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Sioux City Police recognize officers and citizens

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KTIV) – The Sioux City Police Department holds its awards ceremony tonight to recognize exceptional police work and citizens who have gone above and beyond the call of duty. More Info...

Iowa Governor: Hubbell, Reynolds debate tariffs in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY | Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell in a debate Wednesday said Trump administration tariffs on China have hurt Iowa farmers, while Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds said producers ... More Info...

Iowa governor candidates debate tariffs, sexual harassment

SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) - Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds and Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell offered contrasting views on tariffs, education spending and other topics at their second debate. The debate ... More Info...

There He Goes Again: Iowa's Steve King Endorses Canadian Neo-Nazi

SIOUX CITY, IA — Republican Steve King, a longtime Iowa congressman who faces his toughest re-election challenge yet in the 2018 midterm elections on Nov. 6, has endorsed a neo-Nazi sympathizer ... More Info...

CROSS COUNTRY: WC/KP, Sioux Center impress at state qualifier

ORANGE CITY, Iowa – Woodbury Central/Kingsley-Pierson ... “I am very happy with how I did today.” The Sioux Center boys flipped the result here from a year ago on George-Little Rock/Central ... More Info...

Officials To Celebrate Four-Lane Highway 20 Spanning Dubuque To Sioux City

Since 1958, Iowa’s Department of Transportation has worked on and off to widen the 300-mile Highway 20 from Dubuque to Sioux City section by section. The state passed a fuel tax increase in 2015 that ... More Info...

Iowa Gubernatorial Debate

Courtesy of Quincy Media. Iowa gubernatorial candidates, incumbent Governor Kim Reynolds (R) and challenger Fred Hubbell (D), took part in a debate in Sioux City.They… read more Iowa gubernatorial can... More Info...

5 takeaways from Hubbell, Reynolds debate in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY -- Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell debated ... tariffs on China and recent sexual harassment cases present in Iowa government. Those were two of the 10 topics that three moderators ... More Info...

Governor urges Republicans to 'keep Iowa moving in the right direction' at Mason

The most recent debate was Wednesday night in Sioux City; the two meet again Sunday morning in Davenport. Hubbell would be 'total disaster' for Iowa: White House press secretary stumps for ... More Info...

Iowa Governor's Debate

2018-10-18T12:58:26-04:00https://images.c-span.org/defaults/capitol.jpgThe candidates for Iowa Governor, Republican incumbent Gov. Kim Reynolds and Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell, face each other ... More Info...

Final preparations underway for Reynolds and Hubbell debate in Sioux City

SIOUX CITY (KTIV) – In just a few hours Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and Gubernatorial candidate Fred Hubbell will hit the stage at Morningside College as part of their second debate heading into ... More Info...

Reynolds, Hubbell Spar in Sioux City Debate

IPR's Clay Masters's Thursday morning conversation with University of Northern Iowa Political Science Professor Chris ... faced each other in an hour-long debate Wednesday night in Sioux City. The two ... More Info...


What challenges and opportunities will you discover in the years ahead

What challenges and opportunities will you discover in the years ahead? How can you best be prepared? More Info...

Forecast realistic costs and expenses to increase financial performanc

Forecast realistic costs and expenses to increase financial performance. More Info...

Farmland prices have declined by 4% in the past 12 months, according t

Farmland prices have declined by 4% in the past 12 months, according to Creighton University’s Rural Mainstreet Index (RMI) for October 2018. More Info...

Oregon regulators have fined Lost Valley Farm, the state’s second-larg

Oregon regulators have fined Lost Valley Farm, the state’s second-largest dairy, $187,320 for 224 violations of its wastewater permit. More Info...

You normally can't eat cottonseeds. That's because they have a toxin

You normally can't eat cottonseeds. That's because they have a toxin in them that's harmful to both people and animals. More Info...

It appears that herd expansion has slowed down as beef production fore

It appears that herd expansion has slowed down as beef production forecasts have been lowered by analysts at USDA. More Info...

Consumers claim to know where plant based milk comes from and Canadian

Consumers claim to know where plant based milk comes from and Canadian dairy producers are concerned about the profitability of their operations. Learn more in a recent Dairy Report video from AgDay. More Info...

This week on AgriTalk’s Farmer Forum, farmers said the No. 1 thing USD

This week on AgriTalk’s Farmer Forum, farmers said the No. 1 thing USDA could do to help is to provide more support to rural America. More Info...

As online options become more available and consumers become more comf

As online options become more available and consumers become more comfortable with online shopping, the category is set to grow rapidly. More Info...

More feed equals more milk. This holds true, even in robots.

More feed equals more milk. This holds true, even in robots. More Info...

After recently signing a new trade agreements with Korea, Canada and M

After recently signing a new trade agreements with Korea, Canada and Mexico, the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office signaled this week the U.S. will start trade talks with Japan, the EU and the U.K. soon. More Info...

Facilities often dominate a small town’s horizon and often give it a d

Facilities often dominate a small town’s horizon and often give it a distinct identity. More Info...

NGOs and tech firms seek to help farmers make food more efficient.

NGOs and tech firms seek to help farmers make food more efficient. More Info...

If you’re ready to begin your 2019 farm game plan, it’s time to regist

If you’re ready to begin your 2019 farm game plan, it’s time to register for the Top Producer Summit. More Info...

Flooding in Central Texas has forced cattle to be evacuated and in one

Flooding in Central Texas has forced cattle to be evacuated and in one case a pair of men who were trying to save cattle had to be recused themselves. More Info...

According to the swine disease global surveillance report from the Uni

According to the swine disease global surveillance report from the University of and Swine Health Information Center, pig farmers continue to be plagued by multiple disease risks. More Info...

Benchmark Your Cost Of Production

The cost of producing one cwt of milk varies widely throughout the U.S. The best business owners know that number down to the penny.  More Info...

SNAP eligibility requirements can vary by state.

SNAP eligibility requirements can vary by state. More Info...

In separate interviews with AgriTalk representatives from two major be

In separate interviews with AgriTalk representatives from two major beef industry organizations discussed major trade deals that have been negotiated recently.​ More Info...

A new seed treatment designed to keep birds away from freshly planted

A new seed treatment designed to keep birds away from freshly planted fields has received regulatory approval. Arkion life Science LLC. More Info...

Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) has been found on a U.K. farm f

Bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) has been found on a U.K. farm for the first time since 2015, raising concern that some countries may move to limit imports of British beef. More Info...

Markets Stabilize as Farmers Ramp Up Harvest

Markets Stabilize as Farmers Ramp Up Harvest More Info...

It has been a record-setting fall for the California table grape indus

It has been a record-setting fall for the California table grape industry. More Info...

Gene editing shows considerable potential for improving animal health

Gene editing shows considerable potential for improving animal health and welfare and food safety while reducing dependence on antimicrobials and other treatments for livestock diseases. More Info...

In this week’s edition of Boots In The Field, Ken Ferrie provides an o

In this week’s edition of Boots In The Field, Ken Ferrie provides an overview of how harvest is going across Illinois, Iowa and Ohio. More Info...

The driver of a semi-trailer was killed along with five cattle that we

The driver of a semi-trailer was killed along with five cattle that were being hauled during rollover accident in Oregon. More Info...

If you were an apple, what kind of apple would you be?

If you were an apple, what kind of apple would you be? More Info...

Join more than 800 farm executives from the U.S. and Canada while disc

Join more than 800 farm executives from the U.S. and Canada while discovering business opportunities, gaining invaluable insights and increasing your competitive advantage. Here are the Top 5 Reasons to Attend. More Info...

A new report gives a failing grade to 22 of 25 burger chain restaurant

A new report gives a failing grade to 22 of 25 burger chain restaurants relating to the use of antibiotics in their beef supply. More Info...

Cargill and Tyson hit by Trump border stand and low unemployment. Anal

Cargill and Tyson hit by Trump border stand and low unemployment. Analyst says it’s a ‘jump ball’ if new plants will run to capacity. More Info...

In August, the group hosted two field days spotlighting agtech startup

In August, the group hosted two field days spotlighting agtech startups and how they can impact agriculture. More Info...

Following several weeks of wind, rain and even snow, farmers across th

Following several weeks of wind, rain and even snow, farmers across the Corn Belt are finally back in the field this week. More Info...

Feedyard Veterinary Consultant Del Miles combines rigorous science wit

Feedyard Veterinary Consultant Del Miles combines rigorous science with good-old hard work. More Info...

Trump says Saudi journalist likely dead; Turkey searches for remains

President Donald Trump said on Thursday he presumes missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead and that the U.S. response to Saudi Arabia will likely be "very severe" but that he still wanted to get to the bottom of what exactly happened.

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Turkey has not shared audio recordings with anyone: CNN Turk citing foreign mini

Turkey has not shared any audio recordings with anyone, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu was quoted as saying on Friday, after reports that Ankara had passed on a recording of the killing of a dissident Saudi journalist to the United States.

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Euro, Italian bonds sold as EU warns on Italy budget

Investors sold Italian bonds and the euro on Friday, with Italy's bond yield hitting four-year highs as the European Union called its draft budget an "unprecedented" breach of EU fiscal rules.

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UK says any response over Khashoggi case would be 'considered'

British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt said on Friday that allegations regarding the case of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi would be totally unacceptable if true but any response by Britain would be "considered".

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Trump threatens to send military, shut border as migrants head for Mexico

President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border if Mexico does not halt a caravan of Central America migrants heading north, raising the risk of huge disruptions to trade.

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Exclusive: U.S. asks for WTO panel over metals tariff retaliation

The United States is requesting that a World Trade Organization dispute resolution panel get involved in a clash over international retaliation over U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum, according to a U.S. official familiar with the matter.

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China asks WTO to set up panel to discuss U.S. steel, aluminum measures

China has filed a request with the World Trade Organisation to establish an expert group to determine the legality of tariffs imposed by the United States on imports of steel and aluminum, the Ministry of Commerce said late on Thursday.

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Tesla launches new $45,000 Model 3

Tesla Inc on Thursday introduced a new $45,000 version of its Model 3 sedan on its website, launching the car as U.S. tax breaks for Tesla cars are about to decrease.

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Lawmakers to quiz Trump-Russia probe overseer Rosenstein

Republican lawmakers will next week question Rod Rosenstein, the U.S. Justice Department official who oversees a special counsel's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election and links between President Donald Trump's campaign and Moscow, committee chairmen said on Thursday.

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Wall St. slides as Saudi Arabia, Italy add to economic concerns

U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Thursday as the European Commission issued a warning regarding Italy's budget and concerns mounted over the possibility of strained relations between the United States and Saudi Arabia, further denting investors' appetite for risk amid global trade tensions and rising interest rates.

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Trump praises U.S. congressman from Montana who body-slammed reporter

President Donald Trump on Thursday heaped praise on a U.S. congressman from Montana who body-slammed a reporter during a campaign for a special election in 2017.

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Texas police hunt woman who left toddler at stranger's door

A woman is suspected of child abandonment for hoisting a two-year-old boy by the arm to the house of a stranger in a northern Houston suburb, ringing the doorbell and running away, authorities said on Thursday.

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After ad gaffe, North Dakota's Heitkamp apologizes in Senate debate

North Dakota Democratic U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp, facing a tough re-election fight, opened her debate on Thursday with Republican challenger Kevin Cramer by apologizing for a recent ad that named sex assault survivors without their consent.

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Ex-FBI agent charged with leaking sentenced to 48 months

A federal judge in Minnesota sentenced former FBI agent Terry Albury to 48 months in prison on Thursday for leaking classified information to a journalist, according to the U.S. Justice Department.

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U.S. Mega Millions jackpot nears $1 billion, second largest on record

The U.S. Mega Millions jackpot climbed to nearly $1 billion for Friday's drawing, the largest ever for the contest, and the second biggest U.S. lottery on record, trailing a $1.586 billion Powerball jackpot paid out in 2016.

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Justice Department probes Catholic Church sex abuse in Pennsylvania

The U.S. Justice Department has opened an investigation into child sex abuse by priests in Pennsylvania, six Roman Catholic Church dioceses said on Thursday.

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Judge orders U.S. to review asylum for separated migrant families

A federal judge ordered the U.S. government on Thursday to begin processing asylum claims for dozens of migrant parents and children that had been separated at the southern border under the Trump Administration's zero tolerance immigration policy.

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Thousands in U.S. South may not be able to cast ballots in early voting

Thousands of voters in Tennessee were at risk of being blocked from casting regular ballots when early voting opened this week, as officials struggled to process a surge of new registrations ahead of Nov. 6 elections to determine control of the U.S. Congress.

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Utah man indicted over ricin mail threat to Trump, others

A grand jury returned a seven-count indictment on Thursday against a 39-year-old Navy veteran on charges of mailing letters to President Donald Trump and other officials that contained castor beans, from which the deadly poison ricin is derived.

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Florida's Republicans feel brunt of hurricane in upcoming election

Two days after Katherine Shimonis returned to her home in the Florida Panhandle to find it destroyed by Hurricane Michael, she went to her local post office, which was empty and without power, and shouldered her way through the front door.

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Obituaries credit to: KTIV

Meagan M. Bonestroo, 28, Hull, Iowa

Meagan was born on January 26, 1990 and passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Meagan was a resident of Hull, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Inez Halbur, 91, Breda, Iowa

Inez was born on September 24, 1927 and passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Inez was a resident of Breda, Iowa at the time of passing. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Breda. Burial will be in St. Bernard's Cemetery in Breda. Friends may call at the Sharp Funeral Home in Breda after 4 p.m. on Monday where there will be a rosary at 5 p.m. and a Christian Wake Service at 7 p.m. Funeral... More Info...

Donna Hulshof, 67, Rock Rapids, Iowa

Donna passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Donna was a resident of Rock Rapids, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Thomas C. Cash, 75, Missouri Valley, Iowa

Thomas passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Thomas was a resident of Missouri Valley, Iowa at the time of passing. Visitation will be Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. Funeral Service 12:00 p.m. Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Hennessey Funeral Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. More Info...

Joyce Overocker, 86, Spirit Lake, Iowa

Joyce was born on July 11, 1932 and passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Joyce was a resident of Spirit Lake, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Lyle Dean Kruger, 80, Cherokee, Iowa

Lyle was born on November 10, 1937 and passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Lyle was a resident of Cherokee, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...

Marjorie Rose Husen, 91, Okoboji, Iowa

Marjorie was born on May 20, 1927 and passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Marjorie was a resident of Okoboji, Iowa at the time of passing. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, October 22, 2018 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Spirit Lake. Burial will be in the St. Margaret's Cemetery in Spirit Lake. Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 4-7 p.m. at the church. More Info...

Terry J. Thomson, 61, Arthur, Iowa

Terry was born on September 1, 1957 and passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Terry was a resident of Arthur, Iowa at the time of passing. Providing Personal & Professional Care Terry J. Thomson Born: September 1, 1957 Died: October 17, 2018 Age: 61 Terry J. Thomson September 1, 1957 - October 17, 2018 From: Arthur, IA Funeral Services for Terry J. Thomson, age 61, of Arthur, Iowa are pending at the Christensen ~ Van Houten Funeral Home of Ida Grove, Iowa. More Info...

Bonnie Lavonne Mitchell, 94, Spirit Lake, Iowa

Bonnie was born on April 8, 1924 and passed away on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Bonnie was a resident of Spirit Lake, Iowa at the time of passing. Funeral services for Bonnie are pending at this time. More Info...

Elna Marie Erickson, 96, Alcester, South Dakota

Elna was born on February 23, 1922 and passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Elna was a resident of Alcester, South Dakota at the time of passing. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 PM Sunday, October 21 at Roseni Lutheran Church, rural Beresford, SD with visitation being held one hour prior to services at 1:30 PM. More Info...

James Eldon Montis, 85, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

James was born on January 8, 1933 and passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. James was a resident of Sioux Falls, South Dakota at the time of passing. He graduated from Washington Senior High School in 1951. Private service will be held by the family at a later date. More Info...

Donald E. McMillan, 87, Sioux City, Iowa

Donald was born on July 30, 1931 and passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Donald was a resident of Sioux City, Iowa at the time of passing. He grew up in Chamberlain, SD and graduated from high school in 1949. He was stationed at the Far East Air Force headquarters in Tokyo, Japan and was later stationed at Andrews Air Force base outside of Washington, D.C. Don and Dolores moved to Springfield, SD in 1955, where Don finished his education and began teaching at the college in the... More Info...

Viola Menning, 97, Sheldon, Iowa

Viola was born on September 15, 1921 and passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Viola was a resident of Sheldon, Iowa at the time of passing. Her Memorial Service will be 11:00am Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Archer Reformed Church in Archer, Iowa with Rev. Matthew Lee ~ officiating. Burial will be in the East Lawn Cemetery in Sheldon, Iowa with a 10:15am Graveside Service on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 ~ 7:00pm Monday, October... More Info...

Richard Allen Durant, 82, South Sioux City, Nebraska

Richard was born on June 25, 1936 and passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Richard was a resident of South Sioux City, Nebraska at the time of passing. He attended Wayne State College graduating in 1958. He served in the U.S. Army from 1959 to 1961 and was stationed in Munich, Germany. Services will be at 10:30 A.M. Saturday at First Lutheran Church in South Sioux City. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation with the family present will be from 9:30 until 10:30 A.M. Saturday at... More Info...

Arta L. Plender, 105, Orange City, Iowa

Arta was born on January 12, 1913 and passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Arta was a resident of Orange City, Iowa at the time of passing. More Info...