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  1. Democrat Kim Weaver from Sheldon, IA wants rematch against Congressman KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Democrat Kim Weaver wants a rematch against U.S. Rep. Steve King after losing to the Republican congressman in 2016. The Des Moines Register reports Weaver announced Sunday she would challenge King in Iowa's 4th Congressional District in 2018.

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  2. Iowa Senate rejects ban on traffic cameras, backs new rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 23 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    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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  3. Federal Court rules against Des Moines Water Works in lawsuit against 3 northwest Iowa countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    He says "the state legislature should now spend its time addressing long-term solutions to our serious water problems instead of meddling in affairs best left to local communities." In March 2015, Des Moines Water Works' Board of Trustees filed a federal lawsuit against the Sac County Board of Supervisors, Buena Vista County Board of Supervisors and Calhoun County Board of Supervisors, in their capacities as trustees of 10 drainage districts.

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  4. Iowa agricultural officials say producers are prepared for potential bird flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Tens of thousand of chickens had to be destroyed at a chicken farm in Tennessee because of an outbreak of the virus. DES MOINES - Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey has highlighted the continued biosecurity efforts by Iowa turkey, egg and broiler farmers and the preparations undertaken on the state and federal level following the confirmation of highly pathogenic avian influenza in Tennessee and low pathogenicity avian influenza in Tennessee and Wisconsin in the past week.

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  5. The Ankeny, Iowa City Council has moved toward opting out of the Polk County minimum wage hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The Des Moines Register reports that the council Monday passed the first of three readings of an ordinance that would 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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  6. Workers Compensation rally held in Sioux CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The potential changes to workers compensation in Iowa was the topic of a rally in Sioux City Tuesday night. That rally was at the Wilbur Aalfs Library.

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  7. Collective bargaining debate continues for second day in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Both the Senate and the House returned to the capital Wednesday morning for the controversial bill that would eliminate most collective bargaining rights for unions. Republicans hold large majorities in both chambers and are expected to eventually pass the bill, although there could be changes and various procedural moves could delay the vote indefinitely.

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  8. Officials seek poacher who killed eagle; took head, talonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Iowa conservation officers say they're looking for a poacher who shot a bald eagle and removed its head and talons. The Des Moines Register reports that a hiker discovered the bird's carcass Wednesday in Yellow Banks County Park near the Des Moines River.

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  9. Iowa panel OKs bill that would ban traffic camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Iowa legislators are moving forward with a bill to ban traffic enforcement cameras, despite concerns from police that it could increase crashes. A three-person Senate Judiciary subcommittee unanimously approved legislation Wednesday that would remove traffic enforcement cameras from Iowa roadways.

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  10. RAGBRAI route released this weekend with event in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Last summer, RAGBRAI took a southern route through the Hawkeye state; rolling from Glenwood to Washington during it's seven day ride. RAGBRAI XLV Overnight Towns Announced On Saturday, January 21 Des Moines, IA The Des Moines Register and RAGBRAI will host the RAGBRAI Route Announcement Party this Saturday, January 21 in downtown Des Moines.

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  11. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The National Guard Bureau, Washington, D.C., has requested approximately 30 Soldiers and Airmen from the Iowa Army and Air National Guard to assist federal, state, and local agencies with supporting missions for the 58th Presidential Inauguration, to be held Friday, Jan. 20. The Iowa National Guard has mobilized Airmen from the 185th Air Refueling Wing based in Sioux City and the 132nd Wing in Des Moines, plus Soldiers and Airmen from the 71st Civil Support Team, also based in Des Moines. Duties will include logistical support of military personnel by the 185th ARW and 132nd Wing, plus support to civil authorities by the 71st CST.

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  12. Democrat Rich Leopold announces 2018 run for Iowa governorRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Democrat Rich Leopold, an ecologist and former director of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, says he plans to run for governor in 2018. Leopold, who is 52, holds degrees in animal ecology, biology and natural resources technology.

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  13. Democrats change strategy when it comes to ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Democrats have accepted political reality: they don't have nearly the power in Iowa or in Washington, D.C. to keep the nearly seven-year-old Affordable Care Act fully in place. They realize they can't just demand that Republicans keep President Obama's signature piece of legislation.

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  14. Most Iowa, Nebraska customers are power back, utilities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    Utility companies have restored power to most of their Iowa and Nebraska customers following the wet, windy weather on Christmas. The National Weather Service says gusts of 70 mph were recorded Sunday night at the Norfolk and Wayne airports in Nebraska, and gusts exceeding 60 mph cut power to more than 4,300 customers in the Sioux City, Iowa, area.

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  15. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The Iowa State Patrol have released new information on the cause of a November 15 bus crash at Business 75 and Outer Drive that critically injured a Hinton, Iowa man. According to officials, bus driver Jaime Pica was traveling northbound at 5:41 a.m. on November 15 before turning left onto Outer Drive, when he collided with Chad Plante's SUV.

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  16. A swipe of snow for Siouxland tonight into FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    After another above average day yesterday, our mild trend is going to continue as we step into our Thursday. Highs will once again be rising into the mid 40s under mostly sunny skies.

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  17. Madison, Neb. Couple Killed in Two-Vehicle AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The Madison County Sheriff's department says Martin and Norma Deets were killed in the two-vehicle accident on Madison's east side. Sheriff's officials say a minivan driven by Martin Deets was eastbound on 8th Street and trying to turn north onto Highway 81, when it struck the trailer of a northbound semi driven by Calvin Carter of Sioux Falls.

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  18. Bogoslof volcano erupts in AlaskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The Alaska Volcano Observatory reported a short-lived explosive eruption at Bogoslof, observed and reported by several pilots around December 20. A Morningside family was rescued from the rooftop of their burning home by Sioux City Fire Department on Wednesday night. The family of a fallen Des Moines officer is getting a big gift ahead of Christmas.

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  19. Woman who survived building collapse talks about ordealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The woman who was rescued from beneath the rubble of a collapsed building in downtown Sioux Falls is talking about her remarkable survival. Emily Fodness was sleeping in her family's third-floor loft as construction crews worked on remodeling the 100-year-old building below her about two weeks ago.

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  20. German police raid apartments in Berlin following deadly attack on a Christmas marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    German police raided apartments in Berlin overnight following this week's deadly truck attack on a Christmas market. German newspaper Die Welt reported, citing investigators, that German police commandos raided two apartments in Berlin's neighborhood of Kreuzberg Thursday but did not find the man suspected of involvement in the attack.

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