CyRide’s bus tracking system is changing in time for the start of the next semester. The service “will implement a transition to a new real-ti…
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The race for the Republican nomination in Iowa’s 4th Congressional District includes multiple candidates, with incumbent Rep. Steve King, R-Storm Lake, facing his first primary challengers since he first ran for the House in 2002.
The Ames City Council will convene Tuesday to review a request from Iowa State on cooperation between the City and the university on their Principles of Community Campaign.
There are two seasons in the Midwest—winter and construction—and Ames is still in the heat of construction season.
The FDA has issued warning letters to four e-liquid and hookah companies informing them that 44 of their products cannot legally be sold in the United States.
UPDATE: Bullock's event in Ames was cancelled so he could attend a forum on gun control in Des Moines.
The Iowa State Fair got off to a hot start, with tens of thousands of people streaming through the fairgrounds and the Democrat who has caught the most fire in the race for president so far — former Vice President Joe Biden — attracting at least several hundred fairgoers to hear him speak.
This year’s iteration of the Iowa State Fair will include contributions from Iowa State, along with a litany of other attractions and the quadrennial visit to the fair by a multitude of presidential candidates.
Voting rights advocates around the country held candle-light vigils Tuesday night, demanding Congress restore protections of the 1965 Voting Rights Act (VRA).
The former mayor of Iowa City and an Iowa State Extension associate program director, Ross Wilburn, will represent Campustown and the Iowa State campus in the state legislature.
J.D. Scholten’s second bid for a seat in Congress follows a close loss to Rep. Steve King, R-Storm Lake, in 2018.
The League of Women Voters of Iowa will host a candlelight vigil Tuesday to illuminate the Supreme Court's decision in Shelby County v. Holder and its impact on the 1965 Voting Rights Act (VRA).
The Ames Police Department is investigating a suspected armed robbery that took place early Monday at Doc’s Stop, 2720 E. 13th Street.
There have been more mass shootings in the United States than any other country in the world in the post World War II era.
The regent university presidents spoke to the Board of Regents during their meeting Thursday with Iowa State President Wendy Wintersteen, saying she was surprised at the drop in international student enrollment.
CyRide will purchase new buses with electric batteries with funds it received from a federal grant.
Featuring the most diverse presidential debate stage in American history, the second night of the second Democratic presidential debate Wednesday seems set to have less of an impact than the first debate.
The Board of Regents meeting for August is anticipated to be brief, but will cover a few items related to Iowa State.
The first night of the second Democratic presidential debate featured a matchup of moderates versus progressives.
Ames Mayor John Haila proclaimed the week of Aug. 11-17 as American Wind Week on Tuesday.
Iowa was one of the last states to join the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC), and every year, its membership generates savings for the state.
The second round of Democratic presidential debates is set to begin this week, and for some candidates, it may be their last opportunity to get their message out to a national audience.
The former director of the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) has a now-well-known love for the late-rapper Tupac, but that is apparently not the reason for his dismissal by Gov. Kim Reynolds.
Warmer waters are one of the key ingredients for the development of more intense tropical cyclones, and climate change caused by human activity is warming Earth’s oceans.
Aboard an aircraft carrier, the average age of a sailor is 19 and a half years old, and Presidential candidate and former Rep. Joe Sestak, D-Pa., “loved” the sea the most of the aspects of being in the navy.
Young people rallied to Sen. Bernie Sanders’s presidential campaign in 2016, amid his calls for public colleges and universities to be free.
The new director of information security at Information Technology Services (ITS) is Rich Tener.
President Donald Trump can be indicted after leaving office, former Special Counsel Robert Mueller said.
On a warm summer night, students can often be found relaxing in hammocks, playing games outside or just generally enjoying the summer evenings.
Lottery officials are nearing a final settlement agreement in a class-action lawsuit for thousands of lottery players who bought tickets for rigged drawings in the Hot Lotto fraud case, broken by now-Auditor Rob Sand several years ago.
The Ames City Council will be voting on ASSET (Analysis of Social Services Evaluation Team) funding priorities Tuesday night. The vote will either approve the current funding cycle for fiscal year 2020/21 and its priorities, or offer reprioritization.
The Apollo 11 astronauts — Michael Collins, Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong — lifted off from Kennedy Space Center in Florida July 16, 1969. Four days later, Aldrin and Armstrong touched down on the lunar surface.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders discussed rural and farm issues during his time speaking with members of the Iowa Farmers Union at their summer picnic in Nevada.
Rep. Steve King held an at times raucous town hall Friday at the Ames City Auditorium, discussing trade negotiations, presidential statements and immigration.
The lineups for the second Democratic presidential debates have been announced.
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., is returning to Story County this weekend.
After sending Tupac Shakur lyrics to all agency employees, then-Iowa Department of Human Services Director Jerry Foxhoven was asked to resign the next workday by Gov. Kim Reynolds.
The qualifiers for the second Democratic presidential debates were announced Wednesday.
The Ames City Council reviewed future development and land use scenarios presented by RDG Planning and Design during a workshop Tuesday.
The Ames City Council is set to participate in a workshop regarding the Ames 2040 Comprehensive Plan.
Older Americans vote, and they vote often.