NEW HAMPTON, Iowa --- Northeast Iowa shrank in 2012: Everything north of Iowa Highway 3 got closer to Waterloo and Cedar Falls.
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa --- Farzad Moussavi spends a lot of time talking to former students and business professionals.
WATERLOO, Iowa --- Area school districts are partnering with the state’s workforce development office in their quest to better prepare student…
WATERLOO, Iowa --- When Hostess closed its doors in downtown Waterloo in November, many employees were at a loss for what comes next.
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa --- George Isley stared intently at the orange Silly Putty-like substance clinging to his tray.
INDEPENDENCE, Iowa --- Tired of wading in a relatively shallow labor pool, an Independence company started an innovative initiative to get you…
WAVERLY, Iowa --- Brent Matthias has a golden headache.
WATERLOO, Iowa --- The Skilled Iowa Initiative, which Gov. Terry Branstad unveiled in 2012, is growing roots in the Cedar Valley in 2013.
WATERLOO, Iowa --- Area economic leaders continue to appreciate that they live on a veritable economic island of tranquility, even if the wate…