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West Des Moines, Iowa is located in Polk County. Zip codes in West Des Moines, IA include 50265, 50266, and 50061. The median home price in West Des Moines is $187,900 which is roughly $113/per square foot. More West Des Moines information.

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1 hr ago | The Hill

Palin heading to Iowa to rally for Joni Ernst

The former Alaska governor will headline a "Heels on, Gloves Off!" rally in West Des Moines put on by ShePAC, a group that seeks to elect conservative women to office.

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5 hrs ago | The Gazette

A look at the incoming Tiger freshmen

The NCAA signing period began this morning with goalie Chase Perry and forward Mason Bergh expected to sign soon.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Gabby Douglas returns to training in Iowa

She's already won Olympic gold! And now Gabby Douglas has returned to Iowa to train with Coach Liang Chow.

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Bradenton.com

Broadband bill advances but tower concerns remain

The House Ways and Means Committee voted 16-to-9 Tuesday to advance the measure, but differences remain about language in the bill that gives cellular companies more uniform standards for tower placement.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Aviation Conference: Sioux City Crash Pilot Returning To Iowa

The flight from Denver to Chicago suffered an engine failure and it crashed on the runway during an emergency landing.

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The Modesto Bee

Recent editorials published in Iowa newspapers

On four different occasions in recent years, we've published editorials calling for the legalization of medical marijuana.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Messenger

Solid group for FD girls golf

Beginning her fourth year as head coach of the Fort Dodge girls golf program, Kristi Clark will have a solid nucleus to work with this season.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Examiner.com

Proofobia: "Fear of Evidence" - "God's Not Dead" reviewed

My theory is that the movie was a biography of myself, thinly disguised by making the lead character too young, good looking, and impossibly intelligent.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Do you support new local option sales tax?

The Senate passed legislation Wednesday to allow Des Moines and West Des Moines to individually hold referendums on a one cent local option sales tax.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Proposal calls for new local option sales tax

Lawmakers are once again considering a bill that could lead to a local option sales tax for the metro.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Iowa cellphone tower bill keeps local control

A Senate Appropriations subcommittee unanimously approved changes to a bill intended to expand broadband access to rural Iowans.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Brother of Ashley Okland accepts that he may never get answers

Josh Okland, the brother of homicide victim Ashley Okland, said he has accepted that he might never know who killed his sister.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Three Years: Police Still Searching For Okland's Killer

Okland was 27-years-old when she was shot to death in broad daylight while showing a townhouse in West Des Moines.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Iowa City Press-Citizen

Tickets running short for practice at Valley, plus free clinic for coaches

The Iowa football coaching staff will hold a mini-clinic Saturday at the Valley Community Center, as part of their visit to West Des Moines for an open practice.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

They've moved to a new location... on a new street

Since 2008, Meals from the Heartland has provided more than 40 million meals and each August, their annual Hunger Fight engages 15,000 people, packaging 5 million meals in the largest volunteer event of its type in the country.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Business Wire

American Equity Schedules Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

The first quarter earnings release and financial supplement will be posted on the American Equity website at that time.

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The Virginian-Pilot

Gabby Douglas set to work with old coach again

DES MOINES, Iowa Olympic gymnastics gold medalist Gabby Douglas of Virginia Beach is reuniting with Liang Chow, the coach who helped her win gold in 2012.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Three Year Anniversary of High Profile Murder in West Des Moines

It was April 8, 2011 when Realtor Ashley Oakland was found murdered in an open house/office at a townhouse development in West Des Moines.

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SBWire

Totally Swing Sets Launches New Website

The West Des Moines based e-commerce store, Totally Swing Sets , is excited to announce the launching of their new and improved web site.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Bellingham Herald

'American Gothic' figures will look over Iowa fair

A 25-foot-tall replica of the farmer and daughter shown in the painting will remain at the fairgrounds in east Des Moines for the next six months, according to The Des Moines Register .

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