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The Colts perform at the Celebration in Brass event in Waukee every year. They will perform at Waukee Stadium yet again this year on July 17. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

DCI Drumcore show returns to Waukee

Jun 30, 2016 9:00am

WAUKEE — Celebration in Brass will return to central Iowa on Sunday, July 17, 2016 at 7 p.m. at the Waukee High School Stadium. The premier drum and bugle corps competition event is expected to...

Stewart to run for County Supervisor

Updated: Jun 29, 2016 4:32pm

New discoveries about FluMist emerge

Updated: Jun 29, 2016 4:32pm

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Waukee completes traffic counts, including Grand Prairie Parkway

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

In the months of April and May the City of Waukee conducted traffic counts on several major roads, including Grand Prairie Parkway, which opened to the public with a new interchange to Interstate...

Kum & Go to open store in Kettlestone Developement

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

On Dec. 1, 2015 Grand Prairie Parkway opened to the public along with the brand new interchange onto Interstate 80 east and westbound, 15 years after planning for the Kettlestone Project between...

Dallas County Sheriff Report: June 8-15

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:45pm

June 14, 2016

Bonne Luellen of 421 3rd St., Minburn reported the theft of her Harley –Davidson 3 wheel, electric golf cart from her residence. Estimated value of the golf cart is $1000.00....

Waukee will see changes with garbage pickup times

Updated: Jun 15, 2016 4:46pm

The city of Waukee is in the process of changing its solid waste management service. The new service with ASI will be fully effective on Monday, June 27.

A long contract between the City of...

Many Hands for Haiti already has a store in Spencer, Iowa and will be opening a new store, the Many Hands Thrift Market in Grimes this summer. PHOTO SUBMITTED TO DCN

Many Hands Market to open in Grimes this summer

Jun 09, 2016 10:00am

In late summer of this year, a new thrift store will be opening in Grimes.

The 22,500 square foot building will make the Many Hands Thrift Market one of the largest — possibly the largest —...

Dallas County Sheriff’s Office hosts eighth annual car show, proceeds went to the Special Olympics of Iowa

Updated: Jun 09, 2016 12:00pm

More than 150 cars surrounded the Dallas County courthouse.

Dozens of people from around the state came to Adel and parked their lawn chairs around the courthouse on June 4 for the Eighth...

Applications being accepted for vacant Waukee City Council seat

Jun 08, 2016 4:07pm

The Waukee City Council now has a vacant seat and is accepting applications to fill it. Councilman Shane Blanchard announced on his Facebook page on May 24 that he would be resigning his spot on...

Recorder’s office will stop filing at noon on June 17

Updated: Jun 08, 2016 4:07pm

Chad Airhart, Dallas County Recorder, has announced that his office is migrating files into a new online software through Cott Systems. The Recorder’s office will have a cutoff time for recording...

Bryce Smith (left) is running for the Iowa House of Representatives for District 19 and hosted an ice cream social on Friday, June 3 in Waukee. Former Iowa Gov. and former First Lady Tom and Christie Vilsack were in attendance to endorse him. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Former Iowa Governor returns to support Smith for Iowa House

Updated: Jun 08, 2016 4:06pm

On Friday, June 3, Bryce Smith, who is running for the Iowa House of Representatives, held an ice cream social at the Waukee Community Center to welcome supporters and two special guests. Those...

Julia Helm won the Republican nomination for Dallas County Supervisor in the primaries on June 7. PHOTO BY CLINT COLE/DALLAS COUNTY NEWS

Hanson, Helm win Primaries in Dallas County

Updated: Jun 08, 2016 4:07pm

Mark Hanson has won the Republican nomination for Dallas County Supervisor for District 2 and Julia Helm has won the Republican nomination for Dallas County auditor.

There has not been a...

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