Sam Hoyle

I'm a Multimedia Producer for WHO-TV. I’m the resident British chap with a dodgy accent. I post stories on our website and keep our social media profiles updated. Get in contact if you have a story for our community pages.

I went to university in Edinburgh, Scotland and London, England. I joined WHO in November, 2012 after a year teaching in South Korea, Jindo Style!

Recent Articles

  • FREE PIZZA: Des Moines Man Features on ‘Ellen’

    Posted on: 5:49 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    A Des Moines man was featured on Ellen on Thursday for his efforts to better Iowa. Derrick Walton is the...
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  • BURNT CAR: Convicted DM Developer Found Dead

    Posted on: 3:28 pm, March 31, 2014, by , updated on: 03:41pm, March 31, 2014

    The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating the death of former Des Moines developer Bob Knapp. Knapp’s body was...
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  • PHOTO GALLERY: Norwalk Home Goes Up In Flames

    Posted on: 7:48 pm, March 30, 2014, by , updated on: 07:49pm, March 30, 2014

    A Norwalk home is a total loss after a fire consumed it on Sunday...
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  • LATE RALLY: Cyclones’ Fine Season Comes To An End

    Posted on: 8:37 pm, March 28, 2014, by , updated on: 07:57am, March 31, 2014

    The pride of Yonkers kept Iowa State from being blown out but despite Dustin Hogue’s 34 points, the Cyclones lost...
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  • BOY HURT: NFL Player Offering Razor Blade Culprit Reward

    Posted on: 6:55 pm, March 26, 2014, by

    An NFL football player is offering a reward to catch the person who glued a dozen razor blades to playground...
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    Nicole LeAnn WQAD
  • SENATE ENDORSEMENT: Sarah Palin Backs Joni Ernst

    Posted on: 6:23 pm, March 26, 2014, by

    A Joni Ernst campaign ad has been gaining national attention, from politicians to comedians. Now it has helped land her...
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  • CASTRATING HOGS: Jimmy Fallon Mocks Joni Ernst Ad

    Posted on: 8:44 pm, March 25, 2014, by , updated on: 08:45pm, March 25, 2014

    A commercial by an Iowan Senate hopeful is gaining national attention. On Tuesday’s “The Tonight Show” Jimmy Fallon plays the...
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  • EMOTIONAL END: Watch Creighton’s Coach Console Players

    Posted on: 4:03 pm, March 25, 2014, by

    We sometimes get an insight into the victorious team’s locker-room post-game during the NCAA tournament. The latest was the Cyclones’...
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  • HEDLUND LAWSUIT: Fired DCI Agent Wants Job Back

    Posted on: 3:48 pm, March 25, 2014, by , updated on: 03:49pm, March 25, 2014

    A fired agent with the Division of Criminal Investigation is willing to settle his lawsuit against the state as long...
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  • TODDLER INJURED: Razor Blades Found On Playground Equipment

    Posted on: 5:05 pm, March 24, 2014, by , updated on: 06:06pm, March 24, 2014

    A toddler was injured in the Quad Cities after razor blades were glued to playground equipment. WQAD reports a two-year-old...
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    Nicole LeAnn WQAD
  • IWD CLAIMS: Allegations Are ‘Political Attacks’

    Posted on: 4:22 pm, March 24, 2014, by , updated on: 04:24pm, March 24, 2014

    Governor Branstad spoke about the accusations against director of Iowa Workforce Development, Teresa Wahlert. Lawmakers accused Wahlert for influencing administrative...
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  • DYING WISH: Zookeeper Says Final Goodbye To His Animals

    Posted on: 11:11 am, March 21, 2014, by , updated on: 02:57pm, March 21, 2014

    A terminally ill zookeeper had an emotional farewell with the giraffes he had been taking care of. In a touching...
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