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EPA Pulls Registration for New Herbicide

Spencer, IA: (Nov 25, 2015) – The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is pulling the registration for Dow AgriSciences’ Enlist Duo…


Beef Stew Warms Living History Farms Race Runners

URBANDALE, IA: (Nov 25, 2015) – Thousands of runners braved the cold temperatures and snow for the 37th annual Living…

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American Farm Bureau’s Stallman Talks About Trade and Other Ag Issues

Spencer, IA: (Nov 24, 2015) – Today’s interview is with Bob Stallman, president of the American Farm Bureau Federation. He…


ISA’s Wolf Receives Recognition for Environmental Efforts

Spencer, IA: (Nov 24, 2015) – The Iowa Soybean Association’s (ISA) Roger Wolf was recognized last week for his ongoing…


Cold Storage Reports Shows Lots of Meat in Storage

Spencer, IA: (Nov 24, 2015) – Monday’s Cold Storage Report sent shivers down the backs of livestock futures traders. Bottom…


Iowa Egg Production Improves But Remains Below Last Year

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa egg farms are gradually recovering from the bird flu that destroyed 25 million of…

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Regulators Pause Review of $2B Line to Ship Iowa Wind Energy

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Regulators are suspending review of a proposed 500-mile, $2 billion transmission line that would take…

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Cherokee, Iowa Man Leads National Pork Board

Spencer, IA: (Nov 19, 2015) – Cherokee, Iowa pork producer Derrick Sleezer is nearing the halfway point in his term…

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EPA Counselor Talks About Water Issues

Spencer, Iowa: (Nov 19, 2015) – Ron Carleton, Ag Policy Counselor to EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, talks about the controversial…

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Iowan Named New National FFA Officer

Abrah Meyer is a past Iowa State Fair Queen and Iowa FFA President from the Wapsie Valley FFA Chapter.  She…

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Sibley Drug Arrest


A Sibley man is jailed on drug charges, after a traffic stop.

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Shayla Bee Latest Additions

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Spencer, IA ( KICD) — More additions to the Shayla Bee family have been announced. The Shayla Bee foundation was…

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Three Sentenced for Bank Fraud


Three man have been sentenced for their roles in a scheme to defraud the Iowa Trust and Savings Bank in Emmetsburg...

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Burglars Caught In The Act

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Three men were arrested after being caught in the act of a burglary...

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Candlelight Service of Remembrance Set For Monday


The annual Service of Remembrance starts at 6:30 Monday evening at First Congregational Church in Spencer.