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CDC probing cases of virus-related paralysis in children

Health officials are investigating at least 10 cases of children who developed paralysis after testing positive for a respiratory virus.

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in Weird

Alleged bank robber happy to be busted

A man captured after allegedly trying to rob a bank in Denver doesn't seem too upset about being behind bars.

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in National

Americans step up spending, but home market weakens

U.S. consumer spending accelerated in August, a positive sign for an economy that appears to be firing on nearly all cylinders.

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in Lifestyle

Walking is the ‘superfood’ of fitness

It may not be the trendiest workout, but experts says walking is a fitness super star.

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in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 30

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

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in Local

Storm Lake Fatal Accident

2 people are dead and 4 injured in a head on collision...

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in National

Toyota recalls 690K vehicles to fix suspension

Toyota is recalling Tacoma 4X4 and Tacoma pre-runner pickup trucks to fix issues with the vehicles' rear suspension system.

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in Sports

Twins fire Gardenhire after 13 seasons

The Minnesota Twins have fired manager Ron Gardenhire.

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in Local Sports

Spencer Girls Swim Team Tested at Valley Invitational

West Des Moines Valley - Saturday, September 27th

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in National

Arsonist suspected in more than 20 fires

A suspected arsonist operating in Washington state is believed to have ignited nearly two dozen fires in three weeks.

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in Music

Get ready for 3D ‘Thriller’

Michael Jackson's epic 14-minute music video is going to be re-released next year.

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in Local

Iowa Supreme Court Coming to Storm Lake.

Oral arguments will be heard on the Buena Vista University campus on Wednesday, October 15th...

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in Local

All-Star Communities Recognized

Spencer, Storm Lake and Orange City have been recognized as All-Star Communities by the Iowa League of Cities...

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in Local

Great IA Treasure Hunt Claims At CCF

Over $172,000 was claimed at the Clay County Fair this year through the Great Iowa Treasure Hunt...

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in Local

HLP Expansion Underway

A multi-million dollar expansion is underway at the Middle-High school in Lake Park...

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in Music

Bono says U2 isn’t advocating ‘free music’

The U2 frontman denies the band's recent album giveaway is undercutting other artists.

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in Local

Cylinder Man Charged In Fatal Crash

67-year-old James Miller faces one count of criminal vehicular homicide among other charges...

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in Entertainment

Ben Affleck buys American cars after time in Detroit

The actor says he was moved by the city and its economic struggles.

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in National, World

Afghanistan to sign U.S. security agreement

Afghanistan will sign a crucial security agreement allowing the U.S. to leave a small contingent of troops in the country beyond this year.

Local Headlines

in Local

Building Iowa’s Future Event Held in Spencer

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A sizable portion of the Iowa GOP statewide ticket was on hand in Spencer on Friday...

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Storm Lake Counterfeit Conviction

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Yoirland Rojas has been convicted of making and using counterfeit credit cards...

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Echo Plus Merging With Hope Haven

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Echo Plus of Spirit Lake and Estherville is merging into the Hope Haven organization...

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Clay County Joins First Impressions Program

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Western Iowa Tourism conducts the 'secret shopper' style program...

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Iowa Tourism Awards

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The Iowa Great Lakes Chamber of Commerce won a pair of awards...