News Briefing – February 11, 2013

  • With drought lingering, farmers hold out hope for timely rains:  SCJOURNAL
  • UNI president can earn $50,000 a year in deferred compensation:  RADIO IOWA
  • Harkin pushes for new retirement plan:  GAZETTE
  • Raising fines for Iowa pipeline safety violations:  RADIO IOWA
  • Uncertain prognosis for Iowa’s health care plans:  GAZETTE
  • Endangered in Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa marks sister state anniversary with Hebei, China:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Attorney General seeks $6M to fund abuse shelter changes:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • UI hospitals to change ways of reducing food waste:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Mail cutback raises absentee ballot fears:  SCJOURNAL
  • Iowa GOP lawmakers say focus not on gay marriage:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa utility still weighing future nuclear plant:  SCJOURNAL
  • Corn shortage idles 20 ethanol plants nationwide:  SCJOURNAL