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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

SD Health Care Providers Prepare for ACA Changes..

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SD health care providers prepare for the state of federal health care reforms.

Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Workers Ready to Move for Jobs..

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Yankton Area Progressive Growth has updated their study of labor availability in the south east part of the state. The…

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

SD Retailers Worried About Coming ACA Changes..

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SD Retailers are worried about coming changes to health care coverage.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Sileage Cutting Is Underway In The Region

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Silage cutting is underway in the region.  Mycogen Seeds Customer Agronomist April Borders says to ensure the best feed quality…

Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Nebraska Pork President Likes Bill To Preserve Meat Inspectors

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  Legislation has been introduced in the Senate to preserve current staffing levels of USDA inspectors in meat plants.  This…

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

South Dakota Farm Bureau President Says Nutrition Bill May Be Tough To Pass

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  The House is expected to take up the nutrition bill this week that would cut about $ 40 billion…

Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Minnesota Extension Ag Engineer Says Watch Out For Farm Vehicles This Week

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  This week through September 21 is National Farm Safety and Health Week. University of Minnesota Extension Ag Engineer Larry…

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

GPAC Tabs Weekly Best

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The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) has announced its weekly football Players of the Week.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Jackrabbit Gets Soccer Award

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South Dakota State women’s soccer goalkeeper Nicole Inskeep was named Defensive Player of the Week by The Summit League for her performance last weekend.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

Volleyball Honor For Coyote

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USD outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink was named the Summit League’s Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

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Wagner Man Arrested in Charles Mix County

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Russell Turner, 40, of Dante has been arrested in connection with an incident in Charles Mix County that resulted in an officer firing shots into a vehicle.

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Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

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The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

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Japanese Trade Team Tours SD

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A Japanese trade team has been touring South Dakota and the U.S. to get a sense for the yield and…

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Candidates for South Dakota District 17 Legislature Disagree on Medicaid Expansion

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The candidates running for District 17 Legislature have different ideas about the expansion of Medicaid for South Dakota.

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South Dakota District 17 Legislative Candidates Talk Education Funding

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Four candidates for the South Dakota Legislature have different opinions about education funding.