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  1. Iowa Governor Spends Night in Hospital After Husband's Emergency SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds arrived at the Iowa State Fair late Tuesday morning after spending the night with her husband, Kevin, in a Des Moines hospital. The Governor said her husband had complained about discomfort in his abdominal area Monday but still took part in a dinner the couple hosted at Terrace Hill.

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  2. Big and Small Iowa State Fair Competition and Entertainment For AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHO-TV

    DES MOINES, Iowa- The Iowa State Fair is now past the first weekend, and things are just heating up. The air conditioned Jacobson Exhibition Center played host to a double header competition with giant Belgian horses, and Miniature Horses at the same time, in the same arena.

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  3. Flatbed Truck Overturns, Blocks MLK Jr. ParkwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines police say a metallic D-ring used to keep the truck connected to the truck bed broke as the vehicle tried to go southbound on MLK. As a result, the 14,000-pound structure flipped onto its side and caused a small diesel spill, which was quickly cleaned up.

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  4. "Rickmobile" Stops in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The "Rickmobile", a car shaped to look like one of the titular characters, stopped at Peace Tree Brewery. The "Rickmobile" has made stops all over the country to sell exclusive "Rick and Morty" merchandise to hundreds of devoted fans.

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  5. Des Moines Police Investigating Overnight HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 12 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Police responded to a report of a shooting in the 200 block of E. Park Avenue around 11:35pm Saturday. When they arrived they found a 32-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound.

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  6. Grand View Christian School Will Expand to Second Campus in Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WHO-TV

    The Des Moines school announced Friday it has purchased Grandview Park Baptist Church and School on E. 33rd Street. Grades Pre-K through 8th will still hold class at the current school on NE 46th Avenue.

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  7. Food Assistance Programs are Small But Important at Farmers MarketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Farmers markets are a bridge between rural and urban communities. In the U.S., Iowa has one of the highest number of farmers markets per capita, more than 200 in the state.

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  8. Police: Woman Used SUV to Ram Other Cars, Tried to Run People OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | WHO-TV

    A woman was arrested early Thursday morning after police say she was drunk when she intentionally rammed her SUV into several vehicles and tried to run people over outside an east side bar. Des Moines Police were called to the 14th Street Tavern at 3418 E 14th Street around 1:00 a.m. The caller said a woman was in the parking lot, ramming her blue Ford Expedition into other cars and trying to run people over.

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  9. New Water Works Park Project May be New Spot for FestivalsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 9 | WHO-TV

    If you've been by Water Works Park lately you probably noticed all the construction going on. By next spring, the first phase of the new park will be finished.

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  10. Update on Mollie Tibbetts Investigation Expected FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Friday, we're expected to learn more in the investigation into Mollie Tibbetts' disappearance . The 20-year-old University of Iowa student hasn't been seen in three weeks.

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  11. Rental Scam Targeting Iowa HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Clive police say just this week a resident alerted them of a rental scam on Craigslist. "He had a property in Des Moines that was being broadcast on Craigslist as for rent.

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  12. Police Release New Details in Crash that Left Motorcyclist Pinned Beneath CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WHO-TV

    A Des Moines man remains hospitalized tonight after he was rear-ended while riding his motorcycle on Fleur Drive on Wednesday. Police say 44-year-old Louis Kuehl was southbound on Fleur Drive just before Noon when 70-year-old Shirley Kephart rear-ended him, then accelerated and dragged him for 250 feet.

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  13. Motorcyclist Rescued from Under SUV After Being Hit, Dragged 300 FeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WHO-TV

    The accident happened around 11:50 a.m. in the 3700 block Fleur Drive. Sgt. Paul Parizek with the Des Moines Police Department says a motorcyclist was heading south when he slowed because a crew from Des Moines Water Works was watering plants in the median.

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  14. Bar Employees 'Not Impressed' After Man Points Gun at ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WHO-TV

    A Des Moines man was arrested Tuesday after police say he pointed a handgun at two employees of an east side bar. The incident happened just after 4:00 p.m. at Michelle's Lounge at 3921 E. 14th Street.

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  15. Django's New Location Opens Next MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The highly anticipated Django restaurant in Des Moines opens next Monday August 13th in its new location at 1420 Locust St. near the Pappajohn Sculpture Park. But first, Django is opening for a fundraising event with the Food Bank of Iowa on Wednesday night.

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  16. City Council Approves Design Plan for Tunnel Connecting Gray's Lake and Water Works ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Des Moines City Council is moving forward with plans for an underpass between Gray's Lake and Water Works Park. The city says the underpass will provide a safer, more convenient way for pedestrians and cyclists to cross Fleur Drive.

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  17. DART Makes Changes to State Fair RouteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 7 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority is making it easier for people to ride buses during the Iowa State Fair. DART Marketing and Communications Manager Erin Hockman said there are some discounts for using the app, making tickets half off.

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  18. Weekend Bike Give-Away a SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Des Moines Parks and Recreation teamed up with the Des Moines Bike Coalition and Des Moines Police Department this weekend to hand out free bikes to kids. More than 80 bikes and helmets were given away, but before they took them home the kids got a quick safety lesson.

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  19. Police: Drunk Driver Took Off After Hitting 3 Pedestrians DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A Des Moines man faces charges after police say he drove drunk and hit three people in downtown Saturday night. It happened at 215 East 2nd Street.

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  20. Water Main Break Floods Downtown Farmers MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 4 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Just before 1 p.m emergency crews responded to 4th and Walnut on reports of the break. The weekly Downtown Des Moines Farmers Market closed at noon but water stranded vendors still working to pack up their merchandise.

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