News Briefing – May 11, 2015

  • Iowa tornadoes part of wild day of weather Sunday:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Increased outdoor activity leads to more possible contacts with ticks:  RADIOIOWA
  • Iowa counties, schools work to update e-cig policies as use rises:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa EPC will review topsoil rules at next meeting:  RADIOIOWA
  • State contracts, misused in the past, under new scrutiny:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus watch!  Clinton staffers to visit 50 counties:  RADIOIOWA
  • Filmmaking in Iowa:  Not the tax incentives, but the light:  GAZETTE
  • Iowa farms devastated, impacts unknown as bird flu spreads:  SCJOURNAL
  • State looks to reduce college grad brain drain:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Iowa, Nebraska high on list of states with worst puppy mills:  QCTIMES
  • Compromise to keep Iowa MHIs open until Dec 15:  SCJOURNAL
  • Top priorities remain for Branstad as Legislature winds down:  QCTIMES
  • Ernst says GOP budget will make ‘em squeal:  GLOBEGAZETTE