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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

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

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

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>>

Fire crews find man unconscious inside Sioux City home Video included

A Sioux City man went to the hospital after fire crews were called to a home on the east side this morning. 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.
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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>>

Osceola Sheriff: Avon, SD woman arrested after she leads an officer on a high speed chase through Sibley

The Osceola County Sheriff said 49-year-old Shelley Rae HighBear, of Avon, South Dakota was arrested after she led an officer on a high speed chase through Sibley, Iowa on Tuesday around 10 p.m. 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.
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Cherokee city council discusses impact of Tyson closure Video included

On September 27, the Tyson plant in Cherokee, Iowa will close, leaving almost 450 people out of a job.But Tuesday in Cherokee, a special meeting was held to discuss what impact that closure will have on the city. More>>

County creates new process for gambling revenue grants Video included

Previously, any interested agency simply had to write a letter to the Board of Supervisors, leading to criticism that the county was not being totally transparent. More>>

Important Woodbury County Courthouse artifacts donated to Sioux City's Public Museum Video included

The courthouse was named a national landmark the same day as the Apollo astronauts' space suits.

"It was noted as one of the most beautiful landmarks in the United States. This courthouse is the only public facility that was designed by a person that was in the Frank Lloyd Wright entourage are architects,” said Board Chairman George Boykin.

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Workforce Development help in Cherokee

Help is on the way for workers at the Tyson Foods plant in Cherokee, Iowa who will be losing their jobs. More>>

Embankment slide forces an emergency lane closure on IA 12 north of Sioux City

An embankment slide forces an emergency lane closure for Iowa 12 north of Sioux City. More>>

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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