Des Moines Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Des Moines Program Building Strength Between Police and CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    As rioters interrupted what began as a peaceful protest in Charlotte, North Carolina, Thursday evening, the relationship between police and the community looks severed. "We are praying about the matter, we are very sad about it and hoping there would be some kind of resolution between the police and community," said Carolyn King of Des Moines.

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  2. Cedar Rapids Under Threat of Major FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    All of the excess water currently flowing to the south and east has of Des Moines has put Cedar Rapids under the threat of major flooding along the Cedar River. "We've been here before, unfortunately," said Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett.

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  3. Development Turning Downtown Des Moines into BoomtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 22 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa - The landscape of downtown Des Moines is changing but everywhere you look there's a familiar sight - the signs of construction Des Moines is going through one of the biggest building booms in the history of the city. The most recent finalized figure was that over almost $600 million was being invested into construction projects.

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  4. Des Moines Sports League Hopes to Honor Woman Killed in Missouri Plane CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Those close to Kelli Basile, who was killed in a Missouri plane crash Sunday , described her as having an infectious smile, kind, also beautiful both inside and out. Aside from being a Teachers Associate within the Waukee Community Schools District, the 24-year-old and 2010 Valley High School graduate also spent time impacting children in the sports arena at i9 Sports in the metro.

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  5. Republican VP Candidate Mike Pence to Headline Event in Des Moines SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 21 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    AUGUST 5 : GOP Vice Presidential candidate, Indiana Governor Mike Pence greets the crown prior to a speech by Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines, Iowa on Friday August, 5, 2016.

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  6. Take a Walk Through 'Color and Light' Inside the Luminarium at Cowles CommonsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 21 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The inflatable, walk-in structure is half the size of a football field, and gives those walking through an experience of various colors and light from the outside. "Architects of Air have brought their Luminarium all across the globe," said Eric Olmscheid with Des Moines Performing Arts.

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  7. Coalition Seeks to Put a Pause on Factory Farm Growth in IowaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 21 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A new alliance of more than 20 national, state, and county-level groups is hoping to stop Iowa factory farms in their tracks. The Iowa Alliance for Responsible Agriculture, or IARA, seeks to see a moratorium passed in Iowa on new and expanding factory farms until Iowa has fewer than 100 water impairments, down from the record-breaking 754 impairments in 2014.

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  8. Two People Dead After Plane Registered to Company Based in Des Moines Crashes in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    LEE'S SUMMIT, Missouri - Two people were killed Tuesday night when a plane with Iowa ties crashed in Lee's Summit, Missouri. Few details have been released other than the single-engine plane was trying to land around 6 p.m. and the crash happened just outside of Kansas City, Missouri, at the Lee's Summit Municipal Airport.

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  9. Des Moines Program Targets Reduction in Confrontations with Public and PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    "There's nothing worse than having a cop pull behind you right? Heart starts beating fast and you get nervous and start sweating," said Urban Dreams Associate Executive Director Izaah Knox. But end results making national headlines from the Twin Cities and Tulsa of unarmed black men shot and killed by police during routine traffic stops are striking a nerve, even in Iowa.

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  10. Des Moines Residents to Receive Refund for Illegal Franchise Fee on MidAmerican Bill SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines residents have waited years for a refund on an illegal franchise fee once placed on their MidAmerican bill. The city is paying back about $40 million in fees that it illegally charged years ago.

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  11. Monday Storms Cause Damage in Southern IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    "I was coming in from Des Moines kind of watching the storm from the backside," said Todd Lambirth, who owns a rental house here. "I thought boy that looks like it's over Chariton and got home, watched it with the wife a little bit and started getting phone calls about damage in town."

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  12. Ankeny Superintendent Responds to Allegations of Centennial Football Player Using Racial SlurRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The parent of a Des Moines Roosevelt player alleges the slur was used against her son after a game Centennial won. I want to apologize to the Roosevelt player and his family for the experience they had in Ankeny.

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  13. Suspect in Vehicular Assaults Jailed After Being Released from HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 20 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The man officials say intentionally drove a pickup truck at two people , critically injuring one of them, is behind bars after being released from the hospital. The Polk County Sheriff's Office says 40-year-old Chad Winninger, of Monroe, was released from the hospital Monday night.

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  14. Windsor Heights City Council Approves Implementation of SidewalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The vote to make it official came Monday night with the council giving the green light. The mayor says the community can afford it and that the city will only do what is necessary while remaining fiscally responsible.

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  15. Cyber-Security Threat to Midwest- Not Enough WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    WEST DES MOINES, Iowa- The Cyber Security industry has developed a new threat, and it's one you probably wouldn't expect. It is a lack of workers to fill the positions which are open.

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  16. Volunteer Program Offers Teens Experience in Hospital SettingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Teens wanting to make a difference have a few options when it comes to volunteering, and one program can also set students up for success in the healthcare field. Instead of relaxing after school, some teens hang out at the hospital.

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  17. Suspect in Highland Park Little League Vehicular Assault IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Polk County Sheriff's Office has released the name of a man who they say intentionally ran into two men with a truck Sunday morning at the Highland Park Little League Complex. Officials say the driver, 40-year-old Chad Winninger of Monroe, is charged with willful injury causing serious injury, willful injury causing bodily injury, fist degree criminal mischief, and three counts of interference with official acts causing bodily injury.

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  18. Police: Drunk Man Driving Stolen Vehicle Crashes Into Business During ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A driver is being held in the Polk County Jail after leading Des Moines police on a chase through the metro. It started around 9:00 p.m. Sunday when officers spotted 25-year-old Joe Vandermark driving a stolen vehicle.

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  19. Grand Avenue Bridge Construction Begins Monday, Thousands of Drivers Will be AffectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 18 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Grand Avenue Bridge will be demolished and rebuilt so it won't be available to thousands of drivers a day for nearly a year. This $10.5 million project will add to the construction headache in the East Village but city leaders say this is a necessary repair.

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  20. Work Visa Expired Three Months Prior to Driver Killing 12-year-old Girl in Iowa CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 16 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    As hundreds of people lit up the night sky for Lea Phann Thursday, more light has been shed on the driver behind the wheel that killed the twelve year old after last Thursday's Des Moines crash at Southeast 6th and Bell. "We mourn with the family of this young person who passed away from this accident," said LULAC Midwest Vice President Joe Enriquez Henry.

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