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An Iowa State University student was found dead at an off-campus apartment. Here's what we know.


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 03:38:11 +0000

Author: Phillip Sitter, Ames Tribune

An Iowa State University student was found dead Wednesday at a Welch Avenue apartment complex.

      

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Photos from MLB's Field of Dreams 2022 game: Chicago Cubs top Cincinnati Reds


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 03:51:56 +0000

Author: Bryon Houlgrave and Joseph Cress, Des Moines Register

The Chicago Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds, 4-2, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022, at the Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa,

      

Read more: Photos from MLB's Field of Dreams 2022 game: Chicago Cubs top Cincinnati Reds


Meet the 2022 Iowa State Fair's Big Ram, Big Boar and Super Bull winners


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:45:14 +0000

Author: Francesca Block, Des Moines Register

While no records were broken this year, history was made at the Livestock Pavilion, Swine Barn and Sheep Barn throughout the day.

      

Read more: Meet the 2022 Iowa State Fair's Big Ram, Big Boar and Super Bull winners


Check out the photos from Day 1 at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 02:10:06 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

Check out all the sights from the first day of the Iowa State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 11, 2022.

      

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Des Moines Register Political Soapbox bringing candidates to the Iowa State Fair


Created: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 00:28:55 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

More than a dozen Iowa political candidates will appear at the Des Moines Register's Political Soapbox at the 2022 Iowa State Fair in August.

      

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What channel is the Field of Dreams MLB game? Here's how to watch, stream Cubs vs. Reds in Iowa.


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 22:42:23 +0000

Author: Adam Hensley, Des Moines Register

The Chicago Cubs clash with the Cincinnati Reds in the 2022 Field of Dreams game in Dyersville, Iowa. Here's how you can watch.

      

Read more: What channel is the Field of Dreams MLB game? Here's how to watch, stream Cubs vs. Reds in Iowa.


Motorcyclist dies from injuries after early Saturday morning crash in Des Moines


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 22:11:36 +0000

Author: Grace Altenhofen, Des Moines Register

Bryton Tichy, 26, of Cedar Falls has died of his injuries after a motorcycle crash in Des Moines early Saturday morning.

      

Read more: Motorcyclist dies from injuries after early Saturday morning crash in Des Moines


Iowa drought growing worse, especially in south, northwest, U.S. Drought Monitor shows


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 21:29:50 +0000

Author: Bill Steiden, Des Moines Register

Rain over the weekend didn't prevent drought conditions from spreading and deepening in large swaths of the state

      

Read more: Iowa drought growing worse, especially in south, northwest, U.S. Drought Monitor shows


What to do and see on the second day of the Iowa State Fair 2022


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 23:50:57 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register staff

Des Moines Register newsroom staffers put together this daily guide to help you enjoy your time at the 2022 Iowa State Fair.

      

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See all the candidates who appeared on the 2022 Register's Soapbox at the Iowa State Fair


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 23:51:06 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

See all the candidates who appeared on the 2022 Register's Soapbox at the Iowa State Fair

      

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Investigation underway after possible human remains found along Iowa River in Marshall County


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 19:08:27 +0000

Author: Philip Joens, Des Moines Register

The Marshall County Sheriff's Office is investigating after four bones believed to be human were found along the Iowa River Wednesday.

      

Read more: Investigation underway after possible human remains found along Iowa River in Marshall County


Off Hours: Some of the coolest things to see and do at the Iowa State Fair


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 18:41:34 +0000

Author: Susan Stapleton, Des Moines Register

What are some of your favorite things to do at the Iowa State Fair? Our entertainment editor shares some of hers.

      

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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan flips pork chops at Iowa State Fair, talks 2024 election outlook


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 18:28:38 +0000

Author: Brianne Pfannenstiel, Des Moines Register

"I care about country and I care about our party and I definitely want to be a voice and I want to play some role in the future," Larry Hogan said.

      

Read more: Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan flips pork chops at Iowa State Fair, talks 2024 election outlook


Iowa asks state court to allow 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law to go into effect


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 22:06:30 +0000

Author: Stephen Gruber-Miller, Des Moines Register

The 2018 abortion law, which would ban abortion after about six weeks, was blocked by courts. The landscape has since changed, Iowa argues.

      

Read more: Iowa asks state court to allow 'fetal heartbeat' abortion law to go into effect


Iowa Department of Transportation announces major Interstate Highway 80 improvements


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 15:22:51 +0000

Author: Chris Higgins, Des Moines Register

The multiyear project could begin by the fall of 2024.

      

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216-unit affordable apartment complex proposed for riverfront across from downtown Des Moines


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 14:10:05 +0000

Author: Kim Norvell, Des Moines Register

At least one City Council member thinks the plan for The Union at River's Edge needs improvement before it can go forward on the prime site

      

Read more: 216-unit affordable apartment complex proposed for riverfront across from downtown Des Moines


2022 Iowa State Fair preview section


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 13:48:09 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

The Iowa State Fair begins Thursday, Aug. 11 and continues through Sunday, Aug. 21.

      

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Check out photos of the 2022 Iowa State Fair parade through Des Moines


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 12:39:01 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

The Iowa State Fair drew thousands of people to downtown Des Moines ahead of the first day of this year's fair.

      

Read more: Check out photos of the 2022 Iowa State Fair parade through Des Moines


Des Moines man who had OWI conviction vacated by Iowa Supreme Court pleads guilty


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 12:00:30 +0000

Author: Philip Joens, Des Moines Register

A Des Moines man who had his 2019 operating while intoxicated conviction vacated by the Iowa Supreme Court pleaded guilty again in the case this week.

      

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Des Moines murder trial opens with claims man shot up apartment because of 'bruised ego'


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:00:25 +0000

Author: William Morris, Des Moines Register

Prosecutors say Tyrone Cameron fired 15 rifle shots through a closed door, killing Jeffrey Gillom and wounding Jennifer White.

      

Read more: Des Moines murder trial opens with claims man shot up apartment because of 'bruised ego'


RNC chair: Republicans value Iowa caucuses as Democrats are 'absolutely walking away' from the state


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 03:19:26 +0000

Author: Ian Richardson, Des Moines Register

Democrats are "absolutely walking away from Iowa" as the first-in-the-nation state for 2024, RNC chair Ronna McDaniel said.

      

Read more: RNC chair: Republicans value Iowa caucuses as Democrats are 'absolutely walking away' from the state


081022-chicagofed


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 01:53:36 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

Charles Evans, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, speaks during an interview with The Des Moines Register at Drake University Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2022 in Des Moines.

      

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See the butter cow and her companion pieces at the Iowa State Fair


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 23:21:52 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

The butter cow and her 'The Music Man' companion pieces are ready at the Iowa State Fair.

      

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Get a first look at the Iowa State Fair butter cow and 'The Music Man' butter sculpture


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 23:21:54 +0000

Author: Grace Altenhofen, Des Moines Register

Sarah Pratt's twin daughters, Hannah and Grace, are 18. Sarah Pratt's approximately 1,200 pounds of butter for sculpting are 17, just a year younger.

      

Read more: Get a first look at the Iowa State Fair butter cow and 'The Music Man' butter sculpture


'An abundance of blooms': 5 spots to see, pick summer flowers in central Iowa


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 21:23:13 +0000

Author: Allison Ullmann and Virginia Barreda, Des Moines Register

Pose for a selfie, make a bouquet, or take a class at these hot spots for summer flowers in central Iowa.

      

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Things to do and see on the first day of the 2022 Iowa State Fair


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 17:45:26 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register staff

Des Moines Register newsroom staffers put together this daily guide to help you enjoy your time at the 2022 Iowa State Fair.

      

Read more: Things to do and see on the first day of the 2022 Iowa State Fair


Today marks 2 years since devastating Aug. 10 derecho slammed Iowa


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 20:52:52 +0000

Author: Virginia Barreda, Des Moines Register

The straight-line wind storm, which produced severe wind damage across portions of eight Midwestern states on Aug. 10, 2020, is considered the most costly thunderstorm in U.S. history.

      

Read more: Today marks 2 years since devastating Aug. 10 derecho slammed Iowa


Food Bank of Iowa distribution center to nearly double in size amid growing need


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 20:24:46 +0000

Author: Des Moines Register

The $11 million project will be funded through grants and private donations, the organization said.

      

Read more: Food Bank of Iowa distribution center to nearly double in size amid growing need


Mahaska County GOP censures U.S. Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks over support of same-sex marriage


Created: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 00:19:17 +0000

Author: George Shillcock, Iowa City Press-Citizen

The Respect for Marriage Act passed the U.S. House 267-157 in July. The bill awaits a vote in the U.S. Senate.

      

Read more: Mahaska County GOP censures U.S. Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks over support of same-sex marriage


Archive photos of former President Herbert Hoover in Iowa on 80th birthday


Created: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 14:06:28 +0000

Author: Joseph Cress, Iowa City Press-Citizen

The 31st president of the United States visited his hometown of West Branch, Iowa and nearby Iowa City during his celebration.

      

Read more: Archive photos of former President Herbert Hoover in Iowa on 80th birthday

 
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