LiveStrong Trek to Mt Everest: 14 cancer survivors trained at the Healthy Living Center, Clive IA for their trek to the base camp of Mt. Everest this year. The team for next year's ascent was training at the HLC early this AM.
Charles "Bob" Elgin, the director of the fledgling Des Moines Children's Zoo in would endure venomous snakebites (both real and faked) to drive up attendance if it slowed. He died on Tuesday at age of a stroke.
11 Mysterious, Unusual Spots In Iowa You Never Knew Existed From the largest meteor impact site in the world, to a cave that stays frozen all year round, these 11 mysterious and unusual spots in Iowa will leave you baffled.
Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival, Des Moines, The tickets for this event sell out within a few minutes. Yeah, and now they charge for every bite of bacon food that's offered. By the end of the Fest you've spent a ton of money.