Nora Stelter, an assistant professor of pharmacy practice at Drake University, is one of four pharmacy educators in the country to receive the Health and Wellness/Pharmacy Practice Ideation Award from the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy and the Food Marketing Institute Foundation. 

Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa CEO Jamie Boersma is one of 10 people in the entire nation to be selected as a 2013 USA Network “Characters Unite” Award recipient, given to individuals who have made a difference in their communities.

Stoney Creek Inn in Johnston has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award.