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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 $225,000 which is roughly $140/per square foot. More Ames information.

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City to Study Ways to Make Ames' Campustown Safer for Bicyclists

AMES, Iowa - City officials in Ames are trying to address concerns about bike safety in a problematic section of Lincoln Way, between Howard and Lynn avenues Businesses have complained that bicyclists are riding on sidewalks and causing problems with their customers.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

American Library Association

Ames Public Library awarded 2014 Baker & Taylor Summer Reading Program Grant

The Association for Library Service to Children has awarded the 2014 ALSC/Baker & Taylor Summer Reading Program Grant to the Ames Public Library.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

US News & World Report

Will Debit Card Rewards Become a Perk of the Past?

Along with closing bank branches and the elimination of free checking accounts, debit card rewards are one more piece of the banking industry on the way out.

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Agri Marketing

Temple Grandin Reports Progress In Cattle Handling, Reports New Issues

TEMPLE GRANDIN REPORTS PROGRESS IN CATTLE HANDLING, REPORTS NEW ISSUES Jul. 21, 2014 BrownfieldAgNews reports: Animal handling expert Temple Grandin delivered some good news at the International Symposium on Beef Cattle Welfare in Ames, Iowa.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Missourian

Legally blind man sets personal record in Show-Me State Games duathlon

Todd Cowan looked like all the other competitors at the duathlon of the Show-Me State Games.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Horsetalk

Four Colorado horses confirmed with vesicular stomatitis

Four horses in Colorado have been confirmed with vesicular stomatitis, adding to the 11 horses and two cattle in Texas already diagnosed with the disease.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

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

A man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for meeting a girl at a Davenport library for a sex act.

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Fri Jul 18, 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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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Mirror, mirror on the wall - who has the best physique of all?

Just like in the Disney version of the fairy tale " Snow White " when the wicked stepmother queen looks in her magic mirror and asks 'Magic mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?' and the mirror replies, "My queen, you are the fairest of them all, ' such it is in bodybuilding.

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Sys-Con Media

REG Restarts Texas Biodiesel Plant, Company Continues to Increase...

Leading biodiesel producer Renewable Energy Group Incorporated has re-started the former North Texas Bio Energy plant, which is located in New Boston, Texas.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

KCCI-TV Des Moines

Iowa parents trying new kid tracking wristbands

"I don't see a necessary thing to have but maybe when they got older," said Cora Caligiuri, a mother from Ames.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

WHO-TV Des Moines

Ames Says No to Snake Breeder

Call it snakes on a Twain. Twain Street, that is, in Ames. That's where 26-year-old Kyle Thompson lives with 44 snakes.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Perry-Paul launch foreign policy war of words

The dispute between Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and Texas Gov. Rick Perry highlights a broader divide within the GOP over international affairs in one of the first public clashes of the Republican Party's 2016 presidential primary process.

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WHO-TV Des Moines

Ames Elementary Student Helping Homeless Peers

Homelessness is a problem many of us don't see, but it's often right in front of us.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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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