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Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Biodiesel Board Officials Testify In Favor Of RFS

In Agriculture

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

In Sports

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

In Sports

Joe Mauer left the Twins to see his twins.

Wednesday, July 24, 201307/24/2013

Vikings Happy In Mankato

In Sports

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

In Sports

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

In Sports

Former Drake kicker Billy Cundiff has a new NFL job.

MoneyDollars

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

City Finances Sound

In News

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

In News

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

In News

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

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

South Dakota State Ag Secretary Hoping For Packing Plant Recovery

In Agriculture

South Dakota State Agriculture Secretary Lucas Lentsch is holding out hope that a beef plant may still operate in Aberdeen.…

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