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  1. Des Moines City Leaders Approve First Step Towards Completing Last Segment of SE ConnectorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    "This supplemental agreement will give more information on the last segment of the southeast connector from Southeast 30th out to U.S. 65," Des Moines City Engineer Steve Naber said. So far, the connector is complete from MLK to Southeast 30th, the preliminary design for the last segment would connect southeast 30th to U.S. 65 in Pleasant Hill.

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  2. Police: Two Suspects Rob Des Moines Dairy QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Police say the Dairy Queen at 5415 Douglas, near Merle Hay Mall, was robbed just before 9:00 p.m. The suspects entered the restaurant before closing and demanded all the money from the register and the safe. Police say a weapon wasn't shown, but the suspects threatened they had one.

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  3. Vandals Target Cultural Murals, Artists Fundraising to Restore WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Several vandalized murals on Des Moines' east side are being cleaned up by the group that commissioned the art work. Someone spray painted racist graffiti over three murals along East Grand Avenue Friday night.

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  4. Democrats Accuse Governor Reynolds of Hypocrisy on Birth Control,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Democrats are accusing Governor Kim Reynolds of hypocrisy on the issue of birth control. Democratic Leader, State Senator Janet Petersen , Former Lieutenant Governor Sally Pederson, and Longtime Former CEO of Planned Parenthood Jill June, held a press conference this morning; highlighting what they said is Governor Reynolds' flip-flop on the issue of over-the-counter birth control, and her alleged "disastrous record" on women's health.

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  5. Sen. Kamala Harris Stumping for Democratic Candidates in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHO-TV

    OCTOBER 6: Sen. Kamala Harris exits the Senate floor following the Senate's confirmation of the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, October 6, 2018 in Washington, DC. Kavanaugh was confirmed in a 50-48 vote on Saturday.

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  6. Fire May Have Caused Structural Damage to Fleur Drive BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHO-TV

    The fire started underneath the Fleur Drive bridge Sunday afternoon. As a result, the southbound lanes of the bridge were closed off to drivers for several hours.

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  7. It's Pelosi, Pelosi, Pelosi at Republican Rally in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa-Iowa Congressman David Young, a Van Meter Republican seeking his third term in the Third District, seldom mentioned his Democratic opponent at a campaign rally Friday afternoon. Instead, he repeatedly mentioned one of his party's biggest foils, former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.

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  8. Supreme Court Finds Iowa DOT Wrongfully Issued Nearly 13,000 CitationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa- Instead of enforcing the law, the Iowa Supreme Court says the Department of Transportation spent two years breaking the law. Friday, the Iowa Supreme Court agreed, Justices unanimously ruled that the DOT had the power to issue citations for registration, size, weight load and operating authority violations.

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  9. Free Winter Maintenance Vehicle Check in Des Moines SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | WHO-TV

    This weekend there is an event to help people in the metro get those checks for free. The free maintenance checks begin in the North High School parking lot at 9:00 a.m. Saturday.

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  10. Hubbell Realty Donates $1 Million to Water Trails Plan in Hopes of Attracting and Retaining TalentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | WHO-TV

    DES MOINES, Iowa -- "I would absolutely take advantage of this," said downtown resident Jenna Sheldon. "I think it would be great for downtown development and tourist attractions, as well."

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  11. Massive West Des Moines Sports Complex Project Gets $5M DonationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Work is scheduled to begin this fall and now we have our first look at a new indoor sports complex planned in West Des Moines. It will be built along Grand Avenue near the DMACC West campus.

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  12. World Food Prize Symposium Examines Hunger Made Worse By WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    DES MOINES, Iowa- The World Food Prize opened formally in Des Moines at the Marriott on Wednesday, with the Borlaug Dialogues, talking about issues of hunger. The group marked the passing of the late Governor Robert D. Ray, for his work in helping refugees locate to Iowa escaping war back in the 70's.

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  13. Big Changes Coming to Hoyt Sherman PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Big changes are coming to Hoyt Sherman Place , as the historic venue prepares for the next 100 years. Hoyt Sherman Place was originally built in 1877 as a private home, and the theater was later built in 1923.

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  14. Boys and Girls Club of Central Iowa Aims to Expand Student OutreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WHO-TV

    An old club is occupying a new space at a Southside Des Moines Middle School. McCombs Middle School has housed a Boys and Girls club within its walls for years but until now, there was never a designated club space.

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  15. Mike Pence Visiting Des Moines FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WHO-TV

    Last week President Donald Trump visited Iowa and now the vice president has announced a trip to the Hawkeye state.

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  16. Des Moines Performing Arts Celebrates 40 Years at Civic CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Love Never Dies opens its 40th season Tuesday night. It is the sequel to Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's T he Phantom of The Opera .

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  17. Police Use PIT Maneuver to End Chase Involving Repeat OffenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    An early-morning chase on Des Moines' east side has landed a criminal well-known to police behind bars again. Sgt. Paul Parizek with the Des Moines Police Department says the chase began around 1:00 a.m. when officers saw a white truck run a stop sign at North Union and Seneca.

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  18. Late DMPD Captain Hailed as Trailblazer for CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Law enforcement officials across the county are remembering a Des Moines police captain who broke barriers. Retired Captain Richard Sanders passed away last week at the age of 83. He served on the force for 31 years, the last two of those years he spent as the department's first African - American police captain.

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  19. Des Moines Skatepark Could Host International Events, Bring in 40k VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The first shovels of dirt were turned on Monday on a plot of land that will become a world-class skate venue next year. Des Moines and Polk County leaders held the ceremonial groundbreaking for the Lauridsen Skatepark on the West bank of the Des Moines River in downtown on Monday.

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  20. Steak 'N Shake Considers West Des Moines as Possible LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The West Des Moines Director of Community and Economic Development Clyde Evans said more restaurants are choosing to open in West Des Moines, because that particular area of the town sees around 24 million visitors each year. "With Jordan Creek Town Center being one of the largest shopping venues in the state of Iowa and the midwest, you also have Wells Fargo sitting there with almost 9,000 employees," The Iowa Restaurant Association said this competitive area in West Des Moines is good for restaurants and also their employees because it drives up wages.

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