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.
Omaha Public Works has 70 to 80 trucks in residential areas, clearing snow and ice after last week’s snow storm.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Light snow is expected to hit most of Iowa and parts of Nebraska as both states recover from a powerful storm last week.
OPPD says all customers who lost power during Wednesday's snow storm now have it restored.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Most of U.S. Interstate 80 in Nebraska remains closed as blowing snow has drastically cut visibility.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Residents across eastern Nebraska and western Iowa should prepare for the season's first significant snow later this week, with weather forecasters calling for up to half a foot of snow and gusty winds.
The time to prepare for winter driving is now, before the first flakes hit the ground.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Businesses that move products on the Mississippi River continue to seek the government's help as the river approaches historic lows.
Continued drought conditions in the Missouri River basin mean water releases from Gavins Point Dam in South Dakota will be at the minimum level this winter.