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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.

EAGLE GROVE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Worker's Comp Symposium to be Held May 7

Iowa Specialty Hospital is pleased to offer a Worker’s Comp Symposium.

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.

Miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers report 0.6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by miscellaneous nondurable goods wholesalers in April 2019 were $21.2 billion, an increase of 0.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Lumber and other construction materials wholesalers report 4.3 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by lumber and other construction materials wholesalers in April 2019 were $11.6 billion, an increase of 4.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers report 3.7 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by apparel, piece goods and notions wholesalers in April 2019 were $14 billion, an increase of 3.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers report 6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by beer, wine and distilled alcoholic beverages wholesalers in April 2019 were $13.5 billion, an increase of 6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers report 1.4 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by metals and non-petroleum minerals wholesalers in April 2019 were $15.6 billion, an increase of 1.4 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers report 2.6 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by professional and commercial equipment and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were $43 billion, an increase of 2.6 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Grocery and related products wholesalers report 4.9 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by grocery and related products wholesalers in April 2019 were $55.8 billion, an increase of 4.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers report 6.3 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by hardware and plumbing and heading equipment and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were $12.6 billion, an increase of 6.3 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers report 6.9 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by miscellaneous durable goods wholesalers in April 2019 were $19.4 billion, an increase of 6.9 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers report did not change much in year-over-year April sales

Sales by household appliances and electrical and electronic goods wholesalers in April 2019 were $50.3 billion, were nearly the same from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers report 3.7 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by motor vehicle and motor vehicle parts and supplies wholesalers in April 2019 were $39.8 billion, an increase of 3.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Chemicals and allied products wholesalers report 0.7 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by chemicals and allied products wholesalers in April 2019 were $11.3 billion, an increase of 0.7 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 5.5 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by paper and paper products wholesalers in April 2019 were $7.9 billion, an increase of 5.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Furniture and home furnishings wholesalers report 0.8 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by furniture and home furnishings wholesalers in April 2019 were $7.7 billion, an increase of 0.8 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Farm product raw materials wholesalers report 8.4 percent increase in year-over-year April sales

Sales by farm product raw materials wholesalers in April 2019 were $16.4 billion, an increase of 8.4 percent from the same period a year earlier, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

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