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America’s meatpacking facilities operating more than 95% of capacity compared to 2019

America’s meatpacking facilities operating more than 95% of capacity compared to 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today applauded the safe reopening of critical infrastructure meatpacking facilities across the United States. As of this morning, across the cattle,…

Two Northern Iowa women dead after river mis-hap

Two Northern Iowa women dead after river mis-hap

RURAL FAYETTE COUNTY – Two Northern Iowa women are dead after an apparent river mis-hap Monday afternoon. On June 8, 2020 at approximately 3:40 PM, the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office…

OBIT: William “Bill” Schneider, 81, of Colwell

OBIT: William “Bill” Schneider, 81, of Colwell

William “Bill” Schneider, 81, of Colwell, passed away Monday, June 8, 2020 at his home. According to Bill’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a celebration of Bill’s life will…

Investing In Iowa: What Every Entrepreneur Needs To Know

Investing In Iowa: What Every Entrepreneur Needs To Know

Most Americans instantly associate Iowa with empty fields, corn, and maybe Slipknot. However, there is a lot more to the state than that. The Iowan economy is much stronger and…

OBIT: Bonnie Lou (Harris) Schriever, age 74

OBIT: Bonnie Lou (Harris) Schriever, age 74

Bonnie Lou (Harris) Schriever, age 74, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on June 7, 2020 after a long battle with liver disease. Due to state…

Iowa chiropractic clinic to pay $30,418 to resolve allegation fo false claims to Medicaid

Iowa chiropractic clinic to pay $30,418 to resolve allegation fo false claims to Medicaid

CEDAR RAPIDS – A Sioux Center chiropractic clinic, Sioux Center Chiropractic Wellness Center, P.C., and the two chiropractors who operate the clinic – Tyler and Tiffany Armstrong – have agreed…

Iowa receives $26.2 million in emergency education relief to expand broadband access

Iowa receives $26.2 million in emergency education relief to expand broadband access

DES MOINES — Gov. Kim Reynolds and the Iowa Department of Education announced the state has received $26.2 million in federal relief to ensure education continues for students of all…

Iowa Athletic Department reports positive covid-19 test

Iowa Athletic Department reports positive covid-19 test

IOWA CITY – The University of Iowa Athletics Department has conducted 237 COVID-19 tests as part of its return to campus protocol. Testing began May 29, 2020 and includes student-athletes,…