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A positive outlook is often defined by the saying, “When one door closes, another one opens.” In this story, however, the same door has reopened.

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service on Dec. 31 issued the 2020 optional standard mileage rates used to calculate the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable,…

WATERLOO – MercyOne Occupational Health is helping to ensure employers stay compliant through its Clearinghouse Seminar series. The series includes two seminars dedicated to helping employers …

The Northeast Iowa harvest continues to be frustrated by weather. The region experienced only 2.9 days that were suitable for fieldwork last week, the lowest in the state, according to the USD…

Northeast Iowa farmers continue to be stymied by the weather, with only 3.6 days suitable for field work. Only East-Central Iowa had fewer at 3.5.

INDEPENDENCE – Area residents driving near the junction of U.S. Highway 20 and Highway 150 have been watching the progress involving a number of construction projects since summer began. Last …

DES MOINES (AP) — Farmers and biofuel industry officials are reacting angrily to a rule released by the Environmental Protection Agency that they say doesn’t uphold a promise President Donald …