News Briefing – January 7, 2013

  • Students First gives Iowa ‘F’ for education policy:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Bus safety report found home side drop off adds expense:  RADIO IOWA
  • At Iowa prison, a lonely battle against sex movies:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa GOP keeps Spiker as chair:  RADIO IOWA
  • Jobless entrepreneurship increasing in Eastern Iowa:  GAZETTE
  • Snow helps, but drought conditions improve little in December:  RADIO IOWA
  • This could be year for tax reform in Iowa Legislature:  GAZETTE
  • Wapsi park may become state’s first to earn ‘historic’ designation:  RADIO IOWA
  • Iowa rehired 33 employees who had been fired:  SCJOURNAL
  • Mitchell Co board recommends raises:  WCFCOURIER
  • Potential Sioux City casino operators pledge hundreds of jobs:  SCJOURNAL
  • Hospice of Siouxland lays off 28 workers:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • ISU loosens ag research limits at Harkin institute:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Report:  Iowa judges not assessing higher bus fines:  SCJOURNAL
  • Former UI official sues school, alleging bias:  QCTIMES
  • Gun advocates want to boost Iowa firearms rights, eliminate gun-free zones:  GLOBEGAZETTE