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Statewide Iowa — A new report finds more than one in every three adult Iowans is obese, ranking Iowa in the bottom tier of states. Rhea Farberman, director of policy research at Trust for America’s Health, says the organization’s annual report tracks obesity rates by age, race or ethnicity, and state of residence.
Statewide Iowa — Iowa Agriculture Secretary Mike Naig says a significant percentage of land owners should agree to let carbon pipelines run through their property before any developer is granted eminent domain authority to acquire land from unwilling property owners. John Norwood, a small business owner and Polk County...
Statewide Iowa — An experimental drug being tested on people with Alzheimer’s disease is showing promise and is very encouraging, according to Tim Harrington, a spokesman for the Iowa chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. The drug is called Lecanemab and medical reports out this week say it...
Sibley, Iowa — Normally, about this time of year, the Community Foundation of Osceola County board tells us that they will begin accepting applications for their annual grant cycle on October first. But that will not happen this year. According to Osceola County Economic Development Director and board spokesperson...