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Northeast Iowa Community College to stay online for remainder of semester Northeast Iowa Community College is implementing its next phase of COVID-19 pandemic plan. The next phase of the pandemic plan includes: Student support services are available via e-mail, Zoom, or phone. All credit classes will continue online for the remainder of the spring 2020 semester.The college.

WATCH: Northeast Iowa Food Bank coronavirus Q&A discussion Join us for a live conversation with our Executive Director Barb Prather, and a few of our passionate Food Bank managers. We'll discuss access to food in today's climate, how we are preparing for the months to come, and how your support helps protect the most vulnerable communities during these trying times.We'll also be fielding.

University of Iowa Health Care offering virtual hospital for patients recovering at home from COVID-19 Patients diagnosed with COVID-19 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics who are well enough to recover at home are assessed by a nurse over the phone.

One person arrested after running from police in Cedar Rapids Evans was later arrested in the 1500 block of 6th Street NW.

Target to limit number of shoppers in stores to promote social distancing MINNEAPOLIS - Target announced that it will be monitoring and limiting the number of guests in its stores as a safety measure amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The retailer said limits will vary by location and be determined by the size of the store. In a news release, Target said if metering is required, an employee.

Nearly 500 People Attended Iowa Horse Auction Thursday It continued the state's Public Health Emergency and also limited livestock auctions to the same rules as other gatherings. It also gave law enforcement in Iowa the ability to "assist in the enforcement of the provisions of this proclamation." Sections Eight and Nine of the Governor's proclamation are below.

Iowa: Latest updates on Coronavirus The legislature has also allocated money to the State Hygienic Lab for additional COVID-19 testing and enabled the Governor to access the Emergency Economic Fund during the next 30 days for needs related to the COVID-19 outbreak. Cases by county:.

Iowa's Luka Garza falls to Dayton's Obi Toppin in Naismith Trophy vote Dayton sophomore Obi Toppin beat out Iowa junior Luka Garza and three other finalists Friday in being named winner of the 2020 Naismith Trophy - national player of the year. Garza has won several national player of the year awards ahead of Friday's announcement on CBS Sports HQ, but has yet to pick up one of the biggies.

Police searching for man with violent tendencies wanted out of Scott County Police say 28-year-old Michael Castaneda, is wanted on multiple charges.

Portion of East 53rd Street in Davenport to be reduced to two lanes temporarily The project will start in the south / eastbound lanes and then switch to the north / westbound lanes as work progresses.

Galesburg K9 Zeus receives bullet and stab protective vest Officials with the city of Galesburg have announced the police department's K9, Zeus, has received a bullet and stab protective vest.

Iowa officials report 80+ new COVID-19 cases, state total rises to 699 Iowa health officials have announced 85 additional cases of COVID-19, bringing the state total to 699 positive cases. Officials say there has been a total of 8,764 negatives tests to date.

Police warn residents after reports of break-ins in Bellevue, Iowa In a Facebook post, officials said the suspects have been breaking into unlocked vehicles and garages at night.

Free Laundry Day Sponsored by United Way United Way of Washington and Johnson counties offered a Free Laundry day on April 1st for those who were impacted financially by COVID-19. Those who participated stayed in their car, while volunteers handled the machines. The United.

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Winfield-Mt. Union Wave Parade Union school staff held a wave parade this month to let their students know they are thinking about them during the extended school closure due to.

Iowa Pork crowns Pulled Pork Madness champion A Luther, Iowa, barbecue restaurant came out on top in the championship round of Pulled Pork Madness, a bracket-style social media contest presented by the Iowa Pork Producers Association. Whatcha Smokin? BBQ + Brew earned the top honor in the contest that wrapped up April 2.

Mapping available meals In an effort to connect students, parents, and other community members with resources to help them find meals, University of Iowa undergraduate Russell Martin created a website that maps food and meals available at area schools, food banks, and soup kitchens.

Iowa City facilities closed through the end of April Iowa City has announced the extension of closures for some city facilities. The closure will run through April 30th due to COVID-19.

Iowa Is Next Stop On Ogundele's Journey Ogundele, who hails from London, England, moved to the United States at age 16. He came alone, moving to Worcester, Massachusetts, for basketball. "I wanted to prove to everyone and my friends that it's not impossible to go from England, where there's not really exposure, and come to America and play with hundreds of thousands of people," he said.

Braves plan virtual 'At Home' opener for today ATLANTA - AP-The Atlanta Braves are marking what would have been opening day at Truist Park with a virtual "At Home" opener.

Man Allegedly Ran Through a Stop Sign and Killing 'Great Kid,' 9, Who 'Stood up for Bullied Kids' Jesse Blade, 30, is charged with vehicular homicide for allegedly blowing through a stop sign while intoxicated.

2020 NCAA Tournament Bracket: Vote in the Final Four We started last week to try and determine which team would have emerged from March Madness as the national champion, and the voting results have led to an entirely unpredictable Final Four.

BHGP Film Room: 7 Got 6 Today, we will be taking a look at the final drive from Iowa's 15-13 victory over Michigan State in East Lancing in 2009. Everyone remembers the famous "7 got 6" call, but how much do you remember from the drive leading up to that moment? Iowa is about to receive the ball on a kickoff down 9-13 with 1:37 remaining in the game and only one timeout.

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