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2011-03-21 07:00:00

NEWPORT, Ark., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Curtner Lumber Company today announced that Building Products Inc.

2011-02-14 15:18:00

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 9, 2011, Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy, LLC ("SIRE") announced its financial results for the first fiscal quarter ending December 31, 2010.

2010-11-24 10:10:00

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 24, 2010, Southwest Iowa Renewable Energy, LLC ("SIRE") announced its financial results for the 2010 fiscal year ending September 30, 2010.

2010-02-22 09:42:00

First Student Drivers and Monitors Unite to Drive Up Standards WASHINGTON, Feb. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- First Student school bus drivers and monitors in Council Bluffs, Iowa, have voted to join the Teamsters Union, seeking respect, fair wages and affordable health care.

2008-09-29 14:41:14

OMAHA, Neb. and DENVER, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Catholic Health Initiatives announced today a $6 million gift to Mercy Housing for its affordable homes for low-income families, seniors and people with special needs in Omaha and Lincoln, Neb., and Council Bluffs, Iowa.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.