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Weather
10:25 am
Wed January 30, 2013

Snow, strong winds create dangerous conditions in Nebraska, Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A winter storm packing snow and wind swept through Iowa and Nebraska, slowing morning commutes, closing schools and leaving portions of major highways shut down.

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Weather
2:39 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

Winter Weather Advisory for much of KIOS listening area

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Several inches of snow are expected across parts of Iowa and Nebraska as a winter storm moves in.

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Government
10:37 am
Mon January 28, 2013

Iowa Lt. Governor says she'll consider running for U.S. Senate

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds isn't ruling out a possible Senate run in the wake of Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin's retirement.

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Government
8:26 am
Fri January 25, 2013

Iowa Senate GOP lawmakers to introduce voter ID bill

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Senate Republicans will introduce legislation requiring that Iowans present photo identification in order to vote.

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Government
2:39 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Iowa rule on immigrants drivers' licenses under review

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa civil rights activists say new information from the federal government should prompt a change in the state's policy barring driver's licenses for young immigrants allowed by a federal rule to live in the United States.

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Business
2:34 pm
Thu January 17, 2013

Survey of bankers shows continued economic growth

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A new survey of rural bankers suggests that growth in farmland prices, cash rents and farm equipment sales remain strong despite the continuing threat of drought in some Midwestern and northern Plains states.

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Government
8:41 am
Wed January 16, 2013

Iowa Gov. Branstad supports tuition freeze for universities

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A leader of Iowa's public universities is praising Gov. Terry Branstad for supporting funding to pay for their plans to freeze tuition rates for in-state undergraduate students.

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Government
1:12 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

Iowa Gov. gives Condition of the State address

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is unveiling a budget proposal that includes plans to substantially cut Iowa's commercial property taxes.

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Health/Medical
2:55 pm
Fri January 11, 2013

Flu cases widespread in Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A top Iowa health official calls this the worst flu season the state has seen in many years.

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Weather
1:00 am
Mon January 7, 2013

Several 'significant' snow events needed to alleviate drought conditions

Nebraska would need about 100-inches of snow this winter to bring the area out of drought conditions.

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