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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


Saylorville Lake Dam Road Closed Due to Winter Weather
01/18/2019 12:44pm

Due to the forecasted winter weather and potential for hazardous driving conditions, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Saylorville Lake will close the Saylorville Lake Dam Road and NW 78th Ave at 5 pm Friday, January 18, 2019. The road will re-open on Saturday, January 19, 2019 once snow plow crews can operate and ...

Waukee: Snow Emergency Parking Ban Declared
01/17/2019 1:40pm

Waukee, Iowa The City of Waukee is declaring that a Snow Emergency Parking Ban will go into effect in Waukee on Friday, Jan. 18 at 3 p.m.This parking ban will remain in effect until Sunday, Jan. 20 at 12 p.m. The parking ban applies to all streets in Waukee to allow for effective and ...

Saylorville Lake: Ice Warning
01/17/2019 9:43am

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Saylorville Lake are warning visitors to stay off the ice. Recent warm and cold weather, along with rain and snow decrease the stability of ice conditions. Ice on reservoirs is extra dangerous due to the water constantly moving beneath the ices surface. Also, the reservoirs water level fluctuates ...

You don’t solve problems by taking hostages
01/14/2019 12:54pm

Im not sure you can get Republicans and Democrats to agree on many things these days not even on motherhood and apple pie. Some people believe a wall along the border with Mexico is a national security priority and is necessary to stop the movement of migrants into the United States. Others think the ...

Some boards neglecting their duty to taxpayers
01/09/2019 8:58am

During most of my career at the Des Moines Register, all purchases for the news staff and all expense reimbursement claims went through the newsrooms business manager. Through the years, there was turnover in the job. But two people held the job for much of that time, and they had one common trait:They examined each ...

KCCI

KCCI

888 9th St
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 247-8888


Publisher sues Netflix for $25M over use of trademark catchphrase in new series
01/15/2019 3:04pm

The lawsuit alleges that Netflix did not have permission to use the trademarked phrase choose your own adventure.

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.

Firefighters rush into burning home to save family's small dog
01/19/2019 11:32am

At first everyone got out safely, but the family said their dog was missing so firefighters rushed inside.

Trump 'appreciates' Mueller's statement on Buzzfeed report's accuracy
01/19/2019 11:24am

It was a total phony story and I appreciate the special counsel coming out with a statement last night, the president said, in part.

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


Woman shot in Ames was unintended target, police say; suspect held on $500K cash
01/19/2019 11:31am

A man accused of shooting a woman in the chestin Ames last weekend meant to injuresomeone else when he pulled the trigger, authorities said.

WHO-HD forecast: Frigid temperatures, clear skies this weekend
01/19/2019 11:01am

Expect clear skies the rest of the weekend, but temperatures will be well below freezing.

Iowa weather: How much snow has fallen statewide and what you can expect this weekend
01/19/2019 11:11am

Near Des Moines alone, snow totals have varied with Adel receiving less than 2 inches but Norwalk getting more than 4.

Photos: Service dogs
01/19/2019 9:07am

Meet Trek, a service dog in training.

City of Des Moines offering free rides to warming centers as wind chills dip below 0
01/18/2019 11:34pm

With winds making for dangerously low temperatures, the city of Des Moines is taking action.

WHOTV

WHOTV

1801 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50309   Directions

(515) 242-3500


Gov. Reynolds Wraps Up Her Inauguration Day With Two Inaugural Balls
01/19/2019 12:02am

DES MOINES, Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Lieutenant Governor Adam Gregg ended their Inauguration Day with a bang at two Inaugural Balls. The evening was full of laughter, song and dance. Both Gov. Reynolds and Lt. Gov. Gregg Danced their first dance with their spouses to the song At Last. The Red Ball was held at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center. The Gold ball was held at the Scottish Rite Consistory. Supporters and legislators filled the room

Des Moines Opening Up Several Warming Shelters to Help Escape From Cold Temperatures
01/18/2019 10:23pm

DES MOINES, Iowa Snow is going to take a back seat to the brutally cold temperatures moving in. The City of Des Moines has opened up several warming shelters. The designated areas include Southridge and Merle Hay malls, six public libraries, Central Iowa Shelter and Services, and the Bethel Mission. The warming shelters are open to anyone, but the hours vary. You can find more information at dmgov.org

Trump Plans to Make Democrats an Offer to End Shutdown, Not Declare National Emergency, in Saturday Speech, Official Says
01/18/2019 9:51pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. President Donald Trump plans to offer Democrats another proposal to end the shutdown when he addresses the nation from the White House on Saturday afternoon what officials are describing as his third offer to end the shutdown, according to a senior administration official. The official told CNN that Trumps idea is to put something on the table to get Democrats to engage with negotiations. Trump is not expected to back down from his demand for a border

Ankeny YMCA to Shut Down in February
01/18/2019 8:32pm

ANKENY, Iowa Another greater Des Moines YMCA location is closing. On Friday, the Ankeny Family YMCA announced it will shut down at the end of February. The facility is housed at Northview Middle School, and the Ankeny Community School District recently decided not to renew the lease. The building was also hit hard by flooding last summer and never fully recovered. There are 1,100 members at the Ankeny YMCA.

Following Inauguration Governor Reynolds Hosts Open House at Terrace Hill
01/18/2019 6:43pm

DES MOINES, Iowa On Friday, Governor Kim Reynolds took on the mantle of the 43rd Governor of Iowa and the first woman to be elected to the states highest executive office. Republican Senators Charles Grassley and Joni Ernst were on hand for the ceremony, as were Democratic Representatives Abby Finkenauer and Cindy Axne. Representatives Steve King and Dave Loebsack were not present. In her speech, Governor Reynolds brought one of her campaign slogans to the stage: Stay the course. Our

WOI-DT

WOI-DT

3903 Westown Pkwy
Des Moines, IA 50266   Directions

(515) 457-9645


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