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DES MOINES, Iowa -- One vehicle was totaled in a three-car accident in DES MOINES on Saturday afternoon. The accident happened just before 3 p.m. at 6th and Euclid on the city's north side. According to police, a vehicle making a left turn failed to yield to the right, and was struck and shoved into a third ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Jeff Wiggins straps on a helmet, stashes his lunchbox in a pannier and jumps on his Surly touring bike for the four-mile ride from his home in the Drake neighborhood to downtown DES MOINES. It's early February and there's a fresh coat of white snow on the ground, but that ...

DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Des Moines Public School District is trying to keep up with approximately 100 teachers retiring. On Saturday, the district held its annual Educator Career Fair at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center. Nearly 300 prospective and current educators engaged with ...
DES MOINES, Iowa -- An early morning shooting led to one arrest and sent a victim to the hospital. Around 3 a.m. on Saturday, DES MOINES police officers were called to the 1300 block of East 17th Street in response to a report of shots fired. Officers say Gregory Brown of Des Moines told officers about an ...
Numerous police cars surrounded the area of East 15th and Des Moines streets Saturday afternoon, where police were investigating a drive-by shooting. Des Moines police Sgt. Paul Parizek said officers were sent there just before 3:15 p.m. on reports of someone in a vehicle firing shots. When officers ...
Authorities said a Des Moines teenager stabbed his mother Sunday ... needed help right now," Des Moines resident Karen Hadden said.
Des Moines, Iowa -- Des Moines police made a special delivery for cancer patients on Sunday. The department partnered with other metro ...
An Iowa native is one half of the interior design duo that's headlining this weekend's first-ever Des Moines Holiday Boutique. The event ...
Des Moines, Iowa, was the 15th stop on our Listen To America road trip. We hunkered down in the Urban Dreams parking lot to talk to locals ...
Organizers said the construction forced them to move to the new location, but the reaction from the more than 8,500 runners has been ...
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, Iowa -- What could be seen as an isolated incident sparked from an argument is much deeper within Des Moines' homeless ...

The city of Des Moines topped another national list Tuesday as the sportsBusiness Journal's No.1 minor league sports market in the country.
Des Moines, Iowa - One entrepreneur, moved her company half way across the country to grow the business. Founder and CEO Kina ...
"The overwhelming opinion is that we should go ahead and do an outright ban of them now," West Des Moines City Council member John ...
Des Moines, Iowa -- Three people are in the hospital following an early morning shooting in Des Moines. The incident took place in the 1300 ...
Des Moines police responded to an armed robbery in the 3600 block of 6th Avenue ... It happened just after 10 a.m. at the Des Moines gun and Pawn Shop.
Des Moines, Iowa -- A commercial fire turned into an apartment fire on Des Moines' east side on Monday evening. Around 6:30 p.m., ...
Des Moines, Iowa -- Des Moines city officials say they are are one step closer to the goal of creating private development on what they claim ...
... for Brother's Stabbing Death. Des Moines police have arrested a man for the early-morning stabbing death of his brother. Aug. 6, 2017, at 1:29 p.m.. MORE.
Des Moines, Iowa-- The city of Des Moines is considering the removal of the Center Street dam. We joined the DNR and other city officials on ...
Keokuk, Iowa (AP) - Authorities have identified a man whose body was found in a submerged sport utility vehicle in the Des Moines River near Keokuk. Authorities tell the Hawk Eye ( ) that the body of 46-year-old Sean Junior O'Day, ...
Des Moines, Iowa -- The Des Moines Pride Center, Formerly the Gay and Lesbian Resource Center, held an open house at their new location in Sherman Hill on Saturday.
The Court Avenue District in downtown Des Moines installed high-definition cameras last year in February after a deadly shooting and several assault reports, and a new public website will allow anyone to view a live feed of the video surveillance 24 ...
Broadlawns Medical Center, which is owned by Polk County taxpayers, has thrived in recent years after nearing financial collapse more than a decade ago, the Des Moines Register reported. Its success partly is because more Iowa residents who used to ...
police believe the 15-year-old girl is in the Iowa City area.
A man armed with a machete was fatally shot early Thursday during a confrontation with police in Des Moines, a police spokesman said.
Des Moines, Iowa - It's the recipient of several Tony Awards and a Grammy, and it's the 13th longest-running Broadway show in history.
The snow will spread across central Iowa and by 9 p.m. there will be pockets of heavy snow in Des Moines along Interstate 80, stretching as far south as Lamoni, which could also receive light rain.
Des Moines, Iowa (AP) - On Des Moines' south side, peppers grow as freely as turf grass. Italian-Americans here eat them like candy.
Des Moines - The Shamrock Shake is back, and throughout March will join a new lineup of limited edition drinks featuring irresistible mint and chocolaty awesomeness at your local McDonald's store.
Des Moines, Iowa - Iowans will have the chance to make their voices heard Monday morning at the State Capitol regarding a bill that would dismantle Des Moines Water Works. The bill, HF 484, would actually require the independent water utilities of Des ...
Des Moines, Wash. - The body of a man was found floating in the Puget Sound off the Des Moines Marina Thursday night, police said.
police: Des Moines woman Found Dead in Home Was Strangled. Court documents say a Des Moines woman first reported missing then found dead in her home had been strangled, with police saying she was the victim of a random home invasion and ...
Des Moines, Iowa -- Going green could get you gold. "We are calling it 'Gold Level recycling.' It takes those people doing a great job recycling and recognizes them by replacing their blue lid with a gold colored lid," said Jonathan Gano, Director of ...
Des Moines, Iowa -- The weather over the past few days has been nothing short of perfect and many of us have made the most of it.
The "Day Without immigrants" calls on Latino communities - including the one here in Des Moines - to close their businesses, keep their kids home from schools, and not buy anything from stores for a whole day on Thursday.
The Des Moines Register's editorial board says that the ban on politically active churches should remain in place. It should surprise me that a NEWSPAPER would oppose free speech, but this is The Des Moines Register we are talking about. They have ...
A 75-year-old man was hospitalized after he was plucked from the waters off Des Moines marina Sunday evening. A boater heard the man calling for help in the water and pulled him to safety.
Des Moines, Iowa -- Lack of witness and victim cooperation is stalling the investigation of a weekend shooting. Three people were shot in the 2100 block of Forest Avenue early Saturday morning.
A longtime fire engineer, Douglas McCauley, has died, the Des Moines Fire Department said in a news release. McCauley had been in critical condition Friday ...
President Donald Trump has announced he is considering signing a new executive order on immigration, saying it would likely change "very little" from the first one that put a 90-day ban on immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim nations.
Des Moines, Iowa (KWQC) - Governor Terry Branstad just signed a new school spending bill into law Wednesday afternoon adding $40 million or 1.1 percent to the budget for K-12 schools.
Des Moines, Iowa -- This week "The Sound of music" returned to the stage at the Des Moines Civic Center, but a piece of history from the film version was ...


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