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Iowa National Guard Unit Joining Operation Enduring Freedom

An Iowa National Guard unit is being mobilized as part of Operation Enduring Freedom

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HIV Cases Increase in Minnesota

A new report shows H-I-V cases increased by 24-percent among Minnesota 20-to-29 year olds.

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Peter Rossiter Announces Candidacy for D-18

Democrat Peter Rossiter of Yankton has announced his candidacy for South Dakota State House of Representatives in District 18. Rossiter…

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Mayo Clinic Study Finds Ways To Minimize Post-Biopsy Complications

Absolute rates of biopsy and post-biopsy complications have decreased following benchmark publications on PSA screening, but according to a new study by Mayo Clinic researchers, the relative risk for patients continues to increase.

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Colorado is Causing Problems for Nebraska Law Enforcement

Nebraska is taking another route in its legal action against Colorado for legalizing marijuana.

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District 18 Senate Race Develops

It appears there will be a Senate race in District 18 this year.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Pitch, please: Julia Robert ‘sells’ sex toys on ‘Ellen’

The "Pretty Woman" star, who plays a host on the Home Shopping Network (HSN) in her new movie "Mother's Day," was tasked with gushing about a blind item, which members of the studio audience could see.

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

Compromise Language on Biotech Labeling Coming in Senate Ag Committee

The Senate Ag Committee is working on compromise language on the biotech labeling bill that could be offered yet this…

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

Osteopathic Study on Meat Based on Weak Data

A review of large scale studies published in the Journal of the Osteopathic Association calling out meat for a host…

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Coalition Opposes TPP Agreement

A coalition of 160 farm and food groups are asking Congress to vote against the Trans Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement.…

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

Iowa Legislature Passes Funding for Blend Pump Program

By a unanimous vote, Iowa lawmakers in both the House and Senate passed legislation continuing funding for the states renewable…

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Windom FFA Member New Minnesota FFA President

Windom High School Senior Spencer Wolter has been named the Minnesota State FFA President for 2016-2017. The group wrapped up…

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4 weeks ago in Sports, Weird

Shall I compare thee to a carburetor? Indy 500 gets a poet

An Indiana University student who is a poet and a performer has been named the Indianapolis 500's first official poet since the early 20th century.

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4 weeks ago in National

Survey: Most Americans support usage fees to fix crumbling roads

The cost to repair and upgrade the U.S. surface transportation system to meet current and future demands is in the "hundreds of billions of dollars," the U.S. Government Accountability Office said last year.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Green Room’ is a gory, good time

It's lean, mean, loud and grisly, and a ton of bloody fun.

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Appeals court to hear ex-Subway pitchman’s appeal May 20

A federal appeals court in Chicago has set a May hearing for former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle's appeal of his more than 15-year sentence in a child sex abuse and pornography case.

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4 weeks ago in National

Volkswagen says emissions scandal bill could get much bigger

Volkswagen's CEO says the company will launch new electric vehicles and set up a new firm focused on operations like car-sharing as it seeks to get past its scandal over cheating on diesel emissions tests.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Yankton County Commission to Consider Higher Fees & Taxes for Road Repair

The Yankton County Commission heard from their road and bridge task force this week. The group was set up to look at funding alternatives after a property tax opt out failed last fall.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Prepare Now for Severe Weather

With severe weather breaking out in the region, now is a good time to make preparations for the season.

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4 weeks ago in Local

SD Democratic Senate Candidate Giving Voters a Choice

Jay Williams of Yankton says he is running for the US Senate as a democrat in South Dakota because voters deserve a choice.

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PDR Disabled You Deer Hunt Looks For Disabled Children

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The PDR Disabled Youth Deer Hunt is looking for disabled adolescents to attend a free whitetail deer hunt.

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Gov Dayton Says Clinton is Best Qualified for President

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at New York University's Kaufman Management Center

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When: 24 Jul 2015
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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has maintained support for Presumptive Democratic Nominee, Hillary Clinton

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Epidemiologist Warns of Ticks Over Memorial Day Weekend

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With Memorial Day weekend just ahead, thousands of Nebraskans will be heading out on their first camping trips of the season -- and they'll need to take precautions against ticks.

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Iowa Police Chief Retires

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Officials in Iowa City will be looking for a new police chief. Sam Hargadine on Monday announced his retirement, effective June 30.

2 days ago in Local

Dairy Overlay District May Come Soon to Yankton

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The Yankton County Commission will host a public meeting this week to talk about forming a dairy overlay district.