News Briefing

  • AG: New Iowa governor won’t have power to pick lieutenant:  AP
  • Reynolds ‘disappointed’ in AG’s opinion, may name new Lt Governor anyway:  RADIOIOWA
  • No timeline yet for gubernatorial transition:  GAZETTE
  • Branstad’s Senate Foreign Relations hearing to start at nine:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa regents pick Richards to succeed Rastetter as president:  GAZETTE
  • Hiring ISU president, tuition, key issues facing new Board of Regents president:  RADIOIOWA
  • Sheriff’s deputy dead, 2 injured in escape, carjacking at Pott. County Jail; suspect in custody after 80 mph chase:
  • Branstad signs Iowa K-12 computer science incentive:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Safety officials on alert: Iowa DOT plans $680 million in 2017 road construction:  REGISTER
  • Legal fireworks? Probably limited in Des Moines metro:  REGISTER
  • University of Iowa fraternities, sororities ban all events with alcohol:  PRESSCITIZEN
  • Scaffolding will soon wrap around much of Iowa Capitol dome:  AP
  • Nicole Finn seeks venue change, separate trial in daughter’s death:  REGISTER
  • Election 2018!  Performance-based pay, state innovation fund among Corbett’s vision for education:  GAZETTE
  • Storm Lake home to Iowa’s best burger:  SCJOURNAL