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Posted May 17, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

Historic Valley Junction Hosts Annual Arts Festival

Historic Valley Junction will hold its annual Arts Festival on Sunday, May 19th from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Many Iowa and regional artists and craftspeople will have their booths [...]

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Posted May 03, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

2019 EHS Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees

Question: What do a successful Des Moines business owner, a Danish Knight, a beloved East High secretary, an award-winning sports columnist, and an educator & coach have in common? Answer: [...]

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Posted April 18, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

Public is Invited to Annual Downtown Earth Day Tour Saturday, April 20

Celebrate Earth Day on Saturday, April 20, at the seventh annual Downtown Earth Day Tour, a collaboration between the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, the Science Center of Iowa (SCI), [...]

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Posted April 08, 2019in Just Released, Uncategorized

Ankeny triathletes

Below are the results for the Ankeny triathletes at National Championships the past several years. Some of these athletes are looking to win a national championship again this year. Once [...]

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Posted March 26, 2019in Uncategorized

The Culture Buzz

Greetings, Cultural Catalysts: There is a diverse and appealing array of cultural indulgences awaiting the Cultural Adventurer in Central Iowa. Leave the personal devices behind and savor the rich offerings [...]

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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Posted May 31, 2018in Uncategorized


The West Des Moines Historical Society and the United States District Court, Southern District of Iowa, will be celebrating the Naturalization of approximately 66 new American citizens, representing 23 countries, [...]

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Posted April 27, 2018in Uncategorized

Podcast #1 – Test

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Posted April 04, 2018in Feature 2, Uncategorized

It’s a celebration! Iowa Cubs, 50 years

50 seasons of Triple-A baseball This season marks a milestone in Iowa baseball history. The Iowa Cubs home opener on Thursday, April 5 celebrates 50 seasons of Triple-A baseball in Des Moines. The team started as [...]

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