Budget bills have been advanced to final consideration by the Unicameral, but not until one more round of debate on a proposal to buy a state plane. Legislators have scratched plans to spend 2-point-2 Million dollars to buy a King Air from the University of Nebraska Foundation. Instead, a study will be conducted on how best to meet the air travel needs of the state. Senator Galen Hadley of Kearney suggests the legislature engaged in a bit of micro-managing in its decision.
Another winter storm will move into the area Sunday night through Tuesday.
The Yankton City Commission approved a façade improvement program for the downtown business area at their last meeting.
A new report projects the expense to Medicaid for people afflicted with Alzheimer’s disease in Iowa and nationwide will increase dramatically over the next decade.
Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.