GRADUATION SUNDAY: Northwood-Kensett Honored 20 Seniors

The Northwood Kensett Community School District has already held their graduation. Twenty seniors walked across the stage to receive not only diplomas, but $517,400 in full college scholarships. The graduating class included Valedictorian Jenna Schmidt, Salutatorian Katie Schlitz, Joshua Einertson, Mackenzie Dorsey, Paue Sletten, Misty Miranda, Ashlyn Schaefer, Tayah Lande, Tanna Quisley, Trace Carman, Mason […]

Ernst 3

Ernst Supports Funding for Veterans Services, Military Construction, Transportation Needs

Senator Joni Ernst released the following statement, after voting in support of the combined Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act and the Transportation, Housing, Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act: “It is imperative that our country lives up to the promises made to our veterans and to ensure they receive […]

Ernst 12

Senator Ernst Disappointed in EPA Decision to Reduce Volume Requirements Under RFS

Senator Joni Ernst released the following statement today, after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced proposed volume requirements under the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) for conventional biofuels in 2017 and biomass-based diesel in 2018: “I am once again disappointed with the EPA’s decision to reduce volume requirements for conventional biofuels, despite having clear direction from […]