The latest local news headlines from KCCI News Channel 8.
Winter heating costs are significantly higher than in previous winters, officials say.
Kevin Cooney's story for KCCI 8 News at 6 p.m.
Cracking down on bullying in Iowa schools has been a priority this year.
The teacher turned himself in to authorities Friday at noon.
The child was flown to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.
The move is part of the university's plan to combat sexual assaults.
A photographer was fined for using a drone to take video.
Parents and students will have a chance to meet two finalists for the new superintendent.
A prominent real estate developer has started serving a one year prison sentence after being convicted of embezzling money from business partnerships he managed.
A consultant says Iowa should focus on reinvesting in existing casinos rather than license any new operations.
Pieces of sports wheelchairs stolen from a YMCA parking lot have been found a few miles away.
A 49-year-old woman has pleaded not guilty to several charges in a child sexual abuse case.
Many of the host families still keep in close touch with their former students.
More than 20 homes were without water Thursday, and some residents are improvising.
An Iowa community is considering installing solar panels to power its wastewater treatment plant.
A spike in synthetic drug use locally is affecting hospitals and treatment centers.
The car hit a patch of ice and went out of control.
A search was launched after the boy didn't return home after school.
The dinosaur museum and camp would span four acres.
The commission is meeting this morning.