• R.F.D. NEWS & VIEWS

    R.F.D. NEWS & VIEWS

    This week’s farm news roundup offers updates on corn and soybean yield estimates for Illinois and perspective on U.S. Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue’s recent visit with farmers in Chenoa….

  • Three little words

    Three little words

    At the beginning of my reporting career, I covered a federal judge hearing a civil suit against National Guardsmen several years after the Kent State killings. The judge refused to…

  • Living the American dream?

    Living the American dream?

    He’s doing his bit to make America great again. Thirsty? In the dark? Need a patriotic pick-me-up? He can help with any or all of those. Just stop by his store. Well, it’s not a…