Iowa Public Television

 

Stories by Topic: Culture & Society: Holidays

1 2

Displaying 1 to 15 of 21 results.

Salute to Iowa Vets & Service Members Parade (#0)

Salute to Iowa Vets & Service Members Parade (#0)

posted on July 6, 2012 at 2:44 PM

Full Program: Presents highlights coverage of a parade honoring Iowa’s veterans and service members held on Saturday, June 30, 2012. Iowa’s Governor, Terry Branstad, and Lt. Governor, Kim Reynolds, worked in conjunction with the Department of Veterans... 36:30 Read More »
Veterans' Parade - Iowa State Fair 2010 (#4104)

Veterans' Parade - Iowa State Fair 2010 (#4104)

posted on August 20, 2010 at 2:36 PM

This annual salute to Iowa's Veterans and their families runs through the heart of the fairgrounds on the Grand Concourse. 04:00 Read More »

Avoiding Holiday Debt (Full Program) (#313)

posted on June 9, 2010 at 2:10 PM

Full Program: A practical family tells how they live within their means at the holidays. Experts follow up with tips on money management. 27:47 Read More »
Market to Market (December 25, 2009) (#3517)

Market to Market (December 25, 2009) (#3517)

posted on December 24, 2009 at 5:12 PM

Full Program: The Senate delivers President Obama a Christmas present on his top domestic priority. Renewable fuel proponents lament the expiration of a key tax credit for biodiesel. And Market to Market examines the outlook for chestnuts: they're not just for... 27:44 Read More »
Growing Chestnuts in Iowa (#3517)

Growing Chestnuts in Iowa (#3517)

posted on December 24, 2009 at 1:12 AM

Market to Market talks to chestnut growers who believe that that the meaty nut usually associated with Christmas deserves to be enjoyed year round. 06:24 Read More »
Iowa Veterans Take "Honor Flight" (#310)

Iowa Veterans Take "Honor Flight" (#310)

posted on November 12, 2009 at 1:15 PM

Iowa veterans get a chance to fly to Washington, D.C. to see the World War II memorial and other veteran memorials. 03:07 Read More »
Fair 2009: Side Roads -  An Iowa State Af-Fair (#4005)

Fair 2009: Side Roads - An Iowa State Af-Fair (#4005)

posted on August 27, 2009 at 9:57 AM

Paul Berge is going down a Side Road with some fans of the Fair. He’s with a family that has a special connection to our annual celebration of Iowa. 03:00 Read More »
Fair 2009: Veterans' Day Parade (#4004)

Fair 2009: Veterans' Day Parade (#4004)

posted on August 26, 2009 at 2:24 PM

It’s the Veterans' Day at the Fair Parade on the Grand Concourse. And it’s our opportunity to honor the people who make it possible for us all to celebrate our Fair. 03:30 Read More »
Fair 2008: Veterans' Day Parade (#3903)

Fair 2008: Veterans' Day Parade (#3903)

posted on August 15, 2008 at 9:46 AM

Monday, August 11 was Veterans' Day at the Fair. We always like to attend the Veterans' Parade on the Grand Concourse. It's a privilege to honor those who came home and those who didn't. They all made it possible for us to celebrate our Fair. 03:30 Read More »

News Analysis: January 10, 2008 (#128)

posted on January 10, 2008 at 8:16 PM

David Pitt of the Associated Press discusses economic issues in the news, including the closing of a plant in Story City and post-holiday receipts for retailers, as well as tax issues facing the Iowa legislature. Read More »

News Analysis: December 17, 2007 (#122)

posted on December 21, 2007 at 5:01 PM

David Pitt of the Associated Press discusses the presidential campaigns' holiday ads and the campaigns in the final days in the runup to the Iowa caucuses. Read More »

Holiday Debt (#119)

posted on December 11, 2007 at 11:17 AM

Although Phil and Cindy Blobaum's thrifty financial practices are born of necessity, the Holiday traditions they share with their four children fit their personal philosophy. The Blobaums create bounty and avoid debt by sticking to a budget and... 04:37 Read More »
Holiday Debt (Full Program) (#119)

Holiday Debt (Full Program) (#119)

posted on December 7, 2007 at 12:09 AM

Full Program: For the first time since the great depression The American savings rate is non-existent. Many Iowans may enter the Holiday season carrying heavy debt burdens. On the next Iowa Journal we'll explore current debt trends and offer advice on holiday... 27:53 Read More »
O' Christmas Tree (#3313)

O' Christmas Tree (#3313)

posted on November 30, 2007 at 8:11 PM

Christmas tree growers are hoping that an increase in sales will make a white Christmas a little greener. 05:05 Read More »
Out and About: Orange City, Iowa (#110)

Out and About: Orange City, Iowa (#110)

posted on November 7, 2007 at 9:04 AM

There's more to Orange City, Iowa, than wooden shoes, Tulip beds, and Dutch windmills. The town of 6,000, best known for its spring Tulip Festival and winter Sinterklaas Day, has a strong economy. New businesses are coming to town, and existing... Read More »
1 2

Displaying 1 to 15 of 21 results.