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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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Plenty of Jobs in Agriculture

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A report recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows there are plenty of jobs in ag-related fields.

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Nebraska Attorney General Questions Death Penalty Repeal

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Attorney General Doug Peterson is raising questions about the legality of a section of the death penalty repeal law passed by the legislature.

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Crash Rates Highest for Teens

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A new study finds almost two-thirds of people injured or killed in crashes involving a teen driver are people -other- than the teen behind the wheel.

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Nebraska Lawmakers Override Governor Again

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State legislators have overriden Governor Pete Ricketts again to pave the way for youth brought into the country illegally to apply for Nebraska driver's licenses.

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Minnesota Groups Supports Waters of the US Rule

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A final rule to clarify which water bodies fall under regulations of the Clean Water Act has been released by the EPA.