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Tama P.E.O. Chapter met August 13

Tama P.E.O. Chapter met August 13th with 12 members at the State Bank of Toledo Community Room. Hostesses were Sandra Svacina and Lori Kruse.Lori Kruse gave us some information about Cottey College and told us where to go on line for more information.Celebrating her membership anniversary was ...

Hickenlooper quits presidential race

Former Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper ended his campaign for the Democratic nomination for President today, issuing the following videotaped statement:"A little over six months ago, I announced my run for President. In almost every aspect, this journey has been more exciting and more ...

Gov. Reynolds appoints Clabaugh interim director Dept. of Human Services

DES MOINES - Today, Governor Reynolds has appointed Gerd W. Clabaugh to serve as interim director of the Department of Human Services. He will continue to serve as director of the Department of Public Health until a permanent DHS director is named. Clabaugh replaces Jerry Foxhoven, who resigned ...

Iowa Uses Newborn Boy Declared Safe Haven Baby-Safe Haven Procedures 35th Time

Des Moines - Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) officials have used the state's safe haven procedures for the 35th time since the law went into effect.A boy was born May 17, 2019, at an Iowa hospital and the infant was released to the custody of DHS.A court hearing to terminate parental ...

Iowa Dept. of Agriculture confirms case of Canine Brucellosis in Central Iowa

DES MOINES- Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship State Veterinarian Dr. Jeff Kaisand has confirmed a case of Canine Brucellosis originating from Double G Kennels, a small dog commercial breeding facility in Marion Co., Iowa. The small dogs were recently sold at a dispersal sale. ...

Iowa smashes record for most new business filings in a single month

DES MOINES - Secretary of State Paul Pate announces Iowans set a record for most new business filings in a single month during April 2019. Pate's Business Services Division processed 2,326 filings for new businesses in April. The previous one-month record was 2,204, set in March of 2018.The ...

View: Senator Ernst reintroduces Sarah’s Law

U.S. Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) reintroduced Sarah's Law today, in honor of a fellow Iowan, Sarah Root, a 21 year-old young woman who was struck and killed by a drunk driver who was in the country illegally. Sarah's Law will allow federal law enforcement to detain illegal immigrants criminally ...

Man charged with digging Ginseng on state managed property

JACKSON COUNTY, Iowa - A Miles, Iowa man has been charged with digging up Ginseng after being caught on state managed property with a bag full in September.On September 2, 2018 Jerry Woodhurst, 56, was located on state managed property in Jackson County by DNR conservation officers near a bag ...