DES MOINES, IOWA (February 19, 2020) — The routines behind developing a healthy smile and better overall health can start with taking two minutes twice a day to brush your teeth. Delta Dental of Iowa Foundation made that healthy habit easier for 421,000 Iowans in 2019 by providing a free toothbrush. February is National Children's Dental Health Month, so it's the perfect time to remind Iowans about the importance of educating kids about good dental hygiene habits.

BUFFALO, NEW YORK (February 18, 2020) — Blake Wareham, of Bettendorf, Iowa (52722), was named to the Canisius College Dean's List for the fall 2019 semester.

Wareham is one of more than 1,100 Canisius College undergraduate students named to the fall 2019 Dean's List. To qualify, students must have attained a grade-point average of at least 3.50 for the semester and completed at least four courses of three credits or equivalent.

CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA (February 18, 2020) — Joseph Field of Bettendorf, Iowa is one of the nearly 600 cadets and students recognized for their academic achievements during the fall 2019 semester.

Gold stars are awarded to cadets and students at The Citadel who achieved a 3.7 grade-point average or higher. Cadets and students who achieve gold star recognition are also placed on The Citadel's dean's list.

DECATUR, ILLINOIS (February 18, 2020) — Millikin University is pleased to announce the names of the outstanding undergraduates who have been named to the Dean's List for the fall 2019 semester.

FAYETTE, IOWA (February 18, 2020) — Upper Iowa University (UIU) has signed a Transfer Majors agreement with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) to provide participating students with a specific pathway to meet degree requirements. EICC announced the innovative statewide plan Tuesday, February 18, at the Scott Community College (SCC) Urban Campus in Davenport.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (February 18, 2020) — Gilda’s Club is excited to unveil a camping adventure called Camp Genesis. This specialty camp is a collaborative effort with Gilda’s Club, Camp Shalom, and Genesis Cancer Care Institute.

DES MOINES, IOWA (February 18, 2020) — The Iowa Attorney General’s investigation into Quad Cities-based national advertising and telephone scams has led to a civil lawsuit against another telemarketing operation.

BETTENDORF, IOWA (February 19, 2020) — Right now, there are more than 200 children waiting to be matched to an adult volunteer through Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of the Mississippi Valley.

WHITEWATER, WISCONSIN (02/18/2020) — Vincent Klim from Bettendorf, Iowa, earned a degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at winter commencement on December 21, 2019.

Klim graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in entrepreneurship.

JOHNSTON, IOWA (February 18, 2020) — Anticipation is growing for Iowa PBS's upcoming gardening special. Gardening with Steil premieres Sunday, March 1, at 2:30PM as part of Festival 2020. The program will be rebroadcast Saturday, March 7, at 1PM on Iowa PBS's main channel, with additional airings on Iowa PBS WORLD .3 and Iowa PBS Create .4.