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Stories Tagged "rural"

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Rural Economy and President Obama's Ottumwa Town Meeting (#2)

posted on April 26, 2010 at 10:46 AM

Rural Economy and President Obama's Ottumwa Town Meeting  (#2)
Watch full video coverage of President Barack Obama's town-hall meeting at Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa on Tuesday, April 27. 01:06:00 Read More »

Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)

posted on October 2, 2009 at 10:36 AM

Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)
In 1979, the most well-traveled Pontiff in the world, Pope John Paul II, visited rural Iowa. Iowa Journal reminisces about that moment in history. 10:00 Read More »

Remembering the Pope's 1979 Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)

posted on October 2, 2009 at 8:45 AM

Remembering the Pope's 1979 Visit to Rural Iowa  (#304)
Full Program: The Iowa Journal takes a special, hour-long, look back to 1979, when the most well-traveled Pontiff in the world visited rural Iowa. 59:15 Read More »

Further Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)

posted on October 2, 2009 at 8:40 AM

Further Discussion of the Pope's Visit to Rural Iowa (#304)
Full Program: In 1979, the most well-traveled Pontiff in the world visited rural Iowa. Iowa Journal reminisces about that moment in history. 27:45 Read More »

Living with Future Floods in Iowa: Overview of 2008 Floods (Full Programs) (#231)

posted on June 2, 2009 at 2:15 PM

Living with Future Floods in Iowa: Overview of 2008 Floods (Full Programs) (#231)
Full Program: Since 1980, Iowa has recorded at least 230 river flooding events. Is it time for Iowa to change the way it deals with floods? Can more be done to slow runoff from the rural landscape? What can urban areas do to reduce the damage? Can Iowa get... 26:46 Read More »

Rural Iowa Flood Issues (#231)

posted on June 2, 2009 at 2:03 PM

Rural Iowa Flood Issues (#231)
Since 1980, Iowa has recorded at least 230 river flooding events. Is it time for Iowa to change the way it deals with floods? Can more be done to slow runoff from the rural landscape? What can urban areas do to reduce the damage? Can Iowa get... 09:21 Read More »

Solutions for Future Iowa Floods (#231)

posted on June 2, 2009 at 2:03 PM

Solutions for Future Iowa Floods (#231)
Since 1980, Iowa has recorded at least 230 river flooding events. Is it time for Iowa to change the way it deals with floods? Can more be done to slow runoff from the rural landscape? What can urban areas do to reduce the damage? Can Iowa get... 04:02 Read More »

Urban Issues with the Iowa Floods (#231)

posted on June 2, 2009 at 2:03 PM

Urban Issues with the Iowa Floods (#231)
Since 1980, Iowa has recorded at least 230 river flooding events. Is it time for Iowa to change the way it deals with floods? Can more be done to slow runoff from the rural landscape? What can urban areas do to reduce the damage? Can Iowa get... 07:47 Read More »

Discussion: Twitter and Social Media and Business (#230)

posted on May 21, 2009 at 8:17 PM

Discussion: Twitter and Social Media and Business  (#230)
Social media - internet systems of linking strangers and friends and businesses - are now marketing must-dos. What do Iowa business owners need to know about the business of social media? The Iowa Journal discusses the current trends with two... 20:21 Read More »

Iowa Flood Stories 2008: Farm Floods (#208)

posted on December 12, 2008 at 10:47 AM

Iowa Flood Stories 2008: Farm Floods (#208)
Out and About Correspondent Dan Kaercher travels in the country to see how farmers and an elevator fared during and after the June 2008 floods. 05:00 Read More »

Iowa Congressional District #4 (Full Program) (#201)

posted on October 8, 2008 at 2:12 PM

Iowa Congressional District #4 (Full Program) (#201)
Full Program: The 4th district is Iowa's only district will no big cities. How does small-town and rural Iowa look at the issues of the 2008 election? The Iowa Journal looks at the economy through the 4th district's eyes. 27:46 Read More »

Discussion: Iowa Congressional District #3 (#177)

posted on September 26, 2008 at 12:32 PM

Paul Yeager interviews two guests in the studio to discuss the 3rd Congressional District: Tama County native Dave Paxton, publisher of the Chariton and Albia newspapers, and Richard Doak, retired editor and columnist for The Des Moines Register... 14:15 Read More »

Iowa Congressional District #3 - A Profile (#177)

posted on September 17, 2008 at 10:57 AM

A profile of Iowa's 3rd Congressional District. 05:18 Read More »

Iowa Congressional District #3 (Full Program) (#177)

posted on September 17, 2008 at 10:57 AM

Iowa Congressional District #3 (Full Program) (#177)
Full Program: Iowa’s 3rd Congressional District covers 12 counties located in central Iowa, from Polk County in the west to Benton and Iowa Counties in the east, and Grundy County in the north to Lucas and Monroe Counties in the south. The district is home to... 27:46 Read More »

Rural Development in Iowa (Discussion) (#149)

posted on April 11, 2008 at 1:58 PM

Rural Development in Iowa (Discussion) (#149)
Rand Fisher, President, Iowa Area Development Group and Kathy Evert, President, Iowa Lakes Corridor, discuss how and why rural Iowa counties are setting up community foundations. Read More »
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