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  1. 39 Iowa school districts chosen to launch teacher leadership systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    State officials today announced that 39 Iowa school districts have been selected as the first to launch teacher leadership systems under a statewide education reform plan approved last year by the Iowa Legislature.

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  2. West Des Moines man threatened Obama, Secret Service saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    A West Des Moines man has been indicted by a federal grand jury on two counts of making threats against President Barack Obama.

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  3. New Wells Fargo layoffs push total past 10,000 markRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    The largest U.S. mortgage lender and servicer announced Wednesday that it's laying off another 700 employees nationwide.

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  4. Financial problems plague Urbandale basketball academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    A January profile in the Dallas Morning News has unraveled an Urbandale prep basketball program led by a man who has spent time in prison for bank and wire fraud.

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  5. West Des Moines school board approves calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    West Des Moines schools will begin classes Aug. 20, following approval of the 2014-15 academic calendar by school board members Wednesday.

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  6. Marv Cook's son commits to HawkeyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    Iowa City Regina quarterback Drew Cook will follow in his father's footsteps and play for the Iowa Hawkeyes.

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  7. Comedy theater takes over old Billy Joe's space in West Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    Billy Joe's Lounge in West Des Moines closed last week and a new business will be taking over the space at 1701 25th St., on April 2. The Last Laugh Comedy Theater, an improv comedy club will offer stand-up and sketch comedy as well as comedy classes.

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  8. Reports deal blow to two proposed casinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    Two consultants hired by the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission have warned that new casinos proposed in Cedar Rapids and Jefferson would generate most of their gambling revenue by cannibalizing the market share of existing Iowa casinos.

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  9. Iowa Scene: Dau Jok, Steve Krafcisin and D.M. Menace soccer tryoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    HONORS: Des Moines Roosevelt graduate and Pennsylvania senior guard Dau Jok has been named to the Allstate National Association of Basketball Coaches Good Works Team.

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  10. Iowa House approves bill placing additional scrutiny on some Medicaid applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    The state of Iowa will boost its efforts to verify the eligibility of certain applicants seeking Medicaid health care coverage under a bill that won House approval on Tuesday.

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  11. School start date remains undecided for West Des Moines schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    West Des Moines officials set a special school board meeting for Wednesday to determine the start date for next school year.

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  12. YP Spotlight: Former pastor Justin Wise, 33, is a social media evangelistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    Justin Wise slid into a booth one recent Thursday at Smokey Row, the always-humming coffee shop where he wrote much of his new book, "The Social Church: A theology of digital communication."

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  13. 'Tentative plans' for freestanding store in East Village for Proper, Badowers sister storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    In a Register profile on Badowers, the contemporary men's store at 2817 Ingersoll Ave., Kevin Hansen, manager/buyer for Badowers, hinted at a future plans for its women's sister store, Proper, in the East Village: "Proper was officially launched this past summer, in 2013.

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  14. Soccer: Des Moines Menace men, women holding open tryouts in early AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    The Des Moines Menace's Premier Development League and Women's Premier Soccer League teams host open tryouts on April 5 at Valley Stadium in West Des Moines.

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  15. Foodstuffs: Specialty dinners are on tap at area restaurants, pubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    According to local food inista Wini Moranville, writing for DSM Magazine's online publication, radicchio might just be the new kale.

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  16. Around the Metro: Waukee will start classes Aug. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    Waukee schools will begin classes Aug. 13, according to a school calendar approved Monday.

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  17. Valley students learn information technology skills at DMACCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    A new partnership with Des Moines Area Community College offers students in the West Des Moines school district a chance to earn college credit while gaining job skills in the growing field of information technology.

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  18. Will Ankeny see a big box boom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    Two different approaches are being used to spur development of prime commercial areas in Ankeny.

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  19. Minneapolis-St. Paul area to get handful of Hy-Vee's largest storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    Hy-Vee Inc. has its sights set on a new market for the West Des Moines grocery store chain: the Twin Cities.

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  20. Register Investigation: New asbestos finding instantly disputedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Des Moines Register

    A state investigator on Monday afternoon said a small area of material that contains asbestos had been improperly removed during recent renovations at the former Younkers building in downtown Des Moines.

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