hurricane isaac http://kbia.org en Even after Hurricane Isaac, some Midwest farmers mired in drought http://kbia.org/post/even-after-hurricane-isaac-some-midwest-farmers-mired-drought <p>Heavy rains from Hurricane Isaac provided relief to some – but not all –&nbsp;farmers and ranchers in the drought-stricken Midwest, according to the <a href="http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/">U.S. Drought Monitor’s weekly report</a>, which came out on Thursday.</p><p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 15:05:21 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson 20749 at http://kbia.org Even after Hurricane Isaac, some Midwest farmers mired in drought Isaac rains help soybeans in Midwest http://kbia.org/post/isaac-rains-help-soybeans-midwest <p>Several days of rain brought some relief to farmers in the nation's midsection as they contend with the worst drought in the U.S. in decades.</p><p> Tue, 04 Sep 2012 13:16:55 +0000 Associated Press 20515 at http://kbia.org Isaac rains help soybeans in Midwest After Soaking Gulf Coast, Isaac Is Weakening, Slowly Moving North http://kbia.org/post/after-soaking-gulf-coast-isaac-weakening-slowly-moving-north <strong><strong><strong><strong>The Latest At 10:01 p.m. ET:</strong></strong></strong></strong><p>-- Isaac, now a tropical depression, is still drenching parts of Louisiana and Mississippi. Forecasters say it will eventually move into Arkansas and Missouri. <p>-- Mississippi Gov. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 17:27:00 +0000 editor 20280 at http://kbia.org After Soaking Gulf Coast, Isaac Is Weakening, Slowly Moving North Missouri prepares for storm remnants http://kbia.org/post/missouri-prepares-storm-remnants <p>The path of Tropical Storm Isaac northward from the Gulf Coast is still uncertain, but Missouri officials are urging people to prepare for possible heavy rain and power outages. &nbsp;The powerful storm lost some of its strength yesterday afternoon and has been downgraded to a tropical storm. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 30 Aug 2012 13:05:26 +0000 Associated Press 20286 at http://kbia.org Missouri prepares for storm remnants Hurricane Isaac could create mid-Mo. problems http://kbia.org/post/hurricane-isaac-could-create-mid-mo-problems <p>The Midwest may get a break from the drought when remnants of Hurricane Isaac arrive late this week, but the torrent of rain could create problems.</p><p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 13:21:30 +0000 Associated Press 20221 at http://kbia.org Hurricane Isaac could create mid-Mo. problems