For commuters on Highway 5, it's impossible to miss: A booming construction site on the southeast corner of West Des Moines. Microsoft's new high-tech data center is taking shape.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Mon, Mar 2 2015 @ 11:29 PM
The Oskaloosa Lions Club received a grant of 100 books Friday. Lion Susan Stearns drove to Camp Dodge in Johnston, Iowa, to receive the books, which were granted by the Pi Beta Phi Fraternity of Service of Des Moines.
Osky News, Mon, Mar 2 2015 @ 09:39 AM
A winter storm is taking aim at the Midwest and will bring measurable snow to Central Iowa starting Wednesday morning. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect at 9 a.m. Wednesday and continues until 9 p.m. Des Moines, Ames, Marshalltown, Fort Dodge and Ottumwa are all included in the warned area.
WHO-TV Des Moines, Tue, Feb 24 2015 @ 06:57 PM
A House-Senate conference committee appears no closer to a compromise on school funding than ever before despite the second meeting held Tuesday morning. Senate Education Committee Chair Herman Quirmbach claims they've come down two-percent already to four-percent increase, so, now, "the ball" is in the Republicans' "court".
WHO-AM Des Moines, Tue, Mar 3 2015 @ 05:40 PM
The Polk County Sheriff's Office says a body found in a creek near a wrecked car is that of a missing Oskaloosa woman. On Saturday, officials identified the body as that of 45-year-old Sallie West, who was reported missing on Monday.
KWWL-TV Waterloo, Sat, Feb 28 2015 @ 06:11 PM
Police charged a 30-year-old man with first-degree murder Monday after authorities say he shot and killed his neighbor Sunday evening. Patrick Kirwin appeared in the Polk County Jail court Monday morning for the shooting death of his neighbor, 35-year-old Mark Hruska.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Mon, Mar 2 2015 @ 06:36 PM
Thirty-year-old Patrick Kirwan is charged with first degree murder and is being held in the Polk County Jail. Police say the shooting happened at 321 East Diehl Avenue around 5:00 p.m. When officers arrived, they found a 35-year-old man inside the home dead from gunshot wounds.
WHO-TV Des Moines, Mon, Mar 2 2015 @ 06:09 AM
We begin tonight near Grimes, where dive teams discovered a body in a creek near a submerged car. It all happened in Little Beaver Creek near Highway 141.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Sat, Feb 28 2015 @ 07:51 AM