Slow Seed Sales Contribute to Dow Earnings Drop

DuPont Co., the chemicals company facing a proxy contest with activist shareholder Trian Fund Management LP, posted an unexpected drop in fourth-quarter sales and forecast 2015 earnings that trailed a... Read More

Co-Lead Counsel Team Selected for Syngenta Corn Multi-District Litigation

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States District Court in Kansas has named a team of four attorneys to lead the multi-district litigation cases filed against Syngenta. The entire co-lead counsel team includes Gray, Rit... Read More

Friends with the Library to Deliver Books on Wheels

The Friends of the library will be delivering books on wheels to Shut-Ins in the Lexington area. The Friends of the Library is an organization in which members of the library deliver books to shut-ins or people who cannot make it outside of their ... Read More

Lenders Expect Lower Farmland Prices, More Delinquent Loans

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A new survey shows agricultural lenders are expecting lower farmland prices and more loan delinquencies from growers. The Kansas State University Agricultural Lender Survey released Monday shows less optimism among lenders f... Read More

Kansas geologists ask for more funding amid earthquake spike

ASSOCIATED PRESS - Kansas geologists say they need more funding to investigate an unprecedented spike in earthquakes in the state. Kansas Geological Survey Director Rex Buchanan told the House Energy and Environment Committee on Monday that about ... Read More

Nebraska Corn Growers Joining Lawsuits against Swiss-Owned Syngenta

Yankton, SD – January 26, 2015  -- Nebraska farmers are joining a growing number of Midwest farmers who are filing lawsuits against Swiss-owned Syngenta alleging the corporation’s practices caused them to lose thousands in revenue during the las... Read More

Lt. Gov. Foley to speak in Lexington Wednesday

Lt. Gov. Mike Foley will be in Lexington Wednesday January 28th  where he will be meeting with Dawson Area Development representatives and touring the Dawson County Opportunity Center. He will be speaking on the State of the State in a speech that i... Read More

Huskers Edged By Hawkeyes

Iowa City - Emily Cady produced 19 points and a career-high 18 rebounds, but No. 15 Nebraska suffered a 78-72 overtime loss at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Monday night. Tear'a Laudermill added 19 points, including 17 after halftime, but the Huskers had t... Read More

NHL Scores

NHL Monday's Games= No games scheduled Tuesday's Games= N.Y. Rangers at N.Y. Islanders, 7 p.m. Arizona at Philadelphia, 7 p.m. Winnipeg at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. Washington at Columbus, 7 p.m. Tampa Bay at Carolina, 7:30 p.m. Dallas at Montr... Read More

NBA Scores and Schedule

NBA Monday's Games= Portland at Brooklyn, ppd., snow Sacramento at New York, ppd., snow New Orleans 99, Philadelphia 74 Oklahoma City 92, Minnesota 84 Memphis 103, Orlando 94 Boston 99, Utah 90 L.A. Clippers 102, Denver 98 Tuesday's Game... Read More

Senate Dems block GOP effort to wind down pipeline debate

WASHINGTON  Senate Democrats have temporarily stalled progress on a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline, the top priority of the Republican-controlled Congress. The Senate voted 53-39 Monday to cut off debate on the bill, in a procedural... Read More