VIDEOS 2016

Democratic Candidate for Congress, Kim Weaver
Sep 30, 2016 | 29 min

Mountain climbing. Northwest Iowa democrat Kim Weaver campaigning for Congress against incumbent republican Steve King. We're asking democrat Weaver about the expedition on this edition of Iowa Press...

Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon | Time-Lapse
Sep 30, 2016 | 2 min

Setting the stage for Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon is a work of art in itself as DMMO’s production and design teams transform the theater overnight in this time lapse video.

Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon | Music of Manon
Sep 30, 2016 | 2 min

The role of Manon is one of the greatest lures for opera singers. Sydney Mancasola talks about playing Manon in composer Jules Massenet’s most remembered opera. This special feature also includes...

Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon | Making Manon
Sep 30, 2016 | 2 min

More than 150 costumes and 90 wigs were used in the production of Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon. Take a glimpse behind the curtain to see what it takes to put on a show as challenging as...

Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon | Closing Comments
Sep 30, 2016 | 1 min

The creators and performers of the Des Moines Metro Opera’s new production of Manon talk about making this opera a vibrant experience with emotional integrity.

Preview of Des Moines Metro Opera's Manon
Sep 30, 2016 | 3 min

Set in the lavish world of 18th-century France, virtue and corruption collide in Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon. This stunning re-working of a rarely performed masterpiece tells the story of...

China to Drop U.S. Beef Ban
Sep 29, 2016 | 2 min

The recent announcement that Chinese leaders plan to lift a 13-year-old ban on U.S. beef was greeted by optimism from cattle producers. The ban has been in place since the 2003 discovery of a case of...

Meghan reveals her fully restored antique tractor
Sep 29, 2016 | 6 min

After months of hunting for parts, after hours in the shop, after all the time spent trading old layers of paint for new, and after trying to figure out what the previous owner was thinking when they...

Timeless Transformation Phase 10
Sep 29, 2016 | 2 min

We can see the finish line for Meghan and her 4166. There are only a few more parts left to be installed. This big tractor has been a big struggle at times during the restoration process. Just ask...

Large Black Pigs
Sep 28, 2016 | 6 min

In the spring of 2013, in the rolling hills of Southeast, Iowa, Jason and Angela Johnson launched Lucky George Farm.