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54 min ago | WHO-TV Des Moines
A Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect from 9 PM until 9 AM for northern and northeastern Iowa.
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4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
The Iowa Transportation Commission on Tuesday approved new rules that would give state transportation officials control over whether speed and red light cameras are placed by cities and counties on state supervised highways and interstates.
12 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register
Longtime Window World employees Heather and Paul Koenig bought the business in March 2013.
The snow is done and now the cold conditions will set in. Wind chill values will stay between -10 and -15 below this afternoon across Central Iowa.
The servants' quarters at the Ringland-Smeltzer house were decorated simply, with a string of ornaments draped from the bed and a tiny tree on the nightstand.
Our growing economic climate here in Fort Dodge was one of the major reasons we were selected to host the ABI, Iowa Association of Business and Industry Foundation-Leadership Iowa Class of 2013-14.
Four local students who turned their thoughts on patriotism into essays have won awards in a writing contest sponsored by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1856 in Fort Dodge.
A Fort Dodge police officer looking for a burglary suspect ended up rescuing six people from a burning house late Tuesday night.
American Legion Auxiliary will hold a benefit soup supper from 5-7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9, at the American Legion Argonne Post 180, 1011 Kansas Ave, Members and guest are welcome.
A parking plan needed for the conversion of the former Phillips Middle School into an apartment building was approved Tuesday by the Fort Dodge Board of Adjustment.
Iowa Preps has put together a list of the games to watch tonight during the 2013-2014 basketball season.
"He does a lot of singing in Des Moines, for festivals and events," Hein said. "The audience will really like him, he's a very cool guy."
A century ago, what was called The Arcade opened at 1012 Central Ave. The 6,700-square-foot building featured a dramatic atrium providing natural light lined by 10 specialty shops.