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Rick Perry, former Texas governor and newly announced candidate for the 2016 Republican nomination for U.S. president, led the way Saturday as a band of motorcyclists rode in the Rick Perry Freedom Ride from Perry to Boone. The charity...
Local artists and craftspersons set up shop in Dallas Center's Mound Park Saturday for the annual Art in the Park festival. Several hundred people strolled the grounds during the free event featuring Iowa artists working in acrylic paintings, photography, contemporary...
A host of beautifully restored automobiles and other wheeled vehicles ringed the Dallas County Courthouse during Saturday's seventh annual Special Olympics All-Wheel Show, sponsored by the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office. The 2015 event drew 131 entries, according to Dallas County...
The Perry Volunteer Fire Department successfully burned a vacant house at the intersection of First Avenue (Iowa Highway 144) and 123rd Place this morning in a routine test of the firefighters' equipment and procedures. Traffic on 123rd Place was briefly...
The first of 2015's three Perry-Area Chamber of Commerce Friday Fests is scheduled for Friday, June 19, with musical guests Glove Box Whiskey. The free Friday Fests are staged in Pattee Park, with music starting at 6:30 p.m. The community-wide events...
June 3, 2015 Christina Ann Yenzer, 32, of 1410 Idaho St., Des Moines, was arrested on a warrant for probation violation on an original charge of theft. June 4, 2015 Elizabeth Ann Newman, 23, of 6699 Vista Dr., West Des Moines, was...
The Perry Volunteer Fire Department will burn a vacant house at the intersection of First Avenue (Iowa Highway 144) and 123rd Place beginning at 7 a.m. Saturday, June 6. Traffic on 123rd Place will be prohibited between First Avenue (Iowa...
Scroll through the June calendars, and see how many healthy activities abound at the McCreary Community Building, Perry’s premier public recreation facility. For more information, call the MCB at 515-465-5621.  
The Perry Kiwanis Club hosted member Mark Powell at its Tuesday, June 2 meeting. Powell, a Kiwanian since 2007, spoke to the group about collaborative family law. According to the Collaborative Family Law Institute, "Collaborative divorce is a voluntary process in...
Staff members of the Perry Lutheran Home Main Campus last week participated in a program designed to reduce the risk of injury both to patients and workers and to lower the number of workers' compensation claims. Chris Canton, loss control consultant...