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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 $112,900 which is roughly $100/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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Local news for Des Moines, IA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

2 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

Taha runs for Iowa ag secretary

Sherrie Taha, left, Democratic Party candidate for Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, talks with Diane Hanson Thursday after delivering her remarks to a group of people at the Jefferson County Democratic Party Headquarters in Fairfield.

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4 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

One Person Killed in Rollover Crash on I-80

According to the Iowa State Patrol the crash happened shortly before 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in the westbound lanes of I-80 near mile marker 193.

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8 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

Unresponsive Child Taken to Hospital, Man Charged with Child Endangerment

According to police, paramedics responded to a home in the 900 block of South 11th Avenue in Marshalltown on Wednesday afternoon for a report of an unresponsive child.

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10 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

Exclusive: Flores makes Plea Deal

News Radio 1040 WHO learned on Thursday, that a Des Moines man freed last year after being granted a new trial for a 1996 Des Moines slaying, has made a plea deal in court Clerk's Office, David Flores made an Alford Plea deal on Wednesday, regarding numerous charges, including willful injury, domestic abuse assault, made the deal after being ... (more)

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Catholic World News

American religious leaders welcome Gaza ceasefire

Nearly three dozen Christian, Jewish, and Muslim leaders in the United States issued a statement recently welcoming a ceasefire in the Gaza-Israel conflict.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Development Up in Downtown Des Moines, but Retailers Not Biting Just Yet

Real estate professionals may tell you there are plenty of signs development for downtown Des Moines is on the rise, but that doesn't seem to change the fact that developers are still struggling to entice retailers to open up shop there.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

What $250,000 Would Buy in 1869

My special guest host this morning was John Busbee, creative projects developer.

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KCRG

Iowa woman accused of ramming husband's motorcycle

Des Moines police say a 45-year-old Osceola woman used her sport utility vehicle to chase and ram a motorcycle carrying her husband and another woman.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Gene Simmons poses with lucky fan in Des Moines

It's a safe bet that you may be hearing from co-workers who attended Wednesday night's KISS and Def Leppard concert at Wells Fargo Arena.

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KIMT

Iowan freed in 1996 slaying charged with fleeing

A man freed last year after being granted a new trial for a 1996 Des Moines slaying has been charged with fleeing prosecution in a new case.

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Slate Magazine

What Do Talking Apes Really Tell Us?

Dr. Sue Savage-Rumbaugh instructs the bonobo Kanzi to make a fire on Nov. 11, 2011, in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Cityview Online

2014 Fall Arts & Entertainment Guide

The days might be getting shorter, but that doesn't mean the list of fun and exciting things to do in Des Moines is shrinking as well.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

New 'Life-Changing' Heart Therapy Announced at Metro Hospital

Heart patients, who before were told they had no options, now have a very promising one in a new therapy announced Wednesday by Mercy Medical Center and the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Iowa To Get 36 Million in FEMA Funds

Head of Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management says preliminary indications are that FEMA will send the state 36-million dollars in disaster relief for heavy weather and flooding that hit Iowa earlier this year.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Teen Pleads Not Guilty in Murder of 97-Year-Old Man

The 19-year-old accused of killing a 97-year-old man entered his pleas of not guilty to a variety of charges in court Wednesday.

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Cityview Online

Tirrell seeks bankruptcy. New Polk County salaries. Dennie Parker is out. A new foe for Bisignano

The sports-radio talker and serial-defendant said he and his wife, Stephanie , have assets of zero to $50,000 and estimated liabilities of $500,000 to $1 million.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Morning Storms Knock Out Power to Thousands

As of 9 a.m. about 5,000 still didn't have power in the Des Moines area. Many intersections have flashing red lights or no lights at all.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Fire destroys community building

We start with breaking news this morning! A large fire overnight in Casey, about 45 minutes west of Des Moines! Shaina Humphries gathering the latest on that for us! First firefighters do still remain on the scene right now, putting out hotspots at the Casey Community building.

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Cityview Online

Fresh Mediterranean Express

When Fresh CafA© & Market opened last decade in West Des Moines, they splashed their logo, store and T-shirts with an odd shade of green.

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The Des Moines Register

Judge rules in favor of Pleasant Hill

Backers of a 71-acre warehouse in eastern Polk County received another boost last week when a judge ruled Pleasant Hill acted legally in changing its urban renewal plan last year to accommodate the project.

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