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A breakthrough on commercial property tax relief

A breakthrough on commercial property tax relief

I joined the Senate in working on a $200 million commercial property tax break that will help grow Iowa’s small businesses and create new economic opportunities. |I joined the Senate…

From the Desk of Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer, April 15, 2011

From the Desk of Majority Leader Linda Upmeyer, April 15, 2011

As we wrap up another week in the Capitol, the rain has been coming down all morning. While it’s dreary outside, we’re still pushing ahead on the work Iowans’ sent…

Elmwood-St. Joseph Sentry Program

A Cemetery Sentry Program is being implemented at Elmwood-St. Joseph Municipal Cemetery to provide additional protection within the grounds. The goal of the program is to reduce the incidents of…

Bull riding show at fairgrounds a good time

Bull riding show at fairgrounds a good time

A bull riding show took place Friday night at the North Iowa fairgrounds. “It was a pretty good time,” said one person who attended. Young and old participated. There was…

STACK NOW SECOND ONLY TO KOLL IN 5K

STACK NOW SECOND ONLY TO KOLL IN 5K

WALNUT, Calif. ñ The Iowa State track and field team concluded a full day of events Friday with 15 personal best marks spread across competition at the Mt. SAC Relays…

Obama Administration Releases Strategy to Protect Online Consumers and Support Innovation and Fact Sheet on National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace

Obama Administration Releases Strategy to Protect Online Consumers and Support Innovation and Fact Sheet on National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace

Administration Releases Strategy to Protect Online Consumers and Support Innovation and Fact Sheet on National Strategy for Trusted Indentities in Cyberspace |Administration Releases Strategy to Protect Online Consumers and Support…

Obama’s Weekly Address: “We Can Live Within Our Means and Live Up to the Values We Share as Americans”

Obama’s Weekly Address: “We Can Live Within Our Means and Live Up to the Values We Share as Americans”

This week, I laid out my plan for our fiscal future. It’s a balanced plan that reduces spending and brings down the deficit, putting America back on track toward paying…

Clear Lake celebrates Earth Day

Clear Lake celebrates Earth Day

Clear Lake celebrated Earth Day this morning by having a 10k (6 mile) run by the Lake. The overall winner for Males was Cody Manchester and the overall winner for…

ALEXANDER WINS PERMIER PLAYER AWARD

ALEXANDER WINS PERMIER PLAYER AWARD

IOWA CITY, Iowa ñ University of Iowa senior guard Kachine Alexander was named the winner of the first annual Premier Player of College Basketball Award Saturday. She accepted the award…

Rollover Saturday morning on Avenue of the Saints leaves one injured

Rollover Saturday morning on Avenue of the Saints leaves one injured

Around 7:30 am this morning it was reported that there was a rollover on the Avenue of the Saints at mile marker 195. Soon after it changed to mile marker…

KNOTT UNDERGOES SUCCESSFUL SURGERY

KNOTT UNDERGOES SUCCESSFUL SURGERY

AMES, Iowa ñ Iowa State linebacker Jake Knott had successful surgery Friday afternoon at Mary Greeley Hospital to repair a break in the ulna bone in his right arm suffered…