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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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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Minnesota Farm Bureau Members Lobbying Congress

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…