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American Library Association
Ames Public Library awarded 2014 Baker & Taylor Summer Reading Program Grant
The Association for Library Service to Children has awarded the 2014 ALSC/Baker & Taylor Summer Reading Program Grant to the Ames Public Library.
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The Fairfield Ledger
Farmland meetings set in southeast Iowa
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach is conducting farmland leasing meetings at four different sites in southeast Iowa, including Fairfield, during late July and August.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Daily Freeman-Journal
NWTF awards scholarship
Joey Root, left, son of Paul and Ann Root of Webster City, received a $1,300 scholarship from the Neil Daniels, National Wild Turkey Federation chairman.
Iowa State University
Aug. 11 Field Day to Provide Information for Produce Growers
The 2014 Fruit and Vegetable Field Day Aug. 11 will cover topics for fruit and vegetable farmers at Iowa State University's Horticulture Research Station.
Hot Rod Magazine
Jeff Smith started with Petersen Publishing in 1979 as Feature Editor for Car Craft after graduating from Iowa State University.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Iowa Goes Bananas for GMOs
Iowa happens to have planted more genetically engineered corn and soybeans than any other state this year.
Three to compete in Fair Queen contest
Three local young ladies will vie for the crown of Grundy County Fair Queen next Wednesday as the Fair begins its five-day run at the Grundy County Fairgrounds.
The Madison Courier
Summer interns gain on-the-job experience working in Madison
Stephanie Price, center, talks about her internship at the Jefferson County Madison Area Chamber of Commerce.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
News Minute: Here is the latest Iowa news from The Associated Press
A man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for meeting a girl at a Davenport library for a sex act.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
2014 NALC in Ames, IA
March 27-29, Alpha Zeta members from across the country met in central Iowa for the 2014 National Agricultural Leadership Conference.
The Iowa Supreme Court is ordering Iowa State University to pay $650,000 to a former employee who was the subject of vicious mistreatment by superiors.
U.S. Focus on Malaysian Airliner Overshadowing Israel-Gaza Situation
James McCormick, a professor of political science at Iowa State University specializing in U.S. foreign policy, is available to comment on U.S. involvement in the Israel-Gaza conflict.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Mirror, mirror on the wall - who has the best physique of all?
Just like in the Disney version of the fairy tale " Snow White " when the wicked stepmother queen looks in her magic mirror and asks 'Magic mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all?' and the mirror replies, "My queen, you are the fairest of them all, ' such it is in bodybuilding.
From The Classroom To The Wild Blue Yonder
The precision skills of the Navy's Blue Angels will be on display at Offutt Air Force Base Saturday July 19 and Sunday July 20 during the Defenders of Freedom Airshow.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
International space mining competition to put robots on Hawaii's Mauna Kea volcano
Iowa State University tests its robot on a beach in Florida in this file photo. The school is one of seven universities participating in the PISCES Robotic International Space Mining, or PRISM, competition that starts Monday on Hawaii's Big Island.
Bureau County Republican
Iowa State University lists dean's list
Iowa State University has released its spring 2014 dean's list. Area students who made the list are Christopher Butts of Buda, Emily Passini of Dalzell, Nathaniel of Ladd, Ryan Marion of Princeton, Molly Scott of Spring Valley, Trevin Kennedy of Walnut and Donna McCune of Walnut.
Who's New in the Arts: Taryn Ann Brown, Sanspointe Dance Company
The ever-expanding arts scene in Birmingham routinely brings new faces to key positions in music, dance, theater and visual arts, whether they hail from other continents or are rising from within the community.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Toe-to-Toe: A Small Dancer Swallows a Heavyweight Champ Whole
In Tough , dance artist Chris Black's portrayal of John L. Sullivan isn't exactly straight out of central casting.
A Counterintuitive Rural Development Strategy
To save the countryside, nourish the cities. That may sound paradoxical, even radical, to rural politicians who nurse battle scars from fighting against cities for resources.
The Daily Freeman-Journal
New Extension field agronomist is named
Angela Rieck-Hinz is the new extension field agronomist for north central Iowa. She brings expertise in crop production and protection to this position, which serves a nine-county area.