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Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation continuing State Public Health Emergency Declaration 

Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation continuing State Public Health Emergency Declaration 

DES MOINES –   Today, Gov. Reynolds signed a new proclamation continuing the State Public Health Emergency Declaration. The proclamation includes additional mandatory closures, relaxes certain restrictions to promote additional…

Additional COVID-19 cases in Iowa; two in Cerro Gordo county

Additional COVID-19 cases in Iowa; two in Cerro Gordo county

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) has been notified of 22 additional positive cases of Iowans with COVID-19, for a total of 90 positive cases. There…

Rep. Upmeyer: COVID-19 Interrupts Life As We Know It

Rep. Upmeyer: COVID-19 Interrupts Life As We Know It

The following is a legislative update from GOP Rep. Linda Upmeyer of Clear Lake, Speaker of the Iowa House: As you know by now, the Iowa Legislature suspended session late…

Blodgett Opinion: YES, IT’S A CHINESE VIRUS

Blodgett Opinion: YES, IT’S A CHINESE VIRUS

Are the restaurant owners I know – who are great people, from China – racists, because they refer to their fare as “Chinese food”? What about Greek olives, Spanish omelettes,…

Attorney General urges Americans to report COVID-19 fraud

Attorney General urges Americans to report COVID-19 fraud

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Attorney General William P. Barr is urging the public to report suspected fraud schemes related to COVID-19 (the Coronavirus) by calling the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF) hotline…