Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Iowa. Questions about coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Des Moines Bureau at 515-243-3281 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Iowa News Editor Scott McFetridge also can be reached at 515-243-3281 or email@example.com.
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WATERLOO HOMICIDE-MOTHER — Waterloo police say the victim of a fatal shooting was the mother of a man whose body was found in an alley only months ago. UPCOMING: 250 words.
DEADLY SIOUX CITY BLAZE — A prosecutor has asked a judge for a psychological examination of a man accused of setting a fatal Sioux City fire.
TRACTOR ACCIDENT-CASS COUNTY — Authorities say an Iowa man died in an accident involving a tractor in eastern Nebraska.
IOWA FARMLAND VALUES — A new survey report says the Iowa farmland average values have dropped 1.7 percent in the past six months.
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