- Urban bowhunting called success in Polk County Updated: May-30-16 1:45 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - An urban bowhunting program in central Iowa has become the most successful in the state, according to officials who say it has decreased the number of deer in the area.
- More rural Iowa school districts plan to close their doors Updated: May-29-16 9:55 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Once again, the end of a school year means the end of several school districts in Iowa, continuing a trend seen for decades but one that doesn't get easier for the communities involved.
- Police seek man accused of attacking woman with frozen brats Updated: May-28-16 2:17 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Des Moines police are looking for a man they say knocked out his father's girlfriend with a package of frozen bratwurst.
- Iowa woman ordered to pay restitution to Nebraska contractor Updated: May-28-16 1:51 pm
PAPILLION, Nebraska - A Des Moines woman convicted for smashing windows at a Nebraska defense contractor's building has been ordered to pay more than $4,000 for the damage.
- Beers, bikes popular along 25-mile trail in Iowa Updated: May-28-16 10:42 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Spend a weekend under the blue arches of the High Trestle Trail bridge and you'll find riders from across Iowa enjoying the picturesque views from 13 stories above the Des Moines River valley.
- Des Moines identify victim in fatal overnight shooting Updated: May-27-16 1:28 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Police have identified the man who was killed in an overnight shooting in Des Moines.
- Police recover body from Des Moines river Updated: May-26-16 5:10 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A man's body has been recovered from the Des Moines river.
- Bees, butterflies to get better habitat along Interstate 35 Updated: May-26-16 2:58 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Soon, passengers zipping along Interstate 35 will see a lusher refuge and more food for bees and butterflies in the hopes of helping the insects boost their declining populations, six states and the Federal Highway Administration announced Thursday.
- Man arrested in fatal assault on Des Moines bicyclist Updated: May-25-16 5:20 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Police say they have arrested a suspect in connection to the death of a Des Moines man who was assaulted while riding his bike.
- Des Moines bridge to be raised to fit flood regulations Updated: May-24-16 6:57 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A bridge in downtown Des Moines will close for a year as engineers elevate it to meet updated flood rules.
- Developer wants to build 29-story high-rise in Des Moines Updated: May-24-16 6:41 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A development group wants to build a 29-story high-rise in downtown Des Moines.
- Use of parasitic wasps to fight ash borer grows to 24 states Updated: May-24-16 6:00 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Millions of tiny wasps that are natural parasites for the emerald ash borer have been released into wooded areas in 24 states as the battle against the tree-killing borer is now biological.
- Sex case against Des Moines high school coach dismissed Updated: May-24-16 2:42 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - The sex abuse case against a Des Moines high school girls' basketball coach has been dismissed.
- Resident can't keep replacement window, council says Updated: May-24-16 8:00 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - The Des Moines City Council says a resident can't keep the vinyl window that looked just like the broken one he'd replaced in his River Bend historic district home.
- Are Iowa school bomb threats linked to nationwide hoaxes? Updated: May-24-16 6:56 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Authorities are trying to determine whether bomb threats at four Iowa schools are linked to threats reported nationwide.
- Spokesman: Branstad cancels Iowa events because he has cold Updated: May-23-16 10:43 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - Gov. Terry Branstad has canceled a day of public events in Iowa because he has a cold.
- Windsor Heights may convert auto shop into bicyclist hub Updated: May-23-16 7:35 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - City leaders want to convert an empty auto shop in a Des Moines suburb into a hub for bicyclists.
- Iowa landowners challenge pipeline's authority to seize land Updated: May-22-16 5:04 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Landowners have filed two lawsuits in northwest Iowa in an attempt to block construction of a $3.8 billion oil pipeline.
- Iowa zoo expecting rare baby eastern black rhino this fall Updated: May-21-16 6:44 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A zoo in Iowa is expecting a new and rare addition in the fall: an eastern black rhinoceros.
- Des Moines college looking to public to name new center Updated: May-21-16 5:03 pm
ANKENY, Iowa - Des Moines Area Community College is relying heavily on the public to help name its new student activity and community recreation center on its Ankeny campus.
- Branstad's tax returns show 2015 income of $185,249 Updated: May-20-16 3:47 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Tax returns for Gov. Terry Branstad and his wife show they earned $185,249 in 2015 and made sizable charity donations.
- 2 injured in crash of small plane near West Des Moines Updated: May-20-16 2:11 am
West Des MOINES, Iowa - An official says a man and his adult son were injured when their small plane crashed south of West Des Moines.
- Des Moines high school students create root beer to sell Updated: May-19-16 5:25 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A group of students at a Des Moines high school has brewed and branded a root beer recipe as part of a two-year project.
- Company looks to expand in Des Moines, create 1,000 jobs Updated: May-19-16 1:41 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - A New Jersey-based multinational corporation is looking to expand its presence in Des Moines with plans to create over 1,000 additional jobs.
- Census: Iowa's largest cities making small population gains Updated: May-19-16 10:55 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - The latest U.S. Census estimates show Iowa's largest cities gained in population and that the Des Moines suburb of Ankeny is among the fastest growing cities in the country.