The latest local news headlines from KCCI News Channel 8.
A scout taking a picture of a border officer triggered the incident, witnesses say.
The Iowa Supreme Court rejected a request that the operation be allowed to remain open while its owners pursued court action.
A judge is considering the fate of a 20-year-old man accused of killing a former women's basketball standout.
Kristen Smith of Aurora, Colorado, is charged with kidnapping 4-day-old Kayden Powell Feb. 6 and abandoning him in Iowa.
Some parents are concerned that top performers won't be challenged.
An overnight fire forced residents out of their apartment and closed downtown streets.
About 800 Des Moines residents were left without power after a car hit a utility pole.
One of Des Moines’ oldest downtown companies will be shutting its doors Thursday as a part of the Keo Way renovations.
The event is also expected to draw 40,000 people, bringing in $47 million before they leave.
Divers found the body of Rich Gander in a cove just feet away from his fishing boat.
The crash happened during the 2014 National Balloon Classic near Indianola.
It's been a month and a half, but now the main artery through Ledges State Park is open.
Buy season tickets, win a free year of tuition.
Based on the more than 600 comments from our viewers and Facebook fans, the same ID dispute has happened to people in 28 Iowa Walmarts and six other states.
The story triggered close to 800 comments on our Facebook page.
An empty boat on the lake found Monday triggered the search.
The accident was reported at a park.
Police say he was passed out in front of the store.
Authorities said a person who bought the patches overdosed.
He had more than 10 previous convictions on various crimes.