News Briefing

Iowa lawmakers delay booze ban at two state parks:  GAZETTE
Supreme Court takes on mental health closures, Godfrey lawsuit:  REGISTER
Iowa Farm Bureau, Corn Growers Association offer counties water lawsuit funding: RADIOIOWA
Election 2016!  Trump woos Iowans with campaign staples:  WCFCOURIER
Bakken parent company CEO responds to federal action on pipeline:  GAZETTE
DHS seeks 3.6 percent state spending hike in fiscal 2018:  QCTIMES
USDA predicts record corn, soybean harvests:  GAZETTE
Uninsured rate in Iowa falls since Obamacare:  QCTIMES
Wapello County Supervisors vote to increase local minimum wage:  RADIOIOWA
Coralville passes short-term rental restrictions:  GAZETTE
Coralville approves $12 million agreement for Iowa Arena project:  GAZETTE
Senator Grassley wants reform of foreign investor program:  RADIOIOWA
Osage voters reject $14.9 million bond proposal:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Mount Vernon voters reject $15.9M bond for school district:  GAZETTE
Bayer to acquire Monsanto for $66B:  USATODAY
Election 2016!  GOP gains ground on Dems in voter registration in key states: AP