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The Explorers’ baseball team seeking new characters to engage with fans

The Explorers are looking for new characters for the upcoming 25th season in Sioux City.

Winneshiek Medical Center provides free hearing screenings

Winneshiek Medical Center Audiology is celebrating Better Speech and Hearing Month by providing free hearing screenings throughout the month of May.

Mason Chamber hosting program for college interns

The Mason City Chamber of Commerce will host a summer program to connect young workers to the community.

Elliott Aviation to hold career fair in Moline

Elliott Aviation will host a career fair at its Moline headquarters from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 13.

Purdue University to expand higher education access with acquisition of Kaplan

Purdue University is expanding its higher education offerings, acquiring Kaplan University as a third level of its educational options for working adults and others unable to attend traditional campuses.

NICC honors its board of trustees

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) honored its board of trustees during Iowa School Board Recognition Month.

NICC staff members recognized at Women of Achievement Awards banquet

Two Northeast Iowa Community College staff members were recently honored at the 10th Annual Women of Achievement Awards Banquet.

Vesterheim to display students' Pioneer Immersion Program projects

Iowa-area fourth graders will be presenting projects created in the local Pioneer Immersion Program.

NICC to host event for prospective medical assistant students

Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) will host an informational session for prospective medical assistant students May 10 at the Calmar campus.

Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suites hires general manager

Jennifer Freitag to been hired as the general manager of a new Marriott in Decorah and the area manager for Rebound Hospitality, developer of the new hotel and owner of the Hotel Winneshiek.

Tech company CEC receives BICSI Presidential Eagle Award

Systems and technology integrator CEC was recently awarded the annual Presidential Eagle Award from BISCI for its training facility.

High-schoolers awarded $500 scholarships from Elevate Advanced Manufacturing

Ten Iowa high school students have been awarded $500 scholarships by Elevate Advanced Manufacturing.

Stetson acquires Gerdau Construction Products branches

Stetson Building Products LLC announced the acquisition of five branches of Gerdau Construction Products by Construction Supply Group (CSG), a portfolio company of The Sterling Group.

Volunteers awarded at Decorah Historic Preservation Commission event

The Decorah Historic Preservation Commission recently presented its annual Historic Preservation Award.

Iowa Chamber Alliance lauds passage of minimum wage, collective bargaining bills

Iowa Chamber Alliance (ICA) said "needed" bills passed this year following the end of the 87th Iowa General Assembly’s session.

Ascentra Credit Union receives award from marketing, business development association

Ascentra Credit Union was recently given the Diamond Award by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Marketing and Business Development Council.

Purdue acquires Kaplan University in brand transition

Purdue University has acquired Kaplan University, including its locations in Iowa, and plans to expand its brand and reach in the higher education industry.

Mary J. Treglia Community House nominated for $25,000 award

Jimmie Johnson Foundation has named Mary J. Treglia Community House as a semi-finalist to receive the Blue Bunny Helmet of Hope Award.

Winneshiek Medical Center honors volunteers at event

Winneshiek Medical Center recently hosted its Volunteer Roundup appreciation event at Nob Hill, honoring 125 volunteers and members of the center’s boards.

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