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AROUND THE STATE:
POLK COUNTY ATTORNEY
DES MOINES, Iowa — Polk County’s long-serving top prosecutor, who has faced criticism for his decisions to charge a journalist and others in last year’s protests over racial inequality, has announced he will not run for reelection. SENT: 240 words.
FARM MANURE TANK-DEATH — A man died after becoming stuck earlier this week in a manure tank on an eastern Iowa cattle farm, authorities said.
IOWA CITY, Iowa — Iowa will expand alcohol sales at Kinnick Stadium and its other athletic venues as part of a pilot program beginning this fall, the athletic department announced Thursday. SENT: 250 words, photo.
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