Newsroom

Follow our progress as we work toward the empowerment of Iowans and take steps to continue investing in our great state. Below are press releases, articles and news updates related to the Governor's vision for Iowa. 

  • February 4, 2021

    Test Iowa sites adjust hours due to winter storm

    Press Release

    Four of the five state-operated Test Iowa drive-thru sites will adjust their hours today due to a winter storm set to impact a large part of the state.

  • February 3, 2021

    ADVISORY: Gov. Reynolds to hold a Press Conference at 11:00 a.m. tomorrow

    Press Release

    Gov. Reynolds will hold a press conference from Iowa PBS at 11 am tomorrow.

  • February 1, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds appoints Michael Bousselot to be the new director of the Department of Management

    Press Release

    Today Governor Kim Reynolds announced the appointment of Michael Bousselot to be the new director at the Iowa Department of Management.

  • January 29, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds announces appointments to Iowa’s boards & commissions

    Press Release

    Today, Gov. Kim Reynolds announced appointments to Iowa’s boards and commissions.  
      
    The following appointments are subject to Senate confirmation: 
      

  • January 29, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds to sign 100% in person learning option

    Press Release

    Today Governor Kim Reynolds will sign S.F. 160 at the Iowa State Capitol, giving Iowa parents the option to send their kids back to school full time. 

  • January 26, 2021

    ADVISORY: Gov. Reynolds to hold a Press Conference at 11:00 a.m. tomorrow

    Press Release

    Gov. Reynolds will hold a press conference from Iowa PBS at 11 am tomorrow.

  • January 26, 2021

    Test Iowa sites remain closed Tuesday in Council Bluffs, Des Moines due to weather and road conditions

    Press Release

    State-operated Test Iowa drive-thru sites in Council Bluffs and Des Moines will remain closed today, Tuesday, Jan. 26, due to conditions resulting from heavy snowfall.

  • January 25, 2021

    Test Iowa sites adjust hours due to winter storm

    Press Release

    The State of Iowa has announced it will close its five Test Iowa drive-thru sites early today, due to a winter storm warning that is expected to impact the areas where the sites are located. 

  • January 21, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds announces additional assistance through Iowa COVID-19 Local Government Relief Fund

    Press Release

    Governor Kim Reynolds has announced the reallocation of $17 million in relief money made available to local governments for direct expenses incurred in response to the COVID-19 emergency.