Economic Gateway http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com Advance Southwest Iowa Corporation News RSS Feed Fri, 15 Dec 2017 13:47:21 -0800 en-us CenturyLink expanding high-speed internet service in Council Bluffs http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14815 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Fri, 15 Dec 7200 15:12:54 -0800 56,000 more homes will be provided service Telecommunications provider CenturyLink will offer high-speed internet service to 56,000 more homes and businesses in the Council Bluffs-Omaha area by the... My Place Hotel opens in Council Bluffs http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14814 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Fri, 15 Dec 4400 15:12:37 -0800 The first My Place Hotel in Iowa officially opened. Located at 2281 S. 35th Street, the economy, extended-stay hotel is the 33rd hotel in a fast-growing national chain that stretches now from Alask... Reynolds calls workforce development 'top priority' for her administration http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14813 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Gov. Kim Reynolds said a set of programs designed to encourage Iowans to pursue education and career training opportunities beyond high school is her "top priority" going into the next legis... LETTER TO THE EDITOR: RURAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DRIVES IOWA’S GROWTH http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14812 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Economic development is critical for Iowa’s success. It takes on an even greater importance when dealing with the state’s rural economy. To secure the continued growth and success of our s... IN IOWA, MORTGAGES EAT LESS OF YOUR PAYCHECK http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14811 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Look at the above map, which visualizes newly released U.S. Census Bureau data. This map shows the percentage of homeowners in each state who spend 30 percent or more of their monthly incomes on home ... Connecting youth with manufacturing careers http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14808 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Manufacturing has long been the backbone of the U.S. economy. Manufacturers continue to play a vital role in the country, despite a slowdown in recent years related to international imports. In 2016, ... Recycling center celebrates 20 years of service http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14326 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For 20 years, the Council Bluffs Recycling Center has been a hub for environmental education and awareness in the community. The center celebrated its 20th anniversary with public tours and speeche... CenturyLink expanding high-speed internet service in Council Bluffs http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14325 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 56,000 more homes will be provided service Telecommunications provider CenturyLink will offer high-speed internet service to 56,000 more homes and businesses in the Council Bluffs-Omaha area by the... Editorial: Among the best anywhere Another feather in Council Bluffs’ proverbial cap http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=14188 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Money magazine ranked Council Bluffs among the Top 100 Best Places to Live in America, another sign that Council Bluffs has a lot going for it as a community — a lot more than many places someon... Council Bluffs cultural district earns Iowa Great Places designation http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=13839 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 COUNCIL BLUFFS — Organizers in the ongoing effort to revitalize South Main Street in Council Bluffs recently received a boost: an Iowa Great Places designation from the State Department of Cultu... Revitalizing Iowa’s Antique City http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=13934 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A rural Iowa town strategically played up its strengths to become a destination for antique lovers from across the nation and beyond. In the 1980s, Walnut, Iowa began bu... The 20 Fastest Growing Jobs In America http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=13837 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Many of the fastest-growing jobs in America don’t require a bachelor’s degree, and many pay less than the median income in the U.S., according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statist... IOWA IS HIRING! THE STATE’S Q3 JOBS OUTLOOK IS OPTIMISTIC. http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=13836 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A high percentage of Iowa employers, one of the highest in the nation, plan to add staff in Q3. That’s according to a new survey by ManpowerGroup, a nationwide staffing firm, which... GOVERNOR KIM REYNOLDS TO LEAD TRADE AND INVESTMENT MISSION TO ISRAEL http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=13835 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Fri, 15 Dec 8800 15:05:45 -0800 Governor Kim Reynolds to Lead Trade and Investment Mission to Israel (DES MOINES) Governor Kim Reynolds will lead a trade and investment mission to Israel. The trip is aimed at expanding trade... Iowa DOT rail project in Council Bluffs up for national award http://www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media/?item=13838 www.advancesouthwestiowa.com/aswi/news-and-media Fri, 15 Dec 8800 15:05:45 -0800 A $23 million relocation of railroad lines in Council Bluffs is vying with projects in 11 other states for the title of the best transportation project in the country, according to a release. The 2017...