A new USA Today report ranks Iowa near the bottom when it comes to diversity in public schools, but Des Moines is an outlier. The report gives each state a "Diversity Index" ranking, scored 0 to 100, based on the chance two randomly chosen students at a public school would come from the same racial group.
WHO-TV Des Moines, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 12:58 PM
We're learning more about a police chase in Polk County. It all started near southeast 36th and Vandalia after a Polk County Deputy pulled over a red Chevy Blazer.
KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Nov 25 2014 @ 11:32 PM
Authorities say two men have been arrested after a car chase through Polk County that reached speeds of 100 mph. A Sheriff's deputy says the SUV driven by 28-year-old Brian Palm of Des Moines sped off on Tuesday after the deputy pulled him over for a traffic violation.
KWWL-TV Waterloo, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 09:38 AM
Pleasant Hill police, city officials and the Iowa Department of Public Safety announced three arrests in the Southeast Polk Schools threats case Friday. The teens were taken into custody and charged on Friday afternoon.
KCRG, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 10:26 PM
The potential 2016 candidate says the focus should be on eco-friendly ways of developing the nation's energy resources. "There's always going to be either cooling or warming going on," the potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate said in an interview this weekend in Des Moines, Iowa.
Bloomberg, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 08:54 AM
Cityview readers nominated their choices. Now you can help decide who Des Moines' Sexiest man and woman are on Friday, Dec. 5 We've learned from the last five years of Des Moines' Sexiest People candidates that sexy is more than just a description of one's appearance .
Cityview Online, Wed, Nov 26 2014 @ 06:02 AM