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Iowa is Crawling With Bed Bugs, 3 Cities Among Most Infested
Bed bugs are small, wingless insects that feed on human blood, causing itchy welts and rashes. Although they don’t transmit diseases, eliminating them from a home or building can be challenging. Bed bugs hide in cracks and crevices of mattresses, furniture, bedding, and clothing, and can travel through luggage, secondhand items, or human contact.
Two dead in apparent murder-suicide across from Polk County Jail
Two men were found dead north of Des Moines on Friday morning in what police believe to be a murder-suicide. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to 5153 N.E. 17th St. at about 6:43 a.m. Friday regarding a person who was shot, said Capt. Ryan Evans, spokesperson. Two men were found dead at...
24 cats on long road to recovery after being rescued from Des Moines home
DES MOINES, Iowa (KCRG) - The Animal Rescue League of Iowa helped police remove 24 cats from filthy living conditions at a Des Moines home. In a press release, staff with the ARL said when they entered the home they found cats everywhere and the floors were covered in feces and garbage.
3 new brunches with tres leches pancakes or frittatas to try in Des Moines right now
In 1978, an article in the Des Moines Tribune touted the brunches at Mattie’s at 1238 Eighth St. in West Des Moines (now Gilroy’s). Diners ordered omelets with crab meat or mushrooms and cheese as wells as poached eggs served Florentine, Hussarde or Benedict style. Mortensen’s at 509...
Puppies in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Des Moines, IA?
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to des moines..
Where to find a Lenten fish fry in the Des Moines area
DES MOINES, Iowa — The Lenten season has returned in central Iowa, and with it, traditional Friday fish fries hosted by local Catholic parishes. The Diocese of Des Moines has dozens of parishes across central Iowa hosting fish fries throughout the season. See below for a list of fish fries happening on Feb. 23.
Savor the Flavor: Top 5 Must-Visit Mexican Restaurants in Des Moines
In this article, we explore five top-notch Mexican restaurants in Des Moines. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please leave your comments below:
B&B Grocery, Meat & Deli vandalized overnight
DES MOINES, Iowa — Staff at B&B Grocery, Meat & Deli in Des Moines were greeted with an unpleasant sight Thursday morning: graffiti covering the front of their store. "It's just disheartening," said owner Joe Brooks. B&B has been around for 102 years now, after Brooks' grandfather opened it...
Is This Really The Best Steakhouse In All Of Iowa?!
There are a lot of great restaurants in Iowa but this one has been labeled the “Best Steakhouse” in all of Iowa. What do you think?. There was a time when just about every big city and small town in Iowa had a local steakhouse or restaurant where you could get a good steak dinner.
Water damage threatens funding for special needs animal shelter
DES MOINES, Iowa — A shelter for special needs animals is scrambling to cover their expenses after water damage shut down a major source of the nonprofit's funding on Thursday. Animal Lifeline of Iowa is a no-kill shelter for animals with special needs. Around a third of the organization's...
Bomb threat emailed to several Des Moines high schools, police deem threat noncredible
The Des Moines Police Department and school officials are investigating threats that were made to Des Moines schools on Thursday morning ― the latest in a spate of such cases since the fatal shootings Jan. 4 at Perry High School. Several Des Moines Public School employees at several different...
Iowa Is Home To One Of America’s Hardest Working Cities
Iowa is home to plenty of hardworking citizens who get up every day and try to accomplish their working goals. Whether that goal is to finish a project, build new roads, plow fields by a certain time, feed the animals on the farm, heal the sick, etc. Hundreds of thousands of Iowans wake up, go to work every day, and do whatever they can to provide for their family/themselves.
Polk County Attorney Kimberly Graham marks one year on job
DES MOINES, Iowa — Polk County's top prosecutor is entering her second year on the job. KCCI's Jodi Long sat down with Polk County Attorney Kimberly Graham in a one-on-one interview. Kimberly Graham responds to the shift in leadership to the Polk County Attorney's Office. She was elected in...
A new Amtrak route may go straight through Des Moines
Could Des Moines get Amtrak service? A study with potential new routes shows one passing through the capital city. The Federal Railroad Administration has been touring the country presenting options from its newest long-distance rail study and multiple possible new routes to revive prior service or launch new hubs for Amtrak trains. What...
Des Moines finds $3.5 million for bus services. DART says it's not enough to avoid cuts
Des Moines says it's found additional funding to help the public transit system avoid drastic cuts, though Des Moines Area Regional Transit leaders say it's not enough to keep service the way it is. The city is considering allocating an additional $1.5 million from its general fund in fiscal year...
Des Moines weather forecast: Warm weekend ahead
Get ready for a sizzling end to February in Des Moines! With a record-breaking warm month, the weekend forecast promises more heat, defying average temperatures. Expect the mercury to soar into the 50s and 60s, making this winter potentially the warmest on record. Don't miss the full weather update!
Des Moines' top-ranking cops to get raises
Sergeants, lieutenants and captains represented by the Des Moines Police Gold Braid Organization (GBO) will receive a 4% raise in July under an agreement approved this week by City Council.Why it matters: Metro agencies have struggled to recruit officers in recent years.Details: The agreement with the GBO covers 76 employees and runs through the fiscal year that ends in June 2025.It will cost the city an estimated $220,000 more in salaries and about $81,000 in other benefits that include more sick leave accrual.Of note: DSM has agreements with eight union groups that represent city employees.Police and fire contracts expire in June, with others expiring in 2025 or 2026.A contract with the DSM Police Bargaining Unit (PBU), a separate union that represents hundreds of other police employees, is anticipated to go before the council March 4.
Celebrate Black History Month at these Black-owned restaurants in the Des Moines metro
In honor of Black History Month, get a taste of the culture and try these Black-owned restaurants in Des Moines. All listed restaurants are locally owned and operated by Black residents of the Des Moines metro. A Taste of Africa View this post on Instagram ...
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Bondurant as of 2024-02-22. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.270, a week ago the price is $3.278 , according to AAA.
$2.99 margaritas? Yes, please! Celebrate National Margarita Day with these Des Moines deals
On Thursdays we drink margaritas, or at least when National Margarita Day falls on Thursday. And there’s only one way to celebrate. However you prefer your tequila-based cocktail, restaurants across the Des Moines metro are getting in on the fun with specials that will allow you to celebrate without sweating over the bill.