News Briefing – February 26, 2014

  • Legislators pass three bills in response to Kathlynn Shepard case: RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa prepares for surge of ash wood:  GAZETTE
  • Groups discuss ways to reduce hunger in the state:  RADIO IOWA
  • Universities involved in ‘huge’ federal manufacturing initiative:  GAZETTE
  • Black Hawk, Linn, Johnson counties seek $8.2M for trail connections:  GAZETTE
  • Businesses share Blue Zones successes:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Linn County seeks $5M from Legislature for public health building:  GAZETTE
  • Election ’14:  Auditor candidate says government programs need closer look:  QCTIMES
  • New casinos would hurt existing ones:  SCJOURNAL
  • Regulator:  banks in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, healthy:  SCJOURNAL