Iowa Gov. Reynolds Sees 'Science On Both Sides' On Use Of MasksAfter months of opposition, Reynolds signed an order Monday that requires people to wear masks in indoor public places under some circumstances.
Iowa Seeing Full Hospitals, Closed Classrooms As COVID RagesHospitals filled up, major schools closed classrooms, the state sought emergency help with contact tracing and most inmates at one prison were infected as the coronavirus raged across Iowa.
Iowa Marks First Child Death From COVID-19 As Schools ReopenA young child died due to complications from coronavirus in June, the first confirmed death of a minor in Iowa during the pandemic, the state health department belatedly announced Sunday evening.
Iowa To Reopen Restaurants, Salons, Barber Shops And Gyms FridayRestaurants, salons, barber shops and gyms in Iowa will be allowed to reopen Friday under new restrictions intended to slow the coronavirus, the governor announced.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Allina Health Nurse Says He Was Fired For Violating The Company's Uniform Policy By Wearing ScrubsIn a Facebook post Cliff Willmeng wrote that he "was doing it so he wouldn't bring COVID-19 back home to his family."
Some Bars, Restaurants Reopen In Iowa After Gov. Reynolds Loosened Restrictions For Most Of The StateDespite rising cases, many Iowa businesses, including restaurants, now have the option to reopen their doors.
Coronavirus Updates: Tyson Foods Closes Its Largest Pork Plant Amid Iowa OutbreakTyson Foods suspended operations Wednesday at an Iowa plant that is critical to the nation's pork supply but had been devastated by a growing coronavirus outbreak.