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  • Principal arrested at Iowa game to return to work

    IOWA CITY (AP) — A high school principal who was arrested on suspicion of drunkenness at a University of Iowa football game will return to work on Mon ...
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • Des Moines officers shoot man with knife

    DES MOINES (AP) — Officers have shot a man who menaced them with a knife and wouldn’t put it down, Des Moines police said.
    Sept. 18, 2014 - 10:43 am
  • 'Phantom' showing at Civic Center through Sunday

    Tickets are still available for Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ...
    Sept. 17, 2014 - 11:41 am
  • Iowa soybean crop projected to hit eight-year high

    ANKENY – A record soybean crop may be projected nationwide, but Iowa Soybean Association leaders don’t expect a bumper harvest due to adverse weather.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Murphy USA to celebrate E15, E85 product at Newton location

    JOHNSTON — The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association announced Monday Iowa motorists will have greater access to cleaner-burning, lower-cost ethanol blends ...
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Elevator grain prices as of Sept. 12

    The Iowa Department of Agriculture released elevator grain prices as of 2 p.m., Sept. 12, for yield delivered to Interior Iowa Country Elevators.
    Sept. 16, 2014 - 10:33 am
  • Trooper worried about mistakes after drowning

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri Highway Patrol trooper expressed concerns in a call to a supervisor that he might have made mistakes after a handcu ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:46 am
  • Clinton embraces Iowa, Obama in return to state

    INDIANOLA (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s third-place finish in the 2008 Iowa caucuses seemed but a fading memory when the former secretary of state t ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • Trial delayed in 2005 slaying of Iowa girl, 5

    WEBSTER CITY (AP) — A hearing has been scheduled for the man accused of killing a 5-year-old northern Iowa girl in 2005.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:45 am
  • Manure spill fouls stream in northwest Iowa

    MAURICE (AP) — The Iowa Natural Resources Department is investigating a fish kill caused by manure spilled into a northwest Iowa creek.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Gas buildup forces Iowa school to cancel classes

    NASHUA (AP) — Officials canceled classes Monday at an elementary school in northern Iowa because of a buildup of natural gas.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Iowa farming officials seek punishment for thieves

    DES MOINES (AP) — Iowa farm officials are seeking to enforce a mandatory minimum sentence for the felony theft of livestock and crops.
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:44 am
  • Northern Iowa man still missing after a year

    HAMPTON (AP) — A $20,000 reward has been renewed for information that helps authorities find a northern Iowa man who has been missing for the past yea ...
    Sept. 15, 2014 - 10:44 am
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    If the election was today, who would have your vote for Iowa Governor?
    Terry E. Branstad
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