Eugene Schlaman is the author of the new book "Iowa Bike Towns," a collection of facts, stories and legends associated with towns that have been on the RAGBRAI route since 1973.
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Trees' role in agriculture tend to be seen as limited to the lumber industry or highly-organized orchards to grow fruits. But Harvest Public Media’s Jonathan Ahl reports, some farmers are looking to the forest floor to get more people into agriculture, at least part-time.
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Iowans are no longer required to get a permit to purchase or carry a handgun after changes to the state's gun laws took effect Thursday.
The legislative fruits of 2020’s demonstrations against police violence offers more protection to police and harsher penalties for protest-related charges.
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