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DTN Editors' Notebook
Greg D. Horstmeier DTN Editor-in-Chief
Wed Mar 19, 2014 10:37 AM CDT

We don't pat ourselves on the back very much around here. This news business is a roller coaster of the good and the not so good, so you learn to not dwell too long on the peaks or the valleys. Plus, my paternal grandmother often sternly reminded me of the old adage "Pride goeth before a fall."

At the risk of that fall, I do want to take a moment to note that the DTN newsroom recently received a coveted Jesse H. Neal Award for News for our coverage of the aftermath of the tragic fertilizer explosion in West, Texas, ...

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