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Council Bluffs, Iowa is located in Pottawattamie County. Zip codes in Council Bluffs, IA include 51502, 51501, and 51503. The median home price in Council Bluffs is $112,500 which is roughly $79/per square foot. More Council Bluffs information.

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1 hr ago | KPTM

Greyhound Racing in Council Bluffs Nearing The End Of The Run

COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA Numbers at the betting windows at Bluffs Run have gone down steadily over the past decade prompting a movement to eliminate greyhound racing in the metro.

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12 hrs ago | The Papillion Times

New Alegent Creighton Clinic to open in Council Bluffs

Alegent Creighton Clinic officials will hold a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. today for the system's new facility at 3135 West Broadway.

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14 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Bill to end dog racing surfaces in Senate

A bill that would end greyhound racing in Council Bluffs but permits racing to continue in Dubuque is scheduled to be considered Thursday morning by a Senate subcommittee.

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19 hrs ago | KETV-TV

South Dakota rejects Iowa's red-light camera tickets

Run a red light, pay the price -- that's the law in Iowa, but not all states are on board with the traffic violations.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

WOI-TV West Des Moines

Montana man will head Iowa schools for deaf, blind

The Iowa Board of Regents has named a Montana man as superintendent of the state's schools for the deaf and sight impaired.

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Vancouver Sun

Canada to phase out old rail tankers in 3 years in response to Quebec explosion that killed 47

A government official confirmed the phase out of the DOT-111 tanker cars used to carry oil and other flammable liquids.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

KCRG

Law-Makers Say Deal is Close to End Greyhound Racing in Iowa

The finish line may be near for Iowa greyhound racing. State lawmakers say Dubuque's Mystique Casino and Harrah's Casino in Council Bluffs have reached a deal with the Iowa Greyhound Association.

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

Interim Council Bluffs police chief swears in son

The interim police chief in Council Bluffs has been given a unique opportunity to formally welcome his son as an officer.

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KEYC Television, Mankato, MN

Interim Council Bluffs police chief swears in son

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa - The interim police chief in Council Bluffs has been given a unique opportunity to formally welcome his son as an officer.

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Data Center Knowledge

Google: We've Bought 1 Gigawatt of Renewable Energy

Google celebrated Earth Day by announcing a 407 megawatt deal with Iowa utility MidAmerican Energy to supply wind energy to support Google's data center campus in Council Bluffs.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

WOI-TV West Des Moines

Judge: Iowa teen competent for murder trial

A judge has declared an Iowa teen competent to stand trial for the murder of his 5-year-old foster brother.

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The Papillion Times

Thriving Nebraska technology company says it's 'the nature of our society' to automate jobs

In six seasons at NU, Pelini hasn't changed and he won't. What he can do is pull back the curtain and let people judge the whole man, not just the slice that appears on Saturdays after a questionable call.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Papillion Times

Griswold's Topham leads western Iowa's Drake Relay qualifiers

Griswold junior Rebekah Topham again headlines western Iowa qualifiers for the high school portion of the Drake Relays, which begins a three-day run on Thursday at Drake Stadium in Des Moines.

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Greenwich Citizen

Branstad priorities not OK'd as adjournment nears

As the end of the legislative session draws near, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is pushing lawmakers to keep some of his priorities in mind.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

MMA Weekly

Bellator 117 Results: Douglas Lima Realizes Dream, Wins Welterweight Championship

Bellator 117 took place on Friday night at the Mid America Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, where Douglas Lima dominated en route to winning the welterweight championship vacated by Ben Askren .

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The Miami Herald

Officials announce plan for Microsoft data center

Microsoft will begin construction on a new data center in West Des Moines, state and local officials announced Friday, bringing the company's total investment in Iowa to nearly $2 billion, the largest in the state to date.

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The Papillion Times

Vote for Dominick: Council Bluffs family in need of wheelchair lift

Clockwise from bottom, Dominick Overman, 17, his sisters Josephine, 7, and Sophia, 3, and his mother Dena Paladino pose for a portrait in their home Wednesday afternoon.

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Njcaa Softball Muscatine at Iowa Western

The final ICCAC regular season series for Iowa Western. Muscatine comes to Council Bluffs needing to win both to stay alive for the regular season conference title.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

KTIV-TV Sioux City

Argosy Casino must stop gaming by July 1; Commissioners decide in Council Bluffs

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

4 men seeking job as Council Bluffs police chief

Walsh tells the Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil he wants to hire a chief who will have the respect of his officers, a good understanding of crime fighting and strength as a communicator.

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