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West Des Moines, Iowa is located in Polk County. Zip codes in West Des Moines, IA include 50265, 50266, and 50061. The median home price in West Des Moines is $184,900 which is roughly $116/per square foot. More West Des Moines information.

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15 hrs ago | Business Journal

Hy-Vee confirms second Twin Cities grocery store location

The West Des Moines, Iowa-based grocery retailer plans to hire 450 people for the store, it said in a news release .

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16 hrs ago | The Des Moines Register

Stand-up paddling teacher makes pitch

Katie Gilbert, of No Coast Stand Up, told council members that the water quality and terrain of the 40-acre lake were appealing as a site.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Walmart's policy on alcohol sales being criticized

Julie Lauridsen tried to purchase some alcoholic beverages from the Walmart in West Des Moines, but the cashier denied her.

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Tama News-Herald

Toledo City Council meets tonight (July 28) at Reinig-Toledo Civic Center

Toledo City Council regularly scheduled meetings will begin one hour earlier effective tonight, Monday, July 28. The long-standing 7 p.m. starting time was switched to 6 p.m. on a council voice vote during their July 14 meeting.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

The Sarah Palin Channel, which went live on Sunday, bills itself as a "direct connection" between the former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate and her supporters, with "no need to please the powers-that-be," Palin says in a video mission statement on her channel's home page.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Tama News-Herald

Questions arise over proposed new multi-family housing in Indian Hills

Plans to build up to a 32-unit multi-family housing complex by a West Des Moines developer was right back before the Tama City Council on Monday night, July 21. Now it looks like the developer will be responsible for a survey of the property.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

SFGate

Sarah Palin cited for speeding in Alaska hometown

In this April 27, 2014 file photo, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin speaks during a campaign rally in West Des Moines, Iowa.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Messenger

Patrick David Mashek

Patrick David Mashek, 63, died July 21, 2014 after a 12 year bout with colorectal cancer.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Rivals.com

Coach Swenson Talks

Iowa Preps had a chance to speak with West Des Moines Valley head football coach Gary Swenson.

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WHO-TV

No Charges For Bounty Hunters Who Shot at Suspect

The Polk County Attorney's office says it will not file charges against the bounty hunters who fired at a suspect last month .

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Rivals.com

2014-2015 WDM Valley Off-Season Preview

Find out what our thoughts are about this club now! After a young group at West Des Moines Valley started the winter slow, they came together at the perfect time by upsetting 4A powers in Ankeny Centennial, Dubuque Senior, and Sioux City North to get to the state title game.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Coaches Work to Make Youth Football Safer

On Saturdays, tens of thousands of fans pack college football stadiums throughout the state, eager to watch young men battle it out on the grid-iron.

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Examiner.com

Katy Guillen, Tattoos and Tailgates Beach Bash, and more on tap Saturday

Saturday's Central Iowa concert calendar includes a show by Katy Guillen and The Girls, the Tattoos and Tailgates Beach Bash, and concerts on each of the newly installed public pianos in Des Moines.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WHO-TV

Iowa Becoming Top Cycling Destination

DES MOINES, Iowa-Thousands of riders will hit the road on Sunday for the start of a week-long ride across Iowa.

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NJ.com

New contractor hired for South Fork home restoration in Ewing

EWING - Residents of the township's South Fork neighborhood, which was devastated by a gas explosion in March, found out Thursday that an Iowa company will take the lead on the rebuilding process for their damaged homes.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Family leaves NYC behind for Iowa

Taste of New York Pizza set to open in West Des Moines. See why the special family from Brooklyn moved to Iowa to start a new life! Taste of New York Pizza set to open in West Des Moines.

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The Washington Evening Journal

Halcyon House

Betty Porter was at the height of her glory as she was surrounded by her family.

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Tama News-Herald

Tama Council opens door for Indian Hills housing

Tama City Council members voted 4-0 Monday night, July 14, to meet a West Des Moines housing developer's proposal about half-way.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Des Moines Register

Stand-up paddling considered for Copper Creek Lake

Stand-up paddling classes may soon be available at Copper Creek Lake Park. Pleasant Hill officials were approached last month by a local business owner interested in offering lessons on the city's 40-acre lake.

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WHO-TV

West Des Moines Police Pursuit Ends in Fatality

At about 11 p.m., West Des Moines officers spotted a motorcycle that they thought might be stolen at 4th and Ashworth.

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