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Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Senate Ag Chair Wants House To Send Farm Bill Over

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  Monday, Senate Ag Chair Debbie Stabenow says her chamber is ready to get moving on conferencing a farm bill.…

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Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Land Stewardship Group Wants More Funding For Conservation

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Land Stewardship Project members want the House Senate conference committee to restore at least some of the funding for the…

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Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Minnesota Turkey Group Wants RFS Adjusted

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A fight is looming in Washington DC this year between proponents and opponents of the Renewable Fuel Standard. Wyoming Senator…

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Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Summit Showdowns Set

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The Summit League has announced its 2013-14 women’s basketball schedule.

Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Two Represent Twins

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Joe Mauer and Glen Perkins will represent the Twins at tonight’s All-Star Game at Citi Field in New York.

Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Vikings 35th On Worth List

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The Minnesota Vikings rank 35th on Forbes’ latest list of most valuable sports franchises in the world.

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Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Timberwolves Partner With Energy

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The Iowa Energy will be the Timberwolves D-League affiliate for the 2013-14 season.

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Tuesday, July 16, 201307/16/2013

Chiefs Sign Albert

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Chiefs offensive tackle Branden Albert will play the 2013 season on a one-year contract.

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Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Fire In The Hole

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Yankton Firefighters had to deal with an unusual fire Sunday.

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Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Employment At Record High

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Employment and workforce numbers are both at record highs in South Dakota and those trends are expected to continue.

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Strong Winds, High Fire Danger

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A wind advisory and a fire watch have been issued for our area.

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Huron Man Dies in Single Vehicle Accident

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Huron man dies in a single vehicle accident.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.