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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Education, Medicaid To Be Debated

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Governor Dennis Daugaard has proposed a three percent increase in state aid for schools next year.

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Minnesota Ag Commissioner Touring State Touting RFS

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Minnesota Ag Commissioner Dave Frederickson is on a three week tour of the state asking for support of the Renewable…

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Iowa Sets Biodiesel Production Record In 2013

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Iowa Renewable Fuel Officials say Iowa biodiesel production was up 25 percent in 2013 setting a new record with production…

Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Conservation Stewardship Program Sign Up Extended

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The Natural Resources Conservation Service has extended the deadline for new Conservation Stewardship Program enrollments for fiscal year 2014.  The…

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Timberwolves Lose Late

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Gerald Green nailed a fadeaway corner jumper with three seconds left to lift the Suns to a 104-103 victory over the Timberwolves at the Target Center.

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Jacks Begin League Play

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The Summit League season is here for South Dakota State.

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

SDSU Women Host League Foe

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The South Dakota State women’s basketball team (9-7, 0-0) begins its seventh season of Summit Leauge play Thursday when it hosts IUPUI (10-5, 0-0) at 7 p.m.at Frost Arena.

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Morris Falls Short

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Former Twins pitcher Jack Morris was not elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday.

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Hawkeye Prices Going Up

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Prices are going up for Iowa football tickets.

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Domestic Violence Laws To Be Introduced

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A summer study committee of the South Dakota legislature held hearings around the state on domestic abuse.

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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