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  1. No. 2 Tigers handle FD softball squadRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Messenger

    ... foe on Wednesday for Senior Night, the fifth-ranked (4A) Dodgers dropped a doubleheader to No. 2 (5A) West Des Moines Valley. Messenger photo by Britt Kudla Toryn Pederson fields a ground ball for Fort Dodge against West Des?Moines Valley on ...

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  2. Valley takes two from FD baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Messenger

    Any momentum built by the Fort Dodge baseball team recently came to at least a temporary halt against West Des Moines Valley here Wednesday. With their bats silenced for much of the doubleheader, the Dodgers were swept at Ed McNeil Field by scores of 2-1 and 11-3.

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  3. ISHC marks one year with Iowa Weight Loss SpecialistsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Freeman-Journal

    ... partnership. Iowa Weight Loss Specialists sees patients at both Iowa Specialty Hospital in Belmond and their West Des Moines location. Options for patients include medical weight loss which combines consultations with medical providers, diet and ...

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  4. LA Gov JINDAL: Sec. Clinton Breached National Security, U.S. Only...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NH Insider

    WEST DES MOINES, IA Governor Bobby Jindal said Secretary Hillary Clinton has "created a major breach of national security" by hiding her e-mails on a personal server and that the United States may be the only superpower in the world who hasn't seen the Secretary's e-mails. Governor Jindal said, "Today the State Department plans to release more of Hillary Clinton's e-mails from her private server.

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  5. No. 3 Carlisle shuts out No. 5 DodgersRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Messenger

    ... LOB- Carlisle 7, Fort Dodge 6. Fort Dodge now turns around tonight and takes on No. 2 (Class 5A) West Des Moines Valley at home. It will be the 22nd and 23rd Dodger games of the season against a ranked opponent, including the 15th and 16th versus 5A ...

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  6. Iowa town raffles chance to Taser city officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... not a crime issue as much as it is a growth issue," Daggart said. "It's a way we can compete with Omaha and West Des Moines." A poster created by the Van Meter Police Department advertising its raffle reads, "It is Taser time!!!" adding that ...

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  7. Local soccer fans cheer on US National TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    THEY WOULD ADD ANOTHER ONE LATER IN WIN, 2-0 THE FINAL. THEY WERE LOVING IT IN WEST DES MOINES THIS EVENING.

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  8. Town hosts $5 raffle to Tase a city officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | USA Today

    ... not a crime issue as much as it is a growth issue," Daggart said. "It's a way we can compete with Omaha and West Des Moines." The police department is also raffling gift cards for Sportsman's Warehouse valued at prices equal to a number of firearms, ...

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  9. Kum & Go Krause Gateway Center Renzo PianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CSP

    ... counsel and construction drawings. Ryan Companies US Inc. has been selected as the construction partner. West Des Moines, Iowa-based Kum & Go employs more than 4,700 associates across more than 430 convenience stores and 11 states-Iowa, Arkansas, ...

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  10. Electro-shock for fun and profitRead the original story

    Tuesday | Wilson's Almanac

    ... not a crime issue as much as it is a growth issue, "Daggart said. "It's a way we can compete with Omaha and West Des Moines." A poster created by the police department that advertises the raffle reads, "It is taser time!!!" adding that citizens can ...

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  11. A West Des Moines Principal ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WHO-AM Des Moines

    Iowa's State Auditor, Mary Mosiman, released a report on a special investigation of the West Des Moines Community School District. This investigation was a result of concerns that were raised after reviewing the use of the District's procurement card by the Western Hills Elementary Principal, Beth Thornton.

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  12. WDM Principal Resigns After Auditor's Report Says Misspent District FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WHO-TV

    A special investigation by the State Auditor's Office has found a West Des Moines elementary school principal used the district's procurement card to make more than $11,000 in purchases for personal use. The district called for an investigation into the use of the procurement cards because of concerns over the use of them by Western Hills Elementary Principal Beth Thornton.

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  13. School principal resigns following special investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Officials said a West Des Moines elementary school principal has resigned after a special investigation found improper and unsupported disbursements. The investigation was requested by school district officials about concerns they had after reviewing the use of the district's procurement card by the Western Hills Elementary Principal Beth Thornton.

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  14. Parts of Raccoon River Park will reopen Tuesday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    The flood waters at one of the metro's biggest parks are finally falling. Some areas of Raccoon River Park in West Des Moines will re-open Tuesday morning at 7 a.m. Much of the park is still closed due to flooding, however park officials said fireworks are still planned for July 4 at dusk.

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  15. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... 2014, file photo, then-Sen.-elect Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, speaks to supporters during an election night rally in West Des Moines, Iowa. Ernst defeated Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, in the race to rep... By BOB SEAVEY and COURTNEY BONNELL Associated Press A ...

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  16. Political opposition groups gain money for 2016 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... 2014, file photo, then-Sen.-elect Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, speaks to supporters during an election night rally in West Des Moines, Iowa. Ernst defeated Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, in the race to rep... Immigration authorities may start housing transgender ...

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  17. Iowa's 'Sweet' Harvest is Almost ReadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WHO-TV

    ... Road in Carlise the same day. They'll also be selling corn at the Valley Junction Farmer's Market in West Des Moines Thursday night. Ron Deardorff at Deardorff Sweetcorn in Adel says his crop won't be ready to be picked for another week. He says ...

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  18. Agribusiness Report June 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KCRG

    ... last week in the grain trade was due to a variety of factors, as analyst Don Roose with U.S. Commodities in West Des Moines explained on Friday. “This week has been an energy-charged market; an emotionally charged market. It`s a combination ...

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  19. Political opposition groups want to tear down 2016 hopefulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Nov. 4, 2014, file photo, then-Sen.-elect Joni Ernst, R-Iowa, speaks to supporters during an election night rally in West Des Moines, Iowa. Ernst defeated Rep. Bruce Braley, D-Iowa, in the race to replace retiring Sen. Tom Harkin.

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  20. Flood waters threaten Iowa interstate, close other roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | KSFY

    Water from the swollen Raccoon River crept to the edge of I-35 near Cumming on Friday. That led transportation workers to close the north shoulder of the interstate between Grand Avenue and Highway 5 in West Des Moines.

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