Des Moines Newswire (Page 14)

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  1. Iowa Chamber Players to play free concert in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    WEBVTT TOMMIE: IT IS AN OPPORTUNITY TOSEE 24 OF IOWA'S BEST THESEVISIONS COME TOGETHER.CLASSICAL CHAMBER MUSIC YOUWOULD NOT SEE AT A NORMALCONCERT.THANK YOU FOR JOINING US THISNOON.PTELL US ABOUT WHAT THIS WILL BE.>> THIS IS THE IOWA CHAMBERPLAYERS.IT IS WIND CHAMBER MUSIC ANDIT'S NOT SOMETHING YOU NORMALLYSEE AND HEAR AT AN ORCHESTRACONCERT.IT IS CLASSIC WIND CHAMBER MUSICBY INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNEDCOMPOSERS.IT IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TOCOME AND HEAR THAT MUSIC ONSUNDAY AFTERNOON.TOMMIE: YOU ARE THE CONDUCTOR.TELL ME WHAT THAT ROLE ENTAILS.>> MY VISION AND PUTTING THISGROUP TOGETHER WAS TO TAKE THISMUSIC BY A CLASSICAL WIN OCTETAND IGOR STRAVINSKY'S OCTET FROMHIS NEOCLASSIC.AND THEN A GORGEOUS STRAUSSSERENADE HE RODE AT AGE 17 AS AHOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT.WHEN HE WAS ASKED WHAT HETHOUGHT ABOUT IT, HE SAID IT'SOK FOR A HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT.IT'S ONE OF THE MOST BEAUTIFULWIND SERENADES EVER ... (more)

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  2. IA Des Moines IA Zone ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The Hastings Tribune

    Affordable rates for: Adams, Clay, Nuckolls and Webster Counties, as well as the towns of Doniphan and Giltner, Fillmore, Franklin, Kearney, Thayer Counties, Smith, Jewell Counties (Kansas)

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  3. Chinese-born scientists win coveted awardRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2017 | China Daily

    ... environmental impact to the synthesis of molecules. Zhang was born in Shijiazhuang in Hebei province and moved to Des Moines, Iowa with his family when he was a young child. "I grew up in the US and was educated here," he said in an interview. Zhang ...

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  4. Early Morning Fire Damages Des Moines HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The fire was reported around 5:30 a.m. at 1202 Burnham Avenue. Alexis McDonald, who lives at the home, was staying with her grandparents when the fire broke out.

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  5. Stars in Stars and Stripes for July 4th! Taylor Swift, Beyonce, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... pop star nemesis Katy Perry is seen here performing at an Oct. 2015 event for then-candidate Hillary Clinton in Des Moines, Iowa. Perry was one of Clinton's most vocal celebrity supporters on the campaign trail. Who Taylor Swift voted for is ...

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  6. Des Moines Neighborhood Hears Fireworks Long Before They're LegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines Police say firework-related calls for service have quadrupled, from 20 in the last week of June in 2016 to 76 during the same time this year. Officers say the increase in calls is due in part to legislators' statewide decision to legalize certain fireworks during certain times.

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  7. Yankee Doodle Pops expected to draw thousands of peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Tens of thousands of people will flood downtown Monday evening for the Yankee Doodle Pops concert and fireworks. The Des Moines Symphony's 24th annual Yankee Doodle Pops begins at 6:30 p.m. with a performance by the Des Moines Symphony at 9:30 p.m. on the West Terrace of the Iowa State Capitol.

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  8. Police departments see uptick in fireworks-related callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    While it's a long weekend for many central Iowans this Fourth of July, it's also a long working weekend for law enforcement officials as fireworks-related calls are up significantly for some metro police departments. West Des Moines police said they've seen calls regarding fireworks go up this year ever since former Gov. Terry Branstad signed legislation earlier this year legalizing the consumer-grade fireworks, but setting them off within city limits isn't legal until Tuesday.

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  9. Gas Prices Falling in Time for HolidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    If you're hitting the road this Fourth of July, you'll be paying less to fill up the tank. GasBuddy says prices in Des Moines fell two and a half cents in the past week.

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  10. Central Iowa Locations for Early Independence Day CelebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Independence Day is not until Tuesday, but many central Iowans are celebrating on Monday-and there are several events scheduled to keep you busy around town! On Monday evening, you can check out fireworks at Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Reiman Gardens in Ames, and at the annual Yankee Doodle Pops concert in Des Moines.

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  11. 2 men rob, shoot pizza delivery driver, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines police said officers were sent around 11:30 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of 37th Street and University Avenue on reports of a shooting. When officers arrived, they found a 49-year-old man on the ground with gunshot wounds to his thigh and buttocks.

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  12. Indian-American's oration that won him US' National Speech and Debate TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | DNA India

    ... in the semifinal and final rounds of the tournament of champions before earning the championship trophy, the West Des Moines community schools reported. "I found that the story of Bollywood was just that, a story....And this disconnect between story ...

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  13. Central Iowa Independence Day Events & FireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | KAZR-FM Des Moines

    ... in, will be held before the game July 3. Yankee Doodle Pops: 8:30 p.m. at West Terrace of Iowa State Capitol. The Des Moines Symphony will perform a free concert, which concludes with a fireworks display over the Des Moines skyline. Guests can bring ...

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  14. Indian-American student wins top original orator contest in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Times of India

    ... in the semifinal and final rounds of the tournament of champions before earning the championship trophy, the West Des Moines community schools reported. "I found that the story of Bollywood was just that, a story....And this disconnect between story ...

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  15. Enter to win two tickets to An American in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    What can I win? Five lucky winners will receive two tickets to An American in Paris at Des Moines Performing Arts Civic Center on July 18th! Can I still play if the contest has already started? Yes! But be sure to enter soon, this contest runs for a limited time only.

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  16. Mobile 9/11 Exhibit Stops in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... I think we need to remember. I don't know how else to say that it's important to know what happened," said Des Moines resident PJ Whitney, talking about the attack on the twin towers 16 years ago. It's a way for people to pay respect to the nearly ...

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  17. Pizza Delivery Driver Shot and Robbed in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Register reports police responded to 37th Street and University Avenue after a caller reported hearing a loud noise and someone's call for help. Police found a man with "numerous small bullet wounds in his thigh and buttocks" at the scene.

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  18. The Insiders: July 2nd Edition, What Can Be Done to Reduce Crime in Des Moines?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines Mayor Frank Cownie sat down with Dave Price to talk about the level of violence taking place in the city and how he hopes to improve the situation in the future.

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  19. DART Bus Holiday Schedule ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    However, they will operate as normal on Monday. DART is also offering extended service hours for their D-Line services, transporting people from the Des Moines Symphony's Yankee Doodle Pops concert.

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  20. Security guard charged in bizarre Water Works Park shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... stated he saw the amber lights behind him and assumed it was security making sure he was leaving the park. Des Moines Police say he had no obligation to pull over for the security guards. The report says the security guards just wanted to tell the ...

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