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Robocalls Rumblings

Des Moines leaders of LULAC, a leader in the state’s Latino community says it’s time for leaders in Iowa’s white majority to defend Latinos being targeted by a ...Read more

New Plant Effect?

How  will that new240- million dollar pork processing plant being readied in Eagle Grove affect that area? I-S-U’s David Peters did surveys in the Wright County community and recently ...Read more

Tornado Block Party

When you think of a block party, you think of some neighbors within a block or two of one another getting together for some food and conversation. The churches of Marshalltown are taking that one ...Read more

Story County Assualt

An 82-year-old central Iowa woman remains hospitalized nearly one week after she was attacked by three men who broke into her home. Story County Sheriff’s Captain Barry Thomas say the home ...Read more

Yes…It is Jake

The body found two weeks ago Wolf Creek near LaPorte City has been confirmed as that of missing teen Jake Wilson. Dad Mike Wilson says the family says a service of remembrance for Jake has been set ...Read more

Holiday Driving

So, you’re making your plans for this last hurrah of summer; the Labor day Weekend. Three final days to maintain your tan and have warm weather fun. Unfortunately, it is also the most dangerous ...Read more

Tater Time

What better place to find some sweet potatoes than on Main Street. Make that Main Street in Ames. An estimated 200 pounds worth of sweet taters are anticipated to be harvested on Friday. The ...Read more

Pheasant Numbers

The state’s pheasant population is expected to be up when hunters take to the fields, despite up and down spring weather this year. Iowa Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist, ...Read more

Farm Aid Scheduled

The U-S-D-A on Monday revealed details of a trade relief package for farmers. For now, it amounts to $4.7 billion, with the possibility of more aid if exports continue to suffer. Iowa Soybean ...Read more

FEMA Update

The Marshalltown community continues to make some impressive progress in recovering from last month’s tornado. The big question continues to be, will the federal government provide some ...Read more