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Tuesday, November 26, 201311/26/2013

Vikings Release Jefferson

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The Minnesota Vikings have released cornerback A.J. Jefferson after he was arrested and jailed on a domestic assault complaint.

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Tuesday, November 26, 201311/26/2013

Timberwolves Swing Trade

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The Minnesota Timberwolves are trading former No. 2 overall draft pick Derrick Williams to the Sacramento Kings for Luc Mbah a Moute.

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Tuesday, November 26, 201311/26/2013

Nebraska Titles Won

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Three Nebraska high school football titles were decided in Lincoln on Monday.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Stockmen’s Livestock Auction In Yankton South Dakota Has New Owners

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  Stockman’s Livestock in Yankton, South Dakota has a new owner.  Nebraska native Kylie Hammond has purchased the auction business…

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

South Dakota Corn Executive Says Farm Bill Needs Completing

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Both bodies of Congress are on Thanksgiving break and Ag leaders failed to reach a compromise on the farm bill…

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

South Dakota State Senator Wants Hearings On Infrastructure Needs

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  South Dakota State Senator Mike Vehle of Mitchell wants to hold hearings in January to come up with solutions…

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Officials Monitor River Life

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Researchers have been on the Missouri River below Gavins Point Dam for the last eight years, looking for signs of new life for an endangered species.

Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

NFU Weighs In On CFTC Board Nominations

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  Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Debbie Stabenow says the Senate likely won’t take up nominations to the Commodity Futures Trading…

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Highway 50 Talks Continue

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Discussions are continuing between the South Dakota Department of Transportation and the City of Yankton over the design of the Highway 50 project.

Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

National Pork Board Finalizes Budget And Sets Up Task Force

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The National Pork Board has finalized their 2014 budget and will be putting a task force together to develop a…

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No Special Session for South Dakota Education

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The call for a special session of the South Dakota legislature has failed.

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Making headlines this week

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

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Governor Addresses Camp for Gifted Students

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South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard told students at the wrap up of the “Governors Camp” at USD in Vermillion today that their future is bright, but they have to make good choices.

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Wheat Quality Tour Shows Bumper Yields

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The Wheat Quality Council’s Spring Wheat Tour wrapped up yesterday afternoon and the results indicated the Dakotas could be looking…

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Iowa Senator Calls for Review of JBS Acquisition

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley wants the U.S. Justice Department’s Anti Trust Division to review the proposed acquisition by JBS of Cargill Pork.