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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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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.

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

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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

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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