VEISHA http://iowapublicradio.org en No More VEISHEA? http://iowapublicradio.org/post/no-more-veishea <p>On Wednesday, the rest of <a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/post/veishea-celebration-iowa-state-canceled">the 2014 VEISHEA celebration was suspended</a> due to a riot on Tuesday that left one student with severe head injuries and extensive property damage.&nbsp; Rioters in the <span class="st">Campustown area of Ames </span>turned over cars, tore down light poles, and pelted police with rocks and beer cans.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:36:32 +0000 Ben Kieffer, Katherine Perkins & Sarah Boden 38991 at http://iowapublicradio.org No More VEISHEA? Petersen's Panthers http://iowapublicradio.org/post/petersens-panthers <p>A shipment of precious cargo will begin its journey from the east coast to Iowa tomorrow morning. Crouching on 2 pallets inside a box-truck, are a pair of panthers; they were sculpted by one of Iowa&rsquo;s most famous artists. The lost-and-found story is told by Iowa Public Radio&rsquo;s Rick Fredericksen.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 799 at http://iowapublicradio.org Petersen's Panthers