Dubuque, Iowa, business owners notice upturn in business

June 3, 2010 | 12:01 a.m. CDT
Conoco gas and service station owner Dave Adams, left, tends the cash register for Robert Honzel, center, a regular customer, and IBM employees Mike Long, Shane Kemnitzer and Matthew Johnson on May 27, 2010. Located just two blocks from the new IBM service center in Dubuque, Iowa, Adams said he has seen a noticeable increase in business compared to last year with the economic downturn and tenants moving out of the Roshek Building.

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