Despite Eased Coronavirus Restrictions, Some Downtown Ames Bars Proceed Cautiously

As positive test results for COVID-19 continued to rise in Story County, Governor Kim Reynolds’ latest proclamation to further reopen businesses went into effect...

Ames Protest for George Floyd Highlights Community-Police Relations

Although some Ames residents variously raised concerns about the potential for property destruction and lack of information about who had organized the event, more...

Former ISU College Republicans Prez Accused of Sexual Harassment, Racism

Past and present members of the Iowa State University College Republicans are accusing a former president of the officially recognized student organization, Jacob V....

Ames Creative Community Adjusts to Life Under Coronavirus Pandemic

When Elliot Thompson returned to Ames on Monday, March 9, after a short trip out of state, first to Missouri on Friday and then...

ISU College Republicans Embrace the Nativism of Trump

As part of an effort to fill administration positions with Trump loyalists, the White House in early March hired Anthony Labruna, who at the...

Boeing CEO Ousted After Deadly Crashes Is Iowa Native, Iowa State University Grad

Until Dec. 23, when he was fired in the aftermath of two deadly jet crashes, Dennis Muilenburg was the CEO of Boeing, a multinational...

Counter-Demonstration Planned for Westboro Baptist Church in Ames

Word spread quickly at the beginning of this week after the notorious Westboro Baptist Church announced 10 upcoming locations for its "picket schedule" that...
video

As Steve King Again Accuses the Times of Misquote, Leaked Chat Logs Reveal White...

Steve King’s 2018 re-election bid was enthusiastically supported by an American white nationalist organization with extensive neo-Nazi ties known as Identity Evropa, chat server...

Steve King Uses Meeting with Ames Finance Director for Positive Spin on Committee Removals

Saturday at a town hall in Primghar, Steve King attempted to put a positive spin on House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's decision earlier this...

The Businesspeople Who Have Helped Enable Steve King’s Rise

Editor's note: This is Part 1 of a series on Steve King's top individual donors. Read Part 2 here. This article has been revised...