Iowa ranked 2nd-best state for drivers
With five Midwestern states topping the 2018 Bankrate Best States for Drivers studies, Iowa came in at #2, beat only by North Dakota. This ranking is based off of studies on commute times, expenses for maintenance and gas, road condition reports, fatality data, and insurance premium rates. Though the state ranked well, there are still improvements that can be made.
where we rank in the various categories.
BVRMC among America's best obstetrics hospitals
The Women's Choice Award
® has named the Buena Vista Regional Medical Center as one of America's Best Hospitals for Obstetrics, ranking in the top 17% of U.S. hospitals that offer obstetrics. One area of practice that BVRMC is proud of is a C-section rate 16.5% lower than the state average.
Public invited to Winter Water Sheds Informational Session at PLAC January 3
Iowa Lakeside Laboratory, Pearson Lakes Art Center and the Okoboji Sailing Center are hosting a Winter Water Sheds event at the upcoming
University of Okoboji Winter Games
. The idea is based off of similar activities that are held in the Twin Cities, however they need the public's help to expand the activities and vision of the project.
Join the discussion
tonight (Jan. 3rd) or next Thursday (Jan. 10th) from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Pearson Lakes Art Center.