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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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Water Management Policy is the Focus in Pierre Today

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The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature is meeting to discuss water management policy.

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Grand jury reaches decision in Michael Brown shooting

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An announcement on whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is expected this afternoon.

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Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

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Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Prison Delays May Cause Legal Action

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Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.

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Officials Say Power Transmission Line Would be Good For Nebraska

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Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.