Iowa strangers come together to help families affected by tornado in Pocahontas County

Communities are picking up the pieces after inclement weather even tornadoes touched down in parts of Iowa Tuesday night. Pocahontas and Humboldt counties were among the hardest hit. On Wednesday morning, strangers gathered to help each other. More than a dozen volunteers gathered at Faith Community Church in Palmer. They are preparing meals and receiving … Read more

Iowa Democratic Senate candidate Abby Finkenauer to appeal judge’s decision to bar her from voting

Iowa Democratic Senate candidate Abby Finkenauer announced on Monday that she would appeal a judge’s ruling that she did not have enough signatures to qualify for the primary ballot. Finkenauer, a former one-term congresswoman who lost her 2020 re-election bid, is one of the Democrats to mount a long-running bid to unseat seven-term Republican Senator … Read more

Iowa Democratic Senate candidate to appeal judge’s decision to bar her from voting

Iowa Democratic Senate candidate Abby Finkenauer announced on Monday that she would appeal a judge’s ruling that she did not have enough signatures to qualify for the primary ballot. Finkenauer, a former one-term congresswoman who lost her 2020 re-election bid, is one of the Democrats to mount a long-running bid to unseat seven-term Republican Senator … Read more

Iowa judge rules Senate candidate Abby Finkenauer can’t run in Democratic primary

CNN — An Iowa judge ruled on Sunday that Democratic Senate candidate Abby Finkenauer could not run in the state’s June 7 primary, dealing a blow to her already distant hopes of ousting Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley. “Ms. Finkenauer’s name will not be included on the primary ballot for the U.S. Senate Democratic primary,” Polk … Read more

Des Moines police investigate after man was shot multiple times

DMPD: victim of Thursday morning shooting dies Updated: 12:06 a.m. CDT April 7, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript NOON TIME. WHAT CAN YOU TELL US? TODD: IT HAPPENED AROUND 7:05 THIS MORNING. TAKE A LOOK AT THE APARTMENT COMPLEX BEHIND ME. THERE IS ALWAYS A CRIME SCENE TAPE. INVESTIGATORS ARE STILL HERE TAKING PHOTOS OF … Read more

Iowa woman was badly beaten and strangled before reported fall

Newly released court documents show the evidence used by police to arrest a West Des Moines man in the death of his girlfriend. the death of Trisha Kunze, 23. According to the police, on the night of February 12. West Des Moines Police were called to 6377 Vista Drive, Apartment 7301, which is the Sun … Read more

Church members in Iowa will forgive burglars if they return stolen bell

The small community of Lewis, Iowa, simply cannot figure out who would steal their church bell. Prayers at The United Methodist Congregational Church focus on certain sinners, KETV reports. “You won’t fly. So why can’t people live with that?” asked Bob Jobe, an 84-year-old church member. The church bell usually hangs from the brick monument … Read more

Des Moines East High School students return to class

Class returns for students at East High on Wednesday after violence rocked their community. It was their first day back since a fatal drive-by shooting outside the school. The shooting left one teenage boy dead and two teenage girls seriously injured. There was increased patrol by Des Moines Public Schools Public Safety and the Des … Read more

Iowa student crosses state in record time

COLLEGE STUDENT SETS, AEW N RECORD. HE IS THE FASTEST PERSON TO RUN ACROSS THE STATE. YOU AND ME SOPHOMORE, PAUL NOBLE STARTED HIS SUNDAY RACE, AT MUSCATINE, OUR CAMERAS. WERE THERE AS HE CROSSED THE FINISH LINE AT THE VETERANS MEMORIAL BRIDGE IN SOUTH OMAHA. IS AN UNOFFICIAL TIME TO CROSS THE STATE, 94 … Read more

6 teens charged with murder in alleged drive-by shooting outside Iowa high school

Six teenagers have been charged with murder for a suspected drive-by shooting outside an Iowa high school on Monday that killed a 15-year-old and seriously injured two other teenagers. The suspects, who have not been named but are in custody, have each been charged with one count of first-degree murder and two counts of attempted … Read more