DANVILLE, IL – The SWCC Spartans are just 1 win away from their first national championship.  SWCC beat Richard Bland Friday night 70-62 in the NJCAA Final Four. Broderic Thomas scored 19 points to lead the way, Jordan Johnson added 15. SWCC is now 35-1...
3/25/2017
DES MOINES, Iowa  —  A circus in Des Moines is being met with protests. The Za-Ga-Zig Shrine circus is putting on multiple shows at the Iowa State Fairgrounds this weekend. Before each show, protesters say they will fight for the animals’ rights and want...
3/25/2017
DUBUQUE, Iowa  —  A Dubuque officer’s quick thinking saved a boy from a house fire earlier this week. The 7-year-old had to leap from a second story window after all other exits were blocked by the flames. Officer Dane Cox is credited with the rescue,...
3/25/2017
DES MOINES — You name it, and the Iowa Department of Transportation Motor Vehicle Enforcement agency has probably dealt with it. “You see a lot of different things on the side of the road,” said MVE Chief Dave Lorenzen. In early March, a stalled vehicle...
3/25/2017
DAVENPORT, Iowa  —  A construction accident forced some evacuations in Davenport on Friday. Fire officials say around 8 a.m. a gas line was hit in the downtown area. Several businesses along Brady Street were evacuated as a precaution and traffic was...
3/25/2017
SIOUX COUNTY, Iowa  —  After another report of vandalism on the Dakota Access Pipeline, federal authorities are joining the investigation. Officials in Sioux County released details of the damages discovered at sites near Hospers. At two locations,...
3/25/2017
IOWA  —  Iowa’s congressional delegation is reacting to Friday’s delay in the vote on the healthcare bill that would replace Obamacare. David Young supported the decision to pull the bill. In a statement, he wrote, “Bottom line – we need laws that work...
3/24/2017
AMES, Iowa  —  At Iowa State University’s Museum, Brunnier Gallery is celebrating the spring season. The ninth annual Brunnier in Bloom features floral arrangements inspired by works of art in the gallery. “This event showcases the talents of floral...
3/24/2017
DES MOINES, Iowa  —  Police say they have identified the suspects in two drive-by shootings that took place in less than 24 hours. Detectives said a duplex apartment was targeted by the gunmen. Channel 13’s Jerad Giottonini visited the home, but nobody...
3/24/2017
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa  — Both the Principal and Vice Principal at Valley Southwoods High School on are paid leave as a complaint concerning them is investigated. Principal Mitch Kuhnert and Associate Principal Bryan Stearns were placed on leave Friday.​...
3/24/2017
AMES, Iowa  —  On Saturday night, Reggie’s Sleepout will be coming to Ames night for the first time. Around 1,000 people are expected to camp out in sleeping bags and cardboard boxes on the football field, and anyone planning to attend is reminded that...
3/24/2017
BOONE, Iowa  —  Boone police have released the names of two people found deceased on Wednesday. Joyce Richeson, 68, and Jason Richeson, 39, were found deceased in a home in the 1600 block of Mamie Eisenhower Avenue. A handgun was also found inside the...
3/24/2017
UNITED STATES  —  The State Department issued a permit on Friday to allow the Keystone Pipeline project to proceed. The permit reverses the Obama administration’s decision to block the controversial oil pipeline. On Friday, President Trump called it “the...
3/24/2017