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Stuart is the Director of Internet Operations at WHO-HD. He’s worked in this role since 1995 and was a part of WHO-HDs on-line efforts since the beginning of the project. Long time viewers would recognize Stuart from his Today in Iowa Sunday appearances on Computer Corner!

Before taking the reigns of WHOtv.com, Stuart was a news photographer here at WHO. He began with the station in the summer of 1983 and worked as a news photographer until 1995 when he became webmaster.

Away from the station, Stuart is an instrument rated commercial pilot and loves to spend his free time flying over central Iowa.


Recent Articles
  • Livewell Minute: General Health

    Our desire is not only to live longer, but enjoy life with as few health problems as possible. While family history plays a part, there are a few things we can do. Diet is a big factor. That means eating proper amounts to control your weight and choosing the right things to eat.  Drinking water also matters.  Eight glasses a day is usually recommended to keep your body operating normally. It’s recommended everyone gets moving each day.  All it takes […]

  • PHOTO GALLERY: Jefferson-Jackson Dinner

     

  • St. Patty’s Fun In Downtown Parade

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Get your green on today and head down to the St. Patrick’s day parade downtown!  Iowa’s Irish sons and daughters will show off their pride alongside Irish musicians and bagpipes. The parade starts at noon.  Plan to get your spot early along Grand Avenue, between Ninth and 15th street. The parade will be followed with an after party.  You’ll find traditional Irish foods and live music at the Marriott downtown. Don’t party too hard.  The “Central […]

  • Cash Savers Coming To Town

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Now we know the fate of the final two Dahl’s stores. Monday it was revealed the two stores will become Cash Saver Food outlets. The two stores to become Cash Saver Foods are located at 4121 Fleur and 1320 East Euclid. D. G. S. Acquisitions, an affiliate of Associated Wholesale Grocers, plans to remodel both stores and make the change next month. So, what can you expect? Brush up on your math skills… Cash Saver follows […]

  • Water Works Suit Filed on Monday

    DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines Water Works officially filed a lawsuit in federal court Monday. The suit is against three Iowa counties. Named in the suit are the Boards of Supervisors in Sac, Buena Vista and Calhoun counties as the trustees of ten drainage districts. The lawsuit accuses those districts of violating the clean water act. The water works is seeking damages for the harm it says was caused by the unlawful discharge of nitrates. Des Moines Water Works […]

  • Proposed Rules on Agricultural Drone Use Are Promising

    New guidance on drone use from the Federal Aviation Administration helps clarify drone use but the rules are only proposals not actual regulations. Drones have many uses including in agriculture.  But the FAA says they’re not legal for commercial use… yet. David Gieger explains more in this morning’s Agribusiness Report.

  • LIVE COVERAGE: Decision 2014

  • YOUNKERS FIRE: Pics And Tweets Tell The Story

    Downtown residents share their photos of what they saw overnight. They also share their memories of the downtown landmark.

  • PLANS SETBACK: Mayor Says Fire is a Tragic Loss

    The old Younkers building was a key part of the Walnut street revitalization project. Developers planned to convert it into housing and retail space.  Des Moines Mayor Frank Cownie was in the studio this morning to talk about the impact of today’s events on the future of downtown development. Mayor Cownie says the Younkers building was a key landmark on the downtown landscape. It was the focus of a forty million dollar project to revitalize the downtown area. The project […]

  • Climbing for Cancer

    Over a thousand people crammed into stairwells to fight lung cancer this weekend. Sunday morning was the Annual Fight For Air Climb.  Nearly 1200 participants climbed the stairs of the E.M.C. Insurance company’s building, the Hub Tower and the Des Moines Downtown Marriot.  Teams could choose to climb one or all three. The event raises money for lung cancer research.  Officials say that this year the climb raised $214,000. Event Coordinator Julia McCarville says, “These people have so many reasons […]

  • TANGLED UP: Landing Aircraft Hits Skydiver

    (CNN) — A Cessna collided with a parachute at a small airport in Polk County, Florida, on Saturday.   The plane took a nose dive, and the skydiver was thrown to the ground.   Neither the pilot nor the skydiver were seriously injured when they fell about 75 feet, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Sharon Trembley was doing what are called “touch and goes” with the Cessna, a maneuver in which the plane touches the ground and ascends again. The […]

  • MISSING PLANE: What We Know and What We Don’t

    Two days ago, a Malaysian passenger jet with more than 200 people on board vanished in the skies over Southeast Asia.