Thursday Mar 13
Heller Helps Compromise to Restore Benefits for Long-Term Unemployed
"These past few months have been extremely difficult for thousands of Nevadans who have been unsure of how to pay the bills or feed their families.
The Des Moines Register
Grassley to star at 5k race fundraiser for Story County veterans
Republican U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley will be the star attraction of a 5K run next month to benefit the Story County Freedom Flight, county GOP officials said today.
The Fairfield Ledger
Supervisors vote 2-1 to support gas tax hike
The Jefferson County Board of Supervisors approved on a 2-1 vote to support a resolution to the state Legislature for a 10-cent per gallon increase in fuel taxes.
POET-DSM says Iowa cellulosic ethanol plant running by June
An Iowa ethanol plant that will be one of the first producers of biofuels made from crop waste will be operating by June, a general manager of the plant said in an interview on Tuesday.
Las Vegas Review Journal
Affinity Gaming CEO David Ross leaving company in July
Ross, 49, has headed Affinity since the Las Vegas-based company was founded in December 2010 following the bankruptcy reorganization of Herbst Gaming.