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limited precip chances and cold temperatures through the extended . nikki also coming up on local five news at 5:30 a fort dodge family is facing the unthinkable... a six year old girl killed in a christmas morning crash... how the community is coming forward to help her family nikki this is the biggest travelling weekend of the year. find out what local law enforcement is advising to keep you safe, coming up. "local 5 news at 5:30 in hd starts now. we are iowa " nikki: good evening. welcome to local 5 news, i'm nikki davidson. glad you're with us tonight. winter weather is headed our way.... 98 of iowas 99 counties will be under a storm watch tomorrow morning... for the latest on what you need to know when you wake up... we're sending it over to meterologist bree sullivan... bree? bree/wxcenter: a winter storm warning will be in effect for a vast majority of iowa through the day on monday and expire by early in the day on tuesday. overnight tonight, temperatures will dip into the teens and 20s as the storm lifts into the state from the south. the approaching winter storm will cause travel headaches for monday. western and central iowa should expect mainly snow, although freezing rain and sleet in the metro are possible. eastern iowa
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rain, and snow as the day progresses. winds will also be very strong at 15-25+mph, gusting to near 40mph at times. there is the potential for power outages with this storm, particularly in areas where ice accumulates on the power lines. possible snow totals with this system range from 5 to 8" in central iowa, so stay with local 5 for the latest. the system will start moving out late monday night with most of iowa remaining mainly dry for tuesday. beyond our winter storm, the weather quiets down with limited precip chances and cold temperatures through the extended nikki: thanks bree... and an important reminder... an emergency snow parking ban for snow removal has been issued. in west des moines it will begin at 6 am tomorrow. in waukee at 8 am tomorrow. and in johnston at 3 am tomorrow. the parking ban applies to all streets. the fine is $50 and / or towing.
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government for information on snow parking bans in your area... nikki: our big story -- back to 1shot: a tragic christmas morning crash has left a fort dodge community devastated... according to family... a six year old girl has died as a result of her injuries in the collison... according to the iowa state highway patrol report... a jeep was traveling east about 5 miles away from fort dodge on d-20... when it drifted across the center line, and struck a truck traveling westbound.... both drivers... as well as a third adult and three small children were all injured in the crash and taken to unity point hospital we're learning that the six year old payton henry passed away while at the hospital... the fort dodge community is rallying around her family.... jana bartlett, brooke's aunt: "it's an absolute nightmare. it's an absolute nightmare. seeing these kids and the parents having to go through all of this is just absolutely devastating." nikki: a go fund me has
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justin henry and their children... so far more than twenty thousand dollars has been raised since friday... nikki/1shot: perry police say at least five people have been injured in a two vehicle crash yesterday afternoon... it happened on highway 141 and 8th street in perry.... police are releasing few details at this point, but say the crash involved two vehicles and the driver that caused the crash will be facing charges. stay with local five for this developing story... we will release more information as it becomes available to us. nikki: police in newton are asking for your help locating a missing 12 year old girl... they say charlene rachelle brown was last seen at a residence in newton. the 12 year old is described as a white female, 5'2, with brown hair and brown eyes. she was last seen wearing white and blue flannel pajamas. if you have any information about her whereabouts, contact the newton police department at the number on your screen. nikki/1shot: a cow is found slaughtered on its owners property.... now the guthrie county sheriff's office is investigating whether the bizarre crime is linked to burglary at a nearby farm operation.... first a report
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burglary at a farm operation near 270th and quail avenue south of monteith. a truck and car are believed to be involved. while investigators were collecting evidence they discovered a cow on nearby property had been butchered in its pasture near 320th and ranch trail north of menlo. they say it appears someone intitally shot the animal as if they were hunting it... officals think the crimes happened either on christmas eve or christmas morning. if any one has information, please contact the guthrie county sheriff's office. the information is there on your screen. nikki/ots: there has been another inmate death at the coralville corrections unit. 65 year old dennis duane richards died on christmas day. of natural causes from throat cancer. he was serving sixty year sentence for second degree murder and second degree arson. richards' sentence began on january 19, 2010. nikki: this is traditionally one of the biggest travel weekends of the entire year. but with awinter storm warning for the entire state of iowa.... local law enforcement is urging people to
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roads, if at all possible. local five's jacob peklo joins us now with more. jacob/bam nikki, according to the u-s department of transportation, the number of people taking road trips of fifty miles or more increases by 54 percent in this period between christmas and new year's. between christmas and new year's. it's why troopers are saying get your travel done tonight, or wait until tuesday to hit the roadways again. michael clyde has worked a lot of holiday weekends, in his 11 years with the iowa state patrol. trooper michael clyde, iowa state patrol: "every year, it seems like people get in more and more of a hurry to get where they're going, and that always seems to be a factor right around the holidays is the speed." on sunday, he's performing his usual checks of the roadways, making sure all the cars or trucks that have skidded off the roadways are accounted for. nats with the potential for the whole state to be under a winter storm warning on monday, this flowing scene of traffic could look far different. trooper michael clyde, iowa state patrol: "if you are stranded, it's important to remember to stay calm, don't get out of your vehicle, call us and we'll put you on the list and we'll get to you as soon as we can." nats
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important to minimize distractions behind the wheel, including music and g-p-s devices. and that means, allowing more time to get where you need to go. trooper michael clyde, iowa state patrol: "drivers tend to be in a very focused sight of where they're going and they lose track of everyone around them." clyde says to be on the lookout for law enforcement, and be ready to slow down or stop. trooper michael clyde, iowa state patrol: "if you see us and you pass us, it's probably going too fast. most of us will probably be driving in the 40s if it's extremely dangerous or maybe slower." he says it's better to get somewhere a little late, than to have a far worse outcome. trooper michael clyde, iowa state patrol: "we always see people who think they know how to drive in icy weather, and those are the people that end up crashing their cars into ditches. you can't drive 70 miles an hour on snow and ice." jacob/bam trooper clyde says it's important to have the state patrol emergency number programmed into your phone if you must travel tomorrow. he also recommends having an emergency road
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live in the studio, jacob peklo, local five news. we are iowa. nikki: coming up on local 5 news at 5:30... the chicago police department is once again facing backlash... after another officer involved shooting.
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5 news at 5:30 in hd. we are iowa" nikki: in your national headlines now-- turning now to yet another police shooting... tensions rising in chicago this morning... the police department there is under new scrutiny officers killing a teenager... and.... also accidentally shooting and killing a mother of five.. nikki: it happened early saturday morning near west garfield park on the city's west side... after police responded to what they
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domestic disturbance. a chicago fire dispatcher said 19-year-old college student quintonio legrier and 55- year-old bettie jones were transported from the area after the shooting. two days ago - protests shut down parts of the magnificent mile - the high- end shopping district in chicago. as part of the backlash against other deadly police shootings - including black teen laquan mcdonald. many still calling for chicago mayor rahm emanuel to resign. nikki: flooding caused by el nino has displaced more than 150- thousand people in south america. most of them are in paraguay, the worst-hit area. this video is from argentina where 20-thousand people were evacuated. the country's president plans to tour the area today. nikki/2shot we are iowa's most accurate weather team... meteorologist james peterson is here now... bree: i'll have your
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weatherrate the independent weather experts" nikki: tornadoes ripped through parts of texas saturday. in their wake.. damages to hundreds of structures and the lives of at least 11 people. reid binion reports. "a devastating scene in texas sunday.. aerial views of destruction where homes once stood.. now reduced to nothing. (greg abbott / texas governor) "our key focus is this. first rescue and recover. second, aiding and assisting those who need to get to shelter. and third is helping families and communities." late saturday, severe storms and tornadoes tore through parts of dallas... with winds traveling between
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national weather service. the storm blew off roofs, mangled vehicles, downed power lines, toppled trees... nat pop - "oh it's a big tornado. big, big, strong tornado." areas like garland and rowlett took the brunt of the unrelenting weather.. nat pop - "oh! there's stuff flying in the air." at least 11 people were killed -- some along interstate 30 where police say cars appeared to have been thrown from the road. many watched the nightmare unfold from their homes. (witness) "it was a just a dark funnel and it was a big roar. it was really scary. it scared me. i don't scare that easy but it scared me." nat pop others now trying to salvage what's left. (witness) "like out of nowhere it happens. you're left without words. left without a home." i'm reid binion reporting. " bree/wx wall weather adlib: a winter storm warning will be in effect for a vast majority of iowa through the day on monday and expire by early in the day on
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majority of iowa through the day on monday and expire by early in the day on tuesday. overnight tonight, temperatures will dip into the teens and 20s as the storm lifts into the state from the south. the approaching winter storm will cause travel headaches for monday. western and central iowa should expect mainly snow, although freezing rain and sleet in the metro are possible. eastern iowa should expect a mixed bag of freezing rain, rain, and snow as the day progresses. winds will also be very strong at 15-25+mph, gusting to near 40mph at times. there is the potential for power outages with this storm, particularly in areas where ice accumulates on the power lines. possible snow totals with this to 8" in central iowa, so stay with local 5 for the latest. the system will start moving out late monday night with most of iowa remaining mainly dry for tuesday. beyond our winter storm, the weather quiets down with limited precip chances and cold temperatures through the extended nikki:
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monday and expire by early in the day on tuesday. overnight tonight, temperatures will dip into the teens lifts into the state winter storm will headaches for monday. western and central iowa should expect mainly snow, although freezing rain and sleet in the metro are possible. eastern iowa should expect a mixed bag of freezing rain, rain, and snow as the day progresses. winds will also be very gusting to near 40mph will also be very strong at 15-25+mph, gusting to near 40mph at times. there is the potential for power outages with this storm, particularly in areas where ice accumulates on the power lines. possible snow totals with this system range from 5 to 8" in central iowa, so stay with local 5 for the latest. the system will start moving out late monday night with most of iowa remaining mainly dry for tuesday. beyond our winter storm, the weather quiets down with limited precip chances and cold
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nikki: monday and expire by early in the day on tuesday. overnight tonight, temperatures will dip into the teens and 20s as the storm lifts into the state from the south. the approaching winter storm will cause travel headaches for monday. western and central iowa should expect mainly snow, although freezing rain and sleet in the metro are possible. eastern iowa should expect a mixed bag of freezing rain, rain, and snow as the day progresses. winds will also be very strong at 15-25+mph, gusting to near 40mph at times. there is the potential for power outages with this storm, particularly in areas where ice accumulates on the power lines. possible snow totals with this system range from 5 to 8" in central iowa, so stay with local 5 for the latest. the system will start moving out late monday night with most of iowa remaining mainly dry for tuesday. beyond our winter storm, the weather
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limited precip chances and cold temperatures through the extended nikki: we love to see
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photos! if you capture any good pictures make sure to post them at we are iowa dot com. just click on the share it tab! nikki/2ram the rose bowl keeps inching closer for iowa... jordan: disneyworld and the fun is over, now it's time to really focus on the actual game... coming up on local 5 sports, the iowa offense is busy prepping for stanford's defense, hear from o-c greg davis and the gang, coming up next...
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jordan/bam : the hawkeyes had their fun at disneyland on saturday, now it's time to get down to business. believe it or not in 5 days, the hawks will hit
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on stanford in the 102nd rose bowl... all eyes may be on stanford's heisman finalist christian mccaffery, but the hawkeye offense is focused on stanford's defense. the cardinal don't jump off the page stat wise...they give up 23 points a game and about 6 yards per play. they also fell to northwestern in the season opener, a team iowa pummeled 40-10. still, the hawks know come new year's day, it'll be a dog fight. "hawkeye offensive players and coaches talk about stanford's defense." jordan we are just 5
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the 102nd rose bowl game. iowa and stanford get things going new years day at 4 pm on espn. stanford remains a 6.5 on espn. stanford remains a 6.5 point favorite. the 102nd rose bowl game. iowa and stanford get things going new years day at 4 pm on espn. stanford remains a 6.5 point favorite. nfl, chiefs clinch a playoff spot with a win, going for 9 in a row. alex smith splits the defender and hits jeremy maclin for the score. 7-0. then it's smith to travis kelce for six. 17-3 kc 4th quarter, johnny football
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down 17-13. on 4th down he hits darius jennings, but they run out of time. typical browns. chiefs are on to the playoffs, 9 wins in a row, 17- 13 the final bears and bucs, already out of the playoffs. up 14-13. ka'deem carey for the 1 yard likes to dance! 20-14 bears on top... bucs answer back. to go, jameis austin seferian- jenkins for the 43 yard strike. that makes it 26- 21. one last shot for the bucs, but the onside kick is recovered by chicago. bears snap a 3- game skid with the 26-21 win. panthers trying to move to 15-0 on the year. carolina up 10-7, but matt ryan finds julio jones who makes the tremendous catch and takes it 70 yards. falcons go up 14-10. now 20-13, panthers trying
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beasley strips cam newton of the ball. former hawkeye adrian clayborn recovers. carolina is unbeaten no more, 20-13 the final. the 72 dolphins remain the nfl's only unbeaten team jordan/2ram nikki: we'll be right watching local five news at 5:30 bree: weather adlib: a winter storm warning will be in
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from the south. the approaching winter storm will cause travel headaches for monday. western and central iowa should expect mainly snow, although freezing rain and sleet in the metro are possible. eastern iowa should expect a mixed bag of freezing rain, rain, and snow as the day progresses. winds will also be very strong at 15-25+mph, gusting to near 40mph at times. there is the potential for power outages with this storm, particularly in areas where ice accumulates on the power lines. possible snow totals with this system range from 5 to 8" in central iowa, so stay with local 5 for the latest. the system will start moving out late monday night with most of iowa remaining mainly dry for tuesday. beyond our winter storm, the weather quiets down with limited precip chances and cold temperatures through the extended nikki/3shot thank you for spending your time with us tonight. log onto our website, we are iowa dot com for more news, weather and sports.
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