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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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Virgin Galactic spaceship crashes during test flight

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A passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic has crashed.

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Walmart ups ante on holiday shopping

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Starting Saturday, Walmart will do whatever it takes to rope in holiday shoppers however they want to buy.

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District 17 Candidates Discuss Workforce Development

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As several industries in communities throughout the state struggle to fill skilled positions, workforce development has gained increased attention in…

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Gas drops below $3 for first time in 4 years

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Prices at the pump are plunging, thanks mainly to falling oil prices.