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South Dakota Blizzard Fund Surpasses Goal

More than $3 million collected.

Australia Endures Heat/Drought

Temperatures average 4 degrees above normal.

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Cold Stress on Cattle

Beth Doran, ISU Extension Beef Field Specialist, talks about ways to care for cattle in extreme cold.

4-H Foundation Galas

Kris Fish Kuhlmann is the Exec. Dir. of the Iowa 4-H Foundation and tells more about the Gala fundraisers later this winter.

Soil Moisture Low

ISU Extension Agronomist Paul Kassel talks about how the spotty rain this fall is setting up for a dry start to spring and what it means to planting crops.

Monitor Grain Bins During Winter

Regular checks will help avoid grain spoilage.

PEDv Update

Dr. Howard Hill of the NPPC tells the latest findings on this deadly virus in baby pigs.

Hog Inventory Down From Year Ago

Analysts scour USDA numbers for implications of PED virus.

Livestock Price Outlook

Dr. Lee Schulz of Iowa State University Extension gives his outlook of the current livestock markets.

Russia’s Ban On Ractopamine Costs U.S. $5 Billion Or More

Spencer, IA: (Dec. 30, 2013) – Russia’s ban on imports of meat products from the United States has cost between…

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Storm Lake Abuser Arrested

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A Storm Lake man is charged with multiple abuse related felonies...

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Storm Lake Suspicious Arrest

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A Nebraska man is arrested after suspicious activity...

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Spencer Hospital Ebola Preparedness

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Staff has convened and been educated on what to do in the case of ebola showing up locally...

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NWICC Pickup Parade World Record Attempt


Northwest Iowa Community College will attempt to break the world record for having the largest number of pickup trucks in a parade...