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Newton Daily News
Virgil C. Kling IIIthe highest honor of Gold Medal and National Ranger of the Year. He was a curre
Newton Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
the highest honor of Gold Medal and National Ranger of the Year. He was a current member at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines where he served as a group leader in PowerLife. Virgil enjoyed playing football in high school and while at... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Cardinals face Indians in season’s final gameThe Cardinals are looking to ride their offensive and defensive play of a week
Newton Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
The Cardinals are looking to ride their offensive and defensive play of a week ago against West Des Moines Valley into Friday’s Class 4A District 4 matchup with Indianola. The Cardinals and Indians each have a 2-2 district mark. Kickoff is at 7:30... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Top Halloween Costumes and Where to Find ThemWEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Halloween is right around the corner and if you haven’t
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 23 hours ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Halloween is right around the corner and if you haven’t gotten your costume yet it’s not too late. The National Retail Federation said Americans will spend most of their money for the holiday on costumes and many are... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Cardinal crowd was in The Pink on Senior NightHigh’s student body cheering section reacts to the Cardinals scoring a touchdow
Newton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
High’s student body cheering section reacts to the Cardinals scoring a touchdown in Friday’s home game against No. 3 West Des Moines Valley. Not only was it Senior Night at Newton’s H.A. Lynn Stadium Friday but it was Pink Out Night for... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Help Available for New Moms Suffering From Postpartum DepressionWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- It's normal for new moms to be tired, have trouble eat
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- It's normal for new moms to be tired, have trouble eating, and cry at some point, but there are signs this could be something more serious. Amelia Yule knew parenting would have its challenges. "It's rough. Some babies sleep... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
18-Year-Old Charged After Sending Threatening Messages to WDM StudentsWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Des Moines man is in custody accused of threatening
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A Des Moines man is in custody accused of threatening West Des Moines students. Police arrested 18-year-old Kiren Kelly on Monday. Kelly is accused of sending threatening text messages to students on October 4th. He is not... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Valley Junction Given ‘Historic’ CertificationWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A metro community that has long called itself historic
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A metro community that has long called itself historic now has the certification to back it up. Historic Valley Junction has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. The designation covers 52 properties along... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
PHOTOS: Fall colors, leaves and sunsetscaused fatal collisionAuthorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collision
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
caused fatal collisionAuthorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collision Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a wrong-way driver. Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Authorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collisionAuthorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a wrong-way driver. The collision occurred just before 2 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 35. Authorities say a car headed south in one of the northbound lanes collided with an... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Des Moines runway closed for repairs after heavy raincaused fatal collisionAuthorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collision
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
caused fatal collisionAuthorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collision Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a wrong-way driver. Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Black Hawk Co Sheriff warning: rash of burglariescaused fatal collisionAuthorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collision
KWWL Iowa / Posted 3 days ago
caused fatal collisionAuthorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collision Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a wrong-way driver. Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Authorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collisionWEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two people have died in a West Des
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a wrong-way driver. The collision occurred just before 2 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 35. Authorities say a car headed south in one of the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Authorities say wrong-way driver caused fatal collisionWEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two people have died in a West Des
KTTC Rochester / Posted 4 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say two people have died in a West Des Moines collision caused by a wrong-way driver. The collision occurred just before 2 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 35. Authorities say a car headed south in one of the... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Two Killed in Crash After Driver Travels Wrong Way on I-35WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Two people are dead following a crash on Interstate 35
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Two people are dead following a crash on Interstate 35 in West Des Moines on Sunday morning. West Des Moines police say the incident happened around 2 a.m. A preliminary investigation shows the first vehicle was driving south... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Iowans Take Plunge to Help Special Olympics Athletes(WHO-HD) Lincoln Savings Bank presented a check to Special Olympics Iowa at th
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
(WHO-HD) Lincoln Savings Bank presented a check to Special Olympics Iowa at this year's Polar Plunge event. (WHO-HD) WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Although Sunday wasn’t a particularly warm day, people with warm hearts gathered at Jordan Creek Mall... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
West Des Moines Sees New Home After Big MoveWest Des Moines -- A 140,000-pound home being moved by truck isn't something yo
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 4 days ago
West Des Moines -- A 140,000-pound home being moved by truck isn't something you see every day, but that's exactly what happened in West Des Moines on Saturday. The house was built on the corner 50th and Wessenwood Drive, and now sits on the corner... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Cardinals push No. 3 Tigers in close loss; Area Prep Football RoundupLynnville-Sully was idle. Class 4A No. 3 West Des Moines Valley 38, Newton 28
Newton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Lynnville-Sully was idle. Class 4A No. 3 West Des Moines Valley 38, Newton 28 This Class 4A District 4 game was in doubt until the final two minutes at Newton’s H.A. Lynn Stadium. Newton High’s Cardinals had completed a 20-play, 76 yard touchdown... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Centennial Shocks Top Ranked Dowling Catholic 22-19WEST DES MOINES - Top ranked Dowling Catholic has been the team to beat in the
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 6 days ago
WEST DES MOINES - Top ranked Dowling Catholic has been the team to beat in the state of Iowa for the last 5 years. The Maroons are 59-2 the last 5 years. Friday night Ankeny Centennial proved why they were a pre-season top 3 team in the state. The... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
McAlister’s Deli Opens First Iowa Restaurant LocationWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A new restaurant is opening in West Des Moines on Frid
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 7 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A new restaurant is opening in West Des Moines on Friday and it will be the first of it’s kind in Iowa. McAlister’s Deli is a southern restaurant chain and started in Oxford, Mississippi, but is opening a brand new... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Cardinals face No. 3 Tigers on Fridaylast Friday night with just 171 yards on the ground. The Cardinals will need to
Newton Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
last Friday night with just 171 yards on the ground. The Cardinals will need to execute well offensively as 4A third-ranked West Des Moines Valley comes to Newton’s H.A. Lynn Stadium on Friday. Valley sports a 6-1 overall record just like Newton... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Larry L. AltemeierDodge, Jaci Reeves, Jaden Reeves, and Sophia Bird; step-grandchildren, Shelby,
Newton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Dodge, Jaci Reeves, Jaden Reeves, and Sophia Bird; step-grandchildren, Shelby, Logan, and Mollie Bird and Kegan and Kenzie Wertz; his great-granddaughter, Kaylee Hansen; brother, Lynn (Mary) Altemeier of West Des Moines; and his nieces and ne... Read more
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Newton Daily News
NOVUS Glass planting roots in NewtonU.S. patents for windshield repair than any other company in the industry. Alb
Newton Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
U.S. patents for windshield repair than any other company in the industry. Alberts is a franchisee whose territory covers West Des Moines to Brooklyn and Knoxville to Marshalltown. With Newton at the center of his area he felt it was the perfect... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Senior Living Community Plans Pet-Friendly AmenitiesWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A pet is a part of many families, and a change of addr
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A pet is a part of many families, and a change of address doesn't change that, even for older Iowans. Senior living communities are taking note and adding amenities to attract pet owners. When Jane Hughes moved out of her... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
State Files Motion to Continue in Finn TrialIOWA — The state of Iowa is asking for more time to prepare its case against a
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 10 days ago
IOWA — The state of Iowa is asking for more time to prepare its case against a West Des Moines mother accused of killing her adoptive daughter. Natalie Finn, 16, was found unresponsive in the family’s home last October. Police say she died from a... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Friday Night Prep Football Scores47, GMG 0 Baxter 50, WACO 20 Dowling Catholic 69, Council Bluffs Lincoln 6 I
Newton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
47, GMG 0 Baxter 50, WACO 20 Dowling Catholic 69, Council Bluffs Lincoln 6 Iowa City West 34, Cedar Rapids Kennedy 20 West Des Moines Valley 35, Indianola 0 Iowa City Regina 43, Van Buren 6 Waukee 42, Des Moines East 7 Nevada 23, Grinnell... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Cardinals run in Fort Dodge Invitational4A second-ranked Johnston beat top-ranked Dowling for the boys’ team championsh
Newton Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
4A second-ranked Johnston beat top-ranked Dowling for the boys’ team championship, 57 points to 88 points. Sixth-ranked West Des Moines Valley was third with 116 points. Johnston’s girls were paced by seventh-ranked Jessica McKee, a senior,... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Hackers Post Johnston School Directory Online, Police Urge Calm and Cautiontheir families. However they are warning parents to have a "heightened sense of
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 14 days ago
their families. However they are warning parents to have a "heightened sense of awareness" for the time being. Meanwhile West Des Moines Police say they have determined who is responsible for "copycat" threats made at their schools this week. The... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Snow plow operators hone their skills weeks before winteryou back at 8 o' clock tonight when your routes done. I'd never been in a plow
KWWL Iowa / Posted 14 days ago
you back at 8 o' clock tonight when your routes done. I'd never been in a plow truck before," says Matt Dolan, Operator in West Des Moines. "Liability wise you can't really do that anymore so passing that knowledge on to these new operators is... Read more
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Business Wire
FBL Financial Group Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date, Conference Call and WebcastFarm Bureau affiliated property-casualty insurance companies for a management f
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
Farm Bureau affiliated property-casualty insurance companies for a management fee. FBL Financial Group, headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa, is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FFG. For more information, please visit... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Cardinals ready for district clash with Ramsp.m. Friday at the Rams’ stadium in Pleasant Hill. SEP is coming off a tough d
Newton Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
p.m. Friday at the Rams’ stadium in Pleasant Hill. SEP is coming off a tough double overtime loss, 41-34, to third-ranked West Des Moines Valley (5-1) on Friday. Newton and Valley are 2-0 in Class 4A District 4 play and Southeast Polk is... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Local Restaurants Come Together to Raise Money for Best BuddiesWEST DES MOINES, Iowa – Thirteen local restaurants are pairing up with Best Bud
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 15 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – Thirteen local restaurants are pairing up with Best Buddies to help raise money to open up new chapters across the state. Best Buddy Chef Challenge is a night where restaurants challenge each other and work with buddies in... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
West Des Moines Valley Marching Band Show- Sound and LightWEST DES MOINES, Iowa- If you happen past Valley Stadium in the early morning,
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 15 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa- If you happen past Valley Stadium in the early morning, it’s not unusual to see the Valley Tiger Marching Band on the field around 6:30 Early Wednesday, the Band was on the field marching in the dark. There were no stadium... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Cardinal boys’ 4A fall golf season ends at districtEleventh-ranked Ames edged sixth-ranked Waukee for the district championship, 3
Newton Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Eleventh-ranked Ames edged sixth-ranked Waukee for the district championship, 308-309.� Indianola, ranked 14th, beat No 4 West Des Moines Valley for third place and the final team state slot, 314-317. Leading Newton was led by junior Colin... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Five 2017 National Blue Ribbon Schools in IowaWEST DES MOINES, Iowa – Five schools in Iowa are recognized as a 2017 National
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 16 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – Five schools in Iowa are recognized as a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School. Stilwell Junior High, Charter Oak-Ute Elementary, North Kossuth Elementary, Tipton Elementary and Whittier Elementary all received the honor. The... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Clive Police Close to Identifying Pickpocket Caught on CameraClive Detective Maurio Coleman. Clive police got wind of the case after a woma
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Detective Maurio Coleman. Clive police got wind of the case after a woman reported fraudulent charges coming from a West Des Moines Target store. Coleman says a well-dressed man stole her card at a restaurant and his female partner used it... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
West Des Moines Police Raising Awareness For Breast CancerWEST DES MOINES, Iowa- The West Des Moines Police Department has announced it i
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 16 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa- The West Des Moines Police Department has announced it is working to remind people of the dangers of breast cancer. In a news conference on Tuesday, West Des Moines Interim Chief Jim Barrett announced that Susan G. Komen pink... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Stagnant farm economy slows growth in Iowa, Nebraskalending are included, it makes up nearly half of the state's economy, Plastina
KTTC Rochester / Posted 18 days ago
lending are included, it makes up nearly half of the state's economy, Plastina said. Iowa state Sen. Charles Schneider, a West Des Moines Republican, said the slowdown in his state demonstrates the need to reduce spending. Democratic lawmakers... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Stagnant farm economy slows growth in Iowa, Nebraskalending are included, it makes up nearly half of the state's economy, Plastina
KWWL Iowa / Posted 18 days ago
lending are included, it makes up nearly half of the state's economy, Plastina said. Iowa state Sen. Charles Schneider, a West Des Moines Republican, said the slowdown in his state demonstrates the need to reduce spending. Democratic lawmakers... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
No. 2 Western Christian second at UrbandaleWest Des Moines Valley, the second-ranked team in Class 5A, edged the No. 2-ran
Sioux City Journal / Posted 19 days ago
West Des Moines Valley, the second-ranked team in Class 5A, edged the No. 2-ranked and two-time defending Class 2A state champions 27-25, 25-23 in the title match of the Urbandale Invitational. Veerbeek, the Wolfpack’s veteran coach, felt the match... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Friday Night Prep Football ScoresEast 16 Iowa City West 49, Burlington 0 Urbandale 68, Des Moines North 8 Dow
Newton Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
East 16 Iowa City West 49, Burlington 0 Urbandale 68, Des Moines North 8 Dowling Catholic 62, Des Moines Lincoln 21 West Des Moines Valley 41, Southeast Polk 34 (2OT) Ankeny 24, Council Bluffs,Thomas Jefferson 14 Ankeny Centennial 42,... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Donut Fans in for a Frighteningly Tasty DeliveryWEST DES MOINES, Iowa — With Halloween just around the corner and a remake of t
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 20 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — With Halloween just around the corner and a remake of the hit horror movie It still in theaters, one West Des Moines business is looking to stay up with the trends. Hurts Donut Company is known for its creative, sweet... Read more
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Daily Mail
Shoplifter stashes rifle in his pants and waddles awayShoplifter caught on camera awkwardly waddling away with a rifle down his pants
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
Shoplifter caught on camera awkwardly waddling away with a rifle down his pants after stealing it from a department store West Des Moines police are looking for the man that stole a rifle from a department store and stashed it in his pants The... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
120 Mile Per Hour Chase Ends in West Des Moines CrashWEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Police are investigating a serious crash that ended in
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 21 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Police are investigating a serious crash that ended in West Des Moines Thursday night after a police chase. Just before 11:00 p.m. the chase ended at 63rd Street and Ashworth where witnesses say the suspect’s car hit another... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
A grieving mom writes her teen son's touching obituary, pleads for Iowa to do more for mentally illParrish Funeral Home and Crematory in Urbandale. The funeral is set for 11 a.m.
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
Parrish Funeral Home and Crematory in Urbandale. The funeral is set for 11 a.m. Friday at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines. 'Be kind' Saturday, Larry and Mary will walk for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Newton takes on Fort Dodge in Class 4A District 4 play(3-2) at 7:30 p.m. Newton is 1-0 in district play with a 49-28 win over Marshal
Newton Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
(3-2) at 7:30 p.m. Newton is 1-0 in district play with a 49-28 win over Marshalltown. Fort Dodge lost 59-14 to No. 3 West Des Moines Valley to go 0-1 in district action. Friday’s game pits the Class 4A’s top rushing team, Newton, against the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
A grieving mom writes her teen son's touching obituary and pleads for Iowa to do more for the mentally illParrish Funeral Home and Crematory in Urbandale. The funeral is set for 11 a.m.
Detroit Free Press / Posted 21 days ago
Parrish Funeral Home and Crematory in Urbandale. The funeral is set for 11 a.m. Friday at Lutheran Church of Hope in West Des Moines.'Be kind' Saturday, Larry and Mary will walk for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the organization's... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Store Owner Charged with Secretly Recording Minors in BathroomWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A metro record store is now closed after its owner all
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 22 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A metro record store is now closed after its owner allegedly recorded minors using the restroom. Rob Kuhn, the owner of Wayback Records, is charged with invasion of privacy after an employee allegedly found a camera hidden... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Digest: Campos named semifinalist for Campbell TrophyA native of West Des Moines, Iowa, Campos is one of ISU’s most successful playe
Sioux City Journal / Posted 22 days ago
A native of West Des Moines, Iowa, Campos is one of ISU’s most successful players on and off the field. The preseason All-Big 12 offensive tackle maintains a 3.56 GPA in one of the most demanding majors on campus, biological systems engin... Read more
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Newton Daily News
The long way aroundin Iowa as well. Among my friends, several are working on their own tiny house
Newton Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
in Iowa as well. Among my friends, several are working on their own tiny houses. Brett, a bicycle mechanic who lives in West Des Moines, has been looking for the perfect bus to call home. After years of constantly relocating around the Midwest... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Meet Me at the Marquee: Local Icon Competes for Preservation MoneyWEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A local icon in Historic Valley Junction is now in the
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 22 days ago
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- A local icon in Historic Valley Junction is now in the running for grant money from a national campaign called the Partners in Preservation Vote Your Main Street. The Lyric Building, now known as the Theatrical Shop at 145... Read more
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