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Tuesday, June 11, 201306/11/2013

Twins Entertain Phils

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The Twins open up a nine-game homestand tonight against the Philadelphia Phillies at Target Field.

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

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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

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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

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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

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

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

South Dakota Ag Department Developing Raw Milk Rule

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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

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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.

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Raw Milk Consumer Opposes South Dakota Rule

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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

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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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Strong Winds, High Fire Danger

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A wind advisory and a fire watch have been issued for our area.

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Huron Man Dies in Single Vehicle Accident

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Huron man dies in a single vehicle accident.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

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.