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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

Coyotes Split With Denver

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The University of South Dakota welcomed Denver to the Summit League while splitting a pair of basketball games over the weekend.

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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

SDSU Men Lose, Women Win

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Saturday’s Summit League basketball action saw the South Dakota State men suffer their first league setback while the Jackrabbit women completed a sweep.

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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

Jacks Swim Past Coyotes

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– Clark Kocourek and Connor Florand highlighted a dominating swimming performance by the Jackrabbits Saturday afternoon as SDSU swept the University of South Dakota.

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Anderson Ready For First Session

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District 16 Representative David Anderson of Hudson will begin his first legislative session next week.

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Group To Study Pheasant Habitat

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Governor Dennis Daugaard has appointed the members of a work group tasked with examining strategies for developing pheasant habitat in South Dakota.

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Larson To Seek Second Term

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The official announcement will come later, but first term District 40 Senator Tyson Larson of O’Neill says he plans to run for re-election this year.

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

National Pork Board Responds To Tyson’s Producer Recommendations

In Agriculture

Tyson Foods is urging its pork suppliers to implement a series of production practices that it deems representative of responsible…

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Agriculture Secretary Wants House Action Soon On Immigration Bill

In Agriculture

Immigration reform which passed the Senate last year is stuck now in the House. The debate seems to be over…

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Iowa Corn Growers President Says Voluntary GMO Labeling Best Solution

In Agriculture

  The Grocery Manufacturers Association and three other groups are now pushing for a federal Genetically Modified Organism Law. They’re…

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

South Dakota Pork Group Supporting Proposed Animal Cruelty Bill

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The South Dakota Pork Producers Council is one of the groups backing proposed legislation calling for making animal cruelty a…

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.

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Iowa Incomes Remain Steady Despite Strengthening Economy

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Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.

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State Climatologist Says This Winter Could be Colder

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State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.

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Fake Gun Used in Fatal Robbery

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Omaha State Senator, Burke Harr, plans to re-introduce a bill that makes using a fake weapon a felony.