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    Thursday, July 02, 2015 10:40 AM
    New state legislation calls for a different set of fees for small and large industries that are the source of air pollution -- a move lawmakers made to prevent a projected $6 million shortfall in the air-quality bureau's budget by 2019. 

  • Thursday, July 02, 2015 10:38 AM
    Small-business groups are warning their members about an Internal Revenue Service rule that took effect July 1 that imposes heavy fines on small businesses that make payments to their workers to defray the cost of health insurance or medical expenses, Accounting Today reported.  

  • Wednesday, July 01, 2015 3:44 PM
    The statewide implementation of electronic filing in Iowa's courts is complete, allowing residents of all 99 counties to file documents using the Internet and view the court docket and court documents for their case online from an office or home computer 24 hours a day, seven days a week, according to a release. 

  • Tuesday, June 30, 2015 3:48 PM
    Gov. Terry Branstad today announced that he has named Iowa Department of Education deputy director Ryan Wise as the new director of the department. 

  • Tuesday, June 30, 2015 3:47 PM
    Judy Bradshaw today was named director of the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy by Gov. Terry Branstad, effective July 1. 

    Tuesday, June 30, 2015 10:32 AM
    The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case in its next term, which begins in October, on whether a self-funded insurer should have to turn over certain information to the state of Vermont -- a case that could have far-reaching implications around the country, Business Insurance reported. 

  • Tuesday, June 30, 2015 10:31 AM
    The Iowa Department of Natural Resources' emergency number for reporting spills, sewage bypasses or other environmental incidents will change July 1.  

  • Tuesday, June 30, 2015 10:30 AM
    Iowa Workforce Development will receive $957,875 as part of a total $88 million in annual grants from the U.S. Labor Department.  

  • Tuesday, June 30, 2015 10:30 AM
    Raccoon River Park in West Des Moines reopened at 7 a.m. today after flooding eased, but the dog park and some other facilities still are closed for cleanup. 

  • Monday, June 29, 2015 4:05 PM
    Central Iowa flooding has put a crimp in pre-Fourth of July fun at some state parks. Walnut Woods State Park in West Des Moines remained closed Monday morning as the staff assessed flood damage. 

  • Monday, June 29, 2015 4:04 PM
    The flood left a big mess at Gray's Lake, right before the July 4 holiday. 

  • Thursday, June 25, 2015 3:10 PM
    Maximum weekly benefits paid to jobless Iowans and to workers injured on the job will increase effective July 5, Iowa Workforce Development announced.  

  • Thursday, June 25, 2015 3:08 PM
    The city of Grimes will join a growing list of Greater Des Moines communities that are conducting a special population count in order to qualify for state revenues that pay for essential services. 

    Thursday, June 25, 2015 2:11 PM
    Reaction was swift to this morning's much-anticipated U.S. Supreme Court ruling, which upheld critical language in President Barack Obama's health care law and maintained the status quo for millions of Americans receiving federal subsidies that help them to afford insurance. 

  • Wednesday, June 24, 2015 3:03 PM
    The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada has awarded its Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Ankeny for the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2014. 

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