Dan DeGeest’s Council Review, September 17, 2017: Rental Occupancy Law Change

Annotating the Council Preview in highlighted text Hello friends, The summer is winding down and with it looks like we…

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Bronwyn’s Council Preview, September 12, 2017: Rental Occupancy Law Change

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 22: Motion directing staff regarding regulating occupancy…

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Progressive Causes, Money Dominate Ames School Board Elections

Clockwise from top left: Ames school board candidates Monic Behnken, Jamet Colton, Tim Rasmussen (interviewed by local radio host Trent…

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Neo-Nazi Propaganda Hits Ames Again, This Time on School Board Candidate’s Yard Sign

Monic for Ames/Facebook On Sunday, white supremacist propaganda similar to that found multiple times last fall on Iowa State University’s…

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Dan DeGeest’s Council Review, August 13, 2017: Complete Streets Plan

Annotating the Council Preview in highlighted text Hello friends, I hope everyone is enjoying the dog days of summer and…

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Bronwyn’s Council Preview, August 8, 2017: Complete Streets Plan

The Ames City Council meeting starts at 6 p.m. The agenda includes: Item 27: Resolution awarding contract to RDG Planning…

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Document: Koch Foundation Proposal for Iowa State Midwest Markets Research

SHARE Facebook Twitter Late last month, the Informer reached out to Peter Orazem, an Ames City Council member and Iowa…

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Iowa State Econ Department Working to Finalize Koch Deal for Market Research Program

DonkeyHotey/Flickr Iowa State University’s economics department is working to finalize a multimillion-dollar funding agreement with the Charles Koch Foundation and…

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Reynolds staff won’t provide Branstad administration records to Democratic lawmaker

Governor Kim Reynolds has said many times that she was a “full partner” in former Governor Terry Branstad’s administration. Other…

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ISU alum overpays for airplane former president damaged

Iowa State University announced today that it sold the Cirrus SR22 airplane mostly used by former President Steven Leath for…

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