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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 $101/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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Dolphin Dorms LLC buys 5 acres for JU housing

JU has been working with developer Rimrock Devlin LLC to develop student housing and community retail services on the almost 60-acre 'Dolphin Reef' property north of the campus that was envisioned in 2006 as a massive condominium project.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Examiner.com

Dan Navarro and SCI's Mixology top Friday's concerts

Revered songwriter Dan Navarro will perform at the Hotel Pattee and the Science Center of Iowa will host their final Mixology event of the season on Friday.

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Switched

Watch A Cuddly Bulldog Puppy Try Its Darndest To Get Up

Aww. "I've fallen and I can't get up," is what this bulldog puppy is thinking after playing with dad.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

'Informal' Moratorium On New Casinos Signalled

State gaming regulators Thursday morning stopping just short of adopting a formal moratorium on new casino license applications in Iowa.

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News10.net

Rats! 46 'domesticated' rodents removed from homeRats! 46...

Animal control officers removed 46 rats from a Des Moines, Iowa home. Faith Watkins, who lived in the home, says the rats were very "well-cared for."

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Lightning Round: 8 things you need to know

At its last meeting the commission approved a new license for Greene County... And today, members plan to discuss other new license applications.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Bomb squad called over suspicious item

New This Morning ... Apartments in Marshalltown evacuated and the Des Moines bomb squad called there overnight! This happened around 10 at the Sundance Apartments, at 1407 7th Avenue.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Playground Dedication at Blank Children's Hospital

DES MOINES, Iowa- Blank Children's Hospital dedicated a new playground in honor of an 11-year-old Ankeny girl.

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Longview's Bradi Whiteside competes in pole bending at the National Junior High School Finals Rodeo in Des Moines, Iowa en route to winning the championship buckle.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

USA Today

Did boys lie about agent's gun? Scout leader says no

Federal investigators came to Iowa on Wednesday to sort out the truth about an allegation that a Border Patrol agent held two Boy Scouts at gunpoint at a border checkpoint earlier this month.

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DFW Catholic

Bishops' plea to US government: help Iraqi Christians

Washington D.C., Jul 30, 2014 / 04:41 am .- The U.S. bishops have urged the U.S. government to assist Iraqi Christian victims of persecution, while France has offered asylum to Iraqi Christians who have fled Mosul.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Collectors Admire Antiques at Des Moines Convention

It's the ultimate "Throwback Thursday", except it started on Wednesday. The Iowa Gas Swap Meet's 28th annual Collector's Convention brings over 500 quality vintage gas pumps, signs, globes, cans to the Greater Des Moines Area.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Higgins Boat Project

Our special guest after the 8:30 news this morning was Dennis Dop. Dennis is a volunteer in the Higgins Boat Project to restore PT-305, a PT boat from World War II.

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Cityview Online

Barcadium travels back in time with vintage arcade games

Remember back when you and all your friends would hole up in somebody's living room to play games and drink? There were good people, a variety of things to do so no one got bored, the comfort of your own home and your favorite seat - what more could you ask for? That's the same vibe you get with a visit to Barcadium in downtown Des Moines.

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KCRG

Veterans Declare Support for 2014 Branstad-Reynolds Ticket

Supporters who want to see Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds re-elected in the Nov. 4 general election gathered on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at the Sailors and Soldiers Monument near the State Capitol building in Des Moines to launch the "Veterans for Branstad-Reynolds" coalition that has more than 250 members in all 99 Iowa counties.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

90-year-old business closing, part of downtown renovations

After 90 years of business, Owen Crist Towing on Keo Way will be closing as a part of some big changes coming with the renovations of Keo Way.

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Examiner.com

Eric Johnson and Sick Puppies top Wednesday's and Thursday's shows

Wednesday and Thursday will bring Eric Johnson , Sick Puppies , and many more bands to Central Iowa.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Teachers Take on School Supplies Cost

This year's back to school spending could add up to well over $26 billion. Students aren't the only ones stocking up for the first day of school.

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The Des Moines Register

Stand-up paddling teacher makes pitch

Katie Gilbert, of No Coast Stand Up, told council members that the water quality and terrain of the 40-acre lake were appealing as a site.

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USA Today

Media rep: Walmart wrong to refuse alcohol sale to dad

A Walmart supervisor has confirmed that a worker was wrong to refuse to sell alcohol to a 57-year-old Iowa man just because his teenage daughter did not have identification.

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