Local News from KCCI

Local News from KCCI

The latest local news headlines from KCCI News 8.

Skyline-changing building proposed at Younkers site

A $60 million, 29-story building could replace the missing half of the old Younkers building.

Police: Woman shown sexually explicit images by driving examiner

The instructor is now charged with harassment and felonious misconduct.

Rob Hogg looks to change 'dysfunctional' Congress

Iowa state senator Rob Hogg is one of four Democrats running for U.S. Senate.

Policies, guidelines police student-teacher interaction

Sex crime charges against former Roosevelt High School teacher and coach Gerald “Tig” Johnson were dismissed Tuesday, but the accusation is likely to linger for some time. 

Charges just filed in fatal attack on man biking down street

New details just released in this case.

Police report rash of 'funny money,' can you tell the fake?

The fake dollars are showing up at gas stations and supermarkets.

Microsoft denies forcing Windows 10 upgrade

Some users report no clear option to decline the upgrade.

'Oh Crap!' app helps DUI suspect beat the rap

An Iowa man arrested for drunk driving is getting out of the charge after using a new smart phone application to get legal help in the middle of the night.

Sneak peek at new downtown building on Younkers site

The Younkers building burned in March 2014.

5 new Olive Garden menu items coming this week

Which one sounds good to you?

8 years ago today, massive tornado killed 9, destroyed 300 homes

The tornado caused more than $100 million in damage.

Man shot on same street where shooting reported Sunday

The shooting was reported about 2:10 a.m. Wednesday.

Man just arrested, charged in 2010 sexual assault case

The sexual assault was reported in February.

New Iowa roller coaster named to best new coaster list

The list was just released Wednesday.

New family attraction just opened today at Mall of America

The attraction features two main areas...

Police hear boy's cries for help inside storm drain

The search took more than three hours.

18 store fronts in town's downtown will be renovated

The effort just received a new $500,000 boost from a federal grant.

Library faces $1 million repair bill, closed 3-months

Some summertime programs have been canceled.

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