Posted December 17, 2014in Web Exclusives

WILD RE-SIGNS DANNY SYVRET, BALDWIN ASSIGNED TO ALASKA

DES MOINES, IA– Iowa Wild General Manager Jim Mill announced on Wednesday that the American Hockey League (AHL) team has re-signed defenseman Danny Syvret (sivv-rhett) to a professional tryout agreement (PTO). Mill also announced the team has assigned defenseman Corbin Baldwin to the Alaska Aces, Iowa’s ECHL affiliate. The veteran

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Posted December 17, 2014in Beaverdale, Clive, Des Moines West, Downtown, Pleasant Hill, Urbandale, Web Exclusives, West Des Moines, Windsor Heights

DART buses return to regular downtown routing Friday on reopened 7th Street

Ten DART bus routes will return to regular routing through downtown Des Moines on Friday due to the reopening of 7th Street. DART Routes 1, 3, 4, 11, 14, 15, 17, 51, 52 and 60 have been on detour through downtown since the fire at the Younkers building on March

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Posted December 17, 2014in Web Exclusives

The Salvation Army Toyshop brings Christmas to needy children

The Salvation Army’s toy distribution program has registered nearly 3,000 children who requested and qualified for assistance to shop at our annual “Toyshop.” The event helps local children enjoy a merrier Christmas this year. Toyland gives parents the opportunity to “shop” and choose age- and gender-appropriate toys for their children’s

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Posted December 17, 2014in Web Exclusives

Cookies, Cocoa, & Carols in the NICU

Details:   Des Moines, IA Mercy Medical Center East Tower NICU lobby/4th floor 1:30-2:00pm   Des Moines, Iowa  December 17 2014 –   Heather Nail, a former preemie mom and the choral director of Valley Southwoods High School in West Des Moines, Iowa, is giving back to her current fellow NICU parents

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Posted December 16, 2014in Des Moines West, Downtown, Web Exclusives, West Des Moines

Rotary Club of Des Moines – Recipients of the club’s second annual community grants

The Rotary Club of Des Moines (RCDM) is proud to announce the recipients of the club’s second annual community grants.  The 2014-2015 Rotary year was the second year that $25,000 was set aside for Des Moines metro area non-profits.  There were 37 applicants who were all very deserving with projects

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Posted December 16, 2014in Web Exclusives

Game Preview – Rockford at Iowa 12.16.14

  Rockford IceHogs (18-7-2-1, 39 Points) at Iowa Wild (7-17-1-1, 16 points) The Iowa Wild concludes a four-game home stand after going 1-2-0-0 in the first three of the home set. Iowa took the first game with a win over San Antonio on Thursday. The team has dropped the last

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Posted December 15, 2014in Community Web Exclusives, Des Moines West, Web Exclusives, West Des Moines

MINNESOTA RECALLS SUTTER TO NHL

  DES MOINES, IA – Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher on Monday announced the National Hockey League (NHL) club has recalled forward Brett Sutter from the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League (AHL). The team also placed defenseman Keith Ballard (upper body) and forward Ryan Carter (upper body)

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Posted December 12, 2014in Web Exclusives

San Antonio Rampage at Iowa Wild

  San Antonio Rampage (14-8-2-0, 30 Points) at Iowa Wild (7-15-1-1, 16 points) The Iowa Wild continues a four-game home stand after going 1-3-0-1 over the course of a five-game road trip, which included stops at Texas, San Antonio, Charlotte and Rockford. Iowa began its home stand with a 4-1

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Posted December 12, 2014in Web Exclusives

WILD BEATS RAMPAGE 4-1

  Des Moines, IA – The Iowa Wild (7-15-1-1, 16 points) defeated the San Antonio Rampage (14-8-2-0, 30 points) 4-1 in front of 3,587 fans on Thursday at Wells Fargo Arena. Forward Brett Sutter scored twice and Iowa goalie John Curry (3-5-0) made 33 saves to preserve the win. With

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Posted December 11, 2014in Ames, Web Exclusives

Placement Auditions for the Ames Children’s Choirs

Placement Auditions for the Spring Season of the Ames Children’s Choirs will be conducted January 3-5, 2015 in Ames.  The program will be accepting singers ages 8-18 into all three choirs at this time.  Rehearsals resume on Monday, January 5.  All singers will participate in the Spring Concert on Sunday,

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