Local COVID-19 Updates

To paraphrase the famous line from the Iowa-filmed motion picture “Field of Dreams,” if you open it, they will come.

The staff at Kaiser-Corson Funeral Homes wants the citizens of Waverly, Shell Rock, Denver, Readlyn and surrounding communities to be aware, beginning April 12, families that experienced the death of a loved one due to COVID-19 may be eligible for up to $9,000 in funeral assistance from the …

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The Benton County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted 3-0 to open the county courthouse for business on April 15 without requiring an appointment, accepting recommendations by a security committee and Benton County Public Health to open their doors fully once again.

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With the opening of availability of the COVID-19 vaccines to the general public on Monday, the Bremer County Health Department has changed its strategy for the allocation and distribution of the shots.

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INDEPENDENCE – Led by Buchanan County Public Health, a large, appointment-only vaccination clinic was held Thursday at the former Rydell of Independence location on the west side of town.

National COVID-19 Updates

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(The Center Square) – Iowa, Florida, Wyoming, South Dakota and Texas have the least coronavirus restrictions and have fully reopened, according to a new analysis of state regulated coronavirus restrictions published by the personal finance site, WalletHub,