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...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota... Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon Vermillion River Near Vermillion James River At Huron James River Near Forestburg ...Read More.
Effective: March 25, 2019 at 8:50amExpires: March 26, 2019 at 12:49pmTarget Area: Davison; Hanson

Flood Warning
...the Flood Warning Continues For The Following Rivers In South Dakota... Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon Vermillion River Near Vermillion James River At Huron James River Near Forestburg ...Read More.
Effective: March 25, 2019 at 8:50amExpires: March 30, 2019 at 4:00amTarget Area: Davison

FFA, 4-H members could save more money through new legislation

A bill introduced in the U.S. House aims to provide an economic boost to youth 21 and younger who earn money through their agriculture related FFA or 4-H projects. Jennifer Sirangelo, President of the National 4-H Council tells Brownfield this would help young people who have projects outside of production agriculture as well. “We know …

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PEDv discovered at Oklahoma livestock show

The porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv) has been discovered at a junior livestock show in Oklahoma. Roy Lee Lindsey, director of the Oklahoma Pork Council, says pigs at the Oklahoma Youth Expo started getting sick earlier this week. “We asked a veterinarian to walk through the barn and see what they thought, and our vets …

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Milk production up slightly in February

A dairy markets expert says milk production climbed again, even with fewer cows. Mark Stephenson with the University of Wisconsin’s Dairy Profitability Center says, “We did have milk production in the latest report that actually ticked up a little bit. We’re still under a 1% increase, but it was up from the last two months. …

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Corn up on export sale to China

Soybeans were lower on profit taking and technical selling. Soybeans continue to wait for the upcoming talks with China after another week of conflicting signals from both sides. Cabinet-level trade meetings are scheduled for next week. Chinese purchases of U.S. soybeans have improved but haven’t come anywhere close to the rumored amounts, and possible soybean …

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Cold, wet weather a challenge for cattleman

Livestock producers have put in extra hours to keep cattle healthy through tough weather. Vince Buck in Central Missouri has been calving since January and has been especially watchful. “If you’re not there when they hit the ground in the cold weather they’re pretty much done,” Buck told Brownfield Ag News. “We’ve spent more time …

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Former New York City police officer indicted with tampering a crime scene after he shot a man: Sources

iStock/Graffizone(NEW YORK) —  A former New York City police officer was indicted for attempting to cover up a crime scene after shooting a man in the face, multiple sources confirmed to ABC News. Ritchard Blake turned himself in to the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office on Friday and is expected to get arraigned on two counts …

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US Customs and Border Protection detain 9-year-old US citizen for 32 hours without her parents at border

Mario Tama/Getty Images(SAN YSIDRO, Calif) — Federal officials at the Mexico border detained a 9-year-old U.S. citizen for 32 hours without her parents in order “to perform due diligence in confirming her identity and citizenship,” according to a statement released Friday by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The girl’s mother told NBC San Diego …

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Man exonerated over wrongful rape conviction after 36 years in prison

WBRZ(NEW ORLEANS) — Three people testified that he was asleep at home when the rape occurred. The fingerprints at the scene were not a match. He is several inches shorter than the sole witness’s description of the suspect and the witness didn’t point to him as the suspect in two photo line ups. But he …

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Health food store employee allegedly taunted Jewish coworker about being in ‘gas chamber’: Police

Google Maps Street View(KINGSTON, N.Y.) —  A former employee of Kingston, New York, a family-owned health food store was arrested on Friday for repeatedly harassing a Jewish co-worker, including an incident where he allegedly shut off the lights and told her “You’re in the gas chamber.” William Sullivan was working in the produce department of …

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Former New York City police officer indicted with tampering a crime scene after he shot a man: Sources

iStock/Graffizone(NEW YORK) —  A former New York City police officer was indicted for attempting to cover up a crime scene after shooting a man in the face, multiple sources confirmed to ABC News. Ritchard Blake turned himself in to the Brooklyn District Attorney’s Office on Friday and is expected to get arraigned on two counts …

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‘Horrible attack’: Catholic priest stabbed during live-streamed church service in Canada as stunned parishioners look on

iStock/Mauro_Repossini(MONTREAL) — A Catholic priest was stabbed while celebrating Mass in Montreal Friday morning as stunned parishioners looked on, according to officials and video footage. The horrifying incident, which authorities said was not terror-related, unfolded just before 9 a.m. at the historic St. Joseph’s Oratory, leaving Father Claude Grou, 77, with lacerations to his upper …

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ISIS 100 percent eliminated in Syria, White House claims

iStock/Diy13(WASHINGTON) — The territorial ISIS caliphate in Syria has now been 100 percent eliminated, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders announced on Friday. President Donald Trump has, on numerous occasions before now, announced ISIS’ defeat, but this time it would appeared the claim had the full backing of the White House and Pentagon. Sanders, speaking …

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Teen arrested over ‘ethnic cleansing’ threat that closed Charlottesville schools for 2 days

ogolne/iStock(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) — A 17-year-old male was arrested over race-based threats against the Charlottesville school system, local police say. The Virginia city’s public schools were closed for two days — Thursday and Friday — in light of the threats that were made online.  Charlottesville police announced Friday they had arrested a juvenile in connection to …

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Farmers on edge about spring planting

Franklin tested their planter on high ground in preparation for dryer planting conditions. Wet weather has farmers on edge about spring planting. “It’s not dire yet, but boy, there is some head scratching going on.” Ken Franklin farms corn, beans and wheat in Taylorville, Illinois. He tells Brownfield he posted a photo on Twitter of …

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DC Must Step Up on Flood Disaster Aid Now

Widespread historic flooding across Midwest can’t be dismissed by Washington, DC, lawmakers as a “seasonal thing” or a one-off event.  It will have dramatic negative impact across the agriculture supply chain, from forcing some producers out of business to keeping other farmers from spring planting, to drastically cutting the cattle supply to springboarding feed prices …

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Iowa’s governor requests expedited disaster declaration

Hamburg, Iowa (photo courtesy IPTV) Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds has asked President Trump to grant an expedited Major Disaster Declaration for 57 counties that have been impacted by recent flooding along the Missouri River and other parts of the state. In her request, Reynolds also indicated that the state will need federal recovery assistance in …

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Extensive damage to flooded farmland in eastern Nebraska

An Extension agronomist in Nebraska says flood damage to farmland in his area is extensive. Nathan Mueller covers Dodge and Washington counties in east-central Nebraska. “Dodge and Washington are heavy in terms of acres in flood plains,” Mueller says. “For example, just in Dodge County, that’s about 176-thousand acres. Over half the acres have some …

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Flood Warning issued March 22 at 10:34AM MDT until further notice by NWS

…The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Minnesota… Pipestone Creek at Pipestone …The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota…Iowa…Minnesota… Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon

Flood Warning issued March 22 at 10:34AM MDT until March 30 at 2:00AM MDT by NWS

…The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Minnesota… Pipestone Creek at Pipestone …The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South Dakota…Iowa…Minnesota… Firesteel Creek Near Mount Vernon

Amid wait for Ethiopian Airlines crash data, carrier asks Boeing to cancel MAX 8 order

the_guitar_mann/iStock(NEW YORK) — In the latest blow to the world’s biggest commercial airline manufacturer, a flagship carrier in Indonesia is asking Boeing if it can cancel a nearly $5 billion order of 737 MAX 8 planes because of lack of consumer trust in the jetliner. Garuda Indonesia, the nation’s government-backed airline, ordered nearly 50 Boeing …

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