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The Fort Dodge Messenger
Historic Dodger sweepFriday's action, Dowling (20-15) had won five straight contests. The Maroons ed
Historic Dodger sweep
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted an hour ago
Friday's action, Dowling (20-15) had won five straight contests. The Maroons edged the Dodgers in a 6-5 decision at last month's FDSH Invitational. Fort Dodge closes out its regular season by hosting Ames (15-21)... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
One last giftbegan a final woodworking project for Bobbie. "I saw this antique full-size be
One last gift
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 2 hours ago
began a final woodworking project for Bobbie. "I saw this antique full-size bed frame at the Habitat For Humanity Store in Ames, and decided I wanted to make one last thing for her before I go," Leo said. The headboard had 15-20 layers of paint he... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV coffee shop provides housingselects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman
WV coffee shop provides housing
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
selects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman Shepherd University Provost Christopher Ames announced June 30 William Benjamin "Ben" Martz Jr., of Cold Spring, Kentucky, has been selected as chairman of the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Americans expected to set 4th of July travel recordselects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman
Americans expected to set 4th of July travel record
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
selects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman Shepherd University Provost Christopher Ames announced June 30 William Benjamin "Ben" Martz Jr., of Cold Spring, Kentucky, has been selected as chairman of the... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
USI Insurance Services acquires MVB Insuranceselects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman
USI Insurance Services acquires MVB Insurance
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 hours ago
selects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman Shepherd University Provost Christopher Ames announced June 30 William Benjamin "Ben" Martz Jr., of Cold Spring, Kentucky, has been selected as chairman of the... Read more
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Washington Evening Journal
Yard and Garden: Properly watering your garden AMES — Gardens are potentially excellent sources for fresh produce which can
Yard and Garden: Properly watering your garden
Washington Evening Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
AMES — Gardens are potentially excellent sources for fresh produce which can be harvested, enjoyed and saved for year-round use. However, they need special care and watering to create a bountiful... Read more
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Providence Business News
BLS: Jobless rate fell in Prov. metro in May to 5%metro, the jobless rate fell to 5 percent from 5.9 percent a year earlier. The
BLS: Jobless rate fell in Prov. metro in May to 5%
Providence Business News / Posted 12 hours ago
metro, the jobless rate fell to 5 percent from 5.9 percent a year earlier. The lowest unemployment rates in May were in Ames, Iowa; Burlington-South Burlington, Vt.; and Sioux Falls, S.D., at 2.1 percent each. Yuma, Ariz., had the highest... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central WV partners with Clay Center in effort to assist youthselects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman
Big Brothers Big Sisters of South Central WV partners with Clay Center in effort to assist youth
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 hours ago
selects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman Shepherd University Provost Christopher Ames announced June 30 William Benjamin "Ben" Martz Jr., of Cold Spring, Kentucky, has been selected as chairman of the... Read more
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Daily Herald
McGraw: 15 free agents the Bulls should pursuefast-pace, why not add someone who's done it? The Bulls also have connections
McGraw: 15 free agents the Bulls should pursue
Daily Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
fast-pace, why not add someone who's done it? The Bulls also have connections here, since Doug McDermott was a teammate at Ames (Iowa) High School and coach Fred Hoiberg is the Mayor of Ames. Some team will give Barnes a max offer sheet worth about... Read more
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PhysOrg
3-D paper-based microbial fuel cell operating under continuous flow conditionfrom the anode to the cathode. Credit: World Scientific Publishing A team of re
3-D paper-based microbial fuel cell operating under continuous flow condition
PhysOrg / Posted 15 hours ago
from the anode to the cathode. Credit: World Scientific Publishing A team of researchers from the Iowa State University in Ames, IA has demonstrated a proof-of-concept three-dimensional paper-based microbial fuel cell (MFC) that could take... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Gas stations offer tasty fill-ups for holiday travelershis life, too. When he arrived in Iowa in 1991, he opened a popular Indian rest
Gas stations offer tasty fill-ups for holiday travelers
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
his life, too. When he arrived in Iowa in 1991, he opened a popular Indian restaurant in Des Moines followed by another in Ames. He tells the story of the time the King of Pop himself, Michael Jackson, dined at the restaurant, but Ahluwalia had no... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Efforts to rebuild ongoing a year after Harpers Ferry, WV fireselects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman
Efforts to rebuild ongoing a year after Harpers Ferry, WV fire
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
selects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman Shepherd University Provost Christopher Ames announced June 30 William Benjamin "Ben" Martz Jr., of Cold Spring, Kentucky, has been selected as chairman of the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Weekend concerts with Holly Nunan: July 1, 2016in Portland, Maine 5pm, 21+, $10 AC/DC Back in Black Tribute at Sapphire Night
Weekend concerts with Holly Nunan: July 1, 2016
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 hours ago
in Portland, Maine 5pm, 21+, $10 AC/DC Back in Black Tribute at Sapphire Nightclub in Auburn, Maine 6pm, 21+, $10 Allison Ames Band at Hollywood Casino in Bangor, Maine 8pm, 21+, Free Hilton Park, Happy Folk, Muddy Ruckus, The Gather Rounders and... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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The Young Witness
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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Western Advocate
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
Western Advocate / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
Kiama Independent / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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Manning River Times
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
Manning River Times / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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The North West Star
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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The Border Mail
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
FD walks off against Westin life just like all the cancer survivors." Following a 4-4 start to its seas
FD walks off against West
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
in life just like all the cancer survivors." Following a 4-4 start to its season, West has now lost 19 of its last 21 games. Three of the Wahawk wins this summer have come against intra-city rival East. Next action for FDSH is Tuesday when it... Read more
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The Fort Dodge Messenger
FD Am set to tee offwon the first FD Am title in 1948. This is the fifth IGA point tournament of t
FD Am set to tee off
The Fort Dodge Messenger / Posted yesterday
won the first FD Am title in 1948. This is the fifth IGA point tournament of the 2016 season, with the Ottumwa and Carroll Amateurs preceding it. The Iowa Masters at Veenker in Ames is slated for next week. The Country Club is a par 35-36-71 layo... Read more
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The Courier
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to voteand refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new m
'I'm very excited': first-time migrant voters embrace the chance to vote
The Courier / Posted yesterday
and refugees have won his vote. A recent survey of political opinions of new migrants, commissioned by settlement agency AMES Australia, showed high support for maintaining the current GST rate, raising taxes on the rich and putting the... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Gary W. Stoehr, Jr., 54W. Stoehr, Jr., 54, of Grundy Center, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, June 29,
Gary W. Stoehr, Jr., 54
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted yesterday
W. Stoehr, Jr., 54, of Grundy Center, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, June 29, 2016, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. Visitation will be held from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Friday, July 1, 2016, at the Engelkes-Abels Funeral Home in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Glass takes center stage in Crocker Museum exhibitsinfluences that have a nostalgic feeling. They include works relating to religi
Glass takes center stage in Crocker Museum exhibits
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
influences that have a nostalgic feeling. They include works relating to religion and spirituality, such as Jean Goodwin Ames’ sweet “Angel in Adoration,” 1952. Also among the offerings are humorous and sometimes naughty figurative works like... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Confederate flag display at bike night renews controversySome Ames residents are outraged after they claimed a racist display was imprud
Confederate flag display at bike night renews controversy
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
Some Ames residents are outraged after they claimed a racist display was imprudently placed at a well-attended public event. A vendor displayed the Confederate flag during Ames Main Street Bike Night last week, sparking controversy. The Main Street... Read more
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Boston Globe
Esplanade festivities: What you need to knowfrom Massachusetts Avenue to Longfellow Bridge Main Street (Cambridge), from T
Esplanade festivities: What you need to know
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
from Massachusetts Avenue to Longfellow Bridge Main Street (Cambridge), from Third Street to Longfellow Bridge Ames Street (Cambridge), from Main Street to Memorial Drive Wadsworth and Amherst Streets (Cambridge) Land Boulevard... Read more
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Island Packet
New questions raised about Hilton Head’s stormwater systempart of the town’s budget earlier this month — but not without concerns voiced
New questions raised about Hilton Head’s stormwater system
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
part of the town’s budget earlier this month — but not without concerns voiced by several council members, including David Ames and Mayor David Bennett. Ames said he would like to know more about the stormwater contracts the town has with private... Read more
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People Magazine
Five Things to Know About the Ongoing Alleged 'Killer Cult' Trialwere a lot of good things that had been going on at the church, but it slowly a
Five Things to Know About the Ongoing Alleged 'Killer Cult' Trial
People Magazine / Posted yesterday
were a lot of good things that had been going on at the church, but it slowly and increasingly got controlling," Ames, 26, alleges to PEOPLE. "People were being mentally abused over time and they'd become sheltered from the outside world... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Brad Paisley: West Virginia floods shocking, heartbreakingselects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman
Brad Paisley: West Virginia floods shocking, heartbreaking
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
selects chairmanShepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman Shepherd University Provost Christopher Ames announced June 30 William Benjamin "Ben" Martz Jr., of Cold Spring, Kentucky, has been selected as chairman of the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
After 18 years, Norwalk store moving to Wilton — lock, stockpot and barrelhe emigrated to the United States and answered a job ad by a New York City whol
After 18 years, Norwalk store moving to Wilton — lock, stockpot and barrel
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
he emigrated to the United States and answered a job ad by a New York City wholesale distributor to discount chains like Ames, Bradlees and Caldor, the last based in Norwalk at the time. As autumn arrived and temperatures began to drop, Gobind... Read more
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Connecticut Post
After 18 years, Norwalk store moving to Wilton — lock, stockpot and barrelhe emigrated to the United States and answered a job ad by a New York City whol
After 18 years, Norwalk store moving to Wilton — lock, stockpot and barrel
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
he emigrated to the United States and answered a job ad by a New York City wholesale distributor to discount chains like Ames, Bradlees and Caldor, the last based in Norwalk at the time. As autumn arrived and temperatures began to drop, Gobind... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
DOT: Reduce distractions in work zonesAMES – The fatal crash in a work zone on Interstate 35 June 23 in Warren County
DOT: Reduce distractions in work zones
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted yesterday
AMES – The fatal crash in a work zone on Interstate 35 June 23 in Warren County was the second such fatality that week and the eighth death in a work zone this construction season, according to the Iowa Department of Transportation. The Iowa D.O.T.... Read more
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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Fireflies In Greater Numbers this Summer in IowaFireflies along a road west of Ames. (Roger Riley WHO-HD) AMES, Iowa-Iowa this
Fireflies In Greater Numbers this Summer in Iowa
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
Fireflies along a road west of Ames. (Roger Riley WHO-HD) AMES, Iowa-Iowa this summer is seeing an abundance of fireflies, each night at dusk. Iowa State University Professor of Entomology, Donald Lewis, said the increase in the night-time light... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Shepherd University to launch business school, selects chairmanUniversity has established a leader for its anticipated New School of Business.
Shepherd University to launch business school, selects chairman
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
University has established a leader for its anticipated New School of Business. Shepherd University Provost Christopher Ames announced June 30 William Benjamin "Ben" Martz Jr., of Cold Spring, Kentucky, has been selected as chairman of the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Psychologists: Accused Maine killer remains delusionaltestified that Smith likely suffers from schizophrenia, paranoid schizophrenia
Psychologists: Accused Maine killer remains delusional
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
testified that Smith likely suffers from schizophrenia, paranoid schizophrenia or delusional disorder — according to Pam Ames, his attorney, he has since been diagnosed with delusional disorder — and believes the primary role of his attorneys is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NASA's Kepler telescope confirms a record-breaking 1,284 new planetsbefore they're hatched, but Tim's numbers allow us to do exactly that," Natalie
NASA's Kepler telescope confirms a record-breaking 1,284 new planets
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
before they're hatched, but Tim's numbers allow us to do exactly that," Natalie Batalha, Kepler mission scientist at NASA's Ames Research Center, said during Tuesday's news conference. "This is going to be very important for Kepler's most valuable... Read more
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Newton Daily News
Getting away for a bitshe hit it. It was a tough night for her, her fans and any Iowan who likes seei
Getting away for a bit
Newton Daily News / Posted yesterday
she hit it. It was a tough night for her, her fans and any Iowan who likes seeing Iowans succeed. Another Iowan can make an impact on this year’s Olympic Games. Ames native Harrison Barnes will be one of the 12 members of the USA Basketball... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach Dramaworks stages re-imagined version of musical 1776changing coats isn’t enough,” Cholerton said. “The audience has to know that’s
Palm Beach Dramaworks stages re-imagined version of musical 1776
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted yesterday
changing coats isn’t enough,” Cholerton said. “The audience has to know that’s a different guy.” As musical director Craig Ames said, “It’s all about story-telling.” If the production has the effect Dramaworks intends, a story about the nation’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
Los Gatos, Saratoga: Fireworks are illegal, and very dangerous, tooSan Jose Police Department, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Santa Clara Coun
Los Gatos, Saratoga: Fireworks are illegal, and very dangerous, too
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
San Jose Police Department, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors and NASA's Ames Research Center held a community event at Vasona Lake County Park on June 27 to discuss the risks and ramifications of... Read more
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Football365
Stop the Sterling hate campaignfinal stages when it was going horribly wrong. Many of his teammates didn’t.’
Stop the Sterling hate campaign
Football365 / Posted yesterday
final stages when it was going horribly wrong. Many of his teammates didn’t.’ We’ll just leave this here: Quit playing games with my heart ‘Ryan Giggs to QUIT Manchester United if Jose Mourinho is appointed’ – Daily Mirror, May 8. ‘Ryan Giggs... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Sherman Central School Announces Honor, Merit RollsKahle, Robert Martin, Hannah Murdock, Sofia Rater, Kaylee Thornton, Dylan Wagne
Sherman Central School Announces Honor, Merit Rolls
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Kahle, Robert Martin, Hannah Murdock, Sofia Rater, Kaylee Thornton, Dylan Wagner. Ninth Grade: Josephine Allen, Kourtney Ames, Tyler Ames, Faith Beckerink, Jassmin Bivins, Gabrielle Carris, Gwen Chase, R. Hunter Cooper, Abigail Ferreira, Rowan... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
List of Iowa restaurants affected by new credit/debit data breachinformation can call the company at 888-849-1067 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. EDT Mond
List of Iowa restaurants affected by new credit/debit data breach
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 2 days ago
information can call the company at 888-849-1067 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. EDT Monday through Friday. IOWA STORES AFFECTED: Ames 400 South Duff Ave Ames IA 50010 Ankeny 2325 SE Delaware Ave Ste 200 Ankeny Coralville 2451 2nd Street Coralville IA... Read more
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The Fairfield Ledger
Vegetable gardens need special care, watering during hot summer months - By RICHARD JAURON and GREG WALLACE, ISU Extension and Outreachcare, watering during hot summer months By RICHARD JAURON and GREG WALLACE, IS
Vegetable gardens need special care, watering during hot summer months - By RICHARD JAURON and GREG WALLACE, ISU Extension and Outreach
The Fairfield Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
care, watering during hot summer months By RICHARD JAURON and GREG WALLACE, ISU Extension and Outreach | Jun 29, 2016 AMES — Gardens are potentially excellent sources for fresh produce which can be harvested, enjoyed and saved for year-round... Read more
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The Columbian
ApplauseGround: Laura Peters. Camas: Reid Elliott; Marielle Manila; Megan Napier; Case
Applause
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
Ground: Laura Peters. Camas: Reid Elliott; Marielle Manila; Megan Napier; Casey Smith; David Wright. Ridgefield: James McGinley. Vancouver: Hannah Abebe; Molly Bosch; Mark Houston; Stuart Lauer; Brielle Lindsay; Madeline McKinnon; Caitlin... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Judge to rule if accused killer forced to take meds is now fit for trialtestified that Smith likely suffers from schizophrenia, paranoid schizophrenia
Judge to rule if accused killer forced to take meds is now fit for trial
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
testified that Smith likely suffers from schizophrenia, paranoid schizophrenia or delusional disorder — according to Pam Ames, his attorney, he has since been diagnosed with delusional disorder — and believes the primary role of his attorneys is... Read more
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The Christian Post
Benham Brothers Rally Christians in America to Stand Up, Thrive in Midst of Adversitywhose reality show was cancelled following comments against same-sex marriage,
Benham Brothers Rally Christians in America to Stand Up, Thrive in Midst of Adversity
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
whose reality show was cancelled following comments against same-sex marriage, speak at the Family Leadership Summit in Ames, Iowa August 9, 2014. The Family Leader, a pro-family Iowa organization, is hosting the event in conjunction with... Read more
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