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Monday, August 12, 201308/12/2013

Fischer Happy To Be Home

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

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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.

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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