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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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South Dakota Democrats Talk Medicaid Expansion

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Medicaid expansion continues to be on the South Dakota legislative agenda.

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House Education Committee Repeals Foundation Funding

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The South Dakota House Education Committee voted to repeal the foundation funding legislation.

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Lots Of Lobbying On Gas Tax Proposal

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One Iowa State Senator says the lobbying has been intense as the legislature prepares to take up a proposal to increase the state gas tax.

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Sioux Falls Flood Map Discussed

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South Dakota’s Congressional delegation met with the Federal Emergency Management Agency this week to talk about new flood maps for the City of Sioux Falls.

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More Money Requested For Higher Education

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South Dakota legislators will again be asked to provide higher funding levels for the higher education system.