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Published: 2/26/2021 4:14:08 PM
A new vaccination website will launch Friday to help Iowans navigate information surrounding the coronavirus vaccine.
Published: 2/25/2021 11:57:31 AM
Isabel Lathrum turned 105 years old this week, so her family and friends celebrated with a card shower and drive-by parade.
Published: 2/26/2021 10:18:00 PM
Digitally-altered images can give people false expectations of others and themselves.
Published: 2/26/2021 6:08:13 PM
The city says it is a 10-year project with a $278 million price tag.
Published: 2/26/2021 5:19:26 PM
Brooks remain charged with animal neglect, but has agreed to give custody back to the dog's breeder.
Published: 2/25/2021 6:22:17 PM
The central Iowa organizations, along with meals for the Heartland, handed out food at the Forest Avenue Library to promote strong, healthy families.
Published: 2/25/2021 5:40:49 PM
Mann Jr. was elected as Iowa's first Black state senator in 1982.
Published: 2/25/2021 5:18:56 PM
It's the first time in almost a year Homestead Assisted Living is allowing visitors to see residents in-person without any barriers in between them.
Published: 2/25/2021 1:07:47 PM
Stacie Nessa is waking up early every morning to find vaccine appointments for elder Iowans.
Published: 2/25/2021 1:23:17 PM
Vaccinate.iowa.gov and vaccinefinder.org can both show you who offers the shots, but cannot schedule an appointment for you.
Published: 2/26/2021 6:27:26 PM
Starting March 8, elder Iowans will be able to call 2-1-1 to speak with a "vaccine navigator", who will gather their information and schedule an appointment.
Published: 2/26/2021 5:15:48 PM
The FDA is expected to quickly follow the recommendation and make Johnson & Johnson's shot the third vaccine authorized for emergency use in the U.S.
Published: 2/26/2021 5:12:56 PM
November 2020 was a peak for both positive COVID-19 deaths and positive tests in Iowa. Let's take a look at the numbers.
Published: 2/26/2021 4:48:10 PM
Iowa is currently in Phase 1B, but within that phase are multiple tiers. Those with underlying health conditions won't be vaccinated until Phase 1C.
Published: 2/26/2021 3:56:14 PM
A public service ad campaign unveiled Thursday aims to convince Americans to get vaccinated against COVID-19, telling them "It's Up to You."
Published: 2/26/2021 3:12:48 PM
Retired nurses in Webster County are helping to vaccinate some of the county's most vulnerable population for COVID-19.
Published: 2/25/2021 7:43:12 PM
Misinformation around the COVID-19 vaccines has claimed they're not real vaccines and that they can alter your DNA. That's false.
Published: 2/25/2021 6:05:02 PM
The bill passed 57-37 Wednesday evening with Republican support.
Published: 2/24/2021 9:25:49 PM
A similar bill in the Iowa House held a public comment hearing Monday, where more than 1,000 Iowans voiced their opposition.
Published: 2/23/2021 9:18:57 PM
Hundreds of families still don't have answers as to why their loved one disappeared— or was murdered. An Iowa bill hopes to create a task force to solve those cases.
Published: 2/22/2021 10:18:46 PM
Most comments are overwhelmingly against the legislature.
Published: 2/22/2021 10:11:46 PM
The Iowa House bill aims to shorten the time frame for early voting, strengthen ballot rules and add the ability to criminally charge county auditors.
Published: 2/22/2021 6:14:39 PM
The bill itself limits early voting to 11 days, limits absentee ballot collections and criminally penalizes county auditors who don't follow state law.
Published: 2/22/2021 4:11:01 PM
The quick action Thursday with only Republican votes makes the similar House and Senate versions of the bill eligible for floor debate as early as next week.
Published: 2/18/2021 10:09:34 PM
State legislators have appointed four individuals to a temporary redistricting advisory commission.
Published: 2/17/2021 10:14:45 PM
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: 2/9/2021 7:13:51 PM
Paul John Knowles is the “Casanova Killer.” His devilish smirk, charming demeanor and flowing whiskey-colored hair helped mask his deadly secret.
Published: 2/2/2021 2:12:27 PM
It's proclaimed “The Most Beautiful Small Town in America.” But just under the surface, there’s something darker in Bardstown, Kentucky.
Published: 1/12/2021 12:01:29 PM
A young girl from Exeter, Ca. was murdered in 1975. The jury convicted a local handyman, but did the real killer get away?
Published: 1/22/2021 4:27:01 PM
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: 1/22/2021 4:34:00 PM
A year after the Austin bombings, investigators open up about how they retraced the bomber's steps to find him.
Published: 1/25/2021 11:04:12 AM
Brittany Zamora was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her 13-year-old student.
Published: 1/25/2021 4:17:11 PM
In 1991, four teenage girls were murdered in a North Austin yogurt shop. Decades later, investigators continue to work to solve the crimes.
Published: 2/3/2021 4:36:06 PM
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: 2/2/2021 1:22:19 PM
Years after Adrienne Salinas's body was found, her murder remains unsolved.
Published: 1/15/2021 10:32:34 AM
Tammy Grogan's 2006 dream cruise turned into a nightmare when the single mother never returned.
Published: 2/3/2021 4:36:36 PM
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: 1/26/2021 8:25:32 AM
After subzero temperatures in the Quad Cities, the snow pack and ice at Duck Creek is melting in this Midwest heat wave.
Published: 2/26/2021 4:59:21 PM
The knee bone's connected to the... pothole? Well, that's the case for these dis-jointed skeletons bringing attention to the City's roads.
Published: 2/24/2021 6:44:16 PM
Kara Swanson with Life Well Lived shared three simple heart-healthy habits you should incorporate into your day.
Published: 2/19/2021 7:01:26 AM
The Downtown Farmers' Market will return as a limited in-person event beginning on May 1, 2021.
Published: 2/19/2021 5:49:30 AM
Boiling water to make snow in Polk City
Credit: Neil Klosterman
Published: 2/16/2021 9:00:26 AM
Kara Swanson with Life Well Lived shared three fun, kid-friendly Valentine's Day recipes you'll want to try.
Published: 2/12/2021 6:25:54 AM
The big game is just a few days way, Kara Swanson with Life Well Lived shared three healthier versions of your favorite snacks.
Published: 2/5/2021 6:56:13 AM
Sights and sounds from the 41st U of O Winter Games at Lake Okoboji
Published: 2/4/2021 4:42:03 AM
Over the course of a year, this documentary follows a charismatic principal as she sets out to undo history.
Published: 2/2/2021 12:43:36 PM
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: 1/26/2021 2:53:59 PM
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: 1/23/2021 3:28:52 PM
American moms are dying from childbirth. Black women are up to four times more at risk. This series examines why.
Published: 1/25/2021 2:27:34 PM
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: 1/28/2021 10:03:27 AM
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: 1/28/2021 11:00:24 AM
The story of the Walker Sisters who continued living in the Great Smoky Mountains after it became a national park still fascinates visitors.
Published: 1/26/2021 9:50:23 AM
As the nation grapples with difficult conversations about race, equity and social justice, we might all be well served to listen to the teachers at Woodlawn Elem.
Published: 1/25/2021 11:42:48 AM
Charlie Foxtrot exposes the trauma of war as soldiers once driven to the brink of suicide open up emotionally and share videos, photos and memories from the warzone.
Published: 1/27/2021 11:10:12 AM
It started a tumultuous time for the town that led to even tougher racial tensions in the area and poverty like no one had ever seen.
Published: 1/26/2021 11:00:03 AM
In the affluent Atlanta suburbs, there's a deadly secret. Young people are dying from heroin. There are some people who don't want you to know about it.
Published: 1/26/2021 3:18:55 PM
Young people are still dying, and not just in our wealthy suburbs
Published: 1/26/2021 3:41:27 PM
Luka Garza led the Hawkeyes with 16 points, but he shot 6 of 19 from the field.
Published: 2/25/2021 10:38:15 PM
Sami Williams has helped lead the Cyclones to their first NFCA Ranking. #25 ISU is 9-1 to start the season and looking for more
Published: 2/25/2021 10:03:12 PM
Montezuma rolls by Collins-Maxwell 62-44 with a big second half to advance back to state for the fourth time in a row
Published: 2/24/2021 10:42:24 PM
Matthew Lewis quietly became a 4-time state champ over the weekend earning him the Local 5 Athlete of the Week
Published: 2/24/2021 10:31:31 PM
Reagan Franzen's record-breaking career almost never happened.
Published: 2/24/2021 11:31:59 AM
Johnston takes care of Indianola, DC-G runs past Creston, and Centennial came back from a double-digit deficit to beat Roosevelt
Published: 2/23/2021 10:47:39 PM
The Bulldogs are now 23-2 on the season and 14-2 in the Missouri Valley Conference.
Published: 2/22/2021 10:36:52 PM
No new teams moved in or out of the poll this week, but there was a fair amount of movement among the top 25 teams in the AP poll.
Published: 2/22/2021 10:32:33 PM
2021 HBA Home and Remodeling Show at the Iowa State Fairgrounds THIS WEEKEND...FREE TO ATTEND and FREE PARKING! | PAID CONTENT
Published: 2/26/2021 12:44:50 PM
Is a buying or renting a second home right for you in retirement? Loren Merkle answers that question and more! | PAID CONTENT
Published: 2/26/2021 12:35:04 PM
Brock Konrad of Catch Des Moines tells us about the great activities happening this weekend including a FREE event at the fairgrounds & a Beach Party for your dog!
Published: 2/25/2021 12:42:31 PM
Des Moines man loses 70lbs after completing 2 rounds of Dr. Hassel's program | PAID CONTENT
Published: 2/25/2021 12:35:37 PM
Julia Bingham from the Blank Park Zoo introduces us to Leo, a porcupine from South America
Published: 2/24/2021 12:35:02 PM
Everything on the Karl Chevrolet Pre-owned lots in Ankeny, Stuart and Webster City is sale tagged and ready to move | PAID CONTENT
Published: 2/24/2021 12:21:07 PM
The origin of the Republican Party can be traced back to small town in Eastern Iowa!
Published: 2/23/2021 12:47:38 PM
Get relief from peripheral neuropathy, a condition of nerve damage due to a number of causes with Vero Neuropathy | PAID CONTENT
Published: 2/23/2021 12:39:00 PM
Local 5 is separating fact from fiction about your rights as a tenant during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published: 2/26/2021 9:39:50 PM
This week the VERIFY team tackled misinformation about the vaccine and false claims about the rebrand of a toy line.
Published: 2/26/2021 6:22:09 PM
A vaccine with a 95% efficacy rate still has rare cases where people contract the disease after getting a vaccination.
Published: 2/23/2021 5:10:48 PM
Here’s a summary of the VERIFY claims of the week regarding the South Central United States winter storms.
Published: 2/19/2021 4:42:51 PM
Viral videos and social media posts say the Almanac's predictions got the exact dates, but they're a little off.
Published: 2/18/2021 7:14:52 PM
All sources of electricity in Texas are having problems, and in fact there is a greater loss of thermal power like natural gas and coal.
Published: 2/17/2021 6:35:24 PM
Experts say it's not a good idea to leave food outside, even when the power is out and the weather outside is freezing. Instead, use your freezer like an icebox.
Published: 2/16/2021 4:41:20 PM
The strikes were retaliation for a rocket attack in Iraq this month that killed a civilian contractor and wounded a U.S. service member, the Pentagon said.
Published: 2/26/2021 6:20:23 PM
President Biden is in Houston, where he spent time at the Harris Co. EOC and Houston Food Bank. Now, he's at NRG Park.
Published: 2/26/2021 5:21:41 PM
The first deputy who arrived at the scene of the rollover crash said "it’s very fortunate that Mr. Woods was able to come out of this alive."
Published: 2/24/2021 1:00:29 PM
Comedian Robyn Schall crowdfunded a $13,000 surprise tip for servers at a New York City restaurant.
Published: 2/23/2021 1:34:07 PM
The U.S. exceeded 500,000 COVID-19 deaths Monday, just over a year after the first confirmed U.S. fatality due to the novel coronavirus.
Published: 2/22/2021 5:34:49 PM
The United States exceeded the somber milestone Monday, just over a year after the first confirmed U.S. fatality due to the novel coronavirus.
Published: 2/22/2021 5:24:05 PM
For the first time ever, microphones have captured sounds from the surface of Mars. (Courtesy: NASA TV)
Published: 2/22/2021 1:48:15 PM