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Monday, July 8, 201307/08/2013

Iowa Ag Secretary Weighs In On Splitting Farm Bill

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Iowa Ag Secretary Bill Northey accompanied Congressman Tom Latham at farm bill listening sessions in the state last week. Northey…

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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.

WaterFaucet

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.

electric poles

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

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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.

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Nebraska Farm Bureau Leader Testifies Against WOTUS

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This week Morrill County Farm Bureau President Jeff Metz who farms and ranches in the Nebraska panhandle testified in front of the Senate Ag Committee.

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Anthrax Found in Stanley County, South Dakota

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The South Dakota Animal industry Board is investigating the death of two replacement heifers from a cattle herd in Stanley County.

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Pork Producers Incoming President Testifies Against COOL

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This week Iowa pork producer John Weber, President Elect of the National Pork Producers Council testified in front of a House Ag Subcommittee.

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American Coalition for Ethanol Member Meet in Washington

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Members and supporters of the American Coalition for Ethanol held their fly in this week in the nation’s capital.

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Chemical Warfare Meeting for Veterans in Pierre

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Veterans and the public will have the chance to learn about the damage chemical warfare has on those who serve in the armed forces.