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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…

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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….

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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.

Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Coyote Star Honored

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University of South Dakota junior distance runner Jeff Mettler has been named The Summit League Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

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Governor Says Iowa In Good Financial Shape

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says while the state is in pretty good financial shape, that could change quickly.

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BCBS Rejects Deal

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska rejected the latest proposal by CHI Health as a way to end a contract dispute.

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Negotiators Far Apart

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Negotiators for the State of Iowa presented a contract proposal that differs greatly from the one submitted earlier this month by the largest state employees' union.

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No Charges For Corrections Officials

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Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning says the special legislative committee reviewing what went wrong in Corrections that led to the miscalculation of hundreds of prison sentences failed to stay focused.

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U.S. to leave more troops in Afghanistan than first planned

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The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.