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10 Photos: Record Store Day 2015

10 Photos: Record Store Day 2015Inside ZZZ Records on Record Store Day
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  • 16 hours ago
Drake Relays

Drake Relays: What it feels like to pole vault

Drake Relays: What it feels like to pole vaultNext week the Drake Relays pole vault will debut on Court Avenue. Before that, ride along and see what it feels like to pole vault with this video shot with GoPros at a practice at Drake Fieldhouse.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Entertainment

2015 Iowa county fairs schedule

2015 Iowa county fairs scheduleOur list divides the county fairs by regions.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Des Moines

Students push for Drake Neighborhood bike lanes

Students push for Drake Neighborhood bike lanesTheir initiative "Safe Lanes Drake" will go before Des Moines City Council on Monday afternoon.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Iowa Cubs

Bryant's call-up to Cubs creates social media stir

Bryant's call-up to Cubs creates social media stirBut as big as Kris Bryant is, he was still no match for Star Wars.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Arts in Iowa

One-woman show echoes one-of-a-kind Molly Ivins

One-woman show echoes one-of-a-kind Molly IvinsA play by two former Register writers pays tribute to the 'red hot rose of Texas.'
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Best Lists

A&E Pick 6: Funny guys and a folk rocker

A&E Pick 6: Funny guys and a folk rockerThe best bets in arts and entertainment for the coming week.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Music

Symphony cellist to (briefly) crash D.M. lunch rush

Symphony cellist to (briefly) crash D.M. lunch rushFor 5 minutes Friday (today), the musician will play at Capital Square
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Life

Diners split on Krunkwich; Ramen House to reopen April 21

Diners split on Krunkwich; Ramen House to reopen April 21Krunkwich Ramen House had a line out the door when it opened, but the restaurant's first day was not without hiccups.
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  • 1 day, 21 hours ago
Dining

Where are the food trucks?

Where are the food trucks?Where are the food trucks?
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Dining

RoCA's hottest drink: the Smoking Gun

RoCA's hottest drink: the Smoking GunThe drink is made with Bulleit Bourbon, maple syrup, Angostura Bitters and wood chip smoke
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Iowa Cubs

Downloadable Iowa Cubs poster featuring Kris Bryant

Downloadable Iowa Cubs poster featuring Kris BryantThe Iowa Cubs will play their season opener Friday night at Principal Park.
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Dmjuice

Generation gap inspires Des Moines band

Generation gap inspires Des Moines bandFrontman, 19, performs with bandmates 40 years his senior.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Entertainment

8 photos: Des Moines rock band, Lincoln Rockhouse

8 photos: Des Moines rock band, Lincoln Rockhouse(L to R) Royce Johns, Steve Treanor and Buddy Franklin, members of the Des Moines based rock band, Lincoln Rockhouse sit outside of Franklin's home on Monday, April 13, 2015 in Des Moines. The band is unique because guitar player Johns is 19 years old while Treanor...
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Music

Iowa State Fair Grandstand tickets go on sale Saturday

Iowa State Fair Grandstand tickets go on sale SaturdayReba, Carrie Underwood, Meghan Trainor and more to headline Grandstand
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
Business

Metro-area feasting options grow

Metro-area feasting options growNew metro-area eateries are offering burgers, tacos, pizza and more for lunch and dinner.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Columnists

Lauren M.G. Burt: How to do the bridal shower the right way

Lauren M.G. Burt: How to do the bridal shower the right wayWeddings are one of the most joyous events in life for the couple and those in their lives.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Columnists

Lauren M.G. Burt: The dos and don'ts of 80/35

Lauren M.G. Burt: The dos and don'ts of 80/35A summer day spent at a music festival is never a summer day wasted.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Dining

16 photos: Court Avenue's Roca

16 photos: Court Avenue's RocaRoca smothered tots from Roca Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Life

36 photos: 2014 remodeled homes

36 photos: 2014 remodeled homesRemodeled entry way with remodeled stairway and doors in a remodeled home at 6515 Orchard Dr. in West Des Moines on Wednesday Sept. 3, 2014.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Columnists

Lauren M.G. Burt: Etiquette is more than which fork to use

Lauren M.G. Burt: Etiquette is more than which fork to useAs someone who once worked in the political arena, the upcoming election has prompted me to examine why etiquette — and civility — are more essential today than ever before.
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  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Dining

Shortlisted: Five spots for banh mi

Shortlisted: Five spots for banh miPack a bag of banh mi, inexpensive and fresh sandwiches, for your next picnic.
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Dining

RoCA to host Bulleit bourbon dinner

RoCA to host Bulleit bourbon dinnerHollis Bulleit, daughter of the company's founder, will attend the event.
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  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Music

Update: Jack White won't be playing Iowa

Update: Jack White won't be playing IowaRocker announces acoustic tour in five states
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Music

Hinterland adds more acts; single-day tickets now on sale

Hinterland adds more acts; single-day tickets now on saleJustin Townes Earle, The Envy Corps, Madisen Ward & The Mama Bear added to festival
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Music

Thrash-grass band Split Lip Rayfield ready for Ames show

Thrash-grass band Split Lip Rayfield ready for Ames showBanjo player Eric Mardis discusses club shows versus festivals
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  • 2 days, 18 hours ago
New in the Neighborhood

New bar opens in Court Avenue district

New bar opens in Court Avenue districtChelsie Lyons has opened Carbon, a bar in downtown Des Moines offering occasional live music.
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  • 3 days ago