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Growing UNL

University of Nebraska-Lincoln will have to make improvements to its campus if it wants to grow….

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Public Health Risks Caused By Immigrants

A study shows immigrants have lower health care expenditures than….

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Lewis and Clark Regional Water Project

It is another quiet summer for the Lewis & Clark Regional Water Project.

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Scandals Draw Attention away from Presidential Agenda

The Obama Administration has had a series of scandals and controversy divert time and attention away from the President’s agenda.

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Education Funding Formula Study Committee to Meet in Pierre

The Education Funding Formula Study Committee of the South Dakota legislature will hold its first meeting tomorrow in Pierre.

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A Difference in Whistle Blowers

A University of Nebraska-Lincoln law professor says there’s a difference in whistleblowers

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Reaching An Agreement On Medicaid

Nebraska lawmakers were unable to reach any agreement on expanding Medicaid coverage….

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Interest Rate Deadline Approaching

If Congress takes no action before the end of the month, the interest rate on….

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Food Insecurity Felt Across Country

A report says over one hundred three thousand South Dakotans don’t always know where their….

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Lowest Cost of Living In The U.S.

A report from the US Commerce Department says South Dakota has the lowest cost….

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Wanted: Marina Operator

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The current lease for the operation of the marina at the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area is set to expire at the end of this year, and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is looking for someone interested in taking over.

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Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

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Before adjourning earlier this month, Congress passed another short term transportation bill. That bill continues the bulk of funding for highway construction projects across the country, but only until next spring.

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District 40 Candidates Debate

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The two candidates for the District 40 Senate seat in the Nebraska Unicameral debated this week in Hartington.

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Raise For Social Security Recipients

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Folks on Social Security will see a one point seven percent increase in their benefits starting on January first.

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Group Studies Iowa Businesses

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A group that seeks to place women in top jobs has announced plans for a first-of-its-kind study of the state's businesses.