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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.

Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

USD Star Wins Title

In Sports

First full year of Division I, first national champion.

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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Nebraska Groundwater Levels on the Rise

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A new report shows groundwater levels are up in Nebraska, on average, six inches.

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SD Senator Mike Rounds Questions Fed Fiscal Policy

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South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds was among a group of Senators that met with Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen this week. She oversees the board that sets fiscal policy for the country.

15 hours ago in National

Making headlines this week

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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

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Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

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With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

16 hours ago in Local

SD Senator John Thune; Messages in Presidential Races

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Even though he has not officially endorsed a Presidential candidate, South Dakota Senator John Thune is paying close attention to both races.