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> May 2020
Saturday Night Downtown Des Moines Protests, Looting End With 47 Arrests
Downtown Parking Meters to be Enforced Starting Monday in Des Moines
25 Arrests, Damaged Businesses in Downtown Des Moines
Iowa has 19,484 COVID-19 Cases, 533 Deaths
**DEVELOPING** A second night of protests in Des Moines
Des Moines man shot and killed Saturday morning
Protesters, Police clash in Downtown Des Moines on Friday night
Road construction to close suburban Des Moines interstate ramp
Cedar Rapids man killed in Clay County, Iowa crash
Two Iowa correctional officers assaulted by inmates
Free Speech Means Tolerating Fake News
Your Tax Dollars And COVID-19
The Board Game Bracket Is Coming Down to the Wire!
Iowa Has 20 Additional COVID-19 Deaths, 290 New Cases
Disney World Reopening, But With Masks Required?
Iowa's Living History Farms to Open Monday With COVID-19 Changes
Tyson Closes Storm Lake Plant After 555 Reported COVID-19 Cases
Two Democratic State Lawmakers Want Investigation Into Test Iowa Program
Iowa ARL Gives Update on Burned Kittens
Iowa's Hinterland Music Festival Cancelled Over COVID-19
Iowa State patrol says many speeders still going 100+ m.p.h.
First confirmed COVID-19 case reported at Scott County Jail
Melcher-Dallas death being investigated
Polk County Auditor ready for in-person voting in Tuesday's primary
Can I Visit Europe Again?
Governor Reynolds Answers Questions About Reopening Iowa
Iowa ARL Seeking Financial Help for Surgery of Kittens Set on Fire
Pop Sports Trivia Quiz with Van Harden!
Would You Shop at a Place That Has COVID-19 Surcharges?
Ongoing Jobless Claims in Iowa Drop for Second Time During Pandemic
Iowa Bars Set To Reopen On Thursday
U.I. Report Warns of Spike in COVID-19 Cases, Stresses Use of Face Shields
State Less Transparent About COVID-19 Cases at Meatpacking Plants
Des Moines Public Schools Extending Free Meals Program Into Summer
Rainy weather keeps farmers from finishing 2020 crop planting
Scammers are pushing fake COVID-19 tests
Des Moines high schools will play baseball and softball this summer
Americans Are Ready To Do Stuff...And Splurge!
Let's Go Back To Space (X)!
Fareway to distribute masks at all Iowa stores starting Wednesday
Northwest Iowa County on FEMA List for Concentration of COVID-19 Cases
Lawn Games Are Getting More and More Popular
Elon Musk Changed His Baby's Name... Kind of
$5 Million Discrimination Lawsuit Against Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Second Straight Day of Tornadoes Hits Central Iowa; Some Damage
Iowa Passes 18,000 COVID-19 Cases, Approaching 500 Deaths
City of Johnston Investigating Why Some Sirens Failed During EF-1 Tornado
Gov Reynolds Promises Help After Foreclosures, Evictions Moratorium Ends
Iowa school boards group wants school start date flexibility
Animal Rescue League of Iowa provides update on abused cat
Should The Des Moines Schools Build A Shared Stadium?
And The Result Of My COVID-19 Test Is...
Parking Meters in Downtown Des Moines to Return to Operation
Gov. Reynolds to Decide on Future of Iowa's COVID-19 Declaration
Van and Jeff Recap Their Memorial Day Weekends
Iowa Closing in on 18,000 COVID-19 Cases; 460 Deaths
EF-1 Tornado Touches Down In Johnston
Man Dies From Fall in State Park
Iowa gets an F grade for social distancing INFO and MAP
Iowa man listed on NY Times front page COVID deaths didn't die from COVID
Iowans urged to not throw away stimulus payment debit card.
Iowa DNR Cautions Campers To Follow Recommendations
Iowa Man Mistakenly Identified By NY Times As COVID-19 Victim
University of Iowa announces in-person classes will resume this fall
More Test Iowa sites opening next week
How To Stay Fit At Home
A COVID-19 Vaccine By October?
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Soars to 10.2 Percent
What New Rules Might the NFL Adopt?
Iowa Man Accused Of Murdering His Mother
Fallen Iowa Soldier To Be Honored During NASCAR Race
Iowa DNR Emphasizing Caution on Water as Summer Season Starts With Holiday
Urbandale Delays Recreation Activities After COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted
Polk County Health Department Shutting Down COVID-19 Hotline
Iowa Data Center tracks state's fastest growing cities
Davenport man charged with murder in woman's death
Iowa could see a soggy Memorial Day weekend
Will Americans Be Arrested For Going To Church?
Should Iowa Schools Start Earlier?
Study Shows Border Iowa Counties With More Covid-19 Cases than Illinois
12 Arrested, 6 for Attempted Murder From Des Moines Police Investigations
How Has the Movie Theatre Industry Prepared for Reopening?
Ongoing Jobless Claims in Iowa Drop for 1st Time Since Pandemic Began
Reasons for Optimism After the New Openings Announced by Gov. Reynolds
Cedar Rapids Teenager Dies In St. Louis Area Shooting
One Iowa County Remains COVID-19 Free
New Programs Aims to Help Struggling Des Moines Hotels
82 Inmates at Polk County Jail Have COVID-19
Waukee Schools Resumes Meals Program After Worker Infected With COVID-19
Iowa Veterans Cemetery to Stream Memorial Day Ceremony
Des Moines Man Jailed After 2 Dead Dogs Found in His Apartment
Replacing sitting with more sleep or light activity has health benefits
Summer Sports return approved for Iowa High Schools
Two Things To Consider As Iowa Reopens
How Fast Will The Economy Recover?
Racial Hit and Run Suspect Ruled Competent to Stand Trial
Des Moines Establishment Scrutinized for Large Crowds
How Should We Be Wearing Our Face Masks?
Arson Being Investigated at Des Moines Apartment Fire
Iowa Senior Living Community Residents Praise Workers In Unique Way
Des Moines School Board Approves Football Stadium at Drake University
Victim in 'Racially Motivated' Des Moines Assault Appears in Public
Iowa Stepping Up Testing for Antibodies in COVID-19 Fight
Iowa to get part of $19 billion in federal agriculture aid
Police identify victim, arrest suspect in Pella homicide
It's Fun To Be At The Y-M-C-A...Again!
What It's Like To Get Tested For COVID-19
Pella Woman's Death Being Investigated as a Murder
Las Vegas is Taking a Much Different Approach
Why Can't Some People Calm Down a Baby?
How Long Would You Wait in Line for a Haircut?
Maxwell Had a Chilling Run-In With a Ghost
16 New COVID-19 Deaths, More Than 15,000 Total Cases in Iowa
Giraffe at Des Moines Zoo Passes Away
Iowa Has Two Possible Cases of COVID-19 Related Illness in Children
Three Des Moines Firefighters Test Positive for COVID-19
Iowa farmers closing in on end of planting season
Iowa trading a cool and dry planting season for typical late spring weather
Beware Of The Doomsday "Reopening" Stories
Iowa Is Getting National Recognition For COVID-19 Management
Des Moines Area YMCA's to Reopen With Safety Measures for COVID-19
Iowa Woman Providing Ear Relief To People Who Have To Wear Masks
NAACP, Father of Assault Victim Hold Press Conference, Ask for Justice
Urbandale Cancelling All 4th of July Events Except Fireworks
Five New COVID-19 Deaths, 323 Additional Positive Cases in Iowa
Hundreds of Motorcyclists Gather in Downtown Des Moines For Crash Victim
Des Moines NAACP Urging African American's to be On Alert After Two Events
Iowa Medical Community Tracking First Iowa COVID-19 Related Child Illness
Iowa Sen. Grassley Questions White House Firing of Inspector General
Des Moines assault victim says attackers made racist comments
Iowa has 279 New COVID-19 cases, 10 additional Deaths
Two Iowa Democrats Oppose $3 Trillion COVID-19 Bill That Passes House
UI Report Says COVID-19 Cases Will Accelerate; Reopening State Won't Help
2020 Bill Riley Talent Search cancelled
Planning still underway for 2020 Iowa State Fair
Should Summer High School Sports Resume In Iowa?
The COVID-19 Debate Resembles A Gun Control Debate
18 New Covid-19 Deaths in Iowa, 374 Additional cases
11 Iowans Involved in Multi-State Drug Trafficking Ring
How Are Things Different for the Sanitation Industry?
Des Moines City Council Meeting Disrupted by "Racist" Cyber Attack
Small Town Iowa Newspapers Merge Amid COVID-19 Financial Struggles
Iowa DOC Looking for Ottumwa Work Release Escapee
State to ramp Up "TestIowa" Program After Validation
The Courts And The Shutdown Orders
Does Governor Reynolds REALLY Want People To "Drop Dead?"
Iowa Courts Grapple With Backlog From COVID-19 Pandemic
12 New COVID-19 Deaths in Iowa, 386 new cases
Iowa Weekly Jobless Claims Down, Actual Unemployment Rate Rising
Do You Check Your Significant Other's Cell Phone Without Permission?
Remembering Legends of Baseball's Past Including Bob Feller
Des Moines Mayor Warns Against Fast Reopening After Gov Lifts Restrictions
State Announces COVID-19 Outbreak at Northern Iowa Meat Processing Plant
Ernst Joins 18 Senators Asking for Probe into Meat Packing Companies
Iowa Extending $1.3 Million COVID-19 Grant Program for Arts and Culture
Most Ames city facilities to stay closed through July 1st
COVID-19 supply, demand issues push largest grocery price hike since 1970
Iowans Are Doing An Amazing Job Of Handling COVID-19
The Emotional Challenges Of Self-Isolation
17 New Deaths, 377 Cases on COVID-19 in Iowa
Des Moines Police Chief Dana Wingert Talks About Police Week
11-Year-Old Skateboarder Hits First Recorded 1080 Trick!
One Injured in Officer Involved Shooting in Marshalltown
Unreleased Report Shows Des Moines, Polk County as Hot Spots for COVID-19
Iowa Gym Cited for Opening Against Gov. Reynolds COVID-19 Order
10 Residents at Iowa Center for Intellectually Disabled Have COVID-19
Iowa corn, soybean planting nearly done
Des Moines Airport sees steep passenger decline in April
Iowans Deserve Credit In The Battle Against COVID-19
Is It Allergies Or COVID-19?
Iowa Has 18 New Deaths, 539 COVID-19 Cases
Study: Iowa has 7th least vulnerable population to COVID-19
The Political Landscape Looks Very Different Now Than Two Months Ago
How Many Baseballs Do Teams Go Through in a Game?
DPMS Scrapping Virtual Graduation in Favor of "Personal Commencements"
West Des Moines Police Warn About Car Thefts, Burglaries
Video Shows Industry Heads Removing Masks on Stage Before Pence Meeting
Iowa hospitals struggling financially during COVID-19 outbreak
No charges for Council Bluffs officer who shot robbery suspect
Polk County Jail announces 19 positive cases of COVID-19 among inmates
DMACC to guarantee fall tuition rates
Why Is The Stock Market NOT Reacting To Unemployment?
Here Are The COVID-19 Numbers That Matter
Six New Deaths As Iowa Passes 12,000 Cases of COVID-19
Why Is Leila Rush Avoiding Video Chats?
Person Shot Sunday Identified; Three Arrested, Two for Attempted Murder
What Exactly Are Those Weird Trees in Dallas County?
Source: Iowa Gov Considering Self Isolation After Pence Aide Contact
Iowa Selected for Use of Remdesivir in Fight Against COVID-19
18-Year-Old Man in Critical Condition After Being Shot in the Head
Iowa Has 287 New Cases of COVID-19, 13 Additional Deaths
Motorcyclist Killed in Des Moines Crash With Unlicensed Driver Identified
Fort Dodge Man Charged With Assault, Kidnapping
Mother of Woman Killed While Driving in Des Moines Asks for Public Help
Iowa State, UNI Hold Virtual Graduations
New COVID-19 Cases Continue to Decrease in Iowa, 214 Saturday
Pence Praises Iowa's Response to COVID-19 During Des Moines Area Visit
Iowa State University confirms positive Coronavirus case in community
Campers Flock to Sites as Iowa Reopens Campgrounds
Pence talks COVID-19 food supply security during Iowa visit
Iowa has 12 more COVID-19 coronavirus deaths, nearly 400 new cases
State Historical Society documenting COVID-19's effect on Iowa
Vice President Mike Pence In Iowa After Staffer Tests Positive for COVID-19
How Businesses And Customers Can Keep Each Other Safe
Look To The Llama
Drones Are Deployed As Search Resumes On the Missouri For A Missing Boater
One Person Dead After Carbon Monoxide Exposure at Des Moines Home
What Are Business Owners Doing in Other States with Strict Guidelines?
Iowa Malls to Open Friday, Stores May or May Not
Iowa Faith Group Opposing VP Pence's Call for In-Person Religious Services
Seniors' Advocacy Group Favors Absentee Voting in Iowa
Iowa could see freezing temps and frost to start the weekend
Iowa's COVID-19 coronavirus cases pass 11,000
Misusing The COVID-19 Testing Results
Governor Reynolds, President Trump, And The Meat Shortage
Boil Order issued for part of SW Cedar Rapids
Waterloo Man Charged in 3 Cold Case Murders from More Than 25 Years
Jay Byers Gives Us an Update on the Greater Des Moines Partnership
Iowa Weekly Unemployment Claims Down, Overall Jobless Rate Climbs
Elon Musk Decided To Name His Baby Something You Can't Pronounce
Tyson Pork Processing Plant In Waterloo Set To Reopen Thursday
Iowa Woman Claims She's Being Evicted After Being Shot
Hormel Foods Plant is Osceola Has COVID-19 Presence
Polk County Jail Continues to See COVID-19 Cases Among Inmates
DMACC Suspending Student Fees for Summer Semester
Governor Reynolds reopens more of Iowa
Twelve more COVID-19 deaths in Iowa
DMACC to waive some fees for on-line classes
How Will Plane Flight Change Post-COVID19?
Can You Bring COVID-19 Into The House On Your Shoes?
COVID alters graduating nurses' traditional ceremony in Iowa
8 Worker at Des Moines Bridgestone Tire Plant Test Positive for COVID-19
Two Injured in Overnight Shooting in Des Moines' Waterbury Neighborhood
Des Moines Fire Fighters Battle Early Morning House Fire
Chuck Long Updates Us on the Iowa Games and the XFL
Emery Remembers His Best Buddy Jagger
Gov Reynolds to Meet President Trump on Virus and Reopening Efforts
Family of Abdi Sharif Wants Answers After His Body Was Found in River
Iowa AG Miller Joins 10 States Asking For Beef Price Fixing Probe
City of Des Moines extends freeze on public event permits until July 1
Man charged with murder in Lee County Cold Case
Vice President Mike Pence to visit Des Moines on Friday
Iowa's corn, soybean planting ahead of schedule
What Are YOU Ready To Do...And NOT Do?
Should Our Kids Go Back To School This Fall?
Iowa has single-day high for COVID-19 deaths, cases now exceed 10,000
Des Moines City Council Moves Ahead on Levee Funding
Iowa Food Bank Using Global Day to Raise Funding During Pandemic
Governor Reynolds Apologizes For Test Iowa Delays
City of Des Moines Using Federal Money to Pandemic Relief
Parents Petition Against Des Moines Public Schools' Virtual Graduation
Boil order posted for part of southwest Polk County
Body pulled from Des Moines River identified as missing teen
Iowa COVID-19 coronavirus cases near 10,000
How Quickly Will The Economy Rebound?
Iowans End Shelter In Place
Big Ten Conference Extends Covid-19 Pandemic Moratorium
Woman Speaks Out After Bloody Fight and Emergency Landing in Des Moines
Aaron Putze Tells Us About the Iowa Food and Family Project
Des Moines Man Faces Sex Abuse Charges
A Wedding Suit Update From a Morning Show Listener!
Six Residents at Iowa Disabled Center Test Positive For COVID-19
Ankeny Mother Arrested for Child Endangerment
Iowa Corrections Department Reports Work Release Escapee in Des Moines
Iowa Infectious Disease Doctor Critical of Gov. Reynolds For Opening State
528 New COVID-19 Cases, 9 Deaths Reported in Iowa
Police Recover Body in The Des Moines River
Another New Daily High in Iowa COVID-19 Cases Reported
Des Moines police officer tests positive for coronavirus
Cedar Rapids Police charge man in Friday morning homicide
Iowa sees single-day high number of new COVID-19 cases
The Final Donut And The Challenge Of Working From Home
How To Boost Morale During The Covid-19 Outbreak
Coronavirus shutdowns pushing Midwest economy into recession
How Has Technology Been Impacting Our Lives With Social Distancing?
Get to Know the Month of May!
Some Iowa Restaurants Preparing To Reopen Friday
Big Losses Adding Up at Iowa's 3 State Universities
Program Test Iowa is Based On Called "Potential Public Health Disaster"
Inmate in Clarinda Latest in Growing COVID-19 Cases in Iowa Prisons