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1 day ago in Sports

The first jobs of some Super Bowl greats

From a janitor to a corn husker, these NFL greats started out small before making it to the big leagues.

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2 days ago in Local

Health Organizations in Nebraska Watching the Zika Virus

Health organizations are carefully monitoring the spread of the Zika virus after a large outbreak in May of last year in Brazil.

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2 days ago in Entertainment, Sports

You can stream the Super Bowl

This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.

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2 days ago in Local

Property Tax Debate Continues in Nebraska

Governor Pete Ricketts told a legislative committee Nebraskans demand property tax relief...and the Unicameral needs to respond this year.

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2 days ago in Local

SD Legislature Keeps Conceal Carry Bill Alive

The South Dakota House State Affairs Committee narrowly passed a bill that would allow people with an enhanced concealed weapons permit to possess those weapons in the state Capital and any county courthouse.

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2 days ago in Local

SD Counties Have to Wait for Additional Dollars

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has told county commissions to “be patient” as money from taxes and fees that were raised last year flow to local governments.

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3 days ago in Local

Minnesota Governor Dayton See Fire Damage in Medelia

Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton was in Madelia and got a first-hand-look at the damage from this week's fire that leveled several businesses along Main Street.

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3 days ago in Local

Standard Time Bill Moves in the SD Legislature

A bill that would keep South Dakota on Standard time year-round has emerged in the legislature.

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3 days ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

3 days ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.

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3 days ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Puppies predict Super Bowl 50

Right or wrong, one thing is for sure: these puppies are adorable!

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3 days ago in Sports

Broncos, Panthers set to deliver Super finish to season

The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers are primed to provide a grand finish worthy of a landmark Super Bowl 50 on Sunday and cap a season of celebration by the National Football League.

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3 days ago in National

Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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3 days ago in Entertainment

McDonald’s serving up ‘smarter’ Happy Meals

Ronald McDonald plans to serve up a side of literacy as the fast food giant swaps toys for millions of books.

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3 days ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ and ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

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3 days ago in Lifestyle

Smoking bans lead to better national health

People living in countries with public smoking bans have lower exposure to secondhand smoke and better health, according to a fresh look at past research from 21 nations.

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3 days ago in Viral Videos

Watch what this guy does with his iPhone

This experiment will make you want to hit the slopes and take your cell phone along for the ride.

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3 days ago in Agriculture

MN Governor Steps Back on Buffer Rule

Minnesota Corn Growers Association leaders are working with the Governor to improve the new buffer zone law. The measure is…

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3 days ago in Agriculture

New Iowa Pork Producers President Outlines Goals

Northeast Iowa producer Al Wulfekuhle is the new President of the Iowa Pork Producers Association and has set many goals…

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3 days ago in Agriculture

NPPA Call for Passage of LB 176

Nebraska Pork Producer Association members are hoping State Senators pass on final reading today LB 176, a measure that would…

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6 hours ago in Local

SD Legislators Attempting to Deal with Trans-Gender Issues

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The South Dakota House last week approved HB1008, a bill that would restrict trans-gender students’ access to bathrooms in public schools, by a margin of 58 to 10.

6 hours ago in Local

SD Legislators Get First Look at Sales Tax Bill

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The bill containing the Governors funding plan for teacher pay and increased sales taxes will be up for debate in a South Dakota House committee today.

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Improvements Needed in Minnesota Child Protection Laws

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The State of Minnesota must continue to press for 24/7 response to child abuse reports in all 87 counties -

17 hours ago in Local

Iowa Auditor Finds Misspent Unemployment Funds

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A report from State Auditor Mary Mosiman finds Iowa Workforce Development paid out more than 909-thousand dollars in unemployment benefits that should not have been paid.

24 hours ago in Local

Iowa Legislators Disagree over Medicaid Changes

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Democrats in the Iowa Senate plan to pass a bill that would stop Governor Branstad's plan to move the 560-thousand Medicaid patients in Iowa into private managed care plans.