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. 

  • January 20, 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 14, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds names new Chief Operating Officer, Trombino appointed to HSEMD

    Press Release

    Today, Gov. Reynolds announced the hiring of Taryn Frideres to serve as her new Chief Operating Officer.

  • January 14, 2021

    Test Iowa sites to close Friday in Council Bluffs, Des Moines due to winter storm

    Press Release

    The State of Iowa has announced it will close the Test Iowa drive-thru sites in Council Bluffs and Des Moines on Friday, Jan.

  • January 13, 2021

    Test Iowa sites closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

    Press Release

    The five state-operated Test Iowa drive-thru sites and the State Hygienic Lab will be closed on Monday, Jan. 18, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday.  

  • January 13, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds Announces Employer Innovation Fund and Child Care Challenge Funding Opportunities

    Press Release

    Today, Governor Reynolds announced two Future Ready Iowa grant opportunities for totaling $1.2 million.

  • January 12, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds Delivers 2021 Condition of the State

    Press Release

    Gov. Reynolds delivers her 2021 Condition of the State Address.

  • January 12, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds appoints Adam Steen to head Department of Administrative Services

    Press Release

    Today Gov. Kim Reynolds announced the appointment of Adam Steen, currently Director of Business Development at Syverson Strege, to serve as director of the Department of Administrative Services.

  • January 10, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds orders flags at half-staff in honor of fallen Capitol Officers

    Press Release

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  • January 7, 2021

    Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation modifying public health measures

    Press Release

    Today, Gov. Reynolds signed a new Public Health Disaster proclamation that modifies existing public health measures designed to reduce the spread of COVID-19.