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Des Moines, Iowa is located in Polk County. Zip codes in Des Moines, IA include 50393, 50329, and 50330. The median home price in Des Moines is $105,000 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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2 hrs ago | KCRG

Teenager Dies Trying to Climb Aboard Train

A teenager was killed while trying to climb aboard a slow-moving train in Des Moines.

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6 hrs ago | The Messenger

Lawn Doctor arrives in FD

Lawn Doctor, one of the nation's largest providers of lawn-care services, is now part of the Fort Dodge marketplace.

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8 hrs ago | KEYC Television, Mankato, MN

Body found near burning vehicle in W. Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa - Authorities are investigating a body that was found lying next to a burning vehicle in West Des Moines.

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10 hrs ago | KEYC Television, Mankato, MN

Teen dies while climbing onto moving freight train

DES MOINES, Iowa - Des Moines police say a teenager died while trying to climb onto a slow moving freight train.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Fairfield Ledger

Dennis Ray 'Butch' Gwinnup

Dennis Ray "Butch" Gwinnup went home to our Heavenly Father surrounded by friends and family at his home the morning of Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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News Tribune

Iowa officials announce plan for Microsoft data center

Gov. Terry Branstad, right, speaks with Polk Coutny Supervisor Angela Connolly, West Des Moines mayor Steve Gaer and Gretchen Tegeler of the Taxpayers Association of Central Iowa before a news conference Friday, April 18, 2014, in West Des Moines, Iowa.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Homeless youths to receive more help downtown

The move is good news for Iowa Homeless Youth Centers, even though it's being kicked out of its longtime location.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

USA Today

Ruling: Court OK needed for disabled son's vasectomy

An Iowa mother appointed as the guardian of her intellectually disabled son should not have arranged a vasectomy for him without prior court approval, the Iowa Supreme Court ruled Friday.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Warm Weather Ahead

Overnight tonight south winds will be steady and keep temperatures from dropping to the chilly levels we've seen the last few nights.

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The Des Moines Register

Des Moines girls named captains for Iowa Ladies Football Academy

Toby and Jim Riddle of Des Moines experienced that when their oldest daughter, Megan, now 12, was diagnosed with Juvenile Arthritis at 13 months old.

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The Fairfield Ledger

IHCC to present - Macbeth'

One of Shakespeare's darkest tragedies, the Scottish play "Macbeth," will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through April 26 on the St. John Auditorium stage at Indian Hills Community College.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Des Moines Native Goes Into TV's Shark Tank

A Des Moines native will appear on the ABC TV show "Shark Tank" tonight, pitching her company to business executives, in hopes of winning their support and financial backing.

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TheBlaze.com

Hours Before an Army Reservist Was Set to Be Honored for His Military ...

Earlier this month, Sgt. James Yates was preparing to be honored for his service overseas, but just hours before the ceremony, he performed another act of heroism much closer to home.

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WOI-TV West Des Moines

Police still hunt escaped inmate in central Iowa

Officers are still looking for a prisoner who escaped in suburban Des Moines while being transferred for a court hearing in a burglary case.

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The Daily Beast

Is Iowa's Guv the Next Christie?By Ben Jacobs

Terry Branstad is a GOP kingmaker who could lose his bid for a sixth term thanks to scandal upon scandal.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Higher Costs Threaten Community Gardens

The planting beds were in place, strawberries returning and neighborhood volunteers had the memories of last year's bumper crop to fuel them.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Easter Weekend: Churches Preparing For Full Pews

Saint Francis of Assisi in West Des Moines is Iowa's largest Catholic parish. Its main church can seat around a thousand people.

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WOI-TV West Des Moines

Mistrial denied in Iowa doctor's overdoses case

A lawyer for a Des Moines doctor accused of prescribing large amounts of narcotic painkillers was denied a mistrial request in the case.

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The Washington Post

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Glance at the ten super PACs that raised the most money in the first three months of 2014 and one stands out: the National Draft Ben Carson Committee raised nearly $2.4 million -- more than a half million dollars more than Ready for Hillary, a far higher profile group, collected over the same time period.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Major West Des Moines project news conference set

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