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Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Implements Pheasant Management Plan

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is adopting a comprehensive pheasant management plan

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7 hours ago in Local

Arson Week in Iowa Kicks Off

This is "Arson Awareness Week" in Iowa.

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7 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Republicans Finally Have a Say

Nebraska Republicans get their chance to weigh in on the presidential race a week from today (TUE)

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8 hours ago in Local

Revenge Porn Could Soon be a Crime in Minnesota

So-called "revenge porn" on the Internet would be a crime and a victim could also sue for damages

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8 hours ago in Local

Despite Wide Temperature Swings, Iowa Had an Average Month

April was a month of weather extremes in Iowa, from snow and frigid temperatures in the teens to warm, sunny days in the mid-80s.

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9 hours ago in Local

Diversity Leaders at USD Appointed to Advisory Council

Diversity leaders at the University of South Dakota have been appointed to the advisory council for The National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE)

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10 hours ago in National, Olympics, Sports

Flame lands in troubled Brazil for 94-day relay to Games

President Dilma Rousseff lit the Olympic torch in Brazil's capital on Tuesday and pledged that political turmoil engulfing her nation would not harm the first Games to be held in South America.

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11 hours ago in National, World

Islamic State kills U.S. Navy SEAL in northern Iraq

Islamic State militants killed a U.S. serviceman in northern Iraq on Tuesday after blasting through Kurdish defences and overrunning a town in the biggest offensive in the area for months.

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15 hours ago in Agriculture

R-CALF Files Lawsuit Against USDA on Beef Checkoff

The Ranchers Cattlemen Action Legal Fund has filed suit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture alleging the agency’s Beef Checkoff…

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15 hours ago in Agriculture

Senate and Food Industry Divided on Biotech Labeling

The Senate and the food industry are divided on the biotech labeling issue. The Senate is negotiating a compromise between…

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15 hours ago in Agriculture

Iowa Ag Secretary on Water Quality Funding

Iowa lawmakers wrapped up the 2016 legislative session on Friday. Iowa Agriculture Secretary Bill Northey thanked legislators for the $9.6…

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15 hours ago in Agriculture

Taiwan Could Lift Ban on Pork Produced With Ractopamine

Agricultural representatives from Taiwan have threatened a large scale protest if the country lifts its ban on pork produced with…

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15 hours ago in Agriculture

SD Corn Adds Sustainability Director

The South Dakota Corn Growers Association has added a new position of Sustainability Director. Corn Grower’s Executive Director Lisa Richardson…

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15 hours ago in Music

Tupac’s mother, Afeni Shakur, dead at 69

Born Alice Faye Williams, the former Black Panther activist gave birth to the legendary rapper in 1971.

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16 hours ago in Local

Iowa Legislature Wraps Up Early

The 2016 session of the Iowa legislature wrapped up late last week with compromises in funding for Planned Parenthood and the Department of Transportation.

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16 hours ago in Local

SD District 18 Gets Independent Senate Candidate

Matt Stone of Yankton has filed to run for the state Senate from District 18 as an independent.

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17 hours ago in Local

First Step on Nebraska Property Taxes

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts and many state Senators point to the twenty million dollars in property tax relief passed by this year’s Unicameral as a major achievement.

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17 hours ago in Local

Threats of Severe Weather

While temperatures are starting to warm to near normal, that means the threat of severe weather won’t be far behind.

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17 hours ago in Entertainment

Jim Beam fills 14 millionth bottle of bourbon

Jim Beam has filled and sealed its 14 millionth barrel of bourbon since the 1933 repeal of Prohibition, achieving a first in the bourbon industry.

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17 hours ago in Weird

Oops! School unwittingly distributes yearbook pic of student’s penis

An Arizona student who showed his penis in his football team's photograph was arrested briefly after his high school unwittingly sent the image to hundreds of his Phoenix-area classmates as part of its yearbook.

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6 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission Implements Pheasant Management Plan

pheasant

The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is adopting a comprehensive pheasant management plan

7 hours ago in Local

Arson Week in Iowa Kicks Off

House Fire

This is "Arson Awareness Week" in Iowa.

7 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Republicans Finally Have a Say

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Nebraska Republicans get their chance to weigh in on the presidential race a week from today (TUE)

8 hours ago in Local

Revenge Porn Could Soon be a Crime in Minnesota

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So-called "revenge porn" on the Internet would be a crime and a victim could also sue for damages

8 hours ago in Local

Despite Wide Temperature Swings, Iowa Had an Average Month

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April was a month of weather extremes in Iowa, from snow and frigid temperatures in the teens to warm, sunny days in the mid-80s.