• Iconic Snookies Sign Damaged in Crash

    9 days ago - By Who TV

    DES MOINES, Iowa -An iconic sign in the Beaverdale neighborhood may be beyond repair after a Sunday morning car crash.
    Snookies Malt Shop reported that a vehicle crashed into their legendary neon sign on the north end of their property near 41st Street and Beaver avenue sometime Sunday morning. Tire tracks and broken pieces of the sign were spread across the fresh snow. There did not appear to be any building damage to either Snookies or the dental business next door.
    The intersection is not foreign to crashes. In late May on 41st street near the same location a woman was killed by a car...
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  • Des Moines Car Checkup Event Mending More than Vehicles

    Des Moines Car Checkup Event Mending More than Vehicles

    9 days ago - By Who TV

    DES MOINES, Iowa - A little elbow grease is mending more than cars. "We are being part of the solution and solution based programs are the best," said Izaah Knox, Executive Director of the Des Moines based non-profit Urban Dreams.
    The fifth annual community car checkup in Des Moines North High School's parking lot offered free tire pressure and fluid checks. It also aims to cut down on pretextual police traffic stops by repairing head and tail lights. "We knew how to fix things what if we can work with somebody to fix lights in advance of anything happening," said Jim O'Halloran President...
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