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Health/Medical
2:18 pm
Mon May 18, 2015

Minnesota insurer to offer Nebraska, Iowa marketplace plans

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Minnesota-based health care insurer says it will offer individual policies on and off the Affordable Care Act marketplaces in Iowa and Nebraska starting later this year.

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Government
8:07 am
Tue May 12, 2015

Budget negotiations continue in Iowa Legislature

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Budget haggling continues in the Iowa Legislature, as lawmakers seek a compromise financial deal for the next fiscal year.

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Government
7:20 am
Sat May 9, 2015

Branstad supports private care for mental health facilities

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Governor Terry Branstad is supporting a proposal to switch two state mental health facilities to private care next year.

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Government
1:19 pm
Thu May 7, 2015

Iowa lawmakers looking to make education funding deal

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa lawmakers are trying to move toward a compromise deal on education funding that could help them resolve the budget for the next fiscal year.

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Government
8:23 am
Wed May 6, 2015

Iowa House OKs budget bills on agriculture, judicial branch

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa House has passed budget bills that would fund several services including the state's judicial branch and natural resources department.

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Government
3:23 pm
Tue May 5, 2015

Eminent domain legislation advances in Iowa Senate

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Legislation that would make it harder for two energy projects to win eminent domain rights has passed another legislative hurdle in the Iowa Senate.

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Health/Medical
3:34 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

Iowa sees big drop in people diagnosed with HIV

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa public health officials say the number of new HIV diagnoses fell dramatically last year, but it's too soon to tell if the drop represents a sustained trend.

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Government
9:30 am
Mon May 4, 2015

Difference over surplus money delays legislative adjournment

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — At the center of the unresolved Iowa budget is a simple disagreement on how to count the money.

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Agriculture
3:14 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Iowa Ag Department says bird flu found at 4 more sites

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Agriculture Department is announcing four more bird flu cases, including at a chicken operation with an estimated 1 million birds.

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Government
1:37 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Branstad signs 14 bills, 1 to expunge dismissed charges

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad has signed 14 bills into law, including a measure that would expunge the records of people with not-guilty verdicts and dismissed criminal charges.

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