Later this month, the Nebraska State Fair will celebrate its ninth year in Grand Island, and an Imperial man involved in the transition to its current location will be honored for his service.
Ag & Business
How likely is it that July goes down as the wettest month of the year so far?
Fields to the north and west of Chase County didn’t fare well in weekend storms. Above, these large hailstorms were found in the yard of Preston and Marcia Case in Venango.
Completion of the wheat and pea harvests in this area provides a clearer look at how this year’s crops performed.
Along with the Governor, Aurora Cooperative and corn industry officials taking part in the ribbon-cutting at last week’s grand opening were, from left, Phil Smith, Head of Energy Sales; Roger Berry, Nebraska Corn Board; Bill Gowen, Director of Energy and Animal Nutrition; Bill Schuster, Board Chairman; Chris Vincent, CEO; Gov. Pete Ricketts; Carl Smith, CFO; and Chris Decker, COO. (Johnson Publications photo)
Governor Pete Ricketts cut the ribbon to commemorate the grand opening of Aurora Cooperative’s A-Stop 24 pump station last Friday.