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Monday, August 5, 201308/05/2013

Sleep Key To Preventing Infant Deaths

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Promoting safe sleep habits for newborns is a key part of an initiative to reduce the infant mortality rate in South Dakota.

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Monday, August 5, 201308/05/2013

Healthcare Plan Target During Recess

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Congressional republicans will be using the August break from Washington to spread their message about the Affordable Care Act, that it will be too costly and complicated.

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Monday, August 5, 201308/05/2013

On The Road Again

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It’s another road trip this week for the Minnesota Twins.

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Monday, August 5, 201308/05/2013

Twins Complete Sweep

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Justin Morneau and Oswaldo Arcia homered as the Minnesota Twins beat the Houston Astros 3-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep.

Golf

Monday, August 5, 201308/05/2013

Tight Finish At Hillcrest

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Come from behind winners were the order of the day at the Hillcrest Pro-Am in Yankton.

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Monday, August 5, 201308/05/2013

Former Viking To Hall

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Former Vikings wide receiver Cris Carter was one of seven members inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday in Canton, Ohio.

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Corn Leader Disputes EWG’s Land Conversion Claims

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  One South Dakota ag leader is firing back at the Environmental Working group for their recent interactive map detailing…

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

HSUS Working To Get Amendment Lifted From Farm Bill

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The Humane Society of the United States is working to make sure the final farm bill does not contain a…

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Nebraska Gets Money for Litter Cleanup Program

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The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is getting a grant of more than 14-thousand dollars from the Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality….

Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

South Dakota PUC Takes First Step In Oral Credit Rule Change

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South Dakota Public Utilities commissioners took the first step this week toward advancing a new oral credit rule for grain…

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House Candidates Face Off

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The two candidates for South Dakota’s lone US House seat met in the first forum at Dakotafest in Mitchell yesterday.

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Twins Blow Big Lead

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Yan Gomes had three hits including a home run, rookie Tyler Holt hit a go-ahead two-run double in the sixth inning, and the Cleveland Indians rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 7-5 on Tuesday night.

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Infante Keeps Royals Going

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Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals beat the Colorado Rockies 7-4 on Tuesday night.

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Simpson Will Appeal

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Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has appealed a pending three-game suspension for a repeat violation of the NFL's substance abuse policy.

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Cunningham To Sue

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The agent for free-agent forward Dante Cunningham says his client plans to file a civil lawsuit against the woman who accused him of domestic assault.