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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…

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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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Monday, July 15, 201307/15/2013

Team USA In Consolation

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Team USA picked up a 91-51 win over Norway in the consolation bracket at the World University Games.

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