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FAA is investigating the crash of a crop-dusting helicopter in NE Video included

The federal aviation administration will investigate the crash of a crop-dusting helicopter in northeast Nebraska Thursday afternoon that injured the pilot and knocked power out to several towns. More>>

Sioux City's Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is open for business Video included

Sioux City's newest entertainment venue is open for business, with hundreds flooding the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on its opening night.

UPDATE: Sioux City officials release the cause of a fire that sent one man to the hospital Video included

Today, investigators say careless use of smoking materials started the fire in the basement. More>>

Jonathan Neunaber appeared before a judge and is formally charged with first-degree murder

The Akron, Iowa man charged with killing his mother made his first appearance before a Plymouth County judge Friday morning. More>>

Siouxland woman scheduled to appear in court on cattle theft charges

The second person accused in a cattle theft case in Siouxland has had their first court appearance scheduled. More>>

Norfolk's Music In The Park draws crowd for final summer concert Video included

A Norfolk summer concert series finished another season Thursday evening. More>>

CF Industries continues expansion project Video included

From the 38,000 square foot lunch tent, to the nearly two billion dollar price tag, everything about CF Industries Port Neal expansion project is big. More>>

HEALTHBEAT4: Benefits of folic acid Video included

Pregnant women are usually told by their doctor's to take their pre-natal vitamins. But, one local health organization says that advice usually comes too late. More>>

The Siouxland Chamber will bring in a military hero for this year's annual dinner

The Siouxland Chamber will bring in a military hero for this year's annual dinner. Thursday, chamber officials announced Marcus Luttrell will be the keynote speaker for the event in September. More>>

Emergency crews have found the girls they were searching for near Larchwood, IA

According to, the missing girls who were believed to be lost in a corn field near Larchwood have now been found.

Mapleton City Council and public at odds over recent police department occurrences Video included

Folks in Mapleton, Iowa came out Wednesday night to voice concern over the recent firing of Police Chief John Holton and the resignation of council member Becky Nichols. More>>

Police release the name of a Sergeant Bluff, Iowa man injured in a motorcycle accident on I-29 Video included

Sioux City Police said 60-year-old Steven Hough, of Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, was involved in a motorcycle accident on Interstate 29 in Sioux City Wednesday. More>>

Iowa gambling regulators ponder casino moratorium

The commission that oversees casino licenses in Iowa may discuss whether to stop considering new casino license applications for a while.

UPDATE: Names, details released in fatal collision near Pierce, NE

Pierce Fire and Rescue, Hadar Fire and Rescue and the Norfolk Hazmat team responded to the crash Wednesday afternoon Pierce Fire and Rescue, Hadar Fire and Rescue and the Norfolk Hazmat team responded to the crash Wednesday afternoon

More details have been released about the fatal collision of a semi and a pickup truck near Pierce, Nebraska Wednesday afternoon.

Latest drought report expected to show no relief for parched western states Video included

Lake Mead is supposed to be the nation's largest man-made reservoir, but after years of drought it's disappearing and taking with it the water supply for 40-million people across seven states. More>>

Skin cancer on the rise in the U.S. Video included

Dermatologist Dr. Raymond Kuwahara with Tri-State Specialists share tips on how to protect ourselves from this health threat. More>>

Argosy Casino closes Wednesday at 5 p.m. Video included

The Iowa Supreme Court ordered the Argosy casino to shut down by 5 p.m. Wednesday. More>>

Siouxlanders say farewell to the floating casino in downtown Sioux City Video included

Many said they felt they had to come bid the boat farewell with one last afternoon of gambling entertainment and some said they did so with a bit of sadness in their hearts, as they watched the older tradition of riverboat gambling float away. More>>

UPDATE: Sioux City fire crews called to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for reports of smoke Video included

Workers putting the finishing touches on the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel had to put their efforts on hold for a while Wednesday morning after reports of smoke in the building. More>>

Gov. Heineman seeks disaster relief following June storms

Governor Dave Heineman submitted a request Tuesday for a disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business Administration to help Nebraskans in five northeast Nebraska counties who were impacted by severe storms in June.

READY 4 THE BELL: Iowa's tax free weekend is only days away Video included

This years shopping treat runs August 1st and 2nd. This means that for two days you won't have to pay tax on certain clothing and shoes under a hundred dollars.

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