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Report shows 16 impediments to freight in and out of Greater Des Moines

Sep 04, 2015 4:00pm

There are currently 16 known impediments in the freight network that hamper the transportation of

manufactured and harvested goods in and out of Greater Des Moines, a new report shows.


Dallas County Hospital CEO resigns

Updated: Sep 04, 2015 1:11pm

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Adel police officer John Sparling provides traffic control during a Highway 169 collision during a busy back-to-school day around 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 24. The collision caused damage to a civilian motorist's Dodge Intrepid and Dallas County Sheriff deputy Jody Davis' 2014 Dodge Charger patrol car.

Dallas County deputy to blame for Highway collision

Sep 03, 2015 7:00pm

Iowa State Patrol led the investigation of a two-car collision that occurred on Highway 169 on Monday, Aug. 24 just south of Adel around 2:15 p.m. Once on scene, the reason for ISP’s involvement...

Polk County prostitution sting location revealed

Aug 31, 2015 5:53pm

The Aug. 18 prostitution bust of 20 alleged suspects was in cooperation with Des Moines hotel, the Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, located at 4755 Merle Hay Road, according a press release...

Kids flag football, Adult slow-pitch softball, “LEGO Movie in the Square”

Aug 31, 2015 12:00pm

Grimes Farmers’ Market TONIGHT

Thursdays from 4-7pm at the Grimes Community Complex North Parking Lot. Free for the Public, $5 per vendor for a parking space. Last week over 200 people...

"River to River: Iowa’s Forgotten Highway 6" movie poster promoting the documentary's tour along U.S. Highway 6 planned for September.

‘Iowa’s Forgotten Highway 6’ and Dexter history star in upcoming film

Aug 29, 2015 9:00am

Emmy-nominated documentary filmmakers Kelly and Tammy Rundle spent two days in Adair, Dexter and Stuart filming a segment for their new documentary feature “River to River: Iowa’s Forgotten...

New Tiger sports website has potential for connecting Tiger team to its community if users play along. is live

Aug 28, 2015 4:00pm

After months of preparation, planning and consorting, the Adel-DeSoto-Minburn School District is ready to unveil its new and improved school website. The creators of, DigitalTown,...

Halloween Costume Drive and more at Grimes Public Library

Aug 28, 2015 9:00am

The Grimes Public Library is holding a Halloween Costume Drive. Bring in your new or gently used costumes by Friday, Oct. 23. For each costume you donate you will get a ticket for first pick of...

Jarrett Orman of Bouton and U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst show Orman's prize-winning steer Elvis at the annual Governor’s Charity Steer Show at the Iowa State Fair.

1,265-pound Elvis earns $6,000 for charity

Aug 27, 2015 3:00pm

A registered Hereford steer raised by Jarrett Orman of Bouton was one of 25 entries in the annual Governor’s Charity Steer Show at the Iowa State Fair.

Sponsored by the Iowa Hereford...

Nick Praska says he served four duties overseas: two in Quatar, one in Manas Kyrgyzstan and lastly in Afghanistan in 2002.

VA Commissioner Peil resigns

Aug 27, 2015 2:00pm

VA Commissioner Peil resigns

Plus… a Dallas County News exclusive Q&A with Nick Praska, new VA director

Longtime Dallas County Veterans Affairs Commissioner and secretary and Gulf...

Jill Caltrider Challenger 2015 West Central Valley School Board of Directors candidate for the Fifth Election District (Menlo)

Caltrider looks to unseat Harwood in WCV’s District 5 race

Aug 27, 2015 11:00am

West Central Valley School District is one of Dallas County’s most unique as far as district maps are concerned. The longtime rivalry between Dexfield School District (Redfield and Dexter) and...

Derek Petry, Woodward-Granger District 3 candidate running unopposed

District 1 seat left vacant in W-G Board election, Petry runs unopposed for District 3

Aug 27, 2015 9:00am

According to Bob Torrence at the Woodward-Granger School District Office, only two candidates threw in their hats vying for a seat on the Board of Directors this Fall — Jennifer Benbow will be...


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