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"this is siouxland news at 9 on fox 44." 3 a potentially dangerous situation avoided today at a sioux city middle school... as a student is caught with a gun on school grounds.thanks for joining us tonight, i'm diana castillo. 3 tonight, that story is first on fox. 3 3 the school in question is north middle school in sioux city.sioux city schools spokeswoman alison benson says the district got information that a north middle student was bringing a gun to school this morning.when that student arrived... school staff pulled him aside and searched him... turning up an unloaded gun.at this time... staff don't believe the student intended to harm any students or teachers.benson says "the district will follow board policies and the district's student code of conduct regarding this incident. 3 we are very thankful that in
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something or heard something, said something, allowing us to quickly take action." 3 3 sioux city's city council is moving forward with two development projects.a plan to replace a large hangar at the sioux gateway airport severely damaged by windstorms in 2014 got final approval toght. that plan will replace the one large hangar with 10 smaller, single- plane hangars. construction will begin as soon as weather permits.mayor bob scott says this project is a start. 3 "we have never built real t- hangers for small airplanes, and so we are building ten of them to see how succesesul we will be and this will...if they are successful and the rent is justified we will probably build more in the future."the council also giving formal approval to a tax credit for a newly expanded sioux city business. curly's foods just off lewis boulevard added 30 new jobs this april... as part of a multi- million dollar expansion.scott says tonight, the city sigigd off on its part of an economic
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3 "it's a very nice project. it is about a 6 million dollar deal. and a lot of additional employees and they are entitled to some credits but they needed to get us the paper work and get it done so thats what we're doing today,"the expansion also recieved some tax credit assistance from the state of iowa's economic development authority. 3 a popular sioux city restaurant remains closed this evening after a fire this morning.that fire broke out at sneaky's chicken on gordon drive just before 9 - 30.when firefighters arrived, they found a lot of heavy smoke coming from the back of the building.there were some employees inside the restaurant at the time, but they all got out safely.the fire was quickly found and contained inside a storage area in the back of the restaurant.firefighters say smoke was the biggest issue this morning. 3 "we actually had pretty heavy smoke conditions inside the restaurant itself even though the fire did not enter the restaurant. due to those smoke conditions they will be closed. i don't have a
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they will be open, that's not really our decision to make."the fire marshal doesn't know what started the fire yet. sneaky's owner says they'll keep their fans updated on the restaurant's status on social media. 3 3 travel on i-29 through downtown sioux city is going to be even trickier tonight.the iowa d- o- t plans to close that road in both directions tonight at the floyd boulevard interchange at exit 147- a.that's so construction crews can do utility work.the closing will be done in 20- minute intervals... between 10 o'clock and midnight.the d- o- t says drivers should be prepared for traffic backups beyond the work area... and take a different route if possible. 3 3 northwest iowa played host to several presidential candidates today.the first candidate to stop in the area was former pennsylvania senator rick santorumhe made a stop at the pizza ranch corporate headquarters in orange city,
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plans to stop isis, fix the economy and bring back manufacturing to the us before taking questions from the public. 3 3 fellow republican longshot carly fiorina made a stop of her own tonight in siouxland. at a town hall event at bev's on the river in sioux city... the former hewlett- packard c- e- o discussed her blueprint to "take our country back". that plan includes simplfying the tax code, repealing obamacare, defeating isis and securing the border. 3 "i'm grateful to the iowa voter, because when i started this campaign i was 17 out of 16, and now i'm 6th nationally, and that's in no small measure because the people of iowa take their citizenship seriously. "the latest quinnipiac poll has fiorina receiving the support of just 1 percent of likely caucusgoers. 3 3 the hillary clinton campaign is making *another* campaign stop in sioux city this week... and while hillary herself won't be here, she's
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known.her husband, former president bill clinton.the 42nd president of the united states will be at morningsid college friday to campaign for his wife.doors for that event at the olson student center will open at 11- 15 friday morning.president clinton is expected to speak at noon. 3 3
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3 and our recent stretch of frigid temperatures has sioux city's mercy medical center taking action to help those in danger from the cold.mercy is opening its cafeteria and providing free hot drinks between 7 a- m and 7 p- m on days where the temperature dips below 10 degrees.the program is designed to serve those without adequate shelter or heating in their homes or apartments. 3 "well, it's the only place that's offering anything. they're right now, until we
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now this is the only place.e. "at night... those in danger from the cold can spend the night at the warming shelter downtown.mercy's program is aimed at giving those people somewhere to go during the day... other than the public library. 3 3 we're just about 23 hours away now from president obama's final state of the union speech where he'll unveil his goals for the rest of his time in office.so far... o team of political scientists say less than half of obama's proposals have become a reality. chief politcal correspondent scott thuman shows us the hits and misses. 3 the president's wish list has been a long one over years- --but do those dreams, ever become reality?(obama-2009) "you don't need another list of statistics to know that our economy is in crisis."in 2009 he promised measures that would bring unemployment down & the stock market up.
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year later, he vowed to hunt down terror leaders and... osama bin laden is dead.but historians will tell you, *most state of the union promises* have fallen flat. (professor -325) "if you did an analysis of every promise, every proposal since thomas jefferson//you'd probably find the success rate being pretty low."take gun control:(obama in 2013) "gabby ffords deserves a vote, the families of newtown, deserve a vote." congress though, didn't agree with that 2013 ntion & obama's had to resort to watered-down, executive actions. in almost *every* state of the union he's demanded college affordabilty. again--a tough sell. tuition rates keep rising and student loan debt, above the one- trillion-dollar mark for more than 3 years.his push on immigration, also, underwhelming results in congress... and is now tied up in courts.so these bully pulpit speeches are becomming based more on lingering hopes, than actual likelihoods. (professor-815) "they are
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'look at all we could do if we unite as a people' and of course, we don't unite as a people."(scott/tag)"so with a republican dominant congress, the president's state of the union may focus on outlining what he *can* do--executive orders...realizing big ticket items may be left to his successor.on capitol hill, scott thuman." 3 you can watch the state of the union followed by the republican response right here on fox 44... starting at 8 o'clock.following network coverage... we'll be here with a slightly delayed edition of siouxland news at nine with a look at the rest of the day's headlines. 3 we're tracking the latest developments tonight in the war on terror... with new images of one of the paris attack suspects. jonathan elias has the latest developments in tonight's terrorism alert desk update. 3 from the terrorism alert desk in washington, i'm jonathan elias.we're seeing new images of one of the suspects in the paris terror attack.french tv station, b-f-m-t-v released
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station near the border of france and belgium.salah abdeslam is the terror suspect who is still on the run, and he's seen with suspected accomplice, hamza attou.police believe the pictures were taken the day after the november 13th terror attack. we're also learning more about the man killed while trying to attack a paris police station last week.german investigators say he had lived in a german shelter for people seeking asylum.after a search of that shelter, investigators say it doesn't appear any other attacks were planned.from the terrorism alert desk in washington, i'm jonathan elias. 3 coming up after the break on siouxland news at nine... how many more fugitives are off the street... plus this week's featured fugitive, coming up in this week's edition of siouxland's most wanted.plus... 3 asman says: "...well, you can become hugh hefner's landlord... but it comes with a hefty price tag.i'm david asman with the fox business
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3 "siouxland news at nine on fox 44, with larry wentz, diana castillo and siouxland's chief meteorologist chad sandwell."
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3 "siouxland's most wanted." 3 tonight u- s marshals need your help finding a fugitive who's wanted for burglary... but first we have two additions to our capture count to tell you about.lucas daniels was featured last month on most wanted... wanted by the woodbury county sheriff's office for failure to appear for a probation violation hearing.he was arrested in nebraska... thanks to a tip from most wanted viewers.his arrest makes him capture #420 since most wanted began.dustin lesline was featured back in july... he was wanted the woodbury unty sheriff's office for delivery of meth.he was arrested last monday by u- s marshals in farminton, new
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with relatives.his arrest makes him capture #421 since most wanted began.now on to new business... domonick tribble is wanted by the buena vista county sheriff's office for burglary.tribble is 28 years old,6 feet 4 inches tall, 3 and weighs 180 pounds. his last known address is in pocahontas, iowa. if you have *any* information about domonick tribble... please call the u- s marshal service in sioux city at (712) 252-0211... or send marshals an e-mail at "siouxuxnds dot most wanted at u- s- d- o- j dot gov".you can also use the marshals' text a tip program. to text a tip, text the keyword "t- e- n (all in uppercase) 9- 9" and your tip to tip411 (847- 411). remember... the information you provide remains confidential and could put this fugitive behind bars. 3
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3 "first alert weather with siouxland's chief meteorologist sandwell." 3 3 3 3 larry, diana and chad talk about today's weather and the upcoming forecast. 3
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continue into tomorrow where a second arctic blast will drop our high temperatures down to the teens once again during the afternoon hours.expect a warm up midweek with partly cloudy skies and temperatures in the 30s wednesday and thursday.there is a slight chance for snow on friday with another arctic surge over the weekend into the first part of
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3 if you ever wanted to party at the playboy mansion... now you can do one better and *own* it. david asman explains *how* in report. 3 move over golden globes...and make room for the new award winners...(vo)thhonda civic driving away with the 20-16 north american car of the year award on monday (1/11)....the volvo x-c-90 taking the truck of the year honor.all voting for the awards coming from automotive journalists.... so take that hollywood foreign press association.and here' something to talk about... if you like to text.at&t&ts bring
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there is a catch though...you also have to sign up for direct-t-v or a-t-&-t's home-tv service.and folks living in the villages in florida seem to have no trouble paying their bills on time.the popular retirement community just getting named the city with the best credit scores in america.and, are looking for a new home and have $200 million to spend? well, then check out the playboy the iconic landmark hitting the market monday (1/11) with that hefty price tag.the property *even* comes with a tenant...word is playboy founder hugh hefner still wants to live... and work there.(asman on cam) that's a look at business. i'm david asman. 3 committing to a complete lifestyle change can be difficult. but it's not something you have to do alone.coming up after the break in tonight's healthwatch... how you can get *help* to keep you on the right track in your weight
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3 3 after folks have weight loss
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help to make sure they don't start their bad habits again. siouxland news reporter kayla novak shows us how support groups can make the transition a little easier. 3 bariatric surgery is a mplete life style change "we look at weightloss surgery as just a tool it is not a quick fix. or an easy way out. so to really help the patients be successful with this tool, the educational program is really neccessary along with the support group." the educational program team includes registered dieticians, registered nurses, psycologiststsand bariatric surgeons. "and so we really work togethth as a multidisiplinary team to help the patients not only physically but emotionally mentally prepare for the life style changes that they will have to make." doctors also reccomend these patients join support groups to help them through these major life changes. "if you are on a typical diet, you have the decision of either following your diet that day or not, they dont have that decision any longer because weight loss
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to your body." each group includes 10 to 30 patients and they talk about good eating habits and avoiding bad habits. "so we really try to teach them not only alternatives of things they can do other than rewarding with food but also coping mechanisms to not use foods for comfort or to cellebrate or to mourn. but to try to rely some other things." though the 3 midlands clinic is one place to find a weight loss support group, you can also find other groups in the community and online. kayla novak, siouxland news. 3 "healthwatch is brought to you by dunes surgical hospital, in association with mercy medical center." 3 chad's back with a final check
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