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A West Des Moines couple wants to be a resource for other Iowa families when their children are diagnosed with autism, a disorder that can affect how children’s speech and behavior develop.
State buildings in Iowa should follow the President's directive. All Iowans are also encouraged to fly their flags at half-staff.
Local Connections, Awareness
The IMT Des Moines Marathon is hosting the event, which will be held Saturday morning in downtown Des Moines.
The annual 5K and 10K run and walk raises awareness for organ, eye and tissue donation. Waukee's Ted Cochran started the foundation after receiving a kidney transplant from his mother.
Police & Fire, Awareness
A burial service has been planned for May for Elizabeth Collins. The family hopes the burial will be a step in the healing process.
Taylor Morris, a sailor from Cedar Falls, lost parts of all four limbs while serving his country in Afghanistan in May 2012.
Volunteers in the News, Awareness
The event is one of more than 90 American Cancer Society Relay For
Life events across Iowa, in which more than 23,000 Iowans participate.
Government, Business, Awareness
The city of Des Moines also teamed with the local business, which specializes in brain injury rehabilitation.
March 25-29, 2013 has been designated as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Iowa. What is going on in Ankeny to ensure you are prepared?
The Neighborhood Files, Awareness
Vintage Hills at Prairie Trail of Ankeny, Iowa is hosting an Alzheimer’s Support Group on Wednesday, March 20, at 6:30 p.m.
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