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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Butera On The Move

In Sports

The Twins traded catcher Drew Butera to the Los Angeles Dodgers at the trade deadline on Wednesday.

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Thursday, August 1, 201308/01/2013

Royals Add Outfielder

In Sports

The Royals added some outfield depth before the Major League Baseball trade deadline.

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Iowa Democrat Debates Entering Race for Governor

In News

A Democrat who’s had his name on the Iowa’s statewide, General Election ballot eight times is still mulling the idea of running for governor in 2014……

Stethoscope Medical

Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Cyclospora Outbreaks

In News

State officials say prepackaged salad mix caused the outbreak of cyclospora that has sickened 78 Nebraskans since mid-June……

Money Dollars

Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Senator Johanns Rejects Spending Plan

In News

Senator Johanns takes to the floor of the United States Senate to object to the spending plan….

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

R CALF To Join In Defense Of Country Of Origin Labeling In Court Case

In Agriculture

Another Agricultural group is joining in the fight to defend Country of Origin Labeling against 9 U.S. and Canadian meat…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Iowa Cellulosic Ethanol Plant Shows RFS Is Working

In Agriculture

The ethanol industry has been under attack in Congress with legislation introduced in both chambers to repeal the Renewable Fuel…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

South Dakota Group Raising Funds For SDSU Cow Calf Unit

In Agriculture

A group of South Dakota cattle producers, SDSU foundation representatives and SDSU Extension officials are kicking off a major fund…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Minnesota Milk President Asks House To Pass Immigration Bill

In Agriculture

Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack says there is a need for comprehensive immigration reform and that lack of action will be…

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

All Star Logo Unveiled

In Sports

The logo for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is out.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Take Back Drug Program Reinstated

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The director of the Iowa Office of Drug Control Policy is applauding a recent decision by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to reinstate its National Prescription Drug Take Back program.

in Local

Search for U of I President Continues

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Sally Mason has stepped into retirement.

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Nebraska Senator Says Change is Needed In Highway Funding

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The fate of the Export-Import Bank could be tied to a long-term transportation bill.

in Agriculture

CEO of Growth Energy Steps Down

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Growth Energy CEO Tom Buis announced Friday he’s stepping down as Chief Executive officer of the organization that lobby’s on renewable fuel issues.

in Agriculture

Iowa Senator Calls for Review of Cargill Deal

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley wants the U.S. Justice Department’s Anti Trust Division to review the proposed acquisition by JBS of Cargill Pork.