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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

NACD Backs Legislation To Create Transparency In Conservation Litigation

In Agriculture

The National Association of Conservation Districts is backing a pair of bills that will create more transparency in conservation litigation.…

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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

South Dakota Horse Slaughter Proponent Pleased Court Case Advancing

In Agriculture

Parties on both sides of the horse slaughter case want a decision as quickly as possible. Government Attorneys representing USDA…

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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

GPAC Tabs Honorees

In Sports

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced its first weekly football Player of the Week honors for 2013.

Chris Colabello,Joe Vavra

Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Colabello Powers Twins

In Sports

Chris Colabello broke a six-all tie with a grand slam in the top of the ninth inning as the Twins beat the Astros 10-6 from Minute Maid Park.

Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Williams Sits Out

In Sports

Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams remains sidelined with a hyperextended knee.

Football

Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Husker QB OK

In Sports

Taylor Martinez won’t miss any action.

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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Iowa Teams Seek Rebound

In Sports

Iowa is looking to bounce back from a season-opening loss to Northern Illinois

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Monday, September 2, 201309/02/2013

Senator Tours State

In News

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer has spent the month of August hosting listening session throughout the state.

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Monday, September 2, 201309/02/2013

Low Bids Delay Network Sale

In News

Governor Terry Branstad says if the Iowa Communications Network is to be sold, the bids must be about 18 times greater than the bids that were submitted recently.

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Monday, September 2, 201309/02/2013

State Parks Closing

In News

Nearly 30 state parks will close as the Nebraska Game and Parks Board of Commissioners shifts personnel to complete overdue maintenance.

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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

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Soldier arrested for carrying assault rifle in NC mall

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A Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a mall after appearing with an assault rifle.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

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Drunk Boating Monitored

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Law enforcement officers were scattered around Iowa last weekend monitoring lakes and rivers for drunk boaters as part of the national Operation Dry Water campaign.