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or two of accumulation tonight with these snow showers. they may also cause some slick spots on our highways. drier, but colder weather will come our way on wednesday, but then milder temperatures will return just in time for the weekend! next week is mainly dry, but much colder. stephanie: today's snow was welcome news to a johnston man. why he was excited to do something most people dread. jack: hopefully this didn't happen to you today! we'll give you a closer look at what went down on the roads . stephanie: though the caucuses are over, some problems on the democratic side remain the buzz around iowa today. " local 5 news at 10 in hd starts now. we are iowa" jack/2shot good evening. welcome to
home of we are iowa dot com. i'm jack miller. stephanie/2shot and i'm stephanie angleson. glad you're with us tonight. now let's get a further update on some snow that is heading our way. brad, what can we expect? brad/wxcenter weather adlib: look for some snow to continue to fall over northern iowa this afternoon while the southern half of the state stays mainly dry until this evening. that is when some wrap- around rain/snow showers will develop mainly after 8 pm for the metro. there could be another inch or two of accumulation tonight with these snow showers. they may also cause some slick spots on our highways. drier, but colder weather will come our way on wednesday, but then milder temperatures will return just in time for the weekend! next week is mainly dry, but much colder. jack: now let's get a first-hand look at the roads
photographer here at local 5 had to call 9-1-1 and a tow truck driver this afternoon -- you can see why! a car spins out right in front of him... and he couldn't avoid it! thankfully, everybody's okay in this crash, just some damage. jack: not everyone's happy with another round of snow. one johnston man however... has waited for messy days like this, ever since he found out what a little snow would allow him to do. local fives nikki davidson explains. mason rumpf has learned one thing in his 22 years ... winter is a bit easier... with a furry hat. 1:35:28 i don't like being cold, but you gotta do what you gotta do. and this season...
warm... (laugh) atleast in his heart. 7:26:14 he laughs alot whenever it starts snowing... just thinking about it, he'll start laughing. he's got a way to take on the white stuff... (wheels move) no one ever thought possible. 8:54:27 he likes being usefull, he likes to work. he's lived with cerebal palsey all his life... but it wasn't until this year... that all it takes is a couple flips of a switch... (creaking chair) a little patience... and a guy paralyzed from the chest down... is off. (taking off) 6:17:07 hes happy to see snow in the forecast, the more the better. taking out driveways (plow scrape) and sidewalks (snow pushing) in just minutes. it's a chore for most people... (snow crunch) but for mason.. its the purpose thats fun. 4:43:06 its really great, i'll help a lot of friends out. but he can't deny... the time he gets zipping through the snow... also makes him do this
person who would try to find a way to be more active, it'd be mason. so it may not be popular opinion... but hes hoping for a few more chances to see this (snow crowding)... before spring hits... 4:22:12 it was a fun day. in johnston, nikki davidson local five news we are iowa. jack: here's another amazing part to that story... mason actually got the action track wheelchair you saw there... through a gofundme page. his friends and 15-thousand and he's vowing forward... and help them out... and get rid of some of that snow! and don't forget you can check out mason's full story on we are iowa dot com. stephanie: in your local election democratic down to a handful of delegates. stephanie: on the democratic side the final results were not firmly decided until early this the iowa
party says it was a historically close race. the bernie sanders campaign has heard there may have been some discrepencies with what happened at precincts and the results that were reported... so they're going to investigate, and hopefully sit down with the iowa democratic party to figure it all out. "rania 34:38 we have very strong supporters who are very passionate and have worked so hard, when you're talking about such a tight race and there are these questions that are unanswered you want those things to be rectified." andy 25:29 when you have that you hav eto make sure you verify the results and this morning we have 100% of the precincts accounted for, we've verified the results, we have our final results out. amanda one of the biggest concerns remains over coin flips. the iowa democratic party is away of 6 coin flips that happened to win the final delegate from a precinct. they say bernie sanders won five of them. jack:: the caucus circus has
now on to new hampshire. voters in that state will choose their favorite candidate a week from tonight. contenders from both sides got there fast to start campaigning. republican marco rubio commented on the democratic caucus in new hampshire today. "if i'm our nominee, we are going to beat hillary clinton and it won't be by a flip of a coin. promise you that one." jack: rubio placed a close third in iowa last night, nearly doubling his predicted percentage from polls leading up to the caucus. he's polling behind donald trump, but ahead of ted cruz, in new hampshire. stephanie: everyone from candidates to national media was trying to catch the quickest flight to new hampshire or back home. and it proved to be difficult with the winter weather. des moines international airport temporarily shut down their runways this morning. many connecting flights to and from denver and chicago were delayed or cancelled altogether because of teh same storm. the airport said they prepared for caucus time for six months.
different plans. " "the security lines were short then the snow didnt get here. those early morning flights got out in good shape, until the snow did start coming"" stephanie: airport always reminds flyers to show up at least 90 minutes early toflights. and to check the airports website for updates jack: new details about an very sad situation at one caucus location last night. jack: right outside st. francis church in west des moines, right before caucuses were set to get underway there last night, a man crossing the street was hit by a truck and killed. the victim, described as an elderly man, hasn't been identified yet. the area doesn't have any crosswalks or signals for pedestrians. investigators say at first glance, it does not look like the truck driver broke any laws. stephanie: jack: chief meteorologist brad edwards here now... brad ((ad lib weather toss))
coming up on local 5 news at coming up on local 5 news at 10... we'll show you how bad the roads were this morning, and what to expect tonight and tomorrow morning. stephanie: then bill cosby is back in court. how he's trying to convince a judge his sex assault charges should be dropped. take sot tomorrow on good morning iowa... we get you caught up with all the latest headlines, as iowa digs out from the snow.., and sam has a look at your forecast ((:04 wx ad-lib)) that's tomorrow on the all-new good morning iowa! "your watching local 5 news at 10 in hd with
meteorologist brad edwards and local 5 sports with sports director jon schaeffer. this is local 5 news at 10. we are iowa." jack: well, if you made it out of the house this morning, you probably had a slow-going commute to work. the roads around the metro were snow-covered for most folks, and snow plows were out in full force. stephanie: jack: brad
brad: weather adlib: look for some snow to continue to fall over northern iowa this afternoon while the southern half of the state stays mainly dry until this evening. that is when some wrap- around rain/snow showers will develop mainly after 8 pm for the metro. there could be another inch or two of accumulation tonight with these snow showers. they may also cause some slick spots on our highways. drier, but colder weather will come our way on wednesday, but then milder temperatures will return just in time for the weekend! next week is mainly dry, but
and we did want to share a few photos of a good deed, courtesy the city of ankeny facebook page. firefighters out doing some shoveling. they were responding to a medical call this morning and while the ems crew was inside helping the person, the fire by shoveling their driveway. jack: weather photo? post it to we are iowa dot com. just click on the share it tab! jack: coming up on local 5 news at ten, trying to get his dropped.
jack: actor and comedian bill cosby was back in court today, but isn't saying much about his case. jack: the former district attorney who chose not to prosecute bill cosby more than a decade ago was in front of a judge today as a key witness for the defense. this as cosby's lawyers hope to use the d.a's testimony to have the sex assault charges dropped. abc's elizabeth hur is in pennsylvania with the latest. " bill cosby.. entering court today without answering questions from reporters.. is hoping to walk out of court.. free of sexual assault charges filed against him. testifying for the defense.. is former district attorney, bruce castor.. explaining he did not believe there was a strong criminal case against the comedian
the accuser in the case first contacted year after the alleged assault to go to police so castor confirms a deal was made.. an oral agreement that said cosby wouldn't be charged if he testified but the current d-a maintains.. because the deal was not in writing.. that agreement is not binding.. is he saying binding because it wasn't in writing or approved by a judge? lawyer gloria allred.. in court in california.. for another civil case invovling cosby.. calls the defense's arguments.. nonsense. sot - gloria allred i find it ironic that mr. cosby wants to exclude evidence that he gave quaaludes to women when that was his testimony. does he want to exclude the truth? it was last december.. just days before the statute of limitations was set to expire.. the embattled comedian was charged with drugging and sexually assaulting former temple university
pennsylvania home. the prosecutor saying the charges stemming from cosby's own deposition.. cosby admitted he had a number of affairs.. got qualludes to give to women he wanted to have sex with and gave constand pills, which he said were benadryl for her allergies at his home. liz tag: of the dozens of women accusing cosby of sexual assault.. this is the only criminal case filed against him. cosby has denied all the allegations. eh, abc news, norristown, pa." stephanie: superbowl 50 is just days away now, and fans across the nation are preparing for football's biggest day of the season. here's a shot of super bowl city near the water front in san franscisco. they're setting up a family- friendly festival there before sunday's game. a ticket to the big game? it's been steadily dropping the last two weeks, but remains around 48- hundred
stephanie: in more superbowl- related news, budweiser is doing something it has not done in more than a decade... and it's getting help from helen mirren. the english actress stars in this year's super bowl spot for anheuser-busch. the ad is a straight-foward campaign that takes on drunk driving. it features the 70-year old throwing out unique insults for people who drive drunk. the last time the beer company did an anti-drunk driving super bowl spot was in 2005. stephanie: jack: jon is here now and iowa state just wrapping things up with west virginia. jon: yeah jack-- the cyclones came flying out of the gate-- but the press was effective come second half for west virginia. coming up on local 5 sports would iowa state be able to hold or is it the mountaineers silencing the crowd at hilton tonight. " now, local 5 sports
niang now stretching the twine with a triple of his own . monte morris looking for the trey as well-- buries it iowa state up 16 to 8. then check out deonte burton-- one handed authority on that slam-iowa- state on a 23 to 8 a 23 toand burton on the bench west virg one jaysean over daxter miles jr. the steal and lay in mountaineers close the gap to 2-- but right as the clock hits mc state up 4.midway through the second half now isu down one-- niang drives gets the friendly roll and one for the three point play. but w-v-u makes a
the tho hits the isu back within one. then georges putting his team on his back the three tickles the twine-- iowa getting off the window to go cyclones up 4 now with under 5 to play. nathan adrian now cutting the lead to just two with a wide open three pointer. just over a minute to play now iowa state up 2... paige the look for west virginia-- he buries it and wvu goes up 1 with just over a minute to go. iowa state having to foul-- w-v-u makes their free throws-- iowa state can't get anything to fall late and that's back to back losses for the cyclones. 81 to 76 the final from hilton-- iowa state just couldn't handle the press all night and it showed. and in other mens hoops action tonight-- the drake bulldogs fall to indiana state 63
weather... get ready to grab your flip-flops, t- shirts and shorts. stephanie: puxatany phil says an early spring is on the way. tuesday punxsutawney, pa (nats) "there is no shadow to be cast. an early spring is my forecast." (cheers) stephanie: punxsutawney phil made his prediction this should phil's prediction have you packing up your winter clothes?
oceanic and atmospheric administration pegs phil's accuracy at about 45- percent. brad: weather adlib: put script here in green look for some snow to continue to fall over northern iowa this afternoon while the southern half of thealf of the state stays mainly dry until this evening. that is when some wrap- around rain/snow showers will develop mainly after 8 pm for the metro. there could be another inch or twospots on our highways. drier, but colder weather will come our way on wednesday, but then milder temperatures will