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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.

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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

In Sports

The Twins completed another winning road trip Sunday.

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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Royals Add Carroll

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The Kansas City Royals have added infield depth by making a trade with the Minnesota Twins for Jamey Carroll.

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Tuition Freeze Deai In Doubt

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Republicans in the Iowa House have voted to try to change the terms of a deal that would freeze in-state tuition for students at Iowa, Iowa State and U-N-I this fall.

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More Testimony On “Hush Money”

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An official from the Iowa state agency under fire for confidential settlements that included “hush money” for laid off workers…

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Nebraska Water Bill Becomes Law

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Legislation that grew out of the work of the Nebraska Water Sustainability Task Force last year has been signed into law by Governor Dave Heineman.

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Calls for peace at Kansas shooting memorial

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The scene of a hate crime just days ago became the setting for tears, prayers and calls for peace.

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Obama budget plan would boost U.S. tax revenue, cut deficits

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The Congressional Budget Office says the 2015 budget could boost tax revenues while slashing deficits by $1.05 trillion.