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Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

Hospital Topic Of Special Session

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South Dakota legislators will be asked to approve additional state funding for a new veterans nursing home in Hot Springs.

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Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

No Decision On Nuclear Plant

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Iowa’s largest utility company has completed its nuclear feasibility study.

Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

Wind Power Tax Break Signed

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Tax breaks for wind energy have been signed into law by Governor Dave Heineman.

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Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

Medicaid Will Be Studied

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It failed to overcome a filibuster this legislative session, but the sponsor of a bill to expand Medicaid in Nebraska presses on.

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Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

USD Thrower At Nationals

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The first of the Coyote track stars competed Wednesday at the national championship.

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Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

Time Set For Coyotes/Jayhawks

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The football game between South Dakota and Kansas to be played Sept. 7 at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kan., will kick off at 6 p.m.

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Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

MLB Draft On Tap

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The Twins hold the fourth overall pick in the 2013 MLB First Year Player Draft tonight.

Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

Twins Fall In KC

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It was all over after the first inning.

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Thursday, June 6, 201306/06/2013

Softball Honor For Husker

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Nebraska catcher Taylor Edwards is a member of the Women’s College World Series all-tournament team.

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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Rural Affairs Director Runnning For Governor Of Nebraska

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Center for Rural Affairs Executive Director Chuck Hassebrook who served 18 years on the State Board of Regents is seeking…

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The original plan was to come up with five ideas for the Onward Yankton competition, but there are now six to choose from.

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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is advising lawmakers to stay focused on helping Mille Lacs area businesses during an upcoming special session.

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Nebraska Professor Says Iran Deal Needs Consideration

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A Nebraska professor says Congress needs to give the Iran nuclear agreement careful consideration and not just reject it outright.

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The plan, which also mandates a shift to renewable energy from coal-fired electricity, is meant to put the U.S. in a strong position at international talks in Paris later this year on reaching a deal to curb global warming.