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Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

Rays Keep Twins Reeling

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Chris Archer allowed an unearned run over six innings to help the Rays in a 4-1 win over the Twins at The Trop.

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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.

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Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

Thielbar On Leave

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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.

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Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Insurance Company Sanctioned

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

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Tuesday, July 9, 201307/09/2013

Raw Milk Off Committee Agenda

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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Shrinking U.S. trade gap shows economy’s underlying strength

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The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.

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Kentucky clerk jailed for denying same-sex marriage licenses

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The clerk has refused to issue licenses to any couples, gay or straight, since the U.S. Supreme Court in June ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry under the U.S. Constitution, citing her beliefs as an Apostolic Christian.

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NGFA Wants Long Term Highway Bill Passage

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National Grain and Feed Association officials say they want Congress to pass a long term highway bill when they return…

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Farm Bureau Sets National Legislative Priorities

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The Farm Bureau has several legislative priorities for Congress when they return next week from their August recess. Nebraska Farm…

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Survey Shows Land Access Dilemma

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A New National Ag Statistics Survey of land ownership in the lower 48 states shows just over 2 percent of…