News Briefing

Iowa schools have millions socked away. Why aren’t they spending?:  REGISTER
Iowans on their wages: ‘I’m not stupid or lazy. It’s just not there’:  REGISTER
Iowa jobless rate unchanged in September:  GAZETTE
Election 2016!  Key races likely to decide Iowa Senate control:  QCTIMES
Election 2016!  Northwest Iowa legislators pull in money prior to election: SCJOURNAL
Patchwork of rules grows as Iowa counties change minimum wages:  GAZETTE
Branstad seeks presidential disaster declaration for September flooding:  QCTIMES
Election 2016!  More than 255,000 absentee ballots mailed in by Friday: RADIOIOWA
Election 2016!  Iowa early voting suggests lagging enthusiasm:  REGISTER
Cedar Rapids projects receive economic development tax incentives:  GAZETTE
State board awards funding for projects in Le Mars, Sioux City, Holstein: SCJOURNAL
Hotel financing delays final approval on state funding for Mason City downtown project:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Dakota Access pipeline construction making economic impact:  SCJOURNAL
Cedar Rapids police will disclose body cameras, let some people opt out of recordings:  GAZETTE
Registry requirements questioned for young sex offenders:  REGISTER
Election 2016!  Rod Blum: Desire to reform Congress drives second term: WCFCOURIER
Election 2016!  Monica Vernon: Flood aftermath propels quest to help others: GAZETTE
Election 2016!  Congressman Young, challenger Mowrer meet for first debate: RADIOIOWA
Election 2016!  Mowrer tries to tie Young to Trump in 3rd District debate: REGISTER
Election 2016!  Clinton plans Cedar Rapids rally Friday:  GAZETTE
Fewer Iowans carrying flood insurance despite rising risk:  REGISTER
Verizon, Google to give $40,000 to Code Iowa:  GLOBEGAZETTE
Auto parts manufacturer to cut Iowa City workforce:  PRESSCITIZEN
City clerk gets five years in prison for theft, arson:  RADIOIOWA