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Business Record

Business Record

100 4th St
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 288-3336


Cityview Magazine

Cityview Magazine

5619 NW 86th St
Johnston, IA 50131   Directions

(515) 953-4822


Who are Des Moines’ Most Likeable People?
12/05/2018 7:10am

Eight men and eight womenselected for social networkingcontest and charity event. Mirror, mirror of Des Moines, who is the mostlikeable central Iowan of them all For the thirdstraight year, this was the question CITYVIEWasked its readers as it set out to determine the mostlikeable man and woman in our area. Central Iowa boasts more than ...

Twas the night before: A Christmas classic for the holidays
12/05/2018 7:09am

Publishers note: Thirty-eight years ago, when Michael Gartner was editor of The Des Moines Register, he walked over to the desk of writer Bob Hullihan and said, How about writing me a Christmas classic for the holidays Hullihan said, Sure. And he did. It ran in the Register and years later in the Ames Tribune. ...

Citizen’s Arrest
12/05/2018 7:08am

Iowa law allows for it, but those attemptingto get involved should be careful. While theres the rare case of a do-gooderstopping a robbery or vandals, most casesof citizens arrest arent quite as glamorous.Theyre security guards who stop drunkpeople from fighting or detain shopliftersuntil police can arrive. Iowa law allows for arrest by a privateperson if ...

Merry Christmas
12/05/2018 7:07am

Twelve drummers drumming for Gabriel Espinosa and the other 29 new citizens from 16 countries sworn in at a baseball game on July 3and for Judge Robert Pratt, who swore them in and the 40,000 or so who knows undocumented immigrants who are changing the state for the betterand the 2,800 or so Dreamers living ...

As your ‘conservative’ columnist, let me report the death threats
12/05/2018 7:06am

Abortion questions elicit extraordinary responses. Back in 2002, Doug Gross smiled widely as he fielded the question. Your reputation proceeds you, the Republican candidate for governor said in my office. Id asked Gross a question I regularly pose to pro-life candidates: If your position on abortion prevails and the procedure is again criminalized, what should ...

KCCI

KCCI

888 9th St
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 247-8888


Deputy's video shows harrowing escape from California wildfire
11/30/2018 9:42am

He activated his body-worn camera, in hopes of capturing what he thought were going to be the last moments of his life.

Opossum breaks into liquor store and gets drunk as a skunk
12/02/2017 3:23pm

According to sources, the opossum did not appear to have a hangover.

Hand-painted cards created by artist with cerebral palsy bring joy to hospital patients
12/12/2018 9:39am

This woman was told she might never walk or talk when she was diagnosed with cerebral palsy as a child. Not only is she now doing both -- shes also become a talented artist.

About 6,000 customers without power in Des Moines, West Des Moines
12/12/2018 9:29am

MidAmerican Energy informed West Des Moines Community Schools that a substation is out, which is impacting power at five schools.

Mysterious texts sent from missing mom's phone 3 days after she disappeared
12/12/2018 9:16am

A text message from Kelsey Berreths phone was sent to her fianc and employer three days after she was last seen. A week after that, the Colorado mother was reported missing.

KDSM Fox 17

KDSM Fox 17

4023 Fleur Dr
Des Moines, IA 50321   Directions

(515) 287-1717


The Des Moines Register

The Des Moines Register

400 Locust St
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 284-8000


An Omaha man got 3 life terms for killing a teenage girl and her grandparents. Her Des Moines father is left wondering, 'Why?'
12/12/2018 7:20am

An Omaha man pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree murder. The Des Moines father of one of the victims still wonders why they were killed.

Johnston man charged with homicide by vehicle in Ankeny drag race that led to 2 deaths
12/12/2018 1:02am

Police said he was involved in a race in Ankeny that killed another Iowa man.

'Best hype-man ever': Friends, family remember a caring, carefree Anthony 'Catwang' Taylor, who died Sunday
12/11/2018 11:50pm

It was a cold night in Urbandale yet dozens showed up to Walker Johnston Parks skating area to remember Anthony Catwang Taylor who died Sunday.

Friends push for Urbandale to rename skate park after 20-year-old skater who died
12/11/2018 11:08pm

Taylors friends want to cement his memory at the Urbandale park where so many of his friendships took shape.

Lawmakers plan to meet this month to discuss misconduct complaint against Boulton
12/11/2018 8:01pm

The meeting date, scheduled days before Christmas, could settle complaint against Boulton before lawmakers return to the state Capitol next month.

WHOTV

WHOTV

1801 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 242-3500


Power Restored After Squirrel in Substation Left 5 West Des Moines Schools Without Electricity
12/12/2018 9:31am

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa MidAmerican Energy says a power outage in West Des Moines that left five schools without electricity is now over. The outage was caused by a squirrel that got into a substation but repairs have now been made and power is restored. The West Des Moines School District said Hillside, Fairmeadows, Rex Mathes Home School, Stilwell, and the Walnut Creek Campus were affected by the outage. Classes remained in session during the outage. At the peak

‘Tasty Tacos’ Seasoning Now on Grocery Store Shelves
12/12/2018 8:33am

DES MOINES, Iowa It wont be quite the same without that delectable, and dare we say TASTY, flour fry bread shell but now you can get a local restaurants legendary taco seasoning at Hy-Vee and cook up some very tasty tacos at home. Tasty Tacos first offered its taco seasoning for sale in its restaurants and online back in November. Wednesday, it was announced packages of the seasoning are now available on the shelves at Hy-Vee grocery stores

Des Moines Water Works Plans to Expand Water Mains in Rural Areas
12/12/2018 7:20am

POLK COUNTY, Iowa The Delaware Township Fire Department says a fire hydrant at 4765 NE 32nd Street did not help them battle a Norwoodville house fire on Monday. The fire department hooked up to the hydrant and realized it didnt pump out enough water, so crews had to turn to a nearby hydrant which the chief says slowed down operations. The house is a total loss. Later found that that hydrant wasnt supplying an adequate amount of water, Delaware

DCI, Wayne County Authorities Investigating Seymour Death
12/12/2018 6:32am

SEYMOUR, Iowa A death investigation is underway in the Wayne County town of Seymour. Assistant Director Mitch Mortvedt of the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation says the DCI is working with the Wayne County Sheriffs Office on the case. Mortvedt says authorities were called late Tuesday after the body of a deceased person was discovered. The name of the person and the location of where they were found has not been released by the DCI. An autopsy is being

Brand New Ankeny Entertainment Center Has Something for Everyone to Enjoy
12/12/2018 5:52am

ANKENY, Iowa A brand new luxury entertainment center opens to the public Thursday and has something for everyone in the family to enjoy. B&B Theatres Ankeny 12 & B-Roll Bowling is located in the District at Prairie Trail in Ankeny. People can experience two premium grand screens with DTS-X immersive surround sound, an MX4D theater, 12 bowling lanes, an arcade, fully stocked bar, food, and screenPLAY. ScreenPLAY is a theater that has a playground next to the seats. Children

WOI-DT

WOI-DT

3903 Westown Pkwy
Des Moines, IA 50266   Directions

(515) 457-9645


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