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tv   Siouxland News at 9 on FOX 44  FOX  December 31, 2015 9:00pm-9:30pm CST

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3 storm lake police say 28- year- old domonick tribble broke into his estranged girlfriend's house through her bedroom window wednesday afternoon,once inside... he attacked the woman and stole her cell phone before running away.police have so far been unable to find him.he's described as a black man standing 6 foot 4 inches and weighing around 180 pounds.he has a tattoo of the name "nick" on his left arm, and a skull on his right arm. if you know where he is... you're asked to call storm lake police. 3 3 the new year is right around the corner, and the woodbury county sheriff's office is taking part in the national crackdown on drunk driving.thousands of law enforcement officers across the country will be on the lookout for impaired drivers, hoping to cut down on the number of drunk driving fatalities both in iowa and across the country.the woodbury county sheriff's office has a message to drivers during this holiday season. 3 "this time of year is obviously people are celebrating for the new years. we want them to have a good
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responsible and make sure that they do have access to a designated driver or a family pick them up."attorney ed keane's "safe ride" program offers rides to those who shouldn't drive home.tonight until 3 a- m... 3 siouxland taxi will take you within a 15 mile radius of sioux city's downtown to your charge, courtesy of keane.you can call siouxland taxi at 277-0000 for more information 3 3 it's been a great end to 2015 for the food bank of siouxland. 3 earlier this week... the agency received a donation of 10- thousand dollars from the union pacific railroad.today... the woodhouse auto family donated 78- thousand dollars to support the food bank's backpack program.staff at woodhouse chrysler in sioux city raised money all month prior to this morning's donation. 3 "it's an awesome feeling to be able to give back, you know we
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to give some of that back to this community through the foodbank program is just awesome."this is the third year for woodhouse's backpack challenge.the backpack program serves 16- hundred students at 6 area schools each week.each sack of food given out costs 4 dollars to make... and provides kids with food to eat at home during the weekend. 3 3 a native american group is hoping for a healthy new year for its members.the nebraska indian community college's office of tribal outreach held a pow-wow at west high in sioux city this afternoon.in addition to a presentation on healthy lifestyles for the new year... the event hopes to provide a space the celebrates native cultures and a more healthy lifestyle. 3 "it's very important to the community because it's a drug free event, and alcohol free event, and it's a family event. it's and intertribal pow-wow which mean that anybody can come here and dance with us, not just dancers themselves."in addition to
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the organizers are putting together a new year's party this evening to give native people a healthy alternative to alcohol to celebrate the new year. 3
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3 3 u.s. authorities arrested nearly five dozen people this year in the u.s. for helping to support isis...the *largest* number of terrorism- related arrests in the country in a single year since 9/11.in tonight's safe and secure report... our national correspondent jeff barnd takes a look at the surge in isis-related arrests stateside. 3 thursday police announced the arrest of a rochester man accused of being an isis sympathizer and planning to kill patrons at an area bar on new year's eve december 2. san bernardino california a husband and wife kill 14 people and injured scores of others. authorities say the wife pledged her alleigance to
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among the chief topics of discussion at a town hall meeting entitled "terrorism at home"at our sister station wbff-tv in baltimore /sot/ tony shaffer sbg all wbff_townhall 9:13 "to ignore the overseas locations will only precipitate more domestic attacks so we have to look at this as a whole. 9:17 /bridge/ 71 isis-related arrests have occurred between spring 2014 and this december on us soil. experts say.. the fbi has already made arrests in *21* states /kosta's map/ those arrests stretch from california to massachusetts. the study says new york state has the *most* fbi arrests with 14. minnesota comes in second with 11./vo/ one solution to these increases arrests? profiling people on *previous actions*.. not race nor religion./sot/shaffer 18:48 "screening your mother's best friend who plays bridge in an enhanced way when she lives in minot north dakota is not going to get you any additional security! 19:04/vo/ several world leaders say islamic radical idealogy *is* a threat to global citizenship which prompted this exchance with re-heel raza a sunni
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the council for "muslims facing tomorrow"/sot/ 25:52 ms. raza.. are you muslim? yes i am.. those statements are not offesive to you? no.. its not.. why not? well, if you're telling the truth why should it be offisenve? but would any other kind of radicaliztion be a threat to anyplace else? today, we are not talking about any other kind of radicicaliaztion. today we are talking about islamic radical ideology that's all over the world 26:11 /vo/ the panel says agrees as long as arrests are made *before* the fact another catastrophie stateside *can* be avoided. in washington... i'm jeff barnd reporting. 3 3 still to come tonight at nine... we've got a recap of some of this year's biggest *business* stories in the fox means business report...but first: 3 3 2015 was a year of major developments here in siouxland. coming up after the break... we'll take a look back at the year that was in our own community. 3 "siouxland news at nine on fox 44, with larry wentz, diana castillo and siouxland's chief
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in the us is nearly 11 years old. since those cars were made, there's been some incredible new technology. today, i want to point out a few of the latest items making first; touch screens: just like your phone and tablet, the dashboard of your car runs a lot of systems...these units make navigating from the ac to the stereo to the gps much easier. lots of cars now have collision avoidance technology; it uses sensors to see if you're closing in on a car too quickly and can apply the brakes automatically! and one of my favorite new technologies is adaptive cruise control; it regulates your car's speed to maintain a safe distance between you & the car ahead; on the expressway it's really trick! you can learn about these, and other new technologies when you visit our trusted car care pros here in town!auto matters brought to you by arnold motor supply. you can find everything you need to get
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you'll receive the best service that you deserve. "service is the difference we get it." visit one of our many local locations for any
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3 2015 was a busy year here in siouxland... and as we get ready to move ahead into 2016 tomorrow, we're looking back at the year that was.our jetske wauran has a look back at some of the top local stories of 2015. 3 2015...winter storms kicked off the new year...setting off a sight rarely seen in siouxland - a sinkhole. residents of the 2800 block of macomb avenue say they heard a loud blast... on the night of january 5th.the result: holes in the ground nearly ten feet deep.city crews blamed the hole on massive erosion caused by large amounts of water. january 9th..deputies were called to a house in the southwest woodbury county town of sloan when a dog sitter
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dustin wilder.29- year- old timothy (shrow- der) schroeder is awaiting trial on murder charges in the case.in february, we traveled to shawnee, oklahoma, covering an exclusive story about an iowan farmer and president of bless you inc, duane drost, who gives trailers and refurbished rvs packed with food, and all sorts of household items, to families who were hurt or affected by disasters all across the united states.in a unanimous opinion, the 7- judges on the iowa supreme court upheld a lower district court's ruling... deciding sioux city's traffic cameras are constitutional. the city is still fighting with the iowa d- o- t on where those cameras can be placed.april- a boy who went missing on april 6th, was later found on april 10th.six year old lincoln hilt fell off a dock at riverside park in yankton where he was fishing with his family on easter sunday.despite a widespread search... his body was found about 100 yards from the dock.autopsy results
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accidental.april 17th...sioux city police lost one of their own. sergeant jay fleckenstein was found dead at his home. fleckenstein had been with the department since 1997.at the time of his death... he was a supervisor of the k-9 program. sioux city police and paramedics responded to war eagle park... finding 4 high school students who they believe were smoking synthetic marijuana.the teens were taken to the hospital where one of them.... 18- year- old austin mccloud... a senior at west high school... died.later in april, the bird flu hit iowa. some of the state's largest poultry farms... right here in northwest iowa... had to destroy millions of hens and turkeys because of a highly infectious bird flu.in may...the iowa economic development authority board approved an assistance package for the proposed seaboard - triumph pork plant.the 269 million dollar plant will get just over 13 million dollars in investment tax credits... sales tax refunds... and job-
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is expected to open in 2017 and employ more than 1- thousand people.in early june... the body of thomas bortvit was discovered in rural emmet county.18- year- old lee christensen of estherville was arrested in minneapolis... and returned to iowa to face charges of 1st degree murder in bortvit's death,...june 10th...two former sioux city wastewater treatment plant employees lost their licenses after an investigation into the plant's emissions.two supervisors at the plant permanently surrendered their wastewater operations certifications as part of a settlement with the iowa d- n- r.they had allegedly manipulated equipment at the plant on days the city's water was being tested for e- coli bacteria.a milestone for siouxland's most wanted... mitchell meyer of correctionville had been on the run since 1999... when he failed to appear for trial on 2 counts of sexual abusing a minor.meyer was featured in a
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most wanted... bringing dozens of new tips to u - s marshals. one tip put meyer in mexico... and with the help of mexican federal police... it led to meyer's arrest on june 29th.he became the 400th fugitive to be captured since the beginning of siouxland's most wanted in july... more than 30- thousand ragbrai riders kicked off in sioux city, in high gear.. to fort dodge.thousands of riders from across the country, embarked on the 7-day bike journey across the hawkeye state.in august... a major employer in the crawford county city of denison announced it was closing.the tyson fresh meats beef processing plant first opened in 1961... and employed more than 400 people at the time of its closing.also in august... two sioux city teens were arrested and charged with conspiring to rob the security national bank branch in the hamilton boulevard hy-vee store.heaven zevenbergen and angelica perez both accepted plea deals in the case.they will be sentenced in february. in october- we introduced you to the uss sioux city... under
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wisconsin.the littoral combat ship is the first to be named for sioux city.she'll be launched january 30th and officially join the navy in 2017.finally, in 3 decembera beloved spencer, iowa teen dies after a wrestling tournament...18 -year-old austin roberts collapsed on the mats...he was later pronounced dead at spencer hospital.standard out. 3 3 3 taking a live look out over yankton on our lewis and clark specialty hospital skywatch camera.we're getting ready to ring in the new year here in siouxland.chad'll tell us what the weather has in store for the first day of 2016, coming
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3 siouxland's chief meteorologist chad sandwell." 3 3 diana and chad talk about today's weather and the
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3 3 still to come tonight at nine... when and where you can next see three presidential candidates in siouxland... but first: 3 david asman says: " filling up at the pump in the new year...may have you saying happy new year! i'm david asman with the fox business
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3 as we head into the new year, a business review is in order... david asman passes the party favors on those and other stores in this edition of 'fox means business'
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disappointment in 20-15.((fs)) the index finishing the year lower for the first time since 20-08.the s&p 500 also lower on the year....but the nasdaq bucking that down trend and ending up nearly 6%.((fs)) drivers getting a break at the pump in 2015.gas dropping more than 10 percent... with the national average for regular unleaded now just $2 bucks a gallon.....((vo))and triple-a predicting prices will be even cheaper in the new year... that's something to celebrate tonight....((vo))but this might not be...if you're shopping for a home.mortcage rates rising back above 4% for the first time since july. remember though... that's still historically low.((vo)) millions of americans getting a pay raise as the ball drops. more than a dozen states and washington, d.c. raising their minimum wage in 20-16.((on cam))happy new year, everybody! that's a look at business....i'm david asman. 3 last night we told you about texas senator ted cruz's planned stop at dordt college next
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planning on making several other stops in northwest iowa early next week as well.the stops in carroll, onawa, cherokee, rock rapids, sibley, spirit lake, spencer and storm lake are all part of cruz's "cruzin' to caucus" bus tour. we've got the times and locations for all 9 stops on our website, siouxland news dot com. 3 3 an update tonight on democratic presidential frontrunner hillary clinton's planned stop in sioux city next tuesday.earlier this week... we found out the former secretary of state would be in town tuesday afternoon.now we know her event will be at the orpheum theatre downtown.it is scheduled to get underway at 2- 15 tuesd. if you would like to register for the event, we have the link in this story on our website. 3 3 and one of secretary clinton's opponents for the democratic nomination will also be in siouxland this weekend.former maryland governor martin o'malley has three stops planned in northwest iowa. saturday evening, he'll be in storm lake at 5- 15 and le mars at 7 -30.sunday
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scheduled for noon at the mary j. treglia house in sioux city. locations for the saturday events are posted in this story on siouxland news dot com 3 chad's got a final check of our new year's forecast, after
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care for a cupcake? well, our new outdoor seating area is about as popular as paula deen at an nba game.
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