News Briefing

  • State Auditor: budget in good shape, more info needed on tax credits, abatement:  RADIOIOWA
  • Auditor: Iowa budget is stable, but predicting revenues is a challenge:  REGISTER
  • Governor says budget won’t impact state parks for July 4th:  RADIOIOWA
  • Drivers: Put down that phone or risk a fine beginning July 1:  REGISTER
  • Health care reform needed, flexibility desired, Reynolds says:  SCJOURNAL
  • Senate health bill could lead to shuttered Iowa nursing homes, industry leaders warn:  REGISTER
  • Reynolds: Yes, Senator Sasse, you’re welcome in Iowa:  REGISTER
  • Voters to decide today on House District 22, school bonds:  DAILYNONPAREIL
  • Fairfield veterinarian to seek Iowa House seat:  GAZETTE
  • Nebraska firework sellers scramble for new business in Iowa:  AP
  • Cedar Rapids residents fuming over fireworks:  GAZETTE
  • Summer reading programs help narrow the gap:  GAZETTE
  • Comments sought on Iowa’s plan to meet ESSA requirements:  WCFCOURIER
  • Regents appoint interim executive director:  GAZETTE
  • Renewed travel ban appears to exclude university students, but apprehension remains:  GAZETTE
  • Abuse charge withdrawn against ex-staffer at state institution for disabled Iowans:  REGISTER
  • Local, state officials celebrate I-74 bridge groundbreaking:  QCTIMES
  • World Food Prize goes to African Development Bank president:  AP
  • $30 million sale is the most expensive in downtown Des Moines history:  REGISTER
  • Mayors from Iowa talk infrastructure funding at national conference:  RADIOIOWA
  • Program offers money toward a down payment for new homeowners:  RADIOIOWA