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Best Flipping Cities In The U.S.

You can’t turn on any home improvement channel without seeing a show about the trials, tribulations and stacks of cash to be made from flipping houses. In 2015, more than 110,000 people were investing in flipping with

Gov. Declares Sunday Purple Heart Day

Gov. Terry Branstad has officially proclaimed Sunday, August 7, 2016 as Purple Heart Day. The Purple Heart is the oldest military decoration in the world still in present use and recognizes service members in wars and conflicts

Iowa Native Cloris Leachman Coming Home This Month

Des Moines Native and Oscar-winning actress, 90-year-old Cloris Leachman, will return to her hometown at the end of August to share stories about her career and participate in several events in her honor. Leachman will attend a

Registration For Statewide Walk Now Open

Iowa’s Healthiest State Initiative has announced their sixth annual state-wide walk is now open for registration. On Wednesday, Oct. 5, Iowans are asked to #StepItUp to 30 minutes of walking. The goal is to have walks organized