COVID-19: Help Us Report



The Gazette is working on several stories to demonstrate the variety of impact COVID-19 is having on the life of Eastern Iowans. To best capture the experiences, we are asking you (or someone you know) to help us tell your story.

Below is a list of active story ideas-all in which we are seeking people connected to the topic.  Tell us who to talk to and share with us your connection and availability as a source using the form linked to each idea. The list will be updated regularly.

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Click on a topic and fill out the form to share your experiences. 

Individuals laid off or furloughed due to business impact of COVID-19

Families with loved ones in area assisted living facilities or nursing homes. How has COVID-19 impacted or restricted your time with them?

Have another idea of what we should cover? Submit it here