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Tuesday, June 11, 201306/11/2013

Hicks Goes On DL

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The Twins have placed rookie outfielder Aaron Hicks on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring.

Tuesday, June 11, 201306/11/2013

Vikings On The Field

In Sports

The Vikings begin their final set of organized team activities today.

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Tuesday, June 11, 201306/11/2013

Royals Sign Top Pick

In Sports

Royals top draft pick Hunter Dozier is in the fold.

Capitol

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

National Farmers Union President Expects Senate To Approve Farm Bill

In Agriculture

Today, the Senate is expected to vote on final passage of the farm bill. National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson…

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

North Dakota Ag Commissioner Going On Turkey Trade Trip

In Agriculture

North Dakota Ag Commissioner Doug Goehring leaves this week with USDA Acting Deputy Secretary Michael Scuse on a trade mission…

Milking

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

South Dakota Ag Department Developing Raw Milk Rule

In Agriculture

South Dakota’s Agriculture Department is developing proposed rules governing human consumption of bottled raw milk.  Ag Department’s General Counsel and…

Dennis Daugaard

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Veterans Home Topic Of Special Session

In News

South Dakota legislators will be asked to approve up to ten million dollars in additional state funding for construction of a new veterans home in Hot Springs.

Milk

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Raw Milk Consumer Opposes South Dakota Rule

In Agriculture

Written Public Comment on Human Consumption of Bottled Raw Milk Rules is being taken by the

Education Pencils

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

More High School Students On The Way

In News

New projections show that the number of high school students in the state will start increasing in the next few years.

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Iowa Legislative Session Ended In Compromise

In News

Iowa schools will see more money and more rules following this year’s legislative session.

Recent Headlines

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Farmer Dies In Combine Accident, Neighbors Respond

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A northwest Iowa farmer died Friday evening in a combine accident on a gravel road and the next morning over three dozen of his neighbors showed up for work in Gene Sitzmann's field.

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Candidates Spar On Obamacare

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In the Nebraska Senate race, there are a few issues that the two major candidates have major disagreements.

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New Jobs For Western Iowa

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he Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board last week approved state incentives for a railcar maintenance facility.

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Fischer Tours Nuke Sites

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Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer has returned to Washington after touring the three nuclear weapon facilities in the United States.

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Suspected Indiana serial killings could go back 20 years

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A man suspected in at least seven slayings of women may have killed other people in the state as far back as 20 years, police say.