Story County to receive $1.6 million in pipeline agreement Bakken will drill under nature trail

28 July 2016, 9:50 am

AMES — Story County supervisors have agreed to let Dakota Access, the company building the Bakken pipeline across Iowa, to cross the Heart of Iowa Nature Trail in Story County. The request for easement rights was granted by the Board of Supervisors on ...... Read More »

Want to live off-grid or in an Eco-village

26 July 2016, 12:00 am

I prefer to be in Story County, Iowa, near Ames, as I plan to attend ISU for graduate studies. I am tired of town, tired of leash laws, tired of high living expenses, tired of an inefficient home and really tired of not being able to see the stars at night.... Read More »

Volunteer Center of Story County: July 24

23 July 2016, 3:40 am

The Volunteer Center of Story County connects people of all ages with volunteer opportunities ... e-mail or visit from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 110 Crystal St, Ames, Iowa 50010. CITY OF AMES, ISU OFFICE OF ...... Read More »

11 Iowa counties to watch tonight

22 July 2016, 11:37 pm

Earlier this week, POLITICO's Steve Shepard ran a list of the Iowa counties to watch tonight. His list ... the rails after Rick Perry outshined her at the county GOP dinner there the day after the Ames Straw Poll. In 2008, this was Mike Huckabee country ...... Read More »

Ames man known as Great Clips dancer arrested for assault

20 July 2016, 3:27 am

An Ames man, known for dancing on behalf of Great Clips, is being held in the Story County Jail for ... Several news articles from the Iowa State News Service show Cornelious, who was also a farmer in Boone County, active in causes affecting "both ...... Read More »

Ames police make prostitution arrest at spa

16 May 2016, 7:24 am

Ames ... Iowa Drug Task Force are assisting in the investigation, according to the news release. Police ask anyone with information on this incident to contact Ames Police at 515-239-5133, the police anonymous tip line at 515-239-5533 or Story County ...... Read More »

Ames Residents Thank Story County Veterans

11 May 2016, 10:12 am

AMES, Iowa -- Residents in Ames said "Thank you" to its veterans ... And last year, we had 90,” said Brett McLain, director of Story County Veterans Affairs. This was the second year it's been called Veterans Appreciation Day, but the fourth time Ames ...... Read More »

Deadly force in Iowa police shooting called justified

7 November 2013, 5:38 am

(Photo: The Des Moines Register) AMES, Iowa — The use of deadly force in this week's shooting of a chase suspect ... "These officers were placed in an impossible situation," Story County Attorney Stephen Holmes wrote in his report to Ames Police Chief ...... Read More »

Story County Resource Guide Goes Online in Ames Soon

9 October 2011, 7:34 am

As soon as the list of Story County service providers would be completed, something -- a phone number, a service, an address -- had already changed. Mid Iowa Community Action had compiled the list of people, places and organizations that offer food ...... Read More »

Story County Apple Picking Orchards and Apple Farms for Story County

11 October 2009, 1:00 pm

Want a unique, fun activity for fall in the Story County, IA area? Find apple picking orchards, apple farms, apple festivals for Story County, Iowa. Here is a list of the best 'pick your own' apple orchards and apple farms in Story County that offer the ...... Read More »

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