Local News from KCCI

Local News From KCCI

The latest local news headlines from KCCI News Channel 8.

Mayor, three council members all resign at once

Voters won't be able to fill the empty seats until December.

Mobile speed camera locations this week

The mobile traffic enforcement cameras are moved around the city and county daily.  

Car ends up all the way inside Casey's store

The crash damage is estimated at up to $50,000.

Man shot during arrest has now died, police say

Beeler died overnight at a hospital.

Mother of shooting victim: 'She can rest now'

Police tracked down a man Friday who they believe is responsible for firing a stray bullet that killed a 19-year-old in May.

Ames PD asking for help finding ISU student

She was last seen Sept. 8.

Mother says baby sitter 'lost it,' threw baby on the ground

A baby sitter in Kansas City has been charged with child abuse after a 7-month-old boy turns up at a hospital with fractures to his skull.

2013 carbon emissions numbers released

The International Global Carbon Project team published how much carbon pollution was emitted in 2013 compared to years past.

Man dies almost 2 weeks after shooting

A northwest Iowa man who was shot twice in the chest earlier this month died Sunday morning.

Man arrested, charged in homicide of 19-year-old

Des Moines police have made an arrest in a homicide that happened in May.

Hundreds of veterans get free pot

A group of organizers say hundreds of military veterans received free marijuana during a special giveaway this weekend.

Man leads police on chase, facing multiple charges

A man led police on a high-speed chase just before 3 a.m. Sunday.

University awarded $1M to improve wind turbines

Engineers at one university have the chance to make a big difference in the wind energy industry.

Some Iowans are getting free smoke detectors

Volunteers went door to door Saturday with one goal: to prevent fires and save lives.

Old riverboat casino to be removed soon

Sioux City officials say the old Argosy riverboat casino might not be removed before the deadline.

Branstad campaign sets more modest goals

Gov. Terry Branstad's re-election campaign promises are far less ambitious than his previous campaigns.

GM, Chrysler recalls hundreds of thousands of vehicles

GM recalls 221,558 sedans, and Chrysler is recalling nearly 189,000 SUVs.

Branstad, Hatch face off in second debate

This is the second debate between the two candidates this election season.

Police search for suspect in home burglary

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a burglary suspect.

120 mph chase races down 3 major interstates

The arrest was captured live on KCCI 8 News at Noon.

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