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Retired teacher Colling becomes fourth Sioux City School Board candidate

SIOUX CITY | Retired teacher Ron Colling has entered the Sioux City ... challenging time in delivering services to students during a tight budget period ahead in Iowa. "It appears that the district will face several years of little budget growth. More Info...

Winnebago man stabbed to death in Sioux City, police say

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - Iowa authorities say a Winnebago man has been stabbed to death in Sioux City. The attack occurred late Sunday afternoon. Police say 36-year-old Vincent Walker was confronted and then assaulted by several people. Police say he was ... More Info...

Iowa Law Requires Trial Evidence Kept After Convictions

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa state law requires all evidence that's been filed in court and used in cases be kept by court clerks well after convictions in case of appeals or if new technology emerges that could test evidence in a new way. The Sioux City ... More Info...

PHOTOS: RAGBRAI XLV - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

Riders on the Des Moines Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa headed out early from Spencer to Algona on Monday. The ride began Sunday in Orange City and ended the day in Spencer. See the route here: https://ragbrai.com/routemaps/2017-route ... More Info...

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City Voted As One Of The Top 10 Best Casinos In T

SIOUX CITY, Iowa - July 21, 2017 // PRNewswire // - USA Today announced the winners of the 10 Best Readers' Choice travel awards today and Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City was voted as one of the top 10 Best U.S. Casinos. "We are beyond excited to ... More Info...

Nebraska man stabbed to death in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) A Nebraska man has been stabbed to death in Sioux City. Sioux City Police said the attack occurred late Sunday afternoon when 36-year-old Vincent Walker was confronted and then assaulted by several people. Police said he was taken to ... More Info...

Sioux City police search for fatal stabbing suspect

SIOUX CITY, Iowa - There has been a deadly stabbing in Sioux City and police need help finding the alleged killer. That stabbing took place late Sunday afternoon, in front of a home at, 22nd and Pierce streets in Sioux City. Police identified the victim as ... More Info...

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Truck In Texas Immigrant-Smuggling Attempt Registered In Iowa

The truck had an Iowa license plate. According to the Associated Press ... However, the company did release a statement to the CBS affiliate in Sioux City (KMEG-TV). Pyle Transportation says they're conducting their own investigation and had no further ... More Info...


Used Machinery Showing Strength Despite Rural Economy Slump

The rural economy hasn’t been too strong, but used equipment prices have been holding their own. More Info...

Last Chance to Join Ken Ferrie at Corn College

It's not too late to head to Heyworth, Ill. to experience hands-on, cutting-edge events that will increase your success for years to come. These events are led by Farm Journal experts, including Farm Journal Field Agronomist Ken Ferrie. This two-day event starts tomorrow, July 25 [...] More Info...

Soybean World Production Trends

The world’s soybean crop has grown by leaps and bounds since 1990, growing 231%. And “the U.S. and Brazil are in a neck-and-neck competition for the top spot,” according to ag economist David Widmar, writing for the Agricultural Economic Insights blog. More Info...

U.S. Corn Yield and Carryout are Not Reduced One-to-One

It seems likely that U.S. corn yield will fall below the government forecast of 170.7 bushels per acre, and even though a smaller harvest would shrink the burdensome carryout, the effect may be lighter than one might expect. More Info...

Drought Takes Toll on Crops Across Northern Plains

A punishing drought that stretches across much of the U.S. Northern Plains could cause farmers to lose 64 million bushels of wheat production this year, according to federal officials. More Info...

Nematodes Are Everywhere, Including in Corn

Nematodes are a problem that’s more widespread than you might think. Every type of crop — including corn — has at least one type of parasitic nematode species. While a management practice like crop rotation can help, because certain species can feed on multiple crops, it alone doe [...] More Info...

Changes to Canadian Supply Management Not Going to Happen

With NAFTA 2.0 ready to begin negotiations, it’s not likely that Canada will soften its borders. And any big changes will have to make it through Congress, first.     More Info...

Dicamba Debate: Is It Drift or Volatility?

Strolling through shin-high soybeans, Ed Vitko has a refreshing view this summer. He planted 1,200 acres of dicamba-tolerant soybeans, and after spraying the new formulation of dicamba herbicide over the top of the soybeans this summer, he says the field is weed-free for the first time in years.&nb [...] More Info...

South Dakota Ranch Kid Turns NASA Rocket Scientist

NASA rocket scientist who grew up on rural South Dakota ranch doesn't pass up opportunities. More Info...

EU Move to Cheese Could Drop Class III Prices

EU processors are moving to cheese as greatest opportunity for profitable returns.  More Info...

Hilmar Cheese To End rBST

Says "consumer confusion" and absence-claim marketing led to decision.    More Info...

Criticism for Row Crop Farmers

Keith Larochelle has a criticism for row crop farmers. More Info...

California Quota Vote Will Not be a Slam Dunk

Passing a stand-alone quota program that would work in conjunction with the newly proposed Federal Milk Marketing Order in California is by no means certain More Info...

Property Rights and the DAPL

Farmers in Iowa are fighting a legal battle to prevent the notorious Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) from crossing their land. While the eminent domain issue has been a perennial subject of controversy, the latest skirmishes should concern landowners. More Info...

Accelerating Innovation for a More Sustainable Future

Over the past decade, Field to Market has published our National Indicators Report to track the progress of US agriculture in advancing sustainability. The most recent edition finds positive environmental trendlines for ten major row crops while highlighting key opportunities for accelerating impro [...] More Info...

Needed Rains Fuel Selling Attitude

Grain markets are reacting to the weekend rains and cooler than expected temps. The outside markets are quiet ahead of a busy economic news week. More Info...

Farm Financial Standards Week

This week is the annual Farm Financial Standards Council annual meeting. I update you on my travel plans for the wheat and provide some views on crop conditions around the country. More Info...

Wabash Valley Family Farm Provides Corn for Corn Chips

It's quite possible that shoppers buying corn chips can trace those chips back to Vigo County, Ind. More Info...

Application Period Starts Wednesday for Louisiana Farm Flood Grants

Louisiana farmers who lost at least $10,000 because of last year's floods can get federal grants to cover up to $100,000 in such losses, and the application period begins Wednesday. More Info...

Finance, Farming Are Focus of U.K.-U.S. Trade Talks, Fox Says

Trade chief says deal could add $52 billion in U.K. trade. More Info...

Iowa Officials Hope Pork Plant will Keep Town Vibrant

Eagle Grove City Administrator George McGuire said the planned Prestage hog processing plant in Wright County, Iowa is an example of how an industry can breathe new life into rural areas. More Info...

820-pound Hog Shot in Alabama May Have Fled Neighbor's Pen

An 820-pound (372-kilogram) hog that an Alabama man shot and killed in his front yard may have escaped from a pen on a nearby farm, according to the man's hog-raising neighbor. More Info...

Estate Auction For John Deere Salesman Features Beautiful John Deere Tractors

Don Johnson was a longtime salesman at Ernie Williams LTD John Deere dealership in Algona, IA. Johnson's farm estate auction this past Wednesday (July 18, 2017) featured his beautiful line of John Deere tractors, new and old More Info...

Chipotle Customer Illnesses Prove to Be Lawsuit Magnet

Company beat 2016 investor suit in March only to be sued anew. More Info...

"Some Assembly Required"

Over the years, the most dreaded words I hear are "some assembly required". This can also apply to tax planning. Make sure to do all of the steps and you will end up with a good plan. More Info...

Commodity Traders Face Travel and Entertainment Cuts, Bunge Says

All areas are being targeted in ‘game-changer’ plan, CEO says. More Info...

Gulke: Here's What Could Stop the Drought Rally

The current heat wave that’s descended on key grain production areas in the Great Plains and Midwest may not be over yet – but is the related ‘drought rally’ about to wrap up? Jerry Gulke, president of the Gulke Group, thinks that’s certainly a possibili [...] More Info...

Driven by Dollars to Non-GMO Crops

Symphony of non-GMOs, biotech and covers helps Arkansas farmer turn a profit  More Info...

Regulatory Status: Approved

Foreign regulators give thumbs-up to key products under review More Info...

Aiming for Aflatoxins

Carcinogenic fungus is controlled by new traits in corn More Info...

Cotton Choices and Challenges

New options abound, but the fundamentals haven’t changed More Info...

Expect Ag Mergers to Win Approval

One of the natural consequences of a weaker farm economy is the trickle-down effect on input suppliers More Info...

Organic ranchers eye Amazon distribution ahead of Whole Foods deal

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc plans to meet on Wednesday with a dozen U.S. ranchers, seeking to expand distribution of organic and grass-fed meats as it takes over Whole Foods Market Inc, according to the meeting's organizer.

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Trump son-in-law details contacts with Russians, denies collusion

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump's son-in-law and a senior White House adviser, detailed four meetings he held last year with Russian officials in a statement on Monday in which he also said he "did not collude" with Moscow during the 2016 U.S. election campaign.

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Chinese jets intercept U.S. surveillance plane: U.S. officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Chinese fighter jets intercepted a U.S. Navy surveillance plane over the East China Sea at the weekend, with one jet coming within about 300 feet (91 meters) of the American aircraft, U.S. officials said on Monday.

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Israel cites self-defense in Amman embassy shooting

JERUSALEM/AMMAN (Reuters) - An Israeli embassy security guard shot dead a Jordanian who stabbed him with a screwdriver in the Amman mission compound in an incident in which a Jordanian bystander was also killed, Israel said on Monday.

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Republicans' push to roll back Obamacare faces crucial test

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A seven-year Republican effort to repeal and replace Obamacare faces a major test this week in the U.S. Senate, where lawmakers will decide whether to move forward and vote on a bill whose details and prospects are uncertain.

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Chainsaw attacker targets insurer in Swiss rampage, still on run

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland (Reuters) - A chainsaw-wielding loner who mostly lived in the woods stormed into an insurance office in a Swiss town on Monday, wounding two members of staff and three other people before fleeing, police said.

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EPA chief spent almost half of spring in home state of Oklahoma

(Reuters) - The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, was in his home state of Oklahoma on at least 43 of the 92 days of March, April and May, according to copies of his travel records obtained by the Environmental Integrity Project watchdog group and reviewed by Reuters.

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U.S. charges driver after dead discovered in stifling truck in Texas

SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A truck driver was charged on Monday in Texas with illegally transporting dozens of illegal immigrants in his tractor-trailer in sweltering heat that led to the deaths of 10 people.

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U.S. venture capital's digital coin quandary: cash-rich startups

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. venture capital firms lining up for a slice of the burgeoning digital currency market are grappling with a novel challenge - some of the hottest tech startups that sell the coins just don't need their money.

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Trump open to signing Russia sanctions legislation: official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Sunday that U.S. President Donald Trump was open to signing legislation toughening sanctions on Russia after Senate and House leaders reached agreement on a bill late last week.

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Tearful parents of UK baby Charlie Gard agree to let him die

LONDON (Reuters) - The parents of Charlie Gard tearfully gave up their legal battle to keep their terminally ill baby alive on Monday, saying his condition had deteriorated too far for any possible recovery, in a case they said had touched the world.

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U.S. charges driver after dead discovered in stifling truck in Texas

SAN ANTONIO (Reuters) - A truck driver was charged on Monday in Texas with illegally transporting dozens of illegal immigrants in his tractor-trailer in sweltering heat that led to the deaths of 10 people.

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U.S. allows fast processing again for some H-1B visa applications

(Reuters) - The U.S. government said on Monday it would resume fast processing of H-1B visas requested by institutions of higher education and nonprofit and governmental research organizations, while leaving in place a longer approval time for companies that use the visas.

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California crews hold wildfire in check, let more residents go home

(Reuters) - California authorities battling a massive wildfire near Yosemite National Park lifted evacuation orders on Sunday for more residents but said firefighters may need almost two more weeks to fully contain the blaze.

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Massachusetts top court: State can't comply with immigration detainers

BOSTON (Reuters) - Massachusetts police do not have the authority to detain illegal immigrants solely to buy time for federal law enforcement officials to take them into custody, the state's top court ruled on Monday.

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NYC wins appeal against Wall Street lawyer arrested at protest

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Wall Street lawyer arrested in 2013 after he stopped on the sidewalk to talk with Occupy Wall Street protesters cannot seek damages from New York City and its police for false arrest and imprisonment, a federal appeals court ruled on Monday.

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Homeless man set sleeping West Virginia woman on fire: local media

(Reuters) - A homeless man was accused of setting on fire a woman who was also homeless while she slept on a front porch in West Virginia, leaving the victim in critical condition, local media reported on Monday.

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U.S. Army sergeant indicted in Hawaii on charges of trying to help Islamic State

(Reuters) - A U.S. Army sergeant stationed in Hawaii has been indicted on charges of trying to provide material support to Islamic State, allowing the case to move to a federal trial without a preliminary hearing, officials said on Saturday.

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U.S. abortion support groups put on more public face

LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (Reuters) - Patricia Canon drives poor rural Kentucky women to distant abortion clinics each week, part of a national army of volunteers who are growing bolder even as abortion foes ratchet up opposition to the activists they have branded as "accomplices to murder."

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After protests, St. Louis to install air conditioning in sweltering jail

(Reuters) - St. Louis will install temporary air conditioners in a city jail known as "the workhouse" after temperatures in the city topped 100 degrees Fahrenheit, triggering protests outside the lockup, the mayor's office and local media reported on Saturday.

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St. Thomas Orthodox Church

1100 Jones St (11th),  Sioux City, IA 51105
(712) 258-7166 Feature

3012 Jackson St,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 277-2949 Feature

2032 S Cypress St (4th Avenue),  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-2667 Feature

Congregation Beth Shalom

815 38th St,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 255-1990 Feature

700 S Martha St,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-2511 Feature

4242 Natalia Way,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-6281 Feature

Central Baptist Church

4001 Indian Hills Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51108
(712) 239-1000 Feature

St. Michael's Church

2223 Indian Hills Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 239-2411 Feature

River Hills Church Assembly of God

1101 5th Ave,  South Sioux City, NE 68776
(402) 494-1852 Feature

2300 W 19th St,  Sioux City, IA 51103
(712) 252-0323 Feature

4310 Old Lakeport Rd,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-4096 Feature

4001 Indian Hills Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51108
(712) 560-7132 Feature

1201 W Clifton Ave,  Sioux City, IA 51104
(712) 255-7586 Feature

5601 Sunnybrook Dr,  Sioux City, IA 51106
(712) 276-5814 Feature

Obituaries credit to: KTIV

Ronald Joseph Johnston, 78, Glidden, Iowa

Ronald was born on May 16, 1939 and passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017. Ronald was a resident of Glidden, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Pamela K. Vander Lugt, 65, Orange City, Iowa

Pamela was born on August 29, 1951 and passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017. Pamela was a resident of Orange City, Iowa at the time of passing. There will be a memorial service on Wednesday, July 26, at 11:00am, at the Calvary Christian Reformed Church in Orange City. Interment will be prior to the service at the West Lawn Cemetery in Orange City. There will be a family prayer service on Wednesday at 9:45am at the church. Visitation will be after 4:00pm on Tuesday with the family... More Info...

Mary Prenger, 44, Carroll, Iowa

Mary was born on March 21, 1973 and passed away on Sunday, July 23, 2017. Mary was a resident of Carroll, Iowa at the time of passing. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Carroll. Burial will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Carroll. Friends may call at the Sharp Funeral Home in Carroll after 4 p.m. on Tuesday where there will be a rosary at 5 p.m. and a Christian Wake Service at 7 p.m. The casket will be... More Info...

Myrna Marie Kroger, 90, Sioux City, Iowa

Myrna was born on March 7, 1927 and passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017. Myrna was a resident of Sioux City, Iowa at the time of passing. She attended Raymond High School. In lieu of flowers for her now, please make contributions in her memory to Hospice of Siouxland. More Info...

Gus Vallas, 59, Carroll, Iowa

Gus was born on October 20, 1957 and passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017. Gus was a resident of Carroll, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Roy E. Bauermeister, 87, Arlington, Nebraska

Roy was born on May 28, 1930 and passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017. Roy was a resident of Arlington, Nebraska at the time of passing. More Info...

Michael P. Macke, 55, Wayne, Nebraska

Michael was born on May 6, 1962 and passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017. Michael was a resident of Wayne, Nebraska at the time of passing. More Info...

Robert D. Lundell, 88, Cherokee, Iowa

Robert was born on November 30, 1928 and passed away on Friday, July 21, 2017. Robert was a resident of Cherokee, Iowa at the time of passing. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 26th, at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee, Iowa. Burial will be in the Liberty Township Cemetery, rural Meriden, Iowa. There will be a family prayer service at 10:15 a.m. at the church on Wednesday. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. with the... More Info...

Angela Marcy Hazel, 26, Hawarden, Iowa

Angela was born on April 5, 1991 and passed away on Thursday, July 20, 2017. Angela was a resident of Hawarden, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Thomas J. Bakeberg, 85, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Thomas was born on August 16, 1931 and passed away on Thursday, July 20, 2017. Thomas was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. He was known as "the Budman." Memorial Services will be held 2:00 pm Friday, July 28, 2017, at Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Avenue. More Info...

Darhl R. Timm, 83, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Darhl was born on May 1, 1934 and passed away on Thursday, July 20, 2017. Darhl was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. His funeral service will be 10:30 AM Wednesday, July 26 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, Sioux Falls, with burial at Hills of Rest Cemetery. Visitation begins at 5:00 PM Tuesday, July 25 at George Boom Funeral Home & Crematory, Sioux Falls, where the family will greet friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. More Info...

Dorothy H. Hulshof, 84, Hawarden, Iowa

Dorothy was born on August 29, 1932 and passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Dorothy was a resident of Hawarden, Iowa at the time of passing. She grew up in Sioux County, graduating from the Ireton High School in 1950. Memorial Service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 24th at the First Reformed Church in Ireton, Iowa with Rev. Doug Van Aartsen officiating. Private family burial at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery will precede the memorial service. Visitation will begin at noon Sunday,... More Info...

Brian L. Crippen, 58, Sioux City, Iowa

Brian was born on March 30, 1959 and passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Brian was a resident of Sioux City, Iowa at the time of passing. He attended school at South Sioux and at Ft. Smith, Arkansas where he lived for a short time before returning to Sioux City. More Info...

Leonard Lewis Stahl, 83, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Leonard was born on November 23, 1933 and passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Leonard was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. He was raised on a farm near Estelline, SD and attended rural grade school. He served in the US Army from 1956 - 1958, and in the Army Reserves until 1962. Funeral Services 2:00 pm Sunday, July 23, 2017 at First Lutheran Church, 327 S. Dakota Ave., Sioux Falls, SD. Visitation 2:00 - 4:00 pm Saturday, July 22, 2017 and Masonic... More Info...

Gregory L. Gramlick, 66, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Gregory was born on August 9, 1950 and passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Gregory was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. He grew up in California and graduated from Gardena High School in 1968. Upon graduating, he enlisted in the Army and proudly served in Vietnam from 1968 to 1971. His funeral service will be 10:30 AM Saturday, July 22 at First Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, with burial at Hills of Rest Cemetery. Visitation begins at 5:00 PM Friday,... More Info...


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