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Tyson to Close Denison, Iowa Beef Plant

Denison, Ia — Up to 400 workers will be impacted by the announcement today by Tyson Foods Inc. to halt…

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Grants Now Available to Iowa Retailers for E15 Infrastructure Upgrades

JOHNSTON, IOWA (Aug 13, 2015) – Iowa fuel retailers wishing to offer E15 to 2001 and newer vehicles now have…

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Pocahontas Man Elected to Iowa Soybean Association Board

ANKENY, IOWA (Aug 13, 2015) — Six soybean farmers have been newly elected to serve as Iowa Soybean Association directors.…

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Antique Tractor Pull in West Bend This Saturday

Wyan Metzger of the Hawkeye FFA Alumni tells more about the fundraiser this Saturday in West Bend.


Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Anderson

Suzy Anderson of the Estherville-Lincoln Central FFA Chapter is featured this week.

Entry Deadline Approaching for Farm Gadget Show at 2015 Clay County Fair

Spencer, Iowa; (Aug 11, 2015) – The 2015 Clay County Fair is excited to host a Farm Gadget Show for…

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Minnesota Researchers Test Flowering Plants as Food for Bees

MORRIS, Minn. (Aug 10, 2015) (AP) — Researchers from the U.S. Department of Agriculture are testing about a dozen flowering…

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Women Land & Legacy Topic is Farm Leasing

Spencer, IA: (Aug 10, 2015) – Farm Leasing is the topic of an upcoming meeting of Women, Land and Legacy.…

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Big Crowds Visit Albert City Treshermen & Collectors Show

Albert City, IA: (Aug 10, 2015) – The Albert City Threshermen and Collectors Show hosted big crowds this past weekend.…

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Iowa Cropland Value Declines 6 Percent from Year Ago

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) (Aug 07, 2015) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Iowa cropland value dropped the sharpest…

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Primghar Man Arrested

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A Primghar man is arrested after a traffic stop.

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UPDATE Fatal Accident Near Sheldon


A Granville man was killed in a single vehicle crash south of Sheldon on Thursday afternoon.

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Martin County Prostitution Charges

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5 suspects, including a Jackson man are charged in a prostitution investigation.

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Veteran’s Memorial Objection


A group says a veterans memorial in a Knoxville city park amounts to a government endorsement of Christianity.

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Former Remsen-Union Teacher Accused


A former northwest Iowa school teacher is accused of being involved in a sexual relationship with a teenage student.