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  • Hawkeyes Fall in AP Top 25, Cyclones Just Outside

    IOWA — The Iowa Hawkeyes continue to drop in the AP Top 25 after a second-straight loss. Meanwhile, the Iowa State Cyclones are on the brink of entering the rankings after two straight wins. Iowa (4-2) came in at no. 23 in the latest rankings, down six spots from last week. The Hawkeyes lost a close game to Penn State 17-12 on Saturday. Penn State moved up to no. 7 in the rankings after improving to a perfect 6-0 on […]

  • Update: Missing Person in Johnston Back Home Safe

    JOHNSTON, Iowa — Update: Shaylea Henderson has returned home safely to her family, authorities said. Original: The Johnston Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing person. Shaylea Henderson voluntarily left her residence in Johnston on Oct. 11 around 3 p.m. and was last heard from at 8:30 p.m. Shaylea was last seen wearing a black shirt, jeans and blue tennis shoes. She is 5’5″ and weighs 185 pounds. If you have information on her location, contact […]

  • Update: Fort Dodge Police Identify Homicide Victim, Shooting Suspect

    FORT DODGE, Iowa — Police have identified the victim of a homicide in Fort Dodge and a suspect wanted for first-degree murder. Mohammed Yaqoub, 28, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, was shot and killed in Fort Dodge Friday night. Shortly after 8 p.m., police responded to a report of shots fired in the 1400 block of A Street West and found Yaqoub suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Yaqoub received medical treatment at the scene but died from his injuries. From […]

  • Huxley Man Gifts Carson King a Year’s Supply of Busch Light

    ALTOONA, Iowa — After raising millions of dollars for the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital, Carson King will end up with a year’s supply of Busch Light after all. Mike Schonhorst of Huxley personally bought 30 cases of Busch Light and delivered it to King on Monday. That is 720 cans of beer, which means King can average about two beers a day for a whole year. Schonhorst, who owns General Insurance Agency in Huxley, said he didn’t […]

  • Des Moines Police: Man Held Woman Captive in Basement, Beat Her for Hours

    DES MOINES, Iowa — A Des Moines man has been arrested for allegedly holding a woman captive in a basement and beating her for several hours. Matthew Sites, 39, is charged with domestic abuse assault, willful injury and false imprisonment. The alleged incident happened in the 3200 block of SW 13th Street in Des Moines. The victim told police that Sites had accused her of lying about something, so he held her captive during the night for eight hours and […]

  • Police Identify Des Moines Homicide Victim

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Police have identified the victim of a homicide that happened early Saturday in Des Moines. Police found 43-year-old James Moss Jr. injured inside a residence in the 2900 block of E. Walnut Street while investigating the report of a dispute around 1 a.m. Saturday. The homeowner, who is the victim’s ex-wife, called police in fear of her safety. When authorities arrived and entered the home, they found Moss Jr. injured and immediately started life saving procedures. […]

  • Iowans Compete Strongly at IAAF World Championships in Qatar

    DOHA, Qatar — A trio of Iowans placed well Saturday at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in Qatar. The strong showings were highlighted by Shelby Houlihan’s record-setting performance. Houlihan, a Sioux City native, finished fourth place in the women’s final of the 1,500 meter run and set the new American record with a time of 3:54.99. In the same race, Webster City native Jenny Simpson finished eighth place in 3:58.42. Congratulations to new women’s 1500m 🇺🇸 record holder @shelbo800! #TeamUSATF […]

  • Police Investigating Des Moines Man’s Death as Homicide

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Police are investigating the death of a 43-year-old Des Moines man as a homicide. Police found an injured man inside a residence in the 2900 block of E. Walnut Street while investigating the report of a dispute around 1 a.m. Saturday. The homeowner, who is also the victim’s ex-wife, called police in fear of her safety. When authorities arrived and entered the home, they found the victim injured and immediately started life saving procedures. “She (the […]

  • Update: Missing Waukee Teen Found Safe

    WAUKEE, Iowa — Update: The Waukee Police Department said Trey Stutzman has been located and is safe with his family. Original: The Waukee Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing teen. Trey Stutzman, 14, was last seen Wedneday, Oct. 2 at 10:30 p.m. Trey is 5’9″ tall and weighs 110 pounds. He has brown hair, brown eyes and orthodontic braces. He was last seen wearing gray Nike shoes and a red backpack and has olive green […]

  • Final Count: Carson King Raises $2.95 Million for the Children’s Hospital

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Carson King’s viral fundraiser raised over $2.95 million for the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital. King announced the official total of $2,959,336 on the Murph and Andy Show on 1460 KXNO. He received over $924,000 in donations to his Venmo. With matching contributions from Busch Beer and Venmo, that pushed the total just shy of $3 million. The Stead Family Children’s Hospital released a statement after learning the total: “On behalf of everyone at […]

  • Update: Police Safely Locate Missing Teen in Pleasant Hill

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Update: Bishop Rush has been located healthy and well in Pleasant Hill. He is now being reunited with his family. Original: The Des Moines Police Department needs the community’s help locating a missing teen. Bishop Rush, 16, was last seen Monday morning at East High School in Des Moines. Bishop has autism and did not return home from school Monday. His current location is unknown. Bishop is 5’11” and weighs 208 pounds. He has blonde hair […]

  • Lime Lounge in Des Moines Announces it is Shutting Down

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Lime Lounge is shutting down after nearly ten years of business, the Des Moines nightclub announced on Facebook. “Ten years is a long stretch by any measurement—in the world of nightclubs, it’s practically an eternity,” said Lime Lounge. “As is the case with all things, there must be an end. For Lime Lounge, today is that day. The last song has been played, the last drink has been poured, but the memories of some very special times […]

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