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Looking for some July Fourth sales? https://t.co/Ogjbc9zlZtAn additional three COVID-19 deaths and 389 confirmed cases have been reported in Iowa since 10 a.m. Thursday. The… https://t.co/TnvZW0pTvlMost schools in the Des Moines metro are still working on their reopening plans, but here's a look at what some tol… https://t.co/6yjdYGo5CWGoing outdoors for the Fourth? Celebrate safely this weekend with tips from Iowa DNR and public health agencies. https://t.co/DJGJvGT2QX"I’m a nice kid. I’m not a troublemaker. I keep my grades up. ... I’m a 17-year-old kid just trying to play basebal… https://t.co/wPHvXVufTWIs it time to be talking about herd immunity? Des Moines emergency room physician Tom Benzoni answered more questio… https://t.co/1iZ1eWFYdHPolice and protesters disagree over who started fights at the Iowa Capitol on Wednesday. https://t.co/9M9CwpOwuZAs we prepare to mark the birth of our nation, debate intensifies over what it means to be an American – who qualif… https://t.co/a5kKqMVSBVDid you know a Des Moines Register subscription comes with a lot more than just unlimited access to our articles? S… https://t.co/M70dGJx0gn
7/3
2020
Schools in Des Moines and its suburbs are preparing for the return to classes this fall. Here's what we know so far. https://t.co/hzFK9Nzohm
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterA man who sued his son over the death of his wife was assaulted by a different son Wednesday, according to police. https://t.co/nG7SPE896QIowans need to be mindful about the fact that cases are increasing in many parts of the country, a Polk County heal… https://t.co/GEUI7lpLKM"We urge the Mauro Campaign to live by the progressive values they campaigned on," the employees wrote in a stateme… https://t.co/nzK7fz7gfeChuck Grassley voted for the Equal Rights Amendment in the Iowa House. He should support an effort to put it in for… https://t.co/mYOcsdiics"I’m not a troublemaker. I keep my grades up. ... I’m a 17-year-old kid just trying to play baseball." I talked to… https://t.co/Qum2RvFgms
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterThe Supreme Court action was a victory for the Trump administration, which is fighting to keep a House committee co… https://t.co/8vMu5r98X8What appeared to be a victory for those demanding accountability for officers who use unnecessary deadly force has… https://t.co/b61dHtvKVJA landlord will have to pay an Iowa City tenant damages of one month's rent after allowing another tenant to live w… https://t.co/dtUm8qe4hpGoogle Fiber is coming to West Des Moines as the city's first licensee in a major project to enable fiber optic int… https://t.co/dzyBC5M7aaWhen the White Sox take the field in Dyersville, they'll be facing the Cardinals. https://t.co/AHjqJwvfxEA farmer's love of tennis and Wimbledon prompted him to carve a grass tennis court out of a cattle feedlot in north… https://t.co/3bJvYvIBlLIn an industry prone to producing more flops than fortunes, new restaurant owners face additional challenges becaus… https://t.co/Hb2HevH4HiKansas State University has outlined plans to fight racial injustice on campus, days after the football team threat… https://t.co/CfjL1NRXwcThe state was reporting an 676 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Iowa since 10 a.m. Wednesday. https://t.co/wMbbFumb7JA Perry man repeatedly struck a victim in the head with a jack handle in March, police say. He is now charged with… https://t.co/Mi6PqPF3RZLike a rubber ball bouncing down a hardwood hallway, COVID-19 continues to spread across the USA, hitting some nei… https://t.co/JopvYGZY1mPolice say they arrested 17 people after altercation between Black Lives Matter demonstrators and officers at the s… https://t.co/M8aRjrJpsbThough millions of jobs were added in June, new business closures as coronavirus cases have spiked may be stalling… https://t.co/CfOqrA6w66From smaller class sizes to no classes at all, how Des Moines Public Schools officials envision back-to-school as t… https://t.co/lcN9ADFYhaA reader asks: Why can gas prices can fluctuate as much as 30 cents a gallon across Iowa? https://t.co/GuPO6IJhz2Experts said the survey results underscore an important point: Community and asymptomatic spread of the coronavirus… https://t.co/iMqi41YDmLWith COVID-19 cases nationwide surging and many states imposing restrictions on travelers, far fewer Iowans may be… https://t.co/VsfcUcI430Ready to send bottle rockets flying for the Fourth of July? Take a pass through this must-read FAQ. https://t.co/YeIPIuSnFnYes, there have been enough movies released so far in this crazy year to look at a mid-2020 top 10. https://t.co/FVA17v399HSiriusXM radio has added some serious star power, devoting an entire channel to Irish rockers U2. https://t.co/eHwIASEEON
7/2
2020
Most employees will be given the opportunity to relocate to a Missouri facility or take a severance package that wi… https://t.co/KIxzWn617XTexas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick said he will no longer listen to Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the nation’s top infectious d… https://t.co/Iqm3yDQS6vRepublicans rejected a Democratic proposal to let the secretary of state send absentee ballot request forms out to… https://t.co/d3GCqK9mkxIf you walk into @RicoGafford2_'s restaurant in in Des Moines, odds are you'll find the NFL WR working. The odds ar… https://t.co/sStF0g7dHm
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterAt least two fatal shootings occurred in the CHOP in recent weeks, and police say other shootings, robberies and vi… https://t.co/X8ELozInEXThe 2019 report said that injuries were low for subjects of all races and praised officers for “sound judgment,” no… https://t.co/uFviNA9YdfAt least five people were arrested at the Iowa State Capitol after a series of brawls broke out between police and… https://t.co/lKMReu51Uq @sports_falcon @DesMoinesBLM @IAGovernor @cowniefordsm We have posted an article and have reporters on the scene tr… https://t.co/qA0cmPLLM3#BREAKING: In Des Moines this fall, families will be asked to choose between virtual or hybrid options when they en… https://t.co/pHNJxMoBUxThe 2020 Field of Dreams game is on...for now. And it now includes an new opponent for the Chicago White Sox: The S… https://t.co/Ayj6Azql8O
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterWhile many people are canceling travel plans entirely, others battling cabin fever are renting RVs in unprecedented… https://t.co/mHoXqe5Dn6The show must go on! The fireworks show that is! https://t.co/2gyvLBgctn"It hurts worse than I thought it would," said Iowa Cubs president and general manager Sam Bernabe. https://t.co/8mSxbZ91KOTrip to McDonald's at center of case against suspect in Capitol East homicide #DMcrime https://t.co/iecfXAFYuKThe decision announced by athletic director Gary Barta reduces Iowa's budget for athletics in 2020-21 to $112.5 mil… https://t.co/GdGOxdMoXgAt 10 a.m. Wednesday, the state of Iowa was reporting a total of 717 COVID-19 deaths and 29,290 confirmed cases. https://t.co/TOyFnhsQoTIowa’s U.S. Senate candidates are jockeying for position as champions of the state’s ethanol industry as a competit… https://t.co/VZ0reUJfcuMore than a quarter of Iowa's counties have reported their highest-ever. https://t.co/ghwenIDRWsFrom abortion to voter ID and coronavirus lawsuit protections: Reynolds completes the work of the 2020 legislative… https://t.co/s2sE9xuqKgThe challenges for medical providers are numerous, and they need legislators' help with these basic protections, wr… https://t.co/fu7rdUMTRDThe priest of a Catholic church in Indiana is under fire for comparing the Black Lives Matter movement and its orga… https://t.co/ugHtkkROrnThose loud booms you're hearing? Yep, those are fireworks, even where they're not allowed. https://t.co/Spq7FiIf9wIndividuals who violate the quarantine order can face a civil penalty of up to $10,000. https://t.co/4mx4OYtGRkConstruction of a 9,300-square-foot weight room and the 3,800-square-foot multi-purpose area is wrapping up in time… https://t.co/z9xugzF98pThe director of Iowa’s Department of Human Services will temporarily do double duty as the interim director of the… https://t.co/D6jW60bKtx
7/1
2020
"'This is the governor, my governor, who’s supposed to be representing me. I’m sure that her car is not going to in… https://t.co/h0uaVOoixw"Because this will be a multi-agency review that will be a comprehensive review. That will take a long time." https://t.co/6eOFNRsq2hIncluding this year's honorees, 184 women have been inducted into the Iowa Women's Hall of Fame; 33 others have bee… https://t.co/QI0ygyUe3QConsider why the suffragist brought up "white supremacy" and her other writings on the subject, implores Tim Lane. https://t.co/RGZ1IY7M1cKnowing what Catt wrote "can turn a gorgeous building into the sound of a door slamming shut in one's face," writes… https://t.co/l9UqHawuR7Gov. Kim Reynolds signed the law Monday afternoon. It was set to take effect Wednesday, but Judge Mitchell Turner i… https://t.co/NYXEvAGjcpAn Iowa judge has blocked the state's new 24-hour abortion waiting period from taking effect tomorrow. The law will… https://t.co/uXSvKSERfV
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterIt's official: The 2020 @MiLB season has been canceled. https://t.co/9BW2xbiNfH
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterUnityPoint Health-Des Moines says only about one baby was being born per day at Iowa Lutheran Hospital's 16-bed mat… https://t.co/CPz5XWuS9dA vehicle transporting Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds struck a Black Lives Matter protester Tuesday as the protester was in… https://t.co/dZRbCty7oc
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterAs of now, it sounds like Iowa State is happy with its three additions and is done actively pursuing transfers. S… https://t.co/v4h4nkunCY
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterA vehicle carrying Gov. Kim Reynolds struck @DesMoinesBLM protester @jaylencavil today as he was blocking the drive… https://t.co/vsSxdVmMNT
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterThe recent surge in coronavirus infections has been caused both by some areas reopening too quickly and by people n… https://t.co/3KbOpTFguMOminously, Gary Barta added that this forecast for Iowa #Hawkeyes assumes that football and basketball games will o… https://t.co/SM5vp4VyLi
Retweeted by Des Moines Register"As I write this my heart is hurting," Rob Reiner tweeted about his father, Carl, who died Monday night at the age… https://t.co/cnyAAqPpccAt least 34 Iowa hospitals have closed birthing units since 2000, as birth rates have slumped. Last year, 37,557 ba… https://t.co/MsiAs3qKDP
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterOn election night in 2016, Iowa Democrats suffered devastating losses across the board. But they've slowly been cla… https://t.co/voZUpAIMmC"We believe that this change more accurately reflects the number of Iowans recovered and will allow our case invest… https://t.co/8mDSUAci7d“We Iowans are serious about taking our desserts to the next level!” https://t.co/VbbZQ4JWV4This will be the first year the event hasn't been held since it started in 1953, organizers said. https://t.co/0xuSBzRLRCThe Supreme Court stopped short of requiring states to fund religious education, ruling only that programs cannot d… https://t.co/LbJv8Fw6rmAt 10 a.m. Tuesday, the state of Iowa was reporting a total of 712 COVID-19 deaths and 28,941 confirmed cases. https://t.co/HKtzVEZfiBSioux Rapids Police Chief Tim Porter is suspended for two weeks without pay, according to reports, following his "r… https://t.co/BkFWSesmTwThree Iowa #Hawkeyes greats landed spots on the USA TODAY Network's All-Decade Team for the Big Ten. https://t.co/wAhJHPymyV
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterIowa nursing home leaders had hoped the ban on family visits could be lifted by now, and they know it's causing ang… https://t.co/uhb66ZqWNiOn this date in 2009, construction worker Jason Oglesbee heroically pulled a woman from the Des Moines River after… https://t.co/gzoxDIgsHxMay's cold snap didn't delay all of the sweet corn, as some farmers feared it might. Here's where you can find it i… https://t.co/qHZSwf04AmThe executive branch is ignoring the action Congress took in 2018 to keep the playing field level for farmers, writ… https://t.co/hc1PqwhVmhAnother week, another Saharan dust storm. And this one is expected to reach the Plains, too, to a degree. https://t.co/dsQBplLq3rOrganizers of the market will restrict the number of vendors and crowd sizes, among other public health precautions. https://t.co/nTQuHXKMUoBack from furlough, so let's round up questions for another recruiting mailbag. Hawkeyes, Cyclones, Drake, UNI, in-… https://t.co/Jjh2WxWxrI
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterSenator Chuck Grassley expressed frustration with last week's Fox News' town hall with President Donald Trump, sayi… https://t.co/D5FnHCqR8TThe law changes Iowa's cap on the amount of THC that a dispensary can give to a person, replacing Iowa's 3% limit w… https://t.co/XJDiOoarqd
6/30
2020
Sen. Grassley said Fox News failed Trump with second-term agenda question, isn't working to get him reelected… https://t.co/xmVxRWepML
Retweeted by Des Moines Register2020 Beaverdale Fall Festival canceled due to COVID-19 concerns https://t.co/NYkmTDv2lJ via @DMRegister
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterMore than 100 protesters gathered under the Capitol's gold dome to push Gov. Kim Reynolds to sign an executive orde… https://t.co/kFrAhpFOjEThe law is set to take effect Wednesday, but an Iowa judge could block it from taking effect until a lawsuit is dec… https://t.co/TUBslBMKPcIowa Gov. Kim Reynolds has signed a law requiring a 24-hour waiting period before a women can have an abortion. Pl… https://t.co/wlblckIoyi
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterGov. Kim Reynolds has signed a law changing Iowa's medical marijuana program. It alters the THC cap from 3% to a pe… https://t.co/0UZNveRrcA
Retweeted by Des Moines RegisterThe Iowa Alcoholic Beverages Division on Monday canceled the liquor license at Karma Ultra Lounge, a Polk County ba… https://t.co/0AFHYZpBem
6/29
2020

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