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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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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

Nebraska Ag Department Investigating Bovine TB Case

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The Nebraska Department of Agriculture is investigating an outbreak of bovine tuberculosis in the northeast part of the state discovered…

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

Wet November For South Dakota

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Much of the state saw record precipitation in October, some in rain, along with record snows in areas of West River.

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

South Dakota Congresswoman Wants Farm Bill Done This Year

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South Dakota Representative Kristi Noem says she’s pushing for resolution on a final farm bill before the end of the…

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

Positive Outlook For Holiday Sales

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South Dakota businesses should see sales gains this holiday season over last year.

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

South Dakota Agriculture Secretary Backs New Raw Milk Rule

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  New South Dakota raw milk rule regulations go into effect December 11. State Agriculture Secretary Lucas Lentsch says there’s…

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

Jacks Earn Second Straight

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Make it two straight for the Jackrabbits

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

USD Women Fall At Creighton

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Marissa Janning scored 20 points and three more Bluejays scored at least 10 points as Creighton topped the South Dakota women’s basketball team 63-48 Tuesday night.

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

Starr On Buchanan List

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South Dakota linebacker Tyler Starr is one of 20 finalists for the Buck Buchanan Award announced by The Sports Network.

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Wednesday, November 27, 201311/27/2013

Iowa Speedway For Sale

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Iowa Speedway is apparently ready for new ownership.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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Making headlines this week

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A look at some of the week's biggest headlines and the stories you may have missed.

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Marijuana Production on the Way for Iowans

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A bill that would legalize the use of marijuana as treatment for certain medical conditions that cause seizures.

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Census Data Says Iowa is Growing

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The U-S Census Bureau released estimates this week showing Iowa's population has increased by two percent since 2010