Drought reignites Dust Bowl fears

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March 23, 2009

Elkhart, Kan.• This empty stretch of prairie, broken only by the stony ruins of a long-demolished basement, is where Floyd Coen learned that you can eat tumbleweeds if you have to. The basement, today just a ring of rocks around a pool of sand, was where his family lived in the 1930s,..