Economic Gateway http://www.thejcea.org Jackson County Economic Alliance News RSS Feed Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:51:00 -0700 en-us Jackson County hospital trustees reach consensus http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=11000 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Jackson County Regional Health Center trustees have reached a consensus to examine the possibility of constructing a new hospital. Whether the facility would be located at t... Downtown Walking Tour - Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10992 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Downtown Walking Tour   Meet for Tour - 5pm: Maquoketa Chamber/Art Experience (124 S. Main St. Maquoketa, IA)   Walking Tour - 5:15pm Reicks Building (101 N. Main... Blue-9 Pet Products partners with global business software company http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10942 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Maquoketa, IA, March 10th, 2017 – The rapid growth of Blue-9 Pet Products, maker of The KLIMB™ Patented platform and Balance Harness™ for dogs, has led the company to implement the S... Maquoketa Web Printing announces sale http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10996 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Officials of Maquoketa Web Printing announced today the sale of the company’s customer sales accounts and other assets to a Wisconsin printing firm.        The t... UI marketing students help develop new brand for Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10895 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The city of Maquoketa recently completed a $4 million renovation of its downtown, and city leaders want to show it off. To help, they’ve turned to the University of Iowa’s Marketing Ins... HUSCO International looks to add more jobs than initially expected http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10745 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa – Continued growth at a Maquoketa manufacturer likely means more new jobs than expected when a hiring initiative was announced last year. Last year, officials from HUSCO Inter... Bellevue teens create vision for the future http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10735 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On January 31, Bellevue Heart & Soul sponsored an event for students from Bellevue High School and Marquette Catholic High School to come together at a workshop and town hall meeting to create a v... GWLoop.com Launches Soon http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10456 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Grant Wood Mississippi River Region (GWMRR), the State of Iowa’s Parks to People pilot region, with the support of Regional Planning Affiliation 8 (RPA 8), Iowa Tourism Department, Jackson C... Jackson County native looks to hop into craft beer industy http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10468 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 JACKSON COUNTY, Iowa – Jackson County native Carla Wosoba always had an inkling that she would be a part of the craft beer industry. However, it wasn’t until recently that she realized ... Bellevue students make BIG difference http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10284 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 BELLEVUE, Iowa — Camryn Reeg dipped a brush into green paint and dabbed it onto a 4-foot-by-8-foot canvas set up in the Bellevue Arts Council’s downtown studio. The already-painted roll... JCEA Celebrates its Partners http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10199 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Jackson County Economic Alliance (JCEA) held its second Annual Event on Tuesday, January 17, 2017. The reception was sponsored and hosted by the Decker Hotel & Restaurant and was opened to all... Maquoketa Seeks to Honor its History http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10191 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Maquoketa Betterment Corporation officials announced that funding has been secured to move forward with the downtown historic district nomination. Betterment, Jackson County Economic Alliance (JCEA), ... Student internship program http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=10021 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Below is information on an internship program from the State of Iowa’s Iowa Economic Development Authority. This program is available to any eligible Iowa Employers in the Advanced Manufacturing... Fidelity Bank & Trust Invests http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9718 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Fidelity Bank & Trust has announced its commitment to invest $35,000 over a 5-year period to support the joint Iowa Park Foundation and State of Iowa’s Parks to People pilot region, the Gran... HUSCO International hiring event! http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9694 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ... Bringing 'Parks to People' to the Web http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9453 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Grant Wood Mississippi River Region (GWMRR) announced a commitment of funds to develop a website highlighting arts, cultural, and recreation. The Regional Planning Affiliation 8 (RPA 8) awarded $20,00... It's a 'Wonderful Life' in Maquoketa http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9459 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Business was bustling just before noon Saturday at Make A Splash in Maquoketa, as visitors checked out the home decor, gifts and clothing shop. Outside, families made their ... Mines of Spain chapel roof rehab http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9366 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 An unwelcome surprise was in store for Paul Meissner and his crew as they worked on an old chapel at E.B. Lyons nature preserve. Though it has been decades since the 150-plus-year-old structure has... How Small Retailers Can Compete With Big Box Stores http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9224 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Holiday season is here. There is no denying the holiday music in the store or the twinkling, sparkling decorations beginning to take over. And in just a few short weeks, Black Friday will be upon us. ... Iowa Incomes Higher in Rural Areas http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9180 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A recent analysis of U.S. Census Bureau statistics suggests that Iowans don’t need to live “in the city” to make a good living. Iowa State University Extension and Outreach releas... High Mark For Wind Energy http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9215 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 DES MOINES — For the first time, more than a third of Iowa’s electricity is generated by wind power, according to a study published Thursday. Wind energy provided 35.8 percent of the el... Rockwell Collins to buy B/E Aerospace http://www.thejcea.org/jackson/news/?item=9396 www.thejcea.org/jackson/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The aircraft component maker Rockwell Collins has struck a deal to buy an aircraft interior maker, B/E Aerospace, for $62 a share in cash and stock, the companies said on Sunday. Rockwe...