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  1. Tanks to Nowhere: Why the US Is Losing the Domestic Investment GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 |

    My hometown is an idyllic place, a sleepy town of 3,500 set among the cornfields of Story County, Iowa.


  2. Volunteers in Ames 'Stand Down' for Homeless VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... either are homeless currently, or they're right on the line," said Luke Jensen, Office Administrator for the Story County Department of Veterans Affairs. "They're about to be if something doesn't change for them - soon." That's why various ...


  3. Stabbing Investigation Underway in AmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The Story County Sheriff's Office was called to a mobile home at Crestview Mobile Home Park on West Lincoln Way just after 2 a.m.


  4. Stabbing Investigation near AmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    AMES, Iowa-Story County Sheriff's deputies were called to Crestview Mobile Home Park at 5615 Lincolnway, after 2AM Thursday.


  5. Ames Triathlete Competes In Honor Of Twin BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2014 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... - old was training for the triathlon when he died in a biking accident after colliding with a car last month in Story County. Timothy's twin sister, Olivia, was his training partner. The two planned to compete in the triathlon together, instead was ...


  6. Iowa man found dead near crashed motorcycleRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Story County Sheriff's Office says someone called authorities just after 5:30 a.m. Friday to report a man lying next to a crashed motorcycle in a ditch along Highway 69 north of Huxley in central Iowa.


  7. Court rules that federal government owns Fitzgerald e-mails about...Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Mobile Radio Technology

    FirstNet-related emails from Paul Fitzgerald - a FirstNet board member and the elected sheriff of Story County, Iowa - that were sent and received from his Story County e-mail account are the property of federal government and cannot be released to the public by the county, according to a federal court ruling.


  8. Slater Hosts Old-Fashioned 4th of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | WHO-TV

    ... Pork on a Stick and even Ice Cream Sundaes. Each 4th of July between 10,000 and 20,000 people come to the small Story County town of Slater on July 4. The town has hosted a July 4th Celebration for over 100 years. For a number of years the ...


  9. Severe Weather Possible in Iowa, Eastern Nebraska on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | KCRG

    At 4:05 p.m., the National Weather Service issued a tornado watch for parts of Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri that extends eastward to Polk and Story counties, including the cities of Ames and Des Moines. The watch lasts until 11 p.m.


  10. DLL Wayne Employees Participate in Round-the-World Yacht RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 |

    The following was provided to Patch by De Lage Landen: As De Lage Landen employees from the U.S. sail the grueling Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, colleagues back at the office will live the team-building metaphor with a Build-A-Bike benefit for local chapters of the Boys & Girls Clubs in Philadelphia, Story County, Iowa, and Metro Atlanta on ... (more)


  11. Congress Flirts with Mandating Paid Maternity Leave, Other Women's BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Instapundit

    ... workplace policies for women when his wife, Ruth, had a baby shortly after being elected county attorney of Story County, Iowa. "She cleaned out a broom closet in her office to make a place for a crib or bassinet, and she took [the baby] to work ...


  12. Ames opens BioDome exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... in the future." Produce harvested from the exhibit will be donated to Plant-A-Row for the Hungry that serves Story County food pantries. Although tilapia usually reaches market weight of about two pounds within six months, the fish will stay in the ...


  13. Some neighbors oppose new 4,600 hog confinementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    About 4,600 hogs could be moving into a new hog confinement in Story County northeast of Ames and northwest of Nevada.


  14. Iowa Couple Sues DuPont Danisco Over Stover Pile FiresRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | Agri Marketing

    ... stover for a new cellulosic ethanol plant - threatened it all and will again. They're suing DuPont Danisco in Story County District Court, claiming the company has acted recklessly and carelessly in storing the "highly combustible corn stover" ...


  15. Storm Damage: Cleanup Begins In Story Co.Read the original story

    May 21, 2014 | WHO-TV

    ... says Schomaker. The county saw 50 to 60 mile an hour winds last night. Melissa Spencer, Deputy Coordinator for Story County Emergency Management, says the biggest concern was flash flooding. A good two to three inches of rain soaked the area in a ...


  16. Downpour floods some southern Story County roadsRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    The Des Moines Register reports that nearly 3 inches of rain fell between 7 and 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Ames airport.


  17. Fired Single Mom Asks Senate Why Women Don't Have Better Workplace ProtectionsRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Switched

    ... workplace policies for mothers after his wife, Ruth, had a baby. She had just been elected county attorney of Story County, Iowa. "She cleaned out a broom closet in her office to make a place for a crib or bassinet, and she took [the baby] to work ...


  18. Lunch Line: School 'On Wrong Side Of Street'Read the original story

    May 15, 2014 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... be reimbursed for about half. "Yes, right down the middle of the street," Jean Kresse with the United Way of Story County confirmed. "So if we were on the other side of the street we could not have an open site, which means every child that comes ...


  19. Cop removed as head of 911 systemRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... of the 911 system. Now Dowd will oversee the transit division. Another board member, Sheriff Paul Fitzgerald of Story County, Iowa, raised a stink in April 2013 when he charged that FirstNet's work was "plagued by improprieties with procurement and ...


  20. May Have Jumped In Front Of TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A woman was seriously injured when she was hit by a truck in Story County early Thursday morning, but officials say she may have intentionally jumped out in front of the vehicle.