Coronavirus News for Columbus Junction

UPDATE: 19 new Iowa coronavirus deaths

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The Courier - 05/05/2020 08:15am

Iowa COVID-19 update: Governor reports record 19 deaths Tuesday; three new cases in Pott County

Tyson plant in Columbus Junction has confirmed 221 positive cases of COVID-19, which amounts to 26% of employees who were tested. Iowa Premium National Beef in Tama has 258 confirmed cases ... More info » - 05/05/2020 04:33am

Tyson: 815 workers at Iowa plants — 591 in Storm Lake and 224 in Council Bluffs — tested positive for COVID-19

Tyson says 815 workers in western Iowa meat processing plants tested positive for COVID-19 in western Iowa plants. More info »

Des Moines Register - 06/02/2020 11:17am

In the eye of the pandemic: how the coronavirus spread through a small immigrant town in Iowa

Antojitos Carmen is a popular, family-owned Mexican restaurant in the small town of Columbus Junction, Iowa. But, an outbreak of coronavirus in a local Tyson meat packing plant turned the community ... More info »

Univision - 06/03/2020 12:25pm

555 coronavirus cases at Iowa Tyson pork plant

A Tyson pork processing plant in Storm Lake, Iowa, is the state's latest meat plant with a coronavirus outbreak. State officials and Tyson had said they could not confirm the number of cases at Tyson ... More info »

YAHOO! - 05/29/2020 01:14am

Coronavirus News: 555 Workers Test Positive For COVID-19 At A Single Tyson Meat Plant

Another Tyson Foods plant has reportedly had hundreds of employees test positive for the coronavirus in Iowa. As many as 555 workers from Tyson’s Storm Lake pork processing plan ... More info »

International Business Times - 05/29/2020 04:33am

Farmers struggle to sell hogs during coronavirus pandemic

ALTONA — On Dan Erickson's 2,300-acre farm in northern Knox County where 18,000 pigs are sent to market each year, the fifth-generation farmer is ... More info »

Rockford Register Star - 06/05/2020 08:58am

Iowa workers are paying a high price for our meat. Our top politicians don't care

Well, folks, it is grilling season again in the Midwest. Be sure to check the label on your favorite pork products to see how many meatpacking workers got COVID-19 at the plant that processed them. More info »

The Gazette - 05/31/2020 12:42am

Tyson tests workers for COVID-19 at Storm Lake pork processing plant employing 2,400

Tyson Foods said Wednesday it has conducted large-scale COVID-19 testing at its pork processing plant in Buena Vista County, where more than 400 positive cases were reported this week. The ... More info »

Des Moines Register - 05/27/2020 10:12am

Tyson meat plant in Storm Lake to shut down temporarily after state confirms coronavirus outbreak

Tyson, which has had to shut down several of its meat processing facilities, said it will reopen in Storm Lake with added precautions next week. More info »

Des Moines Register on - 05/28/2020 01:21pm

Regulators sat on complaint as outbreak at Iowa plant grew

Safety regulators declined to inspect an Iowa pork plant after receiving a complaint alleging workers were exposed to the coronavirus in crowded conditions — a decision ... More info »

Associated Press - 05/18/2020 03:53am

555 coronavirus cases at Iowa Tyson pork plant

Tyson employees have been affected by coronavirus outbreaks at its Iowa plants in Columbus Junction, Perry and Waterloo. President Trump issued an executive order invoking the Defense ... More info »

Fox Business - 05/28/2020 07:03am
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Department Of Iowa Veterans Of Foreign Wars - VFW Post 5166 Meeting

Monday, Jun 8, 2020 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
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Department Of Iowa Veterans Of Foreign Wars - VFW Post 1565 Meeting

Tuesday, Jun 9, 2020 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Muscatine, IA
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Washington Farmers Market

Thursday, Jun 11, 2020 from 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Washington, IA
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Washington Farmers Market

Department Of Iowa Veterans Of Foreign Wars - VFW Post 6414 Meeting

Saturday, Jun 13, 2020 from 10:30am to 12:30pm
Riverside, IA
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DAV - Chapter 19 Meeting

Tuesday, Jun 16, 2020 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Ainsworth, IA
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Cairo Woods Wildlife Area

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Columbus Junction Speedway

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Cedarcrest Golf and Country Club

About Us: Cedarcrest Golf & Country Club stands as testimony to the 'can-do' spirit exemplified by the citizens of Columbus Junction.  The ini...
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Columbus Junction Farmers Market

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Louisa County Fair

History:In the fall of 1891 a group of interested citizens in Louisa County held a meeting to talk about the development of a county fair.  A ...
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Columbus Junction Town Facts

Columbus Junction, Iowa. Population for Columbus Junction from the last gathering is 1900. You can view Columbus Junction venues that host many Columbus Junction IA events every year.

You can find a ton of properties for sale if you search the Columbus Junction page on Zillow. Currently Columbus Junction has an average listing price for homes for sale on the market of $153,797. More real estate facts about Columbus Junction: The number of properties currently for sale in Columbus Junction is 32. The median homes for sale listing price is $114,900. This is broken down with the number of three bedroom houses in Columbus Junction consisting of 14 with an average listing price for these house of $202,121. Out of the 8 houses that are four bedroom the average listing price for Columbus Junction is $120,500. Interest rates for Columbus Junction are at historic lows as well.

Columbus Junction Iowa has a latitude of 41.278900146484 and a longitude of -91.361701965332. View the full profile

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