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Posted October 29, 2014in GoodNightIowa

A northern Iowa county has doubled the bounty on beavers from $25 to $50 each… When asked what will happen if the beaver population isn’t controlled, officials said, “We’ll be dammed.” Gov. Terry Branstad took some heat after making a joke about pushing lawyers through the head of a combine…

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Posted October 22, 2014in GoodNightIowa

At a recent campaign event for U.S. Senate candidate Bruce Braley, First Lady Michelle Obama repeatedly mispronounced Braley’s last name as “Bailey”… President Obama later sympathized with Braley, admitting that sometimes late at night the First Lady mispronounces his name as “Denzel.” Congressman Steve King is giving away a rifle

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Posted October 15, 2014in GoodNightIowa

Some Iowa men recently saved the life of a 10-point buck after they found it trapped in a sinkhole on their farm… After the deer recovers from the scary incident, the lifesaving farmers said they’ll be anxious to sneak up on the deer and kill it. Political activist and real

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Posted October 08, 2014in GoodNightIowa

Iowa native Ashton Kutcher and “That 70’s Show” co-star Mila Kunis are celebrating the birth of a baby girl… Kutcher said he plans to name his daughter after a motherly figure who had a profound impact on his life. Demi Moore is reportedly honored. One of two public pianos in

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Posted October 01, 2014in GoodNightIowa

The Iowa Department of Transportation announced they will hire 600 snow plow operators for the upcoming winter… Interested applicants must possess a commercial driver’s license and demonstrate an ability to bury a residential driveway with snow just after it’s been shoveled. Customers of four Jimmy John’s sandwich shops in Iowa

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Posted September 24, 2014in GoodNightIowa

Vice President Joe Biden visited Des Moines recently to help promote a voter turnout effort led by Catholic nuns touring the country on a bus… Biden said he hasn’t been on a bus that full of single women since campaigning with President Clinton in 1996. A routine inspection at a

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Posted September 17, 2014in GoodNightIowa

Legendary 1970s rockers the Eagles were in Des Moines recently and played to a sold-out crowd of 15,000 baby-boomers at Wells Fargo Arena… Just before the band closed with “Hotel California,” front man Don Henley announced it was a good time for male concert-goers to take their Cialis. Speaking of

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Posted September 10, 2014in GoodNightIowa

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources reported the state’s pheasant population is higher than normal… Officials said migration patterns over Colorado might be to blame. A former librarian in southwest Iowa has been charged with stealing from the library where she worked… A district judge threatened to throw the book

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Posted September 03, 2014in GoodNightIowa

Des Moines Police Chief Judy Bradshaw announced her plans to call it quits after 34 years with Iowa’s largest department… When asked if she’s prepared for retirement the longtime cop said, “Coffee and donuts every morning? Yeah, I think I’m prepared.” Rabbit hunting season opened last weekend across the state

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Posted August 27, 2014in GoodNightIowa

Former president Bill Clinton and likely 2016 candidate Hillary Clinton will headline Senator Harkin’s Steak Fry fundraiser next month… When asked if he plans to eat steak, Bill – who is on a strict Vegan diet – said, “Now that depends on what your definition of the word EAT is.”

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