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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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1 hr ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

Dahl's closing West Des Moines store

Dahl's Foods announced Friday that its store at 1208 Prospect in West Des Moines will be closing.

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5 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Des Moines monitors water levels on Raccoon River

Officials say a section of the Raccoon River in Des Moines will rise several feet above flood stage before it's expected to crest.

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5 hrs ago | WHO-TV

City of West Des Moines to Buy Elementary School

As students returned to classes this month, Phenix Elementary School, along 7th Street in West Des Moines, closed its doors for the first time.

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5 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines

Candidates Stake Out Positions On Education

If the Democrat running for Terrace Hill gets his way, your kids won't be able to legally drop-out of high school at age 16 anymore.

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9 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register

Letter: Bridge work to worsen Runnells' EMT problem

My husband and I live in the small town of Runnells on the border of Polk, Jasper and Marion counties.

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16 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal

Taha runs for Iowa ag secretary

Sherrie Taha, left, Democratic Party candidate for Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, talks with Diane Hanson Thursday after delivering her remarks to a group of people at the Jefferson County Democratic Party Headquarters in Fairfield.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Future Islands, Tony Bohnenkamp, Bob Pace, Steven Cooper top Friday's concerts

The Central Iowa Concert Calendar for Friday, August 29 is highlighted by shows from Future Islands , Bob Pace, Tony Bohnenkamp , and Steven Cooper.

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SFGate

Woman may pursue libel case against Sammy Hagar

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WHO-AM Des Moines

DsM Police Chief To I.L.E.A.

Soon-to-be retired Des Moines Police Chief won't be out of law enforcement for very long after she steps down in October.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

KCCI to host televised Senate debate

TV, the CBS affiliate serving the Des Moines-Ames market, and The Des Moines Register are joining forces to host a televised debate between Iowa State Senator, Joni Ernst and U.S. Congressman Bruce Braley .

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CNN

Severe Thunderstorms to Hit Iowa on Thursday August 28, 2014

Severe Thunderstorms is on its way for Iowa on Thursday August 28, 2014 and it will bring 30 to 40+ mm of Rain and it will bring ton of rain in Iowa Including Des Moines Iowa and the Rest of Iowa and it will bring Chain Lightning and Very Loud Thunder and it might Rain Sideways and it will bring a lot of Rain and Heavy Downpours and it will have a ... (more)

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Salt Lake Tribune

Brace yourselves: Campaign cash buying tons of ads

EDITOR'S NOTE - Labor Day kicks off a two-month sprint toward Election Day. This story is part of a package that sets the stage for the November elections.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Lolo Jones to Compete on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Des Moines-native Lolo Jones announced last week she was shutting down her track and field season and Wednesday we learned why.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

'Cops' crew member killed in Omaha worked locally

The crew member of the TV show "Cops" who was killed during an armed robbery in Omaha had ties to Des Moines.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Public to Weigh In on Proposal to Sell Phenix Elementary

The West Des Moines school district has a plan for Phenix Elementary, but it wants the public's opinion before anything is finalized.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Des Moines Police Admit Risk Involved for "COPS" Crew Members

A crew with the "COPS" TV show has also been filming here in Des Moines all summer.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Here's what stalled Court Avenue's eyesore renovation

It's been almost a year since the city of Des Moines started to work on moving about 100 low-income residents out of the Randolph.

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WHO-AM Des Moines

Lawmakers Grill I-W-D Officials

Members of the Senate Government Oversight Committee sounding more than a little skeptical Wednesday about statements from the head of Iowa Workforce Development earlier this week.

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USA Today

Former Iowa lawmaker pleads guilty in GOP caucuses case

A former Iowa lawmaker has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from his switch of support from one Republican presidential candidate to another before the 2012 caucus.

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The Washington Post

Why Bobby Jindal needed to sue the Obama administration

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks with delegates during the Iowa State Republican Convention on June 14 in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Flood Warning for Polk County was issued at August 29 at 9:41AM CDT

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