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  1. Casey's Sending Kids to CampRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2015 | CSP

    ... cures and support MDA's life-enhancing programs such as support groups and clinics. Casey's General Stores, based in Ankeny, Iowa, operates more than 1,850 convenience stores in 14 states throughout the Midwest. Plunge in oil prices sets the stage ...

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  2. Census Releases 15 Fastest Growing Cities And Five Are In This One StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | The Daily Caller

    ... Texas. Arizona and California come in second for states, with two cities each. All the fastest growing cities, except Ankeny, Iowa, are in the South and West. All of the cities that added the most people numerically were also in the South and West, ...

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  3. Casey's Details Distribution StrategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | CSP

    Distribution is key to supporting expansion for Casey's General Stores Inc., CFO and senior vice president Bill Walljasper revealed during the company's fiscal third-quarter 2014 earnings call on Tuesday. He said that the Ankeny, Iowa-based convenience store company is in the process of finalizing the location of a previously announced second distribution center, as well as expanding its existing distribution center.

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  4. The 11 fastest-growing cities in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | MarketWatch

    ... cities like Houston and Dallas, tons of traffic.) Some non-Texas cities that were among the fastest-growing include Ankeny, Iowa (its population jumped 6.5%) near Des Moines and South Jordan, Utah (up 6%) near Salt Lake City. Ankeny was the only ...

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  5. Couche-Tard Done With Casey's?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | CSP

    LAVAL, Quebec -- Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. is not expected to rekindle its interest in Casey's General Stores Inc. now that the Iowa convenience store chain has broken off talks with 7-Eleven Inc., according to the Canadian Press, citing analysts who have been following the saga. Ankeny, Iowa-based Casey's said Wednesday that it had spurned an increased offer by 7-Eleven and that takeover talks with the world's largest convenience store chain had ended.

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  6. Missionary Murders Church leaders seek 'biblical justice' in killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | Fox News

    ... in the U.S. frustrated and seeking "biblical justice." The bodies of Randy Hentzel, who was sent to the island by his Ankeny, Iowa, Southern Baptist church, and Harold Nichols, from a United Methodist church in East Randolph, N.Y., were found ...

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  7. Iowa DOT Spending $3.5B to Improve Road SafetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... $16-million project would be finished by the end of 2019. One of the most expensive projects, an expansion of I-35 in Ankeny, is also one of the last to be finished. The DOT wants to expand the interstate to three lanes each direction between ...

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  8. Here's where your gas tax money is goingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... million of the plan is funded by the gas tax. The plan includes improvements on Iowa Highway 141, portions of I-35 in Ankeny and Highway 6 in Des Moines. The increase in funding also allows the Department of Transportation to tackle more projects, ...

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  9. Pie Five Pizza Opens Its First Iowa RestaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Restaurant News Resource

    Pie Five Pizza Co. is excited to roll out the dough at its first Des Moines area location, opening on Thursday, May 12th at 1315 Oralabor Road in Ankeny.

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  10. Casey's App Creates Digital 'Home' for CustomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | CSP

    ... ocial media and deliver mobile coupons and text message campaigns from one location. Casey's General Stores, based in Ankeny, Iowa, operates more than 1,900 convenience stores in 14 states throughout the Midwest.

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  11. Ankeny Zombie Burger Location Opens TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Zombie Burger + Shake Lab restaurant is opening at 1550 North Ankeny Blvd #100, which is just north of Northview Middle School and the YMCA.

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  12. Jayhawks' 1V8 Named Boat of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Big 12 Conference

    ... 7: BriAnna Dittberner, Sophomore, Topeka, Kan. 6: Kaelyn Thierolf, Sophomore, Marion, Kan. 5: Allison Schaaf, Junior, Ankeny, Iowa 4: Tessa Scott, Senior, De Soto, Kan. 3: Margret Winter, Junior, Ballwin, Mo. 2: Jordan Helms Junior, Le Mars, Iowa 1: ...

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  13. Ashton Daniel HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | The Dysart Reporter

    ... was born Feb. 26, 2016 weighing 8 lbs. 3 oz., and was 21 inches long. Ashton's grandparents are Kevin & Jeanette of Ankeny, IA and Dennis & Gayle of Traer. Great-grandparents are Ruth Brown of Ottumwa, IA and Vitus Kucera of Marshalltown, IA. ...

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  14. Freeborn, Dodge, Mower and Olmsted counties win in Minnesota lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | KIMT

    ... this morning." Ignacio Chavez of Austin won $10,000 playing the Crazy Cash game. Chavez claimed the prize on May 2. Ankeny Mini Mart, 1400 NW 14th St. in Austin sold the winning ticket. April 28 was the day Michelle VandeZande had been waiting for ...

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  15. Barnesville, Minnesota's Lyal Held boated the massive bass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... to the Tri-States was murdered in Jamaica over the weekend, according to his home church. First Family Church, of Ankeny, Iowa, says Randy Hentzel, formerly of Donnelson, was a missionary through Teams for Medical Missions. T4MM told First Family ...

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  16. May the Fourth be with you! May 4th is Star Wars dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... to the Tri-States was murdered in Jamaica over the weekend, according to his home church. First Family Church, of Ankeny, Iowa, says Randy Hentzel, formerly of Donnelson, was a missionary through Teams for Medical Missions. T4MM told First Family ...

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  17. Missionary slain in Jamaica was Iowa So. BaptistAn Iowa Southern...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Florida Baptist Witness

    An Iowa Southern Baptist was among two American missionaries killed in Jamaica April 30 in what appeared to be a violent attack. Randy Hentzel, 48, a member of First Family Church in Ankeny, Iowa, was serving with the Pennsylvania-based Teams for Medical Missions when he was slain in a remote, rural area of Jamaica along with fellow missionary Harold Nichols, 53. The two men went for a motorcycle ride at approximately 8 a.m., and Hentzel's body was found hours later beside a motorcycle in some bushes, according to a news release from the Jamaica Constabulary Force.

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  18. US church of slain missionary starts fund for his familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | The Gleaner

    The US church attended by one of the missionaries, Randy Hentzel, has started a fund for members to give monetary gifts to support his family. On a posting on its web page, the First Family Church in Ankeny, Iowa, urged people to pray during what it said was a time of shocking news and great loss.

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  19. Two American missionaries found slain in JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | New York Daily News

    ... St. Mary parish in Kingston, according to a statement from the Jamaica Constabulary Force. The First Family Church in Ankeny, Iowa, which Hentzel had worked with, said the missionaries "were out on a motorcycle ride and were attacked and murdered." ...

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  20. Man charged with vehicular homicide in Polk County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | KCRG

    ... e influence. Online court records don't list the name of an attorney who could comment on Wright's behalf. He is from Ankeny.

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