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USA TRACK & FIELD MASTERS OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS RETURN TO AMES AND IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY

The USA Track & Field (USATF) Masters Outdoor Championships return to Ames and Iowa State University on July 21-25, 2021, hosted by Ames Convention & Visitors Bureau and Iowa State University ...

Downtown Ames to Host New Community Event

The Ames Main Street Organization is pleased to announce its newest community event, 515 Day scheduled for Saturday, May 15, 2021. “We are very excited to bring this new event to Downtown Ames,” s...

RAMP CLOSURES ON NORTH- AND SOUTHBOUND I-35 AT THE U.S. 30 INTERCHANGE IN AMES BEGIN TUESDAY, APRIL 6

A bridge repair project on the north- and southbound Interstate 35 bridges over U.S. 30 will require ramp closures beginning 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 6, until Wednesday, Nov. 24, weather permitting, acc...

Stash the Trash Planned for April 9 & 10

The Resource Recovery Plant, 110 Center Ave., is again partnering with the Volunteer Center of Story County for the annual Stash the Trash program. Stash the Trash is a spring community clean-up progr...

Celebrate ISU Extension and Outreach Week with Story County’s Open House

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach of Story County invites the public to celebrate with them at an Open House for their new location on April 13th from 5:30 PM-7:00 PM which is being held du...

Homewood Golf Course Opening April 1 with Temporary Hole Closures

Homewood Golf Course, a public nine-hole course located at 20th Street and Duff Avenue, will open Thursday, April 1, weather permitting. Due to delays in the slope stabilization project, Holes 3 and 4...

Ames Community Arts Council Seeking Nominations for 2021 Arts Awards Celebration

Nominations for the 2021 Arts Awards Celebration are due on or before Friday, May 7 at 5 p.m. Ames Community Arts Council members are invited to nominate an individual, organization, or business for o...

Virtual Gathering of Artists to feature Artist Jennifer Drinkwater

The Ames Community Arts Council’s April Gathering of Artists will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, April 13 at 6 p.m., and will feature visual artist Jennifer Drinkwater. This event is free and open to ...