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Holiday Driving

So, you’re making your plans for this last hurrah of summer; the Labor day Weekend. Three final days to maintain your tan and have warm weather fun. Unfortunately, it is also the most dangerous

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Tater Time

What better place to find some sweet potatoes than on Main Street. Make that Main Street in Ames. An estimated 200 pounds worth of sweet taters are anticipated to be harvested on Friday. The

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Pheasant Numbers

The state’s pheasant population is expected to be up when hunters take to the fields, despite up and down spring weather this year. Iowa Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist,

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Farm Aid Scheduled

The U-S-D-A on Monday revealed details of a trade relief package for farmers. For now, it amounts to $4.7 billion, with the possibility of more aid if exports continue to suffer. Iowa Soybean

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FEMA Update

The Marshalltown community continues to make some impressive progress in recovering from last month’s tornado. The big question continues to be, will the federal government provide some

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Ernst In Midst Of Divorce

Joni Ernst’s office has released a statement saying the Senator and her husband are in the process of divorcing. Joni and Gail Ernst married in 1992. The statement says the two remain

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More Crashes…

Another weekend, more traffic accidents in the state of Iowa. A Whitemore woman was killed when she failed to stop at a stop sign. Olivia Bachman’s car then collided with an SUV driven by Paul

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Good To Be Back Home?

It’s back home to the Council Chambers tonight for the Marshalltown City Council. After a few meetings at the Library while the city office building was being repaired, the Council will meet at

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Saying Goodbye

Approximately two-thousand people attended Sunday afternooon’s funeral mass for Mollie Tibbetts, the 20-year-old University of Iowa student who’s body was found last week in a cornfield. A

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DISASTER RELIEF

If you are a small business owner affected by the tornado and need further assistance, Consumers Energy Cooperative, Heart of Iowa Communications along with Marshall Economic Development have

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