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SD License Tag Terminal Online in Yankton

The SD Department of Revenue has placed a self service license tag terminal in Hy Vee in Yankton.

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School Board In Planning Process

The Yankton School District is in the midst of a strategic planning process, with the goal of a long range plan.

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South Dakota Residents Losing Health Policies

South Dakota Senator John Thune says they are starting to hear from people who have had their individual insurance policies cancelled under terms of the Affordable Care Act.

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Noem: ACA Problems Bigger Than Website

Complaints of cancelled insurance policies led President Obama to announce those policies could be continued for one more year.

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Black Friday To Arrive Early

A number of national retail chains have decided to open their “Black Friday” sales earlier by starting on Thanksgiving. Some as early as 6am on that Thursday.

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Heat Assistance Still Available

Payments for heat assistance are flowing out to low income households.

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Petition Counting Continues

The verification process is underway that could lead to two initiated measure going on next November’s ballot in South Dakota.

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School Board Plans Improvements

The Yankton School Board approved a “design build” project that will replace and upgrade heating and cooling units in a number of buildings.

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Bankers Lobby On Tax Issues

Bankers around the state will be meeting with local governments to talk about taxes that are not being paid by credit unions and Farm Credit Services.

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AP on Ethanol; Details…

AP has released a story critical of ethanol and it’s environmental impacts.

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PDR Disabled You Deer Hunt Looks For Disabled Children

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The PDR Disabled Youth Deer Hunt is looking for disabled adolescents to attend a free whitetail deer hunt.

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Gov Dayton Says Clinton is Best Qualified for President

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at New York University's Kaufman Management Center

Featuring: Hillary Clinton
Where: New York City, New York, United States
When: 24 Jul 2015
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has maintained support for Presumptive Democratic Nominee, Hillary Clinton

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Epidemiologist Warns of Ticks Over Memorial Day Weekend

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With Memorial Day weekend just ahead, thousands of Nebraskans will be heading out on their first camping trips of the season -- and they'll need to take precautions against ticks.

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Iowa Police Chief Retires

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Officials in Iowa City will be looking for a new police chief. Sam Hargadine on Monday announced his retirement, effective June 30.

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Dairy Overlay District May Come Soon to Yankton

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The Yankton County Commission will host a public meeting this week to talk about forming a dairy overlay district.