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Need somewhere warm to go? Here are shelters and warming centers in Des Moines

{:en}By Melody Mercado, Des Moines Register Central Iowans are bracing for dangerous, cold weather the rest of this week, with temperatures and wind chills well...

Jesse Gomez fulfills his dream of opening up a boxing academy that offers free classes to children in the community

{:en}By Stephen Elliott In the Quad-Cities’ boxing community, Jesse “Alien Boi” Gomez is well known, a familiar name and face among fighters, coaches and fans...

Mother motivated by son to lead heart healthier life

{:en}Jessica Ramos knew her gradual weight gain wasn’t good for her health. She was eating out, staying home more and not exercising. “I was feeling...

Samuel Vasquez: “Don’t worry about me; I’ve had a good life.”

{:en}Rest In Peace Mr. Samuel Vasquez - May 29, 1926-January 4, 2022 Perhaps you think you don't know Sam Vasquez; but if you think again,...

Mayor of Dixon Liandro Arellano Jr. has announced he is running for State Rep.

{:en}This past week Mayor of Dixon Liandro Arellano Jr. announced his run in the Republican primary for State Representative in the 74th district. It was...

Multimillion-dollar Downtown Rock Island streetscaping project moves forward

{:en}Rock Island City Council further demonstrated its commitment to Downtown revitalization on Monday when it voted to put $2.5 million in American Rescue Plan...

Jaime Camil will portray Vicente Fernández in Netflix series

{:en}The fans of Vicente Fernandez will be delighted to know that Netflix got the rights to transmit a series called The Idol of the...

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West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce to launch Latino Trade Network

{:en}The West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce (WDM Chamber) will launch the Latino Trade Network with a Happy Hour event at La Cuscatleca South...

Biden debuts $1 billion meatpacking competition plan

{:en}By Katie Akin, Iowa Capital Dispatch President Joe Biden unveiled plans Monday to allocate $1 billion in federal money to increasing competition in the meatpacking...

Swift Pork Co. accused of discouraging workers’ use of family medical leave

{:en}By Clark Kauffman, Iowa Capital Dispatch An Iowa man is suing Swift Pork Co., alleging it discourages workers from taking advantage of the federal Family...

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Jesse Gomez fulfills his dream of opening up a boxing academy that offers free classes to children in the community

{:en}By Stephen Elliott In the Quad-Cities’ boxing community, Jesse “Alien Boi” Gomez is well known, a familiar name and face among fighters, coaches and fans...

Mother motivated by son to lead heart healthier life

{:en}Jessica Ramos knew her gradual weight gain wasn’t good for her health. She was eating out, staying home more and not exercising. “I was feeling...

Samuel Vasquez: “Don’t worry about me; I’ve had a good life.”

{:en}Rest In Peace Mr. Samuel Vasquez - May 29, 1926-January 4, 2022 Perhaps you think you don't know Sam Vasquez; but if you think again,...

New commemorative park in Davenport will honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

{:en}The Friends of MLK, a Quad Cities non-profit, held a press conference on MLK Day to announce  plans for a new park in the...

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Jesse Gomez fulfills his dream of opening up a boxing academy that offers free classes to children in the community

{:en}By Stephen Elliott In the Quad-Cities’ boxing community, Jesse “Alien Boi” Gomez is well known, a familiar name and face among fighters, coaches and fans...

New commemorative park in Davenport will honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

{:en}The Friends of MLK, a Quad Cities non-profit, held a press conference on MLK Day to announce  plans for a new park in the...

MHS student, teacher chosen to visit historic Pearl Harbor sites

{:en}By Susanna Meyer, Times Republican Marshalltown High School (MHS) student Leticia Herrera wasn’t always a history buff, but when she got the chance to apply...

Jesse Gomez fulfills his dream of opening up a boxing academy that offers free classes to children in the community

{:en}By Stephen Elliott In the Quad-Cities’ boxing community, Jesse “Alien Boi” Gomez is well known, a familiar name and face among fighters, coaches and fans...

Tijuana Trilogy: UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno puts title on the line against Deiveson Figueiredo at UFC 270 next weekend in Anaheim

{:en}A good trilogy can take years to complete in mixed martial arts. For current UFC flyweight champion Brandon Moreno (19-5-2), he will complete his...

A unique wetland in northwest Iowa was turned into farmland. A conservation easement is reviving it.

{:en}By Katie Peikes Iowa Public Radio A unique wetland in northwest Iowa was once drained, then heavily farmed for 70 years. Now, it’s showing early...

Iowa Cubs to be sold to California-based sports-entertainment firm Endeavor

{:en}By Tommy Birch, Des Moines Register For the first time in over two decades, the Iowa Cubs owners' suite at Principal Park will have new...

Huracan Ramirez Jr, Mil Muertes and many other Luchadores will perform in Davenport this Saturday night

{:en}Fans of Lucha Libre, get ready for a special treat. GALLI Lucha Libre is coming to the RiverCenter in Davenport, IA on Saturday, December...
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{:en}By Clark Kauffman, Iowa Capital Dispatch An Iowa man is suing Swift Pork Co., alleging it discourages workers from taking advantage of the federal Family...

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DeJear: ‘We are on fire’ despite low 2021 fundraising

{:en}By Katie Akin, Iowa Capital Dispatch In the wake of weak fundraising numbers this week, gubernatorial candidate Deidre DeJear rallied with party leaders in Des...

Why is the GOP demonizing teachers as ‘sinister’ and pushing pedophilia?

{:en}By Kathie Obradovich, Iowa Capital Dispatch Gov. Kim Reynolds took time in her Condition of the State message to accuse Iowa teachers and school administrators...

Refugee and immigrant organizations earn funding to address Iowa’s workforce shortage

{:en}By Kassidy Arena, Iowa Public Radio Two organizations that serve immigrants and refugees in Iowa are starting programs to help address the worker shortage...

Iowa governor race 2022: Incumbent Reynolds raises 13 times more than leading Democrat

{:en}By Katie Akin, Iowa Capital Dispatch Incumbent Gov. Kim Reynolds raised 13 times more than her leading Democratic competitor in 2021. Reynolds raised nearly $3.8 million...

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Samuel Vasquez: “Don’t worry about me; I’ve had a good life.”

{:en}Rest In Peace Mr. Samuel Vasquez - May 29, 1926-January 4, 2022 Perhaps you think you don't know Sam Vasquez; but if you think again,...

Luz Flores-Maciel is pursuing her dream of a college education thanks in part to the Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship

{:en}A college education is important, but at times it can feel unattainable for many due to the high cost. This is why many students...

From Ecuador to Iowa, Maria Corona has a global vision for addressing violence and the inequities that fuel it

{:en}By Andrea May Sahouri, Des Moines Register Maria B. Corona remembers the protests outside her family's apartment in Quito, Ecuador, in the late 1990s when...

Jaime Camil will portray Vicente Fernández in Netflix series

{:en}The fans of Vicente Fernandez will be delighted to know that Netflix got the rights to transmit a series called The Idol of the...

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West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce to launch Latino Trade Network

{:en}The West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce (WDM Chamber) will launch the Latino Trade Network with a Happy Hour event at La Cuscatleca South...

Biden debuts $1 billion meatpacking competition plan

{:en}By Katie Akin, Iowa Capital Dispatch President Joe Biden unveiled plans Monday to allocate $1 billion in federal money to increasing competition in the meatpacking...

Swift Pork Co. accused of discouraging workers’ use of family medical leave

{:en}By Clark Kauffman, Iowa Capital Dispatch An Iowa man is suing Swift Pork Co., alleging it discourages workers from taking advantage of the federal Family...

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Refugee and immigrant organizations earn funding to address Iowa’s workforce shortage

{:en}By Kassidy Arena, Iowa Public Radio Two organizations that serve immigrants and refugees in Iowa are starting programs to help address the worker shortage...

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{:en}Iowa Capital Dispatch Free press advocates called Wednesday for Iowa Senate Republicans to reverse their decision to bar journalists from the floor of the chamber. “When...

Jesse Gomez fulfills his dream of opening up a boxing academy that offers free classes to children in the community

{:en}By Stephen Elliott In the Quad-Cities’ boxing community, Jesse “Alien Boi” Gomez is well known, a familiar name and face among fighters, coaches and fans...

Mother motivated by son to lead heart healthier life

{:en}Jessica Ramos knew her gradual weight gain wasn’t good for her health. She was eating out, staying home more and not exercising. “I was feeling...

Samuel Vasquez: “Don’t worry about me; I’ve had a good life.”

{:en}Rest In Peace Mr. Samuel Vasquez - May 29, 1926-January 4, 2022 Perhaps you think you don't know Sam Vasquez; but if you think again,...

Mayor of Dixon Liandro Arellano Jr. has announced he is running for State Rep.

{:en}This past week Mayor of Dixon Liandro Arellano Jr. announced his run in the Republican primary for State Representative in the 74th district. It was...

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Jesse Gomez fulfills his dream of opening up a boxing academy that offers free classes to children in the community

{:en}By Stephen Elliott In the Quad-Cities’ boxing community, Jesse “Alien Boi” Gomez is well known, a familiar name and face among fighters, coaches and fans...

Luz Flores-Maciel is pursuing her dream of a college education thanks in part to the Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship

{:en}A college education is important, but at times it can feel unattainable for many due to the high cost. This is why many students...

Mother motivated by son to lead heart healthier life

{:en}Jessica Ramos knew her gradual weight gain wasn’t good for her health. She was eating out, staying home more and not exercising. “I was feeling...

Samuel Vasquez: “Don’t worry about me; I’ve had a good life.”

{:en}Rest In Peace Mr. Samuel Vasquez - May 29, 1926-January 4, 2022 Perhaps you think you don't know Sam Vasquez; but if you think again,...
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