Mar 14, 2024 - News

The Ear: Shuck of the Iowish

Illustration of a husk of corn with "The Ear" written in kernnals.

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๐Ÿ“ฑ All four of Iowa's U.S. House members voted to ban TikTok from app stores. (Des Moines Register)

๐Ÿค Local nonprofits are raising money to help the Latino community in Perry, following Tyson's announcement that it is closing the town's pork plant. (KCCI)

๐Ÿข Findings from ISU researchers studying turtles may also be able to help people suffering a stroke or heart attack. (WOI-TV)

๐Ÿฅ Oak Street Health moved into the former CVS Pharmacy off Euclid Avenue. (Business Record)

๐Ÿƒ The Iowa House passed a bill restricting consumable hemp products to 4mg per serving or 10mg per container. (Iowa Capital Dispatch)

๐ŸŽ™ A WHO Radio morning show hosted by Maxwell Schaeffer and Amy Sweet was canceled. The duo took over for Van Harden and Bonnie Lucas in 2021. (Iowa Podcast)

โ˜˜๏ธ Today's headline maker: Laura Knispel of Grimes.


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