News Briefing – October 16, 2015

  • 2015 World Food Prize laureate honored in Des Moines:  SCJOURNAL
  • Sex offender program moving from Mt. Pleasant to Newton prison:  RADIOIOWA
  • Vilsack calls for patience, collaboration in addressing Iowa’s water quality concerns:  SCJOURNAL
  • State group working through criminal justice reform recommendations: GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Caucus Watch!  Jindal criticizes Obama policies on Afghanistan:  QCTIMES
  • Iowa City schools consider future security measures in response to alleged threat: GAZETTE
  • Bakken pipeline opponents demonstrate outside Iowa Utilities Board offices: RADIOIOWA
  • Lawmaker: Medicaid privatization could hurt program for kids:  QCTIMES
  • Caucus Watch!  Paul to Sioux City college crowd: Congress has ‘unholy alliance’ of compromise:  SCJOURNAL
  • Blum hosts “Women in Business” forum at UNI:  WCFCOURIER
  • Part of North Iowa under a burn ban:  GLOBEGAZETTE
  • Weather continues to cooperate with statewide harvest:  WCFCOURIER
  • Iowa State hires diversity and inclusion chief:  GAZETTE
  • Caucus Watch!  Huckabee: Reject Syrian refugees:  QCTIMES
  • Experts talk health care’s impact on bottom line:  GAZETTE
  • Season’s first freeze likely Saturday:  GAZETTE