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    Fort Dodge Police Searching for Man Facing Attempted Murder Charge

    FORT DODGE, Iowa – Police in Fort Dodge are searching for a man wanted on several charges, including attempted murder, following an early morning shooting. Torre Ashton Mosley, 22, is facing several felony charges including attempted murder, going armed with intent, felon in possession of a firearm and criminal gang participation. Police responded to the […]

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    No. 4 Iowa Looks to Complete Perfect Regular Season, Staff Picks Game

    LINCOLN, Nebraska – Iowa has enjoyed great success against their rivals this season, and they have a chance to replicate that on Black Friday against Nebraska. The Hawkeyes are coming off an easy 40-20 victory over Purdue at home, which sealed a birth in the Big Ten Championship game on Dec. 5 in Indianapolis. The […]

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    West Metro Fire Departments Say ‘Thanks’

    URBANDALE, Iowa – It was a feast fit to feed seven fire departments. Wednesday, the Urbandale Fire Department hosted its annual Thanksgiving feast with neighboring first-responders. Firefighters from Urbandale, Clive, Johnston, Grimes, Windsor Heights, and Waukee were in attendance. Firefighters from the department in West Des Moines were invited, as well, but were responding to […]

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    Iowa Poll: Clinton Maintains Lead Over Sanders

    WASHINGTON  — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton leads her competition among Iowa Democrats, but likely caucus-goers believe Bernie Sanders is the best candidate for the economy, a new poll says. About half of likely Democratic caucus-goers — 51% — said they support Clinton, compared to 42% for Sanders and just 4% for former Maryland Gov. […]

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    Chicago Protesters March, Block Streets After Police Release Shooting Video

    CHICAGO  — The violence many feared would erupt in Chicago never materialized after police released a graphic dashcam video showing an officer shooting 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. McDonald died after being shot 16 times. Protesters took to the streets, occasionally blocking intersections and then moving on. Police blocked their way when they tried to go up […]

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    Iowa Poll: Cruz, Not Carson, Now Trump’s Chief Rival

    WASHINGTON  — Ted Cruz has replaced Ben Carson as Donald Trump’s chief GOP presidential primary rival in Iowa. A Quinnipiac University poll released Tuesday shows that Trump is the Republican presidential front-runner in the early voting state, with 25% support among GOP voters likely to participate in Iowa’s February 1 caucuses. But Cruz, the Texas […]

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    Cyclone Fans Sad to See Rhoads Go, but Say Firing Was the Right Call

    AMES, Iowa — “I think the handwriting was there, unfortunately, and this is a league (where) you have to win,” said Francis Schlueter of Ankeny, an ISU Alum of the class of 1955. Catching up with Cyclone fans Monday night outside of the Hilton Coliseum, ahead of the big basketball game against Chattanooga, one sentiment […]

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    Deadly Crash May be Result of ‘Street Justice’

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Karen Dameron can’t believe her niece is gone. Twenty-two-year old Scalicity Perez, who also goes by the last name Boyd, was killed when the car she was riding in hit a tree Monday morning on 35th Street. The crash was so violent the car is nothing more than a pile of twisted […]

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    Passion And Potential Not Enough As ISU Parts Ways With Paul Rhoads

    AMES, Iowa–“Don’t be sad that it ended, be happy that it happened.” Those were the words of Iowa State University Athletic Director Jamie Pollard when he reflected on the Paul Rhoads era at ISU.  The Cyclones have stumbled again this year going three and eight with just one game left on the season. Just one […]

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    Pollard on Rhoads: ‘It Just Wasn’t Meant to Be’

    AMES, Iowa — Iowa State Athletics Director Jamie Pollard addressed the press Monday about the firing of football coach Paul Rhoads. Pollard made the respect he has for Rhoads clear but also talked of the expectations for a program with as much talent as Iowa State has. He spoke too of the “classy” way Rhoads […]

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    Snow Routes, Ordinances, Trackers: What You Need to Know

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The first snowfall of the season brings a crash course in reminders. Odd and Even Parking Zones: This applies to five neighborhoods: Carpenter, Drake, Drake Park, River Bend and Sherman Hill. In these areas vehicles are to park on the side of the street with street addresses ending in an even […]

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    Drug Bust in Fort Dodge Yields One Arrest

    FORT DODGE, Iowa –A Fort Dodge man is in the Webster County Jail facing several drug charges. Officers with the Webster County Drug Task Force took 19-year-old Jerique Bryson into custody Friday after executing a search warrant at 2024 5th Ave. N. in Fort Dodge. A large amount of multiple kinds of narcotics were located […]