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River to River is a conversation about the news with an Iowa perspective. Together we'll dig into the story behind the headlines - we talk with newsmakers and a diverse range of experts to find out how the news affects you. We take on challenging topics, explore issues from all sides, and foster conversation and understanding.
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Iowans React to King's Removal from Ag Committee Jan 16, 2019 Listen Download
Remembering Iowans Who Passed Away in 2018 Jan 15, 2019 Listen Download
Lawmakers Return To Iowa Capitol For 2019 Legislative Session Jan 15, 2019 Listen Download
Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress Jan 11, 2019 Listen Download
"Ag Gag" Law Struck Down in Federal Court for Violation of 1st Amendment Jan 11, 2019 Listen Download
Iowa Public Radio Reporters Look Back on a Year of News Jan 10, 2019 Listen Download
Politics Day: A New Strategy for the War in Syria? Jan 9, 2019 Listen Download
Skyscrapers in Fields: Wind Energy Continues to Expand in Iowa Jan 7, 2019 Listen Download
Skyscrapers in Fields: Wind Energy Continues to Expand in Iowa Jan 7, 2019 Listen Download
Sen. Elizabeth Warren Brings Presidential Bid to Iowa Jan 4, 2019 Listen Download
Shutdown Continues, House Dems Take Control, and Warren Announces Jan 2, 2019 Listen Download
Cedar Rapids Police Chief Shares Details On Martinko Cold Case Dec 21, 2018 Listen Download
Recidivism Among the Most Violent Offenders Dec 21, 2018 Listen Download
Criminal Justice Reform, Government Shutdown and Iowa Poll Analysis Dec 19, 2018 Listen Download
The Historical Evolution of U.S. Presidents and Their Advisors Dec 18, 2018 Listen Download
Animal Advocates, Dog Owners Lament Iowa's "Puppy Mill Problem" and Seek Legislative Action Dec 17, 2018 Listen Download
Federal Funding Down, State Obligation Up for Children's Healthcare Dec 14, 2018 Listen Download
Women in the American Political System Dec 14, 2018 Listen Download
Water Quality Remains a Major Issue in Iowa and Beyond Dec 13, 2018 Listen Download
Search is On for New Whitehouse Chief of Staff Dec 12, 2018 Listen Download
Northeast Man Battered by Des Moines Police Receives $800,000 Settlement Dec 7, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Farmers React to National Climate Assessment Warnings Dec 6, 2018 Listen Download
Dubuque Greyhound Race Track Will Be One of Few Left in the U.S. Dec 4, 2018 Listen Download
Doctors Still Hesitant to Certify Iowa Patients for New Medical Cannabis Program Dec 3, 2018 Listen Download
Abuse at an Iowa Facility for Foster Children, Legislative Appointments, and Road Safety Nov 30, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Developments In the Russia Probe Nov 30, 2018 Listen Download
Former Iowa 4H Leader Speaks Out After His Dismissal, Files Civil Rights Complaint Nov 28, 2018 Listen Download
The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth and Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine Nov 21, 2018 Listen Download
The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth and Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine Nov 21, 2018 Listen Download
New Plan For Children's Mental Health Needs Funding Nov 20, 2018 Listen Download
Senator Ernst to Give Address at Commissioning of the USS Sioux City Nov 16, 2018 Listen Download
Churchill: Walking With Destiny Nov 15, 2018 Listen Download
A Look Back at Midterm Elections and Presidential Legacies Nov 6, 2018 Listen Download
New Podcast "Believed" Asks How Larry Nassar Got Away For So Long Nov 5, 2018 Listen Download
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is Calling Himself an "Under Dog." Here's Why. Nov 5, 2018 Listen Download
Reynolds and Hubbell in a Dead Heat Race for the Governorship Nov 2, 2018 Listen Download
Des Moines Rabbi Reflects on Iowa's Recorded Spike in Antisemitism in 2017 Nov 2, 2018 Listen Download
Hawkeye Poll: Hubbell Narrowly Leading Reynolds in Race for Governor Nov 2, 2018 Listen Download
Former FCC Commissioner and Iowan Discusses the "Columns of Democracy" Nov 2, 2018 Listen Download
What It's Like to Be Trans in Iowa In Today's Political Climate Nov 2, 2018 Listen Download
A Conversation with Iowa's 1st District Rep. Rod Blum Oct 30, 2018 Listen Download
NASA Historian Bill Barry Coming to Iowa Nov. 1st Oct 26, 2018 Listen Download
Senator Ben Sasse Reflects on US Involvement Abroad Oct 26, 2018 Listen Download
Don't Panic About Acute Flaccid Myelitis Oct 22, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa-based World Food Prize Honors Global Leaders in Child Nutrition Oct 19, 2018 Listen Download
ISU Study: Link Between Leadership and Psychopathy Weak Oct 19, 2018 Listen Download
New Book Explores President Reagan's Midwest Connection Oct 19, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa's 3rd Congressional District: 'The Ultimate Purple District' Oct 18, 2018 Listen Download
An Interview with Chris Peters: Iowa's 2nd District Republican Candidate Oct 16, 2018 Listen Download
Digging into Iowa's Down-Ballot Races Oct 16, 2018 Listen Download
An Interview with 2nd District Democratic Congressman Dave Loebsack Oct 15, 2018 Listen Download
An Interview with Mark Strauss: Iowa's 2nd District Libertarian Candidate Oct 15, 2018 Listen Download
Sixty Years of NASA: A Journey through Space and Time Oct 15, 2018 Listen Download
Pints and Politics: Midterm Elections and the Gubernatorial Race Oct 15, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Could J.D. Scholten Beat Steve King? Oct 12, 2018 Listen Download
You Can Run, But You Can't Hide: Location Services and Your Cell Phone Oct 12, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Law Professor: The Senate Should Not Confirm Kavanaugh Oct 11, 2018 Listen Download
Activist, Author Jeanne Bishop Shares Story of Sister's Murder and her own "Change of Heart" Oct 10, 2018 Listen Download
From India to Iowa, The Value of Palliative Care Oct 9, 2018 Listen Download
NPR's Danielle Kurtzleben on Enthusiasm, Gender Politics and Midterms Oct 4, 2018 Listen Download
Blood Testing for Drowsy Driving and Other Sleep News Oct 2, 2018 Listen Download
Storm Lake: A Chronicle of Change, Resilience and Hope from a Heartland Newspaper Oct 2, 2018 Listen Download
Newsbuzz: Debriefing on the Kavanaugh Hearing, Jake Porter on His Run for Governor Sep 28, 2018 Listen Download
Newsbuzz: Debriefing on the Kavanaugh Hearing, Jake Porter on His Run for Governor Sep 28, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: On the Eve of the Kavanaugh Hearing Sep 27, 2018 Listen Download
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth to Our Racial Divide Sep 25, 2018 Listen Download
White Rage: The Unspoken Truth to Our Racial Divide Sep 25, 2018 Listen Download
Outer Space, Plants, and Computer Vision Sep 25, 2018 Listen Download
Outer Space, Plants, and Computer Vision Sep 25, 2018 Listen Download
Pints and Politics: Sexual Harassment in the Public Sector Sep 24, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Iowans React to Handling of Kavanaugh Sexual-Assault Accusation Sep 20, 2018 Listen Download
NPR's Cokie Roberts Reflects on Civility and Looks Ahead to Midterms Sep 18, 2018 Listen Download
Midterms, a "Knife Fight" for Republicans, Senate Majority Says Sep 13, 2018 Listen Download
Athletes, Activism, and Endorsement Deals Sep 11, 2018 Listen Download
International Writing Program: "Common Ground" for Countries in Conflict Sep 7, 2018 Listen Download
International Writing Program: "Common Ground" for Countries in Conflict Sep 7, 2018 Listen Download
Des Moines Has an Affordable Housing Problem Sep 7, 2018 Listen Download
Proposed Changes to Sexual Misconduct Rules Could Affect College Students Nationwide Sep 7, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Partisan Conflict Start Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings Sep 6, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Partisan Conflict Start Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings Sep 6, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Grinnell Poll Says 43 Percent Would Not Reelect Trump Sep 6, 2018 Listen Download
Former USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack on Ongoing Ag Tariffs Sep 4, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Law Requires Mental Health Training for Educators Aug 31, 2018 Listen Download
What Happens When Public Education Funding Doesn’t Go to Public Schools? Aug 31, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa: Best Schools in the Nation? Aug 31, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Senator John McCain's Legacy Aug 29, 2018 Listen Download
Race, Policy, Gender: Politics in the Classroom Aug 29, 2018 Listen Download
Rollback of Obama-Era Pollution Rules Not Likely to Change Iowa Energy Sector Plans Aug 24, 2018 Listen Download
Political Divides Deepen in the Wake of Mollie Tibbetts' Death Aug 24, 2018 Listen Download
A Roundtable Look at Suicide Prevention Services at Iowa State Universities Aug 21, 2018 Listen Download
The First African-American Woman in Space Visits with 4H at the Iowa State Fair Aug 17, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Infrastructure Ranked Among Worst in the Country Aug 17, 2018 Listen Download
Inside the Push to Legalize Underground Needle Exchange Programs Aug 17, 2018 Listen Download
What Do Voter ID Laws Look Like In Other States? Aug 16, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Avenatti Comes to the State Fair Aug 15, 2018 Listen Download
Turning Fear into Power: Lessons from Former Navy SEAL Brandon Webb Aug 15, 2018 Listen Download
Rebuilding Across Iowa After July's Severe Storms Aug 13, 2018 Listen Download
Driving into Your Golden Years Aug 7, 2018 Listen Download
New Book Explores Resistance as an American Tradition Aug 7, 2018 Listen Download
It's Not Just You - Robocalls are on the Rise Aug 6, 2018 Listen Download
The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life and a Healthier Planet Aug 6, 2018 Listen Download
Manafort Trial and Collusion as a Crime Aug 3, 2018 Listen Download
Former Investigator: "If there are no buyers, there is no sex trafficking" Aug 3, 2018 Listen Download
The Ever Changing Role of Digital Media in Our Political System Aug 3, 2018 Listen Download
Democratic Secretary of State Nominee DeJear: Make Voting Accessible Aug 2, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa is the Only State Requiring a Gender Balance on County and State Boards. Has It Helped? Aug 2, 2018 Listen Download
Impressions from South Korea, Post-Summit Aug 1, 2018 Listen Download
A Heartbeat Away from the Presidency: U.S. Vice Presidents in Retrospect Jul 31, 2018 Listen Download
A Heartbeat Away from the Presidency: U.S. Vice Presidents in Retrospect Jul 31, 2018 Listen Download
State Epidemiologist Dr. Patricia Quinlisk Set to Retire Jul 27, 2018 Listen Download
Critics of Trump's Farm Aid say Markets Would be Better Jul 26, 2018 Listen Download
Louisiana Fisherman Talks Water Quality and Nutrient Reduction with Iowa Farmers Jul 24, 2018 Listen Download
Firework Safety in the Wake of Iowa's First Fireworks Death Jul 13, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: The Fight for the Supreme Court Jul 13, 2018 Listen Download
A Conversation with NPR's Ombudsman Jul 12, 2018 Listen Download
Civility in an Era of Intense Divisiveness Jul 10, 2018 Listen Download
Family Loses Home In Explosion After Flash Floods in Des Moines Jul 9, 2018 Listen Download
A Conversation with ISU President Wendy Wintersteen Jul 6, 2018 Listen Download
Democratic Socialism is Having a Moment: Will it be the Revolution Sen. Sanders Envisions? Jul 5, 2018 Listen Download
Author of "When Abortion was a Crime" Provides Insight Into Health Care Before Roe v. Wade Jul 5, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Writer's Workshop Graduate's New Novel Focuses on One of WWI's Most Horrific Battles Jul 3, 2018 Listen Download
Pints and Politics: Examining Iowa's Congressional Race Match-Ups Jul 3, 2018 Listen Download
SCOTUS Decisions Side with Conservative Arguments Jun 27, 2018 Listen Download
Packed Emergency Rooms Highlighting Mental Health Care Needs in Iowa Jun 25, 2018 Listen Download
More Than Just a Weed: The Push for Industrial Hemp in Iowa Jun 25, 2018 Listen Download
Who Is Included in "We the People?" The Answer has Always Been Complicated Jun 21, 2018 Listen Download
Family Separation on the Border Draws Criticism from all Corners Jun 20, 2018 Listen Download
Rep. Baltimore Letting Someone Else "Take up the Flag" Jun 20, 2018 Listen Download
Shrinking State Funding a 'Tax' on UNI Students Jun 18, 2018 Listen Download
Congressman Dave Loebsack Still Working on Legislation to Establish a National Flood Center Jun 15, 2018 Listen Download
When Someone Goes Missing: New Teams Help Find Abducted Children Faster Jun 15, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Handshakes and Smiles at the Singapore Summit Jun 14, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Lawmakers Discuss Fetal Heartbeat Law in Wake of Legal Challenge Jun 12, 2018 Listen Download
Sen. Charles Grassley Warns Against President Trump's Trade 'Brinkmanship' Jun 12, 2018 Listen Download
Clean Drinking Water Restored to Creston, Surrounding Area Jun 11, 2018 Listen Download
Miss Iowa Will End Swimsuit Portion of Competition Starting in 2019 Jun 8, 2018 Listen Download
Senator David Johnson Will Not Seek Re-election Jun 8, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa's Second Official Fireworks Season: Pay Attention to Local Laws Jun 7, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa's Second Official Fireworks Season: Pay Attention to Local Laws Jun 7, 2018 Listen Download
General Election Matchups Set Across Iowa, U.S. Jun 7, 2018 Listen Download
UIHC Offers Immunotherapy for Cancer Patients Jun 6, 2018 Listen Download
New Study Shows Iowa Farms Deposit more Nitrates into Rivers than Surrounding States Jun 5, 2018 Listen Download
Reason to Leave Fawns Alone: Iowa Wildlife Rehab Centers Won't Take Them Jun 5, 2018 Listen Download
Watch Your Mouth: Smart Speakers and Privacy Jun 1, 2018 Listen Download
Sports Betting in Iowa May 30, 2018 Listen Download
Iowan in Hawaii Describes Reality of Eruption May 25, 2018 Listen Download
News Buzz: IA Governor's Race Status After a Candidate Exits May 25, 2018 Listen Download
Loree Rackstraw and "Love As Always, Kurt: Vonnegut As I Knew Him" May 23, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: The President's FBI Spy Claims May 23, 2018 Listen Download
Bystrom's Career Bookended by Women's Political Surges May 21, 2018 Listen Download
Bystrom's Career Bookended by Women's Political Surges May 21, 2018 Listen Download
Farm Bill Fails, Rep. David Young Optimistic on a Future Bill May 18, 2018 Listen Download
Mt. Pleasant Daughter Talks About Her Dad's Arrest in Immigration Raid May 18, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Foreign Policy May 16, 2018 Listen Download
Recent Iowa Supreme Court Decisions May 16, 2018 Listen Download
Pints and Politics: North Korea, Iran, and Abortion Law May 14, 2018 Listen Download
The Future Is Now: Exploring Cutting Edge Tech at the Virtual Reality Applications Center May 11, 2018 Listen Download
On Sleeping Pills and Wakefulness Drugs May 10, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Trump Announces US to Pull Out of Iran Nuclear Deal May 9, 2018 Listen Download
Reporter's Roundtable: Recapping the 2018 Legislative Session May 7, 2018 Listen Download
Newsbuzz: A Fetal Heartbeat Bill and the Closing of the Institute of Public Affairs May 4, 2018 Listen Download
Public Radio on Tap - Storm Lake Edition May 1, 2018 Listen Download
Fifty Years of the Fair Housing Act Apr 27, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Dr. Ronny Jackson and What the Nomination Says About Trump's Leadership Apr 25, 2018 Listen Download
Like Family: Iowans Connect After a Motorcycle Crash and a Heart Transplant Apr 24, 2018 Listen Download
Statehouse Agendas Across the Midwest Apr 23, 2018 Listen Download
U.S. Supreme Court Cases Pending and Decided Apr 19, 2018 Listen Download
John Norris: 'We're Headed in the Wrong Direction' Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
John Norris: 'We're Headed in the Wrong Direction' Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Syria and North Korea Apr 18, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Paul Ryan To Retire, Mark Zuckerberg Testifies Before Congress Apr 17, 2018 Listen Download
Pints and Politics: Wrapping Up the 2018 Legislative Session Apr 13, 2018 Listen Download
The Saboteur: The Aristocrat Who Became France's Most Daring Anti-Nazi Commando Apr 13, 2018 Listen Download
Foxhoven Downplays Critical Ombudsman Report on Medicaid Apr 9, 2018 Listen Download
Top International Wrestlers Come to Iowa—Without Russia Apr 6, 2018 Listen Download
Top International Wrestlers Come to Iowa—Without Russia Apr 6, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: China Retaliates with Proposed Tariff on Soybeans Apr 4, 2018 Listen Download
News Buzz: Iowa Approves Medical Marijuana Dispensary Licenses Apr 3, 2018 Listen Download
Bottle Bill Debate Not Dead Yet at Statehouse Apr 2, 2018 Listen Download
Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It Mar 29, 2018 Listen Download
Memories of a Nuremberg Judge: Clarence E. Hamilton Mar 29, 2018 Listen Download
Legislative Day: Fetal Heartbeat Bill Mar 27, 2018 Listen Download
As Ames Lab Turns 70, Concerns About Budget Cuts Mar 27, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Students Join "March for Our Lives" to Protest Gun Violence Mar 23, 2018 Listen Download
Bassem Youseff on the Arab Spring, Using Comedy to "Tickle Giants" Mar 23, 2018 Listen Download
Meet an Iowan Fighting Wildfires Out West Mar 21, 2018 Listen Download
"Sanctuary Cities" Proposal at Statehouse Concerns Storm Lake Police Chief Mar 21, 2018 Listen Download
Remembering Gil Cranberg, Longtime Iowa Newspaper Editorialist Mar 16, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Rex Tillerson Fired, Trump Backs Off Gun Control Mar 15, 2018 Listen Download
The Evolving Role of America's First Ladies Mar 14, 2018 Listen Download
Iowa Statehouse Considers Proposal to Alleviate Mental Health Crisis Mar 12, 2018 Listen Download
News Buzz: Recapping the Week at the Statehouse, Ringsted Graduating Class of 1957 Beats the Odds Mar 9, 2018 Listen Download
Politics Day: Record Departures at the White House, and New Tariffs on Steel Mar 7, 2018 Listen Download

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