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Several tri-state areas have been approved to participate in a federal program to encourage  development in low-income areas.  However, local officials are still uncertain how exactly...
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Posted on May 21, 2018
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Sedgwick Adds 6,000 Claims Specialists with Acquisition of Cunningham Lindsey April 20, 2018 Memphis-based global claims services firm Sedgwick has finalized the acquisition of competitor global loss...
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Posted on May 06, 2018
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DUBUQUE, Iowa—The Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque (CFGD) is excited to announce The Wellmark Foundation has awarded a $65,000 Matching Assets to Community Health (MATCH)...
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Posted on May 03, 2018
Category: Parks to People

MAQUOKETA, Iowa — To proponents of the pocket neighborhood movement, good fences don’t necessarily make good neighbors. Rather, shared amenities such as gardens, playground equipment or...
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Posted on Apr 21, 2018
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JACKSON COUNTY AWARDED TWO GRANTS FOR DOWNTOWN REHABILITATION (Jackson County, IA) April 9, 2018 – The Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) announced on Thursday, April 5th...
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Posted on Apr 09, 2018
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Bellevue’s Rockwell Collins hosted a total of 26 eighth-grade females from both Bellevue High School and Marquette Catholic High School last week as part of...
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Posted on Mar 23, 2018
Category: Manufacturing

Becoming (Company) Cultured When you hear the term “company culture,” what comes to mind? Is it the famous nap pods at Google? Is it the fast-paced...
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Posted on Mar 02, 2018
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BELLEVUE, Iowa — Bellevue Community School Board members agreed this week to move forward in their pursuit of building a new elementary school. Board members voted...
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Posted on Feb 22, 2018
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MAQUOKETA, Iowa — Seven Maquoketa High School students dressed in shades of red and pink crowded into Bob Stockham’s living room on Wednesday. As Stockham stood...
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Posted on Feb 22, 2018
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MAQUOKETA, Iowa — An old cigar shop in downtown Maquoketa has found a new, dual life as a bar and antique store. Farmer’s Creek Antiques &...
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Posted on Feb 21, 2018
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Supporters of a new skate park in Dubuque recently received a large grant that puts them more than three-quarters of the way toward their fundraising...
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Posted on Feb 01, 2018
Category: Parks to People

BELLEVUE, Iowa — When a big part of your job exposes you to musicians who have honed their craft to an extremely high level, you...
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Posted on Jan 31, 2018
Category: Flatted Fifth, Bellevue

 
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Posted on Jan 18, 2018
Category: Faces of Iowa State, Maquoketa

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...
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Posted on Jan 10, 2018
Category: Decker Hotel, Decker, Maquoketa, Hotel

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A Mississippi River paddlewheel cruise on the Queen of the Mississippi brings a new high standard to America's most iconic river. Beneath her gleaming woodwork and brass fixtures is a framework of modern cruise ship technology that provides passengers with the most comfortable vacation imaginable as we cruise the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers from New Orleans to Minneapolis or Cincinnati, OH.


Photos on the JCEA Website are courtesy of David Namanny (Bellevue Herald Leader), Bellevue Chamber of Commerce, Maquoketa Chamber of Commerce, & Patti Hoffman (Preston Growth & Development) and The Preston Times.