Betts’ Memorial Boardwalk new name for Redondo Boardwalk; police get raise

Betts’ Memorial Boardwalk new name for Redondo Boardwalk; police get raise

By Jack Mayne The Des Moines City Council unanimously approved renaming the Redondo Beach Seawall and Boardwalk Trail to Betts Memorial Boardwalk, along with approving a new police contract for the first... [Read more]

Des Moines Police, Chief Ken Thomas recognized at WASPC 2019 conference

Des Moines Police, Chief Ken Thomas recognized at WASPC 2019 conference

The Des Moines Police Department and Police Chief Ken Thomas received recognition at the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs (WASPC) 2019 conference. Chief Thomas has served as the President... [Read more]

Enjoy ‘Otterpops with the Cops’ on the Redondo Boardwalk on Thurs., June 20

Enjoy ‘Otterpops with the Cops’ on the Redondo Boardwalk on Thurs., June 20

Join the Des Moines Police Department for ‘Otterpops with the COPS’ on Thursday, June 20 on the Redondo Boardwalk, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. “Stop by grab an otter pop and discuss your... [Read more]

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Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding eight Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is a perfect combination of Location, Luxury and Privacy! This... [Read more]

LETTER: Traci Buxton shares thoughts on city council’s 7-0 voting record

LETTER: Traci Buxton shares thoughts on city council’s 7-0 voting record

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by Des Moines Councilmember Traci Buxton. It reflects her personal opinion only:] On several occasions now, I have heard some concern... [Read more]

Large police response results in apprehension of fugitive Wednesday

Large police response results in apprehension of fugitive Wednesday

If you saw a lot of heavy police presence on S. 216th Street on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 just before 5 p.m., it was because staff from the US Marshal Service, Task Force Officers from Des Moines, Department... [Read more]

Dedication of Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park will be this Saturday, May 25

Dedication of Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park will be this Saturday, May 25

From our friends at the Museum of Flight: For The Community – For The Veterans – For Their Honor Join us on Saturday, May 25 over Memorial Day weekend for the momentous grand opening and dedication... [Read more]

VIDEO: SR 509 Project video shows what key areas will look like when completed

VIDEO: SR 509 Project video shows what key areas will look like when completed

The SR 509 Completion Project team announced that they are gearing up for a busy summer, and some of the key highlights include: Glimpse the future of SR 509. We made a video that describes the benefits... [Read more]

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From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Background photo created by osaba – www.freepik.com Quit Claim Deeds Quit Claim Deeds are written documents used to transfer ownership to real property, such as land,... [Read more]

Here’s the list of candidates who have filed to run for Des Moines City Council

Here’s the list of candidates who have filed to run for Des Moines City Council

The deadline to file for running for office in the August 6, 2019 primary election has passed, and here is the most recent list of candidates who have filed for office. The top two vote-getters for each... [Read more]

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Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding nine Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is a beautiful NW remodel from the studs out, located in Burien: Seller... [Read more]

Des Moines K9 Daric helps Auburn Police apprehend car thief

Des Moines K9 Daric helps Auburn Police apprehend car thief

Des Moines Police’s K9 Daric – along with K9 Officer Boehmer – assisted Auburn officers to apprehend a car thief after they tried to stop a stolen vehicle that hit a police vehicle, Police say... [Read more]

Patrice Thorell honored with 2019 Legacy Award

Patrice Thorell honored with 2019 Legacy Award

At Saturday’s dedication ceremony for the new Marinascope sculpture, longtime resident Patrice Thorell was honored with the 2019 Legacy Award from the Des Moines Legacy Foundation. Below is a photo... [Read more]

Des Moines Business Watch meeting will be Tuesday, May 21

Des Moines Business Watch meeting will be Tuesday, May 21

The Des Moines Police Department will be holding a Business Watch meeting on Tuesday, May 21: Join Des Moines Business Watch Modeled after Neighborhood Watch, Business Watch takes the ‘neighbors... [Read more]

Music of the Salish Sea at Des Moines United Methodist Church Saturday night

Music of the Salish Sea at Des Moines United Methodist Church Saturday night

Enjoy an evening of music dedicated to the Salish Sea this Saturday, May 18, from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at Des Moines United Methodist Church. The Saltwater Music Series dedicates the final concert of its... [Read more]

Des Moines’ iconic dive bar Yardarm Pub will be closing for good June 1

Des Moines’ iconic dive bar Yardarm Pub will be closing for good June 1

Des Moines’ historic, 47-year old Yardarm Pub & Broiler, located at 812 S. 230th Street, will be closing its doors for the last time on June 1, 2019, according to a Facebook post. The property... [Read more]

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