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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...
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Posted on Sep 06, 2017
Category: Bellevue, teacher, education, award

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...
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Posted on Sep 04, 2017
Category: Bellevue, Bellevue Heart & Soul, community development

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...
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Posted on Aug 24, 2017
Category: Photography, Small Business, Preston

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...
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Posted on Aug 21, 2017
Category: Bellevue, local, community development

  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...
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Posted on Aug 18, 2017
Category: ECIA, Housing

MAQUOKETA, Iowa — A proposed road project could prompt the closure of Maquoketa Caves State Park for several months next summer. Plans call for a complete...
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Posted on Aug 01, 2017
Category: Quality of Life

Keep Iowa Beautiful (KIB) has partnered with the East Central Intergovernmental Association (ECIA) and the Grant Wood Mississippi River Region (GWMRR), which includes Dubuque, Jackson...
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Posted on Jul 13, 2017
Category: Parks to People, Grant Wood Loop, Keep Iowa Beautiful, community development, Quality of Life

MAQUOKETA, Iowa — About 50 local and regional business leaders met Tuesday in Maquoketa to learn and exchange ideas to improve their downtown business climates. The...
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Posted on Jun 14, 2017
Category: Maquoketa, Downtown

One hundred twenty Iowa State University students are putting the finishing touches on the world’s first Solar Utility Vehicle. Named “Penumbra,” this solar-assisted electric vehicle...
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Posted on Jun 05, 2017
Category: Business Innovation, Environment

Growing revenues and attracting new customers are the top business goals for small wholesale distributors and retailers. But, in the age of the empowered buyer,...
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Posted on May 30, 2017
Category: Business Innovation, Economy

Posted on Sep 06, 2017
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