Iowa State University has turned away more than 200 applications for on-campus living due to a housing shortage.The Des Moines Register reports that nearly 12,500 students signed up to live on campus this fall. University officials are now planning to build another residence hall due to the record number of housing applications.More than 400 students will temporarily live in makeshift dorm rooms set up in the common spaces of residence halls. The university also leased space in several apartm... More>>
A Sioux City man, who's serving a 15-year sentence for the brutal beating of a boy at a local bus stop, has failed to return to a local work release facility. More>>
Calm prevailed overnight in Ferguson, Missouri. Protesters still took to the streets, but the violent clashes with police that marred previous marches was absent. More>>
Tuesday night, the Wayne City Council approved a plan to construct a new pool at the community activity center. More>>
A new report says Nebraska's 2014 high school graduates scored higher on the ACT college entrance exam than students nationally and better than the state's 2013 graduates. The Nebraska Education Department says Nebraska's average ACT composite score was 21.7, seven-tenths of a point higher than the national average of 21.0 out of a possible score of 36. Nebraska's 2013 figure was 21.5.Statewide, 17,768 graduating seniors took the test, or 86 percent. That's up from 84 percent last year.Most M... More>>
The ISIS militants who've terrorized Iraq appear to have killed their first American victim. More>>
Along with weather extremes including floods and drought, experts say a warmer Iowa climate also could boost the population of ticks, mosquitoes and fire ants and make poison ivy more potent. More>>
The Southern Hills Hy-Vee was happy to host the "Ice Bucket Challenge," which was put to the Sioux City City Council by KTIV's Station Manager Bridget Breen.
If you were in Storm Lake this evening, you probably noticed plenty of sirens and flashing lights throughout the community. Don't worry, it was just a drill. More>>
The Attorney defending a northwest Iowa day care provider charged with murder is asking that interviews and text messages taken when she was detained in Minnehaha County, South Dakota be thrown out. More>>
If your child is 12-years-old or under, follow the link to print out the coloring picture of the month.More >>
If your child is 12-years-old or under, follow the link to print out the coloring picture of the month.
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