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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Regional Watershed Task Force To Meet

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The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature will hold a two day meeting…

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Iowa Cattle Group Not Comfortable With RFS Repeal Efforts

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Some regional cattle groups afflicated with the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association are taking a different approach on the Renewable Fuel…

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

New Superintendent in Yankton

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While the official start date was July first, new Yankton School Superintendent Dr. Wayne Kindle….

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Farm Bureau Leader Says Feds Have Unfinished Business

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Federal lawmakers have several pieces of unfinished business which if not take care of soon will have detrimental impacts on…

Marriage

Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Court Strikes Down DOMA

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Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer says she believes the Supreme Court handed down limited rulings….

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

IT Jobs In High Demand

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For Nebraskans just out of high school and still haven’t decided what career field to enter….

Pontoon

Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Catching Intoxicated Boaters

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Iowa Department of Natural Resource officials are stepping up efforts to catch intoxicated boaters….

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Wolters, Iverson Get NBA Call

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Area standouts Nate Wolters and Colton Iverson were both drafted and both traded on NBA Draft Night Thursday.

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Timberwolves Trade Pick

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The Timberwolves made some noise at the NBA Draft last night in Brooklyn.

Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Twins Top Royals

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Justin Morneau had two hits and an RBI as the Twins topped the Royals 3-1 in the opener of a four-game series at Target Field.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

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FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Marijuana Production on the Way for Iowans

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A bill that would legalize the use of marijuana as treatment for certain medical conditions that cause seizures.

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Census Data Says Iowa is Growing

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The U-S Census Bureau released estimates this week showing Iowa's population has increased by two percent since 2010