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  • Full Interviews With 10 Presidential Candidates at the Iowa State Fair

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Attending the Iowa State Fair is practically required for presidential candidates who want to build momentum toward next year’s Iowa caucuses. More than 20 candidates made their way around the fair to meet with Iowans during the 11 days. Hear what ten of them had to say in full interviews with Channel 13 Political Director Dave Price. Michael Bennet Colorado Senator Michael Bennet hopes to stop his party from embracing “Medicare For All” to dramatically alter […]

  • Man Arrested for Child Endangerment and Domestic Assault

    DES MOINES, Iowa — A metro man faces charges after police say he tried to back into the mother of his child with his car while she was holding their young daughter. Arron Logan, 21, faces one count of child endangerment and one count of domestic assault. The charges stem from an incident on July 29. The mother told police he had taken her phone and put it in his car, then tried to leave their apartment in the 4800 […]

  • Insiders 8/18/19: Amy Klobuchar’s Plan for Rural America, What DNC Chair Tom Perez Thinks of the Virtual Iowa Caucus

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar sat down at the the Iowa State Fair to talk about why she believes reversing decades of shrinking population in rural areas is actually possible. For the first time ever, you can take part in the Iowa Democratic Party’s virtual caucus next year. The party hopes this will allow more people to take part, especially those who can’t travel to a caucus site for whatever reason. Channel 13’s Dave Price sat down […]

  • Waukee Ready to Make a Run at State Title

    WAUKEE, Iowa — The Waukee Warriors will be one of the top teams in Class 4A this football season.  Waukee returns a lot of experience including Senior QB Mitch Randall, one of the best QBs in the state.  Channel 13’s Mark Freund has more. The Warriors open the season August 30th against 6-time defending champ Dowling.

  • Motorcyclist Dead After Collision in Fort Dodge

    FORT DODGE, Iowa — The Iowa State Patrol said a man is dead and another is injured after a collision in Fort Dodge. It happened at the intersection of 7th Avenue and 19th Street in Fort Dodge at 9:41 a.m. Saturday. Police said a motorcyclist, 51-year-old Sean Mannel, entered the intersection at the same time as a Jeep and the two collided. Mannel was taken to Trinity Hospital where he died from his injuries. The driver of the Jeep was treated […]

  • Steve King Says He’s Owed Apology After His Rape and Incest Comments

    BUENA VISTA COUNTY, Iowa — Iowa Congressman Steve King has spent the last week fending off social media backlash after comments he made about rape and incest went viral and sparked outrage. Now, the congressman says he is owed an apology. King made the controversial comments while speaking to the Westside Conservative Club in Urbandale on Wednesday. “What if we went back through all the family trees and just pulled out anyone who was a product of rape or incest? […]

  • Newton Boy Raises Thousands of Dollars to Help Zambian Village

    NEWTON, Iowa — A 10-year-old boy in Newton has completed his mission to raise thousands of dollars for people in a Zambian village. Channel 13 first told you about River Miller’s Heavenly Hot Dogs stand in June. Miller was serving up an adventurous menu to help raise money to build a well for a community in Zambia. This week, River reached his goal, raising more than $4,000 for the well. He even raised an extra $500 to feed another nearby […]

  • Roosevelt Ready Football Enters New Era, Ready for Moore

    The Roosevelt Roughriders are coming off a 3-6 football season a year ago.  The Riders have a completely new coaching staff trying to change the culture, led by former Iowa State Assistant Mitch Moore. John Sears has more, with Moore and company.

  • New TV Deal Expands Access to Iowa High School State Championships

    IOWA — For years, the biggest complaint with the Iowa High School Athletic Association has been viewing access to state championships. That will all change this year. The Iowa High School Athletic Association announced Friday it has agreed to a new television deal that will put games back on the air in much of Iowa. The association, along with the Iowa High School Sports Network, announced football, basketball and wrestling finals will be available for free statewide over the air on […]

  • A Discussion With Kirsten Gillibrand on Race and ‘White Privilege’

    DES MOINES, Iowa — The term “white privilege” has become part of the conversation in the 2020 presidential election. Some people believe white people have difficulty truly understanding what people of color experience and how being white has been an advantage in certain situations. Channel 13 Political Director Dave Price sat down with Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand to discuss what can be a sensitive topic for some. Gillibrand said part of white privilege comes from how people of different races […]

  • Iowa Couple Who Locked Boy in Dark, Dungeon-like Room Will Spend Decades in Prison

    IOWA — An Ackley father and his girlfriend will spend up to three decades in prison for locking his son in a dungeon-like space under their stairs. Alex Shadlow and Traci Tyler each received three ten-year sentences Friday. The judge ordered them to be served consecutively. Last month, Shadlow pleaded guilty to kidnapping and two counts of child endangerment causing serious injury. Tyler pleaded guilty to three counts of child endangerment causing serious injury. The couple admitted to locking Shadlow’s then […]

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