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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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Spy flights over Syria begin

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The surveillance flights could pave the way for airstrikes against ISIS militants in Syria.

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Minnesota Extension Hosting Manure Value Field Day

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The University of Minnesota Extension is hosting a fertilizer value manure field day in Lamberton today with demonstrations this afternoon.…

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Storm Hammers One Farm In Edmunds County

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A severe storm over the weekend that dropped two tornados in Edmunds County South Dakota did significant structural damage to…

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It’s official: Burger King is buying Tim Horton’s

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The fast food king will buy the Canadian coffee chain to create the third-largest quick service restaurant group.