Hawkeye Area Community Action Program (HACAP) is hiring for over 20 Head Start positions. Job vacancies combined with an increased demand for child care workers could cause closures of Head Start centers across Iowa.
He says one reason they likely saw that decline has to do with how many guns they were able to take off the streets. In 2020, police seized 67 weapons and in 2021 they seized 133, nearly doubling the number.
According to the Iowa City Community School District’s mask exemption form, both her children should be excused from wearing a mask. But the school told her she had to have their form filled out by their primary care provider.
Earlier this week, the school district approved the construction of the nearly $6.4 million Marion Stadium Project. Led by Larson Construction, the plan is to break ground in March and completely relocate the stadium closer to the school.