The latest local news headlines from KCCI News Channel 8.
A renewed effort to legalize the use of marijuana to treat chronic epilepsy has won the support of a legislative panel.
Testimony continues Wednesday in the trial of Dr. Daniel Baldi of Des Moines.
A former Iowa Veterans Home worker has come forward with details of sexual harassment, intimidation, and threats from the former head of the home.
Police have identified a 4-year-old girl who was killed in a shooting at her home Monday evening.
Police in Marshalltown said someone shot a BB gun at a street sweeper near a school Wednesday morning.
Testimony continues Wednesday in the trial of Terrance Cheeks.
Police in Des Moines are investigating a baby's death.
It's Des Moines newest restaurant, but it's more than just a place to eat.
The trial of David Glenn Smith of Des Moines is set to begin Wednesday.
The Iowa Department of Corrections is delaying plans to close the 175-year-old Iowa State Penitentiary.
Officials have released the name of a 78-year-old woman whose body was found by firefighters battling a blaze in a field.
More than four months after his arrest, one of six men from China charged with conspiring to steal valuable seed corn from U.S. companies has been has been released.
A northern Iowa police officer is recovering from hand surgery following an accidental shooting at a gun range.
The interim police chief in Council Bluffs has been given a unique opportunity to formally welcome his son as an officer.
Dozens of people gathered near the train tracks at 2000 Des Moines Street to light candles in memory of 18-year-old Phillip Simmons.
The Obama administration is significantly reducing the amount of cellulosic biofuels refiners will have to prove they blended into gasoline.
Mini-blinds, laundry baskets and plastic bags are showing up in metro recycling bins and officials say it is not helping the recycling effort.
Iowa State University officials said they have discovered a data breach that could affect more than 29,000 former and current students.
Opening statements are scheduled to begin Tuesday in the trial of Terrance Cheeks.
Des Moines police say they'll let the family grieve before they release any more information about what led to the shooting death of a 4-year-old girl Monday night.