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

3 min ago | 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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1 hr ago | 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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3 hrs ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | 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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10 hrs ago | 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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11 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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16 hrs ago | WHO-TV

Organization Helping Students Get Instruments

DES MOINES, Iowa-Students at Capitol View Elementary wanting to play an instrument face financial challenges other students don't.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Police: Ex-officer communicated with Iowa girl

Pleasant Hill Police said in a news release Tuesday that 31-year-old Allen Haney was accused of communicating with a 13-year-old Des Moines girl via the Internet.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Arrest Made Following Short Motorcycle Chase

Des Moines police used a K-9 officer to sniff out a suspect who they say was hiding after a chase Tuesday afternoon.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Buyer Interested in Riverfront YMCA Property

CBRE Hubbell Commercial says it has received a letter of interest from a development company for the purchase of the Riverfront YMCA in downtown Des Moines.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Back To School Tips

Students heading back to school all across Iowa and a University of Iowa expert has some advice for parents.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Judge allows webcam abortion ban

An attempt by Planned Parenthood of the Heartland to get new rules that ban their so-called "webcam abortion" proceedures tossed has been tossed aside by a district court judge.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

The 2014 Graduation Walk

Saturday, the 23rd of August will be the sixth annual Graduation Walk, when teams of community volunteers visit the homes of Des Moines youth who have dropped out of high school.

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This French Bulldog Just Wants To Sleep On His Owner's Leg, OK?

Louis is a French bulldog who just wants to lay his head down on his favorite pillow.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Board Meeting Monday to Accept Bid on New High School

The board is expected to select Stahl Construction of Des Moines. The company came in with the lowest bid at $74,380,000.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

Forbes: Raleigh is No. 2 for young professionals

So hot, in fact, that Forbes ranked the city as the No. 2 best city for young professionals , behind only Des Moines, Iowa.

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Bangor Daily News

Driver in fatal Dedham crash crossed centerline, but it's unclear why

The initial report about the Aug. 5 fatal collision on Route 1A indicates 85-year-old Richard Olson, who was driving to his summer home in Ellsworth, may have drifted in his lane and overcorrected, causing his vehicle to cross the centerline and hit an oncoming truck head-on.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

City of Des Moines Begins Homeless Camp Evictions

The City of Des Moines said it gave homeless people living in camps along the river fair warning.

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