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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

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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

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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

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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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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.