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Weekly Coronavirus Update, August 7- August 13

By |2020-08-13T12:57:33-05:00August 13th, 2020|Categories: Recent News|

Iowa had another 2,994 cases of COVID-19 in the past seven days. And sadly, there were another 48 deaths this week, bringing the total to 954 deaths.    More than 50,000 Iowans have now tested positive for COVID since the virus started spreading in Iowa. In the last two months, Iowa is starting to see about [...]

Disaster Recovery Assistance & Information

By |2020-09-02T08:53:57-05:00August 13th, 2020|Categories: Featured, News, Recent News|

Many Iowans are still recovering from the aftermath of the Derecho.  There are a variety of resources available in the State of Iowa to help you recover from a loss of shelter, food and water, or belongings. Using the resources below, you’ll find out how to apply for a post-disaster grant, work with a case manager [...]

Weekly Coronavirus Update, July 31- August 6

By |2020-08-06T16:03:54-05:00August 6th, 2020|Categories: Featured, News, Recent News|

The seven day COVID case total for Iowa was 3,363 cases. Unfortunately, with 52 additional deaths this week, there have now been 906 Iowans who have passed away due to COVID-19 in the past five months.    Since March, 47,141 Iowans have tested positive for COVID-19. And in the month of July there were 15,533 positive [...]

STATEMENT FROM IOWA HOUSE DEMOCRATS ON GOVERNOR’S RECENT CHANGES TO SCHOOL GUIDANCE 

By |2020-08-04T16:10:16-05:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: Featured, News, Recent News|

Statement from State Rep. Sharon Steckman, Member of House Education Committee and retired teacher “House Democrats believe there is nothing more important than ensuring our students, teachers, and support staff can return to school in a safe and healthy environment.  The Governor has made a difficult situation worse by failing to recognize that her one size [...]

Weekly Coronavirus Update, July 24- July 30

By |2020-07-30T13:51:15-05:00July 30th, 2020|Categories: News, Recent News|

Iowa had another 3,269 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 7 days. Sadly, there were 39 additional Iowans who died of the virus this week, bringing the total to 854.   Iowa has seen a total of 43,778 positive COVID cases since March. Statewide, Iowa’s daily coronavirus cases have surged back to near the state’s [...]

Weekly Coronavirus Update, July 17- July 23

By |2020-07-23T16:36:48-05:00July 23rd, 2020|Categories: News, Recent News|

In the last 7 days there have been 3,772 new cases of COVID reported. On July 17,  Iowa reached a peak number of cases reported in one day at 879 cases. Unfortunately, there were 38 additional deaths this week, bringing the total to 815.    Hospitalizations have climbed to 232, which is a 95% increase in [...]

WATERLOO LEGISLATORS AGAIN QUESTION OSHA STANDARDS AT PORK PROCESSING FACILITIES

By |2020-07-23T09:48:48-05:00July 22nd, 2020|Categories: News, Recent News|

WATERLOO LEGISLATORS AGAIN QUESTION OSHA STANDARDS AT PORK PROCESSING FACILITIES WATERLOO, IA—State legislators from Waterloo are raising concerns about OSHA standards at pork processing facilities located in Waterloo and across the state. “We’ve again heard numerous complaints about the way workers at the facilities are being treated,” said State Rep. Timi Brown-Powers and Waterloo health care [...]

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