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Barry to be next presenter at Greater Des Moines Partnership series

The Greater Des Moines Partnership will host its next installment of its Top Five Tactics for Enticing Talent series June 28.

Wells Fargo, AHL partner to build ice-skating rinks

New community ice rinks will be built in the Waukee and Ankeny areas in this winter.

Allegiant's nonstop flights return to Quad City International Airport

Allegiant will resume its nonstop flights between the Quad City International Airport in Moline and Punta Gorda, Florida, beginning in December.

Muscatine conducts survey addressing housing concerns

The city of Muscatine is conducting a survey of people who work in the city to assess the housing needs of community members and address concerns about the housing market.

Amerigroup Foundation, March of Dimes partner to improve birth outcomes in Iowa

Pregnant women in Iowa will have greater opportunities to participate in CenteringPregnancy programs because of a collaboration between the Amerigroup Foundation and March of Dimes.

Beetler joins board of directors at Spotlight Innovation

Spotlight Innovation Inc. has appointed June Beetler to its board of directors.

City of Ames recognized with two design awards

Graphic Design USA recently honored the city of Ames's printing services technician, Derek Zarn, with two American Inhouse Design Awards.

Iowa Economic Development Authority awards funding to local startups

Three startups in Coralville were awarded funding by The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) last month.

Crystal Group awarded Intel Partner of the Year award for collaboration

Designer and manufacturing company Crystal Group received the Intel 2016 Partner of the Year award by Intel last month.

Home prices are rising in Iowa, Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors says

Home prices have seen a steady rise in the regional metropolitan statistical area in Iowa, according to Ruhl & Ruhl Realtors.

Earlham restoring Bricker-Price Block

The Greater Des Moines Partnership announced that the restoration of historic Earlham building is anchoring development in the small town.

Young Professionals of Dubuque to honor best of the best at luncheon

The Young Professionals of Dubuque (YPD) Awards Luncheon and awards ceremony will be held at 11:45 a.m. June 21 at the Hotel Julien Dubuque.

Gift sale to benefit Winneshiek Medical Center

The Winneshiek Medical Center Auxiliary will be having an accessory and gift sale June 14.

Urbandale Chamber and DSM leaders join forces in annual Washington trip

The Urbandale Chamber of Commerce Chair Lori Gelhaar and President Tiffany Menke joined nearly 200 Greater Des Moines (DSM) business, community and civic leaders in the Greater Des Moines Partnership's recent annual trip to Washington, D.C.

Hilton Des Moines Downtown construction nears completion

The Hilton Des Moines Downtown hotel recently held its official topping out celebration as its opening later this year approaches.

Free skin cancer screenings to be offered in Clinton

Soderstrom Skin Institute will offer free mole and skin cancer screenings will be held by from 2-6 p.m. June 15.

Winneshiek Medical Center to host blood drive

Winneshiek Medical Center is hosting a blood drive from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. June 16.

Vision North Iowa to roll out economic plan for Iowan residents

Vision North Iowa will host a series of workshops for North Iowa residents that outline the organization's economic plan for the area, help residents understand community values and build rapport.

Northeast Iowa Community College student headed to national conference in Orlando

Radiologic technology student Andrea Winchell will graduate this summer from Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) and will attend the ASRT Symposium and the Annual Governance Conference in Orlando.

Mediacom Business provides internet service for PGA Tour Champion Tournament

Mediacom Business recently served as the official broadband provider for the Principal Charity Classic.

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