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 2021-07-14 22:05 

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Multiple tornadoes reported as severe weather sweeps across north-central Iowa...

The main threats from the severe weather are damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes, according to National Weather Service officials....

 2021-07-14 21:40 

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Photos: Iowa high school wrestling legend helping the next generation...

T.J. Sebolt, four-time high school state champion from Centerville, is helping the next generation of wrestlers find success on and off the wrestling mat....

 2021-07-14 21:23 

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See the RAGBRAI route, ride across Iowa in less than 5 minutes...

Curious about what will be on the RAGBRAI route this year? Take a trip across the state without a single pedal stroke by watching this video....

 2021-07-14 21:21 

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RAGBRAI honors late former Director in 2021...

Former Ride Director and founder of the Dream Team Jim "Greenie" Green was a beloved member of RAGBRAI nation and RAGBRAI XLVIII in 2021 is dedicated to him....

 2021-07-14 20:49 

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'The Suffragist,' an Iowa-made musical, holds its long-delayed world premiere in Cedar Falls...

The musical began its life because a now-retired University of Northern Iowa professor became fascinated by the women's suffrage movement....

 2021-07-14 19:13 

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Des Moines' World Food & Music Festival announces food vendors with cuisines spanning 23 countries...

This year's World Food & Music Festival will be more inclusive than ever with menus denoting dairy free, gluten free, vegan and vegetarian items....

 2021-07-14 19:06 

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'I got in this profession to do something': Matt Campbell explains why he hasn't left Iowa State football...

With Iowa State football rising nationally and a reported NFL offer, Matt Campbell was asked why he's still coaching the Cyclones....

 2021-07-14 19:05 

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Iowa State and Breece Hall will start the 2021 season as national brands...

Breece Hall and Iowa State have become national college football brands...

 2021-07-14 18:47 

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Tom Harkin pauses IPR 'River to River' interview to chase off deer chewing up his wife's flower garden...

The Iowa Democrat was speaking about the U.S. Capitol insurrection on IPR's "River to River" when his wife's garden came under attack....

 2021-07-14 18:39 

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Photos: Iowa State coach Matt Campbell at Big 12 Media Days...

Iowa State head coach Matt Campbell speaks to the media during Big 12 media days at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas....

 2021-07-14 17:09 

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Here are the top 10 new foods at the 2021 Iowa State Fair...

The Iowa State Fair announced its new foods on Tuesday, July 13, 2021....

 2021-07-14 16:31 

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Here are the opening round pairings for the 2021 Iowa state softball tournament...

Madness in sports is usually reserved for March, but the Iowa high school softball scene saw some wacky results throughout the regional finals....

 2021-07-14 15:41 

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Warren County officials hope to use state, federal grants to repair Great Western Trail's 'failed' surface...

It's a popular trail, but "with all of the things going on in the county, I doubt there's going to be a lot of money to spare for a rec trail."...

 2021-07-14 14:54 

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Cristhian Bahena Rivera sentencing delayed in Mollie Tibbetts murder after defense lawyers file new motions...

Cristhian Bahena Rivera was convicted of first-degree murder in Mollie Tibbetts' killing. Sentencing was scheduled for Thursday....

 2021-07-14 14:48 

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City of Clive partners with 515 Brewing on goat-themed beer, pint glasses to support the Greenbelt Trail...

A portion of the proceeds from the beer and pint glass sales will go toward improvements to the city's Greenbelt Landing....

 2021-07-14 13:06 

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Bring on the honeycomb: After years of residents' lobbying, Urbandale city officials permit backyard beekeeping...

Council members unanimously voted to amend city code Tuesday, allowing residents to maintain backyard hives under some restrictions....

 2021-07-14 11:05 

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Iowa's funding for Merle Hay Mall hockey arena, Des Moines soccer stadium came up short. What will the projects' backers do now?...

Owners of the Bucs hockey team still expect to start construction this summer. But a state aid shortfall could impact their 'transformative' plans....

 2021-07-14 11:02 

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USDA to provide aid to producers who destroyed livestock during pandemic processing plant closures...

Most of the federal help is expected to go to hog producers, a category in which Iowa is the U.S. leader....

 2021-07-14 11:01 

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Opinion: Des Moines police team's reported marijuana arrest numbers raise questions about racial equity...

Register columnist: Police criticize an analysis finding disproportionate enforcement against Black drivers but say it'd take weeks to fully rebut it....

 2021-07-14 10:07 

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Ludington: Altoona sits between the edge of the city and Iowa's beautiful countryside...

Ludington: "We'll never know what we passed up when we chose Altoona. I'm sure we would have liked some of central Iowa's other communities."...

 2021-07-14 02:58 

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Mile posts: Items on David Too, Pasca Myers, Noelle Steines, Alec Baldwin, Hillary Bor, Ashlyn Bagge, Benjamin Ahlrichs...

David Too, who recently completed his eligibility at Iowa State, ran to the victory in the 5-kilometer race shortened by a tenth of a mile due to construction on the Ames Fitness Center course...

 2021-07-14 02:05 

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Iowa teen injured in deadly Adventureland accident can't currently see or speak, family's lawyer says...

The Jaramillo family's attorney said Tuesday that 16-year-old David Jaramillo, who is still on life support, can't currently see or speak....

 2021-07-14 02:01 

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Iowa teen injured in deadly Adventureland accident can't currently see or speak, family's lawyer says...

The Jaramillo family's attorney said Tuesday that 16-year-old David Jaramillo, who is still on life support, can't currently see or speak....

 2021-07-13 23:34 

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Call it ICON: Central Iowa Water Trails, now Iowa Confluence Water Trails, launches grassroots fundraising campaign...

'We have landed on a brand that truly embodies the wonder, heritage and potential of our waterways,' said Maggie McClelland, ICON Water Trails director....

 2021-07-13 23:11 

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The untold story of Mollie Tibbetts' final moments — and her family's 3-year struggle to reclaim her memory...

Mollie Tibbetts was the beloved daughter not only of her parents but of the entire town of Brooklyn, Iowa. Here's how both reclaimed her legacy....

 2021-07-13 22:53 

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Attorneys for Dubuque man twice convicted in girlfriend's death ask for another new trial...

Attorneys for a Dubuque man convicted twice in the 2017 death of his girlfriend has asked for another new trial....

 2021-07-13 22:32 

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102-year-old WWII veteran meets with Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds on nationwide campaign to raise money for nurses...

Sidney Walton, a 102-year-old World War II veteran, wants to visit all 50 states in his campaign to raise $46 million for nurses....

 2021-07-13 21:26 

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The best photos from RAGBRAI's route inspection ride...

Photojournalist Brian Powers picks his favorite photos from the route inspection ride to give you an idea of what to expect on RAGBRAI this year....

 2021-07-13 20:37 

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Iowa State Fair: Here's the top 10 new fair foods for 2021...

Iowa State Fair: Here's the top 10 new fair foods for 2021...

 2021-07-13 20:21 

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Biden nominates former Iowa Gov. Chet Culver to serve on Farmer Mac board...

Chet Culver previously served on the board of the agricultural lending agency during the Obama administration....

 2021-07-13 19:54 

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After a year with no Iowa State Fair, food vendors introduce 63 creative new dishes for 2021. What are they?...

What's going to be your new favorite food at the Iowa State Fair? Get all the details about the new offerings here....

 2021-07-13 19:43 

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A look at 2021 Summer Olympian, former Dowling Catholic star Karissa Schweizer...

Here is a look at 2021 Summer Olympian and former Dowling Catholic runner Karissa Schweizer....

 2021-07-13 19:23 

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Surging violence at Iowa's Eldora boys school sparks 'profound fear' amid shift away from harsh discipline...

An official monitor says the Boys State Training School has improved mental health services, but is plagued by student assaults on staff and peers....

 2021-07-13 19:23 

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Eldora boys school plagued by violence...

An official monitor says the Boys State Training School has improved mental health services, but is plagued by student assaults on staff and peers....

 2021-07-13 18:53 

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The Iowa State Fair's top 10 new foods of 2021...

From Pretzel Bites to Apple Pie, here's a look at the top 10 new fair foods for the 2021 Iowa State Fair....

 2021-07-13 18:34 

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Iowa State Fair unveils top 10 new fair foods for 2021...

From Indian fry bread to a peanut butter-smeared corn dog. there's plenty of calorific new flavors at the Iowa State Fair this year....

 2021-07-13 18:29 

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Iowa man sentenced to prison for disaster relief fraud...

The applications falsely claimed that Donald Franklin Trosin employed 120 people when he did not actually operate a business....

 2021-07-13 18:16 

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Photos of Iowa State Cyclones basketball star Bridget Carleton through the years...

"You're one of the best players I've ever coached," Bill Fennelly said of Iowa State basketball star Bridget Carleton....

 2021-07-13 17:42 

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Polk County rescinds burn ban after recent rains help alleviate drought conditions...

Polk County officials rescinded an open-burning ban Tuesday morning because drought conditions improved slightly....

 2021-07-13 17:18 

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Rapper Nelly coming to Clive's Horizon Events Center with Des Moines artist B. Well opening...

Opening act Billy Weathers, known as B.Well, is also a community leader who the Des Moines Register named as one of its People to Watch in 2021...

 2021-07-13 17:00 

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Our Des Moines: 'Power to the people': The Forest Avenue Library and its tradition of diversity, empowerment...

The library has books about Black history and culture and children's books in languages of the community — Spanish, Vietnamese, Arabic, Somali and more....

 2021-07-13 16:51 

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D.C. judge orders Capitol riot defendant Doug Jensen of Des Moines released to 'home incarceration' until trial...

Doug Jensen will be in his wife's custody under GPS monitoring, with no access to the internet....

 2021-07-13 16:43 

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Reward increased to find assailants in abduction, deaths of eastern Iowa girls...

On the ninth anniversary of the disappearances of Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook-Morrissey a reward was increased to $100,000....

 2021-07-13 16:38 

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First July recruiting live period: How Iowa basketball prospects performed, plus an update on Drake targets...

Here are some of Matthew Bain's takeaways from conversations with college coaches about how Iowa's prospects performed, plus, an update on who Drake is recruiting....

 2021-07-13 16:05 

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New foods of 2021 Iowa State Fair being announced today. Here are the ones from previous years....

The Iowa State Fair is announcing the new foods for the 2021 fair on Tuesday. Here are some of the new foods from year's past....

 2021-07-13 16:03 

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Here are three ways to cook sweet corn, topping ideas and how you can store it...

It's sweet corn season, so here's three ways you can cook sweet corn from a microwave to grill, plus topping ideas....

 2021-07-13 15:58 

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Iowa Democrat J.D. Scholten won't seek office in 2022, narrowing field of possible contenders...

Iowa Democrat J.D. Scholten said Tuesday he will not seek public office in 2022, instead working as executive director of RuralVote.org....

 2021-07-13 15:41 

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The making of Bauder's peppermint bars...

From 2017: See how the famed peppermint ice cream bars are made each year for the Iowa State Fair from the small ice cream kitchen at Bauder's in Des Moines....

 2021-07-13 15:16 

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Opinion: For veterans and for everybody else, Congress must lower drug prices now...

Iowan Air Force veteran: Veterans have fought for and preserved American independence for generations. Now we need Congress to protect our health....

 2021-07-13 15:02 

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Opinion: Restore public goods, with equal access for all, says Iowa CCI speaker...

Economic and social policy expert: When we back leaders who fight for common solutions to our common problems, government can do the right thing....

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