Posts Tagged Iowa

Stacked farm system offers Chicago Cubs hope

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It must be tempting for Chicago Cubs fans to pay as much attention to Triple-A Iowa as the struggling big league club.

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Golf rounds donated for Linn County veterans

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Corporate sponsors and the city of Cedar Rapids have donated 675 rounds of golf for active duty and honorably discharged veterans in Linn County.

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Tyson Foods closing 3 plants in Iowa, NY, NM

SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) — Tyson Foods Inc. says it’s closing three U.S. plants, employing a total 950 workers, which have struggled financially as the company’s product needs have changed.

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Pleasant Valley forfeits state girls track title

FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — A girls track and field team in Iowa has lost its state title after a runner was declared ineligible because she competed against college athletes at invitational meets.

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Iowa to make student tickets available to public

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa is hoping that its students start buying as many football tickets as they used to.

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