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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.

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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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Winter Hanging Around

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More snow and cold expected next week

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Making headlines this week

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A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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Bill Approved to Address Elderly Abuse

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The South Dakota House State Affairs Committee approved a bill (Friday) that would set up an elder abuse task force in the state.

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Farm Bill Deadline Today

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Today is the deadline for farmers to make some key decisions governing their operations under the new farm bill.

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Fast Food Companies Support RFS Repeal

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Representatives of White Castle, Wendy’s And Arby’s Fast Food companies are urging support for legislation to repeal the Renewable Fuel Standard.