Creighton Cox is with me, he's with the Home- builders Association and Ben Trannel is owner of Red House Remodeling and also chair of the tour this year. Thank you both for coming in.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 12:42 PM
"I remember doing this when I was a kid," Linda Clarksean said with a laugh as she walked up the steep ramp to the 84-year-old Tipsy House holding the hands of her 5- and 6-year-old grandsons. Battling the tug of gravity through the fun house of impossibly angled rooms, they arrived at the peaked roof for the view of Okoboji, a resort on the Iowa Great Lakes.
Star-Telegram.com, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 03:18 PM
Rain provides temporary relief for fall allergy sufferers, but Des Moines allergist, Dr. Jim Wille says it won't be long before symptoms including red, itchy, watery eyes, sneezing, and nasal congestion return. He says ragweed is the culprit- and if you're bothered by it, keep your windows closed- until cold weather kills it off.
WHO-AM Des Moines, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 11:33 AM
"If teachers said she wasn't meeting the goals then I would hold her back," said Des Moines mother Dana Norman. School administrator Susie Guest said this is the time of year when parents start calling -- all with the same question.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 05:24 PM
About two-thirds of Iowa schools now fail to meet new "No Child Left Behind" standards. New report released Tuesday morning shows just over 66-percent of schools missing their "Adequate Yearly Progress" or A-Y-P targets.
WHO-AM Des Moines, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 04:50 PM
As the "melting pot" metaphor for citizens in the U.S. suggests, 63 new U.S citizens from all over the world took the Oath of Allegiance at the Simon Estes Ampitheater downtown Tuesday. The ceremony solidified their official U.S. citizenship, warranting applause and many family pictures.
WHO-TV Des Moines, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 03:19 PM
The Trevose, Pa.-based retailer opened its newest store at the Hawthorne Plaza at 9250 University Ave. in Des Moines, Iowa, as part of its 85-unit expansion planned for this year. Approximately five more locations are planned within the next year in Iowa, depending on sites and the number of franchisees found to run them.
Business Journal, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 01:30 PM