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Posted January 18, 2019in Just Released

Saylorville Lake Dam Road Closed Due to Winter Weather

Due to the forecasted winter weather and potential for hazardous driving conditions, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Saylorville Lake will close the Saylorville Lake Dam Road and NW 78th Ave at 5 pm Friday, January 18, 2019. The road will re-open on Saturday, January 19, 2019 once snow

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Posted January 17, 2019in Just Released

Waukee: Snow Emergency Parking Ban Declared

Waukee, Iowa — The City of Waukee is declaring that a Snow Emergency Parking Ban will go into effect in Waukee on Friday, Jan. 18 at 3 p.m.This parking ban will remain in effect until Sunday, Jan. 20 at 12 p.m. The parking ban applies to all streets in Waukee

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Posted January 17, 2019in Just Released

Saylorville Lake: Ice Warning

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Saylorville Lake are warning visitors to stay off the ice. Recent warm and cold weather, along with rain and snow decrease the stability of ice conditions. Ice on reservoirs is extra dangerous due to the water constantly moving beneath the ice’s surface. Also,

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Posted December 14, 2018in Just Released, Uncategorized

Hy-Vee Acquires 22 Shopko Pharmacies in 17 Cities: Patient Files Will Merge Into Existing Hy-Vee Pharmacy Locations

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (Dec. 14, 2018) — Hy-Vee, Inc. announced today that it has acquired the business of 22 Shopko pharmacies in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wisconsin. Shopko patient files will merge into existing Hy-Vee Pharmacy locations in the 17 cities where the acquisitions have taken

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Posted December 14, 2018in Just Released, Uncategorized

Giving away 500 hams

By Submitted WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (Dec. 14, 2018) — As part of its second annual Hy-Vee Hams for the Holidays campaign, Des Moines-area Hy-Vee employees and local first responders will distribute 500 Hormel® Cure 81® hams on Monday, Dec. 17, to benefit families in need this holiday season. Hams

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Posted December 14, 2018in Just Released

Waukee’s Trailside Dog Park to Open in Early 2019

By Submitted Waukee, Iowa—Construction of Waukee’s first dog park is nearing completion. The Waukee Parks & Recreation Department will open the park to the public in early 2019, as soon as weather allows. The four-acre Trailside Dog Park is located at 590 SE Brick Drive in Waukee directly south of

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Posted December 04, 2018in Just Released

New Year’s Eve Pops: From West Side Story to Wicked

DES MOINES – The Des Moines Symphony continues its 81st Season with New Year’s Eve Pops: From West Side Story to Wicked at 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, 2018 at the Des Moines Civic Center (221 Walnut St., Des Moines). The hottest ticket in town is the Des Moines Symphony’s

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Posted November 29, 2018in Just Released

Special Olympics Iowa hosts West Des Moines Polar Plunge at Raccoon River Park Dec. 2

Grimes, IA – Bring on the cold! The West Des Moines Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics Iowa is set for Sunday, December 2nd at Raccoon River Park in West Des Moines. The Polar Plunge is a unique opportunity for individuals, organizations and businesses to support Special Olympics Iowa athletes

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Posted November 21, 2018in Just Released

Midwest Family Lending receives 2018 Business of the Year

URBANDALE, IA – The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce named Midwest Family Lending as the 2018 Business of the Year for their economic impact to the Urbandale community and monthly monetary contributions to local non-profits and volunteer support for local initiatives. “Midwest Family Lending selects one non-profit each month to contribute

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Posted November 16, 2018in Just Released

Des Moines Art Center announces successful completion of project with funds from Bravo Greater Des Moines 2018 Capital Campaign and Project Grant

DES MOINES, IA (November 2018) The Des Moines Art Center is pleased to announce the successful completion of the replacement of the John Brady Print Gallery east wall on Friday, Nov. 2. This project was made possible in part through a $27,000 Capital Campaign and Project Grant (CCPG) from Bravo

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