Bank robbery suspect back in Story County

26 March 2015, 7:09 am

The suspect who police say walked into an Ames Hy-Vee store last week and robbed the Midwest Heritage Bank before fleeing has been returned to Story County to face charges.... Read More »

Robbery suspect makes initial court appearance

25 March 2015, 4:09 pm

Bail has been set at $100,000 cash only for the man accused of robbing the Midwest Heritage Bank inside an Ames Hy-Vee store and fleeing the state last week.... Read More »

City in talks with estate of man shot by police

24 March 2015, 8:10 pm

The city of Ames is negotiating a settlement with the family of Tyler Comstock, who was killed by an Ames police officer in November 2013.... Read More »

Community conversation to celebrate Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

24 March 2015, 8:10 pm

The Ames community will have the chance to learn more about developmental disability awareness this week during a public conversation.... Read More »

Robbery suspect returned to Story County

24 March 2015, 12:39 pm

The suspect who police say walked into an Ames Hy-Vee store last week and robbed the Midwest Heritage Bank before fleeing has been returned to Story County to face charges.... Read More »

Bike camp in Ames teaches special needs how to ride a bike

23 March 2015, 10:22 pm

Learning how to ride a bike may not be a simple task for everyone and for those with special needs, riding a bike takes time and encouragement.... Read More »

Senator Ernst Tours New Ag Labs at Iowa State University

8 March 2015, 12:01 pm

AMES, Iowa- Senator Joni Ernst continued her 99 county tour Wednesday in Story County at Iowa State University. Ernst toured a new complex of buildings on campus devoted to the latest Bio Renewable fuels and Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering. The tour included a visit to a water quality laborat... Read More »

Ames WWII Veteran Honored 70 Years After Service

8 March 2015, 10:57 am

AMES, Iowa–A Story County World War II Veteran is honored for his service during a special ceremony. Ninety-year-old John Bryner Jr. was honored by the Story County Veterans Affairs for his service during the war. Bryner was presented with the America Campaign medal, European-African Middle Easter... Read More »

Man accused of abusing Special Olympics athletes pleads guilty in separate case in Scott County

5 March 2015, 3:09 pm

Story County prosecutors have agreed to drop charges against a Davenport man accused of sexually abusing two Special Olympics athletes in Ames last spring in exchange for the man pleading guilty to another sexual abuse charge in Scott County.... Read More »

Ames attorney tapped as new Story County trial coordinator

25 February 2015, 8:34 am

Ames attorney Tyler Grimm will soon fill the new position of trial coordinator in the Story County Attorney’s Office under a proposal approved by the county Board of Supervisors Tuesday morning.... Read More »