• North Dakota urges court to halt Dakota Access Pipeline shutdown By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    NORTH DAKOTA URGES COURT TO HALT DAKOTA ACCESS PIPELINE SHUTDOWN

    North Dakota is urging a federal appeals court to block a judge's order to shut down the Dakota Access Pipeline.

  • Former Iowa counselor charged with sexual abuse, exploitation of child By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    FORMER IOWA COUNSELOR CHARGED WITH SEXUAL ABUSE, EXPLOITATION OF CHILD

    A former counselor at a residential treatment facility for minors has been charged with sexual abuse and exploitation of one of the...

  • ISU study shows pandemic had greater impact on unemployment By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    ISU STUDY SHOWS PANDEMIC HAD GREATER IMPACT ON UNEMPLOYMENT

    A new Iowa State study shows coronavirus had a bigger impact on unemployment than previously thought.

  • Incoming storms have severe potential By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    INCOMING STORMS HAVE SEVERE POTENTIAL

    Please be weather aware Tuesday as strong storms expected to move through Iowa have severe potential.

  • Incoming storms have severe potential By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    INCOMING STORMS HAVE SEVERE POTENTIAL

    The latest KCCI weather forecast.

  • Grant Imahara, host of MythBusters, dies at 49 By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    GRANT IMAHARA, HOST OF MYTHBUSTERS, DIES AT 49

    Grant Imahara, an electrical engineer who co-hosted "MythBusters" as well as the Netflix show "White Rabbit Project," has died. He...

  • West Des Moines school board approves 'Return to Learn' program By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    WEST DES MOINES SCHOOL BOARD APPROVES 'RETURN TO LEARN' PROGRAM

    The plan was selected over another hybrid option including an on-site learning plan and online learning.

  • 'All I wanted was one win': North stares down epic losing streak By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    'ALL I WANTED WAS ONE WIN': NORTH STARES DOWN EPIC LOSING STREAK

    Hear how the North Polar Bears overcame five straight years of nothing but blowout losses.

  • Investigation into kidnapping, deaths of Evansdale cousins active 8 years later By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    INVESTIGATION INTO KIDNAPPING, DEATHS OF EVANSDALE COUSINS ACTIVE 8 YEARS LATER

    Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook vanished on July 13, 2012.

  • Scattered storms expected Tuesday afternoon By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    SCATTERED STORMS EXPECTED TUESDAY AFTERNOON

    Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz has the latest forecast.

  • Central Iowa schools roll out plans for 'Return to Learn' this fall By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    CENTRAL IOWA SCHOOLS ROLL OUT PLANS FOR 'RETURN TO LEARN' THIS FALL

    Central Iowa schools have begun to release their Return to Learn plans for this fall. Check the list to see if your school is mentioned.

  • Teachers association shares classroom concerns as districts plan for COVID-19 By KCCI   -   Jul 14, 2020

    TEACHERS ASSOCIATION SHARES CLASSROOM CONCERNS AS DISTRICTS PLAN FOR COVID-19

    The Iowa State Education Association said it wishes back-to-school guidance came from the state level.

  • Retirement brings the end of an era at Beneventi Chevrolet Service By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    RETIREMENT BRINGS THE END OF AN ERA AT BENEVENTI CHEVROLET SERVICE

    Don Beneventi has sold and collected Chevrolets at his family's 88-year-old dealership in Granger for decades.

  • Footage of Court Avenue crowds prompts COVID-19 concerns By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    FOOTAGE OF COURT AVENUE CROWDS PROMPTS COVID-19 CONCERNS

    A spike in cases has been attributed to young Iowans, and there is some concern the spread is happening via bars.

  • Deadline to file, pay federal taxes fast approaching By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    DEADLINE TO FILE, PAY FEDERAL TAXES FAST APPROACHING

    The deadline for Federal returns is July 15.

  • Pleasant Monday evening before storm chances return By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    PLEASANT MONDAY EVENING BEFORE STORM CHANCES RETURN

    Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz has the latest forecast.

  • Nicole Thea, 24-year-old YouTube star, dies along with unborn child By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    NICOLE THEA, 24-YEAR-OLD YOUTUBE STAR, DIES ALONG WITH UNBORN CHILD

    "Our hearts are truly broken," her family said, "and we are struggling to cope with what has happened."

  • Man charged with first-degree murder in shooting of Sir William Bekish By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    MAN CHARGED WITH FIRST-DEGREE MURDER IN SHOOTING OF SIR WILLIAM BEKISH

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office announced an arrest Monday in the shooting death of Sir William Bekish.

  • 'We need more time': Florida teachers protest reopening schools in August By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    'WE NEED MORE TIME': FLORIDA TEACHERS PROTEST REOPENING SCHOOLS IN AUGUST

    "Gambling with the children is not only bad politics. It's immoral," one of the protesters said.

  • California closing bars, suspending indoor activities like watching movies at theaters, dining at restaurants By KCCI   -   Jul 13, 2020

    CALIFORNIA CLOSING BARS, SUSPENDING INDOOR ACTIVITIES LIKE WATCHING MOVIES AT THEATERS, DINING AT RESTAURANTS

    Citing an increase in coronavirus cases and hospitalizations, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Monday rolled back the state's reopening.