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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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Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Noem Questions Surveillance Programs

In News

South Dakota Congresswoman Kristi Noem said it appears these programs are part of a disturbing pattern

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Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Governors Race Wide Open

In News

A long-time Iowa Democratic operative says Tom Vilsack’s decision to remain as U.S. Secretary of Agriculture rather than run for governor in 2014 opens the door for other Democrats who’ve been thinking about the race.

Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Coyotes Add Teammates

In Sports

– Former Sioux City Bishop Heelan teammates Katelynn Poss and Megan McCarthy will be teammates again at USD.

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Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Augustana Teams Rate High

In Sports

Augustana qualified 12 teams for NCAA postseason play to earn sixth place in the final 2012-13 Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Standings.

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Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Pitchers In Draft Spotlight

In Sports

Pitching was the top priority for the Twins in Thursday’s opening rounds of the major league draft.

Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Twins Lose Series

In Sports

The Twins scored first, but the Royals got the last laugh again.

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Friday, June 7, 201306/07/2013

Tribute To CWS History

In Sports

Johnny Rosenblatt’s Infield at the Zoo will be formally unveiled at a ribbon-cutting ceremony today in Omaha.

Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

South Dakota Public Utilities Commission To Hold Rules Hearing

In Agriculture

This week the South Dakota Public Utilities Commission decided that all voluntary sale credit contracts must be signed by the…

Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

Raven Sees Increased Ag Tech Business In China

In Agriculture

Emerging global markets and opportunities in China will be discussed by a panel at this afternoon’s Raven Industries Innovation Summit…

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