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Cover Story: Our readers’ best shots photo contest

With more than 100 of our readers’ photos submitted, we offer 18 of our favorites

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The Sound
The Des Moines Symphony celebrates 75 years

The Des Moines Symphony enjoys an important milestone this season: its 75th anniversary.

“It means a lot to this organization and to the city,” said Sophia Ahmad, Director of Marketing and Public Relations.

Civic Skinny
An editor’s son, an arrest, an article, an ethics issue

A couple of weeks ago, Fred Van Liew, a former prosecutor, wrote a piece on the op-ed page of The Des Moines Register wringing his hands over the case of “a bright and engaging 17-year-old Read More...

Food Dude
Exile on Walnut Street

In the last two decades, more than a dozen new restaurants have restored historic buildings while driving magnificent revivals of Court Avenue, East Village and the Western Gateway. Exile Brewing Company (EBC) is the most ambitious such project Read More...

Political Mercury
Chris Christie: Romney ‘best man who made himself available’

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a high-profile Republican with clear national ambitions, championed a small-government theme Read More...

 Locker Room
HOT DM returns for its 29th year

The 29th Annual Head of The Des Moines — or “HOT DM” — Rowing Regatta is hosted by the Des Moines Rowing Club has become one of the premier distance races in the Midwest, if not the U.S. Read More...

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