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Robot Grocery Store to Bring Products to Shoppers Via Vending Machine

A first-of-its-kind robotic grocery store in Iowa will allow shoppers to purchase products through a fully automated vending machine at all hours.

06/22/2015

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Bird Flu Hits Missouri

Although Missouri isn’t the hardest hit, there have been about 29,000 confirmed cases.

05/19/2015

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Bird Flu Brings Higher Prices to Grocery Stores

Farm Bureau Commodities Director Kelly Smith says we’ll see the price of turkey and eggs increase.

05/14/2015

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Court: Iowa Casino Doesn’t Have To Pay $41M Jackpot Error

When an 87-year-old Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she’d hit it big. The screen said: “The reels have rolled your way! Bonus Award – $41797550.16.”

04/26/2015

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Man Shot While Attending Party For Shooting Victim

A Burlington man was shot this week while in attendance at a party being thrown in memory of a shooting victim.

04/25/2015

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SIU Officials Approve 5 Percent Tuition Increase

Tuition will increase by $366 for Illinois residents, bringing tuition totals to $7,662 for in-state students and about $21,740 in tuition and fees for out-of-state students.

04/17/2015

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Burglars Steal Barn From Family’s Farm

Thieves stole a barn from an Iowa’s family farm.

04/06/2015

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Iowa Woman’s Stomach Pains Led To Surprise Birth In Shower

A Des Moines woman stepped into the shower this week to help ease the discomfort of stomach pains. She emerged holding a newborn.

03/16/2015

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Dog Sniffs Way To Find Iowa Hospital Where Owner Was

A family says a dog who ran away from home turned up at an Iowa hospital, where her owner was recovering from surgery.

02/17/2015

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Police: Kindergarten Teacher Intoxicated at School Valentine’s Day Party

Police arrested an Iowa kindergarten teacher after a parent reported her for having beer at an East Elementary School Valentine’s Day party.

02/17/2015

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