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Veridian Credit Union recognized

Veridian Credit Union recognized

Veridian Credit Union has always set their headquarters in the Cedar Valley. Now, they have been recognized as the third “best workplace” in Iowa, according to the Des Moines Register. The credit union in Cedar Falls offers a happy work environment, Shawna Matz, vice president of talent development, said. “If […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
Governor visits Waterloo

Governor visits Waterloo

  Iowa Gov., Terry Branstad was in Waterloo Tuesday, Sept. 23. He spoke about his investments in Iowa education which include increasing tuition grants, which will help students in the state who have financial needs. The Governor said his goal for the upcoming six weeks is to visit all colleges […]

by · September 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Community

“Hit Reset” Program

Baptist minister, Rev. Kenneth Adderley has recently joined together with other churches in Waterloo to break the jail cycle with the program “Hit Reset.” The “Hit Reset” program helps recently incarcerated individuals in the Cedar Valley. “In my earlier years, I became a chess player when I was at the […]

by · September 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Community
Award-nominated director visits Wartburg

Award-nominated director visits Wartburg

Dawn Porter, director and producer of Gideon’s Army, was on Wartburg campus on Monday and Tuesday. Though she was asked to visit Wartburg for a convocation, she also visited many classes. Porter said she went into making Gideon’s Army with a curiosity about defense attorneys, which her documentary centers around. […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
Church joins construction craze

Church joins construction craze

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and school has finally started renovations after the 2008 floods. Being so close to the Cedar River, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church needed to get to higher ground without completely leaving their perfect location. “With having Kohlmann Park and the new amphitheater overlooking the river, having the […]

by · September 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, News
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