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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…

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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….

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“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….

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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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Plenty of Jobs in Agriculture

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A report recently released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows there are plenty of jobs in ag-related fields.

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Nebraska Attorney General Questions Death Penalty Repeal

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Attorney General Doug Peterson is raising questions about the legality of a section of the death penalty repeal law passed by the legislature.

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Crash Rates Highest for Teens

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A new study finds almost two-thirds of people injured or killed in crashes involving a teen driver are people -other- than the teen behind the wheel.

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Nebraska Lawmakers Override Governor Again

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State legislators have overriden Governor Pete Ricketts again to pave the way for youth brought into the country illegally to apply for Nebraska driver's licenses.

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Minnesota Groups Supports Waters of the US Rule

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A final rule to clarify which water bodies fall under regulations of the Clean Water Act has been released by the EPA.