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July 6, 2018 (Western, Iowa) – Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds, Lt. Gov. Adam Gregg and Iowa Workforce Development Director Beth Townsend announced that Adair, Guthrie and Audubon Counties have become the 83rd, 84th and 85th Home Base Iowa Communities. They joined other state and community leaders...

Release Date: Friday, July 6, 2018

June 19, 2018 - (Vinton, Iowa) State officials announced today that Benton County has received the designation as the 82nd Home Base Iowa Community.

Iowa Workforce Development Director Beth Townsend was on hand to recognize and celebrate the accomplishment. The event was hosted by local...

Release Date: Tuesday, June 19, 2018

May 30, 2018 (Red Oak, Iowa) – U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst along with other state and local officials announced today that Montgomery County has received the designation as the 81st Home Base Iowa (HBI) Community. Local community leaders, businesses and veterans attended the event at Red Oak’s Historic...

Release Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018

May 25, 2018 (Columbus Junction, Iowa) – State officials announced today that Louisa County has received the designation as a Home Base Iowa Community, demonstrating its commitment to...

Release Date: Friday, May 25, 2018

May 3, 2018 (Glenwood, Iowa) – Gov. Kim Reynolds along with other state and local officials announced today that Glenwood has received the designation as the 79th Home Base Iowa (HBI) Community. Local community leaders, businesses and veterans attended the event at the Harvey T. Rimel American...

Release Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018

March 29, 2018 (Cedar Falls, Iowa) – State officials offer their congratulations today to Black Hawk County for achieving the Home Base Iowa Community designation, demonstrating the commitment to attract and employ skilled veterans to the area.

The designation was given to Black Hawk...

Release Date: Thursday, March 29, 2018

Brigadier General Randy Warm on hand to make announcement

December 7, 2017 (Ottumwa, Iowa) – State officials extend their congratulations to Wapello County on achieving the Home Base Iowa Community designation.

Wappello County became the 77th Home Base Iowa...

Release Date: Thursday, December 7, 2017

Gov. Kim Reynolds on hand to make announcement

November 21, 2017 (Denison, Iowa)Momentum for the Home Base Iowa program continues to grow with state officials announcing today that Crawford County received the designation as the 76th Home Base Iowa Community...

Release Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

September 26, 2017 - (Sioux City, Iowa) Governor Kim Reynolds and Lt. Governor Adam Gregg announced this morning that Woodbury County has received the designation as a Home Base Iowa (HBI) Community. Both the Governor and Lt. Governor were on hand to recognize the new designation. State and...

Release Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

September 13, 2017 (Decorah, IA) – State officials extend their congratulations to Winneshiek County on achieving the Home Base Iowa Community designation. 

The designation was given to Winneshiek County at a Wednesday evening event attended by Jason Kemp, the Home Base Iowa program...

Release Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017