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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

Nebraska Tackles Georgia

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Nebraska takes on 22nd-ranked Georgia in the Gator Bowl today.

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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

Hawkeyes Face LSU

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Iowa and LSU clash today in the Outback Bowl from Tampa, Florida.

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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

USD Women Outscore Valpo

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Raeshel Contreras’ 19 points and Tia Hemiller’s 16 points led six Coyotes to score eight or more points as the South Dakota women’s basketball team topped the Valparaiso Crusaders 81-70 on Tuesday.

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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

Iowa Tops Nebraska

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Iowa looked shaky at times but Hawkeyes coach Fran McCaffery will take the win.

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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

Iowa State Stays Unbeaten

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Iowa State capped one of the saddest days in program history with a reminder of why its future looks so bright.

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Wednesday, January 1, 201401/01/2014

Former Cyclone Coach Dies

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Former Iowa State men’s basketball coach Johnny Orr has died at the age of 86.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Tax Credit Ending

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The Production Tax Credit, used for renewable energy project like wind turbines, will expire tomorrow, but South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson says he will attempt to extend it.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Flat Year For Yankton Economy

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Carmen Schramm, Executive Director of the Yankton Area Chamber of Commerce, says 2013 was pretty flat for business and growth.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Bankers Push For Tax Changes

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Bankers across South Dakota will continue meeting with local governments, presenting their case for tax reform that would increase taxes paid by credit unions and the Farm Credit System.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Hawks, Huskers Open Big 10

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Iowa is now ranked 22nd in the country and opens Big Ten play tonight at home against Nebraska.

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Farm Bureau Calls Judge’s Ruling A Win

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Late last week a Judge ruled Nebraska must pay Kansas $ 5 million in a dispute involving overuse of irrigation…

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Ag Secretaries Tout TPA for President

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Eight secretaries of agriculture have teamed up to show their support for granting the President Trade Promotion Authority. Ag Secretary…

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Feds clear officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

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The decision in the Aug. 9 shooting had been expected, in part because of the high legal standard needed for a federal civil rights prosecution.

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Supreme Court divided over Obamacare challenge

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Justices appeared divided on ideological lines as the court heard a second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law.

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Search On For Workers

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The main mission of Yankton Area Progressive Growth over the years was to recruit new businesses to move and bring jobs to the area.