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  • Firefighters Respond to Townhouse Fire

    At approximately 7:15 a.m. Ames Firefighters responded to a reported structure fire at 4020 Fletcher Boulevard. Upon arrival, firefighters noticed smoke coming from the structure. Firefighters were notified that all occupants had exited the townhouse safely.

  • Mayor's Downtown "Healthiest State Walk" is October 5

    Ames residents are welcome to join Mayor Ann Campbell and members of the Ames City Council at the sixth annual Mayor’s Downtown “Healthiest State Walk” beginning at noon on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at City Hall, 515 Clark Ave. Participants should gather on the plaza in front of the building.

  • Skate Park Ribbon Cutting and Naming is Oct. 8

    To celebrate renovations to the Ames Skate Park and to officially name it the Georgie Tsushima Memorial Skate Park, a ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8. The skate park is located at 1330 Sixth St., adjacent to Brookside Park. The public is welcome to join in the celebration, and the skating community has events scheduled in addition to the ceremony.