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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.

Capitol

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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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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NFU Leader Applauds President For Cuba Action

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President Obama has announced a series of executive actions to ease financial restrictions on trade with Cuba. Under the order,…

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Scholarship Program Announced

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Workforce development continues to be a critical issue in South Dakota as employers struggle to find qualified workers to fill skilled positions.

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Ag Property Taxes On Legislative Agenda

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The South Dakota legislature will have to again deal with property taxes on ag land.