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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Thune Has Doubts About Iran Nuke Deal

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Western countries have reached a tentative deal with Iran to slow development of their nuclear capabilities.

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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Watershed Task Force To Meet

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The Regional Watershed Advisory Task Force meets today in Pierre.

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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Cattle Group Disappointed Disaster Declaration Gives No Help To Producers

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  Federal Emergency Management officials announced late last week that President Obama approved a request for a disaster declaration for…

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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

25 By 25 Committee Concerned About EPA 2014 Volume Requirements

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Some Renewable officials say it isn’t just corn ethanol that will be effected by the EPA plan to drop the…

Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Planning Committee To Meet

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The Legislative Planning Committee meets today in Pierre.

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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Regional Economy Improves

In News

After declining in October to its lowest level since 2012, the monthly Mid-America Business Conditions Index, a leading economic indicator for a nine-state region, increased for November.

Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Vikings Gain Overtime Win

In Sports

Blair Walsh’s 34-yard field goal with 1:43 left in overtime gave the Minnesota Vikings a 23-20 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday after both teams missed kicks in the extra period.

Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Stanford Crushes SDSU

In Sports

South Dakota State ended its second two-game California road trip of the season on Sunday with a 92-60 loss at Stanford.

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Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Twins Sign Hughes

In Sports

The Minnesota Twins have agreed to a $24 million, three-year contract with right-hander Phil Hughes.

Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Jacks Advance In Playoffs

In Sports

South Dakota State scored 26 consecutive points and recorded seven sacks as the Jackrabbits advanced in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs with a 26-7 victory at Northern Arizona Saturday night.

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SD Legislature Keeps Conceal Carry Bill Alive

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SD Counties Have to Wait for Additional Dollars

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South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has told county commissions to “be patient” as money from taxes and fees that were raised last year flow to local governments.