Videos 2017

Reclaiming Iowa's Abandonded Coal Mines
May 31, 2017 | 9 min

Southern Iowa was once home to hundreds of surface coal mines. Today, there are efforts to clean up the deserted mines and reclaim the ground that was once rich with coal.

Whiterock Nature Conservancy
Jun 7, 2017 | 8 min

Natural science experts and the public come together for a BioBlitz day at Whiterock Conservancy near Coon Rapids to explore the area and help identify some of the species found there. From kids capturing frogs to adults analyzing soil, it’s a fun learning experience with a purpose.

Bee on a flower
May 24, 2017 | 6 min

The future of Iowa agriculture and ecosystem may hinge on the health of it's pollinators. Meet the people helping to ensure these vital species continue to thrive.

Students in classroom using technology
Dec 12, 2017 | 30 min

This informational video features stories from four Iowa school districts about how they have used technology to transform their classrooms.

Market to Market (December 29, 2017)
Dec 29, 2017 | 27 min

The winter weather is no wonderland as cold consumes the U.S., and a look back at the common thread of the biggest stories of 2017. Market analysis with Elaine Kub.

Trump inauguration
Dec 29, 2017 | 5 min

2017 may be the worst year for natural disasters. Through early October, 15 weather events each racked up a $1 billion bill and that’s before including California’s wildfires. Meanwhile on the floor...

4319WXwide
Dec 29, 2017 | 3 min

At least 24 daily record low temperatures were tied or broken on Thursday. Cotton, Minnesota was one of the coldest spots in the country as the mercury dipped to 41 below zero. The bitter chill...

Market to Market (December 29, 2017)
Dec 29, 2017 | 14 min

Yeager: This is the Friday, December 29, 2017 version of the Market Plus segment. Joining us now is Elaine Kub ending the year 2017. If you had to give this year a grade on how the year was, all the...

Iowa Entrepreneur: Fresh Wheatgrass Girl & Interpower
Dec 29, 2017 | 27 min

Meet a woman whose love of healthy food inspired her to start a business with a mission and a man who found success in Iowa despite his skepticism about relocating his business to the state.

Iowa Entrepreneur: Fresh Wheatgrass Girl
Dec 29, 2017 | 17 min

After being introduced to wheatgrass juicing during a family health scare, Kerri Rush started a small cafe to spread her new love of healthy food. See how she’s grown a business with a mission.