The latest local news headlines from KCCI News Channel 8.
A group of teenagers created a special prom for her while she was too sick to attend the school dance.
Marshalltown teacher Carissa Bryant was arrested and charged with public intoxication on Wednesday.
State troopers said a woman was very lucky to suffer only minor injuries when a piece of lumber crashed through her windshield Thursday afternoon.
Testimony continues in the trial for a man accused of killing his former girlfriend's 5-year-old daughter.
An eight-year-old in Blairsburg, Iowa is getting national attention.
An Iowa teacher has been arrested and charged with public intoxication after she was allegedly drunk while teaching students earlier this week.
Iowa fire officials have concluded the cause of a house fire in Fort Dodge that killed a woman and two young children cannot be determined.
The parents of a detainee killed after escaping from an Iowa State Patrol car have filed a legal claim alleging a trooper violated policy in leaving him unattended.
Layoff notices are going out to employees at a state mental health institution in Mount Pleasant that is slated for closure.
Ernst issued a request on Feb. 23 following the death of 41-year-old Richard Miles.
A metro suburb is reporting a wave of burglaries that are happening while residents are in their homes.
An Iowa man has made a deal with prosecutors and pleaded guilty to accusations that he sexually abused a mentally disabled person at a residential care facility.
A pipe went through the grill, radiator, battery and firewall of the car before going through her pelvis area and into the back seat.
A House committee has approved Gov. Terry Branstad's broadband bill, but made several key changes in how the legislation will support expanding high-speed Internet in Iowa.
His family had asked for an autopsy to ensure officers didn't play a role in his death.
An Iowa State House of Representatives committee has approved a bill that would lower the age at which children in Iowa could use guns with a parent’s supervision.
Grinnell College is facing scrutiny in the national news for how it handles sexual assault cases on campus.
Iowa State University President Steven Leath decided to end VEISHEA, the annual campus celebration, after the latest incident of violence during VEISHEA week last year.
Do state workers and officials use their government accounts, or do they use their own personal accounts for government business?
Charges against a Des Moines school employee for sexual exploitation have been dropped.