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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Rail Line To Be Sold

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Canadian Pacific has reached agreement to sell the western parts of the former DM&E railroad to a group called Genesse & Wyoming.

SDPUC Commissioner Chris Nelson

Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Nelson Gets National Post

In News

South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Chris Nelson has been selected to chair the Committee on Telecommunications for the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners.

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Twins Prospect Suspended

In Sports

One of the Twins top prospects is being suspended by Major League Baseball.

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Huskers May Need Assistant

In Sports

The Nebraska Cornhuskers may need a replacement on the sidelines next season.

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Hawkeyes Fall To Unbeaten Badgers

In Sports

Ben Brust hit four straight free throws after Iowa coach Fran McCaffery was hit with back-to-back technical fouls, helping turn momentum in Wisconsin’s favor as the No. 4 Badgers beat the No. 22 Hawkeyes 75-71.

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Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

Coyotes Rout Visitor

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Tyler Flack scored a season-high 16 points and Trevor Gruis added 15 points as South Dakota rolled past Iowa Wesleyan 86-52 Saturday at the DakotaDome.

BasketballClose

Monday, January 6, 201401/06/2014

USD Women Continue Roll

In Sports

The University of South Dakota women’s basketball team has now won seven of its last eight games after a Saturday victory.

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Sunday, January 5, 201401/05/2014

House Fire Leads to Meth Bust

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House fire leads to a meth bust.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Election Filing Season Underway

In News

The start of the New Year opens the gates for those interested in running for public office in South Dakota.

SDCapitol

Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Hanson To Run For Reelection

In News

Current South Dakota Public Utilities Commission Chairman Gary Hanson says he plans to run for re-election this year.

Recent Headlines

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Electoral College An Issue In Senate Race

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A bill that did not pass in this year’s Nebraska legislative session is an issue in the District 40 Senate race.

in Agriculture

Cattle Leader Says It’s Premature To Gut COOL

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Thursday, the Country of Origin Labeling Reform Coalition sent a letter to Congress asking for non compliant parts of COOL…

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District 16 Senate Candidates Spar

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There is a spirited race for the District 16 Senate seat in southeast South Dakota.

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Gant Predicts Low Voter Turnout

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Despite all the noise surrounding the four way Senate race in South Dakota, voters don’t appear to be all that enthusiastic, at least not yet.

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Guardrails To Stay For Now

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The Iowa Department of Transportation is not planning to pull out special ends put on guardrails that are the focus of a Texas lawsuit until they get more information from federal transportation officials.