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“…Bad Time…”

“This is a very bad time for agriculture.” So says Iowa Farm Bureau President Craig Hill after several days of back and forth on tariffs between the United States and China. He says

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Tama Woman Dies In Crash

A Tama woman was killed when a semi crossed the center line and hit her car on Highway 30 east of Tama yesterday. Charlene Rosenfelder was killed when she swerved to try and avoid the semi, driven

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“Yes” To Marshalltown

There’s a new convenience store player in Marshalltown, one that considers its expansion into the community as a great fit. Yesway now operates the former BP Plaza on Iowa Avenue East and 18th

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Masters Time

can Tiger Woods come back from his career abyss and capture another green jacket? That quest begins this morning as the Masters begins in Augusta, GA. It;ll be Woods first appearance at the Masters

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Just A Drill Saturday

There’s going to be some excitement in the Gilman area, but it will all be “only a test”. A four c ounty mass casualty exercise will be take place Saturday morning as four counties join

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Home & Garden Show

The Annual Times-Republican Home Show is gearing up for you this Saturday at Marshalltown Mall. 25 vendors will be on hand to help prepare you for those projects you’re just itching to get at.

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Brrrrrr….

So what if Spring is two weeks ago. The weather continues to cling to the throes of wintry weariness. National Weather Service Meteorologist Ken Podrazik says a slight warm up will arrive on

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Voters Give Thumbs Up

Voters in Ames and Gilbert both said “yes” to bond issue proposals for school districts in their communities yesterday. In Ames, 84.7 of those who voted approved a 110-million dollar plan to

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