Emmet County Received Home Base Status
Fri 6-19-2015 
(Estherville)-- Emmet county is the newest "Home Base Iowa" community. 47 businesses in the county have signed up as "Home Base Iowa" businesses, offering special job incentives to veterans...
Governor Branstad says the state has a $5,000 home buyer incentive for veterans that goes toward their downpayment on buying a home.
He also says Iowa Lakes Community College meets the criteria as a Home Base Iowa Certified Higher Academic Military Partner, or CHAMP.