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Business
8:25 am
Fri November 21, 2014

Survey suggests economy still slow in rural areas

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The economic outlook for rural areas of 10 states in the Plains and the West improved in November, but the monthly survey of bankers doesn't suggest much growth.

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Crime
3:38 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Trial proceedings begin in Iowa shooting case

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — Trial proceedings have begun in the case of a southwest Iowa man accused of shooting a woman to death.

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Crime
12:16 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Western Iowa mom pleads guilty to cancer hoax

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — A 30-year-old western Iowa mother has pleaded guilty to allegations that she devised an elaborate hoax about a diagnosis of cancer for her 5-year-old daughter.

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General News
1:00 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

Heartland 2050: vision plan looks at transportation, workforce, welcoming communities

Attracting a young and skilled workforce and being a welcoming community are among the goals identified in the Heartland 2050 Vision.

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Crime
10:58 am
Fri November 14, 2014

Prosecutor: Iowa mom takes deal in cancer hoax case

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — Prosecutors say a western Iowa mother accused of lying about her young daughter's cancer diagnosis has accepted a plea deal.

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Government
8:16 am
Wed November 12, 2014

$1.1B economic impact seen in Iowa oil pipeline

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — An analysis by a West Des Moines company says a proposed oil pipeline across Iowa would provide an economic impact of $1.1 billion to the state during two years of construction.

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Crime
9:33 am
Tue November 11, 2014

Cancer hoax case moved to different Iowa county

ATLANTIC, Iowa (AP) — The trial of a western Iowa mother accused of lying about her young daughter's cancer diagnosis has been moved to another county.

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Politics & Elections
1:37 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

Young: fiscal responsibility, balanced budget needed

The Iowa Secretary of State’s office says voter turnout on Tuesday was 53 percent.

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Iowa
10:58 am
Fri November 7, 2014

Iowa teen found not guilty in brother's death

LOGAN, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa teenager who claimed he killed his 5-year-old foster brother because he thought the child was a goblin has been found not guilty by reason of insanity.

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Politics & Elections
12:41 am
Wed November 5, 2014

Republican Young beats Appel for 3rd district seat

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — David Young, a longtime aide to U.S. Sen. Charles Grassley, has been elected in Iowa's 3rd district.

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