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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Iowa Legislative Session Ended In Compromise

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

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

USD Star Wins Title

In Sports

First full year of Division I, first national champion.

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Somsen Goes To Cincy

In Sports

Another Jackrabbit has has sights set on the big leagues.

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Augie Pitcher Drafted

In Sports

Augustana sophomore Jordan Milbrath was selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 35th round of the baseball draft Saturday.

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Twins Fall Twice

In Sports

It was anything but a Sunday stroll in the park for the Twins.

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Five Punch Tickets

In Sports

Five teams have already advanced to Omaha for the College World Series. UCLA, LSU, NC State, Louisville and Indiana have locked up spots. There are still three teams left to fill out the eight-team field.

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Its Bayne After Rain

In Sports

After a postponement on Saturday due to rain, Trevor Bayne took the checkered flag at yesterday’s DuPont Pioneer 250 at Iowa Speedway.

Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

EPA Settles On Chesapeake Bay Deal

In Agriculture

EPA has negotiated a deal with environmentalists to satisfy the settlement on their Chesapeake Bay lawsuit and avoid new CAFO…

Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Iowa Ag Department Revokes Meinder’s Dairy License

In Agriculture

The Iowa Department of Agriculture has suspended and revoked the operating license for Meinders Farm Fresh Dairy in Northern Iowa.…

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Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

ACE Official Says Petroleum Group Trying To Get Rid Of E 15

In Agriculture

This week the American Petroleum Institute asked the U.S. Supreme Court to rehear their case on E-15 and overturn EPA’s…

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TSA vows to close security gaps at U.S. airports

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The new leader of the Transportation Security Administration said his top priority would be to close security gaps after an internal report showed 96 percent of undercover tests failed.

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State Prison Inmate Back In Custody

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A minimum-security state prison inmate who failed to return to the minimum-security unit on the grounds of the South Dakota State Penitentiary on July 17th is back in custody.

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Trans Pacific Partnership Talks Continue

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Further Trans Pacific Partnership discussions got underway in Hawaii this week.

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Waters of the U.S. Rule Meets More Opposition

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Senate Environment and Public Works Chairman Jim Inhofe says internal memos submitted by the Army Corps of Engineers to his panel undermines the Clean Water rule.

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Agriculture Exports to Cuba Could Benefit from New Credit Legislation

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Senate Appropriators have approved legislative provisions that could ease credit restrictions on U.S. exports to Cuba.