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  1. Deputy Tim Felton retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | Decorah Journal

    ... since 1991 and has been involved in countless other community programs. In 2005, Deputy Felton was selected as Iowa DARE Officer of the year and in 2012 he was recognized by KWWL as "Someone You Should Know." In addition to DARE, he has been active ...

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  2. Dave Moore to perform in concert Sunday June 24, at the Lingonberry in downtown DecorahRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Decorah Journal

    ... by Norma Jean and Daryl Bosma and Steven Nelson. Dave Moore is one of the great songwriters to come out of the state of Iowa. Known for his elegant songwriting and instrumental prowess on blues guitar, button accordion and harmonica he has become ...

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  3. DNR investigating manure spill near RidgewayRead the original story

    55 min ago | Decorah Journal

    The Iowa Department of Natural Resources is investigating a manure spill about three miles north of Ridgeway in Winneshiek County. An estimated 5,000 to 10,000 gallons of manure reached the headwaters of Walnut Creek after a hose came apart during manure application.

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  4. PRB plans - Pulpit to Pulpit' event for July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Decorah Journal

    ... , Lulu & BB's Pet Market, A&J Petersburg Agency, Letterwerks, Zelda Productions, EARL Public Transit, ArtHaus and Green Iowa AmeriCorps.

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  5. Oregon Track and Field: Oregon Ducks Well Represented At U.S. ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Autzen Zoo

    Devon Allen, Arianna Washington, and Raevyn Rogers highlight past and present Oregon Ducks competing in the US Championships this weekend. While the Collegiate Track and Field season came to a close earlier this month at Hayward Field, 29 current an former Oregon Ducks are taking part in the USATF Outdoor Track and Field Championships this weekend in Des Moines, Iowa.

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  6. Americans with disabilities are finding new leverage in a tight job marketRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... with her co-workers Amanda Torres, left, and Darla Tomlinson, right, at a Kwik Star convenience store in Marshalltown, Iowa. Kwik Star began hiring employees with disabilities when it became hard to find workers who could pass its background check. ...

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  7. US communities can suffer long-term consequences after immigration raidsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Salon

    ... of these raids is visible, there are also longer-term impacts on communities. Research I conducted in Massachusetts, Iowa and South Carolina from 2007 to 2013 shows that large-scale raids are experienced locally as disasters, even by those not ...

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  8. Adel Auto Dealer Keeping An Eye on The North Raccoon RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ADEL, Iowa- When Ron Plagmann came to Adel twelve years ago, he knew his car dealership, called The Car Store, was close to theNorth Raccoon river. Several times since then, he's learned what that means.

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  9. USA Racquetball Junior Championships Bounce into Des MoinesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WHO-TV Des Moines

    ... ament is racquetball's second largest national event of it's kind in the world. Twenty-three of those athletes are from Iowa.

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  10. USATF Outdoor Championships begin ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... in the 100 hurdles this weekend. Here are some of the key events to follow as the U.S. national outdoor meet returns to Iowa after a five-year absence: The title of "World's Fastest Man" has been up for grabs ever since Usain Bolt retired. Baker, ...

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  11. Yeager awarded scholarship from Iowa 4-H FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fairfield Ledger

    Nathan Yeager, Jefferson County, was awarded the Duroe/AGR 4-H Scholarship through the Iowa 4-H Foundation at the recognition ceremony June 3 in Ames. The Iowa 4-H Foundation has announced the recipients of over 70 Iowa 4-H scholarships valued at over $100,000.

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  12. Vic Rail Scholarships awardedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... was awarded $1,000. He is the son of Laurie and Jeff Courtright of Fairfield. He plans to attend the University of Iowa pursuing a career in mechanical engineering. Steeler Higdon was awarded $1,500. He is the son of DeAnna Herman and Steve Higdon ...

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  13. Scholarships, awards presented to seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... of time and money made the awards possible. This annual local scholarship program is one of the strongest in Iowa and demonstrates the community's dedication to its young people. Anna Beasley = Jefferson County 4-H Youth Scholarship, Jefferson ...

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  14. Y contribution proposal rejected by countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... Seward Jr. said. During the June 12 meeting, the Y had requested the $20,000 contribution to help secure an Enhance Iowa grant, which would come from state gaming taxes, for the new building. Y officials reported they had $7.9 million toward the ...

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  15. Severe Weather, Flash Flooding Possible WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHO-TV Des Moines

    A Flash Flood Watch goes into effect at 1 PM and will continue through 7 PM for Adair, Audubon, Boone, Cass, Dallas, Greene, Guthrie, Madison, Polk, and Story Counties and until 7 AM on Thursday for Calhoun, Carroll, Crawford, Emmet, Hamilton, Humboldt, Kossuth, Palo Alto, Pocahontas, Sac, Webster, and Wright Counties . More thunderstorms are firing up in western and southeastern Iowa this afternoon.

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  16. Heavy rain, flooding will continue for Midwest and SouthRead the original story

    Wednesday | ABC News

    ... watches have been issued in southeast Texas and across much of the Plains. The bull's-eye will stretch from Texas to Iowa and into Illinois, where some areas could see more than 4 inches of rain. Excessive heat warnings and watches were issued for ...

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  17. Clarke student chosen to attend Iowa HOBY Youth Leadership ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Http

    ... hopes of bringing back to the community some of what they learn at the event. The Iowa HOBY Youth Leadership Conference focused on changing the world by impacting youth in a fun and dynamic way. Topics of ...

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  18. IAFP seeking nominations for 2018 Family Physician of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Http

    DES MOINES - Is your Family Physician the best of the best? Do they go above and beyond to care for their patients? Are they active in the community?Do you think they deserve the 2018 Family Physician on the Year Award?If so, we want to hear about them! The Iowa Academy of Family Physicians is seeking nominations for ... (more)

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  19. Manufacturing Feature: Osceola's ALTEC continues to build a better futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Http

    The Altec Osceola Body Plant has experienced tremendous growth in the five years it has been operating in Southern Iowa and is looking for the right candidates to join their exceptional team.

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  20. Des Moines to resume ticketing based on I-235 speed cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Muscatine appealed the court ruling. Those cities had sought the judicial review after the Iowa Transportation Department ordered some speed cameras turned off, saying the cameras didn't make interstates safer. This past ...

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