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EarthSky
Breakthrough Starshot aims for Alpha Centaurileap to the stars? And can we think and act together – as one world in the cosm
Breakthrough Starshot aims for Alpha Centauri
EarthSky / Posted 31 minutes ago
leap to the stars? And can we think and act together – as one world in the cosmos? Pete Worden, a former director of NASA AMES Research Center, will lead Breakthrough Starshot, advised by a committee of stellar scientists and engineers. The board... Read more
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Online Recruitment
More than a third of UK workers want flexible working, but is it right for your business?everywhere are looking to cut back costs. Flexible working could be one such wa
More than a third of UK workers want flexible working, but is it right for your business?
Online Recruitment / Posted 2 hours ago
everywhere are looking to cut back costs. Flexible working could be one such way to make that happen.Peter Ames, Head of Strategy at OfficeGenie.co.uk, discusses how remote working can save businesses money: “It should mean your... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
’Cats battle to 8th at Linda Bloom Inviteled the Bobcats indiviudally, shooting a 53. Hass shot a 56 at the American Leg
’Cats battle to 8th at Linda Bloom Invite
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 5 hours ago
led the Bobcats indiviudally, shooting a 53. Hass shot a 56 at the American Legion Golf Course on Tuesday in a dual against Ames. Kassy Vest, who shot a 41 on Tuesday for medalist honors, shot a 61 on at Elmwood on Thursday. Vest unfortunately had a... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Stags softball team crushes Maynard to remain perfectMaynard 16-3 in a Wachusett League D Division game. The game went only five inn
Stags softball team crushes Maynard to remain perfect
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
Maynard 16-3 in a Wachusett League D Division game. The game went only five innings due to the 12-run mercy rule.With 13 games left in the season, Tahanto owns a perfect 5-0 overall record and a 1-0 league mark.After a three-run first inning by... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
DuSable Museum Hosts Roundtable with Renowned ComposersAccess in Experimental New Music,” welcomed a slew of renowned musicians, compo
DuSable Museum Hosts Roundtable with Renowned Composers
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 6 hours ago
Access in Experimental New Music,” welcomed a slew of renowned musicians, composers, educators, and artivists. Although the Ames Auditorium stood virtually empty, the small but ambitious group took a diagnostic of modern music and prescribed... Read more
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New Kerala
NASA-inspired 'miracle suit' saving new mothers from death - newkerala.com #56228scrapped the old-style G-suits for a non-pneumatic version using simple elastic
NASA-inspired 'miracle suit' saving new mothers from death - newkerala.com #56228
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
scrapped the old-style G-suits for a non-pneumatic version using simple elastic compression. In a recent study by NASA Ames Research Centre and other researchers, the garments saved 13 out of 14 patients in Pakistan who were in shock from... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Associate superintendent Pecinovsky resignsdistrict's website. Prior to working in Marshalltown, Pecinovsky was the Direc
Associate superintendent Pecinovsky resigns
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 7 hours ago
district's website. Prior to working in Marshalltown, Pecinovsky was the Director for Curriculum and Instruction in the Ames Community School District. She serves on the board of directors for the Iowa Association for Supervision and Curriculum... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
High school sports results for 4/2815, Cedarville 0 WL-Salem 2(11)0 02 — 15 10 1 Cedarville 000 00 — 0 4 4 WP:
High school sports results for 4/28
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
15, Cedarville 0 WL-Salem 2(11)0 02 — 15 10 1 Cedarville 000 00 — 0 4 4 WP: Seibert 9K. WLS: Cox 3-3 2RBI, Ames 2-2 RBI, Gilroy 3b 2RBI, McGill 3b RBI, Seibert 2b RBI. Greeneview 19, Catholic Central 0 Greeneview 646 21 — 19 14... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
High school sports results for 4/2815, Cedarville 0 WL-Salem 2(11)0 02 — 15 10 1 Cedarville 000 00 — 0 4 4 WP:
High school sports results for 4/28
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 hours ago
15, Cedarville 0 WL-Salem 2(11)0 02 — 15 10 1 Cedarville 000 00 — 0 4 4 WP: Seibert 9K. WLS: Cox 3-3 2RBI, Ames 2-2 RBI, Gilroy 3b 2RBI, McGill 3b RBI, Seibert 2b RBI. Greeneview 19, Catholic Central 0 Greeneview 646 21 — 19 14... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Two Armed Robberies in One Week Involved Assault RifleAMES, Iowa -- Iowa State University Police and the Ames Police Department are i
Two Armed Robberies in One Week Involved Assault Rifle
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 10 hours ago
AMES, Iowa -- Iowa State University Police and the Ames Police Department are investigating two armed robberies in one week, both of which targeted ISU students. Rhen Bruneteau and his friends were having a normal night in their apartment Wednesday... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Illegal dumping in Springfield caught on cameraPolice Sgt. John Delaney, the owner of stuff put in the dumpster, and the truck
Illegal dumping in Springfield caught on camera
WWLP Springfield / Posted 11 hours ago
Police Sgt. John Delaney, the owner of stuff put in the dumpster, and the truck shown in the photo, is Ada Medina of Ames Street in Springfield. She was issued a $300 violation. Medina was also fined another $50 because her truck did not... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Several students injured after car slides under school busto the hospital after a car slid under a school bus on the Westbank. It happen
Several students injured after car slides under school bus
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 12 hours ago
to the hospital after a car slid under a school bus on the Westbank. It happened around 3 p.m., at the intersection of Ames Boulevard and August Lane. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office officials said the driver of a Honda Accord said he hit... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Car ends up under school bus after crash on West Bankinto the bus on the Westbank this afternoon. A Honda Accord crashed into a sch
Car ends up under school bus after crash on West Bank
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 hours ago
into the bus on the Westbank this afternoon. A Honda Accord crashed into a school bus carrying children near the corner of Ames Boulevard and August Lane according to Col. John Fortunato, public information officer for the Jefferson Parish... Read more
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examiner.com
How NASA is aiding the SpaceX flight of the Red Dragon to Marssatellite network. What kind of instruments will be included on the Red Dragon
How NASA is aiding the SpaceX flight of the Red Dragon to Mars
examiner.com / Posted 16 hours ago
satellite network. What kind of instruments will be included on the Red Dragon mission have yet to be determined. But NASA Ames and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory are said to be involved in the initial Space Act agreement. The landing site has yet... Read more
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Denver Post
Metro Denver has shortage of homes and workers, reports showFort Collins ranked 17th with a 3.1 percent unemployment rate. Sioux Falls, S.
Metro Denver has shortage of homes and workers, reports show
Denver Post / Posted 16 hours ago
Fort Collins ranked 17th with a 3.1 percent unemployment rate. Sioux Falls, S.D., a hub of the credit card industry, and Ames, Iowa, a hub for higher education and social services, tied for the country's lowest unemployment rate in March at 2.4... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
The best inexpensive gadgets and gear for a do-it-yourself gardenwhen the tines on a leaf rake get clogged and I have to stop, reach down and pu
The best inexpensive gadgets and gear for a do-it-yourself garden
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 18 hours ago
when the tines on a leaf rake get clogged and I have to stop, reach down and pull all the debris out. The reason I love the Ames True Temper Kodiak Leaf Rake is that the tines have a spring base to prevent that from happening. And the handle is... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
State FFA Leadership Conventionwhen they gathered for the 88th Iowa FFA Leadership Conference on April 17-19 a
State FFA Leadership Convention
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
when they gathered for the 88th Iowa FFA Leadership Conference on April 17-19 at Iowa State University's Hilton Coliseum in Ames. The Iowa FFA State Leadership Conference is the 5th largest of its kind in the National FFA Organization. "Amplify,"... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bass for cash: 9-old girl’s tournament debut pays offSWANVILLE, Maine — Eight months ago, Sophia Ames celebrated her ninth birthday
Bass for cash: 9-old girl’s tournament debut pays off
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
SWANVILLE, Maine — Eight months ago, Sophia Ames celebrated her ninth birthday a bit differently than most girls her age. Her father, Rustin Ames, gave Sophia — an avid angler — a gift he knew she’d love: new fishing gear … and entry into a bass... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
4 people enter apartment armed with rifle, handgunsAmes police report an armed robbery at an apartment in the Campustown area of t
4 people enter apartment armed with rifle, handguns
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 20 hours ago
Ames police report an armed robbery at an apartment in the Campustown area of town Wednesday. Police were called to 324 Welch Avenue at 8:44 p.m. Residents told police that four people entered an unlocked door while holding a rifle and... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
PATRICIA (TUCKER) IMM 1937and Clarence (Karen) Tucker of Gallipolis; a sister, Marjorie (Gale) Ruby of By
PATRICIA (TUCKER) IMM 1937
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 21 hours ago
and Clarence (Karen) Tucker of Gallipolis; a sister, Marjorie (Gale) Ruby of Byesville; two sisters-in-law, Jo (Bob) Rod of Ames, Iowa, and Monalee (Tom) Camp of Tyler, Texas; and several special nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be from 4 to... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Proposed OT rules would unintentionally harm employeesrest of the country. What works in New York City or San Francisco doesn't neces
Proposed OT rules would unintentionally harm employees
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 21 hours ago
rest of the country. What works in New York City or San Francisco doesn't necessarily work in Rapid City, South Dakota, or Ames, Iowa. Let me be clear: The current salaries test - which hasn't changed since 2004 - should be increased. But... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Port Hope honours community serviceSpence, Joan Stalker Float your Fanny Down the Ganny Committee: Barry Adamson,
Port Hope honours community service
Northumberland Today / Posted 21 hours ago
Spence, Joan Stalker Float your Fanny Down the Ganny Committee: Barry Adamson, Barriliegh Price, Richard Price, Todd Ames, Jeff Lees, Brenda Adamson Athletic Individual Recipients: Kallaway Mercer, Charlotte MacNeil, Andrea Elliott, Hannah... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Uber launching in Iowa City todayget around town and I can't wait to use it!" Iowa City is the 5th city in Iowa
Uber launching in Iowa City today
KWWL Iowa / Posted 23 hours ago
get around town and I can't wait to use it!" Iowa City is the 5th city in Iowa to launch uberX. The popular ride-share service is already in Ames, Cedar Rapids, Des Moines and the Quad Cities. Uber also has expressed interest in Dubuque and Waterl... Read more
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CBS News
The way it was: Today in historyBootlegger "Dutch" Schultz Bronx bootlegger Arthur "Dutch" Schultz, right, sha
The way it was: Today in history
CBS News / Posted yesterday
Bootlegger "Dutch" Schultz Bronx bootlegger Arthur "Dutch" Schultz, right, shakes hands with his attorney James Noonan after Schultz's tax evasion trial ended in a hung jury in Federal Court in Syracuse, New York, April 28, 1935. Pollinating... Read more
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The Auto Channel
NASA Selects American Small Business, Research Institution Projects for Further Developmentper award. Phase III, or the commercialization of an innovation, may occur afte
NASA Selects American Small Business, Research Institution Projects for Further Development
The Auto Channel / Posted yesterday
per award. Phase III, or the commercialization of an innovation, may occur after successful completion of Phase II. NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California, manages the SBIR and STTR Programs for NASA under STMD. STMD is... Read more
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WA Today
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually workdoesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her C
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually work
WA Today / Posted yesterday
doesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her Columbia Business School colleague Daniel Ames find that presenting a salary range — including and above your desired target — is the best way to get results. In the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Speakers, luncheons and other events plannedcall Ingrid at 798-3752. Women's society to have luncheon The Aquila Chase Ch
Speakers, luncheons and other events planned
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
call Ingrid at 798-3752. Women's society to have luncheon The Aquila Chase Chapter of the National Society of Colonial Dames of the XVII Century will have its May 10 meeting and luncheon at Saticoy Country Club, 4450 North Clubhouse Drive. The... Read more
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The Age
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually workdoesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her C
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually work
The Age / Posted yesterday
doesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her Columbia Business School colleague Daniel Ames find that presenting a salary range — including and above your desired target — is the best way to get results. In the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually workdoesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her C
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually work
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
doesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her Columbia Business School colleague Daniel Ames find that presenting a salary range — including and above your desired target — is the best way to get results. In the... Read more
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Canberra Times
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually workdoesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her C
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually work
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
doesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her Columbia Business School colleague Daniel Ames find that presenting a salary range — including and above your desired target — is the best way to get results. In the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually workdoesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her C
17 counterintuitive pay negotiation tricks that actually work
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
doesn't mean using single precise numbers. In a separate study, Mason and her Columbia Business School colleague Daniel Ames find that presenting a salary range — including and above your desired target — is the best way to get results. In the... Read more
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KTUU Anchorage
Troopers search for missing 11-year-old boy with developmental challengesAlaska State Troopers are looking for a missing 11-year-old boy who is developm
Troopers search for missing 11-year-old boy with developmental challenges
KTUU Anchorage / Posted yesterday
Alaska State Troopers are looking for a missing 11-year-old boy who is developmentally challenged. Dustin Ames, 11, of Fairbanks is described as black, under 5-foot in height, and about 60 pounds. He has short dark hair and dark brown eyes. The boy... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
I-35 Southbound Closing Again for Emergency RepairsAMES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Transportation will shut down parts of I-35
I-35 Southbound Closing Again for Emergency Repairs
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
AMES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Transportation will shut down parts of I-35 again. The southbound lanes were closed briefly Wednesday near Highway 30 about 9:50 a.m. after a 6-inch divot opened in the road. The hole has been fixed, but one lane... Read more
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Gawker
When Will the House Censure Dennis Hastert, the Child Predator Who Used to Lead It?to the House. Can they really censure him for something he did way back then?”
When Will the House Censure Dennis Hastert, the Child Predator Who Used to Lead It?
Gawker / Posted yesterday
to the House. Can they really censure him for something he did way back then?” Yes they can! In 1873, Representatives Oakes Ames and James Brooks were both censured for “conduct prior to election to the House.” Unlike sex abuse in Illinois,... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Iowa House votes to end Planned Parenhood fundingthat would cut Medicaid funding for family planning facilities that provide abo
Iowa House votes to end Planned Parenhood funding
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted yesterday
that would cut Medicaid funding for family planning facilities that provide abortions. Rep. Beth Wessel-Kroeschell, D-Ames, said the proposal to remove state dollars would make $3 million in federal funding unavailable. That provides the bulk... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
Spencer tops BackgroundChecks.org's safest cities in IowaSafest Cities in Iowa Report for 2016 1. Spencer 2. Waukee 3. Ankeny 4. Car
Spencer tops BackgroundChecks.org's safest cities in Iowa
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted yesterday
Safest Cities in Iowa Report for 2016 1. Spencer 2. Waukee 3. Ankeny 4. Carroll 5. Johnston 6. Marion 7. Cedar Falls 8. Ames 9. Urbandale 10. Mason City 11. Altoona 12. West Des Moines 13. Coralville 14.... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Interstate 35 Closed Near AmesAMES, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Transportation announced Wednesday morning
Interstate 35 Closed Near Ames
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
AMES, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Transportation announced Wednesday morning that southbound Interstate 35 has been closed near the Highway 30 interchange in Ames. The DOT said the interstate is closed due to “road maintenance activities”. A... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Emergency repairs close Interstate-35 near AmesInterstate-35 southbound lanes are closed right now at the 109-mile marker, whi
Emergency repairs close Interstate-35 near Ames
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
Interstate-35 southbound lanes are closed right now at the 109-mile marker, which is near Ames. Portions of the roadway have been undermined and washed away in a construction zone, officials said. The area is about 2 miles south of the intersection... Read more
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Wilson County News
Judy Bolton Mysteriescovers. -- Carole, Springfield, Missouri A: One of the better reference books
Judy Bolton Mysteries
Wilson County News / Posted yesterday
covers. -- Carole, Springfield, Missouri A: One of the better reference books for series such as Nancy Drew, Cherry Ames, Penny Parker and Judy Bolton is “All About Collecting Girls’ Series Books” by John Axe and published by Hobby House... Read more
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Maneater
Mizzou Hillel partners with local developer to build student housing“We’ve been here for over 70 years. We’re committed to this town and to this un
Mizzou Hillel partners with local developer to build student housing
Maneater / Posted 2 days ago
“We’ve been here for over 70 years. We’re committed to this town and to this university.” The public rezoning hearing is at 6 p.m. May 5 at the Daniel Boone City Building. Annabel Ames, Nancy Coleman and Anna Sutterer contributed to this... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Won't Give Cabotage Fund to Individual - Amaechithe weekend while speaking at a maritime technical summit organised by the Asso
Govt Won't Give Cabotage Fund to Individual - Amaechi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the weekend while speaking at a maritime technical summit organised by the Association of Marine Engineers and Surveyors (AMES) in Lagos. According to him, the over N300 billion reinvestment fund disbursed to individuals in the aviation sector... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Curtailing Revenue Leakages in Maritime Sectorproposed agenda. Speaking at a maritime technical summit organised by the Asso
Curtailing Revenue Leakages in Maritime Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
proposed agenda. Speaking at a maritime technical summit organised by the Association of Marine Engineers and Surveyors (AMES) in Lagos, the Minister assured maritime stakeholders that he would not use the Cabotage Vessel Financing Fund (CVFF) to... Read more
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Freeman journal
Eleanor Hanson, 88, Webster Citytwo great-granddaughters; seven step-great-grandchildren; one step-great-great-
Eleanor Hanson, 88, Webster City
Freeman journal / Posted 2 days ago
two great-granddaughters; seven step-great-grandchildren; one step-great-great-granddaughter; sisters, Barbara Venner of Ames, Thelma (Earl) Boss of Story City; and sister-in-law, Marilyn Venner of Iowa Falls. Eleanor Hanson, 88, Webster... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
April 27, 2016were nearly done restoring their 1860 Victorian home. SPORTS: The Fort Dodge g
April 27, 2016
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
were nearly done restoring their 1860 Victorian home. SPORTS: The Fort Dodge girls golf team finished third in the Ames Invitational. April 27, 1966 NEWS: Fort Dodge attorney Mark McCormick was elected president of the four-county board... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Kooiker: Prom alcohol incident a learning opportunitydeclined the test or tested positive from participating in prom activities, inc
Kooiker: Prom alcohol incident a learning opportunity
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 days ago
declined the test or tested positive from participating in prom activities, including the after-prom, held at at Perfect Games in Ames. They will also face disciplinary consequences in school, she said. Kooiker could not state what those are for... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Harlan “Mike” Forkner Jr., 68with his family. Harlan was known to be a practical joker. Survivors include h
Harlan “Mike” Forkner Jr., 68
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 days ago
with his family. Harlan was known to be a practical joker. Survivors include his children: Mitch (Heather) Forkner, of Ames, Tracey Ohnesorge (John Harvey), of St. Anthony, Tina (Bill) McVey, of Indianola, Sureyya (Ali) Raza, of Des Moines,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Sara “Peggy” Backusyears of marriage she worked at Parkersburg Blue Cross and General Mills in Min
Sara “Peggy” Backus
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
years of marriage she worked at Parkersburg Blue Cross and General Mills in Minneapolis. In her later years she worked at O Ames and Kaiser Aluminum while raising her children and helping her husband complete his education. Most of her life was... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley Republican delegate winnersNames in boldface are Lehigh Valley Republican delegate candidates who were lea
Lehigh Valley Republican delegate winners
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Names in boldface are Lehigh Valley Republican delegate candidates who were leading at press time, followed by the presidential candidate they support (if they indicated one). Three winners are chosen in each district. 15th District (All Lehigh,... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Police Believe Man Jumped from 5-Story GarageAMES, Iowa -- Police are investigating what caused a man to fall five stories f
Police Believe Man Jumped from 5-Story Garage
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
AMES, Iowa -- Police are investigating what caused a man to fall five stories from a parking garage Monday near Mary Greeley Medical Center. Police believe the 37-year-old man may have jumped from the parking garage at the Medical Arts Building at... Read more
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Northumberland Today
The Port Hope honours community serviceSpence, Joan Stalker Float your Fanny Down the Ganny Committee: Barry Adamson,
The Port Hope honours community service
Northumberland Today / Posted 2 days ago
Spence, Joan Stalker Float your Fanny Down the Ganny Committee: Barry Adamson, Barriliegh Price, Richard Price, Todd Ames, Jeff Lees, Brenda Adamson Athletic Individual Recipients: Kallaway Mercer, Charlotte MacNeil, Andrea Elliott, Hannah... Read more
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