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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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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

South Dakota State Ag Secretary Hoping For Packing Plant Recovery

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

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Fuels America Launches Ad Campaign Defending RFS

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  The Fuels America Coalition, a group of renewable fuel organizations and supporters launched an ad campaign Monday defending the…

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Extension Specialist Says Some Low Test Weight Wheat Surfacing

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  Some early winter wheat harvest results in South Dakota have shown some low test weights.  One field reported 47…

CornPlant

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Growth Energy Wants Misleading Ads Pulled By Petroleum Group

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Growth Energy officials have written AAA asking them to request that the American Petroleum Institute remove advertising that portrays AAA…

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Augie Wins Challenge

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Augustana has earned bragging rights in Sioux Falls.

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Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Twins Seek Road Win

In Sports

The Twins continue their three-game series with the Angels tonight in Anaheim.

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Thomas Hero In Twins Win

In Sports

Clete Thomas was the batting and fielding star for the Twins Monday.

Football

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Smith Joins Chiefs

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Alex Smith is in camp with the Chiefs.

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