Posts With Keyword ‘Marion County’

Marion County’s March Unemployment Figures

Posted: Thursday, April 26th, 2012 at 6:29 am

Marion County’s unemployment figures for March have been released by Iowa Workforce Development. 15,900 of the county’s nearly 17,000 people in the workforce are employed.

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Official State Unemployment Numbers For December Released

Posted: Sunday, January 29th, 2012 at 6:21 am

[simage=6956,max,n,center,]The official unemployment numbers for December in Iowa have been released.

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Iowa Unemployment Lowest Since June Of 2009

Posted: Wednesday, January 25th, 2012 at 6:25 am

[simage=6956,max,n,center,]The official unemployment numbers for December in Iowa have been released.

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Post Office Closures Delayed

Posted: Thursday, December 15th, 2011 at 6:19 am

Proposed post office closures in the state of Iowa have been delayed.

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Windstream Internet Outage Effects 1.35 Million

Posted: Wednesday, December 14th, 2011 at 6:27 am

Yesterday morning Windstream Communications experienced widespread high speed Internet outages across its network, including the state of Iowa.

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Iowa October Employment Numbers

Posted: Friday, November 25th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Unemployment in Iowa has remained steady. According to the State of Iowa, in October the adjusted unemployment was 6%. Non-farm employment grew statewide by about 2,300 jobs. The overall pool of unemployed workers statewide is 98,900, down from last years October number of 103,000. Iowa’s employment numbers look good when compared to the national unemployment rate which is currently at 9.0. In Marion County the unemployment rate went down .3 percent, to 5.1 percent.

Santorum Emphasizes Record in Pleasantville

Posted: Friday, July 29th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Republican Presidential candidate Rick Santorum spoke to a crowd of more than 100 people in Pleasantville yesterday evening at the home of Marion County Attorney Ed Bull, including many Marion County Republican leaders.

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Wet and Warm Spring Month So Far

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Though the temperatures may have felt cool over the last few days due to wind Marion County is actually above average in terms of both temperature and precipitation for the month of April.

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Local Special Olympics Athletes Place Well in the Spring Games

Posted: Wednesday, April 27th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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Earlier this month, twelve Marion County Special Olympics athletes participated in the 2011 Spring Games at Simpson College.

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Supervisors Approve DHS Agreements and Construction Contract

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors met in regular session this morning.

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Supervisors to Discuss DHS Services, Pioneer Cemetery Commission and Memorial Hall Repairs

Posted: Monday, April 25th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session this morning.

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Marion County Board of Supervisors Meet Tomorrow

Posted: Sunday, April 24th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in regular session Monday morning.

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Unemployment Numbers Out: Marion County Up Slightly

Posted: Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 at 6:29 am

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Unemployment numbers for the month of March have been released.

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Special Board of Supervisors Meeting This Morning

Posted: Monday, April 18th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session this morning.

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New Public Health Building Opens Today

Posted: Monday, April 18th, 2011 at 6:24 am

Those who use Marion County Public and Environmental Health services will need to report to a new location as departments have relocated.

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Potential Repair Projects on the Agenda for the Marion County Supervisors

Posted: Sunday, April 17th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session tomorrow morning.

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Supervisors Discuss a Variety of Issues

Posted: Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors met in special session yesterday to discuss a variety of issues.

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Marion County Receives a Clean 2010 Audit and Discusses Two Rivers Expansion Project

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:26 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors met twice yesterday.

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Supervisors to Meet in Special Session Again Today

Posted: Tuesday, April 12th, 2011 at 6:24 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors will meet in special session again this morning.

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Two Supervisors Meetings Scheduled This Morning

Posted: Monday, April 11th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The Marion County Board of Supervisors have two meetings scheduled for this morning.

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