Mar 7, 2024 - News

The Ear: Ear me out

Illustration of a raccoon holding a broadcasting microphone made of corn.

Illustration: Maura Losch, Lindsey Bailey/Axios

๐ŸŒณ West Des Moines is opening a new arboretum, "Legacy Woods Nature Sanctuary," at the former Church of the Nazarene camp. (Des Moines Register)

๐Ÿšจ A vehicle flipped in a crash and was pinned against R&T Lofts downtown yesterday. (KCCI)

๐Ÿ’ฐ Former news anchor Sonya Heitshusen lost her wrongful termination case against WHO-13 late yesterday afternoon after a brief jury deliberation. (KCCI)

  • Her attorneys had asked the jury to return a $1.54 million verdict in her favor. (KCCI)

๐Ÿ’ผ Wells Fargo announced layoffs at its Jordan Creek campus for the second time in two weeks. 58 recent layoffs have been announced so far. (Des Moines Register)

๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿš’ DSM Fire Department is applying for a federal grant that would cover most of the nearly $600K cost to install diesel exhaust capture systems at fire stations to protect employee health.

Thanks for the pun, Tiffany Trinco of Urbandale!

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