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Wednesday, June 5, 201306/05/2013

United States Pork Exports Are Recovering

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

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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….

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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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Farm Bureau Calls Judge’s Ruling A Win

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Late last week a Judge ruled Nebraska must pay Kansas $ 5 million in a dispute involving overuse of irrigation…

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Ag Secretaries Tout TPA for President

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Eight secretaries of agriculture have teamed up to show their support for granting the President Trade Promotion Authority. Ag Secretary…

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Feds clear officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

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The decision in the Aug. 9 shooting had been expected, in part because of the high legal standard needed for a federal civil rights prosecution.

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Supreme Court divided over Obamacare challenge

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Justices appeared divided on ideological lines as the court heard a second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law.

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Search On For Workers

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The main mission of Yankton Area Progressive Growth over the years was to recruit new businesses to move and bring jobs to the area.