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Iowa Lawmakers Wrap Up Session

Iowa lawmakers wrapped up the 2013 session last week with a series of compromises on some sticky issues.

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Extending the Debt Ceiling

It appears that Congress will not have to make a decision on extending the debt ceiling for a while…

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Fertilizer Use Questioned

One of the biggest expenses for Iowa farmers is the fertilizer they apply to their cropland.

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Kids Starting Summer Programs

Children across Minnesota will soon be on summer vacation. For the younger ones, that means a transition into a new child care or camp program or attending day care for the first time.

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AARP to Begin Listening Tour

This summer, there will be another chance for South Dakotans to weigh in on the future of Medicare and Social Security.

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Plane Purchase Debated

Budget bills have been advanced to final consideration by the Unicameral, but not until one more round of debate on a proposal to buy a state plane.

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Lawmakers Urged To Fight Crime Early

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Nebraska lawmakers are being urged to invest more early as a way to fight crime down the road.

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Wayne State Registration Still Open

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Students who are thinking of higher education can still register at Wayne State College in Nebraska for the start of classes next month.

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Energy Code Compliance Studied

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The Nebraska Energy Office held a statewide check of the 2009 International Energy

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Noem Weighs In On Highway Bill

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The US House and Senate are debating different versions of a short term fix for highway funding.

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Appropriations Committee To Meet

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The Joint Committee on Appropriations of the South Dakota Legislature will meet Monday in Pierre.