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29 min ago | Examiner.com

Saving Abel, Little River Band, and Eyes Set to Kill top Friday's live music

The Central Iowa Concert Calendar for Friday, August 22 includes concerts from Saving Abel , Little River Band , Eyes Set to Kill , Bob Pace & The Dangerous Band, the Quay Thomas Trio, The El Dorados, Will Kimbrough, SP3, and more.

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Related Topix: Eyes Set to Kill, Saving Abel, Country

4 hrs ago | KCRG

Miller-Meeks tours Iowa City VA

Republican Mariannette Miller-Meeks toured the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Iowa City today.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Iowa man loses sentence appeal for fraud schemes

A northeast Iowa man sentenced to nearly four years in federal prison for fabricating grain elevator scale tickets and bankruptcy fraud has lost his sentence appeal.

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Related Topix: Federal Prisons, Prison, Economics News, Bankruptcy, US News, Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals

KCRG

Iowa historic preservation praised as economic development generators

The 86-year-old Paramount Theatre, which was devastated by flooding in 2008, was cited Thursday at the Preserve Iowa Summit as an example of the community, cultural and economic synergy that can be achieved through historic preservation efforts.

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Related Topix: Cedar Rapids, IA

Osky News

Mahaska County Woman Inducted Into Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame

Eileen Blom of Mahaska County was inducted into the 2014 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, Aug. 17. Eileen Blom of Mahaska County was inducted into the 2014 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building at the Iowa State Fair on Sunday, Aug. 17. Eighty-two ... (more)

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Related Topix: Mahaska County, IA, Iowa State University

Washington Examiner

Republican presidential candidates flock to Iowa's Joni Ernst

Presidential jockeying in Iowa has started early, with GOP hopefuls using Republican Joni Ernst 's upstart Senate bid to lay a political foundation for the 2016 caucuses .

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Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Bruce Braley, Senator Marco Rubio, Republican, Senator Rand Paul

Home

Iowa woman accused of ramming husband's motorcycle

Des Moines police say a 45-year-old Osceola woman used her sport utility vehicle to chase and ram a motorcycle carrying her husband and another woman.

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The Hill

Clinton seeks Iowa redemption

Clinton will be the star guest at retiring Sen. Tom Harkin's final steak fry in Iowa on September 14. It's an early trip for the former senator and secretary of state, who will be accompanied by former President Clinton.

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Related Topix: Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Bruce Braley, Barack Obama, Illinois, Illinois Government

WHO-TV

Baby Dropped Off at Medical Center Under Safe Haven Law

According to the Iowa Department of Human Services a newborn baby boy was dropped off at a hospital under Iowa's Safe Haven law.

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Related Topix: Iowa Government

Wed Aug 20, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Iowa DNR: Aerial spraying likely to blame for Lyon County fish kill

For the second time in recent weeks, aerial spraying of Lyon County, Iowa, fields may be to blame for a fish kill.

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Related Topix: Lyon County, IA, Akron, IA, Sioux City, IA

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Glitch meant extra unemployment checks; staff told to stay quiet

Internal emails show Iowa's workforce agency provided unemployment benefits earlier this year to people who didn't seek them and that staff was urged to stay quiet about what had happened.

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Roll Call

Iowa Poll Shows Democrat With Big Edge in Open House Contest

State Rep. Pat Murphy, the Democratic nominee in the open-seat House contest to replace Iowa Democratic Senate nominee Bruce Braley, had an 11 point lead over his Republican opponent, according to a poll obtained by CQ Roll Call.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Iowa Government

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Man, daughter charged with locking Iowa man in grain bin

A South Dakota man and his daughter from California face kidnapping charges after allegedly locking the woman's husband in a grain bin in Iowa following a domestic dispute.

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KIMT

Climate change could mean more ticks, mosquitoes

Along with weather extremes including floods and drought, experts say a warmer Iowa climate also could boost the population of ticks, mosquitoes and fire ants and make poison ivy more potent.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

KWWL-TV Waterloo

Officials: Iowa inmate left work release facility

The state Department of Corrections says 29-year-old Randy Paul Doss was placed on escape status Tuesday after he failed to return to the facility from an authorized appointment to update his sex offender registry status.

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Related Topix: Iowa Government

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Iowa City Press-Citizen

Iowa's 11th-best football victory of the past 50 years

Iowa dismantled Iowa State 57-3 on Sept. 28, 1985. Two days later, the Hawkeyes moved to the No.

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KCCI-TV Des Moines

Telemed abortions will end in Iowa in 30 days

New at 5, telemedicine abortions will end in 30 days. A ruling today by a Polk County judge backs the Iowa Board of medicine's decision.

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Related Topix: Abortion, Medicine

ABC News 4 Charleston

Police: Ex-officer communicated with Iowa girl

Pleasant Hill Police said in a news release Tuesday that 31-year-old Allen Haney was accused of communicating with a 13-year-old Des Moines girl via the Internet.

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Medical Daily

Iowa Rep. Henry Rayhons Arrested For Marital Rape After Alleged...

Henry Rayhons, a Republican member of the Iowa House of Representatives since 1997, was arrested last Friday on third-degree sexual abuse charges.

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Related Topix: Iowa Government

680News

In AP interview, Paul Ryan discusses fathera s struggle with alcohol, death at family home

At age 15, Paul Ryan was already feeling isolated from his father, who had grown distant from his family and leaned heavily on whiskey.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Associated Press, Family, Kids, Mitt Romney

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