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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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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Underage Drinking on the Rise

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Nebraska is apparently bucking a national trend when it comes to lower levels of underage drinking. Nicole Carritt is the…

Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Gas Prices Continue to Rise in Nebraska

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Gasoline prices in Nebraska rose nearly 20-cents a gallon during July….

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Morningside Team To Beat

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Morningside is the preseason pick to win the GPAC football championship.

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Viking Player Suspended

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Minnesota Vikings offensive tackle DeMarcus Love has been suspended without pay for four games for violating the NFL’s policy on performance enhancing drugs.

Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

A Royal Sweep

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James Shields and two relievers combined on a five-hitter as the Royals reeled off their ninth straight win with a 9-2 triumph over the Twins at Target Field.

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Wolters Signs With Bucks

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The Milwaukee Bucks have signed second round pick Nate Wolters.

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Friday, August 2, 201308/02/2013

Huskers In Top Twenty

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Nebraska ranks 18th in the “USA Today” preseason coaches’ poll.

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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Iowa Sales Tax Holiday This Weekend

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Iowa’s annual Sales Tax Holiday will be held over the next few days, as most purchases of clothing and footwear will be sales tax-free….

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R-CALF Files Lawsuit Against USDA on Beef Checkoff

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The Ranchers Cattlemen Action Legal Fund has filed suit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture alleging the agency’s Beef Checkoff…

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The Senate and the food industry are divided on the biotech labeling issue. The Senate is negotiating a compromise between…

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Iowa Ag Secretary on Water Quality Funding

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Iowa lawmakers wrapped up the 2016 legislative session on Friday. Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey thanked legislators for the $9.6…

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Taiwan Could Lift Ban on Pork Produced With Ractopamine

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Agricultural representatives from Taiwan have threatened a large scale protest if the country lifts its ban on pork produced with…

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SD Corn Adds Sustainability Director

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The South Dakota Corn Growers Association has added a new position of Sustainability Director. Corn Grower’s Executive Director Lisa Richardson…