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May 30, 2014

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned. “As a military parent, I have been outraged by what has come […]

From Senator Rich Taylor

May 29, 2014

QUALITY-OF-LIFE INVESTMENTS BOOST ECONOMY, MIDDLE CLASS Iowa’s great quality of life is bolstered by a variety of arts, culture and recreation. ...

Fly Van Buren June 14, 2014

May 29, 2014

Join the Villages of Van Buren for the 14th annual Fly Van Buren! The Fly-In breakfast will be held at the Keosauqua, Iowa Municipal Airport on Saturd ...

Healthy Communities plans S.O. Fun Day in Swedesburg and Olds

May 29, 2014

Healthy Henry County Communities is working with local residents to plan a free community event to encourage individuals and families to enjoy some ph ...

  • Loebsack Calls for Shinseki to Resign
    May 28, 2014

    In Light of VA Report, Loebsack Calls on Secretary Shinseki to Resign, Department of Justice to Investigate Washington, D.C. – Congressman Dave Loebsack today announced that he is calling on […]

  • Washington 175th Anniversary Celebration
    May 28, 2014

    Washington was established and named in June of 1839. Until the advent of the railroad in the late 1850’s, the town’s growth was slow and deliberate. A major influx of […]

  • New leader named for Van Buren County Hospital
    May 28, 2014

    Leaders of Van Buren County Hospital and University of Iowa Health Care announced today that Ray Brownsworth will begin serving as chief executive officer (CEO) at the hospital in Keosauqua, […]

    May 28, 2014

    DES MOINES – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey today commented on the Iowa Crops and Weather report released by the USDA National Agricultural Statistical Service. The report is released […]

    May 28, 2014

    By Harry Hillaker, State Climatologist, Iowa Department of Agriculture & Land Stewardship The past reporting week brought much warmer and drier weather to Iowa. The coolest weather came on Sunday […]