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30th anniversary of paperboy's disappearance just ahead

Eugene Martin disappeared while delivering newspapers in 1984.

Fiery crash reported along Interstate 35

Traffic was funneled into one lane around the crash scene.

Police: Man took photos, texted friends about crimes

This is what police found on the photos.

Iowa cropland hits record value per acre

A new report was released Friday by the USDA.

Complaint over loud campers leads to wanted teen

Deputies were called to the campground at 12:29 a.m.

9 Iowa State Fair grandstand acts that didn't make money

One concert lost more than $107,690.

Iowa sales tax holiday going on right now

The two-day period lets you buy clothing and shoes with no sales tax.

7 years ago today, it happened during PM rush hour

Thirteen people died and 145 were hurt.

Former court worker pleads not guilty to sexual abuse

Authorities say the case involved a 14-year-old client.

Woman hurt in car vs. train crash

Authorities are investigating the crash.

'Die-in' planned at Des Moines Federal Building today

Groups will start at the State Capitol and march to the Federal Building.

Update on 44 animals removed from homes police couldn't enter

Firefighters in hazardous material suits were called to the homes.

Driver charged in serious highway hit-and-run crash

A man was ejected from his vehicle when it flipped over on the highway.

Would these changes get you involved in Iowa Caucuses?

The proposal is being reviewed Friday.

After trip to find fix for dog sprayed by skunk, family finds this

A driver spotted the flames and called 911.

Helicopter called in to find girls lost in cornfield

The girls went out to pick corn and disappeared.

City considers urban deer hunting

The Department of Natural Resources says controlled hunting is allowed in 18 Iowa communities and 25 state and county parks.

Report: Midwest economy slumps in July

A monthly economic survey index for nine Midwestern and Plains states has slumped after hitting a three-year high a month earlier.

Neighbors upset after officer shoots pelican

Some residents are expressing surprise at a police sergeant's decision to shoot and kill a pelican they had named Wilbur.

ISU solar car places third despite setbacks

Police pulls over Iowa State University’s solar car team during the American Solar Challenge, and the team runs into more problems during the journey.

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