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Ames, Iowa is located in Story County. Zip codes in Ames, IA include 50012, 50013, and 50011. The median home price in Ames is $219,900 which is roughly $140/per square foot. More Ames information.

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Friday | USA Today

Prescription drug drop-off boxes spread across U.S.

To supplement National Take Back Days already occurring in many cities twice a year, many police departments have received permanent prescription drug drop off boxes.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Alpha Zeta

2014 NALC in Ames, IA

March 27-29, Alpha Zeta members from across the country met in central Iowa for the 2014 National Agricultural Leadership Conference.

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Iowa State University

Field Days Cater to Gardeners Seeking New Plants

Iowa State University's Research and Demonstration Farms will kick off its series of Demonstration Home Garden Field Days July 21 in southwest Iowa.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Seattle Times

Camera cuisine: Your eyes may be happier than your stomach

A diner takes a picture of her ramen, in New York. Social media and photo-sharing sites can help a restaurant gain attention, but some chefs might be guilty of sacrificing taste in the quest for a picture-perfect dish.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press

National Weather Service teams will be out surveying damage in some Iowa counties.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Slater Hosts Old-Fashioned 4th of July

Slater's 4th of July has food for everyone from Corn of a Stick to Pork on a Stick and even Ice Cream Sundaes.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Ash Tree Future May Depend on ISU Seed Bank

For a number of months we've been learning more and more about the Emerald Ash Borer.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Alpha Zeta

2014 NALC in Ames, IA

March 27-29, Alpha Zeta members from across the country met in central Iowa for the 2014 National Agricultural Leadership Conference.

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Star Tribune

Chanhassen family's small plane crashes in N.M.; 4 hurt, 1 critically

The propeller plane was traveling from Ames, Iowa and is registered to a 50-year-old man from in Chanhassen, according to the FAA.

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WHO-TV

Ames Celebrates 150 Years this Weekend

AMES, Iowa- The year was 1863 when John Insley Blair found himself traveling along with Congressman Oakes Ames.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

CNN

Rivers and Streams Crest in Central Iowa

Raw Clip 1 - Traffic negotiates around flooded areas of South 16th Street in Ames, Iowa shortly before Ames PD closes the road.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

USA Today

Iowa State students suing over marijuana T-shirts

AMES, Iowa - Two Iowa State University students are suing school officials after the university's trademark licensing office forbade a pro-marijuana group from using the Cy logo on T-shirts.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Memeorandum

Hillary Clinton's money problem

How Hillary Won Over the Skeptical Left - The surprising source of Clinton's invincibility - Jay Brown is a blunt-talking doctor from Ames, Iowa, the kind of guy who believes the biggest threats to the republic are the Koch brothers, Rupert Murdoch, and the corporatization of politics.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Ames Cyclones Aquatics Club Mourns Loss of Timothy Jenks

AMES, Iowa, June 27. THIRTEEN-year-old Timothy Jenks, a member of the Ames Cyclones Aquatics Club in Ames, Iowa, died yesterday after he was hit by an SUV during a group bike ride, according to an article in the Ames Tribune .

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Agri Marketing

Purdue, OSU To Assist At Ag Meeting For Corn Belt Farmers

PURDUE, OSU TO ASSIST AT AG MEETING FOR CORN BELT FARMERS Jun. 27, 2014 Source: Purdue University news release Purdue and Ohio State Universities are part of an organization that is sponsoring a meeting this summer to help Corn Belt farmers make their agricultural systems more resilient and sustainable.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

WOC-AM Davenport

This Year's "Run With Carl" To Be The Last

BETTENDORF, IA After 20 years, Run with Carl organizers are lacing up their racing shoes one final time for the Labor Day Tradition.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Wired

How Overlooked Plants Like the Potato Bean Can Be Tamed to Feed the World

A hand-painted wooden sign marks the entrance to Steven Cannon's community garden, tucked between a sidewalk and some train tracks in Ames, Iowa.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Regents to host efficiency study update at ISU [Ames Tribune, Iowa :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) June 22--Representatives from Iowa State University, the Iowa Board of Regents and the consulting company hired to conduct an efficiency study of Iowa's three public universities will hold a town hall meeting Tuesday morning in Ames to give an update on the study's progress to date.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

Reinbeck Courier

Joyce Newell

Joyce Newell, 67, of Ames, passed away June 12, 2014 at Israel Family Hospice House.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Ames officials release name of river victim

Authorities have released the name of a 29-year-old man whose body was recovered from the Skunk River in Ames.

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