The latest local news headlines from KCCI News 8.
Officials said dropout rates are continuing to fall.
McDonald's is fighting to hold onto customers amid the growing popularity of places like Chipotle.
White-nose syndrome was first discovered among bats in a cave in New York in 2006.
The motorcyclist collided with two vehicles.
The program is now expected to rely on federal and private dollars.
Legislation that would have made sweeping changes to Iowa's gun laws appears to be dead this session.
A 30-year-old Iowa woman who posed as a nurse so she could get prescription drugs has been sentenced.
A new report suggests slow economic growth is ahead for nine Midwestern and Plains states.
Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is sending political staff to Iowa for a possible 2016 presidential campaign.
Open Table has recognized a Des Moines eatery as one of the Top 100 hot spots in the country.
April marks one year since rioters tore apart Welch Avenue in Ames.
For the first time in years, property values are going up in the metro.
Des Moines police are investigating a shooting that happened Tuesday evening.
Many are unhappy with the decision, but university leaders said it needs to be done.
A traffic safety research group is urging the state to toughen its rules regarding teen driver’s licenses.
The decision was made Tuesday by the Iowa Board of Pharmacy.
The bill passed the House and Senate. What's your reaction?
The man recently moved to town, a deputy reports.
More changes ahead in the Des Moines metro grocery options.
The first event is scheduled in April.