Media Gadfly

For 420 yesterday, Ames and Iowa State University police joined in on what’s become an annual tradition for departments around the country: taking to...

Nearly two weeks after Secretary of State Paul Pate announced his proposal on Jan. 5 to finally bring voter ID to Iowa with a...

KCCI isn’t exactly a paragon of journalism ethics, but the central Iowa TV news station took things a step further than usual last weekend...

Shane Goodman, owner and publisher of Des Moines alternative weekly Cityview, announced last Wednesday that his newspaper would no longer run each week and...

Last December, the media world was abuzz with speculation about who was behind the mysterious News + Media Capital Group LLC after an announcement...