KCCI Des Moines Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz Leaving

Hearst-owned KCCI Des Moines, Iowa, Chief Meteorologist Kurtis Gertz today announced plans to leave the station after 25 years forecasting weather in Central Iowa. The station said Gertz leaves an important legacy of leadership in his wake, as well as a seasoned team of meteorologists to carry on KCCI’s long-held tradition of providing life-saving information […]


Kurtis Gertz Named KCCI Chief Meteorologist

Hearst-owned CBS affiliate KCCI Des Moines, Iowa (DMA 69), today appointed Kurtis Gertz chief meteorologist. In his new role, Gertz will lead KCCI’s weather team while anchoring Storm Team 8 forecasts weeknights at 5, 6, 9 and 10 p.m. Gertz has been a meteorologist at KCCI for more than 21 years. He joined the team […]