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More NW Iowa Farms Probable For Bird Flu

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — State agriculture officials say the deadly bird flu virus is suspected on two more Iowa…


Northwest Iowa Subsoil Moisture Pretty Good

Spencer, IA: (Apr 28, 2015) – Iowa State University Extension has completed the spring survey of subsoil moisture in northwest…

Egg layers

Avian Influenza Suspected At 5 More Northwest Iowa Sites

Spencer, IA: (Apr 28, 2015) – The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS) is responding to five probable…

Michael Tupper

Focus On Youth In Agriculture-Tupper

This week features the new Iowa FFA Association President Michael Tupper of New Hampton.


Regional “Moms” Announced By Monsanto

Spencer, IA: (Apr 24, 2015) – Monsanto Fund has announced its 2015 class of regional winners in its America’s Farmers…


Dayton Declares State Of Emergency Over Bird Flu

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency over a bird flu outbreak…


Bird Flu Confirmed At Sac County Turkey Farm

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Department of Agriculture says a turkey farm in Sac County has become the…

FFA Alumni

Iowa FFA Alumni: Who They Are, How You Can Join

Zach Classen of West Bend is the President of the Iowa FFA Alumni and tells us more about the group, their goals and how you can help.


Warm Weather Needed To Kill Bird Flu Virus

Spencer, IA: (Apr 23, 2015) – State & federal officials are hoping for a little warm weather to combat the…


Bird Flu Hits 13 More Minnesota Turkey Farms

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The number of Minnesota farms hit by bird flu outbreaks has taken a big jump — 13…

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Highway 71 Accident

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Two people were injured in a two vehicle accident on Highway 71.

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Iowa Lakes Health Conference Set for June


The 11th Annual Lakes Health Conference is coming up next month.

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North Grand Improvement Project

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The latest project for North Grand is underway.

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Egg Prices Jump


The price of eggs used by food manufacturers has more than tripled in recent weeks.

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Clay County Attorney’s Office Positions Filled


The Clay County Attorney's Office is filled once again.