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Des Moines Downtown Chamber honoring 2016 award winners

The Des Moines Downtown Chamber of Commerce will honor its 2016 award winners in a range of categories based on their contributions to the local community and business environment at its annual celebration on March 2.

Clinton residents encouraged to donate blood at community drive

Clinton residents have the opportunity to save a life when St. Paul Lutheran Church and L’Arche host a community blood drive from 2 to 5 p.m. at St. Paul’s church fellowship hall, 715 S. 3rd St.

Des Moines-based Principal seeks mailroom specialist

Principal Financial Services, a retirement investment firm based Des Moines, is seeking a mail specialist for its corporate office.

Clive chamber honors McClure Engineering as Business of the Year

The Clive Chamber of Commerce recently honored McClure Engineering Company (MEC) as its 2016 Business of the Year at its annual celebration dinner.

Lake Theatre brings big name movies to Clear Lake

The Lake Theatre has been a venue for big screen excitement in Clear Lake since the mid-1930s.

12 pianists to face the music at annual Sioux City competition

Young pianists from around the world will battle for $14,000 in prize money beginning Thursday as the ninth Iowa Piano Competition unfolds at Sioux City’s Orpheum Theatre.

Cedar Rapids business alliance membership drive sets record

The Cedar Rapids Metro Economic Alliance said it expanded its membership by 47 in January – a monthly record for the business organization.

Ramblin' House band to strike up Irish vibes

As part of the run-up to St. Patrick’s Day, the acoustic band Ramblin’ House will perform vintage Irish tunes from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the Clinton Community College Library.

Dubuque Bank and Trust president to retire in June

Dubuque Bank and Trust (DB&T) President and CEO Douglas Horstmann, who began his 35-year career with the bank as a commercial loan officer, will be retiring June 30.

Progress Awards recognize Waverly businesses

The Waverly Chamber of Commerce's Ambassadors Program recently recognized three area businesses with Progress Awards. BeMobile, the managers of Super 8 – Waverly and Comfort Inn were presented the awards during surprise visits by chamber Ambassadors.

Jumpy Monkey Coffee begins fundraising season

Jumpy Monkey Coffee Roasting Company and their team from New Perspectives Inc. (NPI) in Sioux City are gearing up for their Easter-inspired coffee fundraisers.

Clive Community Services founder named citizen of the year

Clive Community Services founder named citizen of the year

Winneshiek Medical Center names Bev Rustad 2016 Star of the Year

The Winneshiek Medical Center (WNC) recently named Bev Rustad, a registered nurse at the center’s Med-Surg inpatient department, its 2016 Star of the Year for her dedication to quality health care and her co-workers.

CFB holding company hosts annual shareholders' meeting

CFB Holding Company, Citizens First Bank’s parent organization, recently held its annual shareholders’ meeting.

Morrison Tech to hold blood drive on March 22

The Morrison Institute of Technology (Morrison Tech) student government recently urged local residents to participate in its blood drive on March 22.

Winneshiek Medical Center makes iVantage Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals list

Winneshiek Medical Center in Decorah, Iowa recently earned a spot on this year’s iVantage Top 100 Critical Access Hospitals (CAHs), the fifth time the hospital has earned the honor and the only hospital to make the list this year.

Wit’s End Coffeehouse celebrates 10 years

Wit’s End Coffeehouse, which has become a staple for coffee, tea and pastries in Marion, Iowa, recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony with the Marion Chamber of Commerce to celebrate the coffeehouse's 10th year in business.

NAI Optimum looking for new marketing coordinator in West Des Moines

NAI Optimum is looking for a new marketing coordinator in its West Des Moines office. 

Title Resources Netwok seeking office and marketing manager in Sioux City

Settlement services and title company Title Resources Network (TRN) is currently seeking applicants for an officer and marketing manager position in Sioux City, Iowa.

Carroll Chamber leader receives economic development designation

Shannon Landauer, executive director of the Carroll Chamber of Commerce, recently received the designation of certified economic developer after passing a two-day exam in January.

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