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(Radio Iowa) – The wide variety of weather this spring and summer caused stress for many plants — but not pumpkins. Diane Ten Napel, along with her husband, has operated Diane’s Pumpkin Patch in Plymouth ...

(Radio Iowa) – A former Iowa congressman who worked behind the scenes on embassy security issues says moving U.S. embassies out of urban areas may be the best option for security. Former Congressman Neal ...

(Radio Iowa) – Farmers across the region who’ve seen crops and livestock wiped out in recent tornadoes, floods and blizzards can’t get official damage assessments done as Farm Service Agency offices are ...

Medal of Honor Recipient Asks to Return to Duty

(ABC News) – The former Army captain who received the Medal of Honor on Tuesday has asked to return to active duty in the Army, a rare move by an officer who has lived to wear the military’s highest ...

Splintered House GOP Undermines Senate Progress on Shutdown

(ABC News) – House GOP leaders are struggling to settle on a plan to open the federal government and raise the country’s debt ceiling that would placate the most conservative members of their rank and ...

John Edwards’ Mistress Rielle Hunter Now Apologizes for Affair

(ABC News) – The mistress of disgraced vice presidential candidate John Edwards has come forward with a public apology for “wrong, selfish behavior” that stemmed from falling in love with the married ...

‘Neighbor from Hell’ Sentenced to Five Years’ Probation

(ABC News) – Lori Christensen, a woman described as the “neighbor from hell,” has been sentenced to five years probation for harassing a family in her neighborhood for years. “That sentence ...

(Radio Iowa) – The Honor Flight from central Iowa earlier this month made national news as aging World War Two veterans bypassed barricades and visited Washington D.C. monuments that were “closed” by the ...

(Radio Iowa) – The cool, dry weather is helping Iowa farmers bring in their corn and soybean harvests quickly, but there won’t be an official U.S.D.A. report on progress due to the federal government ...

(Radio Iowa) – The head of the Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement says larger quantities of purer methamphetamine produced by Mexican drug cartels and trafficking organizations have been showing up in ...