Monthly Archives: July 2020

State to strengthen compliance for bars and restaurants

The state of Iowa will take additional steps to enforce compliance with Gov. Kim Reynolds’ emergency public health disaster proclamation regarding social distancing and advanced hygiene practices at Iowa bars, restaurants and other food establishments.

P&G earnings get a boost from pandemic needs

Procter & Gamble shares jumped in early trading this morning after the company’s core fourth quarter earnings rose 5%, and the company projected stronger profit and sales for 2021.

North Liberty adopts public health face covering initiative

North Liberty’s city council has adopted a public health initiative advising those in North Liberty to keep social distance, to wear face shields or cloth masks in public settings and businesses to adopt must-wear policies.

Corridor hospitals ranked in U.S. News & World Report

University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics in Iowa City has been ranked the No. 1 hospital in Iowa by U.S. News & World Report.

Collins Aerospace to supply systems for supersonic jet

Supersonic aircraft manufacturer Aerion has selected Collins Aerospace Systems for four systems on its AS2 supersonic business jet.

Wells Fargo sets closing for CR branch

Wells Fargo confirmed it is permanently closing its branch office at 1800 First Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids.

Celebrate 2020’s Best of the Corridor (Parts I & II)

The CBJ is proud to unveil the full list of 2020’s Best of the Corridor Awards. See who made this year’s list, and check out the CBJ’s Best of the Corridor Hall of Fame.

Danaher earnings jump on COVID response

Global efforts to respond to the coronavirus proved to be lucrative for Danaher Corp., which reported a 38% jump in its second quarter earnings on Friday.

CID approves passenger health screening program

Travel Well, a mandatory passenger health screening program, could be implemented in September following approval by the Cedar Rapids Airport Commission.

Wellmark announces Harris as its new CEO-elect

Cory Harris, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s president and chief operating officer, was named CEO-elect by Wellmark’s Board of Directors.

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