News Releases Archive

News Releases

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IWD Customers targeted in Unemployment Insurance scam 2016-03-08
IWD Director Beth Townsend addresses recent audit report at IWD State Board Meeting 2016-02-26
State Workforce Board Meeting: Friday, February 26, 2016 2016-02-19
Future Ready Iowa Summit 2016-02-10
IWD 2015-2016 Performance Summary Materials 2016-02-09
Walmart Foundation Grant 2016-02-06
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Remains at 3.4 Percent in December 2016-01-26
IWD Labor Market Information Division Launches Redesigned Data and Workforce Information Website 2016-01-20
Mailing of Form 1099-G 2016-01-20
Iowa Nonfarm Jobs Increase by 8,400 in November 2015-12-18
Cedar Valley Employers’ Council of Iowa to Plan 2016 Meeting Topics 2015-11-25
Update in Customer Service Hours Effective Monday, December 14 2015-11-25
Iowa Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.5 Percent in October 2015-11-20
State Workforce Board Meeting: Thursday, November 19, 2015 2015-11-19
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent in September 2015-10-20
Iowa's Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.7 Percent in August 2015-09-18
Iowa Workforce Development Releases Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Table Changes 2015-09-04
Iowa's Unemployment Rate at 3.8 Percent in July 2015-08-21
State Workforce Board Meeting: Thursday, August 20, 2015 2015-08-18
Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.7 Percent 2015-07-21
Iowa Workforce Development Launches New Website with Enhanced Features 2015-07-16
Iowa Workforce Development Announces Emily Chafa Promoted to Appeals Division Manager 2015-07-06
Iowa Workforce Development Selects Courtney Maxwell Greene as New Communications Director 2015-07-06
Iowan's Jobless and Injury Benefits Increase 2015-06-25
Iowa Unemployment Rate Remains at 3.8 Percent 2015-06-19
Iowa Workforce Development Receives $5.2 million Sector Partnership National Emergency Grant Partners with Iowa Central Community College to Assist Long-Term Unemployed Workers 2015-06-18
Iowa Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.8 Percent 2015-05-27
New Process for Child Labor Work Permits Effective June 1 2015-05-15
Iowa Unemployment Rate Drops to 4.0 Percent 2015-04-21
Chief Information Officer Recognized as one of Government Technology Magazine’s Top 25 Doers, Dreamers and Drivers of 2015 2015-04-02
IowaWORKS Services Offered to Offenders Before Release 2015-04-02
Iowa Workforce Development Receives $1.04 million Unemployment Insurance Grant Enhances Voluntary Shared Work Program 2015-02-03
Iowa Workforce Development Awards Registered Apprenticeship Training Funds 2015-01-09
Iowa Workforce Development Foundation Receives Walmart Foundation Grant 2014-12-23
Iowa Workforce Development Receives $1.78 million Unemployment Insurance Performance and Integrity Grant 2014-09-23
Iowa’s Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Tables Continue Improvement in 2015 2014-08-25
Iowa Workforce Development Partners with the City of Cherokee to Support Tyson Workers 2014-07-29
Iowa Workforce Development Launches Hilton HHonors Military Initiative 2014-06-23
Iowa Workforce Development Receives Outstanding Review of the Unemployment Insurance Program 2014-06-17
Iowan's Jobless and Injury Benefits Increase 2014-06-05
Workers Memorial Day Honors Iowans Who Lost Their Lives in the Workplace 2014-04-23
"IWD Receives UI Appeals Monitoring Report, US Department of Labor Pleased with Progress Since August 2013" 2014-04-17
IWD's Unemployment Appeals Section Dramatically Increases Performance 2014-03-19
IWD Apprenticeship Report Shows Higher Wages 2014-01-23
Iowa's Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Tables Continue Improvement in 2014 2013-08-30
Iowan's Jobless and Injury Benefits Increase 2013-06-24
Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: Hosting Two OSHA Training Opportunities for Businesses! 2013-05-21
Des Moines ECI to Host Lunch and Learn on Unemployment Insurance Law 2013-05-17
Sioux City - Delta Air Lines Call Center Workers Qualify for Additional Workforce Benefits 2013-04-30
Des Moines - Interstate Brands Corporation/Hostess Brands Workers Qualify for Additional Workforce Benefits 2013-04-26
Workers Memorial Day Honors Iowans Who Lost Their Lives in the Workplace 2013-04-25
Burlington - Interstate Brands Corporation/Hostess Brands Workers Qualify for Additional Workforce Benefits 2013-04-24
Des Moines ECI to Host Webinar on Fraudulent Lawsuits 2013-04-19
Storm Lake ECI to Hold Workshop on Skilled Training for the Workforce 2013-04-10
Skilled Iowa Welcomes Leading Central Iowa Employers as Members 2013-04-08
Storm Lake Employers' Council of Iowa to Reactivate in New Region 2013-03-25
Transition Relief for Claiming WOTC 2013-03-18
Iowans Can Achieve NCRC Certification with Multi Site Testing Event 2013-03-11
Iowans Can Achieve NCRC Certification at Testing Event 2013-03-08
Spencer IowaWORKS Center to Host Job Fair with GCC Ready Mix 2013-02-26
Spencer Community Schools to serve as (NCRC) Proctoring Site 2013-02-21
Algona - Understanding The Different Generations Of Workers In The Workforce 2013-02-15
Spencer - Understanding The Different Generations Of Workers In The Workforce 2013-02-15
Iowa high school students can earn career certificates during State Wrestling Tournament 2013-02-11
IowaWORKS Loess Hills Sponsoring Home Grown Rural Career Fair for Veterans 2013-02-11
Iowa Workforce Development Responds to State Auditor's Report 2013-02-08
Sheldon - National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing offered to Iowa Residents 2013-02-07
Northwest Iowa - National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) testing offered to Iowa Residents 2013-02-07
Spencer - Understanding The Role Of STEM and Its Interface With a Skilled Workforce 2013-02-01
Council Bluffs - Skilled Iowa Initiative: Providing Skilled Workers to Iowa Businesses 2013-01-16
Spencer - Being Prepared For An OSHA Audit - Good Record Keeping Is The Key 2013-01-14
MyIowaUI Enhanced for Employer Convenience Related to Unemployment Insurance Taxes 2012-12-06
Federal Emergency Unemployment Compensation Program Ceases 2012-12-05
Lakes Area & Kossuth County ECI: "Ten Hour IOSHA Safety Training Certificate Course" 2012-11-01
Council Bluffs - ESGR: Basic Training for Employers: What You Need to Know When Employees are in the Guard and Reserves 2012-10-12
Spencer - Meet Your New Workforce Office: How Integrated Services Will Change And Enhance Service Delivery 2012-10-05
Dubuque - "You're Hired!" ...Strategies for Successful Job Seeking event 2012-10-04
Dubuque and Calmar - Harassment Training for Businesses 2012-10-04
IowaWORKS Access Point Provide Lyon County Residents with Workforce Services 2012-09-12
Denver - IowaWORKS Cedar Valley Sponsoring Home Grown Rural Job Fair for Veterans 2012-09-11
Spencer - Area ECI's to Hold Joint Meeting on Labor Market Information 2012-09-06
Iowa's Employer Unemployment Insurance Tax Tables Improve for 2013 2012-09-04
Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: "Difficult People & Difficult Conversations" + "Documenting & Disciplining" 2012-08-27
Clarinda - SW IA ECI: OSHA Ten Hour Safety Certificate Training for General Industries 2012-08-22
Council Bluffs - Southwest Iowa ECI: Unemployment Appeal Hearings: Present Your Case to Win 2012-07-24
Creston - Southern Hills ECI: Where Are All the Skilled Workers 2012-07-23
Iowa Workforce Development Launches Mobile Functionality For Job Searches 2012-07-17
Des Moines IowaWORKS Office Closed Due to Electrical Issues 2012-07-12
IowaWORKS Access Point Provide Manning Residents with Workforce Services 2012-07-05
Southern Hills ECI to Hold Meeting on Unemployment Insurance Costs 2012-07-03
Employers Invited to Attend Labor Market Information Presentation 2012-06-22
"Skilled Iowa Initiative Launched to Assist Employers and Workers, Stimulate Business Growth" 2012-06-11
Iowan's Jobless and Injury Benefits Increase 2012-06-04
Lakes Area & Kossuth County ECI: Ten Hour IOSHA Safety Training Certificate Courses 2012-05-29
Construction Contractor Registration 2012-05-25
Cedar Rapids - IowaWORKS Employer Panels 2012-05-25
"Council Bluffs - SW IA ECI: OSHA Recordkeeping Rules, Reporting Requirements and Updates" 2012-05-24
Workforce and Economic Development Regional Status Reports Released 2012-05-24
Iowa Experiencing Shortage of Middle Skilled Workers 2012-05-23
Denison - Region 8 ECI: "Ten Hour OSHA Safety Training Certificate Courses" 2012-05-14