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Le Mars crash leaves 5 hospitalized after vehicle rolls several times, ejecting all occupants - Des Moines Register

Le Mars crash leaves 5 hospitalized after vehicle rolls several times, ejecting all occupants  Des Moines Register

A PT Cruiser was southbound on Key Avenue on Friday evening when it entered the east-side ditch, striking a culvert and rolling several times.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:29 pm


Des Moines, Iowa Named a Best Housing Market for Young Home Buyers - Home Buying Institute

Des Moines, Iowa Named a Best Housing Market for Young Home Buyers  Home Buying Institute

A recent report listed Des Moines, Iowa as one of the best housing markets in the country for younger home buyers, including Millennials. Here's why.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:23 pm


Reports say stolen Hy-Vee account information being sold - WOWT

Reports say stolen Hy-Vee account information being sold  WOWT

An Iowa-based grocery chain says it's aware of reports that hacked customer account information is being sold online.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:18 pm


Warren County courthouse could move to a location off the Indianola town square - Des Moines Register

Warren County courthouse could move to a location off the Indianola town square  Des Moines Register

Warren County may have to move its future courthouse and justice center away from the Indianola town square to gain the support needed to get the project ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 6:47 pm


Huxley mobile home park bought by same investment firm that's raising rent by 69% in Waukee - Des Moines Register

Huxley mobile home park bought by same investment firm that's raising rent by 69% in Waukee  Des Moines Register

The Utah-based investment firm that has come under scrutiny for steep rent increases at mobile home communities in central and eastern Iowa has bought ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:13 pm


KING EXPLAINS RAPE & INCEST COMMENTS IN DES MOINES - KSCJ

KING EXPLAINS RAPE & INCEST COMMENTS IN DES MOINES  KSCJ

Iowa Congressman Steve King says he wishes he'd phrased a recent statement about abortion differently, but the statement “was objectively honest and ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:15 pm


Iowa reduces discipline for prison guard featured in Bloomfield Democrat article - Des Moines Register

Iowa reduces discipline for prison guard featured in Bloomfield Democrat article  Des Moines Register

IOWA CITY, Ia. — Iowa officials have reduced the disciplinary action taken against a prison guard who did not get approval to be featured in a positive story in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:43 am


All-Star Ben Zobrist highlights big Iowa Cubs lineup - Des Moines Register

All-Star Ben Zobrist highlights big Iowa Cubs lineup  Des Moines Register

Ben Zobrist went 0-for-4 in his game with the Iowa Cubs on Friday night.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:06 am


Man shot at south Des Moines apartments | 1040 WHO - KFI AM 640

Man shot at south Des Moines apartments | 1040 WHO  KFI AM 640

Des Moines police are investigating a shooting on the city's south-side Friday night.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:55 am


Iowa high school football: Final scores from Friday, Aug. 23 - Des Moines Register

Iowa high school football: Final scores from Friday, Aug. 23  Des Moines Register

Final scores from Week 0 of the Iowa high school football season.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:33 am


Skywriter over Des Moines metro Friday VIDEO | 1040 WHO - On Air With Ryan Seacrest

Skywriter over Des Moines metro Friday VIDEO | 1040 WHO  On Air With Ryan Seacrest

DES MOINES, Iowa - Apparently the sky is the limit when it comes to the Central Iowa Airshow in Ankeny. A small plane put smiley faces high over...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:14 am


Google gives Des Moines nonprofits $175,000 for 'bold ideas to grow economic opportunity' - Des Moines Register

Google gives Des Moines nonprofits $175,000 for 'bold ideas to grow economic opportunity'  Des Moines Register

iJAG is a mentor program for graduating students. EMBARC's RISE program helps prepare refugees for the workforce.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:27 pm


West Des Moines Police tests new training simulator - KCCI Des Moines

West Des Moines Police tests new training simulator  KCCI Des Moines

West Des Moines Police Department has adopted a new training simulator and is inviting other law enforcement agencies to observe how it works.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 11:21 pm


Des Moines Public Schools to offer virtual classes - Local 5 - weareiowa.com

Des Moines Public Schools to offer virtual classes  Local 5 - weareiowa.com

DES MOINES — Starting Wednesday, Des Moines Public Schools will be offering virtual classes to students who need them. Nearly 200 students will be trading ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:38 pm


U.S. Rep. Steve King stands by no exceptions for rape and incest statement, but would like to phrase it differently - Des Moines Register

U.S. Rep. Steve King stands by no exceptions for rape and incest statement, but would like to phrase it differently  Des Moines Register

U.S. Rep. Steve King said Friday that the media misconstrued his no abortion, no exceptions views but stood by his belief that there may not be "any population ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:34 pm


Indianola YMCA holds public meeting amid financial questions - Des Moines Register

Indianola YMCA holds public meeting amid financial questions  Des Moines Register

The Indianola YMCA is holding a public meeting with members and Indianola area residents this week. It's a chance to meet YMCA of Greater Des Moines CEO ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:29 pm


Iowa teacher resigns amid investigation of 'inappropriate' relationship with student - Des Moines Register

Iowa teacher resigns amid investigation of 'inappropriate' relationship with student  Des Moines Register

Fort Dodge police opened an investigation into a teacher after he allegedly had an inappropriate relationship with a student.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:24 pm


'I tell the truth — it's a big difference': Joe Biden, in Iowa, welcomes contrasts between himself and Donald Trump - Des Moines Register

'I tell the truth — it's a big difference': Joe Biden, in Iowa, welcomes contrasts between himself and Donald Trump  Des Moines Register

Biden argues he is uniquely capable of taking on Trump, while Trump has seized on some of Biden's misstatements on the campaign trail.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:00 pm


Two Cedar Falls tennis players organize tournament for Waukee student fighting cancer - Des Moines Register

Two Cedar Falls tennis players organize tournament for Waukee student fighting cancer  Des Moines Register

After finding out that a tennis player from Waukee had been diagnosed with cancer, two Cedar Falls tennis players have come together to organize a tennis ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:50 pm


Four big questions still surrounding the Iowa State football team - Des Moines Register

Four big questions still surrounding the Iowa State football team  Des Moines Register

AMES, Ia.— The Iowa State football team entered fall camp with a few big questions. With camp wrapping up on Saturday, the Cyclones still don't have answers ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:35 pm


Who would've guessed this R&B star is from Des Moines? - Des Moines Register

Who would've guessed this R&B star is from Des Moines?  Des Moines Register

Dominating the charts in the 1990s and early 2000s, one of the famous group members is from the 515. Can you guess who?

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:16 pm


Video of pig whipping at Iowa State Fair raises the question: Do pigs feel pain? - Des Moines Register

Video of pig whipping at Iowa State Fair raises the question: Do pigs feel pain?  Des Moines Register

A Des Moines man's ejection from the Iowa State Fair for life after he confronted the fair's top manager over a boy beating a pig with a show stick triggered some ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:53 pm


Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules agrees to 2 years on probation for role in fatal crash - Des Moines Register

Former 'Bachelor' Chris Soules agrees to 2 years on probation for role in fatal crash  Des Moines Register

After more than two years of delays, Chris Soules agreed in court documents Friday to accept a suspended prison sentence of two years and serve two years of ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:19 pm


How an Iowa college student working with a national conservative group tried to embarrass a presidential candidate - Des Moines Register

How an Iowa college student working with a national conservative group tried to embarrass a presidential candidate  Des Moines Register

A Des Moines college student became a conduit for a viral gaffe at the Iowa State Fair thanks to a conservative student organization.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:25 pm


Stolen credit, debit card accounts for sale on black market may be linked to Hy-Vee data breach - Des Moines Register

Stolen credit, debit card accounts for sale on black market may be linked to Hy-Vee data breach  Des Moines Register

Credit and debit card accounts linked to a data breach at select Hy-Vee locations may be the source of data from 5.3 million accounts being offered for sale ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:22 pm


CenturyLink restores internet service after Friday morning outage - Des Moines Register

CenturyLink restores internet service after Friday morning outage  Des Moines Register

An *service* outage Friday morning left a majority of CenturyLink's customers without access to the internet.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:04 pm


Make Plans For This Beautiful Weekend In Des Moines! | 1040 WHO - KFI AM 640

Make Plans For This Beautiful Weekend In Des Moines! | 1040 WHO  KFI AM 640

A beautiful weekend is predicted for Central Iowa...so make plans! Vicki Comegys of Catch Des Moines joins Jeff Angelo to run down events that include music, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:03 pm


'Celia was a woman who radiated a desire to live': Family remembers slain Iowa State golfer as her killer is sentenced - Des Moines Register

'Celia was a woman who radiated a desire to live': Family remembers slain Iowa State golfer as her killer is sentenced  Des Moines Register

The homeless man who pleaded guilty to fatally stabbing a former Iowa State University golfer has been sentenced to life in prison.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:16 pm


Former Hawkeye, Cyclone players helping to rebuild Roosevelt football - Des Moines Register

Former Hawkeye, Cyclone players helping to rebuild Roosevelt football  Des Moines Register

Mitchell Moore is Roosevelt's third head football coach in four years, and he's enlisted some star power to help him rebuild the Roughrider program.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Missouri man facing drug charges after high-speed chase through Windsor Heights - Des Moines Register

Missouri man facing drug charges after high-speed chase through Windsor Heights  Des Moines Register

A Missouri man was charged this week in connection with a high-speed chase and for illegally possessing prescription drugs.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:35 pm


Des Moines Restaurant Week Aids Crowded Industry in Season of Low Revenue, Low Unemployment - WHO TV Des Moines

Des Moines Restaurant Week Aids Crowded Industry in Season of Low Revenue, Low Unemployment  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa -- This weekend is the last time to take advantage of 2019's “Des Moines Restaurant Week.” More than 40 local restaurants around the ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:31 pm


New School Year Means Changes for Des Moines Schools - WHO TV Des Moines

New School Year Means Changes for Des Moines Schools  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa – Des Moines Public Schools is starting off the new school year with some changes. DMPS Superintendent Dr. Tom Ahart said the district ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:51 am


DSM woman charged with dealing drugs while running in-home day care - KCCI Des Moines

DSM woman charged with dealing drugs while running in-home day care  KCCI Des Moines

Federal authorities say the Des Moines woman was running an in-home daycare, watching several children, while doing drug deals throughout the day.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:42 am


Iowa State basketball player Marcedus Leech is eligible - Des Moines Register

Iowa State basketball player Marcedus Leech is eligible  Des Moines Register

Iowa State basketball coach Steve Prohm says he's still waiting on an NCAA decision regarding Rasir Bolton's immediate eligibility.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:37 am


Metro Teen Creates Downtown Des Moines in Popular Video Game - WHO TV Des Moines

Metro Teen Creates Downtown Des Moines in Popular Video Game  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A local teen has created a virtual playground for fellow gamers that looks very familiar. Sixteen year-old Sean Eddy owns and created ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:17 pm


Central Iowa's first agrihood focuses on putting farm first in $260 million project - Des Moines Register

Central Iowa's first agrihood focuses on putting farm first in $260 million project  Des Moines Register

"Starting the farm first shows that we're committed to the 'agri-' part of the 'agrihood,'" says the development's new vegetable farm manager.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:13 pm


Judge: Des Moines police officer didn't use excessive force in arrest that cracked man's ribs, resulted in lawsuit - Des Moines Register

Judge: Des Moines police officer didn't use excessive force in arrest that cracked man's ribs, resulted in lawsuit  Des Moines Register

A judge has sided with a Des Moines police officer, dismissing a lawsuit which claimed the officer used excessive force during an arrest.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:29 pm


Here's your sneak peek inside St. Kilda's new location in West Des Moines - Des Moines Register

Here's your sneak peek inside St. Kilda's new location in West Des Moines  Des Moines Register

St. Kilda Cafe & Bakery is opening a new location inside a historic building in Valley Junction in spring 2020.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:12 pm


Eastern Iowa teacher accused of inappropriately touching student - Des Moines Register

Eastern Iowa teacher accused of inappropriately touching student  Des Moines Register

Columbus Junction Spanish teacher Esubio Jimenez was arrested for touching the thigh of a student.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:05 pm


Beto O'Rourke isn't cutting investment in early states, but will spend time differently - Des Moines Register

Beto O'Rourke isn't cutting investment in early states, but will spend time differently  Des Moines Register

The Texas Democrat said he wanted to mark a new point of his presidential campaign. Part of that is making sure he isn't exclusively hitting early states.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:54 pm


Second time's a charm: Des Moines man on performing with Hootie & the Blowfish - Des Moines Register

Second time's a charm: Des Moines man on performing with Hootie & the Blowfish  Des Moines Register

Most people dream about meeting or performing with their favorite musicians. If one is granted the lucky opportunity, there's a slim chance it would happen twice.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:20 pm


IHA director of government relations running for West Des Moines City Council - Des Moines Register

IHA director of government relations running for West Des Moines City Council  Des Moines Register

Another candidate has thrown their hat in the ring for a West Des Moines City Council seat. Erin Cubit, the director of government relations at the Iowa Hospital ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 6:42 pm


Photos: Des Moines Storytellers Project - DesMoinesRegister.com

Photos: Des Moines Storytellers Project  DesMoinesRegister.com

Author Rachelle Chase talks about rediscovering the Iowa town of Buxton, and discovering her own home in Iowa, at the Des Moines Register Storytelling ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:49 pm


Petals + Moss is the East Village's newest plant and gift shop in Des Moines - Des Moines Register

Petals + Moss is the East Village's newest plant and gift shop in Des Moines  Des Moines Register

The globally curated collection brings gifts from all over the world and a wide range of plants to buy.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 5:08 pm


West Des Moines schools launch new grading scale - KCCI Des Moines

West Des Moines schools launch new grading scale  KCCI Des Moines

A metro school district is launching a new grading scale starting Friday. It's called "effective grading practices," and the West Des Moines School district hopes it ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:45 pm


Police: Stabbing victim found on Des Moines bridge - KCCI Des Moines

Police: Stabbing victim found on Des Moines bridge  KCCI Des Moines

Police: Stabbing victim found on Des Moines bridge.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:05 pm


Student creates detailed downtown Des Moines with Minecraft - KCCI Des Moines

Student creates detailed downtown Des Moines with Minecraft  KCCI Des Moines

Thursday is the last day of summer vacation for most students in the metro and a Valley High School student did something pretty cool during his time off.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:50 am


Des Moines man hurt after crash in Colorado - kwwl.com

Des Moines man hurt after crash in Colorado  kwwl.com

Black Bear Pass will be closed until at least Thursday afternoon. The crash happened on "the stairs" by Ingram Falls.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 11:23 am


Iowa woman indicted for allegedly dealing heroin, fentanyl out of home-based day care - Des Moines Register

Iowa woman indicted for allegedly dealing heroin, fentanyl out of home-based day care  Des Moines Register

Federal prosecutors indicted an Iowa child care provider on drug trafficking charges, according to court documents filed Tuesday. Authorities allege Latosha ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:00 am


From taco truck to taco shop: Mamma's Tacos opens Saturday on the south side - Des Moines Register

From taco truck to taco shop: Mamma's Tacos opens Saturday on the south side  Des Moines Register

Mamma's Tacos, a popular Des Moines food truck serving tacos made from deep-fried flour tortillas, is opening a new restaurant on the south side.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:57 pm


Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in Des Moines shooting - KCRG

Man convicted of 2nd-degree murder in Des Moines shooting  KCRG

A man has been convicted of second-degree murder for the shooting death of a Des Moines resident.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:06 pm


Downtown Des Moines recreated with stunning detail in video game Minecraft by a local high schooler - Des Moines Register

Downtown Des Moines recreated with stunning detail in video game Minecraft by a local high schooler  Des Moines Register

Beaverdale high school student Sean Eddy has spent the past few years painstakingly recreating downtown Des Moines in the video game Minecraft.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:25 pm


2nd annual From the Barrel - Des Moines Whiskey Festival will feature over 200 whiskeys - Des Moines Register

2nd annual From the Barrel - Des Moines Whiskey Festival will feature over 200 whiskeys  Des Moines Register

A barrel of a good time is coming up in a few months and it's time to mark your calendars. The second annual From The Barrel - Des Moines Whiskey Festival ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:26 pm


Des Moines man questions being ejected for life from the Iowa State Fair after he raised questions about cruelty to a pig - Des Moines Register

Des Moines man questions being ejected for life from the Iowa State Fair after he raised questions about cruelty to a pig  Des Moines Register

Wheaten Mather and a friend had just walked the Iowa State Fair midway on Aug. 9 when they decided to have a look at the animals. Mather, 40, said he took a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:16 pm


West Des Moines amphitheater to be named after woman who died of cancer - Des Moines Register

West Des Moines amphitheater to be named after woman who died of cancer  Des Moines Register

The amphitheater will be named the Jamie Hurd Amphitheater who died from a lung aneurysm after a battle with stage four Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:50 pm


Introducing a new tool to help you keep track of presidential candidates visiting Iowa - Des Moines Register

Introducing a new tool to help you keep track of presidential candidates visiting Iowa  Des Moines Register

Every morning, the Des Moines Register's new candidate tracker bot will tweet the list of 2020 presidential candidates holding events in Iowa that day.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:32 pm


Des Moines' food and cocktail scene is finally getting the recognition it deserves - Des Moines Register

Des Moines' food and cocktail scene is finally getting the recognition it deserves  Des Moines Register

A recent article in the Washington Post calls out Des Moines as a top destination for restaurants, attractions, nightlife and shopping.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:32 pm


Des Moines City Council approves fleet of electric cars - KCCI Des Moines

Des Moines City Council approves fleet of electric cars  KCCI Des Moines

The city of Des Moines will soon have a fleet of new electric cars. The City Council approved the purchase of four 2020 Nissan Leaf hatchbacks. They will be the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:05 pm


Family sees flooded yard after severe storms in Des Moines - Local 5 - weareiowa.com

Family sees flooded yard after severe storms in Des Moines  Local 5 - weareiowa.com

DES MOINES – The Christy family is picking up flooded items inside their garage after several inches of rain fell during Tuesday morning's storms. At one point ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:30 am


Planned Parenthood patients in Iowa hit with new out-of-pocket costs after federal funding loss - Des Moines Register

Planned Parenthood patients in Iowa hit with new out-of-pocket costs after federal funding loss  Des Moines Register

The immediate effect: New out-of-pocket costs for patients visiting clinics in Iowa that received federal family planning funding.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:36 am


Des Moines-area Popeyes restaurants won't have the new chicken sandwich until October - Des Moines Register

Des Moines-area Popeyes restaurants won't have the new chicken sandwich until October  Des Moines Register

The new Popeyes fried chicken sandwich that has become a cultural phenomenon will not be available in any of the three Des Moines-area restaurants until ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:38 am


Trains block east-side Des Moines streets for hours, prompting accidents, outcry from nearby businesses - Des Moines Register

Trains block east-side Des Moines streets for hours, prompting accidents, outcry from nearby businesses  Des Moines Register

Trains have stopped across busy Des Moines streets for hours at a time over the past week, locking up traffic on the east side and driving away customers, local ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:31 pm


Amphitheater dedicated to Drake grad approved for West Des Moines - KCCI Des Moines

Amphitheater dedicated to Drake grad approved for West Des Moines  KCCI Des Moines

Construction is set to start in September and plans to finish the amphitheater by Summer 2020.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:28 pm


Indianola man convicted of murder in Des Moines man's 2018 shooting death - Des Moines Register

Indianola man convicted of murder in Des Moines man's 2018 shooting death  Des Moines Register

A Des Moines man accused of shooting and killing a man in January of 2018 has been convicted of murder. A jury on Friday found 47-year-old William Burton ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:12 pm


Are you a die-hard KISS fan? Test how well you know the current and former members - Des Moines Register

Are you a die-hard KISS fan? Test how well you know the current and former members  Des Moines Register

Can you name the KISS band members before they take the Wells Fargo Arena stage Sept. 3? Take the quiz and test your KISS knowledge.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:55 pm


Watch: Steve Bullock meets with the Register - Des Moines Register

Watch: Steve Bullock meets with the Register  Des Moines Register

Democratic presidential candidate Steve Bullock will meet with Des Moines Register reporters and editors at 3 p.m. Wednesday. Register subscribers can watch ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:48 pm


With a fresh look and perspective, Des Moines' Proof Restaurant is reopening Aug. 31 - Des Moines Register

With a fresh look and perspective, Des Moines' Proof Restaurant is reopening Aug. 31  Des Moines Register

Proof Restaurant in Des Moines, closed for renovations, is reopening under new leadership on August 31 with a *fresh* look and new menu.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:49 pm


Introducing the Des Moines Register's preseason Super 10 high school football rankings - Des Moines Register

Introducing the Des Moines Register's preseason Super 10 high school football rankings  Des Moines Register

The Des Moines Register is proud to present the preseason Super 10 high school football rankings for the 2019 season. The Super 10 is a list of the state's best ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


Severe storms cause thousands to lose power across Des Moines metro as 3 tornadoes touch down in Iowa - Des Moines Register

Severe storms cause thousands to lose power across Des Moines metro as 3 tornadoes touch down in Iowa  Des Moines Register

At least one tornado damaged buildings south of Des Moines as severe storms rolled through the region Tuesday morning. The National Weather *Service* in Des ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:25 pm


Des Moines Officer Who Broke Suspect’s Ribs is Cleared of Excessive Force - WHO TV Des Moines

Des Moines Officer Who Broke Suspect’s Ribs is Cleared of Excessive Force  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A judge has cleared a Des Moines police officer accused of using excessive force. The case goes back to 2016 when Officer Cody Grimes ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:05 am


College football season is coming and here's where to watch the games in Des Moines - Des Moines Register

College football season is coming and here's where to watch the games in Des Moines  Des Moines Register

There are plenty of places in the Des Moines metro where you can watch college football with an ice-cold beverage and some great grub.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:36 am


Des Moines schools ring in new school year with hefty changes - KCCI Des Moines

Des Moines schools ring in new school year with hefty changes  KCCI Des Moines

On Monday, teachers of Des Moines' public schools headed back to school. Students begin the 2019-2020 school year on Friday, marking the start of significant ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:07 pm


98-room Hilton brand hotel coming to downtown Des Moines - Des Moines Register

98-room Hilton brand hotel coming to downtown Des Moines  Des Moines Register

A 98-room hotel planned for a burgeoning area on the southern edge of downtown Des Moines will be part of Hilton's newest brand launch and a first for central ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:56 pm


West Des Moines City Councilor Mickelson not seeking reelection, citing business and family reasons - Des Moines Register

West Des Moines City Councilor Mickelson not seeking reelection, citing business and family reasons  Des Moines Register

West Des Moines City Councilor John Mickelson will not be seeking reelection. Mickelson, who was elected in 2013 and reelected in 2015, announced he ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:16 pm


Police: Man Shot During Attempted Robbery in Des Moines - WHO TV Des Moines

Police: Man Shot During Attempted Robbery in Des Moines  WHO TV Des Moines

One person was injured in a shooting early Monday morning on Des Moines' east side.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:20 pm


Mansion Monday: $1M home lists on Grand Avenue in West Des Moines - Des Moines Register

Mansion Monday: $1M home lists on Grand Avenue in West Des Moines  Des Moines Register

Now for sale in West Des Moines, this custom, award-winning home sits down a long private driveway on a 1-acre wooded lot. Inside there are five bedrooms, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:35 am


Police Investigating Shooting in Des Moines Sunday - WHO TV Des Moines

Police Investigating Shooting in Des Moines Sunday  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa -- Police are investigating a report of a shooting in Des Moines Sunday afternoon. Officers responded to reports of shots fired at the corner of ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 8:20 pm


In River Bend, one man's slow remodel is a blight for city, neighbors - Des Moines Register

In River Bend, one man's slow remodel is a blight for city, neighbors  Des Moines Register

David Houston bought a home in Des Moines' River Bend neighbor with the hope of salvaging it. But now the Homes 4 My Peeps founder's property risks ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


Apartment building for homeless planned in Des Moines - Local 5 - weareiowa.com

Apartment building for homeless planned in Des Moines  Local 5 - weareiowa.com

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A homeless shelter in downtown Des Moines is building a 24-unit, $4.3 million apartment building made out of shipping containers ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 11:02 pm


Here's when schools in Des Moines and surrounding districts start - Des Moines Register

Here's when schools in Des Moines and surrounding districts start  Des Moines Register

Summer is winding down, which means anticipation is growing about school being back in session. The good news for students: Many of the metro's schools will ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:00 pm


4,000-strong online gaming community remembers fallen moderator, victim of fatal motorcycle crash - Des Moines Register

4,000-strong online gaming community remembers fallen moderator, victim of fatal motorcycle crash  Des Moines Register

A 25-year-old Des Moines man will be remembered by not just friends and family, but also thousands online after he died in a fatal motorcycle crash Wednesday ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 10:11 pm


Robbery suspect on the run in Des Moines - Local 5 - weareiowa.com

Robbery suspect on the run in Des Moines  Local 5 - weareiowa.com

The Des Moines Police Department are asking for the public's assistance in identifying this man. They say he is responsible for robbing a bank on Wednesday.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:02 pm


Social Media Tip Leads to Arrest of Des Moines Bank Robbery Suspect - WHO TV Des Moines

Social Media Tip Leads to Arrest of Des Moines Bank Robbery Suspect  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa – Police are crediting a tip from social media for the arrest of a man wanted in connection with a Des Moines bank robbery. The Banker's ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


24-unit apartment building made of shipping containers will provide permanent housing for Des Moines' homeless - Des Moines Register

24-unit apartment building made of shipping containers will provide permanent housing for Des Moines' homeless  Des Moines Register

Central Iowa Shelter and Services will build a 24-unit apartment building on vacant land just south of the shelter.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Attorney, chamber of commerce member announces bid for West Des Moines City Council - Des Moines Register

Attorney, chamber of commerce member announces bid for West Des Moines City Council  Des Moines Register

Matt McKinney, an attorney, announced on Wednesday that he is running for the West Des Moines City Council at-large seat.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Roundabout cemetery in West Des Moines to become another regular roadside burial ground - Des Moines Register

Roundabout cemetery in West Des Moines to become another regular roadside burial ground  Des Moines Register

The small group of 19th-century graves that created a roundabout in the middle of a road in West Des Moines will soon become a roadside location thanks to ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Indoor gaming lounge Ricochet plans to move to downtown Des Moines - Des Moines Register

Indoor gaming lounge Ricochet plans to move to downtown Des Moines  Des Moines Register

Ricochet, an indoor gaming lounge with a focus on pingpong, will move across the river into a new downtown Des Moines location this fall.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


U.S. Rep. Steve King: If not for rape and incest, 'would there be any population left?' - Des Moines Register

U.S. Rep. Steve King: If not for rape and incest, 'would there be any population left?'  Des Moines Register

U.S. Rep. Steve King told the Westside Conservative Club on Wednesday that humanity might not exist if not for rape and incest. "What if we went back through ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Things to do in Des Moines - The Washington Post

Things to do in Des Moines  The Washington Post

Iowa's capital city, in the land of corn and caucuses, is on the move with an emerging food and cocktail scene.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Julián Castro: Cities like Des Moines should encourage more affordable housing, not less - Des Moines Register

Julián Castro: Cities like Des Moines should encourage more affordable housing, not less  Des Moines Register

Julián Castro, a Democratic candidate for president, said cities like Des Moines should provide more opportunities for affordable housing when updating their ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Mansion Monday: Grandiose home in West Des Moines selling for $1.32 million - Des Moines Register

Mansion Monday: Grandiose home in West Des Moines selling for $1.32 million  Des Moines Register

This West Des Moines home is one of the largest ever featured for Mansion Monday.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Adel motorcyclist dies after crash in downtown Des Moines - Des Moines Register

Adel motorcyclist dies after crash in downtown Des Moines  Des Moines Register

The motorcyclist involved in a serious crash Saturday in downtown Des Moines has died, police said Monday. Police and first-responders found Austin Goodrich ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


San Francisco real estate developer calls Des Moines his personal dream of a 'successful city' - Des Moines Register

San Francisco real estate developer calls Des Moines his personal dream of a 'successful city'  Des Moines Register

To longtime San Francisco real estate developer David Prowler, Des Moines seems to be a successful city, even if he's never visited.

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Des Moines' 12th annual Restaurant Week is coming up. Here's what you need to know - Des Moines Register

Des Moines' 12th annual Restaurant Week is coming up. Here's what you need to know  Des Moines Register

Des Moines Restaurant Week 2019 takes place Aug. 16-25 and diners can choose between two lunches or one 3-course dinner for $28 at over 40 eateries.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Police: Man, woman hospitalized in overnight shooting north of downtown Des Moines - Des Moines Register

Police: Man, woman hospitalized in overnight shooting north of downtown Des Moines  Des Moines Register

A man and woman have been hospitalized after they were shot early Monday morning in Des Moines, police said. Police were called to the scene of a shooting ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


A new pho restaurant in downtown Des Moines will have vegan pho and late-night options - Des Moines Register

A new pho restaurant in downtown Des Moines will have vegan pho and late-night options  Des Moines Register

A new pho restaurant in downtown is aiming to bring a unique twist to the Vietnamese cuisine scene in Des Moines by offering a vegan option and late-night ...

Published on 5 August 2019 | 7:00 am


20 years later, Des Moines man faces new sexual abuse charges after enticing two minors under age 13 - Des Moines Register

20 years later, Des Moines man faces new sexual abuse charges after enticing two minors under age 13  Des Moines Register

Loren Lewis, 39, is charged with second-degree sexual abuse, two counts of enticing away a minor and assault with intent for sexual abuse.

Published on 4 August 2019 | 7:00 am


'I will no longer build in Des Moines': Developers warn city's new building code will halt new home construction - Des Moines Register

'I will no longer build in Des Moines': Developers warn city's new building code will halt new home construction  Des Moines Register

Changes to Des Moines' zoning code intended to make it easier for developers to build in Iowa's capital city would instead halt construction of new single-family ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Police: 2 'exhausted' people pulled from Des Moines River after raft overturns downtown - Des Moines Register

Police: 2 'exhausted' people pulled from Des Moines River after raft overturns downtown  Des Moines Register

Two people were rescued from the Des Moines River Monday night after their raft overturned on a dam downtown, police said.

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Des Moines Neighborhood Revitalization Organization Now Up and Running - WHO TV Des Moines

Des Moines Neighborhood Revitalization Organization Now Up and Running  WHO TV Des Moines

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A new neighborhood revitalization organization made up of Des Moines and Polk County leaders met for the first time Thursday.

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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