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Day: April 9, 2013

Ospreys Returning to Iowa

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will place 10, 42-day-old ospreys at Mud Lake, in Dubuque County, and Swan Lake, in Carroll County. The young ospreys are developed enough

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Alleged crack, meth dealer caught

MASON CITY – A Mason City man wanted on charges of delivering methamphetamine and crack cocaine is now in jail. Detrick Antoun Keys, 34, was booked into the Cerro Gordo County Jail

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NIACC weekly sports update

NIACC weekly release – April 9th, 2013 BASEBALL What’s next: The NIACC baseball team hosts Marshalltown Community College Thursday in a nonconference doubleheader at Roosevelt Stadium in Mason City. The first game

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U.S. wine sales hit record in 2012

SAN FRANCISCO, April 9 (UPI) — U.S. wine sales reached a record $34.6 billion in 2012 with California vintners accounting for 58 percent of the total, the Wine Institute said. The Los

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MCHS athletic events postponed

The MCHS Boys Tennis meet here tonight with Southeast Polk has been postponed. The Dodger Relays which the MCHS Boys Track Team was scheduled to run at tonight has been postponed. The

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T-Wolves’ Love to have knee surgery

MINNEAPOLIS, April 8 (UPI) — Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love, already out with a broken hand, will undergo season-ending knee surgery, the team said Monday. Love, who has missed the T-Wolves’ last

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Outside View: Democracy in Iraq

By JAMES ZUMWALT HERNDON, Va., April 9 (UPI) — During his unannounced trip to Baghdad last month, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to seek

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Those on Medicaid have worse health

WASHINGTON, April 9 (UPI) — U.S. adults who are on Medicaid have significantly worse health than those covered by an employer or union, a survey indicates. The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index of about

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