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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

2018 Dionysos Awards & Playhouse Legends
10/15/2018 8:21am

The Des Moines Community Playhouse held the 2018 Dionysos Awards on Sunday, Oct. 14. The theatre honored 18 backstage, front-of-house, and education volunteers, and announced 10 acting award winners. The evening with a number from Billy Elliot The Musical, on stage now through Oct. 28. The more than 300 volunteers and subscribers at Sundays awards ...

“Judge” Besler
10/10/2018 3:55pm

If Jason Besler is a judge, he should resign. Besler was one of two men nominated to fill a vacancy on the Sixth Judicial District Court in Iowa City. Gov. Kim Reynolds had 30 days to make her choice. She missed the June 21 deadline despite what her office contends but then swore ...

Two Polk County Supervisors Recognized at EMBARC Annual Dinner
10/10/2018 11:59am

On Thursday, Oct. 11 two members of the Polk County Board of Supervisors will be recognized at the Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy and Resource Center EMBARC Annual Dinner. Supervisors Angela Connolly and Robert Brownell have been long-standing and vocal advocates for immigrant refugees. They have provided support to EMBARC as well as participated in ...

Secrecy doesn’t serve Indian Hills’ best interests
10/10/2018 8:46am

Theres an old expression that officials of Indian Hills Community College obviously have not heard about or have chosen to ignore. The expression is simple: If you find yourself in a hole, stop shoveling. But the school continues to shovel digging itself ever deeper into legal trouble and into a public relations quagmire. ...

10/05/2018 1:06pm

DES MOINES, IOWA Iowa Wild announced today management has selected forward Cal OReilly as the teams captain for the 2018-19 season. OReilly will serve as captain for the second consecutive season, becoming the first player in Iowa Wild history to hold the title of captain for more than one campaign. Forwards Mike Liambas and ...



888 9th St
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 247-8888

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.

'Heart stopped beating': 9-year-old girl dies after court allows more time on life support
10/20/2018 2:59pm

Payton Summons passed naturally after her heart stopped beating on its own, the familys attorney said.

No Mega Millions winner, jackpot climbs to $1.6 billion
10/20/2018 2:53pm

The $1.6 billion estimated jackpot would be the largest prize in U.S. history.

No. 19 Iowa pummels Maryland 23-0 for 3rd straight win
10/20/2018 2:42pm

The Hawkeyes didnt let the windy conditions at Kinnick get to them - in fact, they used it to their advantage.

Colorado teacher duct-taped 7th grade student to a chair, police say
10/20/2018 12:21pm

The teacher wrapped duct tape around the students thighs and torso and placed a piece of tape over his mouth, police said.

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

Fueled by his own contributions, Democrat Fred Hubbell outraises Republican Kim Reynolds in governor's race
10/20/2018 2:20pm

Wheres all the money going in Iowas most expensive governors race And who is giving it

Iowans win thousands in Mega Millions; two will take home more than $10,000. But the jackpot remains
10/20/2018 1:39pm

More than 78,000 prizes were won in the Hawkeye State.

'Outstanding' Iowa National Guardsman who died in Guantanamo Bay remembered by family
10/20/2018 11:49am

Family and Iowa officials share their thoughts on Pfc. Matthew A. Cox, 19, of Leon, who died on deployment in Guantanamo Bay.

The top 10 largest US lottery jackpots
10/20/2018 1:36pm

The recent Mega Millions drawing had us thinking...

In Iowa, John Hickenlooper says he could bring unique voice to 2020 presidential race
10/20/2018 12:18am

The former Denver mayor and current governor called for a business-friendly, collaborative approach to governing if Democrats want to win back power.



1801 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 242-3500

Supreme Court Finds Iowa DOT Wrongfully Issued Nearly 13,000 Citations
10/19/2018 9:28pm

DES MOINES, Iowa Instead of enforcing the law, the Iowa Supreme Court says the Department of Transportation spent two years breaking the law. The Iowa DOT could be forced to refund nearly 13,000 finds that were issued between 2014 and 2016. In 2016, two separate drivers were ticketed by DOT officers for speeding in work zones in Warren County. The drivers sued, they say it was not within the power of the DOT to issue speeding tickets. Friday, the Iowa

Patrick Thompson Sentenced to Life for Setting Fire that Killed Two Girls
10/19/2018 6:18pm

GUTHRIE CENTER, Iowa Patrick Thompson has been sentenced to life in prison. Earlier this month, Thompson was convicted of two counts of first-degree murder and one count of first-degree arson, for intentionally setting a fire that killed his step-sister and her cousin. This morning, victim impact statements were read by family members of 12 year-old Melanie Paige Exline and her cousin, 16 year-old Shakiah Cockerham the two girls that were killed in the May 15, 2017 Guthrie Center house

Simpson students protest cuts of 13 faculty members
10/19/2018 5:43pm

INDIANOLA, Iowa Simpson College students are making sure their voices are heard after a second round of cuts this year has them saying goodbye to over a dozen of their professors. Last week the college announced the layoffs of 13 full-time employees and cuts to the entire art department, as well as French and German majors. Friday afternoon students protested the cuts outside the board of trustees meeting demanding more transparency in the program prioritization made by administration and

Controversial Diamond Interchange Near Mingo Open for Motorists
10/19/2018 5:37pm

JASPER COUNTY, Iowa A construction project years in the making has just about wrapped up in Jasper County. The diamond interchange on Highway 330 near Mingo is open for motorists, leaving just some secondary construction left to finish up. The project started in 2015. It was designed to eliminate the need for motorists to cross Highway 330 at Highway 117 and County Highway F17, some of the most dangerous intersections in the state. Anytime you heard dispatch come across

Clarke County Attorney Arrested for Public Intoxication in Courtroom
10/19/2018 5:08pm

OSCEOLA, Iowa Clarke County Attorney Michelle Rivera is charged with Public Intoxication for allegedly being drunk in the courtroom. It happened Thursday afternoon at the Clarke County Courthouse around 3:00pm. Clarke County Deputy George Barber III was on duty in the courtroom when he noticed Rivera was slurring her words and swaying in her seat during a court hearing. Barber says he noticed Riveras swaying and smelled alcohol on her breath. She was taken to jail but has already



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Des Moines, IA 50266   Directions

(515) 457-9645

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