Senator Durbin Working With Soybean Growers Amid Tough Planting Season

Washington D.C. (KTRS) U.S. Senator from Illinois Dick Durbin is working with soybean growers in the wake of a tough planting season. The Senator met with the Illinois Soybean Association yesterday to discuss crop conditions, biodiesel markets, lock and dam upgrades, and Chinese tariffs. Durbin said, “Our soybean farmers are facing many challenges, and I…

University of Mississippi student charged in Ally Kostial’s death

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Police have arrested a University of Mississippi student from Texas, saying he killed a female Ole Miss student from St. Louis.. Lafayette County Sheriff’s Major Alan Wilburn says 22-year-old Brandon A. Theesfeld is charged with murder in the death of Alexandria “Ally” Kostial. A 21-year-old from St. Louis, Kostial was found…