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Iowa's heavyweight Sam Stoll is back for business - The Daily Iowan

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 01:40

The Daily Iowan

Iowa's heavyweight Sam Stoll is back for business
The Daily Iowan
Three years ago, Sam Stoll came into Iowa's wrestling program with one goal: to win a national championship. Since then, he's had a few setbacks. The heavyweight's career has been riddled with injuries. A knee injury in his 2015-16 campaign kept Stoll ...

SERVPRO of Spencer and Iowa Great Lakes recognizes 1 year under new ownership - Lakes Business News

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 01:13

Lakes Business News

SERVPRO of Spencer and Iowa Great Lakes recognizes 1 year under new ownership
Lakes Business News
SPENCER, Iowa — SERVPRO of Spencer and Iowa Great Lakes, a premier cleanup and restoration company, is recognizing its 1-year anniversary in the local business community under new ownership. “It's exciting to be a part of the local community and ...

Order clears the way for Ponca Tribe to build casino - The Daily Nonpareil

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 00:02

The Daily Nonpareil

Order clears the way for Ponca Tribe to build casino
The Daily Nonpareil
To move forward with the project, the Ponca tribe would have to work on a compact agreement with the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals that would contain provisions intended to implement the policies and objectives of the Indian Gaming ...
The Latest: Gaming panel approves plan for casino near OmahaThe Sun Herald
Gaming panel approves tribe's plan for casino near OmahaWashington Post

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AFSCME appeals lawsuit challenging collective Iowa bargaining law - Business Record

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:31

AFSCME appeals lawsuit challenging collective Iowa bargaining law
Business Record
Des Moines Register: Iowa's largest union for public employees has filed an appeal in a case challenging the state's new law sharply limiting collective bargaining rights. The suit, filed by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal ...

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AFSCME appeals lawsuit challenging collective Iowa bargaining law - Business Record

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:31

AFSCME appeals lawsuit challenging collective Iowa bargaining law
Business Record
Des Moines Register: Iowa's largest union for public employees has filed an appeal in a case challenging the state's new law sharply limiting collective bargaining rights. The suit, filed by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal ...

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Iowa won't release Toyota documents showing what incentives it offered for auto plant - DesMoinesRegister.com

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:16

DesMoinesRegister.com

Iowa won't release Toyota documents showing what incentives it offered for auto plant
DesMoinesRegister.com
The law requires public disclosure of state incentives the agency routinely awards businesses that open or expand in Iowa, Guidicessi said. And it requires the same when the state loses out on a prospect, he said. "The open records act exists to keep ...

Big Ass Turkey Legs gobbles up Iowa customers along Melrose Avenue - Landof10.com

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 08:09

Landof10.com

Big Ass Turkey Legs gobbles up Iowa customers along Melrose Avenue
Landof10.com
Ireland worked at a Hy-Vee grocery store in Iowa City and sold Ford the turkey legs for several years. When Iowa City officials demanded the Melrose Avenue businesses buy permits, Ford's primary cook opted to leave. Ireland then joined Ford cooking ...

Iowa's craft distilling business is booming - KCCI Des Moines

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 07:25

KCCI Des Moines

Iowa's craft distilling business is booming
KCCI Des Moines
State regulators say alcohol sales are going up across the states, especially when it comes to distilled spirits. The Cedar Ridge Winery and Distillery says business is going so well, it's going to double production over the next few years. One bar ...

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The Iowa Clinic Goes Live with Lightbeam Health Solutions - Business Wire (press release)

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 07:07

The Iowa Clinic Goes Live with Lightbeam Health Solutions
Business Wire (press release)
IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Committed to improving health outcomes for the patients they serve, The Iowa Clinic has successfully deployed a population health management platform from Lightbeam Health Solutions to support more than 250 ...

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University of Iowa pursuing innovation center - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:05

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

University of Iowa pursuing innovation center
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
The University of Iowa's Henry B. Tippie College of Business Dean Sarah Fisher Gardial, shown here in a 2016 photo, says demand for entrepreneurial innovation space is surging and the UI hopes to have a center functioning at some level within 18 months ...

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Iowa City schools receive $25K grant to connect students to STEM careers - Iowa City Press Citizen

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 19:12

Iowa City Press Citizen

Iowa City schools receive $25K grant to connect students to STEM careers
Iowa City Press Citizen
In a meeting last week at the district's main office on Dodge Street, educators with the school district and University of Iowa met with business leaders to discuss the district's plans for the grant and accelerating STEM education. The committee ...

Will Wapello County be designated Home Base? - Ottumwacourier

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 16:30

Ottumwacourier

Will Wapello County be designated Home Base?
Ottumwacourier
Home Base Iowa has been bringing hundreds of skilled workers to businesses around the state. Ottumwa businesses haven't signed on yet, at least with the local coordinator. “Businesses tell me they need workers with those soft skills,” said Connie ...

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Iowa pharmacy company raises $2.5 million in investment ... - Business Record

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 14:35

Iowa pharmacy company raises $2.5 million in investment ...
Business Record
Cedar Rapids Gazette: An eastern Iowa pharmacy business has raised $2.5 million in investment funding to push forward its prescription delivery and ...

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Iowa pharmacy company raises $2.5 million in investment - Business Record

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 14:35

Iowa pharmacy company raises $2.5 million in investment
Business Record
Cedar Rapids Gazette: An eastern Iowa pharmacy business has raised $2.5 million in investment funding to push forward its prescription delivery and management system. SmartScripts, based in Washington, Iowa, announced the investment, its first large ...

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United Way of Central Iowa receives 4-star charity rating - Business Record

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 14:34

United Way of Central Iowa receives 4-star charity rating
Business Record
For the 13th consecutive year, United Way of Central Iowa has received the top rating -- four stars -- from Charity Navigator, the largest independent charity evaluator in the nation. The rating demonstrates United Way's strong financial health and ...

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Iowa event planner hides rocks with inspirational messages - Newton Daily News

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 11:02

Iowa event planner hides rocks with inspirational messages
Newton Daily News
These are some of the words and advice that inspired Catherine Mayfield to embark on a solo business adventure three years ago and to keep going when it got tough. EventConnect, an event-planning business, marked its third anniversary this month, and ...

Iowa company recalls food for vending machines in 3 states - The News Tribune

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:53

The News Tribune

Iowa company recalls food for vending machines in 3 states
The News Tribune
Federal officials say an Iowa company has recalled salads and sandwich wraps sent out to vending machines in three states because they were distributed without federal inspection. Marengo-based Pride of Iowa Sandwiches is recalling products containing ...

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Franalysis: Iowa Takes Care of Business on Opening Weekend - Go Iowa Awesome

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:05

Go Iowa Awesome

Franalysis: Iowa Takes Care of Business on Opening Weekend
Go Iowa Awesome
Let's start with the obvious: The competition that Iowa faced on Friday and Sunday this past weekend was some of the worst in Division I college basketball. Kenpom ranks Chicago State as the 334th best team out of 351 D-1 teams this season, while ...

Guardian Pharmacy Services Expands to Iowa Through New Partnership with Right Dose Pharmacy - Business Wire (press release)

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 09:43

Guardian Pharmacy Services Expands to Iowa Through New Partnership with Right Dose Pharmacy
Business Wire (press release)
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Guardian Pharmacy Services, one of the nation's largest long-term care (LTC) pharmacy companies, today announced that Right Dose Pharmacy, a leading independent long-term care pharmacy serving Iowa, is joining the ...

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Canon USA Congratulates Advanced Systems, Inc. on 60 Years of Business - Markets Insider

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 09:22

Canon USA Congratulates Advanced Systems, Inc. on 60 Years of Business
Markets Insider
Founded in 1957 in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Advanced Systems, Inc. services, leases and sells office equipment with a high level of expertise to fine-tune solutions that better help customers meet their business needs. Advanced Systems, Inc. has been an ...

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