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Stong start for wheat following the long holiday weekend

Soybeans found their way higher Tuesday largely due to stronger soybean meal prices. Traders continue to watch weather patterns in Brazil. While there are forecasts that a return to the more normal rainy season is near, there are expectations that the next two... Read More.

Limited business headed into long holiday weekend

Soybeans headed into the long holiday weekend up 4 1/2 cents after trading lower most of the week.  That’s largely been influenced by the return of a wetter forecast to parts of South America.  The disruption of exports into Mexico was also pressuring... Read More.

Milk hearing is taking a long time

Photo: Economist Peter Vitaliano testifies at the Federal Milk Marketing Order hearing The hearing to consider possible changes to the federal milk marketing order system will resume in mid-January, but an industry leader says it should have wrapped up already. Alan Bjerga with the National... Read More.

Buhler Makes Long Awaited Return to the Fieldhouse, Sweeps Nickerson

BUHLER, Kan. – For the first time in nearly two years, Buhler basketball took the floor Friday night at Jim Baker Fieldhouse. The Crusaders’ home venue was unoccupied all last season while undergoing extensive floor renovations.Following a slow start, the Buhler girls outscored Nickerson... Read More.

Shop Small Saturday (& All Season Long)

By the McPherson Chamber of Commerce McPHERSON, Kan.  — Small businesses are the heartbeat of our community, the spine of our economy, and the spirit of our towns. Choose to keep your dollars local by shopping small this holiday... Read More.

Long Ball Continues to Give Lyles, Royals Grief

By Anne Rogers, SEATTLE, Wash. – The Royals and Mariners had played some wacky, close and competitive games in 2023.Saturday was the complete opposite.The Mariners routed the Royals, 15-2, at T-Mobile Park to hand Kansas City its 90th defeat of the season and a... Read More.

Browne Wins Region VI Long Jump Title

By Hutchinson CC Sports Information PITTSBURG, Kan. – Sophomore Dimetre Browne won the Hutchinson Community College men's track and field team's first individual regional championship on Friday at the Region VI Indoor Championship at Pittsburg State's Plaster Center.Browne won the Region VI long jump with a... Read More.