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New Data on Iowa’s 1st Congressional District Shows the Economic Impact of Immigrant Population

Today, Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with leaders from various industries across the state, showcased new research on the contributions of immigrants in each of Iowa’s congressional districts and highlighted the critical need for immigration reform. Spearheaded by New American Economy (NAE), the event marks the launch of Map the Impact—a campaign to highlight the power of immigrants in communities across the country.
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Designer at Dubuque business crafts winning T-shirt for Milwaukee Brewers promotion

Haley Hurst, a graphic designer at Envision Sports in Dubuque, recently was named winner of a Milwaukee Brewers “Fan-Shirt Friday” contest. The first 20,000 fans through Miller Park’s gates on Friday, June 16, will receive a shirt adorned with her work.
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Black Hills Energy Sponsors Free Training Opportunity for Non-Profits

Black Hills Energy Sponsors Free Training Opportunity for Non-Profits on Wednesday, March 29 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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Hodge has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for 2017. This is the third consecutive year that Hodge has earned an MVP Award from the industry’s trade association Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA). Award recipients must satisfy a rigorous set of criteria with less than seven percent of the association’s membership earning the award. As a 2017 MVP, Hodge has successfully demonstrated a commitment to business excellence, professionalism and good stewardship.
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Dubuque Partners to host annual Dubuque Night in Des Moines

On Wednesday, March 8, the Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce, the City of Dubuque, Greater Dubuque Development Corporation, Dubuque Area Labor Management Council and Dubuque Area Convention & Visitors Bureau will host the annual Dubuque Night in Des Moines, featuring an evening of music, food, drinks and connections.
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Dubuque Ranked 6th in BEST PLACES TO TRAVEL FOR BUSINESS in 2017

U.S. employees take more than 488 million business trips every year – an average of 1.3 million trips every day. 400 metro- and micropolitan areas across the U.S. were ranked to determine just where the best places for business travelers are. Each area was evaluated on metrics like amenities, commute time, number of businesses and more and Dubuque came in at number 6!
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The New Small Employer Health Reimbursement Arrangement

On December 13, 2016, President Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act into law, which establishes a new qualified small employer health reimbursement arrangement (HRA) that would reimburse employees for qualified medical expenses. The new eligible HRA would be funded solely by the employer through reimbursing employees for qualified medical expenses, including certain health premiums.
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Eagle Pointe Place Wins 2017 Best of Assisted Living Award

Eagle Pointe Place, an Enlivant community and local provider of senior care services, is proud to announce that it has been honored with 2017 Best of Senior Living Awards from SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America. This is the second year in a row that the community has received this reward.
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10 Week Wellness Challenge

LiveHealthy Iowa presents 10 Week Wellness Challenge, a team based physical activity and weight loss program designed to help you achieve your health and wellness goals.
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CEC Recognized in Top 50 list by SCN Magazine for 10th Year in a Row

Since 2007, CEC has been named to Systems Contractor News’ Top 50 Systems Integrators list, which ranks projected systems integration revenue
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