The legislature doesn't convene until next January, but, the Governor says he's already laying the groundwork for a possible hike in the fuel tax. Terry Branstad says he's already spoken with the Senate Majority Leader Michael Gronstal and will speak with other leaders of both parties in both chambers about raising more money to repair or replace Iowa's roads and bridges.
WHO-AM Des Moines, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 04:56 PM
"This one is from the 70s," says the West Des Moines 10-year-old, holding a small replica of an old Iowa football helmet. "This was something that we had to work towards," says his mother, Ronda, "and he dealt with disappointment in the prior years."
WHO-TV Des Moines, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 01:21 AM
Community activists plan to hold a peaceful rally Tuesday night at the Polk County Courthouse in response to the grand jury's decision to not indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Many of the activists have been to Ferguson to protest the handling of this case and Monday night KCCI was with them, watching as the verdict was read.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 12:18 AM
DES MOINES, Iowa- Des Moines police are investigating a possible connection between a home invasion and a shooting reported just minutes apart. Officers were called to a home on 24th St. at 1:20 AM.
WHO-TV Des Moines, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 08:56 PM
The Community First Credit Union board of directors has named Jeff Rose, a 30-year executive in the banking industry, as president/CEO of the 16-branch, Ottumwa-based credit union. Rose, who most recently was president/CEO of Southeast National Bank in the Quad Cities for almost four years, will begin his new duties immediately.
The Washington Evening Journal, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 05:55 PM
The Iowa Agriculture Secretary trying to find "a silver lining" in the E-P-A's decision to delay implementation of a "weaker" Renewable Fuels Standard. Bill Northey's still not happy with all the "uncertainty" surrounding the R-F-S, but, he's "keeping his fingers crossed".
WHO-AM Des Moines, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 05:09 PM