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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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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Farmers And Ranchers Alliance Survey Looks At Consumer Decisions

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The U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance recently released the results of its consumer transparency survey. It showed that 59-percent of…

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Electric Rates May Stabilize

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Many rural electric cooperatives in South Dakota had to raise rates sharply over the past few years to deal with their wholesale power costs.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

See For Yourself Applications Now Available For Soybean Farmers

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  Farmers can see how their soybean checkoff dollar is being used to improve the price they receive for their…

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Coyote Earns Summit Honor

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South Dakota guard Tia Hemiller was named the Summit League Women’s Basketball Player of the Week on Monday in a league release.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

T-Wolves Run Over Philly

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Kevin Love posted 26 points and seven rebounds to lead the Timberwolves in a 126-95 rout of the 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Jacks Finish High

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The South Dakota State University football team posted top-15 finishes in each of the two major Football Championship Subdivision polls, which were released Monday.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

Cyclones Name Offensive Coordinator

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Former Kansas football coach Mark Mangino is the new offensive coordinator at Iowa State.

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Tuesday, January 7, 201401/07/2014

NBA Reschedules Timberwolves Game

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The NBA is rescheduling last month’s game between the Timberwolves and Spurs for April 8th in Minneapolis.

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Spending Still To Be Worked Out

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The two year budget agreement that Congress worked out last month just sets the framework.

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Americans report improved health, better healthcare

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The study of more than 500,000 Americans found improvements in insurance coverage, access to primary care and prescriptions, and overall health since late 2013.

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Rural Areas To Be Included In Economic Development

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Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts says rural areas of the state won’t be left out of economic development plans.

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Boston to blame for Olympic bid flop, says IOC’s Bach

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Boston was picked by the U.S. Olympic Committee to be the country's candidate for the 2024 Games but rescinded its bid in a spectacular U-turn on Monday after the city's mayor said taxpayers could not afford to host the event.

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Wind Farm Facing Opposition

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A group called “We Care” is working to stop development of a large wind farm in Lincoln County in south east South Dakota.

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Utility Rates Going Up In South Dakota

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Most of the investor owned utilities in South Dakota have either raised electric rates, or have a case before the Public Utilities Commission seeking to do that.