Stories tagged: des moines
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019
Sociology professor Darryl Brice visited Spokane Community College on Thursday to discuss the ways in which key pieces of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy have been omitted from public discourse.
Mon., Sept. 18, 2017
Police say a McDonald’s fast-food store manager in Des Moines stabbed someone with a pocket knife during a fight after a group of at least five people refused his request …
Mon., June 26, 2017
About 100 uniformed officers lined up outside a stadium in Everett to greet the son of a slain police officer as he graduated from high school.
Sat., May 13, 2017
A former Des Moines, Washington, man has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for producing and possessing images of child pornography.
Thu., March 23, 2017
Authorities say a Kent police officer shot and killed a man who refused to drop a machete in Des Moines.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016
A white man with a history of racial provocations and confrontations with police ambushed and fatally shot two white officers Wednesday in separate attacks as they sat in their patrol …
Wed., April 13, 2016
A Des Moines school district spokesman has confirmed that ninth-grade girls hired a male stripper to perform at their school’s synchronized swimming club’s annual banquet.
Sat., Nov. 14, 2015
Some takeaways from the Des Moines debate.
Sat., Oct. 3, 2015
100 years ago in Spokane: As Spokane prepared to go dry, Des Moines proclaimed prohibition a success
The Spokesman-Review sent a correspondent to Des Moines, Iowa, to explore the question: What will Spokane be like without saloons?
UPDATED: Mon., July 1, 2013
Organizers of the electronic music festival Paradiso promised the event last weekend at the Gorge Amphitheatre would be an “electronic paradise.” Instead, one person died and dozens were hospitalized after …