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Mauer Leads Voting

 Twins catcher Joe Mauer still leads his position in the latest update for American League All-Star voting.  Mauer leads Baltimore Orioles backstop Matt Wieters by just over 500-thousand votes.  Former Twins outfielder Torii Hunter slipped from third in the outfield down to fourth.  The All-Star Game is July 16th at Citi Field, home of the New York Mets.

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No Special Session for South Dakota Education

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The call for a special session of the South Dakota legislature has failed.

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Governor Addresses Camp for Gifted Students

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South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard told students at the wrap up of the “Governors Camp” at USD in Vermillion today that their future is bright, but they have to make good choices.

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Wheat Quality Tour Shows Bumper Yields

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The Wheat Quality Council’s Spring Wheat Tour wrapped up yesterday afternoon and the results indicated the Dakotas could be looking…

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Iowa Senator Calls for Review of JBS Acquisition

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley wants the U.S. Justice Department’s Anti Trust Division to review the proposed acquisition by JBS of Cargill Pork.