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The Iowa Senate voted 32 to 16 in favor of Senate File 166 today to legalize Fantasy Sports activity in Iowa... Read more


The Iowa Credit Union League was recognized with this year's Herb Wegner Memorial Award for Outstanding Organization at GAC. A Credit Union Journal story notes that "one of ICUL's biggest successes has been PolicyWorks, a subsidiary company that not only lobbies for the league but provides compliance assistance to credit unions in the U.S. and beyond. Not only has that provided ICUL with additional revenue streams — PolicyWorks lobbies not just for credit unions, but in the fields of technology, public safety, health care, energy and technology — but it has helped the league understand how lobbying works in other countries as well." Read more


It was a great week for the Bridging Solutions for a Healthier Iowa coalition, which includes the American Heart Association - Midwest Affiliate. The Coalition has been championing legislation that would make it easier for schools to open their facilities to the community after hours as a place for physical activity.

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Shop on Amazon? Login via AmazonSmile and 0.5% of your eligible purchase will be donated to the Iowa Credit Union Foundation (ICUF)! Read more


In celebration of International Women's Day, YouTube launched a global #DearMe initiative to Read more


Former Iowa Congressman Jim Nussle now leads the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) as President and CEO. Read more


Approximately 100 credit union leaders attended the annual Iowa Credit Union League (ICUL) Legislative & Regulatory Conference. Speakers included Read more


The Iowa Legislature opened the 86th General Assembly today with traditional ceremony and hopes of bipartisanship. Read more


Google released its annual "Year in Search" Internet trends for 2014. Items that topped the list included... Read more


Kids get off to a better, healthier start with parents who have the know-how and support needed to raise them. Read more


Google and Maker Media are offering their third annual Maker Camp online, a free summer camp. Read more


Iowa has become home to data centers or server farms for some of the biggest players in the tech industry. Read more


In Part One of Iowa Public Radio’s data center series, they about why Iowa appeals to Silicon Valley titans. Read more


Your online security is only as good as your password and the top three most commonly used passwords in 2013 were “Password,” “123456,” and “12345678.” Read more


The National Cyber Security Alliance will make a stop in Nebraska on June 4 for an event demonstrating security features of popular websites. Read more


A Burlington High School student’s Google Doodle becomes a national finalist in seventh annual Doodle 4 Google competition. Read more


Dozens of Eastern Iowa companies are learning to navigate the field of online advertising. Some 50 plus businesses joined a Google seminar at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art.
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Iowans could win cash and other prizes while playing fantasy sports under Senate Study Bill 3108, which was approved Wednesday by a three-member Iowa Senate subcommittee. Read more


Fantasy sports have grown in popularity among avid sports fans but playing for earnings is illegal in Iowa. State lawmakers are hoping to remove any legal problems for fantasy sports enthusiasts, which means participants could begin to cash in on their time spent pouring over statistics
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