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Iowa Flood Stories 2008: Iowa City (#208)

posted on December 12, 2008 at 10:47 AM

Iowa Flood Stories 2008: Iowa City (#208)
Out and About Correspondent Dan Kaercher travels the Arts Campus at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. He shows how they were ready for classes in August following the June 2008 flooding. 05:00 Read More »

Iowa Flood Stories 2008: Columbus Junction (#208)

posted on December 12, 2008 at 10:47 AM

Iowa Flood Stories 2008: Columbus Junction (#208)
Out and About Correspondent Dan Kaercher travels to Columbus Junction to see how the residents fared during and after the June 2008 floods. 05:00 Read More »

Iowa Flood Stories 2008 (#208)

posted on December 12, 2008 at 10:46 AM

Iowa Flood Stories 2008 (#208)
Full Program: In this special edition of The Iowa Journal, Out and About Correspondent Dan Kaercher travels through Iowa's eastern river valleys, reporting what happened to individuals and communities during and after the floods of 2008. 28:46 Read More »

Nancy Andreasen - National Medal of Honor Winner - Brain Researcher (#1212)

posted on November 26, 2008 at 2:33 PM

Nancy Andreasen - National Medal of Honor Winner - Brain Researcher  (#1212)
Iowa Public Television visited with the University of Iowa professor in January of 2002 to discuss her work with schizophrenia which earned her the National Medal of Science in 2000, one of only a dozen such awards ever given. 07:33 Read More »

Paul Engle - Poet and Advocate of Iowa Writers' Workshop (#0)

posted on November 24, 2008 at 4:52 PM

Paul Engle - Poet and Advocate of Iowa Writers' Workshop  (#0)
Paul Engle, poet and 25-years the director of the Iowa Writers' Workshop, and co-founder of the International Writer's Workshops in Iowa City, is profiled. 25:56 Read More »

John F. Lacey - National Park Conservationist (#1018)

posted on November 24, 2008 at 4:16 PM

John F. Lacey - National Park Conservationist  (#1018)
An introduction to Major John Fletcher Lacey, who in his time, was known far and wide as “the father of the American conservation movement.” 09:10 Read More »

William Temple Hornaday - Iowan who helped save U.S. buffalo from extinction (#427)

posted on November 24, 2008 at 4:15 PM

William Temple Hornaday - Iowan who helped save U.S. buffalo from extinction  (#427)
This 1994 video tells the story of William Temple Hornaday, an American credited with saving the buffalo from extinction. In the late 1800s, Iowa taxidermist William Temple Hornaday used what he learned from his career to save the lives of... 07:00 Read More »

News Analysis: November 20, 2008 (#207)

posted on November 21, 2008 at 3:06 PM

Iowa Public Radio's Jeneane Beck talks with host Paul Yeager about the state of Iowa's economy and Governor Culver's proposed budget cut. Read More »

Discussion: Is Iowa one of the best states in which to live? (#207)

posted on November 21, 2008 at 12:59 PM

They are a hidden population in a state dominated by the native-born. But the people who have willfully moved to Iowa could be the engines of new growth. “Transplants” to Iowa is the focus of this Iowa Journal. 14:46 Read More »

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 2 (#205)

posted on November 21, 2008 at 12:46 PM

DTV Converters And Reception - Part 2 (#205)
Full Program: Iowans' questions about the digital television transition are answered in the second segment of the 90-minute program. 30:00 Read More »

Iowa Attracting Entrepreneurs (#207)

posted on November 20, 2008 at 11:11 AM

Iowa Attracting Entrepreneurs    (#207)
They are a hidden population in a state dominated by the native-born. But the people who have willfully moved to Iowa could be the engines of new growth. “Transplants” to Iowa is the focus of this Iowa Journal. 04:31 Read More »

1921 Boy Scouts' Adventure to Yellowstone (#214)

posted on November 19, 2008 at 5:52 PM

1921 Boy Scouts' Adventure to Yellowstone (#214)
In 1921, boy scouts from Clinton, Iowa had a big adventure - a road trip in Model T's to Yellowstone National Park. They were heralded as heros, winding through mountains on dirt roads, splashing through rivers without bridges, and even meeting... 09:42 Read More »

News Analysis: November 13, 2008 (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 5:30 PM

David Pitt, of the Associated Press, talks with host Paul Yeager about the speculation that former governor Tom Vilsack and Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller may be appointed to offices in the Obama Administration. Read More »

Discussion: Ethanol Policies and Politics (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 5:29 PM

Discussion: Ethanol Policies and Politics  (#206)
Iowa's agricultural economy has been cushioned in recent years by the upstart of dozens of biofuel factories around the state. This Iowa Journal looks at the politics of ethanol. 12:59 Read More »

Ethanol Policies, Subsidies, and Politics - Iowans Take a Look (#206)

posted on November 13, 2008 at 10:39 AM

Ethanol Policies, Subsidies,  and Politics - Iowans Take a Look  (#206)
Iowa's agricultural economy has been cushioned in recent years by the upstart of dozens of biofuel factories around the state. This Iowa Journal looks at the politics of ethanol. 03:02 Read More »

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