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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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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Minnesota Farm Bureau Members Lobbying Congress

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…