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Poll Finds Ag Lenders Helping Producers Restructure Debt

A new poll of senior leaders from Midwest Farm Credit lenders shows commodity prices as the greatest challenge facing their customers. Farm Credit lenders are responding to this by providing services ... Read More

Illegal Blighting Lawsuit Filed by Fremont Citizens in Costco Poultry Plant Fight

Three members of the citizens group Nebraska Communities United (NCU) filed a lawsuit yesterday in the Nebraska District Court of the 6th Judicial District against the City of Fremont on the illegal blighting of farmland to provide Tax Incentive Fi... Read More

(Audio) Critical Blood Shortage - Red Cross To Be In West Point

(click on news/podcast tab above to hear interview with Red Cross) While thousands of people from across the country responded to the emergency request for blood and platelet donations issued by the American Red Cross in early July, a critical blo... Read More

A Second RAGBRAI Biker From Florida Injured

Police have charged a pickup truck driver with hitting and seriously injuring a Florida bicyclist who was camping after riding in Iowa. The Des Moines Register reports 55-year-old Danny Cardin, of Homer, Louisiana, was charged with serious injury ... Read More

House Explosion In Benson Leaves One Woman Dead

One person died and at least two others were injured when an explosion leveled a house in Omaha. The blast was reported in north-central Omaha around 12:15 p.m. Monday near 65th and Sprague streets. Fire Battalion Chief Tim McCaw says paramedic... Read More

Storm Chasers fall on road

The Omaha Storm Chasers dropped three of four at Nashville, losing Monday night's series finale 12-5. The Sounds scored 5 runs in each the 4th and 5th innings to hand the Storm Chasers their second straight loss and fourth defeat in last five game... Read More

(Video) Day One Of Big Ten Media Days Report

Big Ten Football Media Days got underway on Monday. in Chicago.  The Rural Radio Network's Jayson Jorgensen has this report. https://youtu.be/fjS3FUAc5Ko...... Read More

Kaine's Ag Resume Voted for 2014 Farm Bill, Opposes TPP, Supports Conservation

OMAHA (DTN) -- Though U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack would have been considered a homerun for agriculture as Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's running mate, Sen. Tim Kaine's, D-Va., resume suggests a mixed bag for farmers and ... Read More

Iowa State To Participate In Women's Basketball Challenge

AMES, Iowa - The Big 12 and Southeastern conferences have announced the 2016 schedule of their Women's Basketball Challenge. Every team from the Big 12 will participate, while 10 teams from the SEC will take part in 2016. The format features five ... Read More

Beathard, King Named to B1G’s Preseason Honors List

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- University of Iowa senior quarterback C.J. Beathard and senior defensive back Desmond King have been named to the sixth annual Big Ten Conference football preseason honors list. The announcement was made by the Big Ten Conference o... Read More

Briar Cliff Men’s Volleyball Signs Jenca

Briar Cliff men's volleyball head coach Trevor Schirman has announced the signing of Nicholas Jenca to his 2016-17 Charger recruiting class. Jenca, a native of Bolingbrook, Illinois, is a graduate of Plainfield East High School where he competed in v... Read More