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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Jacks Get Top Six Rating

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The Jackrabbits continue to get national attention.

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Students Return To USD

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Students will be coming back to the University of South Dakota campus in Vermillion next week to start the fall term.

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Eagle Creek Software Breaks Ground

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The official groundbreaking for Eagle Creek Software Services was held Tuesday in Vermillion.

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Democrats Seek Candidates

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While South Dakota democrats have a Senate candidate in Rick Weiland, they have yet to find anyone to run for Governor or the US House.

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Back To School For Some Area Districts

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School is starting today for many districts in north east Nebraska.

Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

NPPC Wants Trucking Exemption Rule Fixed

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Livestock producers want an exemption for truck drivers carrying pigs and other animals from federal rules requiring rest breaks every…

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Farm Bureau President Pleased TPP Talks Moving Along

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U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman says the Trans Pacific Partnership talks are in their final stages and they’re approaching the…

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Former SD Lawmaker Meets With HSUS On Horse Slaughter

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Former South Dakota legislator Frank Kloucek of Scotland and Watertown livestock producer Bob Mack met recently with HSUS President Wayne…

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

New Weapon In Breast Cancer Battle

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An Iowa doctor is touting the success of a relatively new piece of technology in the fight against breast cancer.

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Wednesday, August 14, 201308/14/2013

Iowa State Ag Secretary Concerned With State’s Crop Conditions

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Iowa crop continue to lag behind normal for maturity.  USDA’s crop progress report showed corn at only 9-percent dough verses…

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Farmer Dies In Combine Accident, Neighbors Respond

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A northwest Iowa farmer died Friday evening in a combine accident on a gravel road and the next morning over three dozen of his neighbors showed up for work in Gene Sitzmann's field.

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Candidates Spar On Obamacare

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In the Nebraska Senate race, there are a few issues that the two major candidates have major disagreements.

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New Jobs For Western Iowa

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he Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board last week approved state incentives for a railcar maintenance facility.

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Fischer Tours Nuke Sites

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Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer has returned to Washington after touring the three nuclear weapon facilities in the United States.

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Suspected Indiana serial killings could go back 20 years

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A man suspected in at least seven slayings of women may have killed other people in the state as far back as 20 years, police say.