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Grassley Presses to Stop Taxpayer Funding for Syrian Refugees

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley is urging Senate Appropriations Committee members to place firm restrictions on the expenditure of any money to resettle Syrian refugees in the United States until intelligence officials have agreed with the vetting process for these refugees. Grassley has been concerned that the Islamic State will seek to leverage the […]


NIACC Named to Victory Media’s 2016 Military Friendly® Schools List

North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) announced that it has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly® Schools designation provides service members […]


Medicare Recipients Should Review Their Prescription Plan Now During Open Enrollment

This is a critical time of year for many north Iowans who rely on Medicare for their health care with the annual open enrollment period which is in progress. According to Kris Gross, the director of the Iowa Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP), all recipients should take a fresh look at their prescription drug plan […]