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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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2 hrs ago | The News-Star

In the game of weight loss, a new book touts cheat days can rev your metabolism.

When Ashley Hartkorn was trying to lose weight a few years ago, she followed a plan that advocated the "cheat day" philosophy.

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6 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register

Couple goes from soap suds to beer suds

When former dry cleaning store owners Susan and Michael Garner found themselves retired seven years ago, they decided to go into a business that offers a different type of suds.

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8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Saliva, Fitz and the Tantrums, and I Am Heresy lead early week shows

Monday's and Tuesday's shows are headed by performances from Saliva , Fitz and the Tantrums , and I Am Heresy.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

WGBH

Vintage Des Moines

Fifteen years after first visiting Des Moines, Iowa, Antiques Roadshow looks back on featured items to see if their value has changed.

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KCRG

Former Iowa Inmate Convicted in Killing Dies

Kristina Fetters at the Iowa Correctional Institution for Women on Thursday, Sept.

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By Catholic News Service WASHINGTON -- To end the U.S.-Mexico border crisis, the United States must address the flow of illegal drugs and arms and the harmful economic policies forcing children and families to leave Central America for the U.S., said the chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace.

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USA Today

Technology helps revitalize Iowa manufacturers

Technology helps revitalize Iowa manufacturers DES MOINES, Iowa - Companies look to expand but face challenges finding qualified workers.

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The News-Star

5 free things to do in Iowa capital of Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Nestled in the middle of Iowa, surrounded by miles of rolling hills green with corn and soybeans, is the capital city of Des Moines.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Brattleboro Reformer

Marlboro native sets screening of thesis film at Latchis

Kreitzer is a Marlboro native in a three-year graduate program at the University of Iowa, where he plans to make a 25-minute film titled "Black Canaries" for his master's of fine arts thesis.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Seattle Times

Symetra Financial stock up on Q2 results

Shares of Bellevue-based Symetra Financial rose slightly Friday morning after the insurance and investment company reported solid second quarter results.

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Transworld

etnies #Scout It Out East Coast Tour

2 today. etnies will begin the journey in Des Moines, Iowa, venture towards New York and conclude the tour by traveling down the East Coast to Florida.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Tobacco Quitline Numbers 'Up'

Acting Director of the Iowa Tobacco Use Prevention Division says there were more callers to the Quitline this past fiscal year than the last few years.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

SE Connector Project On Schedule and Making Progress

The SE Connector project in Des Moines, which will connect Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway to US Highway 65, is currently in the third of five phases.

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News Observer

Raleigh entrepreneur shares experience of open casting call for ABC's 'Shark Tank'

Two other casting events were held earlier this month in Des Moines, Iowa, and Milwaukee, Wis.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Parents Behind On Back-To-School Homework

Most schools in Des Moines don't start until August 20th, but some parents are already behind the curve.

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KCRG

Grimes Slaying Trial Rescheduled

A new trial date has been scheduled for a man accused of fatally shooting another man in the northwest Des Moines suburb of Grimes.

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GPB.org

Iowa Mayor Calls For 'Caring Cities' To Take In Young Immigrants

Bill Gluba, the mayor of Davenport, is trying to find appropriate sites that could serve as shelters for Central American minors.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

WHO-TV

Dog Goes Missing In East Villagea Sort Of

She's right. It's an iron, dog-shaped bike rack from the corner of East 5th and Locust.

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TheBlaze.com

Cops Led on High-Speed Chase That Ends With Them Smashing Windows...

Cops Led on High-Speed Chase That Ends With Them Smashing Windows - the Reason Why Isn't Something You Hear Every Day The 911 call came in: A speeding car was swerving from shoulder to shoulder and almost hit a bridge just north of Des Moines, Iowa.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Former Gridiron Great Touting Renewable Energy

Former N-F-L player-turned-renewable-energy-entrepreneur says recent policy changes have the solar energy industry poised for potential "touchdowns".

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