OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Climate experts say the drought affecting more than half of the nation will persist in the Great Plains and West through the spring and spread over more of California, Texas and Florida.
CLAY CENTER, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska farmers are being advised to plan for another growing season of drought.
Nebraska would need about 100-inches of snow this winter to bring the area out of drought conditions.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Businesses that move products on the Mississippi River continue to seek the government's help as the river approaches historic lows.