After getting a tour of Dan and Debbie’s Creamery, Secretary Vilsack announced a 10 million dollar program from the bipartisan infrastructure law. He says the administration wants to invest in “bio-based products” to increase the use of renewable agricultural materials.
More than 100 people came to Dubuque’s Washington Park the Monday afternoon following the Supreme Court’s Friday decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. They came to express their support for abortion access, share anger and frustration, and to call for action.
Members of law enforcement lined a Grundy County courtroom Monday for the sentencing of Michael Lang. A jury convicted Lang of First Degree Murder last month for shooting and killed Sergeant Jim Smith. Smith was a 27 year veteran of the Iowa State Patrol.
Marion has a “FLY” program. It stands for ‘Feeding Lunches to Youth’. As volunteers rely on donations from the city, the county, and local community members, there’s still concern for the future of the program as cost of supplies continue to grow.