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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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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Timberwolves Fall At Home

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Shawn Marion went off for 32 points and six rebounds as the Mavericks held off the Timberwolves, 100-98, at the Target Center.

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Tuesday, December 31, 201312/31/2013

Vikings Fire Frazier

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The Vikings are carrying on without head coach Leslie Frazier.

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Tuition Freeze Deai In Doubt

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Republicans in the Iowa House have voted to try to change the terms of a deal that would freeze in-state tuition for students at Iowa, Iowa State and U-N-I this fall.

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More Testimony On “Hush Money”

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An official from the Iowa state agency under fire for confidential settlements that included “hush money” for laid off workers…

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Nebraska Water Bill Becomes Law

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Legislation that grew out of the work of the Nebraska Water Sustainability Task Force last year has been signed into law by Governor Dave Heineman.

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Calls for peace at Kansas shooting memorial

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The scene of a hate crime just days ago became the setting for tears, prayers and calls for peace.

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Obama budget plan would boost U.S. tax revenue, cut deficits

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The Congressional Budget Office says the 2015 budget could boost tax revenues while slashing deficits by $1.05 trillion.