DescriptionThis app provides you with real-time access to breaking news,weather,sports, politics and more straight from the KCCI news team. Whether you're in downtown Des Moines, up in Ames, or anywhere in central Iowa, you'll be connected to what's happening whenever you're away from Channel 8 on TV.
- Breaking news notifications sent directly to your mobile device.
- Watch live breaking news when it happens and get live updates from our reporters right from the scene.
- Get current weather conditions, hourly and the 5-day forecasts from Storm Team 8 meteorologists.
- Our interactive radar lets you zoom in to the street level and see storms as they approach your home. Move around and see snow, storm warnings and lightning.
- Politics from city hall to the state capitol reported by the KCCI newsroom.
- Email your own photos and videos with u local and your content could be used on KCCI.com and on NewsChannel 8 newscasts on TV!
- Follow latest news on the Iowa Hawkeyes, ISU Cyclones, Iowa Cubs, and more of your favorite sports teams.
- Submit breaking news tips to our newsroom right from the app.