'Free Speech Rally' and 'Fight Supremacy' groups set to converge on Boston Co...
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:12 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Thousands of protesters are expected to gather on Boston Common as two opposing demonstrations converge. .. read more..

Police separate neo-Nazis, opponents at Berlin protest
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:11 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The far-right extremists were marching in honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of top Nazi Rudolf Hess. .. read more..

Trump to skip Kennedy Center arts awards
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:10 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The White House has announced that President Donald Trump and the first lady have decided not to participate in events honoring recipients of this year's Kennedy Center arts awards. .. read more..

Trump dumps Bannon, who returns to conservative website
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:10 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Trump pushes out strategist Steve Bannon, who returns to Breitbart News with goal of 'going to war' with Trump opponents. .. read more..

Spain, France press manhunt for ringleader in dual attacks
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:10 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The Philippines government says a child missing after a vehicle plowed into pedestrians in Barcelona is the 7-year-old son of a Filipino woman who had been living in Australia. .. read more..

Jake Owen brings a big dose of American country love (and pride) to Solheim show
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:04 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

U.S.A.! U.S.A.!                 .. read more..

Northwestern prof, Oxford staffer extradited to Chicago
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:02 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

An Oxford University employee accused of killing a 26-year-old hair stylist has been extradited to Chicago. .. read more..

Boston, cradle of liberty, braces for spirited protests
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:02 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Conservative activists and leftist counter-protesters are preparing for a rally on Boston Common that could draw thousands a week after a demonstration in Virginia turned deadly. .. read more..

Charlottesville exposes new threat for college campuses
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:02 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Colleges are bracing for more violence on campus after a deadly attack at a white nationalist rally in Virginia became the latest example of hatred migrating from the internet to the streets. .. read more..

Duke University removes statue of Confederate general
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:02 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Duke University has removed a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee days after it was vandalized. .. read more..

Kevin Spencer, former NFL special teams guru, comes to aid Iowa Hawkeyes
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:01 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Special teams veteran was 'semi-retired,' but now is newest member of Kirk Ferentz's staff                 .. read more..

Suspect arrested in killing, wounding of Fla. officers
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:01 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Florida authorities say two Kissimmee police officers have been shot. .. read more..

7 stabbed in Siberian attack; Russia skeptical of IS claim
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:01 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Russian officials say eight people were stabbed by a knife-wielding man on a central street in the Siberian a city of Surgut before police shot and killed the assailant. .. read more..

The Latest: 54 people still hospitalized after Spain attacks
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:01 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Representatives from the Spanish and Catalan government are meeting to determine the terrorist threat level for the country and its Catalan region. .. read more..

Police separate 500 neo-Nazis, opponents at Berlin protest
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 10:01 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Some 500 far-right extremists are staging a march in Berlin in honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of top Nazi Rudolf Hess. .. read more..

Car swallowed when parking lot collapses
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:58 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The surface gave way after five inches of rain near a Massachusetts beach. .. read more..

Solheim Cup live blog: United States begins Day 2 with lead
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:51 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

We are tracking all of the Day 2 action, starting with foursomes. Follow along …                 .. read more..

Quadriplegic man becomes father of triplets
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:43 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A Minnesota quadriplegic man is known for taking on life's challenges and now has a new one. .. read more..

VIDEO: Man with a Nazi flag outside his home is confronted by neighbor
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:39 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

One man in North Carolina got the attention of his neighbors when he put a Nazi flag on his house. .. read more..

Photos: Jake Owen performs at Solheim Cup
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:35 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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Photos: Day 1 of 515 Alive Music Festival
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:17 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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6 police officers shot, 1 fatally, in shootings across US
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:16 AM courtesy of Top Stories

A suspect in the killing of a Kissimmee, Fla., police officer was arrested; another officer is in "grave critical condition." .. read more..

Videocast: Rain Chances Ahead
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 09:08 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Could rain cover up the eclipse? .. read more..

Relationship troubles? Maybe you're drinking the wrong soda
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 08:51 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Researchers say differences in brand preference can cause a bigger divide than you'd think. .. read more..

Event marks only death during Lewis & Clark Expedition
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 08:39 AM courtesy of Radio Iowa

An event this weekend in Sioux City honors the man who was among the first to volunteer for The Corps of Discovery. “Sergeant Charles Floyd was the only casualty of the Lewis and Clark Expedition back in 1804 and he died here in the Sioux City area on August 20,” says Matt Anderson, c... .. read more..

Des Moines man dies in crash with construction equipment
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 08:35 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Ed McDaniel, 33, of Des Moines was driving when his car left the road, went into a parking lot and crashed into the parked equipment.                 .. read more..

Trump to sit out annual Kennedy Center Honors
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 08:26 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The president decided to not attend the ceremony so he wouldn't create a distraction. .. read more..

Duke University removes statue of Confederate general
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 08:04 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Days after it was vandalized, the university removed a limestone likeness of Gen. Robert E. Lee. .. read more..

Beetles blocking the way of oil opportunity worth billions
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 07:55 AM courtesy of Top Stories

An endangered insect is holding up an opportunity to bring in thousands of jobs and billions of dollars. .. read more..

Steve Bannon out as White House chief strategist
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 07:29 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The former head of Breitbart News and controversial figure helped President Trump win the 2016 election. .. read more..

Candidates file for 2017 North Iowa school board elections
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 07:00 AM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

A number of North Iowans have filed for seats on their local school boards. .. read more..

Icahn steps down as unofficial Trump adviser
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 06:25 AM courtesy of Top Stories

The billionaire investor said he is leaving to prevent "partisan bickering." .. read more..

Here are the key resignations, firings under Trump’s presidency
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 06:20 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Several positions in Washington have undergone turnover since President Donald Trump took office in January. Here are some of the key changes. .. read more..

How to take amazing photos of the eclipse - and win Instagram
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 05:33 AM courtesy of Top Stories

There's a few things you need to know before you start snapping away .. read more..

TRACKING: Fog Early Saturday then Bountiful Sunshine
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 05:02 AM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Fog early Saturday makes way for sunny skies .. read more..

North Iowa pig equipment dealer: CAFO foes over-reacting
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 05:00 AM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

LAKE MILLS | Tony Nelson knows a thing or two about environmental issues. .. read more..

Green liquid in Wright County traced to egg facility
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 04:43 AM courtesy of Radio Iowa

The Iowa DNR says a green liquid with an ammonia smell found in a drainage ditch in Wright County is linked to eggs. The DNR says the liquid was tracked to an egg laying facility about four miles south of Eagle Grove. Investigators found wastewater from Daybreak Foods Incorporated had been spread... .. read more..

Finland stabbings investigated as terrorist attack
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 04:26 AM courtesy of Top Stories

2 people were killed and 8 were wounded in the stabbing attack in the Finnish city of Turku .. read more..

Police name fugitive Barcelona attack suspect
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 03:18 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Spanish authorities are hunting for Younes Abouyaaqoub, a suspect in the deadly Barcelona terror attack who police say remains at large .. read more..

Make-A-Wish helps 5-year-old get service dog
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 02:58 AM courtesy of Top Stories

5-year-old Taylor Reed now has his very own service dog named Yoda! .. read more..

Babysitter forced 4-year-old boy to perform sex acts on her, police say
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 01:10 AM courtesy of Top Stories

Police in Texas have arrested an 18-year-old woman who is accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old boy .. read more..

Claims that Iowa Partnership for Clean Water 'brings Iowans together&apo...
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 01:00 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Claim that Iowa Partnership for Clean Water “brings Iowans together” rings hollow in the shadow attack ads targeting Des Moines Water Works                 .. read more..

Iowa teacher's story of lynching in South sticks with student for a life...
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 12:45 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

More than half a century later, it seems impossible to me that we could let the casual acceptance of racist violence reassert itself.                 .. read more..

Reader skeptical of Amerigroup's desire to help children with mental hea...
Posted Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 12:40 AM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

I'm skeptical of the op-ed by Dr. Mark Levy about transitioning troubled youth from safe, secure treatment centers back home in the name of 'help'                 .. read more..

Colin Kaepernick items to be included in Black Lives Matter collection at Smi...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 11:15 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest will be included in a Black Lives Matter collection at the National Museum of African American History.                 .. read more..

Your 2 Cents’ Worth for Saturday, August 19, 2017
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 11:05 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Submit brief remarks at DesMoinesRegister.com/2cents                 .. read more..

Driver jumps family SUV over rising drawbridge
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:56 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A New Jersey family drove across a drawbridge as it opened beneath them — going up, up, up and then jumping across a gap to return to the roadway.                 .. read more..

D-NH tops Independence 40-27 in season opener
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:51 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Dike-New Hartford passed the test, holding off Independence 40-27 to open their 2017 campaign. The game was the first for the Wolverines since the graduation of Iowa's all-time leading rusher Trent Johnson. .. read more..

Springville tops West Central 51-12 to open 8-man season
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:43 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Springville scored early and often as they rolled past West Central 51-12 to open their 2017 8-man campaign. Quarterback Henry Hoogland led the way with three first half touchdown runs. .. read more..

Solheim Cup Tees Off to Raucous Atmosphere, Team USA Leads
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:41 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

WEST DES MOINES – After 2 years of preparation the Solheim Cup finally teed off from Des Moines Golf and Country Club.  A raucous, wild crowd helped Team USA take a 5 1/2 to 2 1/2 lead over Team Europe after the first day. The Americans swept the afternoon matches for the first time in the ... .. read more..

Funeral Services to be Held for Lance Corporal Cody Haley
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:31 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

ELDORA, Iowa  —  Last weekend, hundreds of people lined roadways as they welcomed home Lance Corporal Cody Haley. The young Marine died after being hit by a tree while stationed in California. This weekend, people will gather once more to say farewell to Haley. Dozens of his Marine family c... .. read more..

Highlights: 2017 Solheim Cup fans and first day action
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:28 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The 2017 Solheim Cup began with fans and the Foursomes matches at the Des Moines Golf and Country Club in West Des Moines.                 .. read more..

U.S. makes a little Solheim Cup magic with afternoon sweep
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 09:58 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A picture-perfect script in the afternoon gives the United States a 3-point lead in the team golf event.                 .. read more..

Amana Colonies Listed as Area of White Supremacist Activity, Residents Disagree
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 09:50 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

AMANA, Iowa  —  A national organization says there are three hate groups active in the state of Iowa, but people in one of those communities say the town shouldn’t be on that list. “There is no hate group in the Amana Colonies,” said David Rettig of the Amana Convention an... .. read more..

This is how Ankeny is shaping their students with grit
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 09:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Orbis is designed to teach students real-world skills through internships at local businesses and self-directed projects.                 .. read more..

United States dominates Europe in Friday afternoon Solheim Cup matches
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 09:07 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

United States dominates Europe in Friday afternoon Solheim Cup matches                 .. read more..

Iowans agree: Older Iowans are not a priority
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 09:04 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The Iowans charged with protecting the health, safety and rights of residents in Iowa nursing homes can no longer go to these places.                 .. read more..

Ohio Teen Saved by Heart Transplant Passes Away on the First Day of School
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 09:03 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

GOSHEN, Ohio — As he prepared for his first day back to school — even posing for a photo on his front porch — there was no sign anything was wrong with 13-year-old Peyton West. But less than an hour later,  the 13-year-old passed away after being rushed to the hospital. WCPO rep... .. read more..

Father once convicted of daughter's murder goes free
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 09:01 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A local man once convicted in the death of his 18-month-old daughter, avoided more jail time, Friday, after serving just three and half years.  .. read more..

The Latest: US father consoled that Barcelona attack victim died happy
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 08:54 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Jared Tucker's family is still in disbelief that the one American victim of the attack was him. .. read more..

Photos: Shawn Johnson’s gold medal moment at 2008 Beijing Olympics
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 08:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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Neo-Nazi site's publisher says he's got no home on internet
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 08:25 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

A federal lawsuit accuses the publisher of a notorious neo-Nazi website of defaming a Muslim-American radio host by falsely labeling him the "mastermind" behind a deadly bombing at a concert in England. .. read more..

Iowa volleyball looking to continue 'transformational experience' i...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 07:57 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Being great takes lots of effort. Ask Iowa coach Bond Shymansky: "It’s a consistent, constant challenge for our whole group — and that includes me too."                 .. read more..

Evelyn K. Davis Center Celebrates Five Years in Metro
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 07:27 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  The Evelyn K. Davis Center for Working Families is celebrating five years in the metro. The center provides workforce services, direct placement assistance, support services, training, and access to education providers. On Friday, the center held a ceremony to discuss a... .. read more..

Solheim Cup: Lexi Thompson, the quiet U.S. superstar, still has plenty of roo...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 07:17 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The second-ranked player in the world and the United States' top talent is just 22 and still has plenty of room to polish her game.                 .. read more..

Lizette Salas shines on Solheim Cup's first day
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 07:01 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Lizette Salas was stout on the back nine early Friday and an absolute star in the afternoon.                 .. read more..

Des Moines attempted murder suspect will serve at least 42 years in prison
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 07:00 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A Des Moines man who was charged with attempted murder will serve at least 42 years in prison, following his sentencing on Friday.                 .. read more..

Adults Chase Down Alleged Child Predator at McHenry Park, Man Arrested
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 06:41 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  McHenry Park on the north side of Des Moines is a place for kids to splash around and parents to take a breather; but police say on Thursday night, a man came to the park with more sinister intentions. “It’s a frightening story and a pretty disgusting story,” said... .. read more..

Doctors warn of possible eye injuries during solar eclipse
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 06:21 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Doctors say the sun's rays are strong enough to burn parts of your eye, even within seconds of looking at it.  .. read more..

Solhiem Cup fans, visitors give Des Moines metro an impressive economic boost
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 06:19 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Solheim fans will pump $32 million into the local economy.                 .. read more..

Six-year-old promise puts Ashworth interchange plans on hold
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 06:18 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

West Des Moines agreed not to pursue any other interchanges over I-80 in 2011 as part of the Grand Prairie Parkway project.                 .. read more..

Iowa chiropractic board hasn't penalized former chairwoman for Medicaid ...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 06:10 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

The former head of the state licensing board for chiropractors has been suspended from the Medicaid program but the board has taken no action.                 .. read more..

New Hampshire Mom Turns Hearts Broken by Addiction Into Art
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 06:08 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

NEW HAMPSHIRE  —  A New Hampshire mother is living by the late Carrie Fisher’s words: “Take your broken heart, make it into art.” Artist Anne Marie Zanfagna’s work is of a special sentimental value to many in her community. Her nonprofit, “Angels of Addictions,... .. read more..

Iowa universities: Security measures in place to prevent incidents like Charl...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:51 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

After violence on the University of Virginia campus in Charlottesville, officials at Iowa schools say they're prepared to handle any type of protest.                 .. read more..

Police: Man charged with enticement after asking girls for sex at McHenry Park
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:47 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A Des Moines man is in Polk County Jail after he allegedly attempted to entice two girls at McHenry Park on Thursday.                 .. read more..

Nursing Students Hosting Camp to Teach Kids Good Hygiene Skills
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:40 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Summer is just about over for kids across the state, but this weekend a group of metro nurses is offering one final summer camp to teach a potentially lifesaving skill: proper handwashing. It may sound silly, but washing your hands is the first defense in stopping the c... .. read more..

Gerina and Martin Piller: A love story that started in a golf cart
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:33 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

Gerina Piller met her future husband when they were paired in a golf tournament.                 .. read more..

Boone Residents Upset Over High Water Bills
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:32 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

BOONE, Iowa  —  Boone residents are raining down complaints on the city about skyrocketing water bills. More than 30 residents say, in some cases, their water bills nearly doubled. “We’re not around a whole lot, so our water bill is pretty consistent all year round,” said Boone ... .. read more..

Friday'loo tonight in Lincoln Park
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:32 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

It's Friday night, August 18, and that means it's time for the latest Friday'loo in Waterloo's Lincoln Park.   .. read more..

Water bottles damage multiple cars in Marion area
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:25 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Multiple people have damaged cars after water bottles were allegedly thrown at them. .. read more..

Photos: Friday at the Iowa State Fair
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:19 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

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The key to disassociating from America's racist past
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:16 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

If you want to disassociate yourself from America’s racist past, disassociate yourself from the Democratic party.                 .. read more..

Iowa State Fair Husband Calling Champ Already Famous Beyond Iowa
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:13 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

DES MOINES, Iowa  —  A former husband calling champion at the Iowa State Fair has returned to defend her crown. Bonnie Swalwell Eilert found her ribbons won at the fair in past years led to national fame. Eihlert, of Newton, had won here many times, so when the TV show Little Big Shots: For... .. read more..

High Bacterial Counts at Two Lake Red Rock Beaches
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 05:12 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  Two beaches at Lake Red Rock may not be the best places to take a swim. Bacterial counts were high at White Breast Beach and North Overlook Beach. “Swimming Not Recommended” signs are now in place, and the Army Corps of Engineers will keep the signs posted until levels ... .. read more..

1 injured in rural Cerro Gordo County rollover
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:45 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

Cerro Gordo County Sheriff deputies responded Thursday night to a single-vehicle rollover at Apple Avenue and 170th Street. .. read more..

Cemetery preparing for annual History Walk
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:41 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

MASON CITY | The Elmwood-St. Joseph Cemetery continues planning for this year’s History Walk which will be held on Saturday, Sept. 30. .. read more..

Roller coaster lovers meet in Arnolds Park to ride The Legend
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:39 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

Around 125 members of the group American Coaster Enthusiasts (ACE) are meeting this weekend at Arnolds Park in northwest Iowa. Paul Plumb is marketing manager for Arnolds Park, home to “The Legend” roller coaster. “It’s a group that just loves coasters, from their name you... .. read more..

Driver’s Windshield Shattered After Being Hit by Water Bottle Thrown From Ano...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:37 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

MARION, Iowa  —  An eastern Iowa woman was shaken up after a water bottle smashed into her car window. “I immediately honked my horn because I thought, ‘what are these guys doing?’ I was honking my horn and that’s when it shattered on my windshield. Scared me to deat... .. read more..

Date for 'Shop With A Cop' in Dubuque to be announced
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:36 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

The money will help kids in Dubuque buy clothing and supplies for back to school.   .. read more..

Harbor Freight and Ashley Furniture coming to Mason City
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:30 PM courtesy of Search Results - North Iowa Media Group

MASON CITY | Harbor Freight Tools and Ashley Furniture are making façade and interior improvements to the former Kmart building at 2006 Fourth St. S.W. in preparation for their respective store openings. .. read more..

Seat belt traffic enforcement in Dubuque
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:18 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Law enforcement in Dubuque conducted a seat belt traffic enforcement project in downtown Dubuque.  .. read more..

PROGRAMMING NOTE: Preseason Green Bay Packer football schedule
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:15 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Football is back. Preseason football, that is.   .. read more..

Cedar Rapids Animal Care, Control hosting special adoption event for solar ec...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:08 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Cedar Rapids Animal Care and Control will be hosting a special adoption event called "Total Eclipse of the Heart" to commemorate the total solar eclipse Monday.  .. read more..

John Deere Stock Sees Significant Drop
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 04:00 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

UNITED STATES  —  Deere and Company’s stockholders aren’t happy with the latest sales report. Just moments after a second straight lower than expected sales quarter, the company stock dropped more than 7% at one point on Friday before being able to recover a bit. Bumper corn and... .. read more..

LifeServe Experiencing Emergency Blood Shortage
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 03:54 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

IOWA  —  LifeServe Blood Center is hoping Iowans can stop in to donate this weekend. The center is experiencing an emergency blood shortage. To help boost supplies, LifeServe centers in Urbandale and Des Moines are opening their doors on Sunday, when they are normally closed. Both locations... .. read more..

In a nation awash in hatred and despair, these Iowa faith leaders offer words...
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 03:49 PM courtesy of Des Moines - Home

A half dozen Iowa religious leaders offer messages of hope with Nazis marching and nuclear war threats looming                 .. read more..

First Iowa woman to summit Mount Everest to speak at fundraiser
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 03:46 PM courtesy of kwwl.com - NEWS

Jen Loeb of Jesup recently became the first woman from Iowa to reach the summit of Mount Everest in May of 2016.   .. read more..

State grants and tax breaks awarded by state officials today
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 03:39 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

A state board has handed out financial assistance and tax breaks to five companies — and state officials say those companies pledge 62 new jobs will be created. Cambrex, a pharmaceutical company based in New Jersey, plans to expand its production facility in Charles City, Iowa. It’s g... .. read more..

Goose Caught in Fishing Line Serves as Reminder to Fishers to Recycle Supplies
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 03:39 PM courtesy of WHOTV.com – Des Moines news & weather from WHO Television

WARNING: Some of the images in the following video may be considered graphic.  IOWA CITY, Iowa  —  Canada geese are a common sight in much of eastern Iowa, but some fishing gear is putting the birds in danger. In Iowa City, a goose was found badly injured with fishing line wrapped tightly a... .. read more..

Sioux City Reinvestment District qualified for $13.5 million in state grants
Posted Friday, August 18, 2017 at 03:27 PM courtesy of Radio Iowa

State officials have approved up to $13.5 million in assistance to projects in Sioux City. About $134 million worth of projects have been identified in the Sioux City Reinvestment District. The Iowa Economic Development Authority Board has approved the city’s application for some state fina... .. read more..

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