Temperatures will climb to the upper 70s and low 80s this afternoon under a partly cloudy sky.
Updated: 11:26 AM CDT August 2, 2021
Iowa sent 27 troopers and one agent to Del Rio, Texas. They traveled down July 8 and returned July 22.
Updated: 11:05 AM CDT July 28, 2021
Reducing the risk of radon-induced lung cancer starts with testing your home.
Published: 10:53 PM CDT August 1, 2021
The shift from the moderate to substantial level means the CDC now recommends mask-wearing indoors for everyone, regardless of vaccination status.
Published: 10:46 PM CDT August 1, 2021
Local 5 spoke with Iowans forever changed by radon, experts dedicated to educating Iowans on its dangers, and state officials working to address the problem.
Published: 10:42 PM CDT August 1, 2021
60-year-old Helen Elizabeth Showalter was reported missing Saturday.
Published: 10:11 PM CDT August 1, 2021
The soldiers returned Saturday from a nearly year-long deployment overseas.
Published: 8:43 PM CDT July 31, 2021
The CDC now recommends even vaccinated people wear masks indoors in some parts of the U.S.
Published: 8:39 PM CDT July 31, 2021
A man was shot after a fight early Saturday morning according to Windsor Heights Police.
Published: 8:31 PM CDT July 31, 2021
A man's body was found Friday evening. The victim has not yet been identified.
Published: 8:30 PM CDT July 31, 2021
The Riverside Lutheran Bible Camp shut down due to cases among staff and campers. Masks will be required for counselors in all buildings except for cabins.
Published: 6:16 PM CDT July 30, 2021
The CDC now recommends even vaccinated people wear masks indoors in some parts of the U.S. Here's how Iowa businesses and venues have responded.
Published: 5:19 PM CDT July 30, 2021
Citing new – but unreleased -- info about the delta variant’s ability to spread among vaccinated people, the CDC changed its masking guidelines this week.
Published: 5:15 PM CDT July 30, 2021
"DMPS encourages people to listen to the health experts and voluntarily do the right thing in order to keep themselves and others healthy," the district said.
Published: 4:19 PM CDT July 30, 2021
President Biden officially called for a vaccine mandate for all federal employees and called on governors to provide more incentives.
Published: 6:12 PM CDT July 29, 2021
President Biden declared we're facing "a pandemic of the unvaccinated" and said “people are dying who don't have to die.”
Published: 5:22 PM CDT July 29, 2021
President Joe Biden announced incentives for COVID-19 vaccination Thursday, like expanded paid time off, and asking states to pay anyone who gets vaccinated $100.
Published: 3:53 PM CDT July 29, 2021
The Republican state lawmaker had served as a representative in the Iowa House since 2013.
Published: 9:55 PM CDT July 29, 2021
The state auditor's report says $105,412.85 of improper disbursements were made, including just over $90,000 paid to Timon Oujiri.
Published: 5:01 PM CDT July 29, 2021
Published: 10:40 PM CDT July 28, 2021
Public Works Director Justin Nickel says the cost to maintain roads in the city costs $3 million every year.
Published: 10:30 PM CDT July 26, 2021
Local 5 viewers are asking about how inactive voters are handled by the state.
Published: 2:03 PM CDT July 22, 2021
Democrat Abby Finkenauer is running for Republican Chuck Grassley’s U.S. Senate seat.
Published: 11:52 AM CDT July 22, 2021
Todd Brady is running for District 19 as a Democrat.
Published: 11:13 PM CDT July 21, 2021
Two out of the last three City Council meetings in Des Moines have ended in arrests.
Published: 11:11 PM CDT July 21, 2021
A full slate of track and field competition led to some big surprises in Tokyo on Sunday and U.S. gymnasts won two more medals in individual events.
Published: 11:55 PM CDT August 1, 2021
The U.S. women's soccer team will face Canada with a spot in the gold medal game on the line and track cycling kicks off its competition in Tokyo.
Published: 7:06 PM CDT August 1, 2021
Elaine Thompson-Herah broke Florence Griffith Joyner’s 33-year-old Olympic record in the women’s 100 meters.
Published: 11:51 PM CDT July 31, 2021
Who is the fastest man in the world? Finals in men's 100-meters will answer that.
Published: 8:45 PM CDT July 31, 2021
Johnston will play Pleasant Valley at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
Published: 10:53 PM CDT July 30, 2021
Caeleb Dressel has won his third gold medal of the Tokyo Olympics with a world record in the 100-meter butterfly.
Published: 10:41 PM CDT July 30, 2021
"After further consultation with medical staff, Simone Biles has decided to withdraw from the event finals for vault and the uneven bars," USA Gymnastics said.
Published: 9:16 PM CDT July 30, 2021
Wieskamp was a two-time Iowa Gatorade Player of the Year for Muscatine High School and the state’s all-time leading scorer for his classification.
Published: 6:32 PM CDT July 30, 2021
Brittany Zamora was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her 13-year-old student.
Published: 4:17 PM CST January 25, 2021
Years after Adrienne Salinas's body was found, her murder remains unsolved.
Published: 10:32 AM CST January 15, 2021
It's proclaimed “The Most Beautiful Small Town in America.” But just under the surface, there’s something darker in Bardstown, Kentucky.
Published: 12:01 PM CST January 12, 2021
Bizarre behavior and stories don’t add up after a toddler vanishes on a family camping trip. This is the relentless search to find out what happened.
Published: 4:34 PM CST January 22, 2021
DNA evidence in the JonBenet Ramsey case doesn't support a controversial development: a former prosecutor's decision to clear the girl's family from all suspicion.
Published: 7:13 PM CST February 9, 2021
Paul John Knowles is the “Casanova Killer.” His devilish smirk, charming demeanor and flowing whiskey-colored hair helped mask his deadly secret.
Published: 2:12 PM CST February 2, 2021
A young girl from Exeter, Ca. was murdered in 1975. The jury convicted a local handyman, but did the real killer get away?
Published: 4:27 PM CST January 22, 2021
A year after the Austin bombings, investigators open up about how they retraced the bomber's steps to find him.
Published: 11:04 AM CST January 25, 2021
In 1991, four teenage girls were murdered in a North Austin yogurt shop. Decades later, investigators continue to work to solve the crimes.
Published: 4:36 PM CST February 3, 2021
Two years after Nanette was found in her burned home with a gunshot wound to her head, her family hopes new information will cause a break in the case.
Published: 1:22 PM CST February 2, 2021
Tammy Grogan's 2006 dream cruise turned into a nightmare when the single mother never returned.
On June 28, 2018, 5 employees of the Annapolis Capital Gazette were killed in a mass shooting. We detail how survivors spent the past year navigating their grief.
Published: 8:25 AM CST January 26, 2021
Bikers peddled from Sac City to Fort Dodge for Day 2, which is about 67 miles.
Published: 6:23 PM CDT July 26, 2021
The concert series is presented by Oak Park and Highland Park neighborhoods to raise money for further revitalization of the area.
Published: 6:19 PM CDT July 23, 2021
The six-week concert series starts Friday night with a musical performance from Standing Hampton followed by fireworks.
Published: 5:13 PM CDT July 2, 2021
Former Ambassador Kenneth Quinn worked under Gov. Robert D. Ray when Iowa welcomed thousands of refugees in 1979.
Published: 1:39 PM CDT July 2, 2021
Gwen Goldman got to be a Yankees' bat girl on Monday night at age 70 — a full 60 years after she was turned down because of her gender.
Published: 5:26 PM CDT June 29, 2021
The grant will support the “DMARC Food Pantry Network,” providing a three-day supply of healthy, fresh meals to about 647 individuals experiencing food insecurity.
Published: 7:02 PM CDT June 17, 2021
Des Moines Refugee Support gathered funding from community members to finance 30 kids playing organized soccer in Des Moines.
Published: 4:02 PM CDT June 16, 2021
For 11 days, neighbors in the central Iowa area searched high and low for Gerald.
Published: 10:02 PM CDT June 11, 2021
The story of the Walker Sisters who continued living in the Great Smoky Mountains after it became a national park still fascinates visitors.
Published: 9:50 AM CST January 26, 2021
American moms are dying from childbirth. Black women are up to four times more at risk. This series examines why.
Published: 2:27 PM CST January 25, 2021
Nicolle didn't know she was undocumented until she was 15. Rob thinks immigrants should come through legally or not at all.
Published: 11:48 AM CDT June 18, 2021
Officer Matt Yoder is a veteran police officer. Corry Dawkins is a 27-year-old with a troubled past. Here’s what happened when the two men came together.
Published: 11:21 AM CDT June 18, 2021
Journalists around the country explore the history of anti-Asian hate in the U.S., stereotypes and microaggressions we're still fighting, and where to go from here.
Published: 7:31 PM CDT May 18, 2021
We set out find out who are the robocallers, who are the victims and what can be done to stop the calls.
Published: 5:33 PM CDT May 14, 2021
Meet the people making positive change in their communities in the wake of George Floyd’s death.
Published: 3:38 PM CDT April 30, 2021
Over the course of a year, this documentary follows a charismatic principal as she sets out to undo history.
Published: 12:43 PM CST February 2, 2021
Sex trafficking is a billion-dollar-a-year industry in the U.S. And traffickers are preying on young girls across the nation — our daughters, sisters and friends — r
Published: 2:53 PM CST January 26, 2021
We follow a Seattle man’s decision to die with dignity following a cancer diagnosis.
Bob Fuller, 75, shares his journey over the last few months of his life.
Published: 3:28 PM CST January 23, 2021
With California’s wildfires growing deadlier and bigger than ever, ABC10 examines the connection between wildfires, PG&E and its influence on California politics.
Published: 10:03 AM CST January 28, 2021
With California’s wildfires growing deadlier and bigger than ever, the state’s largest power company admitted to the largest corporate homicide in American history.
Published: 11:00 AM CST January 28, 2021
Asian Americans have used COVID pandemic-fueled hate to spread more awareness around hate crimes.
Published: 9:48 PM CDT May 17, 2021
Sikhism is the fifth largest religion in the world, but it's often misunderstood or disregarded in the U.S.
Published: 8:51 PM CDT May 17, 2021
What is the 'model minority' myth and why is it so harmful for Asian Americans?
Published: 3:58 PM CDT May 17, 2021
Microaggressions are comments with subtly racist undertones. Here's what to respond to them.
Published: 3:40 PM CDT May 17, 2021
Decades of discrimination against Asian Americans in the U.S. included the country’s first immigration ban based on race in the 1800s.
Published: 3:33 PM CDT May 17, 2021
Kyoko Takenaka found a way to reclaim power by turning recordings of racist and sexist comments into a film.
Published: 3:16 PM CDT May 17, 2021
Is there a link between rising anti-Asian hate crimes and the pandemic? Research suggests yes.
Published: 2:30 PM CDT May 17, 2021
Mindy Toyne, Event Director - Iowa Craft Brew Festival, talks about the new location of this year's gathering, live music and sampling available.
Published: 12:43 PM CDT August 2, 2021
Chawn Honkomp, Certified Financial Planner-Merkle Retirement Planning, talks about turning 72 and Required Minimum Distributions | Paid Content
Published: 12:27 PM CDT August 2, 2021