News Briefing – August 17, 2015

  • Caucus Watch!  State Fair politics: Trump flies high, Harkin escorts Clinton: WCFCOURIER
  • Caucus Watch!  Carson: ‘We shouldn’t let the professional class pick our presidents’:  RADIOIOWA
  • Caucus Watch!  Santorum at State Fair takes on Planned Parenthood, Supreme Court:  SCJOURNAL
  • Tyson plant in Denison closes, 400 laid off:  RADIOIOWA
  • Little state accountability for private school tax credits:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus Watch!  Large field challenges GOP activists:  QCTIMES
  • Even with economy growing, food banks struggle to meet greater demand: GLOBEGAZETTE
  • NW Iowa wind energy development a boon to local economy:  SCJOURNAL
  • Caucus Watch!  Bernie Sanders draws crowd to Scott County Park:  QCTIMES
  • Study: Signs may not make uncontrolled rural intersections safer:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa poultry producers plan for possible return of bird flu:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Refinery problem reverses downward trend in gas prices:  RADIOIOWA
  • Council will address Blue Zones pay request:  GLOBEGAZETTE