General news: New York Times
Broadway news: Playbill
Local news: Fairfield Iowa Radio
Weather: Weather Underground
Council Bluffs news: The Daily Nonpareil
My Rosie O'Donnell fix: Rosie.com
My daily Set puzzle: The Set Daily Puzzle
I also check my match.com account to see if Mr. Wonderful appeared during the night. And, of course, I go through my blog roll to see if anyone's posted anything new. I check my two e-mail accounts, and if I have time, I check my Facebook.
Not the Des Moines Register, but it serves the purpose.