Hy-Vee Inc. announced Monday that all store and distribution center employees throughout its eight-state region are now required to wear masks or other facial coverings while at work. Hy-Vee provided masks to all employees over the past several weeks. The company has already installed temporary Plexiglas barriers at all checkout stands, pharmacy customer service and convenience store counters. Hy-Vee is providing another front-line employee appreciation bonus to all part-time and full-time store employees, who will receive a 10% bonus on all their hours worked from April 13 through May 3.