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ticket... the surprise for the passenger..... police are searching for a man who may have information on des moines' latest double homicide. the man and woman were found dead inside this home on center street yesterday afternoon. good evening, i'm sonya heitshusen and i'm dan winters... police say a man who lived in that home with the two victims may have some answers about the killings. authorities are also searching for a slater woman... channel 13's justin surrency has the latest details... des moines police say michael wanchanic, a resident of the same home that two people were found dead in a person of interest...the investigation to solve the killings has even spread to a trailer home in slater... solving des moines latest homicides could hinge on one man... "we believe he has information
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motive and what happened in the house so we would like any assistance in finding him." 39 year old michael john wanchenic is believed to be a roommate of both 36 year old bryon howard and 31 year old heather belieau who were found dead monday afternoon inside a home at the 39- hundred block of center street. he may be driving a 2002 beige dodge grand caravan with the license plate of d- m-r 2-3-4 "he was a resident there also, no relation to them but obviously he knew them."also at the scene two small children... "the 2 year old was moving around when we got there , the infant was crying but none were harmed... at the des moines police department's request, the story county sheriff's office performed a wellfare check at the trailer home of peggy reed, wanchanic's ex wife in slater. she was not found and they are concerned over her whereabouts." "we are always looking for
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where we have to adjust our policing strategies."the 18th and 19th homicides put des moines at a total not seen in nearly 20 years... "the thing that is unique this year is that we have had several multiple homicides that obviously will raise that number quickly." the story county sheriff's department said they'll keep checking the trailer home in slater for peggy reed's arrival...i spoke to michael wanchenic's mother roseanne who says she has not spoken to her son in over two years...she also says the day of the killings was the anniversary of his father's death just one year ago... des moines police say they're closer to finding those responsible for a deadly shooting along court avenue sunday morning. 21 year old edmanuel perez was killed. 23-year-old andrew boyd remains hospitalized.. police say they're talking to several people who witnessed the shooting and reviewing video of the incident. and polk county deputies continue looking for the person responsible for a shooting outside the evolution nightclub last month.
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three others were wounded. investigators say hundreds of witnesses saw the crime but few are coming forward with information. the university of iowa is investigating hate crime, after a racist message was found on campus... the university won't tell us what was said...but it was found carved on the inside of a bathroom door in spence laboratories. university police tell me as soon as they were notified by that staff member they sent maintence to sand off the comment as well as officers to investigate. it was not long before students were notified by iowa president - bruce harreld uzair ahmed/ student "i think with what the president is doing, his reaction was very appropriate, i think it shows he does not stand for this type of negativity around campus and i think it shows this is not what the school is about this is not what the school represents. the university police are asking anyone with information on the message to give them a call... u-s senator joni ernst announced today that she has retired from the iowa army national guard. she served as a lieutenant
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for more than 23-years. in 20-03 she was deployed to iraq... where she ran convoys through kuwait. earlier this year she mentioned that she would retire to focus on her new role as senator and to be able to spend time with her family. ernst has supported the state's renewable fuels industry. but one presidential candidate doesn't want subsidies or government mandates for that industry. and he's about to hear a new round of ads because of it. 0012 radio ad "politicians like ted cruz support subsidies for big oil but want to end support for ethanol.' these ads don't come from one of cruz's rivals...but rather from a bipartisan alternative fuels group. america's renewable futures says it'll start ads in iowa calling out cruz's position to let the industry compete on its own...without government help. the group says cruz is too close to big oil...since he invests hundreds of thousands in it and gets millions more in political support from pro-oil donors.
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talked to ted cruz 3 or 4 times since his candidacy has started. he's very well set in his ways' bill couser hopes congressman steve king can change cruz's mind. king endorsed cruz for president. by the way, we are still waiting to hear from cruz's campaign for a response to the new ads. you've got a little less than two hours to cast your ballot in the windsor heights city council race... charlene butz and zachary bales-henry are on the ballot in this run-off election. two seats were open during the regular election... but only one candidate hit the 35-percent threshold needed to secure a seat. polls close tonight at eight. the holidays are kicking off in clive right now... this is a live look at light the plaza.. the holiday lighting ceremony just started... on the corner of northwest 86th and university of boulevard. indian hills choir students are caroling... santa will also be making an appearance. the event lasts until 7-30... the iowa hawkeyes still
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the team looking to keep it's perfect season going... coming up in sports... how the hawks are embracing it's underdog status going into the big ten championship... more cold air tonight and a gusty wind will make the wind chills drop to the teens. we will have a few left-over flurries tonight and early tomorrow morning. the rest of the week will be dry and warmer. much warmer air is expected by the weekend. drivers in waukee have a new way to get around... how the new interchange could ease traffic.. as well as spur development. and this traffic stop... was anything but a crime in progress... how a metro police officer helped pull off the ultimate
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53:58-54:01 clip... cheers. traffic is now flowing through a new interchange in waukee... drivers traveled down grand time today. but the plan for this new road... was about 13-years in the making. 46:59 what began as a line on the map in waukee in a in 1992 has now become a reality. 47:05 with a road way, a bridge and interchange that is now open to the public and geared for development. 47:13 mayor bill peard... along with were the
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this is the first "divergent diamond" interchange in the state. it's designed to reduce traffic times and improve safety. it looks different... but the d-o-t says signs will help drivers navigate it. mayor peard says the new road will bring more traffic to the center of waukee. he says a kum and go has already agreed to build near the interchange. a traffic stop on thanksgiving.... was anything but routine... :12-:17 the reason i stopped you back there, you were going 46 in a 35 on 100th street,. really? is there a reason why you were going that fast? jeff schulte was pulled over by johnston police officer, matt chiles.. it happened to be in the same spot schulte was pulled over for speeding this summer - in front of his girlfriend's parents house... but this time was different... officer chiles was working with schulte... to pull off the ultimate surprise engagement.... with body camera rolling, officer chiles told schulte he had an arrest warrant out for theft... and pretended to handcuff him... he then asked jenna reitz to
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3:21-3:47 do you mind stepping out and identifying make sure that his merchandise isn't suspicious.... will you marry me? oh my, are you kidding me? oh my god worry quickly turned t joy for reitz... she said yes... and even gave officer chiles a big hug... schutle says he was nervous about proposing, so that made it seem more realistic... reitz says officer chiles played it perfectly... and as you saw... she was fell for the whole scheme... 17:00:19 i feel like for a i don't remember, but i come around the corner and there street, in the rain, with a ring, and then there's matt, then i'm like,
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tells the rest, i am very animated. it showed he got me 17:00:44 17:01:41 i just love getting those reactions out of her and she is so animated and she cracks me up it's so much fun. i will try to top at some point i think. 17:01:59 the couple already picked out a wedding date... july 15th.... more cold air tonight and a gusty wind will make the wind chills drop to the teens. we will have a few left-over flurries tonight and early tomorrow morning. the rest of the week will be dry and
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more cold air tonight and a gusty wind will make the wind chills drop to the teens. we will have a few left-over flurries tonight and early tomorrow morning. the rest of the week
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warmer air is
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kirk ferentz goes from hot seat, to award winner. the big ten coaches and media name ferentz coach of the year. it's the fourth time for ferentz, tied for most all time. after a 7-6 season, ferentz took inventory of the hawkeye football program, and made many changes. the results led to a perfect 12 and oh regular season, and nicknames like new kirk, and kirk 2.0. he added a new name today. didn't take raygun long to jump on maverick kirk bandwagon: "goose: we're going to indy". knowing's kirk's references, he may have been talking bret maverick.
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saturday, they're a lock for the college football playoff. it's still fun to check the new rankings. no change in top five. clemson and alabama stay 1,2. oklahoma three, iowa now number four. michigan state first out. ohio state jumps to sixth. the hawks will take the field in indianapolis as underdogs. they're used to it. michael
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michael will be there saturday night. spartans the visitors. hawkeyes will wear their home black jerseys. new cyclone football coach matt campbell wasted no time. this dude went right to work. one positive of hiring a guy who already is a head coach: he'll assempble a staff quickly. new cyclone assistants include,
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toledo. tight ends coach and recruiting coordinator alex golesh comes to isu from illinois, before that he worked with campbell at toledo. cornerback coach d.k. mcdonald and director of scouting john kuceyeski both come from toledo.ed wilson may coach the rockets in their bowl game. and at hilton coliseum tonight, the andy fales classic. north dakota state bison at iowa state. both teams made the tourney last year. new football coach matt campbell will see his first cyclone basketball game. jeb bush: here's the truth you will not hear from our president:
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with radical islamic terrorism. it is the struggle that will determine the fate of the free world. the united states should not delay in leading a global coalition to take out isis with overwhelming force. their aim is our total destruction. we can't withdraw from this threat or negotiate with it. we have but one choice: to defeat it. vo: right to rise usa is responsible for the content of this message. it's been her fight for twenty years. something is wrong with our healthcare system and it needs to be fixed. then, it was about health reform and getting eight million kids covered. now, it's about stopping republicans from repealing obamacare, and taking on insurance companies to bring down drug prices. i'm not going to let any family be deprived of healthcare. i'm not going to let the republicans rip up obamacare and throw it away.
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here's what we're working on for the channel 13 news at ten.. as police look for a person of interest into monday's double homicide... friends and family hold a candlelight vigil to honor the victims... how they are remembering bryon howard and heather belieau, tonight at ten. before we go... a little boy in indiana slept through is first picture with santa... but meeting was still memorable. 6-month-old zeke walters dozed off while in line with his parents. santa told them to let him sleep-- then pretended to nod off with him... dad posted the pictures on his facebook page... and it has now been shared more than 500-thousand times. the walters went back to the mall to
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