Iowa News

Midwest governors walk tightrope on keeping meat packers open

DES MOINES, Iowa — Midwest governors are trying to balance people's lives, the livelihoods of farmers and workers and the nation's food supplies as they juggle the decision on how to keep large meatpacking plants operating despite coronavirus outbreaks. Iowa…

Luther College shares virtual choir performance

DECORAH, IA (WKBT) - Members of the Luther College Norskkor choir unite in song and share virtual choir performance during the COVID-19 isolation. The project includes 42 voices, recorded separately, performing Andrea Ramsey's "The Way of Trust."

Gundersen to close several eye clinics temporarily

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – Gundersen Health System will temporarily close several of its eye clinics beginning Monday, April 13, as a precautionary measure during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, Essential Gundersen Eye Care (no routine appointments) will be available from…