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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Pressler Announces Senate Bid

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Former South Dakota Senator Larry Pressler made it official last week by announcing he will run as an independent for the seat he held for three terms.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Warmer Weather In Our Future?

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Despite the brutally cold conditions expected this weekend into next week, there could be a warming trend later this month.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

SDSU Women Run Over By Irish

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Four players scored in double figures for No. 2 Notre Dame (12-0) in a 94-51 win over South Dakota State (9-7) Thursday in women’s basketball.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Coyotes Snap Losing Skid

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The University of South Dakota found a new hero as the Coyotes earned a home victory Thursday.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Vikings Face Off Field Issues

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Former Vikings punter Chris Kluwe says he was released by the team before the season for his outspoken support of gay marriage.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Jacks Have Postponement

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Weather conditions in the Northeast forced South Dakota State and Buffalo to postpone the men’s basketball game scheduled for Jan. 3 in New York.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Wild Run Wild

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Marco Scandella, Jason Pominville and Jason Zucker all scored in the second period as the Wild cruised past the Sabres 4-1 at The X.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Economy Continues Improvement

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For a second straight month, the Mid-America Business Conditions Index is moving up.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Education Funding To Be An Issue

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A package of bills from the interim Education Funding Committee has been pre-filed ahead of the 2014 South Dakota legislative session.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Higher Crime Numbers In South Dakota

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Crime statistics released by the FBI show a jump in several levels of serious incidents in South Dakota.

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Obama to Republicans: ‘Stop being mad all the time’

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The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."

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Sugar tax could be coming to your soda

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A lawmaker will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda, the latest bid to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.

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U.S. economy bounces back in second quarter

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Economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, bolstering views for a stronger performance in the last six months of the year.

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Waste Water Rates Are Due to Change

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With a new water treatment plant in the works, the City of Yankton will be changing rates to fund the loan needed to make changes.

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Avera Medical Group is Offering State Employees Options

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The new state health care plan has South Dakota state employees worried about their out of pocket costs for certain…