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ACE Backs Senator’s STB ReAuthorization Legislation

The American Coalition for Ethanol is backing South Dakota Senator John Thune’s Surface Transportation Board Re Authorization Act of 2014…

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Yankton Receives Road Grant

The city of Yankton has been approved for a $500,000 grant from the State Board of Economic Development for a new road.

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Joan Rivers leaves fortune to her dogs

Oh, and some of it goes to her daughter too!

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Swine Specialist Says Don’t Let Up On PEDV Control

Just because the weather is changing and the warm conditions of summer have passed doesn’t mean pork producers should lighten…

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School Districts Report Scam

School districts across the country are reporting a scam that involves fake invoices for language and math books the schools never bought.

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Early Voting To Start

Early balloting for South Dakota voters starts Friday.

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ISIS planned beheading of random person in Australia

Hundreds of police raided homes in a sweeping counter-terrorism operation after Australian officials uncovered a plot to behead a member of the public in Australia.

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House votes to arm Syrian rebels; Senate next

The U.S. House approved Obama's plan to train and arm moderate Syrian rebels - now it's the Senate's turn.

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STB Reform Bill Clears Committee

The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee gave bipartisan approval of South Dakota Senator John Thune’s Surface Transportation Board (STB) reform bill, which he introduced along with Commerce Committee Chairman Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia.

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Fischer: ISIS Money May Just Be Down Payment

The Obama Administration is asking Congress for five hundred million dollars to expand the battle against ISIS terrorists in the Middle East.

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Abbott: USD Works To Keep Up

The University of South Dakota is in a good spot, but has to work hard not to slip behind.

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IRFA Wants Vice President To Back RFS

The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association is asking Vice President Joe Biden to come forward with the administration’s support of higher…

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‘Second chance’ for Ray Rice not out of the question

The star running back is hoping for the same type of second chance that other tarnished NFL stars like Michael Vick have received.

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Musicians To Perform At Event Protesting Pipeline

On September 27th, Music stars Willie Nelson and Neil Young will be performing on the Tanderup farm near Neligh, Nebraska…

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Another day, another NFL player arrested

Cardinals RB Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on charges of aggravated assault in two alleged incidents of domestic violence.

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Nebraska To Host International Conference

Nebraska which exports $ 454 million worth of ag products to Japan has been chosen to host the 2018 Japan…

In this Aug. 15, 1989 file photo ,Joan Rivers announces that she is starting a new syndicated talk show, "The Joan Rivers Show," in Los Angeles. Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones for badly dressed celebrities, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. She was 81. Rivers was hospitalized Aug. 28, after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)

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2014 Notable Deaths

The celebrities we have lost this year.

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‘Star Wars’ minus music

Without John Williams, the Throne Room would be a scene full of people creepily smiling at each other.

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Captain Citrus: OJ crusader, crime fighter

Florida has a muscular new superhero who promotes orange juice while battling evil through the power of the sun.

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White House proposes new energy efficiency rules

The latest efforts include standards for commercial air conditioning units that could slash energy use.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Yankton Receives Road Grant

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The city of Yankton has been approved for a $500,000 grant from the State Board of Economic Development for a new road.

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School Districts Report Scam

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School districts across the country are reporting a scam that involves fake invoices for language and math books the schools never bought.

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Early Voting To Start

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Early balloting for South Dakota voters starts Friday.