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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 ….

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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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Governor Says Iowa In Good Financial Shape

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says while the state is in pretty good financial shape, that could change quickly.

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BCBS Rejects Deal

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska rejected the latest proposal by CHI Health as a way to end a contract dispute.

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Negotiators Far Apart

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Negotiators for the State of Iowa presented a contract proposal that differs greatly from the one submitted earlier this month by the largest state employees' union.

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No Charges For Corrections Officials

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Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning says the special legislative committee reviewing what went wrong in Corrections that led to the miscalculation of hundreds of prison sentences failed to stay focused.

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Zebra Mussel Found in Lewis & Clark Lake

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One adult zebra mussel has been found in Lewis and Clark Lake, giving the lake a "suspect" status for contamination.