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  • 2 development proposals compete in River Bend Neighborhood
    BY KENT DARR
    Friday, September 22, 2017 6:00 AM
    'Everybody is trying to do something to help the neighborhood'

  • A Closer Look: David Yepsen
    BY PERRY BEEMAN
    Friday, September 22, 2017 6:00 AM
    We’re here to check in with David Yepsen, who retired as director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale last year. 

  • Still floating
    BY PERRY BEEMAN
    Friday, September 22, 2017 6:00 AM
    The unprecedented rhetorical fire over Iowa’s poor water quality still burns despite a federal judge in March throwing out Des Moines Water Works’ federal lawsuit over nitrate pollution from farms.

  • A Closer Look: Mary Neubauer
    BY PERRY BEEMAN
    Friday, September 15, 2017 6:00 AM
    When Mary Neubauer moved to Des Moines after years in the bright lights of Lawrence and Topeka in Kansas, she was the newcomer looking for friends.

  • It’s the heat and the humidity
    BY PERRY BEEMAN
    Friday, September 15, 2017 6:00 AM
    Gene Takle won part of a Nobel Prize for doing exactly what he’s doing now — sitting in his office on the third floor of Iowa State University’s Agronomy Hall and poring over computer models that will tell the land-locked millions in the Midwest what climate change will mean to them. 

  • Leveraging Volunteer Capital
    BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Friday, September 15, 2017 6:00 AM

    Lance Henning will tell you that building bridges is a necessary step toward building houses. 

    Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity has set a goal to engage more than 12,000 volunteers this year, and a series of large-scale building and renovation events make it likely the nonprofit will comfortably surpass that goal, said Henning, the organization’s CEO. 


  • A Closer Look: Renée Miller
    BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Friday, September 8, 2017 6:00 AM
    United Way of Central Iowa selected Renée Miller as its new chief community impact officer in July, following a national search.

  • Newsmaker Q&A: Grant Kvalheim
    BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Friday, September 8, 2017 6:00 AM

    When Grant Kvalheim joined Athene Holding Ltd. as its president and chief financial officer in 2011, the former Wall Street investment banker had no experience in the insurance industry or with annuities. 

     

  • Setting up a better zone
    BY KENT DARR
    Friday, September 8, 2017 6:00 AM
    This story is about nothing if not predictability in the city of Des Moines. Just ask developers what they want out of the approval process for their projects, and chances are the first word out of their mouths is predictability, followed by timeliness.

  • Innovative Companies:  3-D, with a mission
    BY KENT DARR
    Friday, September 1, 2017 6:00 AM
    A bad kidney and the need for health insurance. Dan McCarty had both. To top it off, he recognized a need in the commercial building industry for easy-to-follow, highly detailed 3-D renderings that would help control building automation systems.

  • A Closer Look: TJ Just
    BY SUZANNE BEHNKE
    Friday, September 1, 2017 6:00 AM
    Each workday presents TJ Just, the general manager of the Outlets of Des Moines, with 300,000 square feet of details to manage and get prepared to open. On a recent visit, Just took a group of community officials and journalists through the site, pointing out some of the features included to make shoppers enjoy the new retail center. 

  • How the Apple data center in Waukee emerged
    BY KENT DARR
    Friday, September 1, 2017 6:00 AM
    For Dan Dutcher, the hunt for land started with a phone call last year from the Greater Des Moines Partnership, which had a company that wanted 1,000 acres along Hickman Road in Waukee.

  • Innovative Companies: Finding homes for donated items
    BY PERRY BEEMAN
    Friday, September 1, 2017 6:00 AM
    Goodwill Industries of Central Iowa wants to keep donations out of the landfill.

  • Newsmaker Q&A: Sarah Gardial
    BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Friday, September 1, 2017 6:00 AM
    The Tippie College of Business has undergone a number of significant changes over the past five years, many of which have more closely aligned the business school’s programs with the needs of Iowa employers. Leading those changes has been Sarah Gardial, who began as dean in July 2012. 

  • Innovative Companies: Regenexx takes streamlined approach to regenerative therapy
    BY JOE GARDYASZ
    Friday, September 1, 2017 6:00 AM
    An orthopedic research clinic had developed groundbreaking technology for nonsurgical regenerative techniques, but it was hampered in its growth because of limitations in how insurance would cover the procedures. The Colorado-based company has pioneered therapies for treating orthopedic injuries and degenerative conditions using patients’ own stem cells.

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