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  1. Metro Lifeguard Fired for Allegedly Being Drunk on the JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WHO-TV

    West Des Moines Parks and Recreation says a 19-year-old lifeguard showed up to work last week at Valley View Aquatic Center smelling of alcohol.

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  2. Blood Donations Are a Lifesaving Gift for Two-Year-Old With CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WHO-TV

    A metro mom hopes her daughter's story will inspire others to give blood ahead of Blood Donor Day in Des Moines. The two-year-old was diagnosed with the rare cancer in May of last year, and the diagnosis has meant chemotherapy and many transfusions.

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  3. The Hall at the Foundry Wins National AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Hall at the Foundry sits inside a nearly 130-year-old building that used to be a work space for old train cars. It has been re-purposed into a modern bar but still maintains many historic design elements that connects the new bar to its past.

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  4. City of Des Moines Bans Recreational Firework UseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    "The city of Des Moines, the city council, decided that they wanted to go ahead and ban the use this year, so I know that there's people passionate on both sides of that issue, but every city is a little bit different on what they want their policies to be. And that's what the law allows the cities to do," said Jeremiah Terhark, owner of Iowa Fireworks Company.

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  5. Two Arrested After Skimmer Found at West Des Moines ATMRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | WHO-TV

    According to the Des Moines Register, 40-year-old Evaldo Cardozo Da Silva and 26-year-old Jamily Silva Sousa installed a skimmer at a QuikTrip ATM in West Des Moines.

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  6. Local Speed Skater Heading to World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | WHO-TV

    West Des Moines' Zach Stoppelmoor is heading to Holland next month for the Inline World Speed Skating Championships. The Valley High School alum is one of six senior men representing the U.S. "I'm out here training two times a day, except for Saturday, it's my only off day.

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  7. ATM Skimmers in Metro Steal Money and Information From CustomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | WHO-TV

    WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- "Sunday morning I got up, went to pay my house bill, or house payment, and I had no money," said Katie Beghtel of Des Moines. "My card was declined.

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  8. 2018 Blood Donor Day-June 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    LifeServe Blood Center and UnityPoint Health are excited to partner together to continue saving local lives with the biggest blood drive of the year, Blood Donor Day. This 35 year tradition in the Des Moines metro annually saves more than 1,500 local lives.

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  9. 25 Million-Dollar Sports Complex Being Planned for West Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | WHO-TV

    A non-profit is working hand in hand with the City of West Des Moines to bring a 25-million-dollar sports complex to the area. The Iowa Ice Sports Foundation announced the plan on their Facebook page Wednesday.

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  10. Goose Rescued From Snapping Turtle by Local Man on UnicornRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A heroic story involving a turtle, goose, and unicorn played out this weekend in West Des Moines, and the whole thing was caught on video. A video posted by Cary Coppola on Twitter over the weekend shows the events.

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  11. Third Madison County Bridge Arsonist Sentenced to ProbationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The third teen convicted of setting fire to the Cedar Bridge last year won't have to serve anymore time in jail for setting that fire. However he still faces another arson charge.

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  12. Final Cedar Bridge Arsonist Won't See Prison Despite Fight in JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Alex Hoff, the third and final suspect in the Cedar Bridge arson investigation, was given the same sentence as his two co-defendants despite new evidence introduced at Friday's sentencing hearing. "It's my belief that you have the chance to become a productive member of society but now it's up to no body but you," District Court Judge Richard Clogg said as he handed down his sentence.

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  13. Two People Injured in I-80 Crash, Local Rescue Caring for Several Animals InvolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | WHO-TV

    A chain reaction crash on I-80 near the Jordan Creek exit sent two people to the hospital and now several animals in one of the vehicles are in the care of a local rescue. The accident happened in the eastbound lanes of I-80 around 5:00 a.m. Friday.

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  14. The Iowa Primaries: 3rd Congressional DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | WHO-TV

    Primary Day for the 2018 midterm elections is Tuesday, June 5th. Channel 13 wants you to be as informed as possible about all of the candidates.

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  15. Fireworks Season Two About to StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | WHO-TV

    The Iowa Fireworks Company says in their maiden voyage into the world of fireworks sales, they were able to turn a profit. However, they say changes to city codes and ordinances make it a tricky path to navigate.

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  16. Lake of the Ozarks Boating Accident Injures IowansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 27 | WHO-TV

    Some Iowans spending the holiday in the Lake of the Ozarks had some trouble on the water after their boat was hit by another. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the two boats-one driven by Timohty Cox of Adel and another by Cletus Barsch of Saint Joseph-encountered each other.

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  17. West Des Moines Starts Seasonal Fight Against MosquitoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 27 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    It's a Memorial Day weekend that feels more like the Fourth of July. The heat and humidity, mixed with some recent rain, is making it a perfect time for mosquitoes.

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  18. Iowans Celebrate Asian Culture at Annual CelebrAsian FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 26 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Iowa is home to many different Asian cultures, and this weekend an event that's become a Des Moines tradition aimed to celebrate the diversity at Western Gateway Park. Dozens of food tents lined the streets allowing visitors to taste foods from around the world, but one group participating said the event is more about pride.

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  19. Teen Who Started Cedar Bridge Fire Charged with Arson in New CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | WHO-TV

    One of three people charged with burning down Madison County's historic Cedar Bridge has now been charged in another arson case. Eighteen-year-old Alexander Hoff pled guilty in the Cedar Bridge incident last year.

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  20. Mother of Waukee Student Speaks Out Following LockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    Three schools in the Waukee School District were placed on a precautionary non-emergency lockdown Wednesday morning after police received a call about a man with a gun in the area of a school. In the wake of yet another school shooting, parents describe how they felt.

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