Al Harris Fernandez

Tim Hynds/Sioux City Journal

The Director of the Sioux City Art Center is stepping down early in 2020.  Al Harris-Fernandez took time to talk to Siouxland Public Media’s Sheila Brummer right before Christmas about his plans for retirement and his thoughts on art and his accomplishments during his career.

Alex Waters

The state legislature has been in session seven weeks and a lot has happened.  Lawmakers passed the controversial Chapter 20 measure that largely ended collective bargaining for public employees in Iowa, changing the way their healthcare will be managed and might eventually affect their pension system.