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2 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport
Officials say a section of the Raccoon River in Des Moines will rise several feet above flood stage before it's expected to crest.
2 hrs ago | WHO-TV
As students returned to classes this month, Phenix Elementary School, along 7th Street in West Des Moines, closed its doors for the first time.
2 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines
If the Democrat running for Terrace Hill gets his way, your kids won't be able to legally drop-out of high school at age 16 anymore.
6 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register
My husband and I live in the small town of Runnells on the border of Polk, Jasper and Marion counties.
The Central Iowa Concert Calendar for Friday, August 29 is highlighted by shows from Future Islands , Bob Pace, Tony Bohnenkamp , and Steven Cooper.
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Soon-to-be retired Des Moines Police Chief won't be out of law enforcement for very long after she steps down in October.
TV, the CBS affiliate serving the Des Moines-Ames market, and The Des Moines Register are joining forces to host a televised debate between Iowa State Senator, Joni Ernst and U.S. Congressman Bruce Braley .
Severe Thunderstorms is on its way for Iowa on Thursday August 28, 2014 and it will bring 30 to 40+ mm of Rain and it will bring ton of rain in Iowa Including Des Moines Iowa and the Rest of Iowa and it will bring Chain Lightning and Very Loud Thunder and it might Rain Sideways and it will bring a lot of Rain and Heavy Downpours and it will have a ... (more)
Des Moines-native Lolo Jones announced last week she was shutting down her track and field season and Wednesday we learned why.
The crew member of the TV show "Cops" who was killed during an armed robbery in Omaha had ties to Des Moines.
The West Des Moines school district has a plan for Phenix Elementary, but it wants the public's opinion before anything is finalized.
A crew with the "COPS" TV show has also been filming here in Des Moines all summer.
It's been almost a year since the city of Des Moines started to work on moving about 100 low-income residents out of the Randolph.
Members of the Senate Government Oversight Committee sounding more than a little skeptical Wednesday about statements from the head of Iowa Workforce Development earlier this week.
A former Iowa lawmaker has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from his switch of support from one Republican presidential candidate to another before the 2012 caucus.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 02:24 pm
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