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Posted June 26, 2024in Just Released

Disaster Unemployment Assistance Now Available for Five Northwest Iowa Counties

DES MOINES, IOWA – Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) is now available to eligible individuals as a result of a Major Disaster Declaration signed by President Biden on June 24, 2024. [...]

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Posted June 26, 2024in Just Released

WEST MLK FULLY REOPENS MONTHS AHEAD OF SCHEDULE, SIGNALING MAJOR PROGRESS IN CRUCIAL WRA PROJECT

DES MOINES, IOWA — Tuesday, June 25, 2024 — Following a year of being reduced to just two lanes of traffic, West Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway will be fully reopened this [...]

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Posted June 25, 2024in Just Released

Scholarship Program Awards College Funds for 45 Iowa Students

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA (June 25, 2024) — Forty-five Iowa high school and college students have each received $1,000 for college as part of the ISL Education Lending Scholarship. This brings [...]

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Posted June 24, 2024in Just Released

BBQ competition winners from NW Iowa donate prize money to flood victims

(Clive, Iowa) – One of the winning teams at Saturday’s BBQ & Brew at the Ballpark competition plans to donate all their earnings to help their neighbors in northwest Iowa [...]

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Posted June 24, 2024in Just Released

Some Iowans May Be Eligible for Disaster Food Assistance Following Severe Storms

(Des Moines, Iowa) – Following the severe storms that hit Iowa on April 26-27 and May 20-21, two Presidential Disaster Declarations were issued for the state of Iowa. Qualifying individuals [...]

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Posted June 24, 2024in Just Released

Veridian Credit Union tops Forbes America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions 2024 in Iowa

WATERLOO, Iowa (June 21, 2024) – Veridian Credit Union tops the Forbes list of America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions 2024 for Iowa. The ranking is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., [...]

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Posted June 20, 2024in Just Released

NEW MURAL TO ADD WELCOMING, INVITING ART TO COURT DISTRICT

GREATER DES MOINES, IA (June 20, 2024) – A new mural will surprise and excite residents and visitors of Downtown Des Moines (DSM). The mural will be located on the [...]

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Posted June 19, 2024in Just Released

Blank Park Zoo Receives National Service Enterprise Certification

DES MOINES – Blank Park Zoo was recently recertified as a Service Enterprise organization. Service Enterprise organizations fundamentally leverage volunteers and their skills across all levels of the organization to successfully deliver [...]

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Posted June 18, 2024in Just Released

EDCI launches crucial automated text line

Iowa, June 18, 2024 – The Eating Disorder Coalition of Iowa (EDCI) is proud to announce the launch of a statewide, automated text line which will connect individuals, caregivers, providers [...]

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Posted June 14, 2024in Just Released

A Piece of the Iowa State Fair at the 2024 Corndog Kickoff Benefit Auction

DES MOINES, IA (06/13/2024) (readMedia)– Each vendor, exhibitor, entertainer, contestant, supporter, volunteer, and attendee of the Iowa State Fair is a piece of the puzzle that makes the 11-day event [...]

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