News Briefing – January 5, 2014

  • Big-ticket commitments pose state budget challenges:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus Watch!  Huckabee ‘cannot rule out another presidential run’:  RADIOIOWA
  • Group hopes Ernst’s victory clears way for more elected women in Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • Cabin fever?  DNR suggest weekend retreat to state park cabin:  RADIOIOWA
  • Corbett:  2015 looks promising for Cedar Rapids:  GAZETTE
  • Iowans and others continue to be the target of phone scams:  RADIOIOWA
  • Governor’s broadband plan may face familiar opposition:  GAZETTE
  • Creighton index predicts ‘very strong’ overall growth in Iowa, eight surrounding states:  RADIOIOWA
  • Confusion about state rules for group hunting have criminal consequences:  GAZETTE
  • Small towns struggle to afford sewer upgrades:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa officials slow to implement medical marijuana oil law:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Liability concerns prompt some cities to limit sledding:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa medical marijuana reform program is helping no one:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa anti-bullying legislation may find life in new session:  SCJOURNAL