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June 9, 2019
South Bend, Indiana, Mayor and Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg speaks at the Capitol City Pride festival in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday. The festival was a stop for many presidential candidates. Photo by Christopher Smith for The Washington Post.
Politics in spotlight at Iowa's Pride Fest
June 9, 2019 - 9:39am
May 16, 2019
5 more states sue Purdue Pharma over opioid crisis
May 16, 2019 - 7:07pm
May 4, 2019
The high water that rushed into downtown Davenport after a barrier breach flooded businesses and vehicles. The long-term threat - from bigger and more frequent floods, spurred by extreme weather and riverfront development - is making some residents lose faith in the temporary barricades.  Photo by KC McGinnis for The Washington Post
Flooded Iowa city still wants to 'make peace' with river
May 4, 2019 - 2:34pm
May 1, 2019
Former Vice President Joe Biden campaigns at the Veterans Memorial Building in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, on Tuesday. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Joe Biden's message to Donald Trump: I'm no socialist
May 1, 2019 - 2:11pm
April 3, 2019
Senators Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., and Kamala Harris, D-Calif., during Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in September 2018. Both senators are seeking the Democratic nomation for president in 2020. Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Sen. Amy Klobuchar sees improving roads and levees as path to presidency
April 3, 2019 - 8:40am
January 31, 2019
Dust drifts over a cornfield in Alden, Iowa, on Aug. 28, 2017. Corn dominates the landscape and is primarily used for producing ethanol and feeding hogs. Iowa is the leading U.S. producer of corn and pork. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
In Iowa, Trump's 'long rope' with farmers is starting to run out
January 31, 2019 - 10:20am
January 24, 2019
The North Dakota Legislature is considering opening family farm corporations to include second cousins.
Pinke: Freedom to operate: Yes, allow second cousins into farm corporations
January 24, 2019 - 2:58pm
December 14, 2018
Undated courtesy photo of Jodi Huisentruit. The 27-year-old Long Prairie, Minn., native was working as a morning TV news anchor in Mason City, Iowa, when she disappeared in 1995. During the early-morning hours of June 27, 1995, someone attacked Huisentruit as she was unlocking her red Mazda Miata in the parking lot of her apartment complex and dragged her into an unknown vehicle. She hasn't been seen since. Photo courtesy of FindJodi.com.
‘48 Hours’ to feature 1995 disappearance of TV anchor, Minnesota native
December 14, 2018 - 4:03pm
October 7, 2018
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
October 7, 2018 - 8:28am
October 5, 2018
Minnesota Golden Gophers quarterback Zack Annexstad may need to be mobile against the Iowa defense. Jesse Johnson / USA TODAY Sports
Gophers football: How do they match up with Iowa?
October 5, 2018 - 9:01pm
September 16, 2018
Robb Ewoldt, who farms 1,100 acres near Muscatine, Iowa, said the trade war with China comes at a bad time. But he said, "If it makes the country better," he's for the tough U.S. stance on trade. Photo for The Washington Post by Whitten Sabbatini.
Iowa city's bond with China feels taxed
September 16, 2018 - 5:05am
September 13, 2018
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Minnesota has lowest percentage of obese adults in Upper Midwest
September 13, 2018 - 2:58pm
September 4, 2018
Willard Lehman stands on a dock in Upper Lake Friday, Aug. 31, at Upper Cullen Resort near Nisswa. This year marks 80 years Lehman has vacationed at the resort with his family.
Theresa Bourke / Brainerd Dispatch.
80 years at Upper Cullen
September 4, 2018 - 9:00am
August 28, 2018
Authorities said University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, 20, was found dead about a month after she went missing in Brooklyn, Iowa, on July 18. Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office
'Hispanic community are Iowans': Mollie Tibbetts' father rebukes anti-Hispanic sentiment
August 28, 2018 - 9:16am
August 22, 2018
Authorities said University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts, 20, was found dead about a month after she went missing in Brooklyn, Iowa, on July 18. MUST CREDIT: Poweshiek County Sheriff's Office
Tibbetts' suspected killer told investigators about her final moments
August 22, 2018 - 9:57pm