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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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Committee Will Study Roads And Bridges

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The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature voted to have a summer study committee look at roads and bridges in the state.

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More Cedar County, NE Voters Able To Vote By Mail

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Over half of the voters in Cedar County (Nebraska) will now be able to mail in their ballots for the May 13th primary.

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Education To Be Studied Again

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The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature has decided to have another summer study of education in the state.

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Confusion Over Farm Program Sign Up

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The spring planting season is underway and local U-S-D-A Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices are getting calls from farmers, asking…

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Bill Would Protect Whistleblowers

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Key Democrats in the Iowa Senate are pressing forward with a bill that would forbid confidential settlements with laid off state workers.