News Briefing – March 3, 2014

  • Energy analyst:  higher propane prices here to stay:  RADIO IOWA
  • Momentum in Iowa still favors same-sex marriage:  GAZETTE
  • State making progress in getting smoke detectors in every home:  RADIOIOWA
  • Bill to relax fireworks law in Iowa could bring opportunity for business owners:  GAZETTE
  • Many effects of federal stimulus law in Iowa hard to see:  GAZETTE
  • King ‘farm from done’ with farm bill:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Eastern Iowa weighing the effect of IowaCare’s end:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa only has 2 inspectors for asbestos projects:  QCTIMES
  • Discontent with requirement penalizing UNI faculty doing less research:  WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa transit programs deal with aging buses:  QCTIMES
  • Wind energy boom blows into northwest Iowa county:  SCJOURNAL
  • Election ’14:  Will Iowa women make gains in elections:  QCTIMES
  • Perhaps it’s time to loosen Iowa’s fireworks ban:  SCJOURNAL