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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

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

Tuesday, July 23, 201307/23/2013

Thomas Hero In Twins Win

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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.

Monday, July 22, 201307/22/2013

Cattlemen’s Association Concerned Over Northern Beef Packers Bankruptcy

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News reports out that Northern Beef Packers in Aberdeen have filed for chapter 11 bankrutpcy has the state’s cattle groups…

DairyCows

Monday, July 22, 201307/22/2013

Stock Growers Disappointed And Concerned With Beef Plant Bankruptcy

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South Dakota Stock Grower Association officials are disappointed and concerned that Northern Beef Packers in Aberdeen have filed for Chapter…

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Another Try At Expanding Medicaid In Nebraska

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Another attempt is being made in the legislature to expand Medicaid in Nebraska.

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Prison Reform Bills Introduced

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Nebraska State senators who held hearings throughout the interim on various problems with the state prison system have proposed legislation for this session.

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Juror questioning to resume in Boston Marathon bombing trial

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Many prospective jurors said they could not be impartial because they already believe Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is guilty.

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U.S. pediatricians oppose legal pot

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Despite some states allowing recreational and medical use of marijuana, pediatricians say the substance should remain – for the most part – illegal.

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RMA Official Says APH Yield Exclusion A Big Change

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The new farm bill provide some new crop insurance options that will benefit farmers. Mike Alston is Associate Administrator with…