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IOWA CITY AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: ICR Future Coalition launches high school intern and job shadow campaign

On Thursday, theICR Future Coalition announced the launch of a new campaign to create 650 new high school job shadow and internship opportunities in Iowa City-Cedar Rapids (ICR) by the end of 2020.

State institution: These 2-year U.S. schools attract the fewest in-state students

Ross College-Quad Cities, Iowa Western Community College and Capri College-Davenport enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year schools in the U.S., according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: Iowa posts 18th highest drop in food stamps participants

Iowa ranked No. 18 among 49 states and U.S. territories that saw reductions in food stamps participation, according to the latest numbers compiled by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

CRESCO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Northeast Iowa Food Bank Mobile Pantry to be Held February 2

The first Saturday of each month is the Northeast Iowa Food Bank Mobile Food Pantry at Crestwood Elementary.

DECORAH AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Luther College Luncheon

The Luther College and Decorah Area Chamber of Commerce Luncheon is always a great way to welcome in a new year.

DYERSVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Home Buyer's Seminar

6:00 - 6:45pm visit these booths featuring local home buying experts: Realtors Mortgage Lenders Home Appraisers Insurance Agents Home Inspectors Pest & Radon Specialists 6:45pm Learn how to work through the layers of the home buying process from a panel of home buying experts.

Analysis: Iowa on track to tax online sales

Iowa is compliant with a U.S. Supreme Court decision outlining how states can go about requiring online retailers to collect sales taxes on products sold within their borders, according to an analysis by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Iowa posted 19th highest sales tax burden per person in 2018

Among the 45 states that levy sales taxes, Iowa ranked No. 19 for its per-capita sales tax collections, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: University of Iowa athletes No. 1 in state for economic impact

University of Iowa sports programs brought in $183,763 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in Iowa that year, according to an Iowa Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

CRESCO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Cresco Clay Crusher Raffle/Fundraiser to be Held January 25

Friday, January 25th is the raffle/fundraiser for the local trap shooting team, Cresco Area Clay Crushers from 5-8pm at the Heritage Events Center.

State institution: These 2-year Iowa schools attract the fewest in-state students

Ross College-Quad Cities, Iowa Western Community College and Capri College-Davenport enrolled the fewest in-state students of all two-year Iowa schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

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