Iowa State News
Ferentz to experience Super Bowl as a parent
A magical football season for Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz will conclude with a trip to Super Bowl 50 to watch his son, James, play for the Denver Broncos against the Carolina Panthers on Sunday in Santa Clara, California. “He has gone from a day-to-day contract to now he has a week-to-week contract so he has […]Full Post...
State Auditor finds thousands of dollars of improper unemployment benefits
An report from State Auditor Mary Mosiman finds Iowa Workforce Development paid out more than $909,000 in unemployment benefits that should not have been paid. Mosiman says her office started investigating at the request of the former IWD director. “She was letting us know about an internal investigation that they were doing regarding improper disbursement […]Full Post...
Branstad says Cruz employed ‘unethical and unfair’ tactics Monday night (AUDIO)
Governor Terry Branstad is crediting Ted Cruz for running an “old-fashioned”, 99-county campaign that yielded victory in Monday night’s Iowa Caucuses, but Branstad is joining the chorus criticizing Cruz for “questionable” campaign tactics. “This thing that they distributed on Caucus night saying that Dr. Carson was likely to drop out and his supporters should support […]Full Post...
Eaton Corporation laying off 250 in Shenandoah
Officials at Eaton Corporation announced layoffs at the manufacturing plant in southwest Iowa. Company officials say 250 positions will be eliminated at its Shenandoah facility as part of a change in manufacturing strategy. That change involves the elimination of transmission assembly, gear and shaft manufacturing operations, and retaining manufacturing of some components for final assembly […]Full Post...
Fire damages cabinet business in Menlo
Firefighters from Menlo, Casey and Stuart were called to the scene of a structure fire late Wednesday night, in Menlo. Menlo Fire Chief Ben Gilman says they were called to the fire in the Sargent Custom Cabinets building, at around 11:54 p.m. The business is owned by Roy Sargent. Gilman said when they arrived, and […]Full Post...
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