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May’s $1.03 billion tax payments an all-time monthly record:  QCTIMES
Branstad: proposed $300 tuition hike at UI, ISU, UNI ‘too much’:  RADIOIOWA
New study shows drop in number of Iowans who gambled:  GAZETTE
Branstad defends meeting appointee before regents opening was public:  QCTIMES
Iowa Poll: Patty Judge leads way in Democratic Senate primary:  REGISTER
State to close unit at Independence Mental Health Institute:  QCTIMES
New phone rules could hurt rural customers:  GAZETTE
Iowa receives $200,000 apprenticeship grant:  GAZETTE
Vilsack gives Cuban minister taste of Iowa ag:  QCTIMES
Iowa downplays hate crimes, some say:  WCFCOURIER
Iowa advocates remain skeptical about new Medicaid oversight: GLOBEGAZETTE
Iowa Poll: Clinton-Sanders brawl still splits Iowa:  REGISTER
Voters to settle King & Bertrand Republican primary:  SCJOURNAL
Heroin’s hold: How Iowans struggle – and sometimes succeed – in overcoming opioid addiction:  GAZETTE
Scammers steal billions each year from elderly:  WCFCOURIER