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Improvements To Meridian Bridge

The Yankton City Commission this week agreed to spend about nine thousand dollars to update….

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Borrowers Still Bounced Around

Iowa officials are back in talks with the nation’s top home mortgage companies, seeking better treatment….

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Kids Count In Nebraska

Nebraska moves up in the rankings in the annual Kids Count report, but….

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Issues With Expanding Medicaid

The Medicaid Opportunities and Challenges Task Force is meeting again, this time in…

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Increasing Visitors To State Parks

With the July 4th holiday approaching, and the weather warming up….

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Noise Complaint in Yankton

The Yankton City Commission heard a noise complaint at their meeting last night….

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Higher Water Rates Approved

The Yankton City Commission last night approved higher water rates needed to….

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Gas Prices To Stabilize

Gasoline prices have dropped more than 45-cents a gallon in Nebraska over the past month, but….

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Lathrop Considers Governor Race

State Senator Steve Lathrop of Omaha has been touring the state as he considers entering…

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Unemployment Rate Drops In Iowa

The Iowa unemployment rate dropped for the third straight month in May….

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Two Dead in Northeast Nebraska Crash

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Two people were killed in a head on accident in Cedar County Nebraska.

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Petition Effort To Restore Death Penalty Completed

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A referendum petition drive far exceeded the number of signatures needed to keep the repeal of the death penalty from taking effect...and to force a vote on the issue.

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Authorities Seek To Control Mussels

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Now that growing numbers of zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lewis & Clark Lake, the focus changes to slowing the spread of the invasive animal.

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South Dakota Students Above Average

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A.C.T. scores from last spring’s testing have been released by the South Dakota Department of Education, and the states students continue to score above the national average.

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School Districts Seek Additonal Funding

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A record number of Minnesota school districts -- 66 at last count -- are asking voters to increase property taxes this year so they can construct new buildings.