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Iowa Regulator's Confirmation Delayed Amid Conflict Concerns - U.S. News & World Report

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Iowa Regulator's Confirmation Delayed Amid Conflict Concerns
U.S. News & World Report
Iowa Regulator's Confirmation Delayed Amid Conflict Concerns. The Iowa Senate is slowing down the confirmation of Geri Huser as the Iowa Utilities Board chairwoman after The Associated Press revealed her extensive private legal work. | March 29, 2017 ...

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Iowa man found dead in semitrailer loaded with grain - DesMoinesRegister.com

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Iowa man found dead in semitrailer loaded with grain
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BELMOND, Ia. — Authorities are investigating the death of a northern Iowa co-op worker whose body was found in a semitrailer loaded with grain. Belmond police say 57-year-old Daniel Feller was pronounced dead Monday at the MaxYield Cooperative ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Feds' tab could hit $225 million to help Medicaid firms cover Iowa losses - DesMoinesRegister.com

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EXCLUSIVE: Feds' tab could hit $225 million to help Medicaid firms cover Iowa losses
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Iowa's decision to help Medicaid managed-care companies shoulder deep financial losses would only cost the state government about $10 million, but it could cost the federal government up to $225 million, state officials say. Much of the federal money ...

Judge Moves Trial of Iowa Man Charged With Killing Officers - U.S. News & World Report

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Judge Moves Trial of Iowa Man Charged With Killing Officers
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa judge has moved the murder trial of a man charged in the killing of two police officers to another part of the state. Judge Karen Romano granted a change of venue to Scott Greene, ordering Tuesday that his trial be ...

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Webster man killed in morning crash in Iowa - Watertown Public Opinion

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Watertown Public Opinion

Webster man killed in morning crash in Iowa
Watertown Public Opinion
Darwin Knutson, 50, was southbound on Interstate 29 roughly a mile north of the Blendcoe exit about halfway between Sioux City and Council Bluffs at 6:24 a.m., according to a report from the Iowa State Patrol. He was in the left lane. A tow truck was ...

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Iowa Man Found Dead in Semitrailer Loaded With Grain - U.S. News & World Report

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Iowa Man Found Dead in Semitrailer Loaded With Grain
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Iowa Man Found Dead in Semitrailer Loaded With Grain. BELMOND, Iowa (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a northern Iowa co-op worker whose body was found in a semitrailer loaded with grain. Belmond police say 57-year-old Daniel Feller ...

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Iowa Producers Aiding Southern Fire Victims - whotv.com

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Iowa Producers Aiding Southern Fire Victims
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The Iowa Cattlemen's Association says in the last week there have been groups from Iowa heading down south to help build fences or care for cattle. CEO Matt Deppe says it's important for the ag community to help out in tough times, "This is no ...
Iowa cattle producers make hay to help Midwest wildfire victimsDesMoinesRegister.com

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Proposed Iowa budget reduced by $173 million for next fiscal year - Iowa State Daily

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Iowa State Daily

Proposed Iowa budget reduced by $173 million for next fiscal year
Iowa State Daily
A lack of state revenue will result in cutting nearly $173 million in spending from the budget proposed by Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad for the fiscal year beginning July 1, The Des Moines Register reported. The budget blueprint, as outlined in the 1,046 ...
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Basu: Even Wal-Mart pays workers better than Iowa law requiresDesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa Senate OKs Bill Limiting Law Enforcement Cash SeizuresU.S. News & World Report
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Google, Microsoft, back Iowa constitutional amendment - DesMoinesRegister.com

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Google, Microsoft, back Iowa constitutional amendment
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The Iowa Constitution would offer protections against unreasonable searches and seizures of Iowans' electronic communications and data under a constitutional amendment advancing through the Iowa Legislature. House Joint Resolution 1 has already been ...

New Public Wildlife Area Coming to Central Iowa - whotv.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 21:32

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New Public Wildlife Area Coming to Central Iowa
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IOWA -- The Iowa National Heritage Foundation is working to create a new public wildlife area in central Iowa. The organization is working with the DNR to buy the 1,000 acre Heritage Hills property in Madison and Clarke Counties. The Iowa National ...

Iowa GOP back 'fetal heartbeat' abortion bill - The Detroit News

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 20:57

Washington Post

Iowa GOP back 'fetal heartbeat' abortion bill
The Detroit News
Des Moines, Iowa — Republicans in the Iowa Legislature are backing newly filed legislation that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, prompting Democrats to threaten an all-night filibuster to delay an initial procedural vote. A GOP ...
Iowa Republicans Back 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion LegislationU.S. News & World Report

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South Fork child sex assault case nets arrest in Iowa - The Denver Post

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 19:58

The Denver Post

South Fork child sex assault case nets arrest in Iowa
The Denver Post
A 56-year-old woman was arrested in Iowa as a suspect in a child sex-assault case out of southern Colorado. Helen Price was arrested Saturday in Moravia by the Appanoose County Sheriff's Office, according to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation. Price ...

Iowa Legislature drops volunteer secrecy effort after info surfaces - DesMoinesRegister.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 19:17

Iowa Legislature drops volunteer secrecy effort after info surfaces
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Crawford County Memorial Hospital officials had pushed for the legislation after the Iowa Public Information board ruled last year that the hospital must release its list of volunteer drivers. Hospital officials fought for nearly two years to keep ...

Basu: Even Wal-Mart pays workers better than Iowa law requires - DesMoinesRegister.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 17:49

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Basu: Even Wal-Mart pays workers better than Iowa law requires
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Sometimes you have to wonder what sorts of rationalizations lawmakers feed themselves when they're cheating the lowest-wage workers out of a shot at a middle-class life. Do they wake up at night hearing a nagging little voice of conscience reminding ...
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Iowa Senate OKs Bill Limiting Law Enforcement Cash SeizuresU.S. News & World Report
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Iowa Republicans Back 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Legislation - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 17:36

The Detroit News

Iowa Republicans Back 'Fetal Heartbeat' Abortion Legislation
U.S. News & World Report
If enacted in Iowa, the measure is expected to face legal challenges over its constitutionality. The U.S. Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. Wade ruling established a nationwide right to abortion, though states were permitted to restrict abortions after ...
Iowa GOP back 'fetal heartbeat' abortion billThe Detroit News

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Turtle protections take effect in Iowa - DesMoinesRegister.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 17:33

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Turtle protections take effect in Iowa
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Environmental activists claimed victory as limits intended to rein in Iowa's commercial turtle trapping industry took effect this week. Before the restrictions took effect, Iowa was one of only a handful of states that allowed commercial trappers to ...

Iowa cattle producers make hay to help Midwest wildfire victims - DesMoinesRegister.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 17:29

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Iowa cattle producers make hay to help Midwest wildfire victims
DesMoinesRegister.com
The stories of loss tore at the hearts of Iowa cattle producers after wildfires swept through Kansas, Texas, Oklahoma and southern Colorado earlier this month. Thousands of cattle dead. Hundreds of thousands of grassland acres destroyed. Generations of ...

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IOWA CAPITOL DIGEST: Branstad touts wind energy - Quad City Times

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 16:40

Quad City Times

IOWA CAPITOL DIGEST: Branstad touts wind energy
Quad City Times
Iowa Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds answers questions Monday about new report that projects Iowa could have as many as 17,000 jobs in the wind energy sector by 2020, as Gov. Terry Branstad, John Boorman, vice president of Iowa Wind Energy Association, and ...
Iowa Senate OKs Bill Limiting Law Enforcement Cash SeizuresU.S. News & World Report
Iowa Senate OKs changes in controversial civil asset forfeiture lawDesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa Senate approves workers' compensation overhaulKCCI Des Moines
Omaha World-Herald -Mason City Globe Gazette
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Pro Day takeaways: Iowa State's Wiltz shows off big-time speed - DesMoinesRegister.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 16:26

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Pro Day takeaways: Iowa State's Wiltz shows off big-time speed
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AMES, Ia. – When Jomal Wiltz was at the 2017 College Gridiron Showcase All-Star Game, NFL scouts told him they were looking for two things from defensive backs: Speed and coverage skills. Wiltz, a former Iowa State player, should have their attention ...
Iowa State players try to 'open eyes' at pro dayThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

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Iowa State stands by lecturer who assigned 9/11 essay from the perspective of terrorists - DesMoinesRegister.com

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 15:56

Iowa State Daily

Iowa State stands by lecturer who assigned 9/11 essay from the perspective of terrorists
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Amid media attention and criticism from a state lawmaker, Iowa State University administrators are standing behind a lecturer who assigned students to write a historical account of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks from the perspective of a terrorist network ...
Iowa State assignment asks students to write on 9/11 from terrorist perspectiveIowa State Daily
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