youth http://iowapublicradio.org en The Future of Football http://iowapublicradio.org/post/future-football <p>It’s football season and as Iowans stream into bleachers to cheer on high school football teams concerns about head trauma at the highest level of the game is filtering down to youth levels.<br> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 19:32:20 +0000 Katherine Perkins & Ben Kieffer 28856 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Future of Football News Buzz: Supreme Court, Toledo, Tapeworms, Iowa Football http://iowapublicradio.org/post/news-buzz-supreme-court-toledo-tapeworms-iowa-football <p>Join host Ben Kieffer for this edition of River to River that quickly moves through a variety of news stories of note: implications of an Iowa Supreme Court decision, a possible new Department of Transportation&nbsp;app to prevent texting-and-driving, a tapeworm diet, Iowa college football, and more.</p><p></p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 19:10:43 +0000 Ben Kieffer, Sarah Boden & Ben Stanton 27756 at http://iowapublicradio.org News Buzz: Supreme Court, Toledo, Tapeworms, Iowa Football Young Voters and 2012 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/young-voters-and-2012 <p>In 2008 more voters UNDER the age of 35 participated in the election than voters OVER the age of 65. And voters under 30 overwhelmingly supported Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama. But, a lot can happen in four years. Host Ben Kieffer talks with young voters about who they’re supporting in 2012 and the issues important to them.&nbsp; Guests include Scott Keeter, Director of Survey Research for the Pew Research Center, Steffen Schmidt, University Professor of Political Science at Iowa State University, and Heather Smith, President of Rock the Vote.</p> Fri, 13 Apr 2012 18:33:18 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Emily Woodbury 141 at http://iowapublicradio.org