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    Channel 13 News Now #1 in Morning AND 6 PM

    Today in Iowa and Channel 13 News at 6 undisputed #1 Channel 13 News at 5 statistically tied for #1 WHO-HD airs 15 hours of top-rated newscasts each week compared to just 8 for KCCI DES MOINES, IA – The May television ratings have just been released and WHO-HD is now the undisputed #1 newscast in the morning and 6:00 PM.  Today in Iowa continues as the undisputed #1 morning news leader by nearly five share points. Channel 13 News […]

  • Jimmy Fallon’s Des Moines Shout Out

    Each night at 10, Jimmy Fallon is giving Des Moines its own little shout out!  Check one out!

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    WHO-HD’S Incredible Ratings Growth Achieves New Highs

    Today in Iowa undisputed #1 in morning news Channel 13 News UP double digits in EVERY weekday newscast Channel 13 News at 5 hits 16 year high; Channel 13 News at 6 within 1.8 shares of #1 The February television ratings have just been released and WHO-HD continues its upward ratings momentum with double-digit growth in EVERY weekday newscast.  Today in Iowa continues as the undisputed #1 morning news leader. Channel 13 News is now within a miniscule 0.7 shares […]

  • HARLEM SHAKE: Dan Gives It A Try

    It seems the Harlem Shake is everywhere…even the Channel 13 News set.  Check it out!

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  • FINAL FAREWELL: The final moments of his final newscast

    Friday’s 10pm newscast was John Bachman’s final newscast. Here are the final moments.

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    WHO-HD Veteran Anchor John Bachman’s Final Newscast Set For Friday

    25 year career at Channel 13 News culminates Friday night at 10 PM Bachman to host final “The Insiders” program Sunday morning Station commemorating Bachman’s 40 year broadcasting career all week long Long-time WHO-HD news man John Bachman will anchor his final newscast this Friday night, November 9, on Channel 13 News at 10.  The station is commemorating the occasion all week long with special features and some surprises in and out of its evening newscasts.  In addition, Bachman will […]

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    WHO-HD Earns 3 Emmy Awards For Journalism Excellence

    Station wins the most Emmys in Iowa Channel 13 News earns coveted Best Newscast and Sportscast Awards 2012 WHO-HD awards total at 60 WHO-HD was the big Iowa winner at Saturday night’s Emmy awards gala in Minneapolis.  Bringing home 3 statues including accolades for Best Evening Newscast and Best Sportscast. The awards were presented by The Upper Midwest Chapter of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences at the historic State Theater in downtown Minneapolis. “I could not be more […]

  • FALL COLORS: Upside To The Drought

    Fall started last week. And the leaves are trying to catch up.  In between the green you can find a few trees that are already showing oranges and yellows.  The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says the drought and heat caused some trees to lose their leaves early.  But now with cooler temperatures, the D-N-R says the Fall colors could last through October.

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    WHO-HD earns most Emmy nominations of any television station in Iowa Nominations include Best Evening Newscast, Sportscast, Business and Political Reporting Nominations earned by Erin Kiernan, Dan Winters, Keith Murphy, Sonya Heitshusen, Andy Fales and more The Upper Midwest Chapter of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has awarded WHO-HD with 18 Emmy nominations, the most of any television station in the state.  Nominations range from Best Newscast and Best Sportscast to business and political reporting to Best Anchors. […]

  • US Cellular World Food Festival Interview

    Here is the US Cellular World Food Festival segment from Today in Iowa on Friday morning 9/21/12 at about 6:38AM featuring the US Cellular representative.

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    FIRE WARNING: Red Flag Warning For Northern Iowa

    The National Weather Service in Des Moines has issued a Red Flag Warning until 8 PM this evening for extreme fire conditions across northern Iowa.  A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions are forecast. A combination of strong winds, low relative humidity and warm temperatures will create explosive fire growth potential. Counties included are:  Butler, Hardin, Greene, Boone, Story, Emmet, Kossuth, Winnebago, Worth, Palo Alto, Hancock, Cerro Gordo, Pocahontas, Humboldt, Wright, Franklin, Sac, Calhoun, Webster, Hamilton, Crawford, […]