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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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