Ames NewsGene expression in the mammary gland of the tammar wallaby during the ...
Gene expression in the mammary gland of the tammar wallaby during the lactation cycle reveals conserved mechanisms regulating mammalian lactation C. J. Vander Jagt A B D , J. C. Whitley B , B. G. Cocks B C and M. E. Goddard A B A Department of Agriculture and Food Systems, Melbourne School of Land and Environment, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic. 3010, Australia.How One Recent College Grad Intends to Retire at 40
When he was 14 years old, Thomas Frank learned a valuable lesson about saving money. He wanted cash to buy a video game, so he took one of the few jobs available to someone under 16: detasseling corn.Shirley Huber, 75, Kamrar
Shirley Huber, 75, of Kamrar, died Friday, February 20, 2015 at the Israel Family Hospice House in Ames. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at Elkhart Cemetery in Elkhart.AMSA Announces 2015 PORK 101 Courses
The American Meat Science Association has announced that the 2015 PORK 101 courses will be held May 19-21 at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas and October 19-21 at Iowa State University, in Ames, Iowa. PORK 101 is hosted by AMSA in cooperation with the National Pork Board and is sponsored by Elanco Animal Health.ISU student says he was attacked by group of men
An Iowa State sophomore is in the hospital with 2 black eyes and a broken nose ... after his parents say a group of men assaulted him. KCCI's Vanessa Peng has the story from Ames.Sixth annual contest for Iowa's Best Burger begins
AMES - " Iowa's cattle producers are asking their fellow Iowans to help them find Iowa's Best Burger in 2015.Young, Fabrizio highlight Ames, Albuquerque
Cavalier track and field athletes competed at a pair of meets this weekend. The Don Kirby Elite Meet in Albuquerque, New Mexico and the Iowa State Classic in Ames, Iowa.Grappling with the Sun Devils
Arizona State is headed to town for a Friday evening showdown with the #8 Cyclones. Maybe they'll bring some spare co-eds.ISU Building Renovation Finds Century Old Artifacts
AMES, Iowa- A major remodeling project at Iowa State University's Marston Hall found some artifacts, which give a glimpse to the past. The turn of the century building had no major renovation in 115 years.Galentines Day is not your average comedy show
Valentine's Day is the same old song and dance every year. The only difference is the inflated price for wine and chocolate.Ames Schools Seeking Waiver to Start School Early
AMES, Iowa- The topic of school start dates has had the whole state talking, from the State Fair, to the Statehouse, to schools all across Iowa. Educators are seeking early starts to allow more instruction, while some are seeking to start school after the State Fair has concluded.Dr. Paul John Matthews 1964-2015
Dr. Paul John Matthews was born in Ames, May 9, 1964, the son of Peter James and Mary Lucille Klaes Matthews. The Matthews were members of St. Cecilia Catholic Church in Ames where Paul received the Sacraments of Holy Baptism and Confirmation.With Hillary Clinton looking inevitable, some ready for Elizabeth Warren
Ames, Iowa: Thirteen Iowa Democrats wearily took their seats here this weekend and discussed among themselves the source of their angst: Hillary Rodham Clinton. "The hacks think Hillary is entitled to be president," Kinzel said.In Iowa, Rand Paul Returns to His Roots
AMES, Iowa-In a tour this weekend across central Iowa, Sen. Rand Paul delivered a trio of wide-ranging speeches heavy on the themes of personal liberty, smaller government, tighter monetary policy and a less bellicose role on the world stage. Mr. Paul spoke to three receptive crowds in Des Moines, Marshalltown and Ames, delivering speeches heavy on the libertarian themes that helped propel his father, former Rep. Ron Paul , into the national spotlight during his two presidential runs.Is the Ames Straw Poll Useless?
This August, Republican presidential hopefuls will converge on Ames, Iowa, for one of the most idiosyncratic and entertaining rituals of the Republican nominating contest the Ames Straw Poll. The nonbinding contest, which has been described as a hybrid of a county fair and a political convention, typically draws most of the Republican presidential field and in recent years has drawn well over 10,000 voters.ISU Building Projects Fueled by Increasing Enrollment
AMES, Iowa- Enrollment at Iowa State University has kept the constant need for new and remodeled building space. Fall enrollment at ISU was 34,732 this past fall, an increase of 1,491 from last year.Rand Paul defends shushing interview
Sen. Rand Paul on Saturday defended a heated interview in which he shushed a female interviewer, saying he agrees to a lot of interviews and faulted the reporter for interrupting him. "I think if you're forthright and answer a lot of questions, sometimes you'll get people who won't let you answer the questions and that makes for a difficult answer," the Kentucky Republican told CNN while making a stop through Ames, Iowa.