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Biden expected to distribute all available vaccine doses to states

WASHINGTON — More COVID-19 vaccine doses will be available to states sooner under changes that the incoming Biden administration is expected to make to how...

COVID-19 infections and deaths on the rise in Iowa as vaccinations...

The number of infections and deaths related to COVID-19 are on the rise again in Iowa, while the state's vaccine distribution has slowed to...

Reynolds says CVS, Walgreens not moving fast enough to immunize nursing...

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds said she’s “not happy” with the speed of COVID-19 immunizations in the state’s long-term care facilities. During a meeting with reporters...

COVID-19 has killed 4,000+ in Iowa, more than some major wars

COVID-19 has claimed more than 4,000 Iowans' lives, topping the state's death toll from some major wars and from several of the harshest perennial...

Teachers, grocery workers, are next on Polk County’s COVID-19 vaccine timeline

Police officers, teachers and grocery store workers are on the list of essential workers who will be eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine following long-term...

Judge: Trump’s order doesn’t shield Tyson from state-court claims of wrongful...

A federal judge has ruled that President Trump's designation of meatpacking plants as "critical infrastructure” does not insulate Tyson Foods from state-court claims of...

Iowa has the fifth-highest COVID positivity rate, lowest number of tests

Iowa had the fifth-highest rate of positive coronavirus tests in the nation the past week, the Washington Post reported Tuesday.  At the same time, Johns...

With 53,000 Iowans having received the vaccine, new infections rise almost...

Another 1,121 new cases of coronavirus were reported in Iowa on Sunday, according to the Washington Post. In the past week, the number of newly...

Iowa Capital Dispatch celebrates 1st birthday: No cake, just big scoops

This week marks the first birthday of Iowa Capital Dispatch. We don't have any cake but we've served up lots of big scoops. Hard to...

Can employers require workers to take the COVID-19 vaccine? 6 questions...

Editor’s note: The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the federal agency in charge of enforcing laws prohibiting discrimination in the workplace, on Dec. 16 said...
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