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In accordance with Chapter 7 section 759.5(a) of the Consolidated Farm and Rural Development Act, U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack designated eight Nebraska counties as a primary natural disaster area due to drought.

According to the U.S. Drought Monitor, 18 Nebraska counties have suffered during the recent growing season from a drought intensity value of D2 ­(drought-severe), D3 (drought-extreme) or D4 (drought-exceptional) for eight or more consecutive weeks.

Affected Nebraska counties designated as primary include Chase, Hayes, Keith, Perkins, Frontier, Hitchcock, Lincoln and Red Willow.

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Holyoke Enterprise December 4, 2014