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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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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.

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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…

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…

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.

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Iowa Senators Disagree on Education Funding

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A debate over funding for K-12 education in the Iowa Senate included claims that many schools could be forced to cut their literacy programs.

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Nebraska Colleges & Universities Requesting Money for Construction

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The Nebraska State College System is seeking roughly 50-million dollars for building renovations and new construction on its three campuses.

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Nebraska Legislators Getting Pushed on Property Tax Relief

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Farmers and ranchers appealed to the Nebraska legislature's Education Committee for relief from rising property taxes.

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Yankton School Board Considers Buying RTEC Building

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The Yankton School Board talked about the possibility of the district buying the RTEC building at their meeting this week.

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SD Senate Committee Kills Death Penalty Repeal Bill

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THE SENATE STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE KILLED A BILL THAT WOULD HAVE ABOLISHED THE DEATH PENALTY IN SOUTH DAKOTA.