Farmers suffer in extreme drought

Keith Martz surveys the corn at his farm in bluegrass Iowa, where drought has hurt this year’s crop.PUBLISHED IN THE AUSTRALIAN NEWSPAPER, SEPTEMBER 3KEITH Martz is the fourth generation of his family to toil in the fields of Bluegrass, Iowa, and the drought...

The hunt returns to wolf country

Gerald Tyler lives up at Ely, northern Minnesota, a town of about 3,500 people just shy of the Canadian border. It’s wilderness country, canoe country, and, most controversially, wolf country.Tyler is a retired property developer who put himself through law school,...