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Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Hunhoff Returns From Morocco

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State Representative Bernie Hunhoff of Yankton was among a group of lawmakers from across the country who attended an international legislative conference in Morocco.

South Dakota

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

South Dakota Tops For Business

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A recent poll on the cable network “CNBC” put South Dakota at number one for business in their “Top States for Business 2013” list.

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Minnesota Congressman Concerned With Conference On Farm Bill

In Agriculture

One of the questions for Conference Committee members will be how to meld the House’s farm only bill with the…

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Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Area Farmers Tour Japanese Tsunami Areas

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Area farmers were in Japan last week on a trade mission and to tour the Tsunami hit areas they supported…

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Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Farm Leader Pleased With US China Climate Talks

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United States and Chinese leaders were engaged in talks last week aimed at improving climate change mitigation. The two countries…

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Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Minnesota Ag Department Offering Livestock Grants

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The Minnesota Department of Ag is offering $1 million of livestock investment grants to producers making improvements in their operation.  …

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Twins Shuffle Roster

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After putting a close to a disappointing first-half, the Twins on Sunday decided to shuffle up their roster heading into the All-Star break.

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Break Time For Twins

In Sports

The Twins enter the All-Star break in fourth place in the American League Central at 39-and-53, 12 games behind first place Detroit.

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Hicks Leads Twins Over Yanks

In Sports

Aaron Hicks smacked a three-run homer as the Twins topped the Yankees 10-4 in the rubber match of a weekend series in the Bronx.

Golf

Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Perry Wins In Omaha

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Kenny Perry shot a 63 on Sunday to win the U.S. Senior Open by five strokes at Omaha Country Club.

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U.S. runs hundreds of counter-terrorism investigations

Police tape cordons off the site of a car bomb attack in Sanaa, Yemen, Tuesday, June 30, 2015. The explosion occurred near a military hospital in the Yemeni capital on Monday, causing dozens of casualties including civilians, security officials said. The Islamic State's Sanaa Division claimed responsibility on Twitter for detonating the parked car bomb, according to the SITE Intelligence Group monitoring service. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)

U.S. authorities are pursuing hundreds of active counter-terrorism investigations embracing all 50 American states.

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USDA to Allow Beef Imports From Brazil and Argentina

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Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack is moving ahead with two rules that will allow imports of fresh beef from 14 states…

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UNL to House New Drought Risk Management Research Center

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The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will house the new Drought Risk Management Research Center. It will be established at the National…

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Farm Groups Happy with STB Reform Bill

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South Dakota Corn Grower leaders met with Senator John Thune in Sioux Falls this week to get updated on his…

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More States Pile on Clean Water Rule Lawsuit

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This week Attorneys General from now 27 states, including South and North Dakota and Nebraska, filed suit against the EPA…