Feb 13, 2014
January Cold Knocks Down Sales Numbers
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Recent sub-zero temperatures have frozen retail sales. The US Commerce Department said in a report Thursday retail sales fell 0.4 percent nationally in January.
The Des Moines Register
Student teams' Lego robots tackle emergency situations
Brandon Newendorp describes the Iowa Lego League Championship as "the best day of the year."
WHO-TV Des Moines
Bin Fire: Corn Burned Near Beaman
The Beaman Fire Department was called to the 19,000 mile of 100th Street, about a mile south of Beaman, around 2:52 p.m. Tuesday.
Beaman grain bin fire blamed on electrical issues
The Beaman Fire Department was called to the 19,000th mile of 100th Street in Marshall County about a mile south of Beaman at around 2:52 p.m. on Tuesday for a reported grain bin fire.
WOI-TV West Des Moines
Majority of People Satisfied With Des Moines
"There's a lot of investment, a lot of housing coming in downtown. These improvements make it an exciting place to be," said Rick Clark, Des Moines City Manager.