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Felicity Taylor and the rise of girls' wrestling in Iowa - DesMoinesRegister.com

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 09:11

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Felicity Taylor and the rise of girls' wrestling in Iowa
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South Winneshiek's Felicity Taylor is the face of the girls' wrestling movement in Iowa. Four years ago, only 37 girls wrestled in the state of Iowa. This past season, that number jumped to 92. Taylor is at the front of that growth, going 34-11 at 106 ...

Iowa plans 2nd deer harvest to check for deadly disease - KMTV

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 08:48

KMTV

Iowa plans 2nd deer harvest to check for deadly disease
KMTV
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa officials are planning a second special deer harvest in northeast Iowa to test the animals for chronic wasting disease. The disease attacks the brains of deer and elk and is always fatal. No human cases have ever been ...
Iowa DNR plans second special harvest to test deer for chronic wasting diseaseDesMoinesRegister.com

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'A Day Without Immigrants' Promises A National Strike Thursday - Iowa Public Radio

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 08:45

Iowa Public Radio

'A Day Without Immigrants' Promises A National Strike Thursday
Iowa Public Radio
On the eve of a Day Without Immigrants, people attend a Valentine's Day rally organized by the New York Immigration Coalition called "Love Fights Back" in New York City. Spencer Platt / Getty Images. In cities around America, thousands of construction ...

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Iowa plans 2nd deer harvest to check for deadly disease - Artesia Daily Press

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 07:22

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Iowa plans 2nd deer harvest to check for deadly disease
Artesia Daily Press
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa officials are planning a second special deer harvest in northeast Iowa to test the animals for chronic wasting disease. The disease attacks the brains of deer and elk and is always fatal. No human cases have ever been ...
Iowa DNR plans second special harvest to test deer for chronic wasting diseaseDesMoinesRegister.com

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Animal makes Iowa appearance after being gone for 150 years - KWQC-TV6

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 07:05

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Animal makes Iowa appearance after being gone for 150 years
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An animal not confirmed to have been seen in Iowa since the 1800s has made an appearance. The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says a trail camera photo taken in northeast Iowa has confirmed the presence of a 'fisher', a member of the weasel ...
'Fierce' Carnivore Documented in Iowa After 150-Year AbsenceNewser
Trail camera captures rarely seen mammal in northeastern IowaKCRG
Iowa DNR Confirms First 'Fisher' Spotted in Iowa Since 1800swhotv.com
KCCI Des Moines
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Iowa Senate debates collective bargaining throughout night - Quad City Times

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 06:54

Quad City Times

Iowa Senate debates collective bargaining throughout night
Quad City Times
Top Republican and Democratic leaders of the Iowa Senate along with staff members confer in the well early Thursday morning during a marathon floor debate that began on Wednesday and ran — with limited breaks — throughout the day and overnight on a ...
Iowa Senate holds all-night debate on collective bargaining billDesMoinesRegister.com
Lawmakers pull all-nighter in the Iowa SenateKCCI Des Moines
GOP poised to tame political force with Iowa bargaining billWaterloo Cedar Falls Courier
whotv.com -KMTV
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Iowa tops deficient bridges list for 3rd year in a row - KWQC-TV6

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 06:03

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Iowa tops deficient bridges list for 3rd year in a row
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DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) – Iowa for the third year in a row has more bridges considered to be deficient than any other state. The latest annual rankings from the American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA), which reflect 2016 data, ...
Iowa Leads the Nation in Bad Bridgeswhotv.com
Iowa ranks number one in nation for deficient bridgesSiouxland Matters
Report: Iowa has most deficient bridges in countryThe Daily Nonpareil

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UPDATE: Iowa Democrats debate through night on bargaining bill - KCRG

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 05:57

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UPDATE: Iowa Democrats debate through night on bargaining bill
KCRG
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Democrats in the Republican-controlled Iowa Senate have debated through the night to delay voting on a bill that would eliminate most collective bargaining rights for public workers in the state. The minority party led an ...
Iowa Moves To Restrict Collective Bargaining For Public Sector WorkersNPR
Iowa House, Senate members clash as collective bargaining debate begins in earnestThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Iowa lawmakers get earful from foes of collective bargaining changesQuad City Times
DesMoinesRegister.com -Huffington Post -KWQC-TV6
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Debate grinds on over Iowa collective bargaining bill - Quad City Times

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 05:48

Quad City Times

Debate grinds on over Iowa collective bargaining bill
Quad City Times
DES MOINES — Iowa lawmakers put in a full day Wednesday talking about making large-scale changes to Chapter 20, the public employee collective bargaining law. Senators even cast a few votes as majority Republicans turned back an effort by Democrats ...
Iowa Senate holds all-night debate on collective bargaining billDesMoinesRegister.com
GOP lawmakers agree to force vote on bargaining bill in IowaOmaha World-Herald
House, Senate vote to end debate on collective bargaining billKCCI Des Moines
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier -KMTV -whotv.com
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Judge rejects Iowa landowners' challenge to Dakota Access pipeline - Omaha World-Herald

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 04:15

Omaha World-Herald

Judge rejects Iowa landowners' challenge to Dakota Access pipeline
Omaha World-Herald
This aerial photo shows the Oceti Sakowin camp, where people have gathered to protest the Dakota Access pipeline on federal land, on Monday, Feb. 13. A federal judge on Monday refused to stop construction on the last stretch of the Dakota Access ...
Iowa landowners say fight over Bakken Pipeline will move to the Iowa Supreme CourtSiouxland Matters
Judge rules against Iowa landowners taking on Dakota AccessThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Dakota Access pipeline had right to take Iowa land, judge rulesDesMoinesRegister.com

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Iowa Leads the Nation in Bad Bridges - whotv.com

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 23:20

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Iowa Leads the Nation in Bad Bridges
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DES MOINES, Iowa -- More than 55,000 bridges in America have been deemed structurally deficient, according to the American Road & Transportation Builders Association's analysis of transportation department data. Iowa has the most bridges in poor shape ...
Iowa tops deficient bridges list for 3rd year in a rowKWQC-TV6
Iowa ranks number one in nation for deficient bridgesSiouxland Matters
Report: Iowa has most deficient bridges in countryThe Daily Nonpareil

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Iowa landowners say fight over Bakken Pipeline will move to the Iowa Supreme Court - Siouxland Matters

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 22:57

Siouxland Matters

Iowa landowners say fight over Bakken Pipeline will move to the Iowa Supreme Court
Siouxland Matters
A private, out-of-state company, which doesn't serve Iowans, should not be able to use eminent domain to seize Iowa farmland for the purpose of exporting crude oil.” One of the 14 landowners, Dick Lamb said, “We're not giving up. We don't want this ...
Judge rules against Iowa landowners taking on Dakota AccessThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Dakota Access pipeline had right to take Iowa land, judge rulesDesMoinesRegister.com

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You've Been Warned, Iowa: Edinboro Plays No Games At Home - FloWrestling

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 21:45

FloWrestling

You've Been Warned, Iowa: Edinboro Plays No Games At Home
FloWrestling
A very strong Iowa team will take their squad into McComb field house for a dual Saturday against the Edinboro Fighting Scots (Watch Live Only On Flo!). Though on paper there's not many apparent opportunities for Edinboro to win matches, the rabidity ...

Iowa lawmakers grind away at Chapter 20 reform legislation - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 21:16

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Iowa lawmakers grind away at Chapter 20 reform legislation
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Adam Swihart of Newton listens to deliberations over a controversial collective bargaining bill in the Iowa State Senate chamber in Des Moines on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Debate over the legislation, Senate File 213 and House File 291, is expected ...
Iowa advocates seek end-of-life optionsQuad City Times
GOP poised to tame political force with Iowa bargaining billWaterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Republicans firm on Iowa bargaining bill as Democrats push for changesDesMoinesRegister.com
Mason City Globe Gazette -KIMT 3 -Radio Iowa
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Solomon Young highlights Iowa State's win over Kansas State - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:28

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Solomon Young highlights Iowa State's win over Kansas State
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MANHATTAN, Kan. — If you're wondering why Solomon Young wasn't in Iowa State's starting lineup sooner than last Saturday, you're probably not alone. The freshman started again Wednesday at Kansas State, where he was a significant factor in the ...
Another slow start dooms Kansas State against Iowa StateWichita Eagle
College basketball: Iowa State holds off Kansas State, 87-79Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Kansas State-Iowa State lineups, broadcast, tipoff time, facts and figuresKansas City Star
Bring On The Cats -Las Vegas Sun (blog) -Mason City Globe Gazette
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Iowa Politics Today: Bill switching Iowa to yearlong daylight saving time advances further in House - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 20:16

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Iowa Politics Today: Bill switching Iowa to yearlong daylight saving time advances further in House
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
MORE DAYLIGHT: Iowa could leave the Central Time Zone under a plan a House subcommittee recommended Wednesday. A House subcommittee endorsed ending the twice-a-year clock change by making daylight saving time the “new normal” in Iowa.
This plan is designed to preserve Iowa's newspapers from more than 180 years agoDesMoinesRegister.com

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Republicans firm on Iowa bargaining bill as Democrats push for changes - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 18:51

DesMoinesRegister.com

Republicans firm on Iowa bargaining bill as Democrats push for changes
DesMoinesRegister.com
Democratic lawmakers pressed their case Wednesday against bills that would limit collective bargaining for public employees while Republicans continued to stand firmly behind the measures. Debates over House File 291 and Senate File 213 entered a ...
Iowa advocates seek end-of-life optionsQuad City Times
GOP poised to tame political force with Iowa bargaining billBeloit Daily News
GOP chair tells Democrats not to speak for him in Iowa collective bargaining debateMason City Globe Gazette
KIMT 3 -KTIV -Radio Iowa
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Judge rules against Iowa landowners taking on Dakota Access - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 18:32

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Judge rules against Iowa landowners taking on Dakota Access
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
Keith Puntenney (top left) of Boone puts up a banner that reads “Farmers Against the Pipeline” before a public hearing about the Dakota Access pipeline before the Iowa Utilities Board at the Boone County Fairground in Boone on Nov. 12, 2015. Puntenney ...
Dakota Access pipeline had right to take Iowa land, judge rulesDesMoinesRegister.com

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Iowa Capitol Digest: Iowa lawmakers still considering time change - Quad City Times

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 18:32

DesMoinesRegister.com

Iowa Capitol Digest: Iowa lawmakers still considering time change
Quad City Times
MORE DAYLIGHT: Iowa could leave the Central Time Zone under a plan a House subcommittee recommended Wednesday. A House subcommittee endorsed ending the twice-a-year clock change by making daylight saving time the “new normal” in Iowa.
This plan is designed to preserve Iowa's newspapers from more than 180 years agoDesMoinesRegister.com

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Skilled trade jobs lagging in Iowa - KWQC-TV6

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 18:27

KWQC-TV6

Skilled trade jobs lagging in Iowa
KWQC-TV6
Davenport, IA (KWQC) Skilled labor is all around us in construction workers, electricians, plumbers, heating and air specialists.Now there may be a shortage of those jobs in Iowa. The states unemployment rate of 3.8 percent is one the lowest in the ...

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