Iowa DPH: Iowa's total pandemic deaths reach 5,857

IOWA DPH: IOWA'S TOTAL PANDEMIC DEATHS REACH 5,857

The Iowa Department of Public Health releases the latest coronavirus data in real-time. KCCI provides a daily snapshot of the past...

Books that touched on race were among the most challenged as inappropriate for libraries in 2020

BOOKS THAT TOUCHED ON RACE WERE AMONG THE MOST CHALLENGED AS INAPPROPRIATE FOR LIBRARIES IN 2020

As the nation attempted a reckoning in 2020 over the issue of race in the wake of the killing of George Floyd, parents took issue with...

 
 
 
Police: Pedestrian killed in overnight crash on Hubbell Avenue

POLICE: PEDESTRIAN KILLED IN OVERNIGHT CRASH ON HUBBELL AVENUE

Police said officers arrived to find a man dead at the scene.

Videocast: Picture Perfect

VIDEOCAST: PICTURE PERFECT

Sunshine

 
 
 
Sun to come out Sunday

SUN TO COME OUT SUNDAY

Meteorologist Jason Sydejko brings the latest in KCCI weather.

WATCH: More than 100 Iowa National Guard soldiers return to Iowa from Middle East

WATCH: MORE THAN 100 IOWA NATIONAL GUARD SOLDIERS RETURN TO IOWA FROM MIDDLE EAST

Get the tissues ready because this homecoming is heartwarming!

 
 
 
New Dubuque mural looks to energize conversations around racial justice

NEW DUBUQUE MURAL LOOKS TO ENERGIZE CONVERSATIONS AROUND RACIAL JUSTICE

A picture taken in the 1960s in Memphis, Tennessee during the Civil Rights Movement is the inspiration for downtown Dubuque's newest...

Bank error in your favor? Lawsuit says no for woman accused of refusing to return $1.2 million

BANK ERROR IN YOUR FAVOR? LAWSUIT SAYS NO FOR WOMAN ACCUSED OF REFUSING TO RETURN $1.2 MILLION

A former sheriff's dispatcher has been arrested and accused of refusing to return more than $1.2 million that had been accidentally...

 
 
 
Law enforcement recovers body from Des Moines River

LAW ENFORCEMENT RECOVERS BODY FROM DES MOINES RIVER

Authorities told KCCI they believe it's connected to an incident last month in which reports say a man jumped into the river after...

Reynolds responds to death of ISP Sgt. Jim Smith

REYNOLDS RESPONDS TO DEATH OF ISP SGT. JIM SMITH

Reynolds has issued flags be lowered to half-staff in remembrance of Smith on the day of interment.

 
 
 
Police: 3 injured in Court Avenue shooting

POLICE: 3 INJURED IN COURT AVENUE SHOOTING

The Des Moines Police Department is investigating a shooting on Court Avenue.

Videocast: Soggy Saturday for Some

VIDEOCAST: SOGGY SATURDAY FOR SOME

Showers on the Way

 
 
 
High schools restrict guests, add masks for prom this year

HIGH SCHOOLS RESTRICT GUESTS, ADD MASKS FOR PROM THIS YEAR

Some students are unhappy with the next restrictions in place for prom this year, but schools are focused on safety first.

Rep. Miller-Meeks sounds off on vaccine passports

REP. MILLER-MEEKS SOUNDS OFF ON VACCINE PASSPORTS

Gov. Kim Reynolds stated earlier this week that she's taking a stand against vaccine passports. Now, Republican Congresswoman Mariannette...

 
 
 
Victim's family calls for harsher punishment for teen that caused fatal crash

VICTIM'S FAMILY CALLS FOR HARSHER PUNISHMENT FOR TEEN THAT CAUSED FATAL CRASH

Troy Matice was killed last year in a crash after a 15-year-old failed to yield. Now, Matice's family is calling for harsher charges.

George Floyd's death: What we learned during the 2nd week of Derek Chauvin's trial

GEORGE FLOYD'S DEATH: WHAT WE LEARNED DURING THE 2ND WEEK OF DEREK CHAUVIN'S TRIAL

Here are some of the major pieces of testimony during the second week of the trial.

 
 
 
Friday evening cold and chilly, rain returns Saturday

FRIDAY EVENING COLD AND CHILLY, RAIN RETURNS SATURDAY

Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz has the latest forecast.

Doctors: Coronavirus variant causes more severe symptoms

DOCTORS: CORONAVIRUS VARIANT CAUSES MORE SEVERE SYMPTOMS

"To be clear, for those who are not vaccinated this means that you are substantially more likely to become infected with COVID now...

 
 
 
Movie Review: 'Thunder Force'

MOVIE REVIEW: 'THUNDER FORCE'

McCarthy and Spencer team up to fight evil in new comedy

Man arrested at Des Moines protest acquitted of charge

MAN ARRESTED AT DES MOINES PROTEST ACQUITTED OF CHARGE

A man arrested last spring during a protest in Des Moines calling attention to racial injustice has been acquitted of a misdemeanor...

 
 
 



U.K. Coronavirus Strain Does Not Lead To More Severe Illness And Death...

U.K. Coronavirus Strain Does Not Lead To More Severe Illness And Death, Study Finds

The B.1.1.7 variant is now the most dominant version of the coronavirus in the U.S. (Image credit: Adrian Dennis/AFP via Getty Images) Read more ...

Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

Golden Knights rally after slow start, beat Kings 4-2

LOS ANGELES - Max Pacioretty scored his 300th career goal, Mark Stone had a goal and an assis, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-2 on Monday night. Read more ...

Rantanen scores twice, Avalanche beat Coyotes 4-2

Rantanen scores twice, Avalanche beat Coyotes 4-2

DENVER - Mikko Rantanen had two goals and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Arizona Coyotes 4-2 Monday night for their eighth victory in nine games. Read more ...

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

Ohtani's 3 RBIs Trout's HR leads Angels over Royals 10-3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Shohei Ohtani had three hits and three RBIs, and Mike Trout hit a two-run homer, leading the Los Angeles Angels over the Kansas City Royals 10-3 Monday night. Read more ...

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

Urías drives in 3 on pinch-hit double, Brewers down Cubs 6-3

MILWAUKEE - Pinch-hitter Luis Urías drove in three runs with a go-ahead double and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six times in the sixth inning to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on... Read more ...

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

Curry passes Chamberlain for most points in Warriors history

SAN FRANCISCO - Stephen Curry passed Wilt Chamberlain for the most points in Warriors franchise history Monday night in Golden State's game against the Denver Nuggets. Read more ...

‘He Just Made You Feel Better': Daunte Wright's Loved Ones Gather With...

‘He Just Made You Feel Better': Daunte Wright's Loved Ones Gather With Hundreds For Vigil

MINNEAPOLIS - Hundreds attended a vigil Monday night at the place where 20-year-old Daunte Wright died. A replica of the statue that held space at George Floyd Square now sits... Read more ...

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Brandon Hagel scored 1:25 into overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat Columbus 4-3 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win over the Blue Jackets. Read more ...

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Attorney for Ariel Young's family speaks out after Britt Reid charged

Tom Porto says 5-year-old cannot walk or talk Read more ...

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

Kyle Higashioka's monster two-homer night lifts Yankees over Blue Jays

DUNEDIN, Fla. - Kyle Higashioka was behind the plate on Monday primarily because of how well he works with Gerrit Cole. And while the battery was excellent again against the... Read more ...