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2010 Episodes

Forgiveness: How and Why? (Full Program) (#331)

Originally aired on May 28, 2010

 May 28, 2010 (#331) The Iowa Journal will look at why experts claim forgiveness can be a long-term solution to problems large and small. (28:46) Episode Detail

Childhood Obesity in Iowa (Full Program) (#330)

Originally aired on May 20, 2010

 May 20, 2010 (#330) Childhood obesity is the topic on this episode of The Iowa Journal. We travel to Grundy Center to experience the school's PE4Life program and the Global Forum For Physical Education. (28:46) Episode Detail

Iowa's Economy Now (Full Program) (#329)

Originally aired on May 13, 2010

 May 13, 2010 (#329) The Iowa Journal looks at the state of Iowa's business climate and job opportunities. (27:47) Episode Detail

Music Education Cuts: What's Core, What's Not? (Full Program) (#328)

Originally aired on May 6, 2010

 May 6, 2010 (#328) How important is music education in Iowa? Band and vocal programs and educators have been eliminated in some districts this past year because of drastic statewide budget cuts. The Iowa Journal looks at music education – should "rhythm" join the 3-Rs as a core part of every school's curriculum? (28:48) Episode Detail

Beer and Microbreweries in Iowa (Full Program) (#327)

Originally aired on April 29, 2010

 April 29, 2010 (#327) The Iowa Journal looks at the growth of the beer industry in Iowa. (27:50) Episode Detail

Green Living in Iowa (Full Program) (#326)

Originally aired on April 22, 2010

 April 22, 2010 (#326) Iowans look at how to build, work, and live in harmony with the earth on this 'Green Living' episode of The Iowa Journal. (27:47) Episode Detail

More on the 'Food, Inc.' Story: An Iowa Journal Special Edition (#325)

Originally aired on April 21, 2010

 April 21, 2010 (#325) Food, Inc. examines the American agricultural system, and the impacts of increased production and lower costs. This Iowa Journal Special reflects on the claims of this film. Mark Pearson hosts. (49:05) Episode Detail

Iowans by Choice: One of the Best States to Live? (Full Program) (#324)

Originally aired on April 15, 2010

 April 15, 2010 (#324) The Iowa Journal explores the current in-migration of non-Iowans to the state and the benefits to the local economies of the towns in which they choose to live. (27:46) Episode Detail

Innovations in Iowa Schools (Full Program) (#323)

Originally aired on April 1, 2010

 April 1, 2010 (#323) The Iowa Journal will look at how some Iowa schools are using innovative ways, including the use of virtual reality technology, to help children learn. (28:16) Episode Detail

Iowans Discuss Chronic Mental Illness (Full Program) (#322)

Originally aired on March 4, 2010

 March 4, 2010 (#322) Is there enough support in communities and from the state of Iowa to help those living with chronic mental illness? And we'll profile an Ames high school basketball player the experts call the best in the country. (29:06) Episode Detail

Iowa Refugee Services Ending (Full Program) (#321)

Originally aired on February 25, 2010

 February 25, 2010 (#321) Critical programs that brought some 30,000 refugees to Iowa over the past 35 years are ending. The Iowa Journal examines changes to refugee services, what that means to the state, the people who live here and those wanting to come. (27:46) Episode Detail

Iowa Floods 2010? (Full Program) (#320)

Originally aired on February 18, 2010

 February 18, 2010 (#320) The Iowa Journal looks at the potential for 2010 floods similar to those of 2008. (27:47) Episode Detail

Unemployed In Iowa (Full Program) (#319)

Originally aired on February 11, 2010

 February 11, 2010 (#319) The Iowa Journal looks at those who are unemployed in Iowa. (28:01) Episode Detail

How Will Proposed Changes in Iowa Tax Credits Affect Business Climate? (Full Program) (#318)

Originally aired on February 4, 2010

 February 4, 2010 (#318) The Iowa Journal looks at how a call for reforms in tax credits may affect Iowa's business climate as well as affect the state budget for services Iowans depend upon. (27:47) Episode Detail

Iowa's Future (Full Program) (#317)

Originally aired on January 28, 2010

 January 28, 2010 (#317) Iowa faces recession, unemployment and out-migration of young people. What does the future hold for those who stay in the state? (28:46) Episode Detail

Iowa's Natural Heritage (Full Program) (#316)

Originally aired on January 14, 2010

 January 14, 2010 (#316) The Iowa Journal explores Iowa's role in the preservation and conservation of the state's and the nation's natural heritage. (27:47) Episode Detail

Crime Victims in Iowa (Full Program) (#315)

Originally aired on January 7, 2010

 January 7, 2010 (#315) The criminal court system deals with those who commit a crime. Who helps the crime victims? On the next Iowa Journal, a look at crime victim's services and the victim justice rights movement in Iowa. (27:45) Episode Detail

Chronic Diseases - Iowa Prevention and Treatment (Full Program) (#311)

Originally aired on January 21, 2010

 January 21, 2010 (#311) A look at chronic disease management in Iowa. (27:47) Episode Detail

Discussion: How Does the New Health Care Law Affect Iowans? (#1)

Originally aired on March 25, 2010

 March 25, 2010 (#1) Iowans discuss the immediate and long-term effects of the new national health care reform bill. (28:50) Episode Detail

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