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40 min ago | Examiner.com
This week's new concert announcements featured shows by Shinedown guitarist Zach Myers, The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger , and The Voice alum Jared Blake.
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4 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register
A sergeant with the Des Moines Police Department is running for the Iowa House. James Butler, of rural St. Charles in Warren County, is the chief humane officer for the department and a 26-year veteran of the force.
9 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register
West Des Moines police are warning residents to remove valuables from vehicles, especially those left in fitness center parking lots, this spring.
12 hrs ago | WHO-AM Des Moines
Des Moines police are asking for your help in finding a man they say is wanted for robbery of gas station, and attempted robbery of an ATM machine.
15 hrs ago | KCRG
A United States senator is coming to Iowa to advocate for action on climate change.
15 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register
An armed suspect stole around $1,000 from a Des Moines man on the city's east side, authorities said.
Jose Ramon Serrano, 44, was charged with first-degree burglary and false imprisonment.
Raygun, the Des Moines T-shirt shop and self-proclaimed greatest store in the universe, plans to move to a new East Village building next year.
Every Tuesday and Wednesday, Phil Simmons meets with groups of fathers, most of kids they don't live with, at the Grubb YMCA.
Polk County's public hospital is asking state legislators for $6 million to help expand its psychiatric services, including adding inpatient beds for people going through mental crises.
Des Moines utility customers will pay higher franchise fees on their utility bills after voters Tuesday overwhelmingly approved a temporary increase to the fee in order to pay for a $40 million judgment issued against the city.
The city owes current and former residents $40 million dollars for franchise fees it illegally charged for years on utility bills.
Police executed several search warrants Tuesday morning that led to the arrest of at least six people involved in the sale of synthetic marijuana in the Des Moines area, police said at a news conference Tuesday afternoon.
Skechers shoe store will open in Galleria North shopping center in West Des Moines in April.
It's not quite a heat wave. Today's maximum temperature will likely be closer to the normal low for this day than the normal high.