Pitching was the top priority for the Twins in Thursday’s opening rounds of the major league draft. The Twins selected high school pitcher Kohl Stewart with the fourth overall pick in the 2013 MLB First Year Player Draft last night. The Twins also took LSU pitcher Ryan Eades 43rd overall in the second round. Rounds three-through-10 are today and rounds 11-through-40 will take place tomorrow.
A 24 hour domestic abuse hotline is now available in Iowa.
The Iowa Environmental Council celebrated 20 years this weekend.
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ConAgra said this week it will move it;s corporate headquarters from Omaha to Chicago.