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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

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First full year of Division I, first national champion.

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Somsen Goes To Cincy

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Another Jackrabbit has has sights set on the big leagues.

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Monday, June 10, 201306/10/2013

Augie Pitcher Drafted

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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Trans Pacific Partnership Talks This Month

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With the passage of Trade Promotion Authority, talks are expected to get underway this month to wrap up the Trans…

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Poultry Officials Concerned About PETA Lawsuit in CA

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PETA, or People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, filed a lawsuit last week challenging the legality of poultry slaughter…

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Animal Ag Alliance Pleased with Call for HSUS Investigation

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The Animal Agriculture Alliance is pleased that some Indiana lawmakers are asking for an investigation of the Human Society of…

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Nebraska’s Common Sense Pleased with Clean Water Lawsuit

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Common Sense, a coalition of 30 Nebraska groups, is hailing State Attorney General Doug Peterson for joining other state AGs…

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NFU to Oppose TPP Without Changes

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After losing their battle to strike down TPA, the next trade objective for the National Farmers Union is stop the…