The right way to set a table for any occasion

THE RIGHT WAY TO SET A TABLE FOR ANY OCCASION

These tips will help you whether you're serving up a formal dinner or a casual lunch.

Young and Schafer talk about farmers while campaigning for Iowa's 3rd district

YOUNG AND SCHAFER TALK ABOUT FARMERS WHILE CAMPAIGNING FOR IOWA'S 3RD DISTRICT

Two Republicans are fighting for the seat currently held by Rep. Cindy Axne.

 
 
 
'We must do better': ISU Chief of Police responds to George Floyd's death

'WE MUST DO BETTER': ISU CHIEF OF POLICE RESPONDS TO GEORGE FLOYD'S DEATH

"Everyone must be treated with dignity and respect."

ARL shares video of kittens after they were put in a box and set on fire

ARL SHARES VIDEO OF KITTENS AFTER THEY WERE PUT IN A BOX AND SET ON FIRE

The kittens are scheduled to have surgery Thursday morning and the ARL is asking for donations to assist with the medical procedures.

 
 
 
DNR explains current social distancing status for parks, campgrounds

DNR EXPLAINS CURRENT SOCIAL DISTANCING STATUS FOR PARKS, CAMPGROUNDS

Chad Kelchen, state park supervisor, said he's hopeful restrictions will continue to be lifted so more people can get out, camp and...

Play ball! DSM schools will participate in baseball & softball

PLAY BALL! DSM SCHOOLS WILL PARTICIPATE IN BASEBALL & SOFTBALL

School officials said practices will resume on Monday, June 1.

 
 
 
Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

PASSENGER WALKS AWAY FROM ALMOST $139K AFTER BEING QUESTIONED AT BOSTON AIRPORT

The man originally claimed it was just $1,500, state police said.

Oskaloosa care facility confirms 3 additional COVID-19 deaths

OSKALOOSA CARE FACILITY CONFIRMS 3 ADDITIONAL COVID-19 DEATHS

Crystal Heights Care Center confirmed to KCCI that nine of its residents have died since the pandemic began.

 
 
 
Record COVID-19 testing, spike in positive cases reported in NW Iowa

RECORD COVID-19 TESTING, SPIKE IN POSITIVE CASES REPORTED IN NW IOWA

Gov. Kim Reynolds updated Iowans on an increase in COVID-19 cases in northwest Iowa, and the status of the TestIowa program.

Play Ball! DSM schools will participate in baseball & softball

PLAY BALL! DSM SCHOOLS WILL PARTICIPATE IN BASEBALL & SOFTBALL

School officials said practices will resume on Monday, June 1.

 
 
 
UPDATE: Woman found dead in Grimes home died of natural causes

UPDATE: WOMAN FOUND DEAD IN GRIMES HOME DIED OF NATURAL CAUSES

A more than month-long investigation has shown that a woman found dead inside her house near Grimes died of natural causes.

Johnston to test warning sirens after failure during tornado

JOHNSTON TO TEST WARNING SIRENS AFTER FAILURE DURING TORNADO

Johnston officials said warning sirens will be tested Wednesday after some of them failed to sound during Monday's EF1 tornado.

 
 
 
Reynolds hosts COVID-19 news conference after easing more restrictions

REYNOLDS HOSTS COVID-19 NEWS CONFERENCE AFTER EASING MORE RESTRICTIONS

Gov. Kim Reynolds holds a news conference on the status of COVID-19 a day after announcing the easing of more restrictions in Iowa.

COVID-19 UPDATE: 21 deaths, 595 new cases reported Wednesday

COVID-19 UPDATE: 21 DEATHS, 595 NEW CASES REPORTED WEDNESDAY

The Iowa Department of Public Health releases the latest data on COVID-19 in the state in real time.

 
 
 
Adventureland Park announces plans to reopen in phases

ADVENTURELAND PARK ANNOUNCES PLANS TO REOPEN IN PHASES

Adventureland Park in Altoona plans to open in phases to keep workers and guests safe.

Scattered storms likely Wednesday

SCATTERED STORMS LIKELY WEDNESDAY

The latest KCCI weather forecast.

 
 
 
Des Moines police search for man accused of stealing from fire victims

DES MOINES POLICE SEARCH FOR MAN ACCUSED OF STEALING FROM FIRE VICTIMS

Police said the man entered the damaged building before the fire victims could retrieve their items.

Wednesday mostly cloudy with showers to the southeast

WEDNESDAY MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS TO THE SOUTHEAST

Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz has the latest forecast.

 
 
 
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield employees allege discrimination in lawsuit

WELLMARK BLUE CROSS AND BLUE SHIELD EMPLOYEES ALLEGE DISCRIMINATION IN LAWSUIT

The employees reported experiencing racial discrimination at work and retaliation after complaining to management about the treatment.

Iowa mother says losing CFI would take her 'lifeline' away

IOWA MOTHER SAYS LOSING CFI WOULD TAKE HER 'LIFELINE' AWAY

Children & Families of Iowa faces a nearly $500,000 shortfall in its 2020 operating budget.

 
 
 



Poll shows half of Americans would get a COVID-19 vaccine

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3-year-old boy honored for quick-thinking that saved neighbor trapped in...

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Historic SpaceX astronaut launch scrubbed

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LeBron James joins chorus of athletes speaking out about killing of George Floyd

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Passenger walks away from almost $139K after being questioned at Boston airport

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NASA chief ‘all in' for Tom Cruise to film on International Space Station

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Protesters rally in support of George Floyd in Sacramento

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Disney proposes mid-July reopening of theme parks

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53-year-old tortoise adopted after owner dies of COVID-19

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Black Lives Matter protestors march through downtown L.A., block 101 Fwy

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