Audubon County Archives

Unemployment Rates In Region On The Rise

Area counties are recording an increase in unemployment rates for the first time in nearly a year. The eight-county Western Iowa Advantage region saw rates rice nearly one half a percent to 4.4 percent in March of

Soil And Water Conservation Week Begins Sunday

This week is Soil and Water Conservation Week, and Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, Bill Northey, said this is an opportunity to celebrate all the work that has been done and highlight the efforts currently underway to prevent

DMACC Students And Grads Compete For $10,000

Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) students and alumni have the opportunity to win $10,000 in the third annual Entrepreneurship Competition. Administered by the DMACC Foundation, this competition has been sponsored by an anonymous donor and is

Congressman Young Suspending His Own Pay

Iowa’s Third District Republican representative, Congressman Dave Young, penned a letter to the Iowan’s he serves yesterday (Thursday) saying that he will be asking for a suspension in his pay. Young says one of the first pieces