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Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Senator Hopes House Passes Immigration Bill With Border Security

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley who voted against the Senate’s immigration bill says he hopes the House will correct the measure…

Milking

Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

National Milk Group Working For Farm Bill With Dairy Security Act

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One of the main priorities of the National Milk Producers Federation is urging Congress to get both a farm bill…

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Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Volunteer Headed To Fire Zone

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A retired biomedical engineer from Herried headed out this weekend to Arizona to help those fighting and those impacted by wild fires.

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Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Water Rates On Agenda

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An ordinance increasing water rates will be on the agenda for the Yankton City Commission tonight.

John Thune

Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

College Loan Rate Deal Pending

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South Dakota Senator John Thune says they have a potential agreement on the agenda.

YSD 31212

Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

School Board To Reorganize

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The Yankton School Board meets tonight to officially start the new fiscal year, and reorganize.

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Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Storms Cause Problems To Electric Companies

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Winter ice storms and summer severe weather have led to numerous, long term power outages in cities across the region.

Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Mauer, Perkins Named All Stars

In Sports

Twins catcher Joe Mauer and pitcher Glen Perkins have been named to the American League All-Star Team.

Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Twins Fly South

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The Twins continue their 10-game road trip as they open up a four-game series with the Rays tonight in Tampa.

Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Another Series Loss

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Rajai Davis belted a three-run homer and Colby Rasmus added a two-run shot, as the Blue Jays blasted the Twins 11-5 at Rogers Centre.

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg has heart procedure

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg underwent a heart procedure after reporting discomfort following routine exercise.

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Storm threatens to foil Thanksgiving travel for millions

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A nor'easter packing rain and snow is posing special challenges and threatening to cancel flights across the country. a

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LSP Analysis Shows Corporations Profiting From Crop Insurance

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A new analysis released this week by the Land Stewardship Project shows that corporations are benefitting from federal crop insurance…

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Honeybee Keepers Getting USDA Emergency Aid

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Close to 2500 applicants will receive disaster assistance aid through USDA’s Emergency Assistance for Livestock, Honeybees and Farm Raised Fish.…

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Judges overturn gay marriage bans in Arkansas, Mississippi

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U.S. judges overturned measures that voters approved a decade ago in both socially conservative Southern states.