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The Global Insurance Accelerator is seeking technology start-up entrepreneurs to help the industry find new ways to boost efficiency, manage risk and save money through disruptive technologies
Local newspaper provides people in the community with a wide variety of information via new mobile app. Ames, Iowa (PRWEB) December 31, 2014
ITsavvy just announced that its partnership with EMC is expanding quickly in Iowa and throughout the nation.
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DES MOINES, Iowa, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP) announced today that Katherine C. Meredith passed away yesterday at the age of 82. Mrs.
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In June of 2013, the Iowa City Area Development Group launched a series of workplace culture programs to help employers in Eastern Iowa realize that today's workers have a choice in companies,
DUBUQUE, Iowa, Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Finnin Kia was recently named number one Kia dealership in the nation for customer sales satisfaction.
This past weekend we saw a massive line of storms impact large areas of the country from Iowa to Maryland in what is known as a Derecho. What is a Derecho? The best way to define this weather feature is by describing a large mass of t-storms combining together to form an elongated region of storms which can create intense surface winds that can blow in excess of 60mph reaching well into the 100 plus mph range. These winds are also known as straight line winds. What happens is, as these...
If you look at our weather map above you see a warm front extending from Iowa into the Great Lakes region. What a warm front does is separate warm air from cool air. On the north side of the front the temps will be about 15-20 degrees cooler than on the south side of the front. The warm front is depicted on a weather map as having red half circles. The reason for using half circles it to show that advancing of the warm air from the south. Winds ahead of the warm front are from the...
Symbol: RIIO Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Physciaceae Genus Rinodina (Ach.) A. Gray – rinodina lichen Species Rinodina iowensis Zahlbr. – Iowa rinodina lichen
Symbol: LEIO Group: Lichen Family: Lecanoraceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA N Classification: Kingdom Fungi – Fungi Division Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class Ascomycetes Order Lecanorales Family Lecanoraceae Genus Lecanora Ach. – rim lichen Species Lecanora iowensis Fink – Iowa rim lichen
Symbol: ELIO Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48 N Synonyms: ELMOP3 ×Elymordeum montanense (Scribn.) Bowden var. pubescens Bowden ELIO2 ×Elytesion iowense (Pohl) Barkworth & D.R. Dewey Distribution: ×ElyhordeumiowensePohl [Elymus villosus × Hordeum jubatum] distribution:USA(IA, MT, ND, NE) Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants...