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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…

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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.

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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.

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Democrats Hold Meeting

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Legislative democrats took time to get together this past weekend in Burke.

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Israel warns of long Gaza war as Palestinian fighters cross border

Israeli soldiers patrol outside the northern Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dashes any hopes of a swift end to the three-week conflict as Palestinian fighters launched an audacious cross-border raid.

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Hail And Winds Damage Bon Homme County Crops

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Saturday morning a hail and wind storm swept through Bon Homme County South Dakota entering on the northwest side.  County…

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Dollar Tree to buy Family Dollar for $8.5 billion

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2005, file photo, customers walk past a Family Dollar store at Hickory Grove Market in Charlotte, N.C. Dollar Tree is buying rival discount store Family Dollar in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $8.5 billion, the companies announced Monday, July 28, 2014.

Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc offered to buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion.

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Tentative agreement reached on U.S. veterans’ funding bill

Senator-elect Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is interviewed by a Reuters reporter at Sanders' office in Burlington, Vermont on November 28, 2006.

The head of the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs, and his House counterpart will outline the funding agreement at a news conference today.

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Chief Ag Trade Official Speaking To Grains Council This Week

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  Chief U.S. Ag Trade negotiator Darci Vetter will speak to U.S. Grains Council members at their 54th Board of…