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Posted August 13, 2018in Just Released

SHADE TREE AUTO, LLC. WINS GOLD FOR SMALL RETAIL COMPANY OF THE YEAR IN 2018 INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARDS

Winners to Be Celebrated at Gala Event on 20 October in London, England GRIMES, IOWA – 13 August 2018 – Shade Tree Auto has been named the winner of the Gold Stevie® Award in the Company of the Year – Retail – Small category in the 15th Annual International Business

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Posted August 09, 2018in Just Released

KCCI’s Scott Reister named Sports Director

Des Moines, August 9, 2018 – KCCI announced today that weekend anchor Scott Reister is being promoted to KCCI sports director. Reister has served in his current role for nine years. In addition to the college athletes of the Big 12 and Big 10 at Iowa State and the University

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Posted August 07, 2018in Just Released

Iowa’s Latino Festival to celebrate “Sabores de Iowa”

DES MOINES, IA – Iowa’s Latino Heritage Festival will celebrate the varied flavors of the Latino community through music, food, dance, art, culture and much more. “Sabores de Iowa” is the theme for this year’s event and celebrates the Latino community’s varied history and culture with Latinos coming to Iowa

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Posted July 31, 2018in Just Released

Koester Named Waukee’s New Public Works Director/City Engineer

Waukee, Iowa — The City of Waukee is announcing that Rudy Koester will soon be promoted to the position of Public Works Director/City Engineer. Waukee’s long-time Public Works Director John Gibson will retire at the end of September, and Koester will step into this leadership role on October 1. He

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Posted July 23, 2018in Just Released

Former Chicago frontman Peter Cetera performs at Iowa State Fair

By Jackie Wilson Singer, guitarist and former Chicago band member, Peter Cetera, had just finished a bike ride in his hometown of Idaho, when he took the time to speak with CITYVIEW about his upcoming concert at the Iowa State Fair on Aug. 18. As a former Chicago frontman with

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Posted July 13, 2018in Just Released

LONGTIME DMPS EDUCATOR TO LEAD NEW MONTESSORI SCHOOL

DES MOINES, IA (July 12, 2018) – A longtime school leader who has dedicated her career to educating Des Moines Public Schools students will become the principal of the district’s newest Montessori school. Renita Lord, current principal of Garton Elementary School, will take the helm as principal of Northeast Montessori

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Posted July 13, 2018in Just Released

Urbandale’s 2018 Mid-Year Building Report Details Strong Commercial and Residential Investment

Urbandale, Iowa – The City of Urbandale’s Community Development Department issued a total of 483 building permits in the first six months of 2018, with a total valuation of $67 million. This is the highest total mid-year valuation since 2004. Of the building permits issued from January through June 2018

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Posted July 13, 2018in Just Released

Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs awards $2 million in grants – Funding supports art, culture and historic preservation across Iowa

DES MOINES – A robot helps cancer patients take virtual tours of an art museum. Communal dinners serve guests a taste of history. A restored courthouse clock tower will keep on ticking for another 100 years. These are just three of more than 200 statewide projects that received more than

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Posted July 11, 2018in Just Released

Prairie Meadows Donates More Than $5 Million through Grant Programs – Community Betterment and Legacy Grants Create a Lasting Impact on Central Iowa

July 11 – Altoona, IA. Prairie Meadows has given a record amount in charitable donations to the community this year. As a nonprofit organization, Prairie Meadows strives to promote economic development, jobs, agriculture, and tourism in the state of Iowa. To continue their dedication to this goal, they awarded more

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Posted July 11, 2018in Just Released

IOWA WILD ANNOUNCES FULL 2018-19 SCHEDULE

DES MOINES, IOWA – Iowa Wild and the American Hockey League announced today the complete 2018-19 schedule. For the fifth time in six seasons, Iowa will open the season at home, as the team hosts Manitoba Moose on Oct. 5 and Oct. 7 for opening weekend. The Wild then faces

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