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Water Treatment

Water Rates Will Go Up Significantly

The proposed location of a new water treatment plant drew most of the comments…

David Young

Young Formally Announces Candidacy

Senator Chuck Grassley’s chief of staff hopes to join Grassley in the U.S. Senate. David Young formally announced his candidacy…

Dave Heineman

Heineman Makes No Apologies For Cuts

The Nebraska State Auditor’s Office will operate with less money the next two years after ….

Debt

Investigating Debt Collectors

Iowa Attorney General is leading a multi-state investigation of banks and other businesses….

South Dakota Capitol

South Dakota Vets Home

South Dakota legislators will be asked to approve up to ten million dollars in state funding to….

SDSU

“Impact 2018″ Plan

Development is well under way for the next five year plan at South Dakota State University….

Money Dollars

Sequestration Shrinks Debt

The Congressional Budget Office says the federal deficit is on track to shrink to….

Education Pencils

Education Funding Study

The interim education funding study committee of the South Dakota legislature will hold its first meeting….

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Gas Prices Going Down Slowly

Gas prices in South Dakota shot up just before the Memorial Day weekend.

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Gas Prices on the Way Down

The pain at the gas pump for Minnesotans is easing just a bit.

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The City of Yankton’s Sales Taxes Have Turned Around

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After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.

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Wanted: Marina Operator

Boater

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

Road Construction

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.