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  1. Field of Dreams hosts Hall of Fame Tour kickoffRead the original story w/Photo

    2 min ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    ... time to Dyersville for both Manfred and Smoltz. "I'll check this one off as an incredible endeavor. I've never been to Iowa, and certainly coming here and just seeing the, kinda how real it is. Sometimes the movie screen doesn't make things real. ...

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  2. Iowa Democrats criticize Grassley during televised debateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | KCRG

    Democrats vying to challenge Republican Sen. Charles Grassley in his upcoming re-election race have used a televised debate in Iowa to criticize the longtime senator's involvement in a Supreme Court nomination fight. The four candidates, including former Iowa Lt.

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  3. City-wide cleanup event planned for Sioux CityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... the Citizen's Convenience Center (CCC) for disposal of hazardous materials at 255-8345. Storms ripped through northwest Iowa Sunday evening that dropped hail as large as golf balls and produced wind gusts up to 65 miles per hour. Storms ripped ...

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  4. John Kenneth Knaus, CIA officer who aided in Tibetan struggle, dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... had been drawn by a British expedition in 1904." John Kenneth Knaus, who lived in Washington, was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on May 30, 1923. After Army service in World War II, he graduated from Stanford University, where he also received a ...

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  5. Notebook: Boggs No. 26 retired at Fenway - Thu, 26 May 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Boggs said. Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred traveled to the "Field of Dreams" movie site in eastern Iowa to announce this year's National Baseball Hall of Fame tour stops in six cities. Manfred was joined by 2015 Hall of Fame pitcher ...

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  6. Wanted fugitive nabbed in Storm Lake, IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... residence. Plain clothes officers moved in and took him into custody without incident. Storms ripped through northwest Iowa Sunday evening that dropped hail as large as golf balls and produced wind gusts up to 65 miles per hour. Storms ripped ...

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  7. Invasive weed makes its return to the Iowa Great LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    The invasive weed has returned with a vengeance to the north side of East Lake Okoboji, the same area that was heavily infested last year. Mike Hawkins, a fisheries biologist with the Iowa Department of Natural Resources tells KUOO news those that have dock permits in the infested areas can mechanically remove the weed to give them better access to the lake... "The removal of curly leaf pond weed from around docks can be done with mechanical, or pulling, cutting, raking...those types of things...around the dock and hoist and a path is done without a permit.

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  8. Siouxland Students Showoff Pottery CreationsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... says she has students who aren't in her class that ask to get on the wheel and try it. Storms ripped through northwest Iowa Sunday evening that dropped hail as large as golf balls and produced wind gusts up to 65 miles per hour. Storms ripped ...

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  9. ISU debuts beer sales to general public at MVC baseball tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Tribune-Star

    Tribune-Star/Joseph C. Garza Ballpark tradition: Indiana State baseball fan and parent, Tab Newbury, left, of Des Moines, Iowa, takes a freshly poured cup of beer he just purchased during the ISU baseball game against Wichita State on Thursday at Bob Warn Field at Sycamore Stadium. Tribune-Star/Joseph C. Garza Diamond draft: A Wichita State fan enjoys a cup of beer under the lights of Bob Warn Field at Sycamore Stadium on Thursday during the MVC Tournament.

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  10. Trump Backers, Brexit Voters Pose Market Threat, McCaughan SaysRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    ... voters will reject a Brexit. He worked for European firms including Credit Suisse Group AG before joining Des Moines, Iowa-based Principal Financial Group Inc. more than a decade ago. He said it's hard to know based on Trump's statements how the ...

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  11. Bees, butterflies to get better habitat along Interstate 35Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... in part due to pesticide use, habitat loss and parasites. The agreement signed Thursday by officials from Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas and the federal government is meant to improve the habitat and develop a branding ...

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  12. Statewide Walk in Mason CityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KIMT

    Elderbridge representatives says this is a great way to get involved in the community and promote awareness about issues related to aging. "1 in 5 Iowans is a senior citizen these days and so that's kind of getting to be a large number.

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  13. Animal Feedlots-Vo.transferRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KIMT

    The issue of animal feeding operations like Cafo's, has become a big issue lately with Prestage Farms planning a new pork processing plant in North Iowa. "A new proposal that will allow dry manure from open feedlot operations to be sold as bulk dry animal nutrients for the Department Of Agriculture Program just like what's already done for confinement feeding operations," says Gene Tinker, DNR Coordinator, and Animal Feeding Operations.

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  14. MLB commissioner announces Hall of Fame tour stopsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred traveled to the "Field of Dreams" movie site in eastern Iowa on Thursday to announce this year's National Baseball Hall of Fame tour stops in six cities. Manfred was joined by 2015 Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz in Dyersville to announce that Davenport, Iowa; Kansas City, Missouri; Milwaukee; St. Louis; Minneapolis; and Las Vegas will be host cities for this year's "We Are Baseball" tour stops.

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  15. Body of missing swimmer found in northern Iowa riverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSFY

    ... in the water around 3 p.m. Thursday. An autopsy has been scheduled. The person's identity has not been released. Iowa Department of Natural Resources officers and a spokesman for the Chickasaw County Sheriff's Office didn't return calls Thursday ...

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  16. Two arrested in chases in Lee, Carroll countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    Sauk Valley law officers in several counties had a busy morning, chasing down drivers in two incidents resulting in felony charges. The person turned out to be Garnie M. Head III, 43, of Clinton, Iowa, who was wanted on Whiteside and DeKalb County warrants.

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  17. House Debate: Candidates make final pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    Democrats Mike Sherzan, Desmund Adams, and Jim Mowrer are competing to run in the November general election against Republican incumbent David Young. I MAKE DECISIONS GATHER.

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  18. House Debate: Candidates support $15 minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... AND SAYS IOW HAS THE THIRD MOST THE COUNTRY. DELEGATION TO VOTE AGAINST THAT. HE ALSO OPPOSED THE IMPORT BANK. HERE IN IOWA. THERE IS A STARK CONTRAST BETWEEN FOLKS WHO WANT TO INVEST TO GO BACKWARDS. STACEY MR. ADAMS, WHAT IS YOUR BETTER THAN ...

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  19. Tornado watches, warnings canceled for Thursday eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    ... BREAK. EARLY MORNING RAIN AND THEN IT DRIES OUT FOR MOST OF FRIDAY SHOWERS. 10:00 A.M. TEMPERATURES AT 71. IN TIME, 75. IOWA. LOTS OF STORMS DOWN SOUTH. MORE OF THAT MOISTURE WILL YOU CAN SEE THE RAIN. I WANT TO SHOW YOU THE MOVEMENT. ORANGES. ...

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  20. Tobacco users get tax break from LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... has pushed to repeal the yearly increase. His southeastern Minnesota legislative district borders both Wisconsin and Iowa. A spokeswoman for ClearWay Minnesota, a nonprofit group that lobbies for reducing tobacco use, said it is about tobacco. The ...

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