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  1. Here's What's Coming to the Outlets of Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    We're still eight months away from opening day of the Outlets of Des Moines mall in Altoona, but we already know some of the stores that will be there when that day arrives. The outlet mall is still under construction near Bass Pro Shops in Altoona.

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  2. First wave of stores announced from Outlets of Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... the economic vitality and quality of life they've heard so much about." Outlets of Des Moines will share the same Altoona exit as popular area attractions and retailers such as Adventureland Amusement Park; Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack & Hotel; ...

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  3. Police: Estranged Husband Cut Wife's Throat, Committed Suicide While FleeingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... ving contact with an minor child in the home. Police broadcast a description of Keco's vehicle and he was spotted by Altoona police. The suspect fled and crashed into the back of a semi on I-80 near Mitchellville.

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  4. Man killed wife and slit own throat before crash, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... throat had been slit by her husband, 58-year-old Ekrem Keco. Des Moines police say his vehicle soon was spotted in Altoona. He refused to pull over and instead fled on Interstate 80 until slitting his own throat before running into the back of the ...

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  5. Police investigating deaths of woman, suspect in her slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Des Moines police say in a news release that officers and medics who responded about 2:30 a.m. Monday to a report of a stabbing found the woman's body. Officers developed information about a suspect and the suspect's vehicle, and the vehicle soon was spotted by Altoona police officers.

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  6. Iowa Cold Storage expands Altoona, IA facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Refrigerated & Frozen Foods

    The new 50-foot-tall addition will feature a 100-foot loading dock, add 19,000 pallet positions and provide capacity for refrigerated, frozen and deep-chill products. Iowa Cold Storage announced plans to add 118,000 square feet to its state-of-the-art, public refrigerated warehouse in Altoona, Iowa, just 14 months after completing a 26,000-square-foot addition.

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  7. Executive Committee Meeting UpdatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | American Quarter Horse Journal

    ... of horses, people and legends was approved for the Hall of Fame Committee's convention meeting. Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa, was approved for the site of the 2017 AQHA Bank of America Racing Challenge Championships . Welcomed Anna Morrison as ...

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  8. New Bike Trail Project East of Metro Hopes to Bring Riders to Jasper CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WHO-TV

    ... trail between Monroe, through Prairie City over to the Des Moines Metro to hook up with Gay Lee Wilson Trail in Altoona." The project is being worked on by Jasper County Conservation which is getting ready to pave the first phase from Monroe to ...

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  9. Yuan's Gain Surprises Trump, Incoming China Ambassador SaysRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Washington Post

    Donald Trump probably hasn't followed through on campaign pledges to label China a currency manipulator because the yuan's been stronger than he anticipated, the U.S. President's pick as ambassador to China said Tuesday. "I think it's been going the opposite direction than he thought it was going to be going," Iowa Governor Terry Branstad said in an interview at an ethanol industry conference in Altoona, Iowa.

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  10. Yuan's Gain Has Surprised Trump, Incoming China Envoy SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Washington Post

    Donald Trump probably hasn't followed through on campaign pledges to label China a currency manipulator because the yuan's been stronger than he anticipated, the U.S. President's pick as ambassador to China said Tuesday. "I think it's been going the opposite direction than he thought it was going to be going," Iowa Governor Terry Branstad said in an interview at an ethanol industry conference in Altoona, Iowa.

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  11. Bianchi Boys Pizza & Pasta Celebrates 10th Anniversary Serving...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | PRWeb

    ... scratch, such as sandwiches, pasta and specialty pizzas. The restaurant has two locations: 2437 Adventureland Drive, Altoona, IA, (515) 957-0807; and 701 North Lincoln, Knoxville, IA, (641) 828-8085. For more information, please visit ...

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  12. Earnestine T. BoosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... sh, Washington, Maureen Fedson with Rick of Des Moines, Teressa Kuder with Jim of Keosauqua, Russell Boos with EJ of Altoona, and son-in-law, Jim McDole of Indianola; 16 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

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  13. 2017 Feed and Grain Industry Conference AnnouncedRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Agri Marketing

    An expanded educational conference for feed and grain industry professionals, Feed & Grain LIVE , will be held May 31 - June 2, at the Prairie Meadows Hotel in Altoona, Iowa. The two-and-a-half day conference will include a workshop, educational sessions and a trade show.

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  14. Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit set for January 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    This year's Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit will focus on the potential for high-octane technological options, including 30 percent ethanol blends. Called "High-Octane: Fueling a New Era" the Summit will be January 31 in Altoona, Iowa.

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  15. StrataCore and LightEdge Partner to Deliver Highly Customized Data...Read the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... vides top notch cloud, on-premise, and hybrid offerings through our state-of the-art local Data Center facilities in Altoona, IA, Kansas City, MO and (coming soon) Omaha, NE. For more information, visit https://www.lightedge.com/

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  16. 2017 Iowa Renewable Fuels Summit set for January 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... on important biofuel policy such as the Renewable Fuel Standard. The Summit will take place Tuesday, January 31 in Altoona, Iowa. The event is free and open to the public but registration is required. To register for the summit, visit ...

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  17. DeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    Residential Asset Securitization Trust 2006-A3CB Mortgage to Makowiecki Real Estate LLP, 1306 W. Loop Road, Frankstown Township, $75,000. Richard Eckard to Bridget and Daniel Laich, 1901-07 N. 11th Ave., Juniata, and 1908-10 N. 12th Ave., Juniata, Altoona, $132,000.

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  18. DeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    Jon and Alyanda Burns to Cory Ellis, Glenda Ellis-Snyder, Taylor Leonard and Gary Snyder, 222 23rd Ave., Altoona, $114,900. Nancy and William Williams, Lewis and Cindy Cessna and Constance Beckel to A&T Pacific Venture LLC, 5611-5615 Sixth Ave., Altoona, $99,000.

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  19. Officials say Altoona casino retains non-profit statusRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    Officials at Prairie Meadows casino say the Internal Revenue Service has withdrawn its challenge of the Altoona center's tax exempt status. Prairie Meadows CEO Gary Palmer announced the IRS decision Wednesday at a board meeting.

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  20. Iowa Right to Life cancels Midwest MarchRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Globe Catholic Newspaper

    ... The bishops of Iowa will celebrate the annual Mass for Life at 5 p.m., Jan. 15, at Saints John and Paul Church, Altoona, Iowa. The Mass will take place at the conclusion of the first day of the Iowa Institute for Social Action. This year's event ...

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