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  • Yard Waste Free Day Cancelled; Make Up Days Planned

    The third Yard Waste Free Day of the season originally scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 21, at Chamness Technology, 26107 530th Ave., has been cancelled due to weather concerns. Make-up free days are planned.

  • Ames Partner Cities Seeks 7th and 8th Grade Delegates for Japan Trip

    The Ames International Partner Cities Association (AIPCA) is making plans to send a delegation of middle school students to Koshu, Japan, in early June as part of a cultural exchange. The group is seeking interested Ames students to join the trip.

  • Nominations Accepted for Humanitarian Award

    The Ames Human Relations Commission is seeking nominations for its annual Humanitarian Award. The award recognizes and honors a worthy individual, whose contributions to our community demonstrate extraordinary quality, including efforts to promote diversity, fairness, and equality. To be eligible to receive the award, the nominee must be a resident of Ames.