Ames Council Dismisses Skate Park Naming Wait Period as “Arbitrary”

The effort to name Ames' currently unnamed skate park after the late skater and local scene icon Georgie Tsushima took another step forward Tuesday...

Heddens Calls on Council to Support Naming Skate Park for Georgie Tsushima

Last month, Ames lawmakers Herman Quirmbach, a state senator, and Lisa Heddens, a state representative, attended the city's monthly Parks and Recreation Commission meeting...

Friends, Local Lawmakers: Name Skate Park for Georgie Tsushima

For the second time in as many months, dozens packed City Hall’s council chambers Thursday afternoon to request that the Parks and Recreation Commission...

What Killed the Dinosaurs

A poem from the Informer's Molly McDonald published in the first issue of the new zine from Nova Labs, the local record label co-founded...