News Briefing

Iowa hospitals use state law to stifle competition, critics say:  GAZETTE
University of Iowa, Iowa State hired hundreds without searches:  GAZETTE
Former Iowa National Guard leader dies:  GAZETTE
Caffeine, diabetes drugs commonly in Iowa drinking water:  GLOBEGAZETTE
State officials to mull over alcohol regulations to keep industry fresh: DAILYNONPAREIL
How low will corn, soybean prices go?:  REGISTER
Election 2016!  Siouxland legislative Republicans overwhelmingly back Trump: SCJOURNAL
Grassley, in weekly GOP address, touts bipartisan committee work:  RADIOIOWA
Capitol Digest: Iowa partners with Google:  WCFCOURIER
Iowa DHS moves forward with work on children’s well-being:  REGISTER
Rating Iowa’s Medicaid health plans:  GAZETTE
Linn supervisors set to discuss minimum wage increase:  GAZETTE
Election 2016!  ‘Compromise doesn’t have to be a dirty thing,’ Young says: RADIOIOWA
Election 2016!  Patty Judge says Grassley’s Saturday speech ‘rang a little hollow’:  RADIOIOWA
AEA 267 master plan proposes $3 million in office upgrades:  WCFCOURIER
Area school districts hurry to get abuse investigators certified:  GAZETTE
Area educators speak out against special education cuts:  DAILYNONPAREIL
Iowa regents drop ball on study abroad recommendations:  GAZETTE
UNI faculty pay inequities righted, pay increases coming to 51:  WCFCOURIER
Election 2016!  Blum continues to push for debates in 1st District:  QCTIMES
IRGC won’t help MRHD get money withheld by Argosy:  SCJOURNAL
Election 2016!  Clinton-Kaine file paperwork for Iowa ballot:  WCFCOURIER
Election 2016!  Grimes, Wahls speak at Iowa Democratic Wing Ding: GLOBEGAZETTE
Area leaders talk about positives, concerns with proposed Prestage pork plant: RADIOIOWA
Another group joins Bakken pipeline resistance:  RADIOIOWA