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have a great tuesday."you're watching good accurate weather iowa starts now " elias: good morning iowa! i'm ???. it's x:00 a-m on tuesday january thanks for joining us! elias: everyone with and it's great to have central iowa's most accurate forecast with meterologist sam schreier! hey sam! sam: (sam adlibs) sam (sam adlibs) sam: weather adlib: it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a steady and falling day for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be in the single digits most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than
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the south tonight so our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly sunny skies and a gentle west wind. thursday looks amazing with plenty of sunlight and high temps back in the mid 40s! enjoy every second of that warmth because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a very cold weekend with some snow showers possible early on sunday. elias:
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top five this morning.... elias: president barack obama will deliver his final state of the union address later today....aimed largely at unfinished business from his past seven years. look for the address to begin at eight this evening, with the republican response to follow, which will be given by south carolina governor nikki haley. and local five news at ten will have a wrap up of the state of the union tonight. elias: in the number two spot this morning... elias: here in iowa, governor terry branstad will deliver his 20-16 condition of the state address later this morning. the speech will be given before the iowa legislature at ten a-m. governor branstad is expected to further detail his new water quality initiative and his goals for the year ahead. elias: the third thing you need to know before you walk out the door...
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legislature convened for 20-16 monday, making history for the state as it welcomed its first female speaker of the iowa house of represenaitives. clear lake's linda upmeyer was sworn in to duty. a hot topic for this session will be education, which caused a long drawn out political battle last year. elias: number four... elias: all three major democratic presidential candidates took the stage at during the brown and black each candidate faced questions with racism and monorities. they will meet debate before the iowa caucus... elias: and speaking of debate, the line up for thursday's republican debate has been announced. one candidate not happy with the roster is rand paul....who primetime stage
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network. paul says he's skipping the so- called "preliminary" debate. elias: and finally in the top five... elias: the college football season officially came to an end last night, with number two ranked alabama winning the national championship over clemson. the crimson tide take homtheir fourth national title in seven seasons with a 45 to 40 win over the tigers. elias: an update on a west des moines firefighter injured in the line of duty sunday... elias: while battling a house fire sunday, firefighter was injured while on the scene. crews arrived at a home on bradford drive to find the home fully engulfed. officials say arnold was home started to
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him. they say he is expected to be okay. arnold has been a full-time firefighter for 27 years. the cause of the fire remains under investigation... elias: and a well- known restaurant in sioux city was in flames monday. a few employees were inside when the fire started. crews arrived to sneaky's chicken around nine-a-m.. the fire started in a storage closet. no one was hurt, and the restuarant is expected to open back up soon. we're back with meterologist (sam adlibs)
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weather adlib: it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a steady and falling day for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be in the single digits most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than -10. the winds will relax and switch to the south tonight so our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly gentle west wind. amazing with plenty of temps back in the mid
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because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a very cold weekend with some snow showers possible early on sunday. elias: powerball is on the lips of millions across the country today... but for one man right here in west des moines... powerball meant more than a chance to strike it rich... it was a big part of his life for 20 years. you may remember seeing mike pace on your tv screens twice a week for more than twenty years from the late eighties to 2008... he was the host of the game... and says even today people still mention the powerball to him on a daily basis. the highest the jackpot ever got when he hosted was a mere 365 million... he said the record breaking jackpot is bringing back memories of his time as host... i never got so much as a postcard from all those multimillionaries... no
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as the game host ... he wasn't allowed to buy a ticket or play in the powerball for all those years. now that he's able to play we asked if he would buy a ticket for wednesdays drawing... he says.... "not yet" elias: a sioux city man is glad he picked up one for saturday's drawing... joel dominguez had enough matching numbers to take home one million dollars. he said he's planning to pay off student loans, help his family and invest the money. and he's still having a hard time believing it's all real. " read me the numbers, she did and they were it. i jumepd around and screaming, i called over my family screaming and said we won! we won one million dollars!" elias: some things to keep in mind when playing...the odds of winning the powerball are about 1 in 292
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same for each play you purchase. in iowa, you can buy up to 10 plays on each ticket. elias: at ((time check)) we'll take a short break but still have lots more good morning iowa still ahead.... coming up, we hear head to ames to see what the cyclones have to say about the road ahead. elias: but first...for those traveling into polk county...be safe this morning... the sheriff's office has automated traffic enforcement vehicles at two locations.... one at the ...49- hundred block of northwest beaver drive in des moines and a second at the ...27-hundred block of northeast 56th street in alleman so take care on the roads today... elias: let's also get a
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this is i-235 at valley west... [current conditions] good morning iowa continues after this!
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morning iowa in hd with elias johnson, sabrina ahmed and we are iowas most accurate forecast with meteorologist sam schreier. this is good morning iowa." sam: weather adlib: it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a steady and falling day for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be
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most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than -10. the winds will relax and switch to the south tonight so our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly sunny skies and a gentle west wind. thursday looks amazing with plenty of sunlight and high temps back in the mid 40s! enjoy every second of that warmth because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a very cold weekend with some snow showers possible early on sunday. elias: saturday's home loss to baylor may not have felt like a disaster to the cyclone nation... but it's not time to hit the panic button.
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has more from ames. "well believe it or not, the sky isn't falling here in ames. ya the cyclones are 1-2 in conference play and this isn't the start anyone envisioned, but they hope to change that starting tuesday" "this isn't the end of the world, i mean we're three weeks into conference play. you're not even thinking about the conference championship race until the last two weeks of the season." "pump the brakes a little bit. you know i know we had a lot of high expectations for this year and those can still be high. we're working, we're working at this, i heard someone say earlier 'rome wasn't build in one day.' we've had a lot of adversity hit us this year and i don't think we're crumbling at all. we're still positive and still believe in ourselves so i think they should too." "it ain't like we racking up our shoes and waiting for another year. so it's never too bad when you can play another day and get better. so i just feel like fans, they going to be fans,
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good or bad. they're always going to keep supporting us, so i'm not too much worried about it." "but don't be mistaken, this team still knows what its goals are, they're just focused on the big picture..." "the expectation is to win a conference championship, be in houston, get to the final four, i get all that. i embrace all that. the thing is, we can't get caught up in all that. the best thing about my guys right now is they've been all committed, all saying the right things, all about the right things and as long as they're doing that, then we're heading in the right direction. we know we're talented, we know we have a good team and i'm in this for the long haul, and so we're trying to be as best we can in february, march and put ourselves in position to make a great postseason run." "coach prohm and the cyclones now head to austin texas where they'll face fellow first year head coach shaka smart and the longhorns tuesday at 8pm. in ames, i'm jordan furbee, local 5 sports we are iowa." elias:
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the a-p standings... here's the top ten, with kansas sitting at number one. with iowa state falls at 17th right behind the iowa hawkeyes at 16... both currently have 12 and three records.. all: (reax) elias:
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short break, but when we return just in time for that big lottery jackpot, a very famous...or possibly infamous...mansio n goes up for sale.
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most accurate forecast with meteorologist sam schreier. certified by weatherrate the independent weather experts"
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weather adlib: put script here in green it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a steady and falling day for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be in the single digits most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than -10. the winds will relax and switch to the south tonight so our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly sunny skies and a gentle west wind. thursday looks amazing with plenty of sunlight and high temps back in the mid 40s! enjoy every second of that warmth because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a
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with some snow showers possible early on sunday. sam toss back. elias:
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toss back. elias: in take a look at this today...the iconic playboy mansion is looking for an owner. elias: the property and home of hugh hefner is listed for 2-hundred million dollars. the property was built in 1927 and purchased by playboy in 1971 for a reported 1-point-1 million. the 5-acre property features 29 rooms, a game house, home theater and the famous swimming pool. while you can throw your own wild parties and live like a playboy bunny....there is one condition to the sale... hefner still gets to live and work at the mansion. all: (reax)
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for another short break... but when we come back... state lawmakers begin their 20-16 session...with a hot issue at the top of the to do
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"you're watching good morning iowa in hd. we are iowa." elias: a strike of the gavel and the 2016 iowa state legislative session is legislative session is underway. elias: as lawmakers prepared to get to work, they also marked an historic moment for iowa... " nat pop" elias: clear lake's linday up,meyer was sworn in as the first female to hold the position of speaker of the representatives. dad..del on the same seat thirty-four years ago.. on the same seat years ago.. years ago.. elias: without a doubt, one issue at the top of the to do list for the 86th general assembly will be
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after a long, drawn-out battle over funding for iowa schools last year, everyone from the governor, to the house, to the senate wants to see it resolved quickly this year. making it a number one priority for the 20-16 session. elias: today will be another busy day at the state capitol.... governor branstad will give his condition of the state adress, and layout some of his top priorities for the session. the speech will be given before the iowa legislature at ten a-m. governor branstad is expected to further detail his new water quality initiative and his goals for the year ahead. look for live coverage later this morning on local five news at midday. elias: that's a look at statehouse news this morning... coming up after the break... sam's in with central iowa's most accurate forecast... but first... time for a quick look at traffic...
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moring iowa in hd. we are iowa's most accurate weather team. good morning iowa starts now " sabrina thanks for joining us on your [day of week] morning, i'm sabrina ahmed. elias: and i'm elias johnson... elias: weather is always first on good morning iowa... in with central iowa's most accurate forecast... meteorologist sam schreier. sam: (adlib toss) sam weather adlib: it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a
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for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be in the single digits most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than -10. the winds will relax and switch to the south tonight so our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly sunny skies and a gentle west wind. thursday looks amazing with plenty of sunlight and high temps back in the mid 40s! enjoy every second of that warmth because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a very cold weekend with some snow showers possible early on sunday.
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early on sunday. elias: last night hillary clinton, bernie sanders, and martin o'malley each took the stage at drake university to address iowans. as part of the brown and black forum, the candidates answered questions mostly dealing with racism and economic issues for monorities. local 5's sabrina ahmed goes over what the candidates had to say. " hey good morning guys here at the brown and black forum here at drake university it was an even that took place for the democratic presidential canidates all three of them were here of course bernie sanders hillary clinton martin o'malley they went in reverse alpabetical order so first up bernie sanders he talked about his stance on healthcare and how he wants to provide healthcare for everyone by the government there is one country in the entire industrilized world one that does not gurantee health care to all people that country is called the
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o'malley was the 2nd person to come on stage he talked about his viablity in iowa and how hes going suprise everyone come caucus night he also spoke about education funding and he slammed governor branstad about his stance on education funding now hillary clinton the 3rd person to take to the stage got a bit of social media buzz regarding one question she received from a student here at drake unversity regarding white privliege take a listen secratary clinton can you tell us what the term white privlege means to you and can from your life or career when you think you have benefited from it for me look i was born white middle class in the middle of america i went to good public schools i had a very strong supportive family i had a lot of great experinces growing up clinton also spoke about immigration and she was asked about her stance on
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skirted that question but did say she would give all of them due process now the major topics of conversation tonight criminal justice immigration education economic development and health care all very important topics for these canidates also something that will change the conversation in the coming weeks before the iowa caucus's espcially for this voting base reporting from the drake unversity campus sbarina ahmed local 5 news we are iowa elias: ahead of thursday's republican presidential debate, fox business news has released the roster... only seven candidates will make the primetime stage for the sixth debate....a much smaller roster than past debates. as is customary, a preliminary debate will be held for those who didn't make the cut, including rand paul. but paul wasn't happy with not qualifying for primetime. (rand paul/(r) presidential candidate) " and we think they're confused, because they're not including us on the main stage, and we think they're really wrong with that. because if you look at the poll numbers, the last
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we've been in either fifth or sixth or one point away from four. so we think it's a rotten thing to do to try and designate which candidates have a chance and don't, and so we will not participate in anything that's not first-tier." elias: others invited to the undercard debate include carly fiorina, mike huckabee, and rick santorum. there is one more republican debate before the iowa caucus. it is january 28th at in des moines. elias: president obama in his final state of the union tonight is expected to speak about how far we've come in the last 7 years since he's been in office. in this joint session, mr. obama could use this speech to highlight other issues on his agenda and frame the choice facing americans as they select the next president abc's stephanie ramos has more.. "obama sot: i have no more campaigns to run. my only agenda -- i know, because i won both of them.
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obama at last year's state of the union address...... now...in his final year in office he'll speak before congress for the last time .... but instead of trying to persuade the joint session to work with him in 2016 ..with legislative to- do's?. the president is expected to deliver a speech...with a slightly different tone compared to years past. in a video released by the white house.......mr. obama previews what he'll say tonight? sot from video "what i want to focus on in this state of the union is not just the remarkable progress we've made, not just what i want to get done in the year ahead, but what we all need to do together in the years to com. " the president's speech will try to frame a choice facing americans as they select the next president of the united states... expect to also hear.....about the economy's recovery the affordable care act...
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touch on the gun violence epidemic, and the legalization of same sex marriage.... soundbite: (english) matthew dallek, george washington university: "it does become a little more of a legacy speech in terms of defining what has been achieved." a long list of guests sitting with first lady michelle obama to includes....a refugee from war torn syria... to army reserve major lisa jaster....one of just three women to complete the vigorous army ranger course. a chair in mrs. obama's box will be left empty to honor victims of gun violence. " elias: the president's address will be at eight this evening... the republican response will follow, being give by south carolina governor nikki haley. and of course look for full coverage of the president's address on local five news at ten. elias: we're back with meterologist sam schreier... sam:
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weather adlib: it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a steady and falling day for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be in the single digits most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than -10. the winds will relax and switch to
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our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly sunny skies and a gentle west wind. thursday looks amazing with plenty of sunlight and high temps back in the mid 40s! enjoy every second of that warmth because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a very cold weekend with some snow showers possible early on sunday. elias: last night, the college football season officially came to an end, as the clemson tigers and alabama crimson tide met in the championship game. it turned out to be a close matchup on the field in glendale arizona, as both
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lead back and forth. in the fourth quarter, alabama was able to hold on to it, coming away with the win over clemson...45 to 40. that is the teams fourth national title in seven seasons. elias: at ((time check)) we'll take a short break with more good morning iowa ahead... coming up, we'll talk about a serious illness hitting iowa....and ways to keep up with your rest . elias: but before we go...as you get ready to start your day...be safe out on the roads.... des moines police will have mobile radar set up at three locations... one at the ....13- hundred block of east ninth...north bound another at the 13-hundred block of east 27th...also north bound. and a third at the 51-hundred block of franklin, that one east bound. so use caution while driving.. elias: while we're at it... a quick look at traffic... this is i-235 at mlk... [current conditions]
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"your wathcing good morning iowa in hd with elias johnson, sabrina ahmed and we are iowas most accurate forecast with meteorologist sam schreier. this is good morning iowa." elias: forget the ice scraper, this car owner is going to need a blow torch. icy water from lake erie, snow, rain and heavy winds created this "carcicle." the vehicle was spotted parked along route five in hamburg, new york.... a lake effect snow band was dumping about two inches of
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on the region monday. sabrina: anchor toss to wx sam: adlib toss. sam: weather adlib: it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a steady and falling day for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be in the single digits most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than -10. the winds will relax and switch to the south tonight so our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly sunny skies and a gentle west wind. thursday looks
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temps back in the mid 40s! enjoy every second of that warmth because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a very cold weekend with some snow showers possible early on sunday. elias: elias: after a slow start, the flu season is striking big time in iowa. according to the iowa department of public health, there have been four flu-related deaths since
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iowa has three strains going around.. including the h- 1-n-1 that was really serious in 2009. school-aged kids are more prone to that strain. health officials are warning anyone who hasnt got their flu shot- to do so because it should make a difference. " it could be a pretty bad year because two of the strains could cause pretty serious illness. the good news is the vaccine seems to be a good match for the strains, unlike last year where it wasnt as good for one of the strains" elias: of course some things to keep in mind to fight the flu... make sure to get a flu shot... take preventive action, such as avoiding those who are sick and washing your hands. if your doctor prescribes you medication...make sure to take it... and if you show symptoms, make sure to get some
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elias: speaking of rest....whether you are wanting to strengthen your immune system...or make sure you have the energy to work on those new year's resolutions...it's a good idea to maintain good sleep habits... first you want to make sure you stick to a sleep schedule... and when getting ready to call it a day, practice a relaxing bedtime ritual to help avoid taking stress or anxiety to bed... if you have trouble sleeping at night, make sure you aren't napping...that can throw off your schedule. and check your room...make sure it is sleep- friendly...with comfortable conditions. elias: we have lots more good morning iowa ahead...but first here's abc's kendis gibson and reena ninan with america's money. america's money: good morning. topping "america's money"... oil prices at their lowest in 12 years. analysts
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of time unti good morning. topping "america's money" -- oil prices at their lowest since 2003. >> analysts say it's just a matter of time before crude is below $30 a gallon. >> it might force some oil and gas companies to go bust. honda's redesigned ridge line pickup. >> it will be offered not only with all a-wheel drive but also front-wheel drive, it will be available in the first half of this year and there's still time to get free food from carrabba's restaurant chain. et. >> it started to give away vouchers last night. >> okay, about two days left. >> plenty of time.
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"now, we are iowa's most accurate forecast with meteorologist sam schreier. certified by weatherrate the independent weather experts" sam weather adlib: put script here in green it's hard to call what we had yesterday warm but it's going to feel like a heat wave compared to the air we're packing today! we are looking at a steady and falling day for temperatures with our high temperature technically already having occurred at midnight. we are going to be very windy today so while temps will be in the single digits most of the day, wind chills will be between well below zero and at times even lower than -10. the winds will
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our temperatures will be steady and slowly rising into a much warmer day on wednesday. expect highs to climb to around 31 degrees tomorrow with partly sunny skies and a gentle west wind. thursday looks amazing with plenty of sunlight and high temps back in the mid 40s! enjoy every second of that warmth because starting friday temperatures will be steadily and slowly falling into a very cold weekend with some snow showers possible early on sunday. sam toss back.
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toss back. elias: time for another short break here on good
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outside as you get ready to start your day....when we return, a look at the top stories in our morning refresh. elias: : do you have a story for us...or a comment you want to share? well be sure to contact us. you can email us or call our newsroom... we're also on facebook.... "we are iowa local 5 news" and twitter "we are iowa 5 news" if you see news break... let us know. we are iowa and we want to cover the stories that are important to you.
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and here in iowa, governor branstaed will give his condition of the state speech today. elias: the iowa legislature is gavelled in, marking an historic moment for the state. elias: time now for another short break... but when we come back... some good news about a local fireman injured in the line of duty over the weekend.. plus sam's in with a look at your morning forecast! another full hour of good morning iowa... is right after this. " nexstar copyright"
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moring iowa in hd. we are iowa's most accurate weather team. good morning iowa starts now " elias:
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