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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.

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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Republicans Trying To Stop ACA

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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

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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

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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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Wednesday, August 7, 201308/07/2013

Railroad Sale Still Possible

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The former D.M. & E. rail line through South Dakota may be sold, or it might not.

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Minnesota Farm Bureau Members Lobbying Congress

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…