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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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Water Management Policy is the Focus in Pierre Today

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The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force of the South Dakota legislature is meeting to discuss water management policy.

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Grand jury reaches decision in Michael Brown shooting

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An announcement on whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is expected this afternoon.

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Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

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Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

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Prison Delays May Cause Legal Action

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Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.

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Officials Say Power Transmission Line Would be Good For Nebraska

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Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.