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  1. Kurt Van Doren, 45, Portland, OregonRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    Kurt Walter Van Doren entered this world on Dec. 13, 1969 in Des Moines IA. On August 17, 2015, he left it on his own terms.

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  2. Friends set up memorial for victim of fatal hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... do something for him because he was so grateful to us on every level you can imagine," said Thomas Houser. West Des Moines police recovered some debris from the vehicle involved at the scene but do not have any witnesses or security footage to help ...

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  3. 2 paralyzed friends find strength in each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A Des Moines man suffered a life-changing injury on a dirt bike, but he's drawing strength from the motocross community as well as a fellow rider who's blazed the trail for his recovery. KCCI'S MARK TAUSCHECK HAS THE STORY.

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  4. Corn, Candidates and Ice Cream Set Up for SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa-A presidential candidate, sweet corn, Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream, numerous elected officials and others who want to be a politician one day will gather in Des Moines Sunday.

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  5. Police Chief, Family Attorney Speak On Bolinger CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa-A Grand Jury has decided not to indict a Des Moines police officer for fatally shooting a man during a traffic stop in June. Des Moines Police Chief Dana Wingert says he respects the process of a Grand Jury investigation and now his department will conduct its own internal investigation to review the evidence.

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  6. Police chief, legal experts weigh in on grand jury's decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines police officials and legal experts are weighing in on a grand jury's decision not to indict senior police officer Vanessa Miller, who shot and killed an unarmed man from her squad car in June. AND WHY MILLER MIGHT NOT BE OFF THE HOOK.

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  7. DM police legal experts weigh in on grand jury s decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines police and legal experts are weighing in on a grand jury's decision not to indict senior police Officer Vanessa Miller, who shot and killed an unarmed man from her squad car in June. Chief Dana Wingert said he understands not everyone will agree with the grand jury's decision, but he emphasized that people should trust the process.

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  8. Trickle down ag economicsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    ... drops to about 18,000 producers when it is limited to commercial-sized operators.a I rented a car in Des Moines, Iowa's largest city, and the friendly rental clerk, Sharon, asked me why I came all the way to Iowa from Saskatchewan. I told her ...

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  9. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

    ... 11:30-1 weekdays on Hawkeye Radio Network flagship stations Newsradio 600 WMT Cedar Rapids and Newsradio 1040 WHO Des Moines. The "Pioneer in Agriculture award" is for Coach Fry's pioneering effort introducing the Iowa Hawkeye America Needs Farmers ...

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  10. Governor Doesn't Know If Chinese President Will Visit IARead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

    (West Des Moines, IA) The Chinese President returning to the U-S for a formal state visit next month. But, will Xi Jin Ping make a return trip to Iowa as well? Governor Terry Branstad Thurday says he's written to Ping extending an invitation to visit ...

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  11. Internal Review Following Grand Jury DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

    Officer Vanessa Miller shot and killed 28-year-old Ryan Bolinger of West Des Moines following a police chase on the night of June 9. Miller fired the fatal shot from inside of her patrol car as Bolinger approached the vehicle. A grand jury reviewed the incident this week.

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  12. Man Arrested Following Near-Fatal BeatingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

    Des Moines police were called to a parking lot on the 1500 block of East Euclid Ave. on the evening of August 1. Witnesses reported five or six men were beating another man. Authorities arrived to find the victim unconscious and bloodied.

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  13. Marriage Equality's 'Reign of Terror' Is in the Past-Not the PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz waits to be introduced at his Religious Liberty Rally in Des Moines, Iowa, on Aug. 21, 2015. At the Iowa State Fair last Friday, actress Ellen Page challenged presidential candidate Ted Cruz about discrimination against gay and transgender people.

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  14. Teachers' 'Les Miserables' Flash Mob Will Have You On Your FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | MTV

    If you think school is boring at times, you should see the meetings your teachers have to sit through. Before you set foot in their classroom, they're already on campus organizing their rooms and attending lectures on But some teachers in West Des Moines, Iowa, found a brilliant and show-stopping way to break up the monotony of pre-session meetings, while dealing with the stress of rushing to get ready for their students.

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  15. Preview: Zero Prostate Run, Walk in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... OF THE MOST COMMON CANCERS IN MEN. PROCESS -- PROSTATE CANCER. A SPECIAL FUNDRAISER IS COMING UP SEPTEMBER 19 IN DES MOINES. THE ZERO PROSTATE CANCER RUN WALK. MARK GOODS IS JOINING ME. THANKS FOR COMING IN TODAY. AN IMPORTANT TOPIC THAT AFFECTS SO ...

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  16. Police talks about grand jury s decision in police shooting caseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines Police Chief Dana Wingert said Thursday that a grand jury made the right decision not to press charges against Senior Officer Vanessa Miller. Miller shot and killed 28-year-old Ryan Bolinger through the window of her patrol car during a traffic stop in June .

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  17. 'One day more!' Iowa teachers surprise their colleagues with a Les...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... after the break was made that bit sweeter thanks to a group of creative colleagues. During a meeting of the West Des Moines school district, educators were left stunned when a small group of their fellow teachers burst into song and began performing ...

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  18. Democratic Party lags in money before presidential yearRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... National Committee Chairwoman, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla. speaks during a news conference in Des Moines, Iowa. The Democratic National Committee barely has more cash than it does IOUs, and it is being outraised month after month by its ...

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  19. Attempted Murder Arrest Made, Two Suspects Still SoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines police have made an arrest in an attempted murder from the beginning of August but they're still seeking two other suspects in the case. Forty-four-year-old Troy Comstock was taken into custody Wednesday and is charged with attempted murder and willful injury.

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  20. 1 of 3 men wanted in serious parking lot beating arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    A man was found beaten in the parking lot at 1515 East Euclid Avenue on Aug. 1 at 5:20 p.m. The 27-year-old man from West Des Moines suffered a brain bleed, a swollen face, was bleeding from his head and had cuts and scrapes all over his body. He was taken to Mercy Medical Center with serious injuries.

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