Tornado formed in Urbandale too fast for advance warning from National Weather Service

Forecasters warned of severe thunderstorms, but a tornado that formed from a storm in Urbandale outran their ability to get ...

Forecasters warned of severe thunderstorms, but a tornado that formed from a storm in Urbandale outran their ability to get ...

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EF1 tornado confirmed to hit Des Moines, Urbandale, Windsor Heights. See the path it took:

The tornado that hit the Des Moines metro on Monday evening has been classified as an EF1 by the National Weather Service.

The tornado that hit the Des Moines metro on Monday evening has been classified as an EF1 by the National Weather Service.

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What could the Hy-Vee IndyCar doubleheader look like in future years?

NEWTON — After Hy-Vee and IndyCar announced a new sponsorship deal last week, the series said it hopes to keep racing twice ...

NEWTON — After Hy-Vee and IndyCar announced a new sponsorship deal last week, the series said it hopes to keep racing twice ...

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Historic front page from the Des Moines Register, July 24, 1933: Bonnie and Clyde get away

As the Des Moines Register marks its 175th year, today's historic front page is from July 24, 1933: Bonnie and Clyde escape ...

As the Des Moines Register marks its 175th year, today's historic front page is from July 24, 1933: Bonnie and Clyde escape ...

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Retro KCCI: Concept cars of '93 debuted at the Des Moines Auto Show

Des Moines Auto Show made four-wheeled history. New production and concept cars were on display, like the Geo Metro, Infiniti Q45, Mazda Millenia, and the Ford Aspire.

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Things to do in Des Moines this weekend: Celebrating Latin art, car show, concerts, disc golf and more

Check out these events and activities happening across the metro, July 5-7.

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The readers have spoken. Here's where to find the best fries in the Des Moines metro

and readers came through with everything from fancy truffle fries at Oak Park on Ingersoll Avenue and shoestring fries at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in West Des Moines to the thin fries at local ...

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'It's got some character,' Despite repave, Iowa Speedway maintains storied bumps for NASCAR

Fans driving to the NASCAR races at Iowa Speedway may know the feeling of hitting potholes and having their car jostled from ...

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IndyCar at Iowa Speedway: What do IndyCar spotters do?

Iowa Speedway is one of the fastest and most physically demanding tracks on the IndyCar schedule. At 7/8 mile, drivers turn ...

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Speeds, grip up as IndyCar drivers take Iowa Speedway for the first time Friday

NASCAR, which owns the track, partially repaved all four corners in May ahead of the first NASCAR Cup Series race at Iowa ...

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West Des Moines woman pleads not guilty to animal neglect charges

GREGG HAD BEEN EVICTED AND ADMITTED TO POLICE THAT SHE LEFT THEM A TRAIL. THE TRIA West Des Moines police and animal control were performing a welfare check at an apartment due to a "foul odor ...

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Driver involved in West Des Moines crash that injured 9 cited for improper use of lanes

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (KWWL) -- A driver of a van involved in a West Des Moines crash that injured nine people last week has been cited. On June 19, the driver of a daycare van left its lane and ...

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Girl hurt in West Des Moines crash involving daycare van and semi shares her experience

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (KCCI) - One of the kids involved in a crash between a daycare van and a semi in West Des Moines on Wednesday is sharing her perspective on what happened. First responders ...

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Popular Des Moines ice cream shop to open second location

BLACK CAT ICE CREAM IN DES MOINES ANNOUNCED IT WILL BE ADDING A SECOND LOCATION THIS ONE IN VALLEY JUNCTION IN WEST DES MOINES. BLACK CAT OPENED THIS LOCATION ON COTTAGE GROVE AVENUE IN DES MOINES.

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Day care van slams into semi head on in Des Moines; 7 children, 2 adults hospitalized

The West Des Moines Police Department reported the catastrophic two-vehicle wreck took place just before 2 p.m. near EP True Parkway. Police Sgt. Adam Porath told USA TODAY the day care van was ...

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Grimaldi's Pizzeria now has a second location in West Des Moines

A second location for coal-fired pizza from Brooklyn opened in the Des Moines metro on Friday. Grimaldi’s Pizzeria debuted at West Glen Town Center in the former Club Envy space. Zach Baldwin ...

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Best Internet Providers in West Des Moines, Iowa

Covering almost 98% of households in West Des Moines, according to the latest data from the Federal Communications Commission, Mediacom has the widest coverage and some of the best broadband ...

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Best High Schools in the Des Moines, IA Area

Looking for high schools in the Des Moines, Iowa, area? The Des Moines area ranking contains schools from West Des Moines and the city itself. For personalized and effective admissions consulting ...

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Des Moines, IA

In Des Moines and other offices across the country, the IRC helps them to rebuild their lives. Who are refugees? Refugees are people fleeing violence and persecution—in Democratic Republic of Congo, ...

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Jackson prepares for Des Moines River to crest on Wednesday

A lot of dirt is being moved along the banks of the Des Moines River in Jackson ... As waters rise in Jackson on the west fork of the river, work continues to protect homes and businesses in ...

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Best Hotels in Des Moines, IA for 2024

Press the question mark key to get the keyboard shortcuts for changing dates. Des Moines $25 $500+ Discover the best hotel for you: Free Wi-Fi For many travelers, Des Moines may register more as a ...

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Des Moines, IA

Des Moines is a major center for the insurance industry and maintains a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city is the headquarters for the Principal Financial Group ...

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