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Dubuque Plant Lands Hormel Foods Expansion Project

Hormel Foods has chosen its Dubuque plant for the first phase of a major expansion project. Hormel will add a new line for bacon toppings at its Progressive Processing plant, which opened in 2010. It’s unclear how many jobs will come with the first phase.

01/15/2014

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Iowa Museum Says Tortoise Was Never Stolen

An African leopard tortoise thought to be stolen from an Iowa museum was actually trapped behind paneling in her enclosure, and a misguided employee who found her lied to keep up the story about her theft, the museum announced Friday.

04/05/2013

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Police Arrest Iowa Man Driving Alongside Zebra, Parrot

Police charged an eastern Iowa man with drunken driving after stopping him outside a Dubuque bar, where he was in a truck beside a small zebra and parrot.

05/22/2012

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Mother, Another Man Arrested In Abduction Of Child

Rice Lake Police say a mother and a 59-year-old man have been arrested for taking a 3-year-old child in violation of a recent court order.

02/27/2012

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Minnetonka-Raised Hockey Taps Into His Hockey Potential

Max Gardiner went from Minnetonka High School to the Gophers to play hockey, but he made a rare decision.

02/20/2012