A new study shows that Iowa’s counties are having trouble achieving gender balance on board and commissions as required by state law. The Quad City Times01 reports that the Carrie Chapman Catt Center study found […]
Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) stressed the importance of biofuels to rural communities and the need to uphold the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) during a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on the nomination of […]
The Winnebago County Fair continues today in Thompson. Fair Board President Tom Thompson highlights the days activities , including the Celebrity Donkey Races. Saturdays activities include a new rodeo coming to the fair. Sunday features […]
Puckerbrush Days 2018 continues today with activities for the entire family according to Kathy Rollefson of the Forest City Chamber of Commerce. Rollefson says evening activities are highlighted in the annual Battle of the Businesses […]
Ethanol advocates are urging the Environmental Protection Agency to raise the 2019 federal ethanol production mandate to make up for waivers granted this year. Scott Pruitt, the EPA Administrator who resigned earlier this month, issued […]
Senator Ernst (R-IA) released the following statement, with regard to White House trade advisor Peter Navarro telling CNBC that the economic impact of a trade war is a mere “rounding error,” and that the administration […]
Due to the weather, there have been some changes to the events at Puckerbrush Days. Scott Meinders, one of the organizers of the event explains.
Hancock County officials could soon enforce a lower speed limit on portions of Kent Avenue, due to increased usage, speed and accidents on that gravel road. According to Hancock County Supervisor Jerry Tlach, more vehicles […]