DES MOINES, IOWA (July 24, 2020) Governor Kim Reynolds signed a new proclamation continuing the Public Health Disaster Emergency for another 30 days.  

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 20, 2020) A new Test Iowa clinic site opens today in Plymouth County.

The site is opening in conjunction with Floyd Valley Healthcare and will be located at 714 Lincoln Street NE in LeMars. Testing will be done 1-5PM, Monday through Friday, this week.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 9, 2020) Test Iowa has hit 100,000 tests conducted since the first test site opened on April 25, and it is currently the number-one source of testing in the state of Iowa.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 8, 2020) A new Test Iowa clinic site is scheduled to open in Kossuth County on Wednesday, July 8, 2020.

The new clinic site will be located at the former Ernie Williams Harley Shop at 2701 US-Hwy 18 in Algona. Hours of operation this week are: Wednesday. July 8, 8AM-4:30PM; Thursday, July 9, 1-4PM; and Friday, July 10, 8:30-10:30AM.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 7, 2020)  Governor Kim Reynolds announced that $50,000,000 in federal funds allocated through the CARES Act will be invested in Iowa’s mental health-care system.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 2, 2020) Governor Kim Reynolds announced she has directed $490 million of the $1.25 billion in Coronavirus relief funds Iowa was provided through the CARES Act, to be deposited into Iowa's Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund. The deposit will ensure that eligible Iowans continue to receive unemployment insurance benefits, and will also enable Iowa employers to remain in Tax Table 7 for 2021.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 2, 2020)  A new Test Iowa clinic site is scheduled to open in Pottawattamie County on Monday, July 6, 2020.

The new clinic site will be located at All Care Health Center, 902 South 6th St, in Council Bluffs.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 1, 2020)  With the US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement taking effect on July 1, 2020, Governor Kim Reynolds released the following statement:

“USMCA is a historic agreement for Iowa families, farmers, and small-business owners. I’m grateful to President Trump, Ambassador [Robert] Lighthizer, and the entire administration for their unwavering commitment to getting this agreement done.

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 30, 2020) - Governor Kim Reynolds has signed the following bills into law:

DES MOINES, IOWA (June 30, 2020)  Governor Kim Reynolds appointed Kelly Garcia to serve as interim director of the Iowa Department of Public Health. She will continue to serve as director of the Department of Human Services (DHS).