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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 $111,900 which is roughly $100/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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32 min ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

UI Prez Reacts To Funding Formula

The President of the University of Iowa says they're preparing to deal with changes in the Regents funding formula for public universities.

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4 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

U.S. farmers plant record soybean crop, less corn

DES MOINES, IOWA >> The nation's farmers planted the largest soybean crop on record this year by devoting millions of acres of land to the crop that had been used for growing corn, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday.

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8 hrs ago | WBNS

Dive-Bombing Bird In Iowa Caught On Camera

Watch out for the dive-bombing bird! A red-winged blackbird has been caught on camera in Des Moines, Iowa attacking walkers and joggers in a park, according to CBS affiliate KCCI.

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12 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

Escaping from Domestic Abuse Difficult for Many Victims

Shaun Hogan, the 36-year-old Waterloo man accused of killing his girlfriend and abducting her children , has a long and violent criminal history that includes several counts of stalking, criminal mischief, kidnapping, and false imprisonment.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Urban Horizons: Where's the Money Going?

DES MOINES, Iowa - Urbandale Police continue to investigate a Des Moines non-profit called Urban Horizons, which claims to be dedicated to "youth development."

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Jalopnik

Man Named 'Shelby Mustang GT500' Arrested For Wielding Hatchet At Bar

You never want to fight another man in a bar unless you absolutely have to. But you don't ever want to fight a guy whose name happens to be "Shelby Mustang GT500," and you especially don't want to fight him if he has a hatchet.

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KCRG

Texas Company Proposes Oil Pipeline Through Iowa

The Keystone Oil Pipeline is pictured under construction in North Dakota in this undated photograph released on January 18, 2012.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

New Hotels Sign of Business Booming in Downtown Des Moines

The Hampton and Residence in downtown Des Moines are hosting a grand opening Thursday afternoon.

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KTIV-TV Sioux City

A judge will decide Thursday if the Argosy will continue operating.

Thursday is a big day for the Argosy Casino. A judge in Des Moines, Iowa is expected to decide whether the Sioux City riverboat can continue operating until the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel opens on August 1. Late last month, lawyers for Argosy operator Belle of Sioux City made their arguments to Polk County Judge Eliza Ovrom in an emergency request ... (more)

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Globe Catholic Newspaper

Diplomacy called to resolve Iraq crisis

Saying the United States has a special responsibility to the people of Iraq, the chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace called for diplomatic measures rather than a military response to the crisis facing the country.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Cityview Online

Sex, drugs and one last show

To hear them tell it, Motley Crue is really done after this. When Vince Neil, Mick Mars, Tommy Lee and Nikki Sixx swing through Des Moines this week on their "All Bad Things Must Come to an End" tour, it'll be your last chance to see VH1's Ninth Best Metal Band of All Time.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

ARL housing record animals, asks for help

ARL officials said they face a record number of homeless animals in their care - over 1,200 animals - and the population is growing each day.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Livewell Minute: John Stoddard Commission on Cancer

John Stoddard Cancer Center, part of UnityPoint Health - Des Moines continues to lead the way for Iowans and has been recognized for its quality cancer care.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Thanks for helping save lives

Des Moines has a critical blood shortage right now so we decided to do the morning show from Lifeserve blood center.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Tips Help Police Identify Credit Card Theft Suspect

West Des Moines police say the "overwhelming response" by the public to help identify a man wanted for using a stolen credit card has resulted in an arrest.

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WHO-TV

Police Pursuit Ends in Arrest

Des Moines, Iowa- One person is in jail after leading police on a high speed chase across Des Moines early Wednesday morning.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Des Moines City Manager Candidates Discuss Qualifications

It was the public's first chance to meet the four people vying for the position of city manager in the city of Des Moines.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

What parents should know about window safety

Carter McOmber, 3, was just being three, playing upstairs in home on Saturday when he fell through a window screen.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Gov: Regents Will Decide Funding Formula Changes

The Governor says he likes what he sees as the Board of Regents considers altering the funding distribution formula for Iowa's public universities.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Do You Recognize this Suspect? Reward Being Offered

West Des Moines police is asking for the public's helping in identifying a suspect who allegedly used a stolen credit card.

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