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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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Midwestern Economy Down From August

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The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group released the monthly survey of economic indicators throughout the Midwest.

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Minimum Wage Increase Would Affect More Than Minimum Wage Workers

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A recent analysis of an increase in the minimum wage finds that workers making more than minimum wage could also see upward pressure on their income.

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South Dakota Infant Death Rate Down in 2013

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The number of babies that died during their first year of life was down in 2013.

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El Nino Could Mean More Winter Moisture

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South Dakota State Climatologist Dennis Todey says the coming winter could be a wet one with milder temperatures.

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Changes To Iowa Snap Program

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It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.