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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

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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

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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

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  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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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Minnesota Farm Bureau Members Lobbying Congress

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…