Finance Committee Members Call for Review of Rebate Practices for Mylan’s EpiPen

Senate Finance Committee Republicans requested a review of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) administration and oversight of the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program (MDRP) regarding Mylan’s EpiPen.  A letter, led by Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), was sent to Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Inspector General (IG) Daniel R. Levinson. “Manufacturer rebates play […]

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Juvenile Justice Costs May Send Families Into Instability

It’s not just the consequences of their own actions that young people must face when involved in the juvenile-justice system. New research finds these youths in northern Iowa and other states can be pulled deeper into the system because of excessive court-related costs.According to the Juvenile Law Center findings, in Iowa these fees and fines include the […]


North Iowa Choral Society Children’s Choir Auditions Are September 25

North Iowa Choral Society, sponsored by North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC), is pleased to announce that it will hold auditions for its Children’s Choir on Sunday, September 25, from 4:00-5:00 p.m. in NIACC’s Vocal Music Room #172. North Iowa Choral Society is also pleased to announce that Allison Day has been appointed as the new director for our children’s ensemble. […]