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“Mean Girls” provides different twists to the familiar odd fish in an established hierarchal pool storyline. Barrett Wilbert Weed (Janis Sarkisian) and the Company of Mean Girls. Photo credit – © 2018 Joan Marcus “Mean Girls” soon will spill onto the Des Moines Performing Arts stage like students packing theContinue Reading

WASHINGTON. – Congressman Dave Loebsack announced today that the Southeast Iowa Regional Airport will receive an $135,267 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) grant program. This funding will be used [Read More…] The post Burlington airport gets $135K runway grant appeared first on Reading

WASHINGTON – Friday, U.S. Reps. Dave Loebsack- Iowa and Bob Latta – Ohio, introduced bipartisan legislation that would improve the accuracy of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) broadband availability maps. The “Broadband Deployment Accuracy and [Read More…] The post Loebsack pens bill to improve broadband maps appeared first on Reading

BY CHUCK VANDENBERGPCC EDITOR BURLINGTON – Catfish Bend Casino Principal Owner Randy Winegard placed a $100 bet on the Iowa Hawkeyes to win the Big Ten football championship this year, the commemorative first bet at [Read More…] The post Winegard pops open PointsBet facility Friday appeared first on Reading

DES MOINES, Iowa — It`s become a pit stop for candidates, Iowans and people from all over the country and around the world. The “Cast Your Kernel” booth is a favorite tradition at Iowa Media because there might not be anything more Iowan than corn and politics. The post Why FairgoersContinue Reading

LOS ANGELES, California – “Easy Rider” star and veteran actor Peter Fonda has died at 79, according to TMZ. Fonda, the younger brother of Jane Fonda, died peacefully at home, surrounded by loved ones, his family told People. The official cause of death was respiratory failure due to lung cancer, according toContinue Reading

Iowa’s unemployment rate climbed slightly in July to 2.5% but remains among the lowest in the nation. Iowa Workforce Development announced Friday that the unemployment rate rose from 2.4% in June. The rate had been at that level since July 2018. Although the unemployment rate increased, the number of residentsContinue Reading