This tank was used for training by the Iowa Army National Guard from 1947-1957 and went into display at Camp Dodge in 1958 at the East overlook. 2012 it was taken down to be refurbished for display in its new location by the Museum.
KCRG, Sun, Jan 25 2015 @ 01:34 AM
Shirley Phelps-Roper and five other members of the Westboro Baptist Church protested outside the Iowa Capitol Monday. She said they believe America's acceptance of homosexuality, abortion and activities they believe offend God will doom the nation.
KCRG, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 08:11 PM
The controversial Westboro Baptist Church scheduled two protests in Des Moines on Monday, but only showed up for one. That didn't stop Iowans from rallying against the group.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 07:54 PM
The controversial Westboro Baptist Church scheduled two protests in Des Moines today...but only showed up for one. Although that didn't stop Iowans from rallying against the group.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 07:53 PM
More than 1,000 origami cranes are now hanging in one Des Moines middle school's cafeteria. The project started in the fall at Meredith Middle School, but it continued this winter because of popular demand.
WHO-TV, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 07:42 PM
A former U.S. Army prosecutor who handled sexual-assault cases has been found guilty on rape charges following a six-day court-martial at Fort Bragg. The Army issued a five-sentence statement Monday saying Maj.
The Washington Post, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 07:20 PM
"#ItsOurLegacy" tweeted from the statehouse Monday as hunters, conservationists and nature advocates lobbied their state lawmakers during "Conservation Day" at the capitol. Schmitz says, if lawmakers can consider hiking the state fuel tax for infrastructure funding this year, they can also consider raising the state sales tax for conservation efforts.
WHO-AM Des Moines, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 05:21 PM
The University of Iowa today announced plans to partner with AIB College of Business in Des Moines to open a second campus on the west side of the state. AIB's transition to becoming the new UI-Des Moines campus will take at least a year, officials said Monday during a news conference on the AIB campus.
KCRG, Mon, Jan 26 2015 @ 04:52 PM