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Police provide new update on escaped inmate search

Kenny Bevard was being taken to Dallas County when he escaped.

Manager stole $80,000 from business, police say

The manager was responsible for making all deposits for the business.

Police holding $48,000 from traffic stop

The driver says police wrongfully seized the money.

Police: Pair set fire to bar to collect insurance money

A bar and bowling alley owner and one of her employees have been accused of setting a fire to collect insurance money.

Investigators: Teen used gasoline to start house fire

Authorities say a 16-year-old boy is linked to a house fire earlier this month.

New outdoor field at UI to open this year

A new outdoor field for the University of Iowa's marching band and other programs is scheduled to open this year.

Plan your holiday weekend around this forecast

We have two chances for storms that may impact your outdoor plans this weekend.

Prosecutor says 6 felon voting cases will proceed

A prosecutor pursuing several cases against felons charged with voting illegally says an Iowa Supreme Court ruling shouldn't impact them.

Shots ring out as police shooting unfolds on video

Authorities say the man pulled a gun from his pants, raised it and pointed it at officers.

Democrats consider expanding caucus access

Democrats are looking to expand access to Iowa's presidential caucuses to people who are typically unable to attend them.

Board president says he felt like he had a gun to his head

The chair of PERB says aids to the governor pressured the board to hire a friend of the administration.

Attorney calls for mistrial after witness says this ...

Dr. Daniel Baldi is charged with nine counts of involuntary manslaughter.

Man from speeding car throws knife at people on porch

They yelled at the driver to slow down ...

More arrests reported in VEISHEA disturbance

Three more people were charged with criminal mischief.

Singer's lost songs on Iowa radio station being released

The recordings will be released next month.

Active meth lab found in hospital parking lot

Police found not only drug making materials, but say meth was being made in the car.

Vote just happened on new Iowa casino proposal

Two new casinos are being proposed.

Message on bathroom wall leads to criminal charges

The message was found at a high school.

20 named to task force to decide VEISHEA's future

The annual ISU event was cancelled last week after a student was seriously hurt during a riot.

Experts: Teen competent for murder trial

Two psychiatric experts say an 18-year-old suspect is competent to stand trial on a charge that he killed his 5-year-old foster brother in western Iowa's Harrison County.

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