The number of Iowa residents taking part in the federal nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) declined 8.5 percent from fiscal years 2015 to 2019, the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service reported.
The Peacock softball team concluded their time at the Alvy Early Memorial Classic with a pair of losses on Sunday. Upper Iowa fell to Southeastern Oklahoma State University 5-3 after a late-game rally came up short and was upended 13-5 against No. 23 Arkansas Tech University in the second game of the day.
The top 1 percent of earners in Iowa are taxed at an effective rate of 7.7 percent, compared to the state’s 10.7 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.
Yoga Genesis is located on Main Street in Fayette. Check them out for a safe and comfortable yoga experience. Whether you're a yoga expert, or looking to attend your first class, the instructors at Yoga Genesis will make you feel comfortable.
“Accountability” is another word for ownership—the attitude that “when an employee says that they will do something, they follow through with it and get it done” (of course, the same attitude applies to business owners and managers across the board).
Nearly 40 area professionals part of the West Des Moines Leadership Academy visited Valley Southwoods Freshman High School on Wednesday, Feb. 19, where they interacted with ninth-grade learners, toured the building, and learned more about the West Des Moines Community Schools.
Sioux Falls 5 - Upper Iowa 2 | Augustana 6 - UIU 0. The Peacock tennis team was on the road this past weekend in Sioux Falls, S.D. Upper Iowa battled with the Cougars of the University of Sioux Falls on Saturday night and then faced off against the Vikings of Augustana University on Sunday morning.
The Upper Iowa women's bowling team placed seventeenth overall on Feb. 14 - Feb. 16 at the Mid-Winter Invitational hosted by Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Ark. The Peacocks play was good enough to place ahead of two other teams in a highly competitive field.