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Karma Coffee Café…Warm Coffee and Good Karma

Posted on: May 18th, 2020 by | No Comments

  As a small business owner during these crazy times, all Karma Coffee Café can do is open their (drive-through) doors, smile and keep moving forward. And that is precisely what they are doing. Karma Coffee Café has enveloped our …Read More

Hiawatha Businesses Come Together To Make Face Masks

Posted on: April 10th, 2020 by | No Comments

As the coronavirus pandemic has spread throughout the country, the lack of face masks and shields has become a disturbing trend. The shortage of these masks has been troubling for health care providers all over the country, and here in …Read More

Hiawatha Supports The Home Base Iowa Program

Posted on: July 24th, 2019 by | No Comments

 Enduring training, battling through horrific war zones and working far from familiar surroundings, veterans have put their lives and health at risk for this nation. Coming home with battle wounds—visible and hidden—soldiers have to learn to adapt to a …Read More

Hiawatha State of the City Luncheon 2019

Posted on: July 23rd, 2019 by | No Comments

On Thursday, July 18, 2019, the Hiawatha Economic Development Corporation (HEDCO) hosted a luncheon for Hiawatha businesses featuring a presentation and panel about the past year’s progress. Kyle Kunz, HEDCO Board of Directors Chair, explained the successful timeline of Hiawatha …Read More

Honkamp Krueger & Co, P.C. – Hiawatha Pulse

Posted on: December 28th, 2018 by | No Comments

In 1999, CPA and business consulting firm Honkamp Krueger & Co, P.C. (HK) opened a location in Hiawatha. HK’s areas of focus are accounting, audit, tax, business advisory, financial advisory and payroll/human capital management. Knowing the community was a busy, …Read More

Climate Engineers – Hiawatha Pulse

Posted on: August 17th, 2018 by | No Comments

Since 1947 Climate Engineers has provided high-quality custom sheet metal fabrication for Hiawatha and the greater Midwest. Twelve years after inception, a pivotal decision was made to shift the company’s focus from residential service to industrial. A redirected focus proved …Read More

Iowa Department of Transportation (IDOT) visits Hiawatha

Posted on: April 12th, 2018 by | No Comments

Since the Iowa Department of Transportation decided to approve construction of a new interchange on I-380 for Tower Terrace Road, Hiawatha residents’ and businesses have been counting down the days until the project officially begins. Outspoken stakeholders in the project …Read More

Hiawatha Business Spreads The Wealth

Posted on: January 19th, 2018 by | No Comments

Imagine the excitement that echoed throughout Cedar Rapids Toyota as General Manager Chris Langhurst handed a bonus check to each employee this week! Because of recent changes in the federal tax code, Cedar Rapids Toyota owner Scott Ryan decided to …Read More

Local Real Estate Company Announces Relocation

Posted on: December 18th, 2017 by | No Comments

The new office, located near the intersection of Blairs Ferry and Miller Road in Hiawatha, gives the 6-year-old company with more than 40 years of real estate experience, more flexibility in serving clients, according to co-owner Teri Graf. “Being located …Read More

Petersen Pet Hospital coming to Hiawatha in 2018

Posted on: November 17th, 2017 by | No Comments

The summer of 2018 will bring with it a new and improved facility for Petersen Pet Hospital to call home! Because of the immense growth and success, the pet hospital has experienced they are in need of a new and …Read More