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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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U.S. officials: Military mulling more troops to Iraq

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Military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more troops to Iraq to provide additional security around Baghdad.

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Obama: Beheading ‘shocked the conscience’ of the world

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The beheading of James Foley was said to be in revenge for U.S. air strikes against the Iraqi insurgents.

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Attorney General visits racially-charged Ferguson, protests continue

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The prosecutor's office will begin presenting evidence to a grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown.

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Farm Bureau Takes EPA To Court Over Privacy Releases

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The American Farm Bureau has taken EPA to court over their release of producer’s personal and private information.  AFBF argued…

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All hostages freed in overnight Chicago-area standoff

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Two suspects have been arrested after holding eight people - including six children - hostage for nearly 24 hours.