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Politics & Elections
8:28 am
Fri January 9, 2015

Iowa GOP party chair says straw poll permissible

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The head of the Iowa Republican Party says holding a straw poll is permissible under new Republican National Committee rules.

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Nebraska
9:15 am
Mon December 29, 2014

Nebraska mom, Iowa officials seek missing man

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A Nebraska woman is still hoping to find out what happened to her son, two months after he was reported to have driven a stolen pickup into the Missouri River north of Council Bluffs.

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Government
9:13 am
Mon December 29, 2014

Nebraska cities still waiting on flood money

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska cities along the Missouri River are still waiting for nearly $7.2 million to be reimbursed from state and federal agencies, more than 3 years after a 2011 flood.

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Health/Medical
1:10 pm
Wed December 24, 2014

Iowa regulator takes control of struggling insurer

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A nonprofit health insurer has been taken over by Iowa's insurance regulator and is ending enrollments after suffering financial problems.

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Iowa
12:25 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

Census shows Iowa continues slow population growth

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Figures released by the U.S. Census bureau show Iowa's population continues to grow slowly but steadily.

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Iowa
8:17 am
Tue December 23, 2014

Judge won't change venue in ex-lawmaker's sex abuse trial

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has decided not move the trial of a former state lawmaker accused of sexual abuse.

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Iowa
2:28 pm
Mon December 22, 2014

Fire destroys historic church in western Iowa

HARLAN, Iowa (AP) — Firefighters from Harlan and several nearby communities were unable to save a historic church building in the western Iowa city.

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General News
4:35 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

Groups seek changes to Iowa online voting rule

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Voting rights advocates say a proposed rule that would allow Iowans to register to vote online would exclude anyone without a driver's license or state-issued ID and must be fixed.

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Nebraska
2:17 pm
Tue December 16, 2014

Nebraska, Iowa rank in top ten for volunteering

Nebraska ranks sixth and Iowa ranks seventh in the nation when it comes to volunteering.

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Politics & Elections
8:10 am
Tue December 16, 2014

Branstad seeks to end Iowa GOP Straw Poll

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad is pushing to end the state's often-criticized Republican straw poll, but other GOP leaders say the event may still go on next year.

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