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  1. New Projects Receive Funding Through Iowa State s Nutrient Research CenterRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Agri Marketing

    NEW PROJECTS RECEIVE FUNDING THROUGH IOWA STATE1S NUTRIENT RESEARCH CENTER Sep. 23, 2014 Source: Iowa State University news release Ten new projects have been funded through the Iowa Nutrient Research Center at Iowa State University. The 10 new projects were approved for 2014-2015, and build on 10 projects already underway that were funded for 2013-2014.

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  2. Hagie Manufacturing Event for National Manufacturing Day Will Include ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | PRWeb

    National Manufacturing Day 2014 provides an opportunity to showcase modern day manufacturing companies, improve general public perception of manufacturing careers and manufacturing's value to the U.S. economy. Senator Daryl Beall and Iowa Central Community College President Dr. Dan Kinney will be discussing the economic benefits and job opportunities at the Open House to be held at Hagie Manufacturing Company in Clarion, IA on October 3rd from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.

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  3. Challenger Warns Same-Sex Marriages Could End in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | WHO-TV

    Couples of the same sex have been legally able to marry in Iowa since 2009, but that could change warns Democratic gubernatorial candidate, Jack Hatch, a Des Moines state senator. Hatch said the scenario could happen if Iowans re-election Republican Governor Terry Branstad, keep Republicans in the majority in the house and also give the party control in the senate.

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  4. Hatch campaign suspends ads in Davenport, Sioux CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KCRG

    The campaign of Democratic candidate for governor Jack Hatch has suspended television ads in two Iowa markets and changed its advertising strategy in two others but denies it's a sign the campaign is struggling financially. 'We're just redistributing how we're doing some things to reflect the polling that we're seeing,' said Grant Woodard, Hatch's campaign manager.

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  5. Initial test on pills at Iowa prison found cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | WKBT

    The initial field testing on hundreds of pills found inside a northern Iowa prison indicated they contained cocaine and the pain killer Demerol, but later testing came back negative for controlled substances, a Department of Public Safety spokesman said Monday. The capsules discovered earlier this month at the North Central Correctional Facility in Rockwell City are now being examined at the state crime laboratory in Ankeny, which is expected to deliver the most accurate conclusion on what they contain, Sgt.

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  6. Closing The Gap? Dramatic Difference in Iowa Gov. PollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    Iowa's Democratic Governor candidate Jack Hatch's team says the state senator is closing the gap. A new poll shows incumbent Gov. Terry Branstad with a diminishing lead.

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  7. Candidates Differ on Same Sex MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    The Governor says he doesn't expect to be very involved in any possible constitutional vote banning same-sex marriage in Iowa. Republican Terry Branstad says the Governor's office doesn't have a legal role in such constitutional amendments.

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  8. Man 'locked his girlfriend's five children aged three to nine...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Man 'locked his girlfriend's five children aged three to nine inside a bedroom for more than 24 hours on several occasions' Steinbronn, who was bailed on Saturday, has been charged with five counts of false imprisonment, as well as five counts of child endangerment A man allegedly locked his girlfriend's five children in a bedroom without food or access to a bathroom for more than 24 hours on several occasions. Joshua Steinbronn, 28, was arrested and charged after police arrived at a house in Fayette County, Iowa, following a report of domestic disturbance last Friday morning.

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  9. Joshua Steinbronn Kept Girlfriend's 5 Kids Locked In Room: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Switched

    An Iowa man is charged with locking his girlfriend's five children in a bedroom for more than 24 hours without food or access to a bathroom, authorities said Monday. Deputies who responded to a report of domestic disturbance at a home in Westgate on Friday at 9 a.m. saw several children inside crying and yelling through a window for help, the Fayette County Sheriff's Office said.

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  10. Legislative Roundup: Sept. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2013 | High Times

    Supporters say the poll means that putting an end to prohibition is becoming a mainstream issue, which could stir up a world of change in the 2016 election. Meanwhile, several states are gearing up to make that change in 2014, with Alaska, Oregon and Washington, DC predicted to pass initiatives to legalize recreational marijuana in their neck of the woods.

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  11. Branstad leading Hatch by just 46 to 40 percent, Rasmussen poll showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | KCRG

    The conservative-leaning Rasmussen Reports on Monday published the results of its poll, conducted last week, which shows incumbent Republican Gov. Terry Branstad leading Democratic challenger and state Sen. Jack Hatch, 46 percent to 40 percent. That six-percentage-point margin is dramatically smaller than six previous polls, all of which showed Branstad ahead by double digits.

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  12. Dark Horse Helps Iowa PolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The Maryland governor is giving his time and money to long-shot local candidates in the Hawkeye State-and in so doing meeting key Democratic activists and boosting his 2016 profile. Jack Hatch is an underdog who has been written off by the pundits.

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  13. Beall, Taha, Neiderbach make their caseRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 | The Messenger

    State Sen. Daryl Beall and the Democratic nominees for auditor of state and Iowa secretary of agriculture spoke to Webster County Democrats Sunday evening. Beall, D-Fort Dodge, said if he's re-elected he'll continue his commitment to community colleges and the state's veterans.

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  14. Vernon outlines plan for Hatch administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | The Messenger

    Renewed support for education and a fresh approach to economic development would be the hallmarks of an administration led by Jack Hatch, the Democratic nominee for Iowa governor, his running mate told a Fort Dodge audience Sunday evening. ''I'm here to say that this will be a new day,'' Monica Vernon, the Democratic nominee for lieutenant governor, told about 75 people at a Webster County Democratic Party dinner held at The Lions Den in Armstrong Park.

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  15. Branstad offers disaster relief to Union CountyRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Branstad issued a disaster proclamation for Union County. The county suffered damage after severe storms and rain on Sept.

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  16. Future of Medical Marijuana Up For DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    But, State Senator Jack Hatch urging action next session to help parents of kids with intractable epilepsy to legally find some relief.

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  17. Jack Hatch at the FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | KICD-AM Spencer

    Senator Jack Hatch was in Spencer Friday. He spent time at the democratic booth at the fair.

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  18. Maryland Gov. O'Malley Plying the Ground Game in IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WCBM-AM Pikesville

    During her weekend visit to Iowa, the first visit since her devastating third-place showing in the 2008 Iowa caucuses, Hillary Clinton confirmed she was thinking about another run for the presidency. "Well, it is true, I am thinking about it.

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  19. Hillary Clinton returns to Iowa after 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | KETV-TV

    Sunday was the final Harkin Steak Fry, and Sen. Tom Harkin invited some heavy hitters to the event on the balloon fields of Indianola. An emotional Harkin reminded the huge crowd of Democrats that they made his 40-year political career representing Iowa in Congress possible.

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  20. Fresh start or '08 deja vu?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | CNN

    "It's been seven years, and a lot has changed," Hillary Clinton said Sunday in her first visit to Iowa since the state dealt her presidential campaign a devastating body blow. Roughly 200 credentialed media were gathered in a far corner of the Indianola Balloon Field, the grassy expanse where Sen. Tom Harkin was convening his 37th and final Steak Fry, an annual fundraiser that doubles as a point of entry for ambitious Democrats curious about the Iowa caucuses.

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