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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

GPAC Names Best Of Week

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Laurel Zweiner of Hastings and Trae Bergh of Dakota Wesleyan are the basketball Players of the Week in the Great Plains Athletic Conference.

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Wild Win In Shootout

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Nino Niederreiter scored the lone goal of the shootout in the fourth round as the Wild notched a 2-1 win over the Kings in Los Angeles.

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Youth Tourney In Sioux Falls

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The Fifth Annual Pacesetter South Dakota Youth Basketball State Championships for grades 5-9 have been set in Sioux Falls for April 5-6.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Ag Secretary Says Congress Must Complete Farm Bill This Month

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Farm Bill principals are expected to release a framework for long term farm legislation this week. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack…

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

SDSU Specialist Says PED Virus Shows Up In South Dakota

In Agriculture

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus has killed thousands of adult and juvenile pigs since it first hit the United States in…

Tyson Larson

Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Larson To Introduce Bills

In News

The Nebraska Unicameral starts its 2014 session tomorrow in Lincoln

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Food Bank Improving Facilities

In News

Feeding South Dakota, a nonprofit group that works to provide meals to thousands of families in the state is in the middle of a six million dollar capital improvement plan.

Piggy Bank

Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Bankers To Propose Bills

In News

The South Dakota Legislature opens the 2014 session next week, and many groups are getting bills ready for introduction.

South Dakotan Now YFR Vice Chair

Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Dow Asking USDA To De Regulate Enlist Seeds

In Agriculture

USDA is looking at full deregulation of Dow’s Enlist Seeds, which would be the first corn and soybeans developed with…

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Illinois Economist Gives 2014 Corn And Soybean Outlook

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  Corn prices have dropped 40-percent from their highs in reaction to a record U.S. corn crop in 2013.  However,…

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ISIS releases beheading video of American Steven Sotloff

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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.

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Congress Back to Work After August Break

Washington DC

SD Congresswoman Kristi Noem says there are issues Congress needs to deal with this fall.