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Suspect arrested in NW Iowa bank robbery Video included

The Woodbury County Sheriff Department took Michael Dutcher, of Sioux City, into custody.  He was wanted in connection with the armed robbery of the United Bank of Iowa in Holstein, Thursday.


Wet spring helps farmers get through dry summer Video included

Despite a rainy spring, Iowa's Ag Secretary says crops across the state are some of the best he's ever seen.Bill Northey said pollination happened before the hot weather set in, and the recent cool weather has allowed for a long filling season.However, the average rainfall for the last two weeks was less than half the normal of two-point-oh-five inches. He said now, the wet weather we experienced earlier in the year is having a positive impact."If the rain didn't drown your crop out or cause ... More>>

Hard Rock continues preparation for grand opening Video included

Despite a long and drawn out process, the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino will open in less than a week. Hard Rock general manager Todd Moyer says that most of the work yet to be done at the Hard Rock is minor, and that the hotel and casino could be open right now. More>>

Tyson plans to close plant in Cherokee, Iowa Video included

Friday, Tyson Foods announced it plans to close its Cherokee plant on September 27. More>>

PHOTOS: Ida County authorities release a photo of a suspect after an armed bank robbery in Holstein, IA Video included

Surveillance photo from the United Bank of Iowa robbery suspect Surveillance photo from the United Bank of Iowa robbery suspect

Ida County authorities released a photo of a suspect who robbed the United Bank of Iowa branch in Holstein, Iowa.

KTIV flings Bings at Milford Days parade Video included

Despite the hot weather, hundreds line up in Milford Saturday to see fire trucks, floats, and the flinging on Bings.

Military father & daughter reunited at hospital following car crash Video included

A 9-year old Sioux City girl and her mother were hospitalized Wednesday after a one vehicle accident in Plymouth County. More>>

Sioux City teen competing for Miss Teen USA Video included

A Sioux City teenager will be competing for the title of Miss Teen USA next weekend. Amanda Armstrong will head to the Bahamas for the competition.

Production decreases mean meat prices will remain high Video included

Officials say, Iowa's cattle herd is the smallest in decades. Hog production is also on the decline.  Despite the high meat prices this has caused, demand doesn't seem to be going down.


Police are searching for suspects after firearms are stolen from a Spencer, IA business

The Spencer, Iowa Police Department is investigating a burglary at Southern Archery located at 305 11th Street SE in Spencer. More>>

Sioux City cycling advocate remembered for generosity Video included

A Sioux City man has died of a heart attack in his sleep on the RAGBRAI route. More>>

JULY WINNER: Siouxland Dairy Queen Summer Safety Coloring Contest Video included

This summer, Siouxland kids have been coloring a summer safety picture.July's winner of the Siouxland Dairy Queen Summer Safety Coloring Contest is Jake Ofert of Moville, Iowa.Jake took home a Samsung Galaxy tablet for winning There will be one more winner yet this summer in August.Then take it in to a participating Dairy Queen and enter it to win.You'll also receive a special treat.Click here to download the picture for August. More>>

Bishop holds mass at Sioux City retirement home Video included

There was a special visitor at the Holy Spirit Retirement Home Thursday.That visitor was Bishop R. Walker Nickless of the Sioux City Diocese. More>>

LAKES AREA NEWS: Wheels & water on display Video included

Thursday it was classic cars in the spotlight at Preservation Plaza in Arnolds Park. Saturday, classic boats will take their place at the Arnolds Park waterfront. More>>

K-9 Officer receives ballistics vest through fundraiser Video included

This dog may look like your typical four legged friend who loves a good game of fetch, but he has a big job. Athos is a K-9 officer for the Lyon County Sheriff's Department. More>>

RAGBRAI rolls into Waverly, Iowa on Thursday Video included

"It's only right to go All Knight" that's the slogan figuratively, and literally painted all over the town of Waverly as it anxiously awaits cyclists. More>>

RAGBRAI rider and President of the Siouxland Cyclists is found dead inside his tent in Mason City, Iowa

74-year-old RAGBRAI rider and President of the Siouxland Cyclists George "Frank" Brinkerhoff was found dead inside his tent in Mason City early Thursday, police said. More>>

14 Siouxland counties receive federal disaster declaration in Iowa

Aerial view of Rock Valley, Iowa Aerial view of Rock Valley, Iowa

The Iowa Governor's office says the President has signed off on a disaster declaration for Iowa, including several Iowa counties that were hit by severe weather in June. More>>

A detention hearing is set for Jonathan Neunaber

A detention hearing has been scheduled next month for 44-year-old Jonathan Neunaber who is held as a material witness in the deaths of an elderly couple.

Jonathan Neunaber is returned to Plymouth County, Iowa; mother's autopsy results released

The rural Akron, Iowa man being held as a material witness in the deaths of his elderly parents has been returned to Plymouth County and is being held in the county jail. More>>

Westfield, IA man dies in farming accident

Plymouth County Sheriff's Department deputies and the Akron Ambulance crew were called to 26253 K18 North near Westfield, Iowa on Tuesday around 1:30 for a man pinned under a hay bale who had died. More>>

Plymouth County Fair in full swing Video included

Thousands gathered at the Plymouth County Fairgrounds Wednesday night for the kick-off of this year's event. More>>

Educational program in Storm Lake moves to new facility Video included

A program serving both the city and school district in Storm Lake now have the facelift they've wanted for the last 25 years. More>>

Multi-million dollar expansion for Siouxland medical center Video included

As the shovels break ground for the first time at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center, a 26 million dollar two-year addition is set in motion, bringing about the change that CEO Rob Colerick says they need to stay competitive. More>>

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