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PHOTOS: Police investigate a robbery at Walmart in Le Mars, Iowa Thursday morning Video included

Authorities say at approximately 1:45 a.m., a man approached a Walmart employee and claimed to be armed with a knife. More>>

Omaha police say "COPS" audio supervisor was caught in crossfire during armed robbery shootout Video included

An audio technician for the long-running reality show "COPS" is dead after being caught in the crossfire of a police shootout in Omaha, Nebraska. More>>

PHOTOS AND VIDEOS: Siouxlanders SHARE their ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

People across the country and right here in Siouxland have been spreading awareness and donating money to ALS by participating in the Ice Bucket Challenge. More>>

Portrait of former Gov. Bill Janklow hung at USD

A portrait of former South Dakota Gov. Bill Janklow now hangs in Farber Hall at the University of South Dakota. The portrait by Watertown artist Joshua Spies depicts Janklow at the latter end of his career, giving one of his 16 state-of-the-state addresses. It joins portraits of nine other former governors who attended USD.Janklow attended the school in the 1970s, studying law. He went on to serve as attorney general, governor and U.S. congressman. Janklow died of brain cancer in 2012, at the... More>>

USDA launches new dairy insurance program

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says dairy farmers can begin signing up Sept. 2 for a new program that replaces old subsidies. The program is a kind of insurance that pays farmers when the difference between milk prices and feed prices shrink to a certain level. It replaces a program that paid farmers when milk prices sank too low.Dairy farmers have struggled in recent years even with good milk prices. Feed costs have risen because of demand for corn from the ethanol industry and recen... More>>

5 school group continue to discuss expanding course offerings

Five northeast Nebraska rural school districts continue to discuss potential course offerings should they decide to merge in the future. More>>

Texas father accused of gunning down drunk driver who killed his two sons acquitted of murder Video included

A Texas father accused of gunning down the drunk driver who killed his two sons shortly after the accident has been acquitted of murder. More>>

Workers put finishing touches on Hard Rock outdoor concert venue Video included

It's been almost a month since Sioux City's Hard Rock Hotel and Casino opened its doors. Wednesday workers put the finishing touches on the outdoor concert area just in time for the first show, Thursday night. More>>

Sioux City police search for witness to alleged kidnapping

Sioux City police need your help finding a witness to a kidnapping that happened back on August 2nd. More>>

Threatening statements made against school children in Charles City, IA

A Charles City man was arrested this weekend after police say he got drunk and made threatening statements against school children. More>>

Some Siouxland students will get supplies for school Video included

Some students in Siouxland will be get some goodies, Thursday. The Norm Waitt Senior YMCA will be giving out 116,000 pencils to all of the elementary schools in Sioux City and South Sioux City.End to end, all those pencils would stretch almost 14 miles! More>>

Rep. Braley discusses college affordability with local students Video included

U.S. Senate candidate Bruce Braley stopped by Western Iowa Tech on Wednesday, to talk about ways to make college more affordable. More>>

Siouxland law enforcement agencies benefit from military surplus program Video included

As the investigation into the death of Michael Brown continues in Ferguson, Missouri, many across the country are asking questions about the military equipment that was used by law enforcement in the resulting protests. It's prompted a look into the Department of Justice's 1033 program. More>>

Students give Sioux City superintendent a lesson in technology Video included

Students at West Middle School have found a high-tech way to "lighten" the school day.

UPDATE: Deer crashes into a window at a downtown restaurant Video included

Around 1:30 p.m., a deer crashed into a window at Rebos, a downtown Sioux City restaurant. More>>

CONSUMER ALERT: Con artists trick consumers and businesses at the same time

There's a massive counterfeit check scam all started when con artists got access to one check from one legitimate company. More>>

UPDATE: COPS TV show audio technician dies, hit by police fire Video included

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Gunfire on Dodge Street Tuesday night left a robbery suspect dead and law enforcement sources have told WOWT 6 News the COPS television show audio technician critically wounded has died, hit by bullets fired by police. More>>

BVU student charged in string of dorm burglaries

A student at Buena Vista University faces more than a dozen felony and misdemeanor charges in connection with burglaries in seven dorm rooms at the Storm Lake School. 18-year old Justin Todd of North Carolina was arrested on campus Tuesday. More>>

Heavy rainfall Wednesday morning stranded a number of vehicles around Siouxland

Heavy rainfall Wednesday morning stranded a number of vehicles around Siouxland. More>>

9-year-old girl fatally shoots firearms instructor while firing fully-automatic Uzi Video included

An Arizona man is dead following an accidental shooting at a Dolan Springs gun range. More>>

USD using drone to capture images for marketing

The University of South Dakota is taking to the air to capture video used in marketing the Vermillion campus. The Volante reports USD bought its first unmanned aerial vehicle, or drone, and used the tiny craft during last week's move-in day.Communications director Tena Haraldson says it's intended to capture outdoor campus shots but could also be used inside the DakotaDome. The white drone cost $1,300, has four propellers, can fly at more than 30 mph and is equipped with a high-definition cam... More>>

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