39°FFairFull Forecast


  • DMACC announces fall president’s list

    Des Moines Area Community College President Rob Denson recently released the names of students eligible for the fall semester president’s list. To be ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:23 am
  • Cabin Fever Day set for Satruday

    Mark your calendars for Cabin Fever Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge. Enjoy games, crafts, movies and more. ...
    Feb. 14, 2017 - 11:02 am
  • DMACC fall semester graduation list includes local students

    Nearly 700 students graduated from the Fall Semester from Des Moines Area Community College’s Ankeny, Boone, Carroll, Newton, Urban and West Campuses ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:22 am
  • Fundraiser raises money for DMACC wastewater program

    The fifth annual Shrimp and Bingo Scholarship Fundraiser raised $18,007 for the Des Moines Area Community College Foundation to fund DMACC Water Envir ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:46 am
  • Eighth grade activity fair, orientation Monday

    Eighth grade Activity Fair & Orientation Night is Monday. The activity fair will be from 6 to 7 p.m. in the NHS Upper Gym. Orientation will be from 7 ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:21 am
  • Small groups rally at Planned Parenthoods in Iowa, Nebraska

    COUNCIL BLUFFS (AP) — About two dozen people showed up Saturday to protest outside of Council Bluffs’ Planned Parenthood clinic, carrying the same mes ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:19 am
  • Man pleads guilty to receiving child pornography

    CLARION — A Clarion man pleaded guilty in federal court to receiving child pornography.Jonathan Dean ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:19 am
  • Toledo residents unsure how to use former Iowa Juvenile Home

    TOLEDO (AP) — Residents of a central Iowa city are unsure what they want the state to do with a 27-acre former state juvenile home that Gov. Terry Bra ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:19 am
  • Police investigating deaths of woman, suspect in her slaying

    DES MOINES — Authorities are investigating the Des Moines slaying of a woman and the crash death of a male suspect.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:19 am
  • U of Iowa tightening tuition rules on out-of-state students

    IOWA CITY — The University of Iowa is tightening the rules for incoming out-of-state students seeking in-state residency after beginning their studies ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:20 am
  • Newton man arrested for threatening police

    A Newton man accused of threatening to shoot police was arrested after a domestic assault incident.J ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:49 am
  • Iowa aware of only handful of improper votes

    IOWA CITY — Iowa’s top elections official, who is pushing for a voter identification requirement that could make it harder for some to vote, has only ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • Day care worker arrested, after going to work drunk

    DES MOINES — A Grimes day care worker has been arrested after sheriff’s deputies say she showed up to work drunk. First Steps Child Care officials cal ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:18 am
  • Police injure gunman who took over convenience store

    WATERLOO — Waterloo Police shot and wounded a gunman who took over a convenience store over the weekend.
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:19 am
  • Adele wins top Grammys, but pays tribute to Beyonce

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — In an extraordinary moment between the music industry’s top female artists, Adele beat Beyonce for three of the top Grammy Awards — ...
    Feb. 13, 2017 - 10:18 am