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The State of Iowa (IPA: /ˈaɪəwə/) is a state in the Miwestern region of the United States of America. It is the 29th state of the United States, having joined the Union on December 28, 1846. The state is named for the Ioway people, a Siouan tribe of Native Americans that formerly lived there. It is officially known as the "Hawkeye State" and unofficially known as the "Tall Corn State".

Trivia about iowa

  • A city in what is now this state was named to honor Julien Dubuque, 23 years after his death
  • In August, hop a freight train to the city of Britt in this "Hawkeye State" for its annual "Hobo Days" convention
  • The Diamond Lady, the first of this state's riverboat casinos, launched from Bettendorf in 1991
  • In the 2000 census, Des Moines & Cedar Rapids were the only 2 cities in this state with populations of more than 100,000
  • Between 1975 & 1996 this midwestern school's Hawkeyes won 16 NCAA wrestling titles
  • It's known as "The Land Where the Tall Corn Grows"
  • Palo Alto,Dallas,Dubuque
  • "Ow"! Don't hurt yourself inside this state
  • The first radio-controlled target, this "Hawkeye State" ship was sunk in an exercise in 1923
  • This state's first paper was the Du Buque Visitor, which began publishing in 1836
  • Des Moines River
  • The "Hawkeye State"
  • 50010 is found in the heartland, Ames in this state
  • Riverboat casino gambling has increased tourism in this Hawkeye State's city of Bettendorf
  • Former "Love Boat" star Fred Grandy represents this state's 6th District in the House
  • Angie Anderson & Carrie MacDonald are the first women to wear the Hawkeye mascot costume of this university
  • To stand in the center of this state, go 5 miles northeast of Ames & stand there--how exciting...
  • Du Buque Visitor(1836)
  • Along with Rock Island & Moline, Illinois, this state's Davenport & Bettendorf form the Quad Cities
  • In 1867 the first railroad to cross this state was completed from the Mississippi to Council Bluffs
  • The Sauk chief Keokuk is buried in the city of Keokuk in this state
  • In Story County, 5 miles northeast of Ames
  • Company clerk "Radar" O'Reilly was from this state
  • The name of this "Hawkeye State" means either "Beautiful Land" or "One Who Puts to Sleep"
  • Grassley & Harkin
  • 118 degrees on June 20, 1934 in Keokuk
  • The Red Delicious apple was originally called the Hawkeye apple; it was developed in an orchard in this state
  • Pop over to the national balloon museum, made to look like 2 inverted balloons, in Indianola in this "Hawkeye State"
  • The Hawkeyes of this "Hawkeye State" must read a lot -- they have the highest literacy rate in the U.S.
  • "The Bridges of Madison County"
  • Like "The Music Man", "The Pajama Game" takes place in this U.S. state
  • One of the world's largest tractor factories can be found in this state's city of Waterloo
  • The Amana Colonies in this state are known for the manufacturing of refrigerators & other appliances
  • The Navy apologized for blaming this battleship's gun turret explosion on one of its victims
  • State where the concession speech seen here was made in 2004
  • It's the only state whose name begins with 2 vowels
  • Meredith Willson modeled his “River City” on his home town of Mason City in this state
  • It's the only state that fits the bill
  • Fidelio was Beethoven's only opera (but has it played in Dubuque?)
  • On Dec. 28, 1846 it joined the U.S. as the 29th state
  • Tom Harkin
  • The Amana Colonies were settled on this "stately" river in the 1850s
  • Nebraska
  • It's sandwiched between Minnesota & Missouri

Tweets about iowa

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  • RT @C_AdamskiTrib: On-field record of marquee Big Ten programs over the past 10 yrs: OSU 104-26 Wisc 96-35 PSU 86-39 Neb 84-46 MSU 79-50 I…
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  • RT @Angie_Cakes54: I really miss Iowa officially a month until I am back on campus.
  • Creo que en la canción de Iowa, Corey acabó vomitando y mierdas así
  • I might as well live at my sisters until I leave for Iowa City to maintain mental sanity from the wedding for her and I both lol. AHHH😳😩👰🙆🙉🙈
  • Please welcome our newest affiliate, the University of Northern Iowa Rugby team.
  • Winter day in Des Moines, #Iowa. Photo by Katie Haugland.
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  • "My alcohol tolerance has become annoyingly high" - University of Iowa
  • Remembering an Iowa Hero ... Army SSG Matthew Mackey, 33, Grinnell, Iowa - 7/28/10. He is not forgotten.
  • Iowa bound ✌️ #nationals #furysoftball #desmoines
  • Candy in Laurens Iowa likes My Wom Leads - 03 >> Small businesses
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  • RT @TheRecruitScoop: 2015 New England Playaz (MA) PF Jarred Reuter has a final list of Iowa, South Carolina, Virginia, Rhode Island & Provi…
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  • RT @WakondaGrounds: Talented group of guys ready to prep the golf course for the Iowa PGA championship today
  • KentuckyとかIowaが好きだけどDoverみたいなとこが苦手感
  • @StepDaddyFinnin you know Iowa stands for idiots out wandering around
  • Post-Vacation Iowa Political Round-up #life
  • Partly Cloudy and 63 F at Iowa City Municipal Airport, IA
  • Communities in southeast Iowa brace for flooding
  • See what people are saying about #Janesville, #Iowa here!
  • On the road to Iowa
  • Working with bands in Iowa with their SoundCloud song play promotions. - #soundcloudtrackplays
  • back to iowa 😒
  • Researchers find changes in agriculture increase high river flow rates | Iowa Now - The University of Iowa:
  • RT @ChroniclesMag: The Death Throes of an Imperial Nation | Chronicles Magazine #marxism #iowa https://t.co/2Oau25G7n8
  • RT @TNT5Basketball: Iowa Prep 17U 2014. Finished 30-15, won 2 Tourney Championships, Finishes Rummers-Up in two and played…
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  • top: Iowa Farmer Invents 'Instagram For Agriculture' - When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. But what do...
  • The solar grant was abandoned by the state, but the state cannot remove the drive for solar.
  • RT @JeffRabjohns: Virginia, N.C. State, Northwestern and Iowa State all have offered 2016 Indiana Elite G Kyle Guy tonight.
  • Trailing on behalf of an rv twentieth-century iowa: ogwmPyzt
  • This nonprofit combines video games & helping those in need.� #iowa #charity #sponsor #opportunity
  • Beejay Anya (North Carolina St) y Georges Niang (Iowa St) son los últimos en cambiar físicamente para la nueva temporada de la #NCAABesp.
  • RT @Chante_Maritz: RT @MiaLovies: "Kisses may last for no more than five minutes. (Iowa)" is jy mal?!?!? Lol" @gersh_mias @TaviaB08 put me …
  • RT @hooplaheatha: If you don't want things to get around about what you do in small town Iowa, THEN DON'T DO IT.
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  • Paullina, Iowa Weather :: 55F OVERCAST
  • Search-and-destroy operation now an rv in favor iowa: qlTNPYf
  • Fair and 58 F at Iowa Falls Municipal Airport, IA