A mobster comes out of witness protection, an Iowa mobile home park more than doubles rent, a lying cop ruins a man’s life

This week in local journalism

March 29, 2019

Your local headline roundup is a little short this week as your editor has been trying to take a little time off for basketball and birthdays. I wanted to make you knew I’m still reading and loving all the great stuff coming out of local.

Here’s a small sampling, and I promise to be back to full strength next week, so send great features, strong investigations and other compelling journalism to ballen@poynter.org. I’ll see you on the other side of the Sweet Sixteen.

This week’s roundup: