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Nelson To Head South Dakota PUC

South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Chris Nelson has been elected Chair by his fellow commissioners.

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PHOTOS: Scenes from the storm

Some of our favorite photos and tweets from #Snowmageddon2015.

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Nearly half of Americans think Patriots are cheaters, poll shows

Many sports fans believe the Super Bowl-bound New England Patriots, engulfed in the so-called "DeflateGate" scandal, are cheaters.

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Canadian Cattle Group Responds To COOL Study

A recent Auburn University Study showed the U.S. Country of Origin Labeling law did not have a significant negative impact…

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Cattle Group Working On State Legislative Issues

Last week, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts in his State of the State address talked about the need for property tax…

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ICCI Members Rallying In Des Moines

Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement members will rally today at the state capital in Des Moines where they’ll be lobbying…

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Former Red Sox pitcher Monbouquette dead at 78

The right-hander also player for the Detroit Tigers, New York Yankees, and San Francisco Giants.

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Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals

Glendale, Arizona is suffering deep financial issues in its efforts to become a sports destination.

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Patriots avoid blizzard, but no escaping DeflateGate storm

The team escaped a blizzard to make their way to Arizona, but there's no avoiding another storm as the mystery of the deflated footballs continues to swirl.

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‘Selma’ director DuVernay to make Katrina film

Ava DuVernay, the director behind the Oscar-nominated MLK, Jr. biopic plans a feature film set in the time of Hurricane Katrina.

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2 officers shot, suspect killed in Minnesota city hall shooting

A man shot two police officers shortly after a swearing in ceremony at a city hall in a Minneapolis suburb.

WICKED WINTER WEATHER: An New York Police Department officer takes photographs while keeping security during a snowstorm in Times Square, New York early morning Jan. 27.

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‘Life-threatening’ blizzard bears down on East Coast

A potentially historic snowstorm has canceled flights, shuttered schools and businesses, and threatens millions of Americans.

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Gov’t to overhaul Medicare payments to doctors, hospitals

The Obama administration is unveiling what it calls a historic shift in the way Medicare pays hospitals and doctors.

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‘Dear Kitten:’ Cats explain the Big Game

One day a year, things get weird ... but your cats have a game plan all their own.

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We’re betting big on Valentine’s Day

Americans are feeling sweet about romance this year, with consumers opening up their wallets in the name of love.

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Larson Earns Summit Award

The Summit League named South Dakota State senior Cody Larson its men’s basketball player of the week for his efforts last week in leading the Jackrabbits to wins against Fort Wayne on Wednesday and at Oral Roberts on Saturday.

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Two Honors For Waytashek

Senior Megan Waytashek (Lino Lakes, Minn.) picked up her second honor Monday when she was named the Summit League Player of the Week after helping the South Dakota State women’s basketball team to a 1-0 week.

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Cyclones Claim Big 12 Win

Georges Niang scored 19 points, Bryce Dejean-Jones had 18 and 15th-ranked Iowa State held off No. 19 Texas 89-86 on Monday night.

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Iowa Women Upend Nebraska

Ally Disterhoft scored all 20 of her points in the second half and overtime to lead No. 20 Iowa to its first victory against No. 15 Nebraska in nine tries as a Big Ten opponent, 78-72 on Monday.

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Doane Top Pick In GPAC

Doane College, with 99 points and nine first place votes, is the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) baseball coaches' choice to win the 2015 regular season league title.

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Iowa Unemployment Drops

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The state unemployment rate in Iowa dropped in December, and a spokesperson for Iowa Workforce Development says the state is getting close to "full employment."

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Bill Seeks To Prevent Wage Theft

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Four Iowans who say they've been the victims of wage theft testified at the statehouse Tuesday, part of an effort by Senate Democrats to build support for a bill that would require businesses to provide employees with a written record of how they're to be paid.

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Nebraska Concerned About Possible Measles Outbreak

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Nebraska health officials express concern that a measles outbrak that began in Disneyland could spread throughout the country.

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Resolution Would Demand End To US Department Of Education

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The South Dakota House debated a resolution yesterday calling for the abolition of the US Department of Education.

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River Levels Low

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Levels on area rivers are very low at the moment, just weeks before the first official flood predictions of the late winter.