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A school considered to be West Des Moines' first elementary facility would close under a budget-cutting proposal released Friday night by the school district.
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"We do have a city code against that - any possession at all," Sgt. Jason Halifax with Des Moines Police said.
A homeowner trying to thaw out some items ended up setting his house on fire. It happened on Franklin Avenue Friday afternoon.
West Des Moines Police say thieves are targeting cars in gym parking lots for breaking in and stealing valuables.
Since last September, boutique manager Kiley Stenberg and a crew of helpers have been hauling boxes, clothing racks and other display items to a variety of locations to create a buzz for her business, Proper.
Crestview Second-graders are learning about concepts of balance, counterweights and stable positions through science exploration.
A legal tug-of-war wages on between West Des Moines and advocates for a dog declared vicious in the fall and sentenced to death.
He serves as chairman of the House Commerce Committee and sits on the Agriculture, Government Oversight and Ways and Means committees.
One way the classes get involved is to take turns each week reading to their classmates through shared reading.
There have been a lot of big name rappers in the news this week here in Central Iowa.
This week, some Des Moines Area Community College students get to step out of the classroom and change their way of thinking about the world.
West Des Moines police are warning residents to remove valuables from vehicles, especially those left in fitness center parking lots, this spring.
The medical community doesn't dispute the benefits of cannabis and the relief it can provide for patients when other medicines don't help, experts told a Senate panel Wednesday.
The newest members of the Iowa Volunteer Hall of Fame will be honored on April 8 during a special recognition ceremony in the state Capitol building in Des Moines during National Volunteer Week.
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