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Wednesday, September 18, 201309/18/2013

Twins Helping Lynx

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The Minnesota Twins are stepping up to the plate to support their neighbors across the street.

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Tuesday, September 17, 201309/17/2013

China Buys Close To $ 3 Billion Worth Of American Soybeans

In Agriculture

Monday, Chinese Agricultural leaders inked 13 contracts for close to $ 3 billion or 4.83 million metric tons of U.S.…

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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

In Agriculture

  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

In Sports

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

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Fortenberry Gives a Lukewarm Endorsement

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A lukewarm endorsement at best as Nebraska Congressman Jeff Fortenberry reacts to the swift change of events

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“Gun” Cell Phone Cases Banned in Minnesota

The Minnesota Senate unanimously passed a bill banning sale or possession of cell phone cases that look like guns

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Top Leaders in the Iowa Legislature Reject the “anti-establishment” Fervor

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The top two leaders in the Iowa legislature reject the idea the "anti-establishment" fervor among the nation's voters this year will trickle down and doom incumbents like them running for reelection to the Iowa House and Senate

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Not Much Action Taken on Improving Water Quality

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The Iowa legislature adjourned this year's session without taking much action on improving the state's water quality.

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Property Tax Cuts in Nebraska Depend on Education Aid

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While Nebraska lawmakers were able to pass twenty million dollars in property tax cuts this year, any further progress may take more of a comprehensive approach.