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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

SD Legislative Committee Suggests More Money & Days for Schools

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A SD legislative committee has proposed more funding for state schools, and also extending the school year.

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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

SD Lawmakers Have to Deal With Extra Money

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SD legislators will have extra money to work with in the 2014 session.

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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

Cold Blast Aimed at Northern Plains

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Following a cool weekend, arctic air will roll into the northern plains next week.

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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

Twins Sign Free Agent Pitcher

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A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that free-agent right-hander Ricky Nolasco and the Minnesota Twins have reached agreement on a contract.

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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

SDSU Women Win In Mexico

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It was a good start to the Mexico trip for the South Dakota State women’s basketball team.

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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

Starr Earns Conference Award

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South Dakota linebacker Tyler Starr has been named the Missouri Valley Football Conference Defensive Player of the Year.

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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

Timberwolves Fall At Home

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Eight players scored in double figures led by Ty Lawson’s 23 points as the Nuggets got by the Timberwolves 117-110 at Target Center.

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Thursday, November 28, 201311/28/2013

Hawkeyes, Cyclones Extend Rivalry

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The Iowa Hawkeyes and Iowa State Cyclones are extending their football rivalry.

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

River Levels Dropping

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River levels on the Missouri River below Gavins Point dam have been falling for the past few days, and will continue to fall as releases are cut back.

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

Pardoned Thanksgiving Turkeys Come From Minnesota This Year

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President Obama is expected to pardon the annual thanksgiving Turkey today. Minnesota Turkey Grower’s Executive Director Steve Olson says the…

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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,…

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China Buys $ 2.3 Billion Worth Of U.S. Soy

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This week while in Milwaukee, Chinese buyers agreed to purchase $ 2.3 billion of U.S. soy products. The announcement made…

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Scots spurn independence in historic vote but demand new powers

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Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart.