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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

NPPC Wants Rewrite Of COOL Rule Thrown Out

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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

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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

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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

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A schedule is now set for another season of Jackrabbit basketball

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Coyotes Add Assistant

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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

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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.

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Thursday, September 5, 201309/05/2013

Vikings Near Season Opener

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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

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

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Wednesday, September 4, 201309/04/2013

Chamber Leader Opposes Minimum Wage Increase

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Dave Owen, President of the South Dakota Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says the minimum wage should be set at the federal level.

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Wednesday, September 4, 201309/04/2013

Committee Wraps Up Hearings

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The Domestic Abuse Study Committee of the South Dakota Legislature holds their final scheduled meeting of the summer interim in Pierre.

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Juror questioning to resume in Boston Marathon bombing trial

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Many prospective jurors said they could not be impartial because they already believe Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty.

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U.S. pediatricians oppose legal pot

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Despite some states allowing recreational and medical use of marijuana, pediatricians say the substance should remain – for the most part – illegal.

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RMA Official Says APH Yield Exclusion A Big Change

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The new farm bill provide some new crop insurance options that will benefit farmers. Mike Alston is Associate Administrator with…

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South Dakota Senator Wants WOTUS Withdrawn

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Next month, Congress will be taking a look at a proposed rule by EPA that many lawmakers oppose. The February…

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Thune: Climate Change Cures Worse Than Problems

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During his State of the Union speech, President Obama pointed to climate change as the “greatest threat to the future,” due to increasing temperatures and sea levels.