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Former Iowa State All-Americans open spin studio in Ames - Iowa State Daily

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 23:17

Former Iowa State All-Americans open spin studio in Ames
Iowa State Daily
A new business has opened near Iowa State's campus, but the people behind the business are not new to Ames. Former Iowa State women's basketball All-Americans Lyndsey Fennelly and Kelsey Carper have started CampusCycle, a spin studio offering ...

Corn and soybean yields hit records in Iowa - Business Record

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:10

Corn and soybean yields hit records in Iowa
Business Record
Radio Iowa: Corn and soybean growers in Iowa and across the country set new records in 2016, according to a report from the USDA Ag Statistics Service. The corn yield in Iowa is estimated at 2.74 billion bushels, 9 percent above the previous record set ...

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Moody's to pay Iowa $9 million for inflated ratings - Business Record

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:10

Moody's to pay Iowa $9 million for inflated ratings
Business Record
Despite repeated statements emphasizing its independence and objectivity, Moody's skewed its analyses to gain business and profits from investment bank clients. Moody's assigned inflated credit ratings to toxic assets that were packaged and sold as ...

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Corn and soybean yields hit records in Iowa - Business Record

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:10

Corn and soybean yields hit records in Iowa
Business Record
Radio Iowa: Corn and soybean growers in Iowa and across the country set new records in 2016, according to a report from the USDA Ag Statistics Service. The corn yield in Iowa is estimated at 2.74 billion bushels, 9 percent above the previous record set ...

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Moody's to pay Iowa $9 million for inflated ratings - Business Record

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:10

Moody's to pay Iowa $9 million for inflated ratings
Business Record
Despite repeated statements emphasizing its independence and objectivity, Moody's skewed its analyses to gain business and profits from investment bank clients. Moody's assigned inflated credit ratings to toxic assets that were packaged and sold as ...

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Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa seeking inspiring women - Business Record

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 08:08

Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa seeking inspiring women
Business Record
Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa currently is accepting nominations for Inspiring Women of Iowa. Nominees should be women who exhibit courage, confidence or character. A total of three women will receive the distinction. Nominations are due Feb. 10. Girl ...

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Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa seeking inspiring women - Business Record

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 08:08

Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa seeking inspiring women
Business Record
Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa currently is accepting nominations for Inspiring Women of Iowa. Nominees should be women who exhibit courage, confidence or character. A total of three women will receive the distinction. Nominations are due Feb. 10. Girl ...

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New university center promotes students' innovation - Quad City Times

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 16:09

Quad City Times

New university center promotes students' innovation
Quad City Times
The University of Northern Iowa freshman gained little traction, though, as he peddled the homemade-looking books and other gaming items produced through his business, Network Nirvana. During a chance encounter while selling the games at a ...

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New university center promotes students' innovation - Sioux City Journal

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 12:39

New university center promotes students' innovation
Sioux City Journal
The University of Northern Iowa freshman gained little traction, though, as he peddled the homemade-looking books and other gaming items produced through his business, Network Nirvana. During a chance encounter while selling the games at a ...

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People in Business for Jan. 15, 2017 - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 12:35

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

People in Business for Jan. 15, 2017
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
KRISSY WIELAND, ARNP, will join Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare-Iowa as a nurse practitioner at Covenant Clinic Franklin Street in downtown Waterloo. Wieland, of Independence, has a bachelor's degree in nursing from Mount Mercy University in Cedar ...

Two Iowa Business Owners Awarded For Renewable Fuel Marketing Efforts - 1380 KCIM

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 10:35

Two Iowa Business Owners Awarded For Renewable Fuel Marketing Efforts
1380 KCIM
The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) has presented the 2017 Renewable Fuels Marketing Awards to Charlie Good of Nevada and Richard Weiner of Nora Springs. Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, Bill Northey, presented the ...

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Iowa Renewable Fuels Association elects leaders for 2017 - Sioux City Journal

Sun, 01/15/2017 - 05:49

Iowa Renewable Fuels Association elects leaders for 2017
Sioux City Journal
Business · Iowa Renewable Fuels Association · Eamonn Byrne · Steve Bleyl · Bill Howell · Derek Winkel · Monte Shaw · Tom Brooks · Craig Willis · Rick Schwarck · The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association · Politics · Board Of Directors · Treasurer · Irfa ...

North Iowa Names & News In Business: Jan. 15, 2017 - Mason City Globe Gazette

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 19:19

Mason City Globe Gazette

North Iowa Names & News In Business: Jan. 15, 2017
Mason City Globe Gazette
She specializes in audits of municipalities and is licensed in Iowa. She is a member of ISCPA, AICPA and is on the ISCPA Governmental Auditing & Accounting Committee, which plans the ISCPA Governmental Roundtable each year, as well as selects the ...

North Central Iowa youth conference is 'All About That Beef' - Mason City Globe Gazette

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 19:19

North Central Iowa youth conference is 'All About That Beef'
Mason City Globe Gazette
IOWA FALLS -- An educational program for North Central Iowa youth who want to learn more about beef production -- "All About That Beef" -- will be held Saturday, January 28, at the Ellsworth Community College Agriculture & Renewable Energy Center, ...

Eastern Iowa companies fear demise of work visa program - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 13:23

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

Eastern Iowa companies fear demise of work visa program
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
A lottery decides which businesses get the visas. “In the last few years, the visas have been depleted in a week,” said Rebecca Neades, vice president of public policy for the Iowa City Area Chamber of Commerce. “We have had push back from our ...

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Centerville Business Gives New Life to Old Walmart - whotv.com

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 17:47

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Centerville Business Gives New Life to Old Walmart
whotv.com
CENTERVILLE, Iowa- The Iowa Small Business Development Center has recognized a business here as the 2017 Neal Smith Entrepreneur of the Year Award winner. Steve and Leona Fogle have run the Fogle True Value Hardware Store for several years ...

Terry Branstad delivers Iowa wish list to Donald Trump - DesMoinesRegister.com

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 14:42

DesMoinesRegister.com

Terry Branstad delivers Iowa wish list to Donald Trump
DesMoinesRegister.com
Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad has sent a wish list of Iowa's top infrastructure needs to the administration of President-elect Donald Trump. During his campaign, Trump promised to rebuild the nation's crumbling infrastructure, pledging to spend billions on ...

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Internet sales are changing how Iowa malls do business - DesMoinesRegister.com

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:37

DesMoinesRegister.com

Internet sales are changing how Iowa malls do business
DesMoinesRegister.com
With a somewhat successful 2016 holiday sales season tucked away, retailers are taking their annual look at tenant mix, with a focus on finding stores with a heavy online component. Early projections show retails sales were up in November and December ...

A Closer Look: Georgia Van Gundy - Business Record

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 10:53

Business Record

A Closer Look: Georgia Van Gundy
Business Record
Georgia Van Gundy says she is all about collaboration when it comes to her new job as executive director of the Iowa Business Council. She certainly is in position to know many folks around the state after a policy and lobbying career that has included ...

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Stock Watch 2016 - Business Record

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 10:53

Business Record

Stock Watch 2016
Business Record
BY CHRIS CONETZKEY, Editor of the Business Record ... Lee Enterprises Inc., a Davenport-based media company, saw its stock increase 72.62 percent in 2016, which topped our annual analysis of Iowa's 23 publicly traded companies. It was a dramatic ...

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