NOTEBOOK: In case you missed it…
In case you missed it…
A brief look back at news from the past week.
Panelists favor DACA
Panelists at a Greater Des Moines event favored keeping the federal immigration program DACA, arguing it’s good for business. http://bit.ly/2nJpjvh
89% favor D.M.
Some 89 percent of respondents in a survey taken as part of Capital Crossroads’ work would recommend Des Moines to a friend. http://bit.ly/2j9ofj1
Iowa leads in graduation rates
Iowa has the highest graduation rate among high school systems in the nation, a report by the National Center for Education Statistics found. http://bit.ly/2jat4IZ
Des Moines officials are mulling the future of the Argonne Armory, which sits on a choice riverfront site. http://bit.ly/2BPYqZ4
Iowa stocks gain 4%
The Business Record’s index of 23 public companies in the state rose 4 percent in November. http://bit.ly/2AJ9dGTx