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WOI-TV West Des Moines
Extreme Weather Symposium
At the extreme weather symposium in Des Moines Wednesday, speakers came with ideas to make reacting to disasters easier and above all, faster.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Eastern Iowa businesses suing after synthetic raid
Two Eastern Iowa business owners say they want their money returned after narcotic agents searched their homes and businesses for synthetic drugs.
The Des Moines Register
Partial pay freeze for Des Moines schools employees
Some non-union Des Moines schools employees will receive pay bumps, while others will have their pay frozen, under efforts described in a report received Tuesday by the school board.
So how exactly did Michele Bachmann's 2012 presidential campaign go from winning in Ames to crashing in the Iowa caucuses-and embroiled in ethics investigations? Ex-aide Peter Waldron says he has the answers.
St. Petersburg Times
The Skinny: Little Chompey the gator needs a warm home
Animal control officials in Waterloo, Iowa, are seeking a new home in a warmer clime for a baby alligator.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Waterloo students find benefits of school in the mall
"No bells, no whistles, no pep bands. It's just quiet so when they come in they work and then they leave," said Rachelle Brown, Crossroads Connections Instructor.
Police search for Waterloo man connected to November shooting
After a shooting at Flirt's Gentleman's Club, Waterloo Police now think there's a link between several recent acts of violence.
High winds force cancellation of Waterloo garbage collection
The City of Waterloo Waste Management Services Department has canceled garbage collection for Tuesday, December 10, due to high winds.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Iowa Woman Gets New Sentence After Court Ruling
An Iowa woman convicted of murder when she was a teenager has been given a new sentence that allows parole.
Dubuque looks to break from "death spiral" of greyhound racing
The City of Dubuque is looking to eliminate greyhound racing from Mystique Casino, something leaders are calling a "death spiral."
Officials seek sanctuary for Iowa alligator
A search is on in the mountains of rural northwestern Nevada for a couple and four children who went to play in the snow Sunday and haven't returned.
Officials seek home for Waterloo alligator
The Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier reports Monday that a resident bought the alligator after spotting an online advertisement but later learned Iowa law doesn't allow people to keep alligators or other exotic animals.
Officials Seek Home for Waterloo Alligator
Animal control officials in Waterloo are seeking a new home for a baby alligator named Chompey.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Grundy area women's holiday luncheon
The "Beauty of the Season" is the theme of the Grundy Area Women's Connection luncheon on Tuesday, December 10, 2013.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Thieves target struggling supermarket, future unknown
A struggling Waterloo grocery store might be forced to close its doors after thieves stole thousands of dollars worth of cigarettes, liquor and food.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Iowa company helps NASA with rocket assembly
Dozens of Iowans will have a hand in transporting NASA's newest rocket -- one that will eventually take astronauts to Mars.
Michael D. Burdick
Michael D. Burdick, 53, of Reinbeck, Iowa, died Monday, November 25, 2013, at Parkview Manor in Reinbeck, Iowa while under the care of Cedar Valley Hospice.
Rev. Rodney Charles Slessor
Reverend Rodney Charles Slessor was born on August 27th, 1946 in Waterloo, Iowa, the son of Charles and Doris Slessor.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Waterloo police: Allen Hospital went on Lockdown for a patient with a knife
Allen Hospital in Waterloo was briefly placed on lockdown sometime after 6:15 p.m. Thursday night.