Economic Gateway http://www.thejcea.org Jackson County Economic Alliance News RSS Feed Sat, 20 Jan 2018 11:16:41 -0800 en-us Iowa State portrait exhibit debuts in Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=15697 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Thursday evening felt like something of a family reunion for Rose Frantzen.   As the Maquoketa artist met with visitors from Iowa State University, she ran into many... Historic Jackson County hotel sold, to reopen next month http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=15570 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Thu, 20 Jan 1200 15:15:57 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — A historic Maquoketa hotel has been sold to a relative of a former longtime owner of the building. Larry Thede bought the Decker Hotel & Restaurant from Maquoketa Better... Biz Buzz: Bellevue eatery earns national recognition http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14997 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A Bellevue, Iowa, restaurant is the coziest in the state, according to a national publication. Flatted Fifth Blues & BBQ was named the “coziest restaurant in Iowa” by Food &... Governor takes tour as hiking trail, bridge officially opened in Bellevue http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14541 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Mary Felderman smiled widely at the crowd gathered Wednesday to officially open a hiking trail and bridge named for her family.As warm sunshine filtered through the colorful lea... Grant Wood Loop receives grants http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14335 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has awarded the City of Dubuque and City of Preston – part of the Grant Wood Loop region – Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) grants ... Maquoketa YMCA still partnering with community after 10 years http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14270 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — When construction started on a new rec center in Maquoketa in August of 2006, then-City Manager Brian Wagner said the fundraising took “a lot of twists and turns.” ... In Jackson County, manufacturing tour displays opportunities that await in industry http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=14232 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — As a three-sport athlete, Bellevue High School junior Harrison Haynes knows the value of being part of a good team. On Tuesday morning, the football, wrestling and baseball ... 40 new jobs at Maquoketa manufacturer as part of $85 million worldwide expansion http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13993 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — A manufacturing company with a facility in Maquoketa announced Friday that it will undertake an $85 million worldwide expansion. That means 40 new jobs at HUSCO Internationa... Bellevue teachers share honor http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13781 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — After 10 years teaching first grade together at Bellevue Elementary School, Lisa Roth and Emily Reeg are pretty much in sync.   Though the two teach separate classes,... Effort aims to identify the 'Heart & Soul' of Bellevue http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13673 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Thu, 20 Jan 8400 15:04:50 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Data gathered from surveys, words written on slips of paper and even crowd-sourced songs about the city of Bellevue are being used to chart a course for the town. “I ho... ’Epic’ shot captured at Mines of Spain featured in Brides Magazine http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13585 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Thu, 20 Jan 8000 15:03:55 -0800 Photographer Amelia Charleen Roling, of Preston, Iowa, recently had a photo from Mines of Spain Recreation Area in Dubuque featured in Brides magazine as part of its “50 of the Most Epic Wedding... 'All local, so it's all good' at Bellevue's Farm to Table gathering http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13584 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Mark Herman said there’s no secret why locally sourced food is gaining in popularity. “These days, it seems to be a trend,” Herman said. “People want ... ECIA Receives Grant to Plan for a Pocket Neighborhood http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13574 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   Dubuque, IA, August 18, 2017:  The East Central Development Corporation (ECDC) recently received a $10,000 Iowa Area Development Group Community Foundation, Partners in Progress! grant ... Bellevue teachers share honor http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=13780 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ...