Life & Accent

Kids in the hood

Fun, cozy DIY Halloween costumes

Sanders say goodbye

Couple closing pumpkin patch after 40 years


CoOportunity to leave Iowa Health and Wellness Plan

About 9,700 people affected

DES MOINES — CoOportunity Health will withdraw from the Iowa Health and Wellness Plan — which provides health care coverage to...

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Base: It’s the type of vegetables that gives a dish personality

To build flavor, start with a great base

You don’t need to know how to pronounce mirepoix or suppengruen. You just need to know that a mouthwatering dish, no matter what the...

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People and Places

World-renowed speaker, minister visits Marion church

The Rev. Gemechis Buba believes in power of the gospel

MARION — World-renowned speaker and minister, the Rev. Gemechis Buba, will be at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Marion this month to...

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‘Proclivity’: Midwest author sets up series but doesn’t instill need to read more

‘A Quilt Club For Christmas’: ‘Pickle Club’ prequel worth the wait for Dallas fans


Photographs capture Civil War experience at CRMA starting Oct. 10

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