Despite a hectic schedule amid a tough re-election campaign, U.S. Congresswoman from Iowa Ashley Hinson recently took the time to visit Oelwein, not to campaign publicly, but to better understand successful partnerships. linking businesses, educational institutions, municipalities and community institutions in the city, including the NICC. RAMS/Oelwein Center, the Oelwein School District, and the city, among others.
“She wanted to learn,” said Wendy Mihm-Herold, vice president of business and community solutions at Northeast Iowa Community College, who, along with Superintendent Josh Ehn of the Oelwein School District, co-organized the congresswoman’s visit. .