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Unseasonably mild across the Heartland; more El Nino storminess in the West

Across the Corn Belt, above-normal temperatures prevail, while record-setting warmth covers the upper Midwest.  Wednesday’s high temperatures should reach 60°F as far north as the middle Missouri Valley, near the Iowa-Nebraska border.  With lambing and calving operations underway in many areas, producers welcome... Read More.

Buhler Sweeps El Dorado; Girls Have Now Won 5 of 6

BUHLER, Kan. - After a 2-6 start to the season, the Buhler girls claimed their third victory in a row and the fifth in their last six games Friday Night against El Dorado. The Crusaders led from start to finish to win in dominate fashion,... Read More.

A short-lived El Nino

Drought has been one of the factors that have hindered herd expansion in the cattle industry.  Atmospheric scientist Matt Makens tells Brownfield while precipitation has helped improve conditions, it will likely be short-lived. “By later this year, La Niña is back and that means... Read More.

El Nino brings weather extremes to U.S.

A weather expert says the current slow-moving storm system that is bringing blizzard conditions to the plains and mild temperatures elsewhere is bringing welcome moisture to places that need it. Meteorologist Matt Makens tells Brownfield in mid-December, the atmosphere started to show a pattern... Read More.

Inmate Dies at El Dorado Correctional Facility

EL DORADO, Kan. (KPR) - An inmate has died at the El Dorado Correctional Facility. The Kansas Department of Corrections says 35-year-old Marcos Issac Delarosa died today (MON). He was found unresponsive in his housing unit.The cause of death is pending the results of... Read More.

Buhler Has El Dorado’s Number, Grabs a Pair of Huge Road Wins

EL DORADO, Kan. – The Buhler boys gritted out a 64-56-win Friday Night in El Dorado, trailing just three times and scoring three players in double-figures.Grant Ricker helped Buhler build as large as a nine-point lead in the second quarter. Ricker finished the first... Read More.