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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

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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

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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

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– 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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.

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NFU Hoping Trade Office Could Be Opened In Cuba

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Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says the United States should open an agricultural office in Cuba and is hoping to get…

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ICCI Wants Board To Deny Pipeline Permit

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Today is the final day for the Iowa Utilities Board to deliberate on the permit request by Energy Transfer Partners…

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Study Shows Farmers Get High Return From Crop Insurance

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An Iowa State University study authored by Economics Professor Bruce Babcock shows farmers getting an annual return of 125 percent…

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Farm Group Pleased Clean Power Plan Halted By Court

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This week, the Supreme Court halted enforcement of President Obama’s sweeping plan to address climate change until after legal challenges…