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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

In Agriculture

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

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Test Wells Started

In News

The first steps in a major reconstruction of the City of Yankton’s water treatment process are underway.

Recent Headlines

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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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,…