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Kelli Sly had been struggling with depression, said her mother.
Brookview Elementary's third-grade teachers found a fun, interesting way to teach their students how to write persuasively using food for inspiration. Check the Waukee and West Des Moines Patch sites the week of March 5 for some of the student reviews.
Wesley the cat, a permanent fixture at the Waukee Hardware Store, turns 20 this weekend. The store is celebrating with an open house, cake and store specials today starting at 11 a.m.
The much-anticipated grocery store at the corner of Hickman and Alice's Road now has a tentative completion date.
Waukee police officers Bill Daggett and Derrick Spoerry were honored Thursday for their efforts in saving the life of a Waukee woman after an explosion ignited a house fire.
The Neighborhood Files, Awareness
How would you react if you found out your child had taken her own life and the life of your grandchild? Sherri Sinclair knows.
In March, Waukee High School graduate Kelli Sly took her own life and the life of her 2-year-old son. Her 23 years were a struggle, says her mother, Sherri Sinclair.
Kelli Sly's battle with mental illness ultimately led to her demise. Would you recognize the signs and would you know how to get help for you or your loved one?
News, Holiday Guide
Did you decorate your house for the holidays this year? Enter our "Deck the House" contest and you could win $100,000 for your local school district and $500 to pay your electric bills!
The Neighborhood Files
Jason Rich, a one-time contestant on "American Idol," is the new worship leader at Point of Grace Church in Waukee.
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