Producers try to recoup losses after Plainville Livestock Commission drains account
By CRISTINA JANNEY Hays Post Derek Stockman’s farming and ranching operation has been brought to a standstill. He sold 41 heifers at the Plainville Livestock Commission on Feb. 5, but his check for almost $37,000 bounced Stockman of Kirwin only recently expanded his farming operation into cattle. He is now unable to make his FSA loan payments, nor is he able to get his operating loan for the coming year guaranteed. “The bills don’t stop coming in,” Stockman said. Stockman is one of more than 40 livestock producers in the area that have been caught up in legal action and bankruptcy of Plainville Livestock Commission, operated by Tyler Gillum. This is just the latest in a series of financial problems and federal regulation violations faced by the market agency. “Everybody says you’ll get…
Day Care Owner Sentenced to 10 Years Probation in Case Where Child Found Hanging
The judge cited Nataliia Karia's mental health as the reason she should not serve prison time, according to a KSTP crew at the sentencing ...
Woman arrested after violently attacking parents for not taking her to Outback Steakhouse, police...
A Florida woman has been arrested for attacking her parents because they refused to take her to an Outback Steakhouse for dinner Wednesday, police said.
The 2019 Cedar Rapids Beer Summit Is Underway! [PHOTOS]
It's finally here! The Cedar Rapids Beer Summit 2019 has arrived and we're ready to taste some craft brews.
Forrest deputies resign following fatal crash
Photo courtesy of Hattiesburg PD Two deputies involved in a fatal wreck near Hattiesburg have resigned. The Forrest County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that Deputy Chey Sumrall has resigned after he was involved in the crash on HWY 49 on Saturday that resulted in the deaths of 66-year-old Charles Epting and 80-year-old Annie Everett. Deputy … Continue reading "Forrest deputies resign following fatal crash"
American Woman Shot And Killed On Los Indios Bridge
Officials say it was a U.S. citizen who was shot and killed on the Los Indios International Bridge last week. The victim was in a vehicle that came under fire during the noon hour Thursday just south of the U.S.-Mexico boundary. She’s been identified as Rocio Aldrete, who worked as a notary public for a transmigrante business in Los Indios. Three other people were wounded. The motive for the attack isn’t clear, but transmigrantes are frequent targets of robbers. Tamaulipas police are continuing to investigate the deadly attack. Posted in
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Dairy farm wants permit for 10,000 cows
March 4, 2017 FORESTVILLE - The largest dairy farm in Door County is making plans to eventually milk 10,000 cows. S & S Jerseyland Dairy near Forestville is asking the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources to renew its permit for the operation, which currently has about 6,400 cows. Jerseyland general manager Randy Schmidt says its asking the DNR for a permit that will allow the farm to expand to more than 10,000 cows in the years ahead. Many of the 100 people attending a public hearing Thursday expressed concern about the environment, spreading cow manure, and possible groundwater contamination. Schmidt says the operation contributes to the local economy through taxes and payroll and is a good steward of the land. The DNR is expected to make a decision on the permit next month.
Dodger Stadium Fight Leaves Father Of 4 On Life Support With Fractured Skull
45-year-old father of four, Rafael Reyna, is on life support with a fractured skull after being involved in a fight in the Dodger Stadium parking lot following Friday's extra innings game.
Ugliest Driveway 2019 Contest
Do you have a busted, destroyed, cracked, and otherwise "UGLY" driveway? Enter our UGLIEST Driveway Contest! Snap a photo from April 22nd until May 19th at Midnight, and you could win up to a $5000 driveway makeover from the good people at Buck Brothers Asphalt! One entry per household, and you mus