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team and we start with your forecast first." james/wx wall welcome to november! it is starting off very mild with highs in the upper 60s to lows 70s today! you read that right, 70s! we'll also see lots of sunshine and have a breeze streaming in from the south. tomorrow looks to be the warmest day of the week in the mid-70s, but it will be breezy. through mid-week, our overnight lows will stay in the 50s and the daytime highs will remain in the 70s with sunshine and wind. by thursday, it is back to reality. temperatures drop closer to average for this time of year (57) and rain chances go up. exchange those winter coats for jackets for at least a few days! enjoy your sunday! nikki also coming up
police are in fort dodge are searching for answers after a dozen cars were broken into overnight. nikki cold nuggets at the drive-thru leads to the assault of a employee a des moines burger king... we've got the detials on how it happened. nikki once closed for refusing to host same sex weddings... this building is back open... we'll tell you who the new owners are . " local 5 news at 10 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. nikki: a fort dodge neighborhood is experiencing a string of vandalism... more than a dozen vehicles have been broken into, and police believe it's not just a trick or treat prank. local five's jacob peklo joins us now with more on the crime spree. jacob/bam nikki, it started with one call about a break in, and then fort dodge police found that it wasn't a one time occurrence on halloween. in fact, neighbors say it's a trend that
needs to be stopped quickly. sgt. dennis quinn, fort dodge police department: "the damage varied anywhere from windows being broken out of the vehicle, to some doors, looking they'd tried to be pried open with some kind of bar or something like that." a string of vandalism made for a long halloween weekend in fort dodge. sgt. dennis quinn, fort dodge police department: "some people say that it's somewhere between 2 o'clock and 6 o'clock in the morning, but some people don't know because they weren't out at their car." but it wasn't just small tricks. on saturday, vandals struck at least a dozen cars in the area between 14th and 19th streets and 2nd and 3rd avenue south. sgt. dennis quinn, fort dodge police department: "the geographical area of it all, it seems as though it was either one or two or three people working together and doing it at one time." it's not the first time the city has dealt with a string of destruction like this. police say just a few weeks ago, another five or six vehicles were vandalized in a one night span. lenin turcios says the
farther back. his tools were stolen from his garage... and his car broken into, which he and his cousin saw happen. lenin turcios, fort dodge resident: "there was a guy inside my car, trying to take my stereo out, and then he came out with a flashlight and the guy ran, and he couldn't catch him because he was so big and stuff like that." now, he says he has to stay extra alert, because the neighborhood seems to be a target for crimes of opportunity. lenin turcios, fort dodge resident: "there's some people, walking, not even on the sidewalk, they're walking in the middle of the street, trying to look in the cars, i think." it's meant taking a few extra steps, to keep himself safe while he's at home. lenin turcios, fort dodge resident: "you know, trying to make sure i have an alarm in my car and in my house, and after that, i should be all right." jacob/bam the department is asking anyone in the area for tips, if they know anything about what happened in the area. you can call either the fort dodge police department or crime stoppers if you have any information about the incidents. live in the studio, jacob peklo, local five news. we are iowa. nikki: des moines police are investigating shots fired in the south side. around 2:20 this morning, a witness told police she was sitting on her porch when she heard several
gunshots. she saw two white men in a white chevy or gmc pickup take off eastbound on watrous avenue to southwest 14th street... she said they fired more shots while driving away. police found a shell casing near the area. no one was hurt in the shooting. nikki: around iowa.... a three year old boy is recovering from his injuries... after police believe he fell from a second story window. investigators say it happened near south 9th street and 6th avenue in council bluffs this morning. medics transported the boy to the university of nebraska medical center for treatment... council bluffs police say he was conscious when they picked him up. the x ray scans were negative for any major injuries. the incident is under investigation. nikki: a customers stop through the burger king drive through... resulted in one employee being assaulted in the store... it happened yesterday afternoon at the store off east euclid avenue in des moines. a middle-age woman ordered chicken nuggets at the drive- thru, then went inside the building and complained they were cold. the customer threw the bag of the food at the manager, hitting the back of her
head, then left the restaurant. so far, police have not yet made any arrests in the case. nikki/lam the doors on a metro building involved in a gay marriage and religious liberty debate are back open... the gortz haus in grimes has new owners... a church. they held their first services today... and the former owners were there to see it kick off. its the first time in months that the gortz haus has looked like this... crowds in and out of the historic building...and an excited buzz within the walls (chatter) a few months ago the gortz haus gallery closed up shop... after the wedding venue refused to hold a same sex marraige... they were told they had to allow same sex ceremonies... so choose to host no weddings at all. (music) but months later... there will be weddings in this buliding again -- but under new ownership, the harvest bible chapel church. the non-profit bought the building this summer. 15:33:52 if it can't be a gallery, the gortz haus gallery then this is the next best thing. former owners betty and dick odgaard know the church pretty well - they've been members for 8 months. 15:34:14 we are totally delighted with the
they preach the gospel. but still admit... this day is bittersweet. 15:33:55 to pass it over is difficult but we are proud of what it's become. anything less would have been harder. while there will be marriages here, they won't be same sex. the church and the couple see this as a message that they won't stand down from their beliefs... 15:35:28 this was the answer to our prayers, victory in our hearts. harvest bible chapel church says they gutted the basement, and made quite a few renovations. but there's a lot that will stay the same, 15:38:36 we love the history of this building, every part of it 15:38:40 we love this new chapter for this facility to be a church that once again proclaims the gospel. nikki: harvest bible chapel church will have services at 9 and 11 am on sundays. nikki/ots it may be past halloween but november first is another day of celebration-- the day of the dead. the festival is a
big part of mexican culture. today at the des moines art center, they held a version of their own featuring arts and crafts, a mariachi band and more. hundreds of people across the metro took part in the festivities. they also paid homage to the dead with a wall of remembrance. "people come into the art center and enjoy this thing and really seeing their faces experince something new that they've heard about weren't sure if it was scary but found out it was very pleasing " nikki: today was the museum's 15th year hosting the event. nikki: coming up on local 5 news at 10... halloween may be over but a legacy lives on. we'll tell you about a new celebration in honor of a little boy. nikki: and... attention parents. if you haven't checked your kids candy for suspicious items yet... you might want to after you see this story... james: and i'll have your forecast ahead "monday on good morning iowa... it's not a scene from the next "avengers" movie... but we'll see where a costumed "here" has
surprisingly warm right now... but some might say any temperature is the perfect time to enjoy a cup of hot chocolate. that's what 12 hundred runners did this morning for the annual halloween hot chocolate run. the sixth annual event was held at principal park and they took part in either the 5-k or 5 mile race. proceeds from the event went to above and beyond cancer to empower cancer survivors across the world. "i've loved running all my life and to be able to couple something that you really know and love with some good community participation is very rewarding " nikki: this year they
thousand dollars for the cause. nikki: plus... coming up on local 5 news at ten the town of laurel comes out in a big way to honor a special little boy with the first of it's kind celebration... nikki: and.. a metro couple leave their cubicles to head to the farm. they picked an interesting breed of livestock to call their own. next....
world. that's exactly what a married couple from maxwell did. they kicked their nine to five jobs to the curb to take on a more rural lifestyle involving livestock unique to iowa. local 5's claire powell has the story in this week's farm to family. nine years ago, the davies decided to quit pushing papers in the corporate world. "we're both accountants by trade, we sadi its not going to replace our corporate world but it could be some income for us" and took on something more foriegn. "exceedingly curious" "with our alpacas it was attention grabber, people would just stop and see whats in our pasture" they started c&m acres with six alpacas and now have 82 in two breeds, wikia who are
fluffy. "close up"- bens face" and suries who have dreadlocks. "realitevly social, depending on the animal they're unique" everyone has a name mary, miracle, ben, comet... "we have baby claire, named before you came here, baby claire" christian compares them to cats. and i have to agree. one minute they love you "this is the cutest thing..." and the next, not so much. with the ability to produce up to 8 pounds of fiber in one shaving, the davies realized they had a problem. "what happened is we were raising a fiber animal with no backgorund in fiber, nothing" so like any couple would do, they took a basic spinning class then opened a full service mill. " they may want yarn felt, rug whatever they want we make" today, they process fiber from all around the world, with orders stacked to the cieling "fiber comes in and on and out come out the back as pencil roving or bats" you want it, the davies can make it. "its something we enjoy, yeah its a lot of work but its fun" from the mill to the alpacas, it's more than a full time job. but for the davies, theyre happy to trade
in desk work for work in the dirt out on the farm. " now we work on any fiber from all over the world, we never wouldve guessed. we can say look at what weve made" from maxwell, claire powell local 5 news we are iowa nikk/2shot this morning the at the iowa state fairgrounds many breeders from the central iowa area were also showing their alpacas... for an event called the "american alpaca showcase..." and i stopped by this morning... but i didn't get as much love from them as claire got in her story, take a look. "nikki tries to pet llama.. zoom in face" nikki plays of the week... jordan: ad-lib we'll unveil our
school football! let's check out our top 5 plays of the week all made by local athletes. play number five...was sent in by u-n-i athletics. the panthers hosting the coyotes of usd. 2nd half, yotes looking to rally, they almost make a sick one handed catch, but in comes deiondre hall! hall is johnny on the spot and comes up with the sick i-n-t, take another look...talk about a reversal of fortune! hall and the panthers would grab the 20-7 win! play number four ..is another great interception and comes from last night's texas-isu game! texas qb jerrod heard rolling out looking for a receiver, but in come the hands of god! jordan harris with the i-n-t! now top 5 plays prides itself on using only highlights we shot or you send in, but this is one of the only times we use national highlights. look at the catch and then the where with all by harris to stay in bounds! jordan harris, your walter camp defensive player of the
play number three ..we head to the ice. this sent into us by the iowa wild... wild hosting milwaukee on halloween. game tied at 1, when joe finley unleashes hell! the rocket lights the lamp and lifts the water bottle for the goal! in the future if i'm finley i go as myself for halloween, because not many things are scarrier than that shot! happy gilmore wishes his slapper looked like that! #3 coming up clutch with our play #3 play number two ..we head out to iowa city. everyone who thinks the hawkeyes just run the ball. here's why you're wrong! george kittle, great odin's raven! alex giaimo shot this for us and i'm pretty sure her jaw was on the turf! iowa has shown that its earned the name tight end u, kittle adding his name to that long list of men who can block and catch! if i were him i'd get that framed and put it in my man cave! finally play
number one first round of the playoffs van meter hosting manson nw webster teams really have to use their heads to go far! ben trent just used the other teams head! the pass to anthony lowman goes off the nw websters defenders helmet and right into lowman's hands! here it is closer and closer and closer! van meter is good, 9-1 so far. but sometimes it's better to be lucky than good, exhibit a right here luck is on their side. i don't who we should give this too, but since a helmet doesn't have a number. ben trent and anthony lowman numbers 5 and 27 in your programs, number one in our hearts! in our local 5 top five plays of the week! nikki: thanks jordan still to come on local 5 news at 10 you may want to child's halloween candy.
you'll never guess what one parent found inside their kids chocolate. nikki: and a car plows into a group of trick-or- treaters in new york last night... killing three and injuring several others. nikki: next.. more than 200 people died shortly after their plane took off. investigators and family members are still searching for answers. we'll be right back... you're watching local five news at 10. "your watching local 5
weareiowa.com " nikki/lam new information today in the plane crash that killed more than 200 people in egypt. the plane, bound for russia, crashed less than a half hour after takeoff. investigators are already sifting through the debris, finding the all- important flight recorders. abc's alex marquardt is in egypt with more. the debris field stretches over five miles. from huge chunks of the plane? to tiny pieces of metal. stray clothing
scattered in-between. sot - steve ganyard / abc news aviation consultant "why an airplane would just come apart in perfectly good weather - that's a sobering question." all 224 people on board killed - including 17 children. russian investigators arrived in egypt - saying today that it's too soon to say what triggered the crash? but that the plane clearly broke up at high altitude. the plane's black boxes, including the flight data recorder, have already been recovered - and will provide crucial answers. sot - john nance / abc news aviation analyst "the probability is here with an in-flight breakup that something caused that, something on the order of a bomb or an incendiary explosion of some sort in the airplane." egypt says there was no distress call or sign of a mechanical problem before . but just after 20 minutes after takeoff - the metrojet plane began to quickly descend from 31-thousand feet - then disappeared from radar. nats the co-pilot's ex-wife told russian t-v that her husband had repeatedly
complained about technical issues with the 18-year-old airbus 321 - including that fateful morning. sot - steve ganyard / abc news aviation consultant "russian commercial aviation has about the worst safety record in the world. " militants in the sinai linked to isis quickly claimed responsibility? but intelligence officials say they do not have the weapons to shoot down a plane that high. nats in st. petersburg,- where the plane was supposed to land: grief-stricken family members gathered at the airport? the rest of the nation went to church - lighting candles in memory of the victims. in sharm el-sheikh, egypt - alex marquardt, abc news. possible oncam close: now, four major international airlines announced they will not fly over the sinai until there's more information about the cause of the crash. the full investigation will likely take months. in sharem el-shiek, egypt - alex marquardt, abc news. nikki four people-- including the gunman-- are dead after a shooting spree in colorado. police responded to reports of a shooting in colorado springs yesterday morning. according a resident, a man with several weapons-- including an assault-style rifle-- shot three people. officers arrived on scene and chased the man. authorities say the man fired at the officers and they fired back
and killed the gunman. none of the victims' names have been released. nikki: police say three people were killed when a car plowed into a group of trick- or-treaters in new york last night witnesses say the vehicle jumped the curb and went over another parked car, before smashing into a gate. one of the victims is a 10- year-old girl. the driver and three more people were hospitalized, but their injuries are not life- threatening. witnesses say the scene looked horrific. " "mos: "all you heard was the 'broom' literally and the car landing on top of these young kids' bodies." mos: "you just go automatically into a rescue mode... when i saw the amputated body, i just covered him with completely because i didn't want other kids to see him." nikki: police are still trying to figure out what caused the crash. nikki this halloween season-- be sure to check any candy before giving it to your kids. sewing needles were found in five twix bars handed out to kids in a town in pennsylvania. the incident was reported after someone read on facebook about snicker bars being tempered with.
that person then checked his children's candy and found needles in it. it's still unclear who put the needles there... someone in the neighborhood, or someone in food distribution. nikki/ots a small town in central iowa celebrated halloween in their own way... a first of it's kind party to honor a very special little boy... and they hope his legacy will live on. (nat siren) halloween in laurel, iowa -- will never be the same. it's double the candy, double the action here -- even a parade for what they're calling "laurel-ween" a dream come true for 10 year old lucas ahlback. 6:37:43 a kid with a lot of personality. especially when he was named the grand marshall of it all. 6:16:54 we were hoping he'd be well enough to be grand marshall, he would have been the first one happy, smiling waving, this would have been a dream. but those plans, didn't work out. 6:13:51 my son passed away in august from brain and spinal cord tumor. lucas ahlbacks life was taken by cancer ....but he didn't want that to happen to any other kids. 6:13:50 its something he asked for in his last days of life, that i
would help other kids with cancer, thats what we're trying to do. so on the day he loved so much... his family is raising awareness for the need for funding for childhood cancer research. the need for funding for childhood cancer research. 6:13:43 awareness leads to funding, which leads to research and hopefully a cure. and his role grand marshal wasn't left empty... 6:34:20 lucas was excited about it, he designated his sister paige to take his place. a huge turnout for a small town-- on a celebration organizers say was nearly perfect. 6:36:50 my big regret is i wish lucas could have been here to see it, i'm sure he's watching somwhere. nikki: the town hopes to make laurel- ween an annual event... honoring someone special each year. to find how more about how you can help fund research for childhood cancer visit our website for a link to a foundation created in lucas' honor. nikki:
meteorologist james peterson joins us now with a quick look at the forecast. james welcome to november! it is starting off very mild with highs in the upper 60s to lows 70s today! you read that right, 70s! we'll also see lots of sunshine and have a breeze streaming in from the south. tomorrow looks to be the warmest day of the week in the mid-70s, but it will be breezy. through mid-week, our overnight lows will stay in the 50s and the daytime highs will remain in the 70s with sunshine and wind. by thursday, it is back to reality. temperatures drop closer to average for this time of year (57) and rain chances go up. exchange those winter coats for jackets for at least a few days! enjoy your sunday!
be officially over-- but who says we can't have a little fun looking at celebrity costumes. let's see if you can guess who this is. nikki: first up is jessica rabbit. she's known for her lavish halloween parties each year. it's super model heidi klum. it took 10 hours for her to get ready with makeup and prothestics everywhere on her body.
a singer... she was recently in des moines. it's katy perry. okay. this next guy is usually a stud... but put on a pot belly instead as winnie the pooh it's channing tatum! and last.. of course. who could this and last.. of course. who could this be?? (james) marty mcfly in back to the future nikki: this might be one nikki: this might be one
jordan/bam: would tonight be the night!? the kansas city royals had a chance to end a 30 year title drought. up 3-1 on the new york mets, a win and the crown is theirs! we head out to citi field for game 5. royals with their ace volques on the mound. but early on, mets strike. we head out to citi field for be the night!? the kansas city royals had a chance to end a 30 year title drought. up 3-1 on the new york mets, a win and the crown is theirs! we head out to citi field for game 5. royals with
there was a very special pregame guest. pga professional and lifetime hawkeyes fan zach johnson was the team's honorary captain! the 20-15 british open winner even brought the claret jug with him to kinnick! johnson was born in iowa city and raised in cedar rapids. he of course graduated from drake before his tour career took off. to be named honorary captain, johnson says it's a little overwhelming. "i mean the experience is one that's really hard to put into words, i mean i gotta be honest with you. a kid that's born here, raised in cedar rapids, bringing my kids here i mean this is what iowa fall is all about. and when the university, specifically coach ferentz rolls the red carpet out for you, one you say yes and two you embrace it because it's just a beautiful thing. i don't live here anymore and coming home just makes it that much more special." we head across the pond, lions and chiefs playing in jolly old london. detroit up 3-0 in the first but it
was all kc from there. de'anthony thomas takes it in for the score to make it 7-3. 2nd quarter same score, alex smith runs it from 12 yards, 14-3 chiefs. 2nd half, now 24-3! smith finds travis kelce who dives for the score, 31-3. chiefs win 45-10 vikings visiting da bears 4th quarter all tied at 13. jay cutler, using his wheels, he runs it in for the score. chicago up 20-13. ensuing minnesota drive, teddy bridgewater finds rookie stefon diggs, he cuts past his defender and is endzone bound! we're all tied at 20! after a bears 3 and out, bridgewater finds charles johnson what a catch! that sets up blair walsh, the 36 yard field goal is good! vikings pick up their first win in chi-town since 2007, 23-20. jordan/fullscreen let's finish up with some
nascar, getting final race of the season. goody's headache relief shot 500... joey logano with the lead, but matt kenseth gets some revenge on logano who few weeks back! move ahead late now with 2 laps to go, jeff gordon who's retiring at the end of the year holds off jamie mcmurray for with some nascar, getting close to the final race of the season. this is the goody's headache relief shot 500... joey logano with the lead, but matt kenseth gets some revenge on logano who wrecked him a few weeks back! the crowd loves it!! move ahead late now with 2 laps to go, jeff gordon who's retiring at the end of the year holds off jamie mcmurray for the lead. and #24 grabs the win, which clinches him a spot in the championship race in homestead in 3 weeks! gordon is like a kid in a candy shop, he loves it! jordan: we'll be right back... you're