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South Dakota Adds To Rainy Day Fund

The State of South Dakota ended the fiscal year with another surplus, putting twenty four million dollars into….

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SDSU Cookies ‘n’ Cream named best ice cream treat in S.D.

Since the ’70s, the origin of Cookies ‘n’ Cream ice cream has been debated….

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Parasite Cases Continue To Rise

State health departments in Iowa and Nebraska are tracking an outbreak of cyclosporiasis….

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Funding Cuts For Highway 20

Officials in northwest Iowa say after decades of planning and construction, completing the conversion of Highway 20…

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Grants For Planting Trees

Towns and cities across Nebraska are eligible to apply for a grant program dedicated to trees…

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One Killed in Single Vehicle Accident

Early yesterday morning, Yankton Police responded to a car in Marne Creek…

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South Dakota’s Workforce Grows

The Legislative Planning Committee took an extensive look at the state of the workforce in South Dakota at their meeting….

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Wind Energy Development In South Dakota

While wind energy development has been at a standstill in the state for the last few years, that may change…

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More Money Than Expected in Nebraska

The State of Nebraska finished the last fiscal year on a strong surge, with tax revenue for the year….

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Searching For Sturgeon

The search for young palid sturgeon in the Missouri River continues….

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Minnesota Legislature Continues Budget Discussion

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Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.

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Emerald Ash Borer Found in Dallas County

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Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.

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Nebraska Continues Death Penalty Debate

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Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.

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Bill to Repeal Mandatory Prison Sentences Passes Nebraska Legislature

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Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.

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Red Cross Takes Fire Prevention To Homes

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The American Red Cross recently made a few house calls in Yankton.