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Des Moines, Iowa is located in Polk County. Zip codes in Des Moines, IA include 50393, 50329, and 50330. The median home price in Des Moines is $105,000 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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38 min ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

"Pet-tective Orders" Bill Passes

A bill that could include pets in any domestic abuse protection orders on its way to the Governor's desk, but, not before the Senate refused to go along with a House attempt to expand the bill.

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4 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

Another D-A-S Official Claims He Was "In The Dark"

Another top official D-A-S appearing before state lawmakers Wednesday and another denial of knowledge of money offered for confidentiality clauses with laid-off state workers.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Gershwin and Jackson tributes top Thursday's concerts

Thursday's concert calendar is topped by tributes to George Gershwin and Michael Jackson.

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Osky News

Vilcone Enters Guilty Plea

On April 15, 2014, defendant Bryan Draper Vilcone, was arraigned upon the two charges contained in the Amended Trial Information, filed April 15, 2014, and being fully advised of his rights and acknowledging full understanding of same, voluntarily entered pleas of guilty to Amended Count II: Attempt to Commit Murder, a class B felony, in violation ... (more)

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Palin Visit: Conservative Women Rallying Around Ernst

Sarah Palin already announced her support for US Senate candidate Joni Ernst. Now Palin is joining her on the campaign trail.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Outbuilding Fire: Crews Extinguish Flames

Fire crews were called to a property in northern Warren County, just south of Des Moines, to put out a fire at an outbuilding Wednesday.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Understanding domestic abuse cases

A history of domestic violence is often a common thread among murder cases where the killer and victim are in a relationship..

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Examiner.com

Midwest 22 included Minneapolis teenager Gary Hogan in ATF conspiracy case

The Midwest 22 bomb conspiracy investigation by Omaha agents of the Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Division targeted a 16 year-old, Gary Hogan, who bombed Dayton's, a downtown St. Paul department store.

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Tama News-Herald

Historic Chambers Ford Bridge needs a new home

In the spring of 2014, the Tama County Engineer's Office will remove the Historic Chamber's Ford Bridge over the Iowa River, along 380th Street near Chelsea.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WHO-TV

Gop Debate: Sponsor, Senate Candidates Pull Out

A Republican senate debate Wednesday night in Des Moines is now without its co-sponsor and two leading candidates in the race.

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The Des Moines Register

How the Culver Center changed one student's life

This is a story about a high school senior and the former United States senator who changed her life.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Iowa Supreme Court Rules in Candidate Eligibility Case

The Iowa Supreme Court has ruled infavor of a Des Moines legislative candidate saying he can continue to be on the ballot despite an OWI conviction.

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Earth & Sky

See it! Photos of total lunar eclipse of April 14-15

Did you sleep through last night's eclipse? Or maybe you had cloudy skies. If so, here's the next best thing.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Des Moines temple beefs up security

Charges could come tomorrow against a white- supremacist suspected in a shooting rampage near Kansas City.

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Kitsap Sun

MUSIC: Joe Louis Walker's blues history lesson

The newly anointed Blues Hall of Famer has clearly thought deeply about the music he's played for 50 years and speaks eloquently about it, starting with its power that can't be contained by borders of any kind.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Just before war hero honored, he saves woman here at home

When a woman's SUV falls on her, her children run to a neighbors for help. That's where James Yates enters this story.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Ballistic Vest: Father, Daughter Donate To DMPD Canine

Des Moines canine officers will soon be safer while on duty thanks to a pair of major donations in the last week.

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Iowa City Press-Citizen

Tightening the cap on hydrocodone

Allegations that a Des Moines pharmacist sold huge quantities of hydrocodone pills under the table to addicts illustrate why federal officials want to tighten rules on how the painkilling drug may be dispensed, a national addiction-treatment expert said.

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SFGate

Iowa's popular governor suddenly put on defense

In this April 9, 2014 file photo, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad speaks to reporters outside his formal office at the Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa.

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The Capitol Fax Blog

Fun with money

Andrew Boron, director of the Illinois Department of Insurance, is pushing legislation that would provide $5 million to a new state corporation chaired by Mr. Boron to recruit out-of-state insurers.

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