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As If You Were There: The DNR Building

As If You Were There: The DNR Building

August 14, 2018 | 2 min

Take a trip around the DNR building's aquarium and pavilion.

2018 Iowa State Fair Parade

2018 Iowa State Fair Parade

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

Every year, the State Fair kicks off the 10 day event with a parade through downtown Des Moines. Enjoy some highlights from this year's celebration.

New Fair Foods

New Fair Foods

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

Charity Nebbe samples some of the new flavors at the 2018 Iowa State Fair.

FFA Sheep

FFA Sheep

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

Delaney Howell visits the FFA Sheep contest at the 2018 Iowa State Fair.

Photo Salon

Photo Salon

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

One of the largest photo exhibits in Iowa happens each year at the Iowa State Fair. Take a look at what these photographers have to offer.

Mountain Man Skills Demo

Mountain Man Skills Demo

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

Rugged outdoorsmen show off their skills at the 2018 Iowa State Fair.

Twins, Triplets, and More

Twins, Triplets, and More

August 13, 2018 | 3 min

Dan Wardell is seeing double, triple, and more at the Twins and Triplets Contest.

Concrete Pigs

Concrete Pigs

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

All through the fairgrounds you'll find painted works of art in the form of concrete pigs. Take a look at the creativity involved.

Fair Fans

Fair Fans

August 13, 2018 | 3 min

Charity Nebbe interviews some of the biggest fans of the Iowa State Fair.

Grape Stomping

Grape Stomping

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

Abby Brown checks out the squishy, fun tradition at the Iowa State Fair.

Dollhouses and Miniatures

Dollhouses and Miniatures

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

Check out some teeny, tiny works of craftsmanship at the Cultural Center.

As If You Were There: Grandfather's Barn

As If You Were There: Grandfather's Barn

August 13, 2018 | 2 min

Take a walk through Grandfather's Barn

The History of Fairground Maps

The History of Fairground Maps

August 13, 2018 | 3 min

Dean Borg stops by the historic museum at the fairgrounds to learn about the history of fairground maps.

Canned Vegetables Contest

Canned Vegetables Contest

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

Paul Yeager stops by the Food Center to meet this year's entrants in the canned vegetables contest.

Chainsaw Carver

Chainsaw Carver

August 13, 2018 | 3 min

Watch talented and skilled craftsman shape logs into works of art.

Tall Corn Contest

Tall Corn Contest

August 13, 2018 | 4 min

We stop by Pioneer Hall to find out who grew the tallest stalk of corn.

Tyler Olson

Could take 10-15 more years for Cedar Rapids to finish building flood protection

July 6, 2018 | 2 min

Tyler Olson, Cedar Rapids City Council member, says even with the federal government awarding $117 million to Cedar Rapids for flood mitigation, the city still has to come up with hundreds of...

Witold Krajewski

Iowa Flood Center director recommends seeking flood information

July 6, 2018 | 2 min

Dr. Witold Krajewski, Director of the Iowa Flood Center, says the state has invested in data, mapping and technology, and he says the most important recommendation he can make for leaders and the...

Witold Krajewski

Protecting critical infrastructure from floods; predicting probability

July 6, 2018 | 1 min

Dr. Witold Krajewski, Director of the Iowa Flood Center, says it's important to protect water and power resources from flood threats. He also says the probability of major flooding events over a...

Gov. Kim Reynolds

Reynolds on the rural vs. urban divide

June 22, 2018 | 2 min

Gov. Kim Reynolds (R-Osceola) responds to a question about whether her campaign against Fred Hubbell will exacerbate some of the rifts between rural and urban Iowans.