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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

United States Pork Exports Are Recovering

In Agriculture

U.S. pork exports are starting to recover after a setback in the first quarter.  Minnesota Pork Executive Director Dave Preisler…

bean harvest

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Fertilizer Groups Developing Pro Active Safety Plan

In Agriculture

  Two major agricultural and fertilizer industry groups are developing a fertilizer code of practice as a proactive safety plan. …

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Enrollment Data Studied

In News

South Dakota State University President Dr. David Chicoine says they have been looking at lots of student numbers.

SDCapitol

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Education Study Set

In News

An interim committee of the South Dakota legislature will again study education funding.

Diploma

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

High School Diploma Needed

In News

Minnesota’s economy has done extraordinarily well compared to other states — but the biggest challenge is….

School Books

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Bill To Transform Iowa Schools

In News

Iowa’s Governor signed a bill into law that he says will transform Iowa schools.

Tax

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Tax Relief For Nebraskans

In News

Nebraska’s Governor has signed three tax break bills into law, calling them…

jackrabbits

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

SDSU Tops Summit League

In Sports

South Dakota State University has captured the Commissioner’s Cup as the top athletic program in The Summit League.

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Doumit, Deduno Da Men

In Sports

Ryan Doumit homered and drove in two to help the Twins shuout the Royals 3-0.

Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Peterson Clarifies Comments

In Sports

Viking running back Adrian Peterson says he would be okay with an openly gay teammate.

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the biggest headlines this week and the stories you may have missed.

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Soldier arrested for carrying assault rifle in NC mall

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A Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a mall after appearing with an assault rifle.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

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Drunk Boating Monitored

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Law enforcement officers were scattered around Iowa last weekend monitoring lakes and rivers for drunk boaters as part of the national Operation Dry Water campaign.