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Monday, July 29, 201307/29/2013

Cuts Could Impact Those On Dialysis

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Among the scores of programs facing federal budget cuts under sequestration, Medicare and Medicaid will see a funding loss of more than nine-percent for the care of dialysis patients.

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Monday, July 29, 201307/29/2013

Crime Report Released

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The Nebraska Commission on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice (Nebraska Crime Commission) just released their report on criminal stats for 2012.

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Monday, July 29, 201307/29/2013

More Clashes To Come

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Nebraska Senator Mike Johanns sees even more clashes over money matters ahead in Congress.

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Monday, July 29, 201307/29/2013

Twins Return Home

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The Twins return home and will open up a six-game homestand tomorrow night against the Kansas City Royals.

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Monday, July 29, 201307/29/2013

Franklin In Mint Condition

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Nick Franklin homered twice and knocked in four runs as the Mariners held on to top the Twins 6-4 to split the four-game series at Safeco Field.

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Michels Named To Retirement System Board

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South Dakota Lieutenant Governor Matt Michels has been named to the board of directors of the South Dakota State Retirement System.

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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Noem Introduces Healthcare Bill

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South Dakota Congresswoman Kristi Noem has introduced a bill that she says would help rural health care providers and their patients.

Capitol

Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Farmers Union Weighs In On CFTC Hearings

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Hearings were held this week in the House on the future of the Commodity Future’s Trading Commission.  Farmers Union disagrees…

Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

NCBA Backs House Committe Plan To Chop EPA Budget

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National Cattlemen Beef Association members are supporting a House committee proposal to chop the budget for the Environmental Protection Agency.…

Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Spring Wheat Tour Participants Estimate 44.9 Bushels Per Acre

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Wheat Quality Council tour participants tied the record for the most number of stops on their Spring Wheat tour that…

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More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate vote

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Now that the Senate has derailed Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle.

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Internet Helps Area Business Grow

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Online companies are becoming the preferred way to shop.

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Back To School Means Immunization Time

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As a new school year approaches, it’s time to check children’s vaccination records.

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Vermillion Theaters To Be Maintained

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A nonprofit group and the University of South Dakota are partnering to maintain movie theaters in downtown Vermillion.

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New Dean Settling In

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Donald Easton-Brooks has been on the job as Dean of the School of Education at the University of South Dakota for about six weeks.