Saturday, February 17, 2018
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A free 'Out of the Darkness' event will be held on Thursday, March 1, from 7 – 9 p.m. at the Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum.Here's more info from a Facebook event post: Recent events have brought us to realize that...
Friday's election returns shows that the comeback for the Kent School District Levys is continuing, with Prop. 2 – failing until today – is now being approved by two votes.Prop. 1 is also still being approved by 257 votes –...
A Severe Weather Shelter will be open this Sunday, Feb. 18 through Tuesday night, Feb. 20 at Kent Lutheran Church.The shelter will open on Sunday evening, and organizers are anticipating serving dinner by 7:30 p.m. ...
Kent Downtown Partnership's next Third Thursday Art Night will be held on Thursday, March 15, from 4 – 7 p.m.See stunning artwork by local artists, network with like-minded individuals and be inspired.This month is a special Third Thursday Art Night,...
UPDATE: After reports of gunfire being heard just before 9 a.m. Friday morning (Feb. 16), and a lockdown on the Highline College campus, Des Moines Police reports that an initial investigation indicates that there was no active shooter on...
The National Weather Service is forecasting for "the coldest temperatures of this winter," and the possibility of snow starting this Saturday night, Feb. 17.Meteorologist Cliff Mass adds: "We are about to enter the coldest period in over a year (since...
EDITOR'S NOTE: 'Just Jeff' – aka Jeff Heiss – is our newest columnist:By Jeff Heiss aka Just JeffI’m racing through life. Fast. Trying to get things done; more and more things done. Faster and faster I go. I’m pretty good...
The third round of election returns for Tuesday's Special Election were released on Thursday, Feb. 15, and the tide appears to be turning for the Kent School District Levys, with Prop. 1 now being approved by 241 votes.Prop. 1 is...
The new 'potential purchasers' of Des Moines' historic Landmark on the Sound will be holding an Open House on Saturday, Feb. 24, from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.This historic property was built in 1926, originally as a retirement home for...