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  1. Craft Beer Brewing and Local PhilanthropyRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | PR Log

    PRLog - April 25, 2015 - ALTOONA, Iowa -- Craft Breweries have become staples within local communities throughout the country. There will always be the big kahunas in every business but what truly binds a 'local' brewery is its roots.

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  2. L-Tron Announces Spring Law Enforcement Conference ScheduleRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | PR Log

    ... equipment, e-Citation, firearms tracking, RFID technology and printing solutions. L-Tron will begin its tour in Altoona, IA at the Governor's Highway Traffic Safety Conference (http://www.extension.iastate.edu/ gtsb/) on April 28-29. Next, the ...

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  3. Bondurant, Altoona to hold spring clean-up daysRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | The Des Moines Register

    Area communities are preparing for their annual spring clean-up. Altoona's city-wide clean-up is scheduled for Saturday, April 25, and Bondurant's clean-up event is scheduled for Saturday, May 16. The trucks will begin collecting landfill-bound items at 6 a.m. Solid waste should be placed at the curb the night before items will be picked up, the ... (more)

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  4. Smart911 offers personal safety profilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Des Moines Register

    ... of the tool in Dubuque County, Brear said they began the nearly year-long process of bringing it to Polk County. Altoona police Chief Jody Matherly said this service helps local municipal police departments help citizens. "Citizens now have the ...

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  5. William Joseph Kauzlarich, 73, AltoonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Des Moines Register

    Bill graduated from North High School in 1960 and received his Bachelor of Science degree in engineering operations from Iowa State University in 1964.

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  6. Tank named "Beautiful Bulldog" in Iowa contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Billy, owned by Natasha Jodoin, of Altoona, Iowa, looks on during judging at the 36th annual Drake Relays Beautiful Bulldog Contest in Des Moines, Iowa. Billy, owned by Natasha Jodoin, of Altoona, Iowa, looks on during judging at the 36th annual Drake Relays Beautiful Bulldog Contest in Des Moines, Iowa.

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  7. Google seeks $1 billion expansion of Council Bluffs centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KCRG

    ... ding about $2 billion to build two data centers in West Des Moines and Facebook has invested about $1 billion in two Altoona data centers.

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  8. Enabling garden to add children's gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Des Moines Register

    The Enabling Garden in Altoona is set to grow by next fall. The Polk County Master Gardeners project will add a children's garden to the existing plot just south of Hy-Vee.

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  9. New Resources Released For Paperless Fertilizer Tonnage ReportingRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Agri Marketing

    ... f implementation resources. More information will also be available during AgGateway's Mid-Year Meeting June 8-11 in Altoona, Iowa.

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  10. Altoona Homeowners Take a Look at the Always Fresh Drinking Water...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Emailwire.com

    Altoona, IA -- Area residents have discovered the Always Fresh drinking water system installed by their own Iowa water filtration Expert. The state-of-the-art water filtration system offers conveniences not provided with other models.

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  11. Altoona man dies after his motorcycle strikes carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KCRG

    An Altoona motorcyclist has died after he struck a car pulling into a Des Moines highway from a residential driveway. The Des Moines Police Department says the collision occurred just before 6 p.m. Monday on Broadway Avenue in Des Moines.

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  12. Lessons from Altoona: What Facebook's newest data center can teach usRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Network World

    ... for you. Last November, between the announcements of Wedge and 6-Pack, Facebook opened its newest data center in Altoona, Iowa. And as it has done with its other network innovations, Facebook openly shared its new design . It turns out that there ...

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  13. Altoona Man Dies in Traffic AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    Des Moines Police have completed the investigation into Monday's fatal accident that claimed the life of a man from Altoona. 43 year old Kenneth Chapman of Altoona was on the bike when he ran into the rear of a car pulling out of a driveway.

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  14. Altoona motorcyclist dies in accidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Des Moines Register

    ... with a car has died, police said. Authorities identified the motorcyclist as Kenneth Dever Chapman, 43, of Altoona. Erin Buechler, 36, was pulling out of a driveway at a home in the 4100 block of Broadway Avenue at about 5:45 p.m. when Chapman, ...

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  15. Hillary Clinton hits the road in her 'Scooby van'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Yahoo!

    ... "I just saw her and I was like, 'There's no way that's her!'" Chris Learn, a 19-year-old Penn State Altoona student, told CNN. "She didn't really say why she was there, but I was guessing it was for presidential stuff." The "Scooby Van" is scheduled ...

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  16. Willard Dale McClanahan, 98, AnkenyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Des Moines Register

    ... fairs. In 1933 he won a trip to the National 4-H Club Congress in Chicago. Willard married Betty Colleen Plummer of Altoona on Oct. 7, 1944. To this union three daughters were born: Bonnie Sue, Nancy Jo and Sarah Jane. Willard was engaged in ...

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  17. SEP certifies budget at 0 percentRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Des Moines Register

    ... the community. "If you couple the lowering in allowable growth with some of the TIF movement that has happened in Altoona and Pleasant Hill from TIF valuation base to regular valuation base and also a net gain in the valuation base, that's where ...

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  18. Etsy Owes Data Center Efficiency to Facebook's Open Source VMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Data Center Knowledge

    A technician at work in a data hall at Facebook's Altoona, Iowa, data center. Etsy attributes recent accomplishments in data center efficiency in large part to using the Facebook -developed, open source HipHop Virtual Machine , according to software engineer Dan Miller on Etsy's blog.

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  19. Marketing strategy to show 'Altoona happening now'Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | The Des Moines Register

    ... of the process called "discovery," wherein the group sat down with "key communicators" in the Des Moines metro and Altoona area. "We learned a lot through the discovery information," he said. "In fact, from the beginning of the discovery process, ...

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  20. Coordinator of Youth Ministry - Ss. John and PaulRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 2 | DFW Catholic

    Ss. John and Paul Parish, Altoona, Iowa, a parish of intergeneration faith formation, seeks full-time Coordinator of Youth Ministry. Necessary skills include relational ministry with adolescents, administration, planning, budgeting, program development, and the formation of volunteers.

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