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The latest local news headlines from KCCI News 8.

Here's when Interstate 35 is expected to reopen

The interstate is blocked both northbound and southbound.

Best fishing of year is right around corner, experts say

Fish in Iowa are going on a feeding frenzy.

'Get your head out of your apps,' Iowa DOT says

The message appeared on electronic signs across the state Monday.

18 new recommendations from Oversight Committee

The committee has met for six months and called dozens of state workers and administrators to testify.

Iowa police to talk to Arkansas realtor murder investigators

West Des Moines police continue to investigate the Ashley Okland murder.

Sleeping intruder found in fire station in middle of night

Police say the man threw rocks through a glass door to get inside.

Changes coming to West Des Moines school boundries

The last boundary change was in 2007.

Templeton Rye consumer lawsuit can proceed, officials say

The class-action lawsuit was filed last week.

Halloween 2014: Beggars' night list

Times for trick-or-treat beggars' nights and other Halloween events.

Minivan falls on man along road working to fix it

The accident was reported Monday night.

Police: Man stabbed 4 men outside Teasers' Gentlemen Club

The stabbing was reported at a downtown strip club.

Campaign confirms Hatch stopped running TV ads

Branstad is airing ads statewide.

Cursing driver quickly silenced by man waving gun

The incident was reported during the PM commute on Monday.

Sheriff releases name of man killed in fiery crash Monday

The driver died at the crash scene.

Iowa farmers face big challenge ahead

Late planting caused the crops to mature later than normal.

Woman found unconscious in burning home

A police officer arriving at the house found it filled with smoke.

Police: Man takes utility truck, burns it

Police have arrested a man who they say stole an electric company truck that was found burned.

High school fight spills outside, 6 arrested

Two adults and four students were charged in the incident.

Police: Driver knocks over utility pole

Police have arrested a 19-year-old man who they say knocked over a utility pole with his vehicle while he was intoxicated.

Police question Mom's attempted abduction report

A total of four attempted abduction have been reported to police over the last two days, but police are questioning if one incident happened.

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Middle school team runs ‘Ugly Kardashian’ trick play


Lewis and Clark Middle School's football team gets tricky with a special play called the "Ugly Kardashian."

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Microsoft names next operating system Windows 10


Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.

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MLB ready for the ‘second season’


The playoffs start tonight in Kansas City as the Royals play host to the Athletics in the American League Wild Card game.

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Olympian Michael Phelps arrested for DUI


The Olympic swimmer was reportedly pulled over in Maryland early on Tuesday morning.

in Viral Videos

Jeff Goldblum’s bizarre new lightbulb ad


The "Jurassic Park" actor shows you the benefits of mood lighting, wearing nothing but tiny swim trunks and a bad wig.