Grassley Leads Resolution Commemorating National Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and Senators Dianne Feinstein and Joni Ernst introduced a bipartisan resolution to commemorate April as National Sexual Assault Awareness Month. “Many survivors of sexual violence suffer from severe and lasting challenges, including post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. Sadly, the traumatic experience can even lead to suicide,” Grassley said. “This resolution brings […]

Northey Reviews Agricultural Provisions Passed This Year

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey shared key agriculture provisions passed by the Iowa legislature during the 2017 legislative session.  This includes additional funding to support water quality and soil conservation efforts, funding for additional foreign animal disease response planning, continued funding for the Renewable Fuels Infrastructure Program. “I was encouraged by the strong support […]

NIACC Students Earn Seed Money in Regional and State Pitch Competitions

Three students representing North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) competed at the regional level in The Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition held at NIACC on March 29, 2017.  TJ Hauser, Sami Schupanitz and Tucker Tusha pitched their business ideas to panel members Jill Kramer, Executive Director of the Hancock County Economic Development; Doug Morse, NIACC […]