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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.

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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13 hours ago in Local

Dairy Overlay District May Come Soon to Yankton

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The Yankton County Commission will host a public meeting this week to talk about forming a dairy overlay district.

15 hours ago in Local

Yankton Tax Revenues Dropped in April

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One of the most watched revenue indicators for the City of Yankton is slowing a bit.

16 hours ago in Local

Trans Canada Plans to Replace Sections of Keystone Crude Oil Pipeline

A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota November 14, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

Later this summer and into the fall, crews from Trans Canada will be digging up, and replacing sections of the Keystone crude oil pipeline.

3 days ago in Local

PPRC Hosting Meetings on Eminent Domain

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The group called the Private Property Rights Coalition (PPRC) is hosting free informational meetings on the eminent domain process

3 days ago in Local

Nebraska Senator Fischer Opposes Third Party Support

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Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer says she remains opposed to any effort to promote a third party candidate for president.