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Posted January 31, 2022in Just Released

Bank Iowa Announces Winners of “Living our Values” Awards

(Des Moines, Iowa – January 31, 2022) – Bank Iowa today announced the winners of the family-owned bank’s second annual Living our Values awards. The awards recognize team members who [...]

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Posted January 31, 2022in Just Released

‘Iowa is Better Than This’ statewide event Feb. 16 laments Iowa’s discriminatory legislation

During the past year, the Iowa Legislature proposed and even codified into law bills that attempt to normalize discrimination, reduce voting access and hurt many citizens of this state. Legislators [...]

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Posted January 31, 2022in Just Released

Regional Banking Center Manager Bev Price to Retire from Great Southern Bank

Springfield, Mo. – After 23 years of dedicated service at Great Southern Bank and its predecessors, Bev Price, regional banking center manager, has announced her retirement. She will retire effective [...]

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Posted January 25, 2022in The Culture Buzz

Greetings, Cultural Catalysts:

From the beautiful MainFrame Studios Building at 900 Keosauqua Way in Des Moines, Iowa comes your Listener-supported Community Voice, the Award-Winning independent radio station KFMG-LP 98.9 FM, bringing you music, literature & cultural news from the American [...]

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Posted January 24, 2022in Just Released

TWO CENTRAL IOWA COMPANIES JOIN FORCES IN SMALL BUSINESS MERGER: Triplett Office Solutions purchases Primary Source

CEO Dick Triplett of Triplett Office Solutions announced a merger with another privately held central Iowa company, Primary Source, Inc., effective today. This partnership will allow the Primary Source work [...]

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Posted January 18, 2022in The Culture Buzz

Greetings, Cultural Catalysts:

From the beautiful MainFrame Studios Building at 900 Keosauqua Way in Des Moines, Iowa comes your Listener-supported Community Voice, the Award-Winning independent radio station KFMG-LP 98.9 FM, bringing you music, literature & cultural news from the American [...]

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Posted January 18, 2022in Stray Thoughts

State gov’t may be harming Iowa population challenges

I stumbled across a statistical tidbit the other day that probably will surprise many people. U.S. Census Bureau figures show that between 1900 and 2000, the state that grew the [...]

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Posted January 11, 2022in The Culture Buzz

Greetings, Cultural Catalysts:

From the beautiful MainFrame Studios Building at 900 Keosauqua Way in Des Moines, Iowa comes your Listener-supported Community Voice, the Award-Winning independent radio station KFMG-LP 98.9 FM, bringing you music, literature & cultural news from the American [...]

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Posted January 10, 2022in Stray Thoughts

Senate change won’t better inform Iowans

Typically, in the days leading up to the start of a new session of the Iowa Legislature, the attention is on lawmakers’ goals and priorities — and on the pledges [...]

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Posted January 07, 2022in Uncategorized

Living History Farms receives Department of Cultural Affairs grant to present Emancipation Day

Living History Farms has received a grant from the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs to present “Emancipation Day, a Juneteenth Event,” on June 11, 2022. “This grant supports programming that [...]

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