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June Weather Wrap up

June turned out to be a mild and wet month.

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Funding For L&C Regional Water System

South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson says that funding for the Lewis and Clark Regional Water System passed…

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Cooler And Drier Forcast

After a brief period of warm and thunder stormy days, it looks like the first week of…

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Regional Watershed Task Force To Meet

The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature will hold a two day meeting…

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New Superintendent in Yankton

While the official start date was July first, new Yankton School Superintendent Dr. Wayne Kindle….

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Court Strikes Down DOMA

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer says she believes the Supreme Court handed down limited rulings….

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IT Jobs In High Demand

For Nebraskans just out of high school and still haven’t decided what career field to enter….

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Catching Intoxicated Boaters

Iowa Department of Natural Resource officials are stepping up efforts to catch intoxicated boaters….

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Flood Means Changes To River

Wild life researchers who have been working on the Missouri River for a numbers of years are seeing major changes following the 2011 floods.

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Too Much Efficiency May Cost Utilities

State utility regulators are discovering a delicate balance between energy efficiency and costs.

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Thune Offers Alternative To FCC Net Regulations

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The Federal Communication Commission voted three to two to issue new rules that would attempt to regulate the operations of the internet.

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Positives Seen In New Internet rules

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The Federal Communications Commission has passed new rules that seek to put some regulations on the internet.

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Loophole In Iowa’s Underage Drinking Law

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For the third year in a row prosecutors are urging legislators to deal with an "oops" in Iowa's underage drinking law.

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Speed Limit Increase Clears Committee

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A bill that would raise the speed limit to 75 miles an hour on many miles of interstate highways in Iowa has cleared its first hurdle in the state senate.

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Push For Constitutional Convention

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Nebraska lawmakers will be asked by representatives of the “Convention of States Project” to join their effort to change portions of the U-S Constitution.