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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
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.
7 hrs ago | Switched
Aww. "I've fallen and I can't get up," is what this bulldog puppy is thinking after playing with dad.
11 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines
State gaming regulators Thursday morning stopping just short of adopting a formal moratorium on new casino license applications in Iowa.
15 hrs ago | News10.net
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."
20 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines
At its last meeting the commission approved a new license for Greene County... And today, members plan to discuss other new license applications.
20 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines
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.
21 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines
DES MOINES, Iowa- Blank Children's Hospital dedicated a new playground in honor of an 11-year-old Ankeny girl.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wednesday and Thursday will bring Eric Johnson , Sick Puppies , and many more bands to Central Iowa.
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.
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.
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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Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 10:48 pm
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