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  • Inside a cell block at the new Fort Madison prison. (WHO-HD)

    Lawsuit Could be Filed Over New Prison

    FORT MADISON, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Corrections is still waiting to move prisoners into its new state-of-the-art prison and now a lawsuit could be coming. The new Iowa State Penitentiary in Fort Madison was supposed to open this spring. However that opening has been delayed due to problems with the geothermal system. Director John Baldwin tells Radio Iowa that the fault lies with the designers of the building and says legal action against the design firm is likely. […]

  • home invasion suspects

    Four Arrested After Victim Recognizes Burglar’s Voice

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Police have arrested four suspects in a home invasion that happened late Sunday. The victim recognized one of the suspects as a family friend. It happened in the 400 block of East Granger just before 11 p.m. Sunday. Police say the four people at the home woke up to a loud banging at the door. A woman living at the home yelled “who is it?” and a man yelled back “Daniel!” The woman recognized the man’s […]

  • Des Moines police investigating home invasion (WHO-HD)

    Shots Fired During Overnight Home Invasion

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Des Moines police are investigating a home invasion that happened overnight. Officers responded to a house in the 1900 block of 24th Street at about 1:30 a.m. Police say the victims heard a noise coming from inside the house. When one of the victims went to check on her children, she saw a black male wearing a bandana standing near the kitchen. The woman told police the suspect pointed a gun at her. That’s when she […]

  • A man was shot in Des Moines overnight (WHO-HD)

    Man Walks into Convenience Store with Gunshot Wounds

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Des Moines police are investigating a shooting overnight. Officers say a man turned up at a gas station convenience store with two gunshot wounds at about 1:30 a.m. Monday. The victim told police he was walking to a store when two men tried robbing him. He was then shot in the arm and the chest. He flagged a motorist who dropped him off at the Quik Trip at 614 University across the street from Mercy Medical […]

  • $5 Cyclone Tickets are Bugging Andy

    What do Black Friday and cheap Cyclone tickets have in common? Channel 13’s Andy Fales explains.

  • FaceOFF: Derrick Willies Return?

    A possible Hawkeye return for Derrick Willies and rushing records broken in consecutive weeks feature this week.

  • Lookalikes: UNI Quarterback a Golfer?

    Does UNI quarterback Sawyer Kollmorgen look like PGA golfer Keegan Bradley?

  • Who’s in Your 5?

    Five worst losses of the Ferentz era…

  • Kathy Coady with Hope Ministries Spends Three Minutes in the Chair

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Most people are getting ready to celebrate Thanksgiving with family, while others plan to spend the holiday with strangers. On this week’s Three Minutes in the Chair, Dan Winters speaks to Kathy Coady about the life changing experience that can happen when a Hope Ministries volunteer comes knocking at a person`s door with a free meal. You can learn how to donate, volunteer or get help at hopeiowa.org. http://hopeiowa.org/

  • FSA Administrator Says New Programs are Worth Looking Over

    The new farm bill ushered in a new safety net, and beginning this past Monday, producers and landowners have the chance to formally select which of two new risk management programs they want to their operation. Producers can consider the Agricultural Risk Coverage program (ARC), or the Price Loss Coverage program (PLC) until March 31st of next year. Farm Service Agency Administrator Val Dolcini says there’s a few steps along the way, “It started with letters we sent to producers […]

  • THE INSIDERS Nov. 23rd Edition: Dr. Ben Carson Part 1

    Dr. Ben Carson made a name for  himself as a neurosurgeon by separating conjoined twins, and now he is a best-selling author. He is also one of the many Republicans considering a run at the presidency. Channel 13’s Dave Price wants to know if he’s serious about a run, or just serious about his book sales. For Part 2 click here.

  • THE INSIDERS Nov. 23rd Edition: Dr. Ben Carson Part 2

    Dr. Ben Carson and Channel 13’s Dave Price discuss race relations, specifically the situation in Ferguson, Missouri, and whether President Barack Obama has helped improved them during his time at the White House. For Part 3 click here.

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