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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.

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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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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Amber Alert Criteria Changed

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Law enforcement officials have tweaked the criteria for issuing an AMBER Alert….

Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Nebraska farmers are anxiously Awaiting Crop Production Report

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Nebraska farmers are anxiously awaiting the August 12th U-S Department of Agriculture Crop Production Report…..

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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,…