Alliant Energy seeks solar projects

If you are considering a solar energy installation to reduce your electric bill, Alliant Energy would like to hear from you.

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Sephora opening new store inside JCPenney at Westdale

CEDAR RAPIDS — Sephora will open a new location Oct. 16 inside the JCPenney store at Westdale, officials from both companies said Tuesday. ... »

TMone founder repurchases business

IOWA CITY — Fresh from the sale of a 10 percent stake in NASCAR, Corridor entrepreneur Anthony Marlowe has repurchased TMone, an Iowa City b ... »

Wellmark to participate in 2017 Iowa marketplace enrollment period

After several years of wading in the calmer waters outside of the federal exchange marketplace, Des Moines-based Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shiel ... »

Ground Floor: New pilates business owner spreads her wings

Donna Johnson Herring views Pilates as the catalyst for her personal growth, which she likens to the transformation of a caterpillar into a butterf ... »

California-based Next Issue Media opens Coralville office

CORALVILLE — Officials with a California-based digital magazine application company have opened a new office in Coralville.

Earlier th ... »

Branstad sets goal for job training

Gov. Terry Branstad wants Iowans to have the skills needed to take advantage of employment opportunities projected by a new study.

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Deere, Whirlpool reach labor deals

Deere & Co. and Whirlpool Corp., companies with significant manufacturing operations in Eastern Iowa, have reached agreement on new union contracts ... »

Midwest business conditions worsen

Business conditions continued to worsen last month in Iowa and a nine-state region stretching from Arkansas to North Dakota.

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Pacific trade negotiators reach landmark deal

ATLANTA, Oct 5 (Reuters) — The United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries have reached a deal on the most sweeping trade liberalizatio ... »

12 nations reach historic trade pact

The United States and 11 other nations Monday reached the most ambitious trade pact in a generation, aiming to liberalize commerce in 40 percent of ... »

Iowa’s livestock farmers could be winners from TPP trade pact

State officials and Iowa farm groups embraced the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact announced Monday.

Although most details have yet to be ... »

Polaris recalls 53,000 2015 ATV models due to fire risk

MINNEAPOLIS — Polaris Industries is recalling several 2015 all terrain vehicles due to a possible fire hazard caused by an installation erro ... »

Soon-to-be-unemployed workers getting help

WILLIAMSBURG — When Kinze Manufacturing in Williamsburg knew that it would lay off 215 employees in late June, the company made plans to help ... »

As wage rises in Johnson County, so do some worries

IOWA CITY — In less than a month, the first phase of Johnson County’s higher minimum wage kicks in, but not all of the county’ ... »