• Parents Say Alleged Drunk Teacher Has Been Drunk At School Before

    MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa — Parents of students who attend Lenihan Intermediate School fear their child’s teacher may have been drunk in the classroom before. On Wednesday, 33 – year -old, Carissa Bryant, was arrested at the school and charged with public intoxication. Breathalyzer results from the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office show Bryant’s blood alcohol concentration was […]

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    VA Inspector General’s Office Reviewing Death of Iowa Veteran

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The care of an Iowa veteran is now under review. Richard Miles was found dead in Water Works Park in Des Moines last month. His family and friends say he was suffering from PTSD and sought help from the VA. As a result of his death, Senator Joni Ernst requested an […]

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    Iowa Family Falls Victim To Adoption Scam

    DES MOINES, Iowa–A Central Iowa family is hoping by sharing their story they can get the word out about adoption scams. Like many couples, Melonie and David always knew they wanted children. “We`ve been married almost 19 years and from day one knew we wanted two kids just didn`t realize it was going to take […]

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    Woman Found Dead in Des Moines Alley Identified

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Police are investigating the death of a Des Moines woman now say the death is not suspicious. Officers responded to the 1100 block of 14th Place Sunday morning after receiving a call about a dead body. A neighbor found 35-year-old Shannon Prothero face-down in an alley. He checked for vital signs and […]

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    Samsung Unveils Beautiful New Galaxy S6

    NEW YORK, New York – Samsung set out to build a better looking line of Galaxy phones this year, and it definitely achieved its goal. The Samsung #GalaxyS6 has arrived. — SamsungMobile (@SamsungMobile) March 1, 2015 The South Korean electronics company unveiled the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge on Sunday afternoon at […]

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    Rand Paul Wins 2015 CPAC Straw Poll

    WASHINGTON, DC —  Sen. Rand Paul won the Conservative Political Action Conference straw poll with 25.7 percent of the vote for the third year in a row on Saturday, the Washington Times announced Saturday at the National Harbor, Maryland, Confab. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker came in second place with 21.4 percent of the vote. The […]

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    JonBenet Ramsey Case: 9 Things the Ex-Police Chief Just Revealed

    It’s easy to feel a little sad for Mark Beckner, the former Boulder, Colorado, police chief and Reddit newbie who did an Ask Me Anything segment this weekend, unaware that his answers were accessible to the entire world. Beckner was the police chief during the JonBenet Ramsey case. Six-year-old beauty queen JonBenet was found murdered […]

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    How Cities, Counties Will Allocate Gas Tax Revenue

    DES MOINES, Iowa – On Sunday, Iowans will pay an additional ten cents for every gallon of gas they pump into their vehicles. The additional cost is the result of an increase in the gas tax signed into law Wednesday by Governor Terry Branstad. The Iowa DOT estimates this will raise about $200 million dollars […]

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    Senate Unanimously Passes Mammogram Bill

      DES MOINES, Iowa – Breast cancer awareness group, the Iowa Army of Pink, saw a bill they introduced to lawmakers earlier this month receive unanimous support from the Iowa Senate Tuesday. The bill deals with mammogram reports and what they’re required to include. Currently in Iowa, doctors don’t have to include information on breast […]

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    Iowa’s Infrastructure Graded ‘C-‘ in ASCE 2015 Report Card

      DES MOINES, Iowa — The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released their first annual infrastructure report card on Iowa and the grades were not good. “Iowa has received an overall grade of C- in the 2015 report card of Iowa’s infrastructure,” said Joe Spradling, President of ASCE. “Iowa’s infrastructure is in need of […]

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    The Video That Explains Why Moms Get Nothing Done

    TAMPA, Fla. — Ever feel like that laundry pile never gets smaller or the kitchen never stays clean, especially when children are around? Florida mother Esther Anderson knows the feeling well thanks to 15-month-old Ellia. Whenever she turns her back on a neatly folded stack of clothing or a dust pile it’s only a matter […]

  • Ames Former Roosevelt School Now Urban Condo

    AMES, Iowa-Roosevelt Elementary closed in 2005, there was some talk of demolishing the old building.  Instead the school district decided to see if anyone would purchase the school, and find a new use for it. This weekend the community is getting to see the end result of that decision. An open house will be held […]