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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Fertilizer Groups Developing Pro Active Safety Plan

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  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

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

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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Education Study Set

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

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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

High School Diploma Needed

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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

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

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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

Tax Relief For Nebraskans

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

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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

SDSU Tops Summit League

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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

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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

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

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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

NASCAR Comes To Iowa

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NASCAR racers will be in Iowa this week.

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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NFU Leader Applauds President For Cuba Action

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President Obama has announced a series of executive actions to ease financial restrictions on trade with Cuba. Under the order,…

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Scholarship Program Announced

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Workforce development continues to be a critical issue in South Dakota as employers struggle to find qualified workers to fill skilled positions.

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Ag Property Taxes On Legislative Agenda

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The South Dakota legislature will have to again deal with property taxes on ag land.