Local

Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Pacific Northwest Port Strike Escalates

In Agriculture

  The labor strike in the Port of Vancouver, Washington could threaten transportation of Midwestern grain during the harvest.  Mike…

Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

National Pork Board Ironing Out Budget This Week

In Agriculture

National Pork Board members are meeting in Des Moines this week ironing out their budget for the coming year. That…

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

NPPC Wants Rewrite Of COOL Rule Thrown Out

In Agriculture

The fight over the rewrite of Country of Origin Labeling is lodged in the courts with a decision on a…

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Little Change In Iowa Bird Count

In News

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources roadside survey shows little change in the number of pheasants found along Iowa roadways.

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Grand Bargain Is No Bargain

In News

Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry doesn’t see President Obama’s “grand bargain” as a bargain at all.

Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Jacks Release Schedule

In Sports

A schedule is now set for another season of Jackrabbit basketball

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Coyotes Add Assistant

In Sports

South Dakota head women’s basketball coach Amy Williams has announced the hiring of Joshua Hutchinson as assistant coach.

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Astros Walkoff Twins

In Sports

Trevor Crowe singled in the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Astros prevailed over the Twins 6-5 at Minute Maid Park.

Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Vikings Near Season Opener

In Sports

The Vikings continue to gear up for their regular season opener on Sunday in Detroit against the Lions.

South Dakota

Wednesday, September 4, 201309/04/2013

Pearson Named To Head Department

In News

Governor Dennis Daugaard has appointed Gloria Pearson of Yankton to head up the Department of Human Services.

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