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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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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Johnson Hopes Cuts Will Be Restored

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The two year budget deal approved by Congress will move away from the cuts that were mandated under sequestration, but those effects will linger for a while.

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Army refers Bergdahl case to commander, punishment possible

This undated image provided by the U.S. Army shows Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. U.S. officials say the only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed and is in U.S. custody. The officials say Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's (boh BURG'-dahl) release was part of a negotiation that includes the release of five Afghan detainees held in the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

An investigation into Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's 2009 disappearance from his base in Afghanistan has been completed.

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Ex-officer not charged in fatal Milwaukee shooting

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A prosecutor says he won't file charges against a white former police officer in the fatal shooting of a black man.

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Canada is keeping the battle over the U.S. Country of Origin Labeling law in play at the World Trade Organization.…

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Goals for IA Soybean President

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Cleghorn area farmer Tom Oswald, President of the Iowa Soybean Association has set organizational goals for 2015. Topping the list…

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EPA Moving Foward With WOTUS

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EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy says she plans to move ahead with plans to finalize their proposed Clean Water Rule by…