| Dec 15, 2012
| 7:15 PM
ISLE OF WIGHT – Surrounded by surf and sand, Jimmy Oliver thought about cotton.
As he vacationed on the Outer Banks in late 2011, the Isle of Wight County farmer said he mapped out where he would plant his 2012 cotton crop. Beginning on a sunny,...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 8:22 PM
This Howard County movie has played before: the County Council considering laws to restrict rural land development, farmers staging a tractor parade protesting what they see as an attack on their property values, public officials saying preservation...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 8:13 PM
PRAIRIE CITY, Iowa — It would be easy to pass by the small, white building with its red-trimmed windows. After all, the cafe is dwarfed by the nearby grain elevators and the Prairie City water tower.
Yet the often-crowded gravel lot, where BMWs...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:11 PM
Marge Cissel is pressing her right index finger into the cover of a white loose-leaf binder containing a new state law limiting the use of septic systems, urging restricted development rights for some farm property. She's had the binder for months now,...
| Oct 24, 2012
WMW viewer tip helps catch accused armed serial robber
UPDATE: The Department of Corrections Southwest Community Response Unit, U.S. Marshals and Tacoma Police arrested the serial 'Pizza Joint Perp' Tuesday afternoon in Tacoma.
Acting on a tip from a...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 5:02 PM
NEW ORLEANS -- Football Commissioner Roger Goodell upheld suspensions for four current and former New Orleans Saints players accused of taking part in a three-year "bounty" program, but he reduced the terms for two former team members, the NFL announced...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 2:15 PM
The NFL handed out modified suspensions Tuesday to four players involved in the New Orleans Saints’ alleged bounty program.
Linebacker Scott Fujita, who now plays for Cleveland, saw his suspension reduced from three games to one. The suspension...
| Oct 26, 2012
After taking lessons in driving a school bus and a Segway, a farm tractor sounds pretty mundane.
Luckily for Robb Westaby, his training session at Klackle Orchards only involved driving in one gear and slowing pulling one of the farm's two 'pumpkin...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:02 PM
The Lehigh Valley impact of Hurricane Sandy intensified Wednesday with the reports of two more storm-related deaths.
Also on Wednesday, 41,000 of the region's homes and businesses that lost power in the storm had electricity restored. But about 160,000...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:01 PM
The Lehigh Valley's recovery from superstorm Sandy seemed to be proceeding slowly but surely on Wednesday, with streets coming to life and the area's electric utilities saying most power would be restored by the end of the weekend.
But the return to...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 6:39 PM
Investigators have identified three people killed in a horrific accident involving a combine and a van in Tippecanoe County.
It happened just before 5 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of State Road 25 and County Road 800 South.
According to a...