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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Gun Facility Planned

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A massive facility that will attract gun enthusiasts across the tri state area is scheduled to open next summer.

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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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School Start Date Bill Tabled in Iowa Legislature

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A bill that would have set "on or after August 23rd" as the school start date in Iowa has been tabled in the Iowa Senate.

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Nebraska Senator Scorned for Comments Against Police

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A Nebraska state senator has called on Senator Ernie Chambers of Omaha to apologize for anti-police remarks made during a committee hearing.

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Police search house of pilot who crashed A320

Police hold media away from the house where Andreas Lubitz lived in Montabaur, Germany, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed with 150 people on board on Tuesday in the French Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

The co-pilot of the airliner that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard, appears to have brought the plane down deliberately.

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PHOTOS: Crash of Germanwings Flight 9525

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All 150 people on board the jet - including three Americans - were killed Tuesday when it crashed in the French Alps.

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Surface Transportation Board Reform Bill Passes Committee

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South Dakota Senator John Thune, chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, praised the committee’s bipartisan passage of his Surface Transportation Board (STB) reform bill.