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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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South Dakota Senator Recognizes Air Veterans

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In honor of the Memorial Day observance, South Dakota Senator John Thune made a floor speech recognizing the air aces of American military forces.

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Frost Damage in Row Crops Starting to Emerge

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After initial thoughts the crop had escaped damage from the recent cold temperatures, some problems are starting to show up…

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Insect Management Knowledge Program to Provide Insect Answers

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Monsanto has announced that six recipients will be awarded research grants as part of their new Insect Management Knowledge Program.…

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To the beach! Roads expected to be packed for Memorial Day

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With lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects more than 37 million Americans to travel this weekend, the most since 2005.

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Iowa Group Still Working Against Rock Island Clean Wind Project

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The group opposing the Rock Island Clean Wind project is still working to get Iowa lawmakers to pass legislation limiting eminent domain.