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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 | Free Republic

Ben Carson plans First Iowa Visit, headlines Polk GOP Fundraiser

Des Moines, IA.-The Republican Party of Polk County will host a Summer Sizzle & Straw Poll on Sunday, August 24 from 5-8 p.m. at the Izaak Walton League Center, 4343 George Flagg Parkway, Des Moines.

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6 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

Groups Lobby For Jobless Benefits Extension

Alliance of local and national groups criticizing Congress for failing to pass an extension of emergency unemployment compensation.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

News Observer

Raleigh ranked best place for business, careers by Forbes

This isn't the first time the state's capital has occupied first place on the list.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

35 schools to offer free breakfast and lunch

A new plan from Des Moines Public Schools to offer free meals to all students at more schools! KCCI's Marcus McIntosh is LIVE at North High School with more! The meals are all funded by the US Department of Agriculture.

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The Des Moines Register

Queen to reign over fair

Katie Cheers, 17, of Indianola was named the 2014 Warren County Fair queen during a ceremony at the fairgrounds Saturday.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Des Moines' Market District Ripe for Development

A new district in downtown Des Moines is under development. While Western Gateway is known for the Sculpture Garden and its corporate campuses and the East Village is home to retail and restaurants, the Market District is working to find its own identity.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Protestors Demand Peace in Gaza at Rally in Des Moines

It was a diverse group of faces - and voices - speaking out at a pro-Israeli/Palestinian peace rally in front of the Neal Smith Federal Building downtown Wednesday morning.

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Daily Kos

Labor digest

Five former players filed a lawsuit against the NFL Players Association last week, asserting that the union did not do enough to protect its members from the dangers of concussions during their careers.

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Cityview Online

I believe I can fly

Sure, Lois Lane might have feigned disinterest and even made the Man of Steel compete with his own alter ego, but she never said "No" to a night in the clouds.

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WHNT-TV Huntsville

Local Twirlers Head to Junior Olympics

The KKT All-Starz Baton Twirling team is making another trip to the Junior Olympics.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Messenger

Patrick David Mashek

Patrick David Mashek, 63, died July 21, 2014 after a 12 year bout with colorectal cancer.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

AAU Junior Olympics coming to Des Moines

Downtown Des Moines is going to be full of young athletes and their families for the next 10 days... The AAU Junior Olympics bringing competitors from as far away as Australia and Saudi Arabia.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Des Moines Firefighters Battle Two Fires At Once

Des Moines firefighters battled back to back fires in the city this morning. Both calls came in about 30 minutes apart.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

IA Doc Warns Against 'Doctor Oz' Phenomenom

A state public health official suggesting you NOT get your medical advice from the likes of "Doctor Oz" or "The Doctors" T-V shows.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Governor Reacts To Juvenile Offender Sentencing Ruling

Governor says he and his staff are still studying last week's Supreme Court ruling on juvenile sentencing.

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The Des Moines Register

Warren County opening cooling shelters

Cooling shelters are opening up in Warren County Tuesday as the highs begin to soar.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Fire Damages Storage Building

The Des Moines Fire Department and Des Moines Police Department responded to a structure fire early Tuesday morning north of downtown Des Moines, just before 8am.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Morning Fire Damages Mobile Home

Des Moines firefighters say a teen helped save his family from a fire on the city's southeast side Tuesday morning.

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Magic City Morning Star

Pursue an Israel-Hamas Ceasefire and Work for Lasting Peace

The United States should seek an immediate ceasefire between Israel and Hamas, provide humanitarian relief to the vulnerable people of Gaza, and return to the challenge of pursuing a just and lasting peace, said the chairman of the U.S. bishops' Committee on International Justice and Peace in a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Home Base Iowa Update

"86-contacts...23 people hired. Two Home Base Iowa Communities...29 more in the pipeline"...that's the update from the Governor Monday now that eight-weeks have passed since he signed an incentive package into law to get more retiring military to move to the state.

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