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The Karl L. King Municipal Band of Fort Dodge: 100th Anniversary Concert 1891-1991 (#0)

The Karl L. King Municipal Band of Fort Dodge: 100th Anniversary Concert 1891-1991 (#0)

posted on October 11, 2013 at 4:04 PM

Full Program: This 1991 Iowa Public Television production recognizes the 100th anniversary of Iowa composer Karl L. King’s birth featuring the Karl L. King Municipal Band of Fort Dodge, Iowa. 59:17 Read More »
Wapsipinicon Almanac (#0)

Wapsipinicon Almanac (#0)

posted on September 19, 2013 at 11:53 AM

This 1989 “Living in Iowa” story examines the semi-regular publication of the Wapsipinicon Almanac, a unique Iowa magazine that showcases Iowa artists in fiction, reviews, essays, poetry, and practical information. 16:20 Read More »
Horseshoe Pitching | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Horseshoe Pitching | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:27 PM

Step up to the clay courts and watch some of the best horseshoe pitchers from around the state compete. 03:20 Read More »
Iowa State Fair Parade 2013 (#4401)

Iowa State Fair Parade 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:22 PM

The fun at the Iowa State Fair starts each year with the annual parade in downtown Des Moines. 05:15 Read More »
Opening Day Food Drive | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Opening Day Food Drive | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:18 PM

On Opening Day, August 8, the Iowa State Fair hosted a one-day meal-packaging event in partnership with Meals from the Heartland, the Iowa Soybean Association, the Iowa Food and Family Project and GROWMARK, all helping to alleviate life-threatening... 03:37 Read More »
State Fair Sew-In | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

State Fair Sew-In | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 12:08 PM

Every day during the fair, sewers and quilters get together to make quilts for charity. 03:05 Read More »
Cowboy Mounted Shooting Demo | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

Cowboy Mounted Shooting Demo | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 11:59 AM

Visit the Wild West at the State Fair. These cowboys find out who is the quickest draw east of the Grandstand. 03:44 Read More »
FFA Swine | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

FFA Swine | Iowa State Fair 2013 (#4401)

posted on August 12, 2013 at 11:58 AM

Young Iowans groom their swine and get them ready for the show. Who will have the finest swine? 03:49 Read More »
Southeast Iowa Art Tour (#505)

Southeast Iowa Art Tour (#505)

posted on July 11, 2013 at 11:21 AM

Most artists travel to nearby art shows to sell their work. But a couple times a year throughout the state, some artists invite visitors to their studios … which is a great excuse for a relaxing drive through the countryside. 06:07 Read More »
The Nutcracker Ballet - Quad Cities | Preview (#0)

The Nutcracker Ballet - Quad Cities | Preview (#0)

posted on December 13, 2012 at 4:12 PM

Performed at the historic Adler Theatre in Davenport, Iowa, The Nutcracker is an enchanting holiday tradition. Ballet Quad Cities brings beloved characters Clara, the Nutcracker Prince, the Rat King and the Sugar Plum Fairy to life with beautiful... 00:36 Read More »
Music and the Wartburg College experience (#0)

Music and the Wartburg College experience (#0)

posted on November 26, 2012 at 10:50 AM

Experience preparations for the annual "Christmas with Wartburg" concert and college life in general through the eyes of Wartburg students and faculty. 03:19 Read More »
Iowa's Simple Pleasures (#404) (#404)

Iowa's Simple Pleasures (#404) (#404)

posted on June 21, 2012 at 11:02 AM

Full Program: Tour the Quad Cities on 2-wheels; follow the same trail as many pioneers who crossed the prairie in the mid 1800s; seek out an angler's paradise in northeast Iowa; and get ready for "BIG" portions and big flavor at a Story County eatery. 28:43 Read More »
Hotel Blackhawk, Davenport, Iowa (#403)

Hotel Blackhawk, Davenport, Iowa (#403)

posted on June 13, 2012 at 11:06 AM

In the fall of 2011, the New York Times named this hotel one of its 150 "weekend destinations". It's the restored Hotel Blackhawk in downtown Davenport. 04:50 Read More »
Villisca Axe Murder House, Villisca, Iowa (#403)

Villisca Axe Murder House, Villisca, Iowa (#403)

posted on June 13, 2012 at 11:04 AM

If you like eerie experiences, you don't have to wait for October and Halloween. Just join Dan Kaercher for a visit a certain house in the southwest Iowa town of Villisca. 05:17 Read More »
 Rusty Duck Restaurant, Dexter, Iowa (#403)

Rusty Duck Restaurant, Dexter, Iowa (#403)

posted on June 13, 2012 at 10:58 AM

There area lots of places to get a good burger. But for a great burger, Dan Kaercher found an eatery that's earned a "Best of" title. 06:01 Read More »
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