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2011-01-12 11:00:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT), expects Iowa customers to see lower electric bills in 2011 as a result of the company's 2010 electric rate case.

2010-12-21 08:54:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Involta LLC today announces that it has completed a successful capital raise of $8 million.

2010-12-10 08:46:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Fiberutilities Group LLC announces its central role in attaining a federal funding commitment letter (FCL) for the deployment of a new $20M fiber optic medical network in Western Nebraska.

2010-11-22 07:31:00

BALTIMORE, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) announced that Mr. Kerry Johnson was named General Manager for KGAN-TV (CBS) in Cedar Rapids, Iowa in addition to continuing as General Manager for Sinclair's WMSN-TV (FOX) in Madison, Wisconsin. Mr.

2010-09-29 09:45:00

Researchers have created a computer model that predicts how a disaster's impact on critical infrastructure would affect a city's social and economic fabric, a potential tool to help reduce the severity of impacts, manage the aftermath of catastrophe and fortify infrastructure against future disasters.

2010-08-30 12:00:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Involta, LLC announces plans to build and operate a 46,000 square foot hardened enterprise data center in Akron, Ohio.

2010-08-25 14:38:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Involta, LLC, a leading provider of data center services founded in 2007, has attained a ranking of 40th on the list of nation's fastest-growing private companies by Inc.

2010-06-11 08:19:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 500 Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps National Direct and VISTA members from across the country will come together this week to kickoff the annual Habitat for Humanity AmeriCorps Build-a-Thon.

2010-05-25 08:00:00

MAUMEE, Ohio and CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) and the Iowa Northern Railway Company (IANR) today announced that The Andersons, Inc. recently made a significant minority investment in the railway company and its subsidiaries.

2010-01-05 19:24:00

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa, Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL), a subsidiary of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT) received an oral decision from the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) regarding its request to increase its annual electric retail revenues.

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