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Thanks to a Des Moines-based group, a special breed of dog serves the veterans who have served our country.
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The Des Moines Art Center, Dubuque arboretum, American Gothic House Center and all state parks are just some of the free things to do in Iowa.
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If you're in Des Moines, St. Louis or Oklahoma City this week for March Madness games – or you're heading to Chicago next week for the Midwest Regionals — check out our new trip guides to...
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Like bears coming out of hibernation, this time of year we lumber out of our houses in search of fun. Des Moines caters to our desires to get moving again with...

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Full confession: I’ve lived in Des Moines for nine years and have never tried a classic Midwest fried pork tenderloin sandwich. Until this week.

There are...

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Iowa’s capital becomes the political epicenter of America every four years, thanks to the Iowa Caucuses (February 1 this year). More than 1,600 credentialed media...

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Iowa's capital is known for being home to the State Fair, but Des Moines also gives artists, foodies and explorers plenty to love.

1) John and Mary...

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The state’s capital city, Des Moines has evolved into a sophisticated weekend destination with reasonable prices. Parks and trails round out boutique shops and independent gastronomy gems.
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Politicians and 4-H’ers find plenty to do in Des Moines, home to both the capitol and state fair. High-end eats and fine art balance produce vendors at the farmers market and thrills at the state’s...
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The best road trips hinge on great food. We've picked five of the best towns to eat in across the Midwest.

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