DES MOINES, Iowa-Marilynn Wadden, a retired elementary school teacher, was smiling as she settled into her seat at a Democratic field office here and began making calls for Senate candidate Bruce Braley. "We love this," Wadden says of the computer system that is doing the dialing for her.
National Journal, Sun, Oct 19 2014 @ 08:43 PM
A dog who wandered into a muddy pond was saved by compassionate teens in Des Moines, Iowa, who jumped into action when they saw him in distress on Thursday, reported Saturday's 13 WHO TV News. The teens, who were part of a gym class at Bergman Academy, were jogging around Greenwood Pond when they came upon two dogs - one who was trapped in the sticky mud of the drained pond, and another, who was standing nearby, helplessly watching.
Examiner.com, Sat, Oct 18 2014 @ 01:57 PM