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Employment At Record High

Employment and workforce numbers are both at record highs in South Dakota and those trends are expected to continue.

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Hunhoff Returns From Morocco

State Representative Bernie Hunhoff of Yankton was among a group of lawmakers from across the country who attended an international legislative conference in Morocco.

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South Dakota Tops For Business

A recent poll on the cable network “CNBC” put South Dakota at number one for business in their “Top States for Business 2013” list.

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Thune OK With Senate Primary

South Dakota republicans will have a Senate primary next June.

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Noem Calls Split Farm Bill A Start

South Dakota Congresswoman Kristi Noem said it is a start.

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Water System May Receive Drip Of Funding

The Lewis & Clark Regional Water System is closer to at least a little more federal funding.

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Heinemann Hopes For Results From Committee

Members of the Nebraska Tax Modernization Committee have held their first session…a work session, a primer on taxes.

Steve King

King Says No To Immigration Bill

Iowa Congressman Steve King is leading opposition to the push to pass some sort of immigration reform through the U.S. House.

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Voter Registration Forms To Be Changed

An edit has been ordered on new Iowa voter registration forms.

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Flood Stays Out Of Race

Former Nebraska Legislative Speaker Mike Flood says he considered getting back in the race for governor after his wife’s health improved

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Record Year for Land Sales in Yankton County

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Yankton County saw a record level of land sales in 2015.

5 hours ago in Local

Minnesota Home Sales Up in 2015

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2015 was a good year to sell a home in Minnesota.

6 hours ago in Local

Minnesota Could Play Role in “Super Tuesday” Voting

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Voters in Minnesota could play a part in this year's Presidential nominating race.

6 hours ago in Local

Iowa State Treasurer Pitches Retirement Plan

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Iowa's treasurer is pitching a plan to provide private sector workers with a retirement account.

6 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Senators Spar Over Medicaid Expansion

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A state senator pushing to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act asserts Nebraska needs to drop its opposition.