Coronavirus News for Ames

Update on COVID-19 testing at Iowa State

Iowa State University students moving into the residence halls and campus apartments completed COVID-19 testing at Lied Recreation Center. Of that number 75 students, or 2.2%, tested positive, and ... More info »

Iowa State University - 08/14/2020 07:02am

Iowa State says 75 more students test positive for COVID-19

Another 75 students have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus as they moved back to campus at Iowa State University, the university announced Friday. The university is testing all students living in ... More info »

San Francisco Chronicle - 08/14/2020 08:47am

Another 75 Iowa State students have tested positive for COVID-19, the university reports

Another 75 students who moved into Iowa State University have tested positive for COVID-19, the university announced on Friday afternoon. More info »

Ames Tribune - 08/14/2020 04:40pm

Work proceeds on innovative approach to coronavirus testing at Iowa State

AMES, Iowa – Scientists at Iowa State University are taking steps toward perfecting an innovative testing platform that could allow for the detection of the virus that causes COVID-19 without a ... More info » - 07/29/2020 03:11pm

Iowa State volleyball prepares for coronavirus challenges

AMES, Ia. — The focus is football ... around the country, with the COVID-19 pandemic endangering tens of millions of dollars for Power 5 programs. Iowa State has already estimated it would ... More info »

Des Moines Register - 07/23/2020 03:57am

Coronavirus outbreak in Ames nursing home continues to grow

Health officials reported 39 new cases of the novel coronavirus in Story County over the Fourth of July weekend. Four of the new cases are connected to Accura Healthcare of Ames, which the state ... More info »

Ames Tribune - 07/06/2020 03:39pm

In Ames, Iowa, a College Town Is Thirsty for Its Students to Return

If the health of Ames’s economy relies heavily on students, then so is the success of Iowa State’s strategy for avoiding a coronavirus outbreak. John Lawrence hopes it won’t. As the vice ... More info »

The Chronicle of Higher Education - 07/28/2020 10:08am

716 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Iowa Thursday

Cleaning crews are getting classrooms ready at Iowa State University before thousands of students return to Ames on Monday ... their membership after the coronavirus pandemic. More info »

ABC Kcrg 9 - 07/23/2020 07:57am

Iowa State's COVID-19 dashboard will now feature a mobile version

A team of researchers working at Ames-based Iowa State University have developed a COVID-19 forecasting dashboard that will now feature a mobile version. Yuan Gu, a graduate student at Pittsburgh ... More info »

Becker's Hospital Review - 07/16/2020 07:57am

Here's what will happen if a student or teacher tests positive for COVID-19 at an Iowa school

When a student or school employee tests positive for the coronavirus this fall, Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds and ... Herman Quirmbach, an Ames Democrat who sits on the state Education Committee ... More info »

The Hawkeye - 08/01/2020 01:26am

Kim Reynolds issues guidance for when Iowa schools can close this fall if coronavirus spreads

DES MOINES — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds released guidance Thursday morning saying that Iowa schools would have to see a coronavirus positivity ... along with Iowa City, Ames and other districts ... More info »

The Hawkeye - 07/30/2020 07:54am
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Ames Main Street Farmers' Market

Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 from 8:00am to 12:30pm
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Ames Main Street Farmers' Market

North Grand Farmers Market

Saturday, Aug 15, 2020 from 8:00am to 1:00pm
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North Grand Farmers Market

Joints In Motion Aquatic Fitness

Monday, Aug 17, 2020 at 7:30am
Ames, IA
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Department Of Iowa Veterans Of Foreign Wars - VFW Post 674 Meeting

Monday, Aug 17, 2020 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm
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Joints In Motion Aquatic Fitness

Tuesday, Aug 18, 2020 at 8:00am
Ames, IA
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HOMEWARD, Story County - Mary Greely Medical Center

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Black Arts and Music Festival

This two-day, family-friendly event will celebrate the artistic and cultural contributions of African and African American visual and performing ar...
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Japanese Spring Festivals

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ISU Theatre's Ten Minute Play Festival

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Pollinator Fest

Visit Reiman Gardens and celebrate National Pollinator Week. There will be many collaborators and fun activities to make sure this day is education...
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Ames Town Facts

Ames, Iowa. Population for Ames from the last gathering is 50731. You can view Ames venues that host many Ames IA events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Ames page on Zillow. Currently Ames has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $182,260. More real estate facts about Ames: The number of properties currently for sale in Ames is 275. The median homes for sale listing price is $154,533. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Ames consisting of 124 with an average listing price for these house of $163,454. Out of the 73 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Ames is $214,632. Interest rates for Ames are at historic lows as well.

Ames Iowa has a latitude of 42.022899627686 and a longitude of -93.626800537109. View the full profile

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