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Iowa building permits: November 2018

Iowa issued 759 building permits for privately owned housing during November, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

GREATER BURLINGTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Small Business Appreciation Breakfast to be Held May 10

Celebrate small business with the Small Business Appreciation Breakfast. Hear from local business owners and entrepreneurs as they share their business successes.

Analysis: University of Iowa) ranks 38th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

University of Iowa) finished in a tie for 38th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Ringgold County residents is highest in Iowa

Ringgold County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Iowa, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Iowa tops the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

Analysis: University of Iowa medical school ranks 26th best for primary care in the nation

University of Iowa finished in a tie for 26th in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Iowa posts 30th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,259 properties in Iowa started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 30th highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

OfficeMax store to close in Iowa

Thirty-six stores owned by Office Depot Inc., including a store in Iowa, are holding liquidation sales as they prepare to close their doors, according to a report in Business Insider.

ATLANTIC IOWA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Movie in the Park to be Held May 24

The Cass County Conservation Board is holding a “Movie in the Park” Campground Program!

Analysis: Davenport area posts 30th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 544 properties in the Davenport area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 30th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Iowa State University's engineering program ranks 41st best in the nation, study finds

Iowa State University finished in a tie for 41st in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Jeremy Taylor Pledges Support for Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises Jeremy Taylor, U.S. House candidate from Iowa congressional district 4, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress..

AUDUBON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: OSHA Ten-Hour Training to be Held May 30

ECI will be hosting Russell Perry, Safety Consultant with OSHA Consultation and Education to teach a 10 Hour Safety Certificate Training for General Industries at IowaWORKS in Sioux City, May 30th - 31st.

ATLANTIC IOWA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Atlantic Rotary Spearheads Bug Spray Collection for Fremont County

Recent floods have devastated areas of southwest Iowa and the Atlantic Rotary Club is stepping up to help.

Analysis: Polk County posts 216th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 792 properties in Polk County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 216th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

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