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DMACC Names Cole Chair Of Criminal Justice Program

Jessica Cole, a Criminal Justice Instructor at Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC), has been named chair of the Criminal Justice program. Cole came to DMACC in 2014 from the U.S. Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task

How Does Your Favorite Brew Stack Up?

Our friends at have been working on something near and dear to founding father, Benjamin Franklin, who has been credited with the famous quotation that “Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to

So You Think You Are Paid Peanuts?

With all of the talk of raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour, and three Iowa counties taking steps to begin raising their rates over the next couple of years, the data-driven list makers at Zippia

Healthiest State Annual Walk Approaching

Wednesday, Oct. 5 Iowans are going to “Step It Up” from a 1K to 30 minutes in the Healthiest State Annual Walk. The goal is to see organized walks completed in all 99 counties. Area communities, like

DNR Helping Iowans Plant Fall Seedlings

Fall is the perfect time to plant trees, and the DNR State Forest Nursery is gearing up to help Iowans with fall orders. Bare-root seedlings will be made available for purchase for 50 to 90 cents per