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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Moose Blasts Twins

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Mike Moustakas left the yard twice and knocked in four runs to lift the Royals past the Twins, 7-2, in the opener of a three-game set at Target Field.

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Brown Among Honorees

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Huskers assistant football coach Ron Brown is getting set to be honored by Nebraska.

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Wednesday, July 31, 201307/31/2013

Warner’s Story On Big Screen

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The story of Burlington native and former Northern Iowa quarterback Kurt Warner is heading to the big screen.

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

Ethanol Coalition Aids Cellulosic Plant In Getting EPA Rule Change

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On Monday, Groundbreaking was held in Galva, Iowa for Quad County’s new cellulosic ethanol facility that uses the fiber for…

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

Ag And Cooperatives Coalition Wants Better Competition For Railroads

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A coalition of more than 35 ag groups and cooperatives have sent a letter to the U.S. Senate Committee on…

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

Nebraska Producers Want Action On Climate Change

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A group of farmers, ranchers, agribusiness people and politicians gathered in Lincoln, Nebraska over the weekend to call for support…

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

SD Ag Official Says Certified Beef Program Will Last

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The recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing of Northern Beef Packers does not mean the end of the South Dakota Certified…

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

Joe Is Back For Twins

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The Twins have reinstated catcher Joe Mauer from the paternity list following the birth of his twins.

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

Royals Starter On The Block

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Royals pitcher Ervin Santana is shrugging off speculation he will be traded before tomorrow afternoon’s non-waiver deadline.

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Tuesday, July 30, 201307/30/2013

Former Twin On The Move

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A former Minnesota Twins hurler has become part of the trading deadline dealing.

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Prison Delays May Cause Legal Action

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Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.

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Officials Say Power Transmission Line Would be Good For Nebraska

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Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.

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Ricketts To Offer Fresh Perspective On Corrections

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Governor-elect Pete Ricketts promises to bring a fresh perspective to the prison problem in Nebraska.

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Rail Board Busy

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With one major rail construction project on the board and several more possibilities, the South Dakota State Rail Board has become quite active.

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City May Change Plans For Land

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A recent study by a Chicago consulting firm found that the retail market in Yankton is pretty well served, with little room for any more large stores.