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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Chamber Opposes Minimum Wage Hike

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Dave Owen, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says while they will probably oppose the increase, they won’t actively lead the opposition.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

SDSU Earns Playoff Bid

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The South Dakota State University football team has been selected for an at-large berth in the 2013 Football Championship Subdivision playoffs and will travel to Northern Arizona in first-round action Saturday.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Morningside Moves On

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GPAC champ Morningside will take to the road for round two of the NAIA football playoffs.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Vikings Tie Packers

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The Vikings and the Packers have played the first tie game in the NFL this season.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Sumner Is Weekly Winner

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South Dakota State University quarterback Austin Sumner was named Missouri Valley Football Conference Offensive Player of the Week in leading the Jackrabbits to a 42-13 victory Nov. 23 over Youngstown State.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Coyotes Earn Home Win

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South Dakota guard Nicole Seekamp scored a season-high 26 points to lead the Coyotes to a 74-61 win against Boise State in the Coyotes’ home opener Sunday inside the DakotaDome.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

Jackrabbit Is All American

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South Dakota State’s Trent Lusignan claimed All-American honors on Saturday as he finished 12th overall at the Division I Cross Country Championships.

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Monday, November 25, 201311/25/2013

USD Star Honored

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Junior outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink of USD was named Summit League Volleyball Player of the Year.

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Friday, November 22, 201311/22/2013

SD Governor Dennis Daugaard Releases Statement on GOED Investigation

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SD Governor Dennis Daugaard has released a statement on the investigation into the Office of Economic Development.

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Friday, November 22, 201311/22/2013

Wind Energy Expansion Possible

In News

Wind energy production in South Dakota could get a big boost if the Public Utilities Commission would set up a workable rate structure.

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Manufacturing, construction data point to sturdy U.S. growth

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An overall view of the assembly line where the BMW X4 is made at the BMW manufacturing plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina March 28, 2014.

U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

A masked Islamic State militant speaks next to a man purported to be U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff at an unknown location in this still image from an undated video posted on a social media website.

The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.

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Iowa Incomes Remain Steady Despite Strengthening Economy

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Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.

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State Climatologist Says This Winter Could be Colder

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State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.

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Fake Gun Used in Fatal Robbery

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Omaha State Senator, Burke Harr, plans to re-introduce a bill that makes using a fake weapon a felony.