By KRUI contributing reporter Mike Mendenhall and KRUI News Director Betsy Penisten Betsy and Mike spoke with the president of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America and Planned Parenthood Action Fund Cecile Richards in a 2-part on-air phone interview about the interest of Planned Parenthood in the November presidential election. Cecile weighs in on the more »
By KRUI News Director Betsy Penisten News Director Betsy Penisten spoke with legendary American singer, songwriter and guitarist James Taylor in a two-part on-air phone interview about the importance of early voting. _James Taylor Interview 1 James Taylor Interview 2
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Take a peek at some pictures from our exclusive interview with author and activist Barbara Ehrenreich.
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By staff writer Jen Hoch Local News Speeding and other drugs Two men were arrested in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and caught in possession of 52 grams o f marijuana as the result of a high speed chase. According to Johnson County criminal complaints, 19-yeard-old Patrick D. James Jr., and 21-year-old Bernard J. Butler II were more »
On September 7th, Vice President Joe Biden and President Barack Obama addressed a crowd of about 8,000 on the Jessup Hall Lawn at the University of Iowa. Check out our coverage of the event!
News Director Betsy Penisten and actor Benjamin McKenzie chat about President Obama’s coast to coast RV tour and the issues it aims to address in an on-air phone interview. Ben McKenzie-Interview-2_2
News Director Betsy Penisten and actor Benjamin McKenzie chat about President Obama’s coast to coast RV tour and the issues it aims to address in an on-air phone interview. Ben McKenzie Interview-1_2