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    College Students and Incarcerated Women Work on Garden Together

    MITCHELLVILLE, Iowa— An interesting partnership is yielding big results for two groups of the population needing real world experience. Iowa State landscaping architecture students worked in gardens on the grounds of the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women over the summer. “We got to see everything from the drawing board to the construction,” ISU Senior Jake Oswald […]

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    Illinois Officer’s Killing: Police Check Possibly ‘Significant’ Video

    Police may soon have “significant” evidence to announce in this week’s killing of an Illinois police officer, including footage from a home security video system in the area of the shooting, an official said Thursday. Any video in the area could help authorities determine who shot and killed Fox Lake police Lt. Joe Gliniewicz on […]

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    Aerial Images Help Researchers See Progress

    Airplanes you see flying over farm fields can apply pesticides, herbicides, or just take pictures. That’s helping farmers with their operations and field researchers with on-farm trials. After working with farmers to supply, plant, and scout out crops. In the fall, it’s time for the Iowa Soybean Association to see results of their on-farm trials. […]

  • Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, a 32-year veteran of the Fox Lake, Illinois Police Department was shot and killed Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Police and federal officials searched the suburb north of Chicago for three suspects wanted in the shooting.

    Woman Fabricated Story in Manhunt for Illinois Officer’s Killer, Police Say

    An Illinois woman sent 100 officers scrambling overnight after saying she saw two men who fit the description of the cop killers police have been looking for. But after hours of searching, police said, they discovered she made the whole story up. “It’s very disappointing because our resources could have been used somewhere else,” Lake […]

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    Bicycle Community Eyeing Northeast Iowa Court Case

    VINTON, Iowa–The number of bicyclists on Iowa roads has been increasing for years, and with that increase comes the unfortunate risk of accidents, “the physics are against us. if we get hit we are going to be killed,” said Dan Baldi, manager of the Des Moines Bicycle Collective. This past march Matt Phippen of Vinton, […]

  • Lt. Joe Gliniewicz, a 32-year veteran of the Fox Lake, Illinois Police Department was shot and killed Tuesday, September 1, 2015. Police and federal officials searched the suburb north of Chicago for three suspects wanted in the shooting.

    Fox Lake Manhunt Closes in One Area, but Wider Search Continues

    Three suspects remain on the lam, and while authorities continue to look for them in connection with a Fox Lake, Illinois, policeman’s death, the search has been called off in the immediate area where Lt. Joe Gliniewicz was slain, police said Wednesday. This, after investigators marked off a 2-square-mile area across tricky terrain and brought […]

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    Des Moines Firefighters Union Launches New Website, Continues Criticism of Fire Chief

    DES MOINES, Iowa — A Des Moines firefighters union, Des Moines Local 4, launched a new website on Monday and continued their criticism of Fire Chief John TeKippe. The website, “Save Des Moines Fire Department,” is critical of TeKippe’s leadership and faults him for understaffing of the department. It also highlights the results of a […]

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    Ben Carson Ties Donald Trump in New Iowa Poll

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — For the first time in more than a month, mogul Donald Trump is not leading the field in one of the first four nominating states in the Republican primary, according to a new poll. Neurosurgeon Ben Carson has surged up in the pack to tie Trump in Iowa, Monmouth University found in […]

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    Sanders Closes to 7 Points Behind Clinton in New Iowa Poll

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bernie Sanders continues to cut into Hillary Clinton’s once-commanding lead among Iowa Democrats, closing to just 7 points of the party front-runner in the first-in-the-nation caucus state, a new poll has found. A survey released late Saturday afternoon by the Des Moines Register and Bloomberg Politics finds that Sanders, the fiery progressive […]

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    Bernie Sanders Says He’s ‘strong’ on Gun Control

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bernie Sanders says he favors gun control measures just as strongly as his Democratic presidential rivals, touting his rural-state roots as key to his chances of enacting “real, constructive” legislation. In an interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper Sunday on “State of the Union,” the Vermont senator touted his career “D-” rating from […]

  • The Insiders: Robby Mook – Part 1

    Channel 13’s Dave Price sits down with Hillary Clinton’s national campaign manager Robby Mook. The two discuss Joe Biden’s potential run and how it will play into Hillary’s campaign strategy. They also discuss the results of the “Cast Your Kernel”, including the success of one particular candidate. For Part 2 click here.

  • The Insiders: Cast Your Kernel Results – Part 3

    Channel 13’s Dave Price gives an overview of the “Cast Your Kernel” process.   For Part 4 click here.