Winners of the Library Awards for Innovation Announced

20 January 2017, 2:21 am

PRH is also covering conference registration, travel, and lodging expenses for the first-place winner, Kay Marner (pictured), project coordinator, Ames Public Library, IA. Marner was chosen for “Small Talk Story County,” a collaboration among the ...... Read More »

Man accused of impersonating public official faces more charges

14 January 2017, 3:45 pm

Ames residents have been coming forward to report more cases of a Nevada, Ia., man they say has been impersonating ... have been filed against Stinson since he was sent to the Story County Jail on Jan. 4, bringing his tally up to five counts, Ames ...... Read More »

Several Iowa Home Care Clients Without Care Due to Staffing Shortage

14 January 2017, 2:26 pm

AMES, Iowa -- As the need for home care grows ... However, Jaspering says there are few to no services that are able to help with quadriplegics in Story County. Jaspering has yet to find a replacement service and has filed for a Medicaid extension to ...... Read More »

Ames, Story County, Iowa House for Sale

13 January 2017, 6:11 pm

Looking for rural homes and land for sale in Ames, Story County, Iowa? LandWatch.com has thousands of rural properties in Ames, Story County, Iowa, including hunting & fishing properties, cabins, House for sale and land auctions. Choose from small acreage ...... Read More »

Man faces more charges for impersonating public official

13 January 2017, 4:50 pm

A Nevada man already in the Story County Jail for impersonating a public official on three different occasions is piling up more charges as he sits behind bars. During a traffic stop near Ames High School in late November, Richard Stinson, 27, told an ...... Read More »

Ames/Story County Cyclone Club Notes

13 January 2017, 11:00 am

Former Cyclone basketball great Jeff Grayer has decided to finish his bachelor's degree in Ames and will be helping with the ... 12 weeks from Saturday in season opener versus Northern Iowa. · Coaches spent 20 recruiting days on the road in month of ...... Read More »

"Shared Stories" gives insight to Ames' past

9 January 2017, 5:22 pm

... ways to look at history and stories from Ames’ past. The Story County Genealogical Society and members of the community got to hear from guest speakers Teresa Larson, retired broadcaster for central Iowa, and Alex Fajfar, Iowa State history graduate ...... Read More »

Ames prepares for MLK Day celebrations with community service, awareness

9 January 2017, 4:07 pm

The program will feature a variety of community groups performing songs, poems and giving speeches that celebrate the accomplishments of King, as well as a keynote address by Dr. Daniel Spikes, Assistant Professor at Iowa ... of Ames and Story County ...... Read More »

Deadly force in Iowa police shooting called justified

6 November 2013, 11:00 am

Video: Ames Police Department Ames Police Department via The Des Moines Register AMES, Iowa — The use of deadly force in this week's shooting of a ... "These officers were placed in an impossible situation," Story County Attorney Stephen Holmes wrote ...... Read More »

List of Ames and Story County Missing Persons (UPDATED)

4 September 2012, 4:54 pm

The database lists five people from Ames, but includes six people -- ranging from age 15 to 67 -- as missing from Story County. All missing girls on this list are considered runaways. The Iowa Missing Person Hotline is available seven days a week to ...... Read More »

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