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Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

Lynx Crush Dream

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Monica Wright scored 22 points and Lindsay Whalen added 20 as the Minnesota Lynx crushed the WNBA-leading Atlanta Dream, 94-72, at Target Center.

twins

Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

Thielbar On Leave

In Sports

Minnesota Twins left-handed reliever Caleb Thielbar will go on the bereavement list Thursday following the death of his grandmother.

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Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Meeting With Governor Ends Quickly

In News

A huge influx of alcohol from the small Nebraska town of Whiteclay into the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation remains a flash point at the Nebraska-South Dakota border after a very brief meeting at the State Capitol.

MoneyDollars

Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Insurance Company Sanctioned

In News

A Nebraska based insurance company is being sanctioned by the State of South Dakota.

Milk

Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Raw Milk Off Committee Agenda

In News

The Rules Review Committee of the South Dakota legislature will not be looking at deals with raw milk sales.

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Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

School Board Holds Budget Hearing

In News

The Yankton School Board held a public hearing on the proposed budget for the next school year at their meeting last night.

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Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

No Sale on City Owned Land

In News

The Yankton City Commission had planned to sell several acres of surplus land for affordable housing development, but could not find numbers that worked.

Pigs

Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

NPPC And Farm Bureau Suing EPA Over Private Information Releases

In Agriculture

The National Pork Producers Council and American Farm Bureau Federation have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Minnesota…

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Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Nebraska Cattle Group Updates Policy Opposing Mandatory COOL

In Agriculture

At their recent mid year meeting, Nebraska Cattlmen Association members updated their policy and are now calling for voluntary country…

Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Kansas Wheat Harvesters Seeing Widley Varied Yields

In Agriculture

Winter Wheat harvesters in Kansas have now completed 87 percent of their harvest. Kansas Wheat Commission’s Bill Spiegel says yields…

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Pork Industry Braces For PEDV

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The U.S. swine industry is bracing for a resurgence of PEDV as cooler weather hits this fall. Minnesota Pork Producers…

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COOL Compliance Verses Retaliation

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Several farm groups including the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association want Congress to bring the U.S. COOL rule into compliance and…

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WTO Rules Against U.S. COOL Rule

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The World Trade Organization has again ruled against the U.S. and declared its Country of Origin Labeling law violates world…

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Committee Proposes Changes To Liquor Taxes

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An interim South Dakota Legislative committee has agreed to a package of bills dealing with alcohol tax changes.

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Staples investigating possible data breach

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The office supply giant is the latest U.S. retailer to become a possible victim of a cyberattack.