They’re a staple of any college town, and in Ames some are notorious for being a little less than sanitary. Current standards in Iowa require inspections of most bars only once every two years, despite recent closings due to roach infestations and repeated violations.
Wettengel, Matt; Wengert, Briana; and McKinney, Kait
"Raise the Bar,"
Ethos: Vol. 2014
, Article 10.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/ethos/vol2014/iss2/10