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Rick Perry Stops In West Des Moines
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 19:15:04 -0700

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Former Texas Governor Rick Perry returned to Iowa Thursday with a stop in West Des Moines. Perry spoke as part of the Dallas County GOP speaker series. “We can send a powerful message not only is America going to be back leading the world economically, freedom is going to be on the march led by the United States and her allies. We`re just a few good decisions and a change ...

Car Theft Suspect Arrested Following Chase
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 10:26:15 -0700

DES MOINES, Iowa — Dallas County authorities say a Grimes man escaped the custody of a Woodward police officer only to end up in custody in Des Moines Thursday night. 28 year old Anthony McGilvrey of Grimes was pulled over by Woodward Police shortly after 6 PM Thursday for driving while barred. An officer placed him in handcuffs and put him in the back of a squad car. It turns out McGilvrey’s ...

Upsets Begin as #14 UAB Defeats #3 Iowa State
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 13:51:06 -0700

Louisville, Kentucky – (WHNT) Former Dallas County High School star William Lee scored the final four points to lead his Blazers past Iowa State in the NCAA Tournament. It’s just the 19th time in Tournament history a 14 seed won in the round of 64. Iowa State entered the field ranked as the 9th overall […]

Census estimates show rapid growth in Des Moines metro area
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:26:33 -0700

The latest U.S. Census estimates show the Des Moines metro area is growing quickly while most Iowa counties have declining populations.

Rick Perry Speaking at Dallas County GOP Event
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 04:00:13 -0700

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — A Republican considering a run for the White House is making a stop in central Iowa Thursday. Former Texas governor Rick Perry is the guest for the Dallas County GOP’s Spring Speaker series. Organizers say it gives voters a chance to meet Perry and hear his vision for America. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for the event at the West Des Moines Marriott. Tickets are $30 at the ...

Waterloo-Cedar Falls metro area sees population growth
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 03:00:00 -0700

WATERLOO| The population in Black Hawk County and the Waterloo-Cedar Falls metro area is on the rise, according to estimates from the United States Census Bureau, a trend mirrored by recent economic data in the Cedar Valley.

New numbers show big jump in Metro Des Moines population
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 09:28:46 -0700

The majority of Iowa counties saw declines.

Chris Christie in Iowa for local GOP event
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 17:35:22 -0700

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is scheduled to be back in Iowa Monday as the first headline speaker of the Dallas County GOP's Spring Speaker Series. Mr. Christie also spoke at GOP Rep. Steve King's "Iowa Freedom Summit" last month. He was running near the back ...

Hugo Selenski: Through the years
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 17:31:18 -0700

1973 n Aug. 1: Hugo Marcus Selenski is born in Sioux City, Iowa, to Robert and Ruth Friend, who divorce before he is 5. 1991 n June: Selenski graduates Dallas High School second-to-last in his class of 153. Classmates vote him “most likely to be in detent

Vehicular Homicide Charge Filed After Adel Woman Killed in Crash
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 14:40:45 -0700

ADEL, Iowa — A Dexter man is charged with vehicular homicide after officials say he crashed into another car, killing a woman over the weekend. Thirty-eight-year-old Justin Krutsinger is being held in the Dallas County Jail on a bond of $25,000. He is also charged with OWI. A spokesman with the Iowa State Patrol says […]