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Shade Tree Auto to hold ribbon-cutting ceremony at new location

Shade Tree Auto in Grimes, Iowa recently announced that it will be celebrating the opening of its new repair shop with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 30.

Northeast Iowa Community College meets with business community to boost job growth

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) recently met with the Business and Community Board, a group intended to create synergy between economic development officials, business leaders and education professionals to aid future job growth.

String trio Simply Three to perform at Clinton Community College's senior enrichment program

Clinton Community College recently announced that musical guest Simply Three will perform on April 13 during the senior enrichment program the college holds in partnership with RSVP.

Northeast Iowa Community College to hold business summit

Northeast Iowa Community College recently announced it will hold its second annual business summit on May 23 in Dubuque, Iowa.

The Center for Business Growth and Innovation to hold 'great idea' competition

The Center for Business Growth and Innovation recently announced it was accepting entries for its Iowa’s Great Idea Challenge, a competition that offers Iowa residents the opportunity to pitch their early-stage innovations for a chance to win up to $1,000.

Marion Chamber of Commerce to host kickoff event for young professionals

Marion LIVE, a program hosted by the Marion Chamber of Commerce, will host a kickoff event on April 27 at Louie’s Scoreboard from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Iowa Department of Transportation to hire a training specialist

The Iowa Department of Transportation recently announced that it is seeking to hire a safety training specialist. 

ATW Training & Consulting wins sales award

ATW Training & Consulting Inc., an Urbandale, Iowa-based firm, recently won a top sales honor from an international publishing firm that offers tools for workplace training and assessments.

Northeast Iowa Community College to apply for national accreditation for nursing program

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) recently announced that it is seeking national accreditation for its nursing program.

City of Ames to hire new clerk

The City of Ames recently announced that it will hire a clerk in its human resources department who can perform office support functions, including claims processing and data entry.

Honkamp Krueger & Co rated the 61st largest accounting firm in the U.S.

Accounting Today recently rated Honkamp Krueger & Co., a Dubuque, Iowa-based accounting firm, the 61st largest certified public accounting firm in the United States.

Clinton Community College to offer beer brewing course

Clinton Community College (CCC) recently announced that it will offer a home brewing course for participants to learn about the beer brewing process and how to make beer at home.

Athletic scholarship a slam dunk for Camanche High School senior

The Iowa Bankers Association recently awarded Camanche High School senior David Gonzalez a $1,000 scholarship in recognition of his athletic performance and community involvement.

Clinton Community College to host new art exhibit

Clinton Community College (CCC) recently announced that it will launch a new exhibit in its art gallery on March 20.

Northeast Iowa Community College to offer $500 scholarships to high-tech manufacturing students

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) recently announced it will offer $500 scholarships for Iowa high school seniors who will attend NICC and want to train for jobs in the high-tech manufacturing industry. 

Clive rules out property tax hike in 2017-18 budget

The Clive City Council recently approved a 2017-18 operating budget that will maintain property tax at its current rate and provide funding for two new city government positions.

Bluestone Project Solutions rebrands as SHYFT Collective

Bluestone Project Solutions, a Johnston, Iowa-based real estate company, recently announced it will change its name to SHYFT Collective.

Northeast Iowa Community College to hold Career Pathway Day

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) recently announced it will hold a "Career Pathway Day" for local high school students to learn about possible career paths at the school.

Greater Burlington Partnership makes recommendations to local and state officials to curb violent crime

Following the concerns of business owners and residents, the Greater Burlington Partnership recently made recommendations for local and sate government officials to ensure that Burlington, Iowa is an “unwelcome environment for criminal enterprise.”

CFS Catholic School students send messages of inspiration to hospital patients

CFS Catholic School students recently crafted hundreds of kindness cards that will be given to patients who receive care at Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah, Iowa.

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