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Heavy Rain and Wind Causes Flooding, Power Outages

By Lucky Kidd Late Saturday night storms brought high winds, heavy rain and flooding to parts of Kansas Saturday night into early Sunday morning. Wind gusts between 60-70 miles an hour were reported across many areas of southwest into... Read More.

More wind events leading to added insurance options for farmers

An increase in damaging wind events across the Midwest has led to more insurance options for farmers. Doug Yoder, crop agency manager for Country Financial, says recent years have provided new challenges for farmers… “There’s no denying that Illinois farmers are experiencing different types of... Read More.

Use caution when approached by solar, wind developers

An agricultural law professor says farmers need to be cautious when approached by solar and wind energy developers. William Oemichen teaches contract law at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.  He tells Brownfield farmers should not simply accept the first proposal they receive because there are... Read More.

Wind Surge Win Fifth Straight

By the Wichita Wind Surge LITTLE ROCK, AR (milb.com) — In a series where only two home runs had been hit in the previous five games, the Wind Surge hit three home runs in game six and extended their win streak to five games... Read More.

Wind Surge Win Rain Shortened Game

Courtesy of the Wichita Wind Surge SPRINGDALE, AR - The Wichita Wind Surge were propelled by a solid performance on the mound in a ball game that was cut short by weather after the fifth inning. Isaac Mattson and Reggie Grace combined to give... Read More.

Wind Surge Steal Series Finale in Amarillo

Courtesy of the Wichita Wind Surge  AMARILLO, TX (milb.com/wichita) - The Wind Surge had six stolen bases including Seth Gray stealing home in tonight’s road series finale. Combine those with the 16 hits Wichita got as a team and their offense could not be slowed... Read More.