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Simons Retires

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Contest Touts New Record Corn Yield

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Spencer, IA: (Dec. 22, 2014) – A first-generation Georgia farmer has set a new world record for corn yield. The…

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Farm Service Agency Update

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Larry Stuckenbroker of the Jackson County, MN FSA office talks about upcoming deadlines, holiday office hours and ARC/PLC education meetings.

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Iowa Farmland Values Drop Nearly 9 Percent

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Spencer, IA: (Dec. 19, 2014) – The average price of Iowa farmland fell nearly 9 percent in the past year,…

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Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Schoning

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This week features Hanna Schoning of the Okoboji FFA Chapter in Milford.

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PEDv Update

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Dr. Lisa Becton of the National Pork Board gives an update on PEDv, what we have learned and where the fight now is against this virus.

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Palo Alto County Accident

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A Spencer man escapes injury in an icy road accident...

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I-90 Accident

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A Spirit Lake woman is injured in an accident in southeast Minnesota....

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Sanborn Vandalism

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Sanborn Police are investigating a vandalism incidents...

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Simons Retires

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The Buena Vista County Sheriff has retired...

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Sheldon Accident

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A Boyden woman was injured in a single vehicle accident...

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at some of today's big sports stories, on Monday, Dec. 22.

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Florida State QB Winston cleared in conduct hearing

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Star quarterback Jameis Winston has been cleared in a hearing looking into alleged sexual assault charges.

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Seahawks soar, take control of battle for NFC West

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Seattle thumped Arizona 35-6 to take control of the battle for the NFC West division crown.

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Packers, Steelers, Cowboys head to playoffs

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Defending Super Bowl champions Seattle also booked their place in the postseason.

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Boxing great Muhammad Ali hospitalized

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The boxing legend has been hospitalized with pneumonia.

News

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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Ex-officer not charged in fatal Milwaukee shooting

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A prosecutor says he won't file charges against a white former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man.

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Cuba’s famed cigars get a foot in door of U.S. market

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Cuban cigars are considered by many as the best in the world.

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Obama: Sony hack not an act of war

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President Barack Obama says the massive hacking was not an act of war but instead was cyber-vandalism.

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One-man band entertains Seattle airport passengers

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This guy will brighten the day of even the most beleaguered traveler.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Dr. Evil’ on the Sony hack

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Mike Myers interrupts "Saturday Night Live" to address North Korea and Sony Pictures directly about the hack.

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Survey: U.S. gas prices fall 25 cents per gallon

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The average price nationwide has dropped to $2.47 a gallon.

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