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Plymouth County, Iowa fair in full swing

The Plymouth, Iowa County Fair is underway. The LeMars Daily Sentinel reports Midway rides open at 1:00 p.m. on Friday. Other notable Friday happenings are an Antique Tractor Parade at 5:30 p.m. fo... Read More

(Audio) Family Raises Money Online to Save Their Farm

Kyle and Leah Broshears of Seymour, IN both grew up on small farms. When the couple decided that they wanted to raise their two children the same way, they knew it might be challenging. What the two face, is more than they ever anticipated. In 20... Read More

Ag Groups Calling for Delay in Ozone Regs

A number of agriculture interest groups are among 269 organizations that asked President Barack Obama Wednesday to stop the release of more stringent national ambient air quality standards by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, set for release ... Read More

Red Oak man accused of assaulting daughter faces another charge

A 27-year old Red Oak, Iowa man who is in jail for allegedly assaulting his daughter is now charged with felony sexual abuse. The Red Oak Express reports Kristopher Davies was charged with second degree sexual abuse last week. Davies allegedly ... Read More

Ford F-150 gets mixed crash test results

Ford's aluminum-sided F-150 pickup saw mixed results in new crash tests. The four-door Super Crew version of the 2015 F-150 got top ratings in all five crash tests performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. For now, it is the only fu... Read More

Man jailed on suspicion of assault

A 56-year old man was jailed after allegedly beating another man with a shower rod. KTIV reports Fernando Guardado-Vazquez faces felony assault charges. Guardado-Vazquez was placed in Madison County Jail....... Read More

Two Husker Players make Watch list

Nebraska junior defensive tackle Maliek Collins and sophomore receiver/punt returner De’Mornay Pierson-El are among 11 Big Ten players named to the conference’s preseason Players to Watch list Thursday morning.  A media panel voted for the top f... Read More

New Pipeline Infrastructure Key to Rail Backlog, Helping America's Farmers

WASHINGTON, July 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Expanding America's pipeline infrastructure would relieve the nation's overburdened freight rail network and improve service for farmers nationwide, according to a new study from the American Farm ... Read More

Belgian farmers protest prices paid for milk, other produce

Belgian farmers are blocking roads and entrances to grocery store distribution centers to protest what they say are unfairly low prices for milk, pork and other products. In one action, scores of tractors drove Thursday morning on the E40 highway... Read More

Gophers Look To Keep Improving

Minnesota looks to keep its program headed in the right direction this fall after going 8-5 last year as the Gophers earned a bid to the Citrus Bowl. Head Coach Jerry Kill has seen steady improvement in his four years in the Twin Cities. Last year th... Read More