Posts With Keyword ‘business’

New Keokuk County Business Could Create Up to 70 Jobs

Posted: Wednesday, March 13th, 2013 at 6:22 am

A meat processing plant is opening outside of Sigourney.

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Washington City Council Holds Early Meeting

Posted: Sunday, November 18th, 2012 at 6:24 am

The Washington City Council has a change to the usual schedule.  

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New Flower Shop Opening in Kalona

Posted: Thursday, November 15th, 2012 at 6:22 am

A new business in the City of Kalona will open its doors for the first time today.

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Keota Begins Working Towards New Zoning Ordinance

Posted: Thursday, November 1st, 2012 at 6:22 am

If everything goes as planned, the City of Keota will have a comprehensive zoning ordinance by next summer.

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Iowa House Looking at TIF Districts

Posted: Friday, April 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am


Tax Increment Financing Districts were created in Iowa to allow municipalities to subsidize areas to spur redevelopment.

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Undocumented Worker Bill Clears Committee

Posted: Saturday, February 25th, 2012 at 6:28 am

As previously reported by KCII, lawmakers are looking at a bill that would require businesses to screen workers through the federal E-Verify program, and also allows anonymous complaints to be made against businesses about potential illegal workers which would then have to be investigated by County Attorneys or Local Police. The bill, House File 2156 has cleared the House Judiciary Committee, and is now available for debate in the House.

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Iowa Ranked “Top 10 for Business”

Posted: Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010 at 7:16 am

A southeast Iowa state lawmaker is touting a rating the state is receiving from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

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Learn at Lunch

Posted: Saturday, November 7th, 2009 at 6:53 am

Representatives of the Iowa Self Employment program are the featured speakers at this Month’s learn at lunch. Kochell Weber Ricklefs will discuss the principles behind vocational rehabilitation, how members of the community can get involved and how entrepreneurship might not be right for everyone. The program is November 16 at the Washington County Extension Building. Cal 563-260-2068 for more information and to reserve lunch.