Latest Coronavirus stories from the KMA News Department

(Washington) -- Iowa Congresswoman Cindy Axne believes the nation's firefighters, EMTs and other medical first responders aren't being adequately compensated for COVID-19 related situations.

(Washington, D.C.) -- More than 20 million boxes of food have been distributed through USDA’s Farmers to Families Food Box Program, which supports American farmers and families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

(Red Oak) -- Like other KMAland school districts, Red Oak's district is "hoping for the best, but planning for the worst" regarding the start of the new school year.

(Shenandoah) – Technology and health and safety guidelines are two of the major considerations in formulating the Shenandoah School District’s Return to Learn plan.

(Des Moines) -- Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds has summoned some of the state's top business and industrial leaders to spearhead the state's post-coronavirus recovery.

(KMAland) -- A new virtual contest is underway that aims to recognize the hard work students put into caring for and showing livestock.