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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

NCBA Responds To Contractor Removal Challenge

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  The National Cattlemen’s Beef Association has been criticized for being involved in a lawsuit to get rid of Country…

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Farmers Union Seeks To Intervene In COOL Lawsuit

In Agriculture

Attorneys for four groups including National Farmers Union have filed court documents seeking to intervene in the Country of Origin…

Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Grain And Feed Association Wants Canadian Pacific To Honor Committments

In Agriculture

South Dakota Grain and Feed Association directors are applauding Governor Daugaard’s efforts to insure that the pending sale of the…

Football

Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Morningside Tops Rankings

In Sports

National runner-up Morningside (Iowa) begins the 2013 season as the No. 1 ranked team in the 2013 NAIA Football Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 Poll.

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Albers Tosses Shutout

In Sports

Andrew Albers may be for real.

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Twins Welcome Ramirez Return

In Sports

The Minnesota Twins have reinstated outfielder Wilkin Ramirez from the disabled list after missing 69 games with concussion problems.

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

T-Wolves Want Center Back

In Sports

The Minnesota Timberwolves are working on re-signing restricted free agent Nikola Pekovic.

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Tuesday, August 13, 201308/13/2013

Cyclones Selling Out

In Sports

If you wanted season tickets for Iowa State University football, you’re now out of luck.

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Research Center Formed

In News

The Board of Regents during their meeting last week approved the creation of the Iowa Nutrient Research Center that’ll be headquartered at Iowa State University in Ames.

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Fischer Happy To Be Home

In News

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer says it’s good to be back in Nebraska during the August break from Washington.

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the biggest headlines this week and the stories you may have missed.

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Soldier arrested for carrying assault rifle in NC mall

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A Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a mall after appearing with an assault rifle.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

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Drunk Boating Monitored

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Law enforcement officers were scattered around Iowa last weekend monitoring lakes and rivers for drunk boaters as part of the national Operation Dry Water campaign.