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    ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TUESDAY TO 3 AM CST WEDNESDAY...
    Effective: February 27, 2024 @ 1:00pm
    Expires: February 28, 2024 @ 3:00am
    WHAT
    Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph expected.
    WHERE
    Portions of Central, South Central and Southeast Kansas.
    WHEN
    From 1 PM Tuesday to 3 AM CST Wednesday.
    IMPACTS
    Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
    Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.
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Minnesota Ag Commissioner thankful for turkey growers

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FDA names Jim Jones as First Deputy Commissioner for Human Foods

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Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Seeks Commissioner

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Education Commissioner: Kansas Needs to Boost Test Scores

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Minnesota Ag Commissioner on what’s stressing farmers

Minnesota Ag Commissioner Thom Petersen says farmers have plenty to feel stressed about right now. “Prices and inputs right now, and the weather.” Speaking to Brownfield at last week’s Farmfest, he said parts of Minnesota are teetering on drought. “Kind of like last year, not as bad.... Read More.