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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Sargent Returns To SDSU

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A former South Dakota State basketball standout is returning home.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Coyote Women Add Recruit

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South Dakota head women’s basketball coach Amy Williams has ed to announced the signing of Emily Smith from Ocean Springs, Miss., to a national letter of intent.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Twins Lose In KC

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Alex Gordon was 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI to help the Royals pull out a 5-2 win over the Twins to take two of three in Kansas City.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Doumit On The Sidelines

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The Minnesota Twins were expected to place catcher Ryan Doumit on the disabled list with a suspected concussion.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

T-Wolves Rookie Disciplined

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Timberwolves rookie forward Shabazz Muhammad has been sent home from the NBA’s Rookie Transition Program.

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Thursday, August 8, 201308/08/2013

Cyclones In Spotlight

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ESPN announced its college basketball Big Monday 2014 schedule yesterday.

John Thune

Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Republicans Trying To Stop ACA

In News

South Dakota Senator John Thune says republicans feel they are facing a deadline for derailing the Affordable Care Act.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Ethanol Coalition Pleased With RFS Volume Requirements Set By EPA

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  The Environmental Protection Agency has released the final Renewable Volume Obligations under the Renewable Fuel Standard. American Coalition for…

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Petition Drive To Increase Minimum Wage

In News

The details are still being worked out on a potential ballot initiative that would let voters in South Dakota decide on raising the minimum wage.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Senator Says Its Up To House To Move Farm Bill

In Agriculture

At a stop in Yankton Tuesday, South Dakota Senator John Thune says he’s hoping they’ll be able to complete a…

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Iowa Bird Flu Cases Continue to Pop Up

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The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship is responding to four probable cases of highly pathogenic Avian Influenza in commercial poultry farms.

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Forest Service to Swap Land With Private Owners

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The South Dakota Stock Grower’s Association is monitoring a proposed land swap involving private land and U.S. Forest Service land.

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Renewable Fuel Association Poll Finds Support for Standard

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A poll of over 2,000 registered voters conducted by the Renewable Fuel Association shows that over 6 in 10 voters support a strong Renewable Fuel Standard.

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Chipotle to Stop Using Genetically Modified Ingredients in Menu

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Chipotle restaurants will quit using genetically engineered ingredients in their food.

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Huether Not Talking About Future

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Sioux Falls Mayor Mike Huether spent a full day last week in his hometown of Yankton, meeting with civic and school groups, giving advice on what could be done to make Yankton another “boomtown.”