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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 ….


Investigating Debt Collectors

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

South Dakota Vets Home

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


“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….


Gas Prices Going Down Slowly

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


Gas Prices on the Way Down

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

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SD Blue Ribbon Task Force Differences

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While the final report of the Blue Ribbon Task Force on Education has been delivered to Governor Dennis Daugaard, details of the legislative plan associated with it are still being worked on.

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New Sr James Care Center Dedicated in Yankton

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The newly expanded Avera Sister James Care Center in Yankton was officially dedicated and blessed this week.

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Sioux Center Iowa Recovering from Double Outage

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Power has now been restored to all parts of Sioux Center after an electrical substation blew up early Saturday morning, leaving half the town of 75-hundred without electricity.

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Iowa Clergy Ask Governor Branstad to Re-think Refugee Policy

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A group of Iowa clergy has delivered a letter to Governor Terry Branstad, saying they're praying he will "reject fear and cruelty" and welcome Syrian refugees into the state.

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Yankton City Commission Approves Addition to Water Plant Contract

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The Yankton City Commission approved an additional four hundred twenty thousand dollar contract for design updates on the new water treatment plant.