Forecast: US drought lingering but leveling off
Published 08/16/2012, The Jamestown Sun
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The worst drought in the U.S. in decades may be leveling off or even be easing ever so slightly in some lucky locales, federal weather forecasters announced Thursday in a report of little comfort for farmers and ranchers who already have begun tallying this year's losses.Word count: 868
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