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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

NCBA Issues Statement On Feed Additive Decision By Tyson

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Last week, Tyson decided not to process beef that had been given the feed additive Zilmax. Following that decision the…

Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Iowa Governor’s Charity Steer Show A Success

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It was another successful Governor’s Charity Steer Show at the Iowa State Fair on Saturday.  The show started in 1983…

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Rail Line Purchase Questioned

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South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has filed a petition with the Surface Transportation Board raising questions about the purchase of the Dakota, Minnesota and Eastern Railroad by the Canadian Pacific.

Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

South Dakota Farm Bureau Shares Governor’s Rail Concerns

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  South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has filed a petition with the Surface Transportation Board raising questions about the acquisition…

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Subsidies For Liquor Licenses To Be Discussed

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The Yankton City Commission will talk about their options for subsidizing full service liquor licenses.

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Animal Ag Alliance Concerned About Efforts To Repeal Anti Terrorism Law

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The New York City Bar Association is expected to vote today on a measure to encourage the ABA to ask…

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

City Commission To Discuss Lock Boxes

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The Yankton City Commission will talk about expanding a city ordinance that could lead to more key lock boxes on apartments and businesses.

John Thune

Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Thune Supports Defunding ACA

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South Dakota Senator John Thune says he supports the goals of the three Senators who want to defund the act.

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

National Health Week

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This is “National Health Center Week,” a time for community health centers across the state to highlight the services they provide and reach out to the communities they serve.

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Twins Win Series

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The Twins completed another winning road trip Sunday.

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LSP Analysis Shows Corporations Profiting From Crop Insurance

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A new analysis released this week by the Land Stewardship Project shows that corporations are benefitting from federal crop insurance…

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Honeybee Keepers Getting USDA Emergency Aid

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Close to 2500 applicants will receive disaster assistance aid through USDA’s Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees and Farm Raised Fish.…

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Judges overturn gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

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U.S. judges overturned measures that voters approved a decade ago in both socially conservative Southern states.

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Rounds Prepares To Take Office

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South Dakota Senator-elect Mike Rounds is in the process of hiring staff, and finding office space both in South Dakota and Washington.

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Biodiesel Board Pushing For Tax Extenders Legislation

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There’s been no movement yet in the Lame Duck Congress on the tax extender’s legislation. Some Senators have indicated it…