Statement from Rep. Alons

(HULL) – Rep. Dwayne Alons (R-Hull) announced he has been diagnosed with renal cancer in the left kidney.  He will undergo treatments this fall and will continue serving in the Legislature.

“I want to thank my wife, Clarice, family, close friends and neighbors for their support and prayers; they are much appreciated.  I believe unity in prayer is a powerful force against this attack on my body, and I am truly relying on my Lord Jesus as the great Physician.  Serving the people of Sioux County is an exceptional honor and blessing for me and it is a commitment I intend to uphold,” said Rep. Alons.

Alons is running unopposed for re-election to his ninth term in the Iowa House.  He is a retired farmer and retired Iowa Air National Guard Brigadier General.