Apr 22, 2024 - News

The Ear: Grow, shawty; it's your Earth Day!

Illustration of a neon sign depicting an ear of corn, reading "The Ear."

Illustration: Brendan Lynch/Axios

🚌 DART will avoid major cuts in the next few years after being awarded $3.6 million from the Des Moines Area Metropolitan Planning Organization. (WHO-13)

🚰 Central Iowa Water Works — a regional system with DSM and multiple suburbs — was formally created last week and will meet for the first time Wednesday. (Des Moines Register)

🎵 Country singer Tim McGraw wore a Caitlin Clark shirt during a concert in Indianapolis. (Des Moines Register)

✍️ Here are all the major bills that passed the Iowa Legislature this year, including arming school staff and changes to social studies curriculum. (Iowa Capital Dispatch)

⭐️ Today's headline maker: Laura Knispel of Grimes.

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