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  1. Police charge 2nd person in Des Moines homicideRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Police announced Monday that detectives had charged 18-year-old Molly Elizabeth Peter, of Des Moines, with first-degree murder, attempted murder and robbery. The charges followed the Friday arrest of 26-year-old Des Moines resident Larry Deandre Ratliff Jr., who also is charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder.

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  2. Man's body recovered from pond in UrbandaleRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A dive team has recovered the body of a man from a pond in the Des Moines suburb of Urbandale. Police were first called to the Extended Stay America hotel around 9 p.m. Saturday, where a man reported that his brother and another man had been swimming in the pond near the hotel when one of them went missing.

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  3. Police investigating shooting death near Des MoinesRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Police in a suburb of Des Moines, Iowa, say they're seeking a man for questioning in the shooting death of a woman during a suspected domestic disturbance. Johnston Police Chief Dennis McDaniel says the victim died at the scene of the shooting about 8 p.m. Saturday at the Providence Pointe apartment complex.

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  4. More Read the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A state senator is back at the Iowa Capitol after a brief illness that resulted in him being taken by ambulance to a Des Moines hospital. Sen. Rich Taylor, a Democrat from Mount Pleasant, says in a statement he was feeling "ill" Monday at the Capitol.

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  5. Iowa man charged with killing mom, dad and sisterRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A 20-year-old man has been charged in the killing of his mother, father and sister in their suburban Des Moines home. Iowa court records say Chase Nicholson faces three counts of first-degree murder and is being held on $3 million bail in the Polk County Jail.

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  6. Officials say hoverboard likely caused Iowa apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Fire officials are blaming a malfunctioning hoverboard for a fire that damaged an Urbandale apartment. Des Moines television station KCCI reports that the fire was reported around 10:40 a.m. Friday at the Ambassador West Apartments.

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  7. Central Iowa library offers patrons mobile Wi-Fi devicesRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Plenty of libraries offer patrons free connection to internet service. But one in central Iowa will let you take it with you.

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  8. Man sought at witness in Iowa slayings turns up in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Authorities say a man sought as a material witness in the slayings of his parents and sister in their suburban Des Moines home has surrendered in Missouri. The Polk County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that 20-year-old Chase Nicholson surrendered Friday morning to police in Neosho, Missouri.

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  9. Authorities investigating deaths of 3 in Des Moines suburbRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    State and county officers are investigating the deaths of three people who bodies were found inside a house on the outskirts of a Des Moines suburb. The Polk County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies sent to check on people at the Bondurant residence found the bodies around 9:30 p.m. Thursday.

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  10. News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 3:49 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Republicans in the Iowa House advanced a stringent 20-week abortion ban and 72-hour waiting period Wednesday, marking a victory for Iowa conservatives who have long-sought to restrict the practice. The chamber voted 55-41 for the legislation, which provides no exception for rape, incest or fatal fetal anomalies.

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  11. May sentencing set for man convicted in woman's heroin deathRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A man convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the heroin overdose death of a West Des Moines woman is scheduled to be sentenced next month. On Friday a Polk County jury also found 30-year-old Travis West guilty of delivery of a controlled substance.

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  12. News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press at 1:49 a.m. CDTRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    A fast-moving Iowa bill would eliminate the public's right to access 911 calls involving emergencies in which people are injured, sealing key information about public safety. The House passed the measure this month, and a Senate committee approved it Thursday.

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  13. Tablets let inmates go online at Polk County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Polk County Jail inmates are exploring the internet, watching movies and contacting loved ones through a pilot project that gives them access to tablet computers. The Des Moines Register reports that Telmate, a Fruitland, Idaho-based company, is providing 97 tablets free to the jail.

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  14. Judge moves trial of Iowa man charged with killing officersRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    An Iowa judge has moved the murder trial of a man charged in the killing of two police officers to another part of the state. Judge Karen Romano granted a change of venue to Scott Greene, ordering Tuesday that his trial be moved from central Iowa's Polk County to Dubuque County, in the east of the state.

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  15. Alleged cop killer's trial moved to Dubuque CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The trial for a man accused of killing two Des Moines area Police Officers is moved to Dubuque County, according to our affiliate WHO-TV.

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  16. Red Cross responds to five home fires overnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The American Red Cross Iowa Region responded to five home fires overnight on Tuesday in Cedar Rapids, Creston, Des Moines, Sioux City and Urbandale. Red Cross volunteers offered hope and help with immediate needs which may include shelter, food, clothing and replacement of eye glasses or medications to 12 Iowans.

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  17. Once-struggling public hospital in Iowa opens $22M additionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Leaders of a Des Moines public hospital are celebrating the opening of a four-story addition that is part of a $60 million plan to rebuild and expand the facility. The Des Moines Register reports that Broadlawns Medical Center, which is owned by Polk County taxpayers, has thrived in recent years after nearing financial collapse more than a decade ago.

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  18. Iowa Senate rejects ban on traffic cameras, backs new rulesRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Iowa Senate has approved a bill that would impose new rules for traffic enforcement cameras, but lawmakers rejected a proposed ban on the devices. The Des Moines Register reports the Senate approved the bill Wednesday night after amending it to retain the cameras and impose the new rules.

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  19. Ankeny council opts out of Polk County minimum wage hikeRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Des Moines Register reports that the council voted 4-1 Monday to keep the city at the state minimum wage of $7.25. In October county supervisors voted to increase the wage in Polk County to $10.75 an hour by January 2019.

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  20. Three Iowa animal groups receive grants to help animals during disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The ASPCA announces the recipients of this year's ASPCA Midwest Disaster Resiliency Grants. It's a program that provides local communities with much-needed funding, training, and equipment to better serve and assist animals and pet owners during and after disasters.

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