they have center armrests &... .. read more..

Mason City Police calls, Jan. 22
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:13 AM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

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Eddie’s Rod and Custom grows from lifelong interest
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:09 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR RAPIDS — The low building on a nondescript commercial cul-de-sac in northeast Cedar Rapids is easy to overlook. It’s the art created inside that’s drawing notice... .. read more..

Bitter cold on the way after snowfall
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 11:04 AM courtesy of Radio Iowa

Forecasters say the heavy snow that fell on Iowa in the past 24 hours was only half the story. Bitter cold will be the second part and it will arrive tomorrow. Meteorologist Brooke Hagenhoff, at the National Weather Service office in Johnston, says the town of Earlham , just west of Des Moines, r... .. read more..

Snow Ends, Strong Winds and Arctic Air Ahead
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:43 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

Heavy snow fell across the metro Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. The DOT has been working hard to keep the roads drivable, but many secondary roads are still covered in snow. Thankfully, drier weather is headed our way throughout the afternoon. The sun will peek through the clouds and the wi... .. read more..

‘I am a survivor:’ Emotional Sen. Ernst talks about divorce dur...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:15 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

CEDAR FALLS — During a town hall meeting Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst spoke through tears while fielding questions about recent public reports of her divorce. Ernst, 48, took questions... .. read more..

Bohemian Rhapsody Director Bryan Singer faces new sexual assault allegations ...
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:13 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

As one of Hollywood’s most bankable and versatile filmmakers, Bryan Singer has taken on superheroes, film noir, World War II and ‘70s rock ‘n’ roll. But now the... .. read more..

Nurse Charged with Sexually Assaulting Woman in Vegetative State Who Gave Birth
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:13 AM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

PHOENIX — A 36-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman in a vegetative state who then gave birth last month at a Phoenix health care facility, Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams said Wednesday. Nathan Sutherland, a licensed practical nurse who was caring f... .. read more..

Drinking water advisory issued for some North Liberty residents
Posted Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 10:11 AM courtesy of Breaking News from GazetteOnline

The city of North Liberty has issued a boil order for residents near West Cherry Court, the south side of Cherry Street between Ranshaw Way and Stewart Street, and along Circle Drive. According to a... .. read more..

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