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Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

South Dakota General CRP Sign Up Down From Past Years

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  United States Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack announced this week that 1.7 million acres have been accepted under the 45th…

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Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

United Soybean Board Officials Tour Panama Canal

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This year’s United Soybean Board See For Yourself Tour included a trip to the Panama Canal. USB Director Jim Carroll…

Capitol

Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Biodiesel Board Officials Testify In Favor Of RFS

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National Biodiesel Board officials testified in front of the House Energy and Commerce committee Tuesday in support of the Renewable…

Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Super Sub Hero

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The Twins were missing their best player, but his replacement was Tuesday’s hero.

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Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Mauer Returns Home

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Joe Mauer left the Twins to see his twins.

Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Vikings Happy In Mankato

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The Minnesota Vikings have agreed on a three-year contract with Minnesota State University to continue their training camp on the Mankato campus through 2015.

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Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Former Creighton Coach Dies

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Former Creighton basketball coach John “Red” McManus is dead at the age of 88.

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Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Cundiff Finds New Job

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Former Drake kicker Billy Cundiff has a new NFL job.

MoneyDollars

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

City Finances Sound

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Finance Director Al Viereck said the books are in pretty good shape right now

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Tax Incentives Approved

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The Yankton City Commission approved sales tax incentives to help spur development of lots located on Highway 81 adjacent to Menards.

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Trans Pacific Partnership Talks This Month

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With the passage of Trade Promotion Authority, talks are expected to get underway this month to wrap up the Trans…

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Poultry Officials Concerned About PETA Lawsuit in CA

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PETA, or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, filed a lawsuit last week challenging the legality of poultry slaughter…

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Animal Ag Alliance Pleased with Call for HSUS Investigation

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The Animal Agriculture Alliance is pleased that some Indiana lawmakers are asking for an investigation of the Human Society of…

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Nebraska’s Common Sense Pleased with Clean Water Lawsuit

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Common Sense, a coalition of 30 Nebraska groups, is hailing State Attorney General Doug Peterson for joining other state AGs…

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NFU to Oppose TPP Without Changes

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After losing their battle to strike down TPA, the next trade objective for the National Farmers Union is stop the…