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1 hr ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines
A Des Moines woman was hit and killed by a vehicle early Monday at an intersection that has been the source of debate within the past year. The accident was captured on an automated traffic camera right across the intersection of Southeast 5th Street and Army Post Road.
1 hr ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines
Kevin and Mollie Cooney have been together a long time. Both grew up in Des Moines.
2 hrs ago | Restaurant News Resource
Restaurants, Inc. announced plans to expand the brand's presence in the Des Moines market, naming the city as a target for future franchise development. This would bring the first Melting Pot restaurant to the state of Iowa.
6 hrs ago | KCRG
Police were called to Southeast 5th Street and Army Post Road at 5:54 a.m. They found a woman lying in the street. Police said a woman was killed when she was hit by a car as she crossed the street.
"I'm back!" presumptive 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announced at the 37th Annual Harkin Steak Fry in Des Moines, Iowa Sunday afternoon. Clinton bid adieu to retiring Senator Tom Harkin and repeated her recurring political themes of equal opportunity, women's access to health care and equal pay, and GOP obstinacy.
The Central Iowa Concert Calendar for Sunday, September 14 finds The Howlin' Brothers, Motionless in White , and Freakabout stopping in Central Iowa. Get all the details on those shows and more below.
The Neon Trees concert scheduled for October 19 at the Seven Flags Event Center in Clive has been cancelled. In an announcement issued through their press agent yesterday, the band explained cancelling the Clive show and others: Neon Trees regretfully must postpone some dates of their upcoming fall tour due to health issues of bassist Branden Campbell, who recently underwent open-heart surgery for a valve replacement.
A solar storm zapped Earth on Friday but caused few, if any, problems. It also allowed more people to see the colourful northern lights.
"We're always looking for great people and we're looking to bring on another 100 associates," said Daryl Dell 'Anno, Store Leader at JcPenney in West Des Moines. Dozens of stores had booths set up with recruiters looking to fill part-time, seasonal, and even full-time positions.
Been there before: Then Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton speaking at her caucus night rally in 2008, in Des Moines, Iowa. But when Hillary Clinton arrives outside Des Moines, Iowa, Sunday, there will be little doubt for many as to what's on her To Do list.
In this May 15, 2012, photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa. Mitt Romney continues to insist that he's not running for president again.
It's a different way to park in Des Moines... and many drivers do not like it. Any new parking spots in downtown Des Moines..
Uber is here! The popular ride-sharing service.. seamlessly connects riders with drivers..
YEAH> Uber has said they will pay for unjust fines... given to their drivers. Emotions are mixed... about Uber coming to town.
Employees of the Financial Group in West Des Moines volunteered their afternoon Friday to helping fight Ebola in Western Africa. The group worked with SWIM - which stands for Safe Water International Missions - to build hand-held chlorine-producing units.
A solar storm zapped Earth on Friday but it was causing few, if any, problems. It also may allow more people to see the colorful northern lights.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:17 pm
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