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Patty Judge

Judge says government standards are needed for water quality

October 7, 2016 | 1 min

Patty Judge (D-Albia) says the days of voluntary compliance for farmers are probably short, and we're at a point where there will have to be some standards and regulations set by the government.

Preview of Des Moines Metro Opera's Manon

Preview of Des Moines Metro Opera's Manon

September 30, 2016 | 3 min

Set in the lavish world of 18th-century France, virtue and corruption collide in Des Moines Metro Opera Presents Manon. This stunning re-working of a rarely performed masterpiece tells the story of...

Meghan reveals her fully restored antique tractor

Timeless Transformation: The Big Reveal

September 29, 2016 | 6 min

After months of hunting for parts, after hours in the shop, after all the time spent trading old layers of paint for new, and after trying to figure out what the previous owner was thinking when they...

Timeless Transformation Phase 10

Timeless Transformation Phase 10: The Finishing Touches

September 29, 2016 | 2 min

We can see the finish line for Meghan and her 4166. There are only a few more parts left to be installed. This big tractor has been a big struggle at times during the restoration process. Just ask...

Warren Bachman in Timeless Tractors

Timeless Tribute: Warren Bachman

September 26, 2016 | 2 min

The very first shoot was at the farm of Warren Bachman. We had just wrapped our state fair coverage and were more than happy to be somewhere other than the fairgrounds. Warren’s name came my way...

Fred Buckert

Timeless Tribute: Fred Buckert

September 26, 2016 | 7 min

In the early days of production for Timeless Tractors: The Collectors, we made the decision to head for Mt. Pleasant to Midwest Old Settlers & Threshers. We knew that would be the place to make...

Timeless Transformation Phase Seven

Timeless Transformation Phase Seven: Working on the Little Things

September 21, 2016 | 1 min

It’s down to the last bolt as Meghan puts the finishing touched on the mechanical side of the restoration. The devil is in the details, especially when it comes to the last set screws the the three...

Timeless Transformation Phase Eight: Getting the Tires Off

Timeless Transformation Phase Eight: Getting the Tires Off

September 21, 2016 | 2 min

It’s sandbox time! It’s the moment where the mechanics are done and sandblasting is up next! Meghan's tractor restoration is in its final phases.

Timeless Transformation Phase Nine

Timeless Transformation Phase Nine: Ready for the Booth

September 21, 2016 | 1 min

With the white beast primed, it’s time to move to the paint booth. But that job turned into a long day for the Tractor Trifecta.

Mutton Bustin'

Mutton Bustin'

August 20, 2016 | 4 min

Kids ride sheep in a rodeo-style competition.

Bubblegum Blowing Contest

Bubblegum Blowing Contest

August 20, 2016 | 3 min

Kids see who can blow the biggest bubble at this year's Iowa State Fair Bubble Gum Blowing competition.

Couples Country Dance Lessons

Couples Country Dance Lessons

August 20, 2016 | 4 min

Couples learn to country dance.

Youth Spelling Bee

Youth Spelling Bee

August 20, 2016 | 3 min

Which of these kids can spell the most difficult words? Dan Wardell finds out.

Sunny with a Chance of Thunder

Sunny with a Chance of Thunder

August 20, 2016 | 3 min

Part highlights from the 2016 Iowa State Fair Tractor Pull competition.

Wildest, Best Tasting Pizza Contest

Wildest, Best Tasting Pizza Contest

August 20, 2016 | 4 min

Cooks and pizza lovers line up for this year's competitions to find out who wins the best tasting pizza contest.

Chatting with Charity

Chatting with Charity

August 20, 2016 | 3 min

Charity has a conversation with Jim Harvey - Iowa State Fair Maintenance.

Yodeling at Pioneer Hall

Yodeling at Pioneer Hall

August 20, 2016 | 3 min

Join contestants at Pioneer Hall to see who can yodel best.

The Young Prince

The Young Prince

August 20, 2016 | 2 min

Visit the agriculture building to see a horse, but not just any horse; one made entirely from a hodgepodge of steel items.

Society Horse Show

Society Horse Show

August 20, 2016 | 4 min

Watch as some of the finest animals take to the ring for the Society Horse Show.

FFA Family Effort

FFA Family Effort

August 20, 2016 | 4 min

Learn more about an FFA family rooted in the clubs traditions.