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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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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.

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Economist Questions Economic Report

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A recent report that shows the best and worst taxpayer return on investment places Nebraska at number two. Creighton University…

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Executive Director Needed For LRC

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The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature meets again today in Pierre. They are in the process of looking…

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Talks With Railroads Continue

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The Surface Transportation Board held a hearing in Washington last week.