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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 $112,900 which is roughly $100/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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22 min ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Man who used dog in hate crime could face federal charges

A Des Moines man who allegedly unleashed his pit bull on another man during a hate crime could be in even more trouble. A Des Moines man facing charges after allegedly unleashing his pit bull on another man during a hate crime, could be in even more trouble.

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22 min ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Auto dealer involved with car fire has OWI history

A Des Moines auto dealer is facing multiple charges after a crash on I-235 Saturday night and an OWI charge in a different town. After a trip home to his apartment in Grimes, then to his office at Deery Brothers Chevrolet in Pleasant Hill to pick up an SUV, 57-year-old Steven Luebke was arrested in Prairie City on a drunk driving charge.

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22 min ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Auto dealer involved with car fire has OWI history

Another drunk driving arrest and car crash for the general manager - of a metro Des Moines car dealership. Police say 57- year-old Steven Luebke is in jail after a crash and car fire downtown on the freeway at 3rd street Saturday afternoon, A trip home to his apartment in Grimes, Then a trip to his office at Deery Brothers Chevrolet in pleasant hill to pick up a dealer SUV.

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2 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

Governor Says He is Too Busy for Deposition Until After Election

DES MOINES, Iowa-Iowa Governor Terry Branstad said Monday that between his duties as governor, along with campaigning, he is too busy to give his deposition response to a lawsuit filed against him by a former state worker. Chris Godfrey claimed that he had to take a pay cut after refusing to resign his position as Iowa Workers Compensation Commissioner.

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4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Site of fatal accident the source of safety debate

A Des Moines woman was hit and killed by a vehicle early Monday at an intersection that has been the source of debate within the past year. The accident was captured on an automated traffic camera right across the intersection of Southeast 5th Street and Army Post Road.

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4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

Kevin and Mollie Cooney win Silver Circle Award

Kevin and Mollie Cooney have been together a long time. Both grew up in Des Moines.

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5 hrs ago | Restaurant News Resource

The Melting Pot Announces Expansion Plans for Des Moines, Iowa

Restaurants, Inc. announced plans to expand the brand's presence in the Des Moines market, naming the city as a target for future franchise development. This would bring the first Melting Pot restaurant to the state of Iowa.

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10 hrs ago | KCRG

Des Moines Crash Kills Pedestrian

Police were called to Southeast 5th Street and Army Post Road at 5:54 a.m. They found a woman lying in the street. Police said a woman was killed when she was hit by a car as she crossed the street.

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14 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

Des Moines Bishop Part of Delegation to Mideast

Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines was part of a five member delegation for peace and justice that spend Sunday in the Gaza Strip. The delegation then went on to visit Catholic Relief Services workers in the area who have been providing aid to the people who went through 51 days of fighting between Israel and Hamas militants.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Mediaite.com

Hillary Clinton in Iowa: 'I'm Back!'

"I'm back!" presumptive 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announced at the 37th Annual Harkin Steak Fry in Des Moines, Iowa Sunday afternoon. Clinton bid adieu to retiring Senator Tom Harkin and repeated her recurring political themes of equal opportunity, women's access to health care and equal pay, and GOP obstinacy.

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Examiner.com

The Howlin' Brothers, Motionless in White, and Freakabout lead Sunday's shows

The Central Iowa Concert Calendar for Sunday, September 14 finds The Howlin' Brothers, Motionless in White , and Freakabout stopping in Central Iowa. Get all the details on those shows and more below.

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Examiner.com

Neon Trees concert cancelled; Michaelson, Mellencamp, and more shows announced

The Neon Trees concert scheduled for October 19 at the Seven Flags Event Center in Clive has been cancelled. In an announcement issued through their press agent yesterday, the band explained cancelling the Clive show and others: Neon Trees regretfully must postpone some dates of their upcoming fall tour due to health issues of bassist Branden Campbell, who recently underwent open-heart surgery for a valve replacement.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Industry UpdateBig Solar Update

A solar storm zapped Earth on Friday but caused few, if any, problems. It also allowed more people to see the colourful northern lights.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

School opens in honor of education advocate

The $9 million building is for preschool and middle school students in the Mondamin Presidential Neighborhood, north of downtown Des Moines. Superintendent Tom Ahart said a meeting with two neighborhood associations sparked the idea of transforming an old building into a new education center.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Local Retail Stores Looking for Help

"We're always looking for great people and we're looking to bring on another 100 associates," said Daryl Dell 'Anno, Store Leader at JcPenney in West Des Moines. Dozens of stores had booths set up with recruiters looking to fill part-time, seasonal, and even full-time positions.

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New York Daily News

Hillary Clinton heading to Iowa after rocky, glamorous summer and down approval ratings

Been there before: Then Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton speaking at her caucus night rally in 2008, in Des Moines, Iowa. But when Hillary Clinton arrives outside Des Moines, Iowa, Sunday, there will be little doubt for many as to what's on her To Do list.

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Deseret News

Politico Magazine: If Mitt Romney runs again, he'll win

In this May 15, 2012, photo, Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa. Mitt Romney continues to insist that he's not running for president again.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Some struggle with backward parking spots

It's a different way to park in Des Moines... and many drivers do not like it. Any new parking spots in downtown Des Moines..

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Valley West Mall Job Fair Saturday

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa- Valley West Mall is hiring. So many stores are needing extra help, the Mall is holding a job faith Saturday Noon to 4 pm.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Uber arrives in Des Moines

Uber is here! The popular ride-sharing service.. seamlessly connects riders with drivers..

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