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Iowa State's new basketball coach Steve Prohm has announced his assistants. They include T.J. Otzelberger, who worked und...
Governor Terry Branstad says more than 1,500 workers will likely lose their jobs as a result of the bird flu outbreak and he ...
Iowa continued to add people to its do-not-rehire list over the past year despite the concerns raised by some representatives...
Iowa's unemployment rate has dropped from 4 percent in March to 3.8 percent in April. Iowa Workforce Development announce...
The department that oversees economic development in Iowa says it has approved investment funding that will eventually create...
A woman who's worked since 2012 for the Iowa Civil Rights Commission has been named its executive director.The office of ...
Officials overseeing construction of a $1.8 billion fertilizer plant in southeastIowaare defending their hiring practices ami...
Wellmark Blue Cross & Blue Shield has opted for the third straight year to not sell health insurance toIowaresidents on t...
Iowa Govenor Terry Branstad visited Tama County on Wednesday to help celebrate that counties designation as a so called Skill...
The head ofIowa'seconomic development agency says she will try to facilitate communication between labor leaders and offi...
The Des Moines school district is considering hiring a temp agency to hire substitute teachers and teacher associates. The sc...
Three high-ranking officials with the Iowa State Patrol are on leave. Majors Todd Misel and Michael Winter and Lieutenant Ric...
Regulators are suing the owners of two Ames restaurants to try to collect nearly $600,000 in wages that they say are owed to ...
A Mason City cement company has received several citations from a federal agency following safety inspections conducted in Ma...
The Waterloo City Council is expected to vote Monday on a development agreement that includes financial incentives for a loca...
Governor Terry Branstad says the city of Clinton's proposal to use money from a fuel tax increase to hire workers "v...
A new report showsIowa'sunemployment rate dropped to 4.2 percent in January from 4.3 percent in December.IowaWorkforce De...
A busy day today for the city of Marshalltown and the City Council. There are meetings today with the architect for the propo...
AnIowaSenate committee has approved a bill requiring employers to give time off to non-essential workers so they can attendIo...
TheIowaSenate has approved bills that would raiseIowa'sminimum wage and try to curtail cases of wage theft.The Democratic...
The Marshall County Board of Supervisors meet Tuesday morning at nine a-m.According to the published agenda there are 18 item...
A Forest City business owner has been sentenced to two years of probation for embezzling funds from an employee benefit plan....
The Marshalltown City Council will meet today in special session to talk about the proposed budget for fiscal years 2015 and ...
NFL Commissioner RogerGoodellmade $35 million in 2013, according to tax returns submitted by the league.The NFL on Friday rel...
A Senate panel has approved a bill that would requireIowabusinesses to provide reasonable accommodations to pregnant employee...
The WNBA players' union hired Evie Goldstein as its new director of operations Tuesday.She was vice president of business...
The Marshall County Board of Supervisors meet at the County Courthouse this morning and are expected to appoint a Recorder/Au...
The NFL has hired Dr. Elizabeth Nabel as its first chief health and medical adviser.Commissioner Roger Goodell said before th...
Vice President Joe Biden will travel to Des Moines next week.The White House announced Friday that Biden would visit Drake Un...
A state insurance official says officials continue to investigate the number of Iowans affected by a data breach at health in...
A request from the University ofIowaHospitals and Clinics to buy theIowaCity Heart Center has been approved.TheIowaBoard of R...
Iowahas seen an increase in nonfarm jobs and a decrease in its unemployment rate in the past year.Data released Tuesday shows...
The Waterloo department wants to seek a federal grant to restore three firefighters jobs cut from this year's budget.The ...
Iowa'stop insurance official has asked a court to end a consumer-owned cooperative that was selling health insurance to r...
The NFL players union has filed a grievance against the league over changes to its personal conduct policy.League officials s...
The Chicago Bears have hired Frank Smith as tight ends coach and Jason George as strength and conditioning coach.Smith spent ...
Deere is laying off about 910 workers indefinitely from factories mostly inIowaand will sideline another 500 employees in Ill...
North Carolina is hoping former Auburn head coach Gene Chizik can turn around its struggling defense.The Tar Heels have hired...
The Chicago Bears have hired Josh Lucas as director of player personnel.Lucas spent 10 seasons in the New Orleans Saints pers...
Democratic lawmakers say they're ready to introduce bills this session that would increaseIowa'sminimum wage, but the...
News Talk 1230 KFJB will carry President Brack Obama`s State of theUnion Speech Tuesday night. Airtime will be eight p-m.
The embattled head of theIowaagency that oversees benefits for unemployed workers has retired from her job.IowaWorkforce Deve...
The manager of a fertilizer plant in southernIowasays an employee has died following an explosion at the facility.Bill Clem, ...
Iowa'stop Democratic lawmaker says he'll focus on ways to helpIowabusinesses and workers in 2015, though he said incr...
The city of Des Moines has named a new public works director.Officials on Wednesday named 39-year-old Jonathan Gano as its ne...
Iowa'sunemployment rate dropped in November but remains slightly higher than the rate a year ago.IowaWorkforce Developmen...
The University ofIowais defending its decision to reassign a law school employee while she brings a lawsuit claiming politica...
Marshalltown officials say a school employee has been accused of having an inappropriate relationship with an 18-year-old stu...
IowaPublic Safety Commissioner Larry Noble is retiring from the job a second time.Noble told employees in an email this week ...
The Marshalltown City Council meets at City Hall at 5:30 thisafternoon. According to Mayor Jim Lowrance Council will talk abo...
Iowa'sunemployment rate dropped slightly to 4.5 percent in October, down from 4.6 percent in September.IowaWorkforce Deve...
The Minnesota Twins say they will hire Paul Molitor as manager after four straight seasons of 92 or more losses.The Twins sai...
Joe Maddon has been hired as manager of the Cubs after the team fired Rick Renteria.Chicago, without a World Series title sin...
A Major League Soccer referee has been accused of collecting New York unemployment benefits while working and has been suspen...
The Marshall County Board of Supervisors voted to amend the speed limit on a stretch of gravel road in Marshall County at Yat...
One of two health insurers providing coverage to low-income Iowa residents through a state program is withdrawing its service...
An appeals court is upholding $10,000 in fines for safety violations by UPS that were linked to an employee's death at th...
A former employee for theIowaDepartment of Agriculture has been accused of stealing more than $241,000 from her employer.The ...
Five employees at theIowaVeterans Home in Marshalltown were fired earlier this year after a sexual harassment investigation.A...
Testing for human growth hormone in NFL players has begun.The testing originally was agreed to in the 2011 labor agreement bu...
The Marshall County Board of Supervisors meetTuesday morning at the Courthouse at nine a-m.They meet up on the third floor of...
Iowa Valley Community College District, which operates Ellsworth Community College, Marshalltown Community College, Iowa Vall...
The Marshall County Board of Supervisors met atthe Marshall County Courthouse today.Two highlights of the meeting included:Th...
The Marshalltown City Council will meet at 5:30this afternoon at City Hall.Five city employees will be honored this afternoon...
The organization known as Mid Iowa Community Actionor MICA for short held a Political Forum on the subjectof poverty at the I...
A Career Fair for military job seekers will be held in the Marshalltown Community College Activity Center on Thursday, Sept. ...
DES MOINES,Iowa(AP) — The head ofIowa'sworkforce agency is defending herself against accusations of mismanagement, ...
DES MOINES,Iowa(AP) — A former chief judge for the state agency that hears unemployment cases says he was fired because...
A former chief judge for the state agency that hears unemployment cases says he was fired because he stood up to his boss, wh...
DES MOINES,Iowa(AP) — The Senate Government Oversight Committee is calling judges who decideIowaunemployment cases to t...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Internal emails show Iowa's workforce agency provided unemployment benefits earlier this ye...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Sales of Indian motorcycles are strong enough to support more jobs at the Iowa plant that makes...
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) — Agricultural equipment maker Deere is announcing it will indefinitely lay off more than 600 employe...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Gov. Terry Branstad and Democratic challenger Jack Hatch sparred over who could best...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lawyers representing black workers are asking the Iowa Supreme Court to reconsider the decision...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new report says Iowa state employees receive generous health benefits and pay little out of p...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's workers' compensation commissioner is resigning to take a top federal job, but hi...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says military veterans are finding jobs in Iowa.Branstad said Monday that 2...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says military veterans are finding jobs in Iowa.Branstad said Monday that 2...
KEOKUK, Iowa (AP) — A former Lee County maintenance worker who sued under Iowa's whistleblower law is asking the Io...
CLINTON, Iowa (AP) — Officials say more than 100 jobs will be lost with the closing of the Evergreen Packaging plant in...
Gov. Terry E. Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds today announced that Iowa Workforce Development received a $6 million Depart...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge says a Council Bluffs company must pay unemployment benefits after firing a man who lef...
FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — Dozens of girls from middle school and high school are spending time at a college in Fort Dodge...
The Marshalltown City Council will be meeting this afternoon at Marshalltown City Hall. According to the published agenda, th...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa agreed to help conceal why at least 55 state workers had been fired by allowing them to vo...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's unemployment rate dropped to 4.3 percent in April as the state added more than 5,000...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Des Moines health care system has laid off 29 employees because of losses blamed on low insur...
MOUNT PLEASANT, Iowa (AP) â DuPont Pioneer says it is laying off dozens of employees and closing a seed production plan...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's executive branch is correcting mistakes on the state's so-called "do-not-reh...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) Iowa's executive branch is acknowledging that it erroneously disqualified dozens of former employees...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Nearly 100 former University of Iowa employees are disqualified from returning to work because o...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Department of Administrative Services official who had been questioned about payments made to...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa is offering a new program meant to prevent online thieves from stealing e...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's executive branch has removed some former workers who were mistakenly included on a li...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — With the legislative session adjourned, members of the Senate Government Oversight Committee ar...
KEOKUK, Iowa (AP) — A former Lee County employee has filed a whistle-blower lawsuit against the county, saying she was ...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The University of Iowa promised years of employment and benefits to a post-doctoral student who ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new federal report says more than 29,000 Iowans signed up for health insurance in the six mon...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A proposed class-action lawsuit brought by former Iowa executive branch employees claims the sta...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is brushing aside the contention of a former top aide that he has issues wi...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A judge has ordered Iowa to rehire two former transportation department managers who were fired...
TAMA, Iowa (AP) — State officials have approved tax credits for developers to reopen a long-closed meatpacking plant in...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The state's top human resources officer says the most common reason state workers are exclu...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill intended to change funding and programming for job training and establish an apprentices...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The chairman of the state's Public Employment Relations Board says aides to Gov. Terry Bran...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The chairman of the state's Public Employment Relations Board says aides to Gov. Terry Bran...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Insurance Division is investigating an insurance agency that's accused of overbill...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says Iowa has agreed to a federal recommendation that will allow thousands ...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Some workers won't benefit even if a long-shot Democratic proposal to raise the federal minimum w...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad earned $234,907 and is paying $28,298 in federal taxes for 2013.The governo...
MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) — Police say a hypnotist hired to provide alcohol-free entertainment at a post high school prom...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A lawmaker is demanding an investigation to determine why so many workers at the Iowa Veterans H...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad says Democrats pursuing investigations into confidential settlement agreeme...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — At least 386 state employees have been hired by Gov. Terry Branstad's administration withou...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's human resources agency has released a list of hundreds of former workers who are barr...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez will hold events in Des Moines and Ottumwa this weekend.U.S. Sen...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Four former state employees have cast doubt on state officials' claims that hundreds of tho...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate's second-ranking Democrat says he'd be open to negotiating a compromise if Republi...
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's executive branch maintains an internal "do not rehire" list that has grown ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Veterans would receive various tax and job benefits under a bill overwhelmingly approved by the...
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — A Cedar Falls construction company has built three steel sculptures so it can pay tribute to i...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is standing behind the director of Iowa Workforce Development who has been ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is ordering a comprehensive review of his administration's policies to ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is ordering a comprehensive review of his administration's policies to ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The state of Iowa has paid more than $282,000 in secret settlements to six former employees ove...
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — Employees at the University of Northern Iowa say they're victims of identity theft followi...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A bill that that would have required employers in Iowa to tell workers at hiring what they'...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Civil rights groups and some Democrats in the Legislature say Iowa has a wage theft problem and...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Federal and state officials are having trouble collecting the multimillion-dollar judgments a T...
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) — The University of Northern Iowa is seeking the assistance of police, the Iowa Division of Crim...
~ Iowa unemployment drops to 4.2 percent in DecemberEds: APNewsNow. DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Iowa's unemployment rate drop...
Iowa’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to a post-recession low of 4.2 percent in December from a revised Nov...
The Marshall County Board of Supervisors at their latest meeting approved tentative Union Agreements with the Marshall County...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - A group of Iowa employers is pledging to hire 2,500 veterans over the next five years as part of Go...
~ DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Legislation that would exempt military pensions from state income tax is moving rapidly through the...
The Marshall County Board of Supervisors selected Shomo Madsen Insurance and E-M-C Insurance of Marshalltown for property, ca...
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