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Iowa's chance to advance in WNIT also a chance for coaching milestone - Omaha World-Herald

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 21:43

Mason City Globe Gazette

Iowa's chance to advance in WNIT also a chance for coaching milestone
Omaha World-Herald
IOWA CITY — Iowa women's coach Lisa Bluder will have a chance to claim her 700th win Sunday afternoon at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. But Washington State won't hesitate to steal the opportunity. The Cougars, ranked 19th nationally in steals (358) and 31st ...
Bluder, Iowa inching closer to milestone, WNIT title gameMason City Globe Gazette

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North Iowa heading back to Silver Cup tournament - Mason City Globe Gazette

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 21:32

North Iowa heading back to Silver Cup tournament
Mason City Globe Gazette
LA CROSSE, Wis. – No part of North Iowa's series vs. La Crosse was easy this weekend, but the Bulls are heading back to the Silver Cup tournament for the fifth straight year after scoring a series-clinching 3-2 win over the Freeze Saturday. Like Friday ...

Iowa educator picked as new superintendent of FUSD - Arizona Daily Sun

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 20:49

Arizona Daily Sun

Iowa educator picked as new superintendent of FUSD
Arizona Daily Sun
Michael Penca, the superintendent for the Mason City Community School District in Iowa, answers questions from community members during a forum held at Sinagua Middle School Wednesday. Penca has been picked for the superintendent position with ...

ABATE of Iowa hopes to enhance motorcycle survival rates through education - KWQC-TV6

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 18:33

KWQC-TV6

ABATE of Iowa hopes to enhance motorcycle survival rates through education
KWQC-TV6
ABATE of Iowa, District 15 is hoping to change that by educating both riders and non-riders through their annual Two Wheel Trauma Class. "Motorcycling is my way of life," Slider Gilmore, an instructor and motorcyclist said. He says he enjoys teaching ...

Two non-profits join forces to help youth of central Iowa - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 18:29

DesMoinesRegister.com

Two non-profits join forces to help youth of central Iowa
DesMoinesRegister.com
Nearly 30 years ago, Jane Magers started inviting underprivileged kids and teenagers in Des Moines to her home on Sundays to feed them dinner and provide them some guidance. Now, the Jane Foundation, a non-profit organization she officially started ...

Iowa trying to figure out offense under new staff - Mason City Globe Gazette

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 18:26

Mason City Globe Gazette

Iowa trying to figure out offense under new staff
Mason City Globe Gazette
IOWA CITY – A simple approach provides a starting point for the Iowa offense as the Hawkeye football team begins to work its way through spring drills. Changes in the offensive coaching staff have led to new terminology and new ideas which will shape ...
Why Iowa wide receiver Nick Easley could be the breakout star of spring practiceLandof10.com

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Iowa football: Hawks going with simple approach - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 16:58

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Iowa football: Hawks going with simple approach
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
IOWA CITY -- A simple approach provides a starting point for the Iowa offense as the Hawkeye football team begins to work its way through spring drills. Changes in the offensive coaching staff have led to new terminology and new ideas which will shape ...
Why Iowa wide receiver Nick Easley could be the breakout star of spring practiceLandof10.com

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Editorial: Iowa faces a perfect storm on water quality - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 16:31

DesMoinesRegister.com

Editorial: Iowa faces a perfect storm on water quality
DesMoinesRegister.com
The deteriorating state of Iowa's rivers and streams is more than an environmental, quality-of-life issue; it's also becoming a major burden on taxpayers and water-utility ratepayers and a threat to Iowa's ag-based economy. But you'd never know that by ...
Judge Dismisses Controversial Iowa Nitrate LawsuitIowa Public Television
Iowa City metro second-fastest growing in Iowa | The GazetteThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

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Driving drunk: Iowa's deadly problem — about the project - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 16:14

DesMoinesRegister.com

Driving drunk: Iowa's deadly problem — about the project
DesMoinesRegister.com
The Des Moines Register's three-month investigation into Iowa's deadly problem with drunken driving began with obtaining information about nearly 200,000 alcohol-related cases adjudicated in Iowa's district courts from Jan. 1, 2005 to Dec. 31, 2016.
Iowa Officials Agree to Help Medicaid Firms With ShortfallU.S. News & World Report
Iowa to spend about $10 million to help Medicaid firms cover lossesOmaha World-Herald
Iowa officials agree to help Medicaid firms with shortfall - WGEM.com: Quincy News, Weather, Sports, and RadioWGEM

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Iowa Officials Agree to Help Medicaid Firms With Shortfall - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 15:51

DesMoinesRegister.com

Iowa Officials Agree to Help Medicaid Firms With Shortfall
U.S. News & World Report
The three national companies have complained about losing about $450 million in Iowa's shift to private Medicaid management, which started last April, the Des Moines Register reported (http://dmreg.co/2n4E4Ea ), and have pleaded with state officials to ...
Driving drunk: Iowa's deadly problem — about the projectDesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa officials agree to help Medicaid firms with shortfall - WGEM.com: Quincy News, Weather, Sports, and RadioWGEM

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As future father and Iowa State QB, Jacob Park learning to grow up - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 15:11

DesMoinesRegister.com

As future father and Iowa State QB, Jacob Park learning to grow up
DesMoinesRegister.com
AMES, Ia. — During his freshman season at Georgia, Jacob Park got caught up in partying and didn't make football a top priority. Thus, he couldn't get on the field as a quarterback. When he arrived at Iowa State, Park still struggled to follow some of ...

Iowa authorities need help finding missing 37-year-old woman - KCCI Des Moines

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 15:11

KCCI Des Moines

Iowa authorities need help finding missing 37-year-old woman
KCCI Des Moines
Iowa City police are asking for the public's help tracking down a missing 37-year-old woman. Officers say Katherine "Katie" JoAnne Brooker was last seen at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City, March 10. Booker hasn't been heard from since. According to a ...
MISSING PERSON: Iowa City police need help finding Katie BrookerKCRG
Iowa City police search for missing womanIowa City Press Citizen

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Iowa's race to the bottom - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 15:06

Iowa's race to the bottom
DesMoinesRegister.com
We can be last in being nice — no more Iowa nice. Above all, we can be last in education. We can be the nastiest, poorest and most ignorant state in the U.S. It is within our reach. Last November we elected just the people we can depend upon to ...

Man Crossing Iowa Highway Hit, Killed by Minivan - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 13:25

Man Crossing Iowa Highway Hit, Killed by Minivan
U.S. News & World Report
TAMA, Iowa (AP) — A Tama County man has died after being hit by a minivan on Highway 30 near Tama in east-central Iowa. The Iowa State Patrol tells Cedar Rapids television station KCRG (http://bit.ly/2mBWRKO ) that 41-year-old Randolph Papakee Jr.

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Iowa Republicans split on GOP health care plan - even if they never got to vote - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 12:34

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Iowa Republicans split on GOP health care plan - even if they never got to vote
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
DES MOINES — Their hands finally forced, we learned this past week where Iowa's Congressional Republicans stood on their party's plan to dismantle the Democrats' health care reforms. Even if they never got to cast their vote. Iowa's three Republican U ...
Amended Iowa Workers' Comp Overhaul Advanced to SenateInsurance Journal
Iowa Lawmakers React to Delay in Healthcare Votewhotv.com

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Authorities ID 2 People Found Dead Inside Boone Home - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 12:22

Authorities ID 2 People Found Dead Inside Boone Home
U.S. News & World Report
The Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation has called their deaths suspicious and says a handgun was found inside the home. Police did not specify the Richesons' relationship, but a neighbor told Des Moines television station KCCI that a woman and her ...

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Iowa Mother Charged in July Starvation Death of Infant - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 12:18

Iowa Mother Charged in July Starvation Death of Infant
U.S. News & World Report
Authorities say first responders were called to Poole's Birmingham, Iowa, apartment on July 7. Poole had called 911 to report her infant son, Judah Wessels, was having trouble breathing. The baby was pronounced dead at a hospital about an hour later.

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Workers compensation bill is a disaster for Iowa GOP - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 11:06

DesMoinesRegister.com

Workers compensation bill is a disaster for Iowa GOP
DesMoinesRegister.com
My message to Republican legislators is simple: Iowa Republicans rode Donald Trump's coattails to victory. President Trump promised us that the Republican Party is the new party of the working class. But if that is so, why are we screwing the working ...

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Vote for Iowa's greatest men's basketball player: Knockout Round, Day 1 - Landof10.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 10:30

Landof10.com

Vote for Iowa's greatest men's basketball player: Knockout Round, Day 1
Landof10.com
Iowa men's basketball has a rich tradition with 25 NCAA Tournament appearances, eight Sweet 16s and three Final Fours. The Hawkeyes have produced dozens of elite players who have played professionally, earned All-Big Ten honors and remain icons ...
Purdue Baseball Opens Big Ten Play at Iowa - Hammer and RailsHammer and Rails
Iowa falls to Purdue in wet Big Ten baseball openerThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Purdue Begins Big Ten Play at IowaPurdue Boilermakers
Sioux City Journal
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Here are the final two Iowa beers in the Register's Beer Brackets - DesMoinesRegister.com

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 09:39

DesMoinesRegister.com

Here are the final two Iowa beers in the Register's Beer Brackets
DesMoinesRegister.com
And we've reached the finals! Sixty-four beers entered The Des Moines Register and Iowa Taproom Beer Brackets and, after thousands of votes cast, two beers remain: Flix Brewhouse's 10 Day Scottish Ale and Confluence Brewing Co.'s Capital Gold Lager.

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