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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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Friday, July 26, 201307/26/2013

Minnesota Extension Specialist Advises To Scout For Soybean Aphids

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University of Minnesota Extension Integrated Pest Management Specialist Bruce Potter advises producers in the southwestern part of the state to…

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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NFU Leader Applauds President For Cuba Action

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President Obama has announced a series of executive actions to ease financial restrictions on trade with Cuba. Under the order,…

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Scholarship Program Announced

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Workforce development continues to be a critical issue in South Dakota as employers struggle to find qualified workers to fill skilled positions.

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Ag Property Taxes On Legislative Agenda

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The South Dakota legislature will have to again deal with property taxes on ag land.

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Biodiesel Group Wants Permanent Fix To Tax Provision

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This week the U.S. Senate approved the tax extender’s legislation making the provisions retroactive to 2014. National Biodiesel Board’s Ben…