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"Zach Wahls' speech has led to many opportunities," Iowa City Press-Citizen, April 24, 2011

Two moms’ speech brings Iowan fame," Mason City Globe Gazette, April 24, 2011

"Is Iowa's mental health care system broken?," Sioux City Journal, March 13, 2011

"Reforms could clarify Iowa open records law, increase transparency," The Iowa Independent, March 11, 2011

"Questions swirl around late-term abortion bill," The Iowa Independent, March 9, 2011

"Iowans fall through gaps in splintered mental health system," The Iowa Independent, March 9, 2011

"Ames woman’s ordeal leads to child sex abuse bill," The Iowa Independent, March 4, 2011

"Population shifts, budget woes spur talk of consolidation," The Iowa Independent, January 31, 2011

"What does affordable housing look like?" Iowa City Press-Citizen, January 29, 2011

"Despite local preference, out-of-area residents hopeful," Iowa City Press-Citizen, January 29, 2011

"Legal issues plague city's housing policy," Iowa City Press-Citizen, January 29, 2011

"Fair share matrix determines housing placement," Iowa City Press-Citizen, January 22, 2011

"Regional policy could benefit affordable housing situation," Iowa City Press-Citizen, January 22, 2011

"Need for affordable housing on the rise," Iowa City Press-Citizen, January 22, 2011

"Preliminary report on Corridor branding to be revealed soon," The Cedar Rapids Gazette, January 16, 2011

"State in minority on child DNR laws," Iowa City Press-Citizen, January 9, 2011

"Children don’t have same do-not-resuscitate legal protection as adults," The Cedar Rapids Gazette, January 5, 2011

"Law leaves terminally ill children little choice on where and how to die," Quad-City Times, January 5, 2011

"Utah gives dying children a choice," Quad-City Times, January 5, 2011

"Law leaves terminally ill children little choice on where and how to die," The Iowa Independent, January 5, 2011

"Utah gives dying children a choice," The Iowa Independent, January 5, 2011

"Man points to poplars to preserve planet" (print only), The Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 27, 2010

"Iowa contaminated fish advisories fall short - Warnings only available in English," (print only), The Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 23, 2010

"Taking a poplar stand," Iowa City Press-Citizen, December 22, 2010

"With poplar trees, a one-time polluter makes some green," The Iowa Independent, December 21, 2010

"Iowa OK's fish deemed risky by other states," Storm Lake Pilot Tribune, December 20, 2010

Local colleges buck trend of drinking, drug woes," Storm Lake Pilot Tribune, December 16, 2010

"UI reviewing paid leave policy," The Cedar Rapids Gazette, December 16, 2010

"Iowa OK’s fish deemed risky by feds, neighboring states," The Iowa Independent, December 15, 2010

Same-sex marriage creates dilemma for wedding businesses (print only), The Cedar Rapids Gazette, November 5, 2010

"Iowa businesses seek slice of same-sex wedding profits," The Iowa Independent, October 28, 2010

"Trial opens for UI prof," The Daily Iowan, October 20, 2010

"Iowa Republicans denounce stimulus bill, quietly push for funds," The Iowa Independent, October 18, 2010

"ISU professor finds niche where astronomy, physics and environmental science collide," The (Ames) Tribune, October 7, 2010

"Iowa study shows gay marriage caused no harm," Washington Blade, September 9, 2010

"Report: Gay Couples Closely Resemble Straight Ones--In Iowa, Anyway," EDGE Boston, September 8, 2010

"Gay marriage causes no harm to traditional marriage, study finds," Iowa Independent, September 8, 2010

"Study: Gay marriage isn't a threat in Iowa," Press-Citizen, September 8, 2010

"School Tax Credit," Iowa Public Radio, August 13, 2010

"Study in contrasts: Two students go missing, and the responses are incredibly different," The Cedar Rapids Gazette, May 29, 2010

Stories about our work

"OUR OPINION: Iowa's mental health system needs overhaul," March 13, 2011

"End-of-life directives for kids, too," Cedar Rapids Gazette, January 12, 2011

"IowaWatch: Nonprofit Journalism Links Students with Reporting and Learning," Nieman Reports - Professor's Corner, October 12, 2011

"The gay marriage 'catastrophe'," The Daily Iowan, September 15, 2010

Politics and Collaboration (print only), The Iowa City Press-Citizen, September 11, 2010

"Nonprofit partners to advance investigative journalism," Corridor Business Journal, June 21, 2010

"Episode 63 - Conversations," Local Tv Now, June 13, 2010

"Young Guns," American Journalism Review, June/July 2010

"Stories reveal a need for consistency," The Cedar Rapids Gazette, June 3, 2010

"UI journalists launch independent investigative news outlet, IowaWatch.org," The University of Iowa News Services, June 2, 2010

"Iowa college towns ill-equipped for missing person searches," The Iowa Independent, June 1, 2010

Collaboration helps improve our investigative reporting (print only), The Cedar Rapids Gazette, May 30, 2010

"Non-profit center, IowaWatch, launches with report on fall missing person tragedy," The Cedar Rapids Gazette Online, May 28, 2010

"Iowa moves forward in public affairs," Iowa Journalist, Spring 2010

"Transparency key to investigative news ethics," University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 30, 2010

Stephen J. Berry discusses the Center and non-profit news on Iowa Public Radio, April 19, 2010

"Non-profit news: Start digging," Quill & Scroll, February/March 2010

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