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A New Festival Has Invaded Des Moines

By: Ellery Lawry and Taylor Ward  Despite the hiccup Hinterland faced with the last minute venue change, the first year started off incredibly well, with great day one acts and an phenomenal headliner that left attendees ready for day two. The first day of the festival began with local favorite[...]

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Interested in Sports Radio? If yes continue reading to learn how to get involved NOW! 88.5 KURE Ames Alternative has its very own Sports Departement run by Sports Director’s Taylor Mankle and Jared Stansbury who are ready, willing and able to help you join the team. But first a little[...]

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Follow KURE Sports show “The Clone Zone” on twitter @KureCloneZone for updates on the show and  all sports Iowa State and across the globe. The Clone Zone can be heard while school is in session Thursday’s 4-6 pm pending timeslot turnover.

The Heat Can’t Stop It: A Recap of the Final Day of 80/35

By: Ellery Lawry Despite being long and hot, day two of 80/35 was one for the books with some memorable performances and acts. Saturday’s music began at noon, with all three stages hosting an act. On the Hy-Vee Main Stage, Des Moines natives Canby played an indie rock set. On[...]


Good Times and Good Tunes: A Recap of the First Day of 80/35

By: Ellery Lawry 80/35 started off yesterday afternoon with an evening full of fun and music. St. Lucia opened the festival on the Hy-Vee Stage. Led by singer Jean-Philip Grobler, the band greeted Des Moines and kicked off an exciting set. The group grinned and danced their way through the[...]