Iowa Tourism Expenditures Were Up Last Year

Newly released data shows that tourism-related expenditures in Iowa reached 6.9 billion dollars last year, up 13 percent from 2021.

According to a report from the Iowa Tourism Office, travel-generated state and local tax receipts amounted to 1.1 billion dollars. Tourism accounted for five percent of all jobs in the state with the total number at 68,607. The Tourism Economics study indicates that travel-generated state and local tax receipts added up to 1.1 billion dollars last year.

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Alberta Doerr Kautsch

Alberta Doerr Kautsch was called to her Heavenly home at the age of 99, on December 5, 2023, in Mason City,

Holiday train begins tour of Iowa

The Canadian Pacific Kansas City Railroad will be bringing its 25th annual Holiday Train program through northeastern Iowa today  and Friday.

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