Local

Area Teams Move In Poll

Area Teams Move In Poll

This week’s Associated Press college basketball poll produced promotions for Iowa State, Iowa and Creighton.

Iowa State climbed to the number eight slot before Monday night’s loss to Kansas. Iowa, coming off an upset of Ohio State, is now #14.

Creighton joins the top 25 poll this week at #20.

Recent Headlines

in National

Juror questioning to resume in Boston Marathon bombing trial

Fresh
bostonbombing

Many prospective jurors said they could not be impartial because they already believe Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty.

in National

U.S. pediatricians oppose legal pot

Fresh
marijuana

Despite some states allowing recreational and medical use of marijuana, pediatricians say the substance should remain – for the most part – illegal.

in Agriculture

RMA Official Says APH Yield Exclusion A Big Change

Fresh
DSC_0002

The new farm bill provide some new crop insurance options that will benefit farmers. Mike Alston is Associate Administrator with…

in Agriculture

South Dakota Senator Wants WOTUS Withdrawn

Fresh
rounds

Next month, Congress will be taking a look at a proposed rule by EPA that many lawmakers oppose. The February…

in Local

Thune: Climate Change Cures Worse Than Problems

Fresh
John Thune

During his State of the Union speech, President Obama pointed to climate change as the “greatest threat to the future,” due to increasing temperatures and sea levels.