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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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Governor Says Iowa In Good Financial Shape

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says while the state is in pretty good financial shape, that could change quickly.

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BCBS Rejects Deal

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska rejected the latest proposal by CHI Health as a way to end a contract dispute.

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Negotiators Far Apart

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Negotiators for the State of Iowa presented a contract proposal that differs greatly from the one submitted earlier this month by the largest state employees' union.

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No Charges For Corrections Officials

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Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning says the special legislative committee reviewing what went wrong in Corrections that led to the miscalculation of hundreds of prison sentences failed to stay focused.

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U.S. to leave more troops in Afghanistan than first planned

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The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.