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Iowa Farmers Union Logo Approved

4 weeks ago in Agriculture

Syngenta Responds to Concerns with ChemChina Merger

Syngenta officials recently replied to some Senator’s concerns about national security issues that may result from the acquisition of their…

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

China Pork Imports Could Hit Record

Chinese pork imports could reach a record of more than one million metric tons this year. The new prediction by…

Nebraska Farm Bureau Logo approved

4 weeks ago in Agriculture

NE Legislators Advance Property Tax Relief Measure

Nebraska state legislators have advanced a property tax relief measure that provides $20 million worth of property tax credits. State…

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

MN Better Prepared for Bird Flu

Minnesota’s poultry producers and state agencies are both better prepared to deal with highly pathogenic avian influenza should it resurface…

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

U.S. Facing Trade Barriers Exporting Biodiesel to EU and Argentina

The U.S. continues to face trade barriers exporting biodiesel into both the European Union and Argentina. That’s a concern to…

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4 weeks ago in Local

Grants Funds New USD Study of the Missouri River

A new $323,000, three year grant from the National Science Foundation will help budding scientists from tribes and different backgrounds examine how human intervention affects the Missouri River and its dependent ecosystems.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

McCarthy takes the lead in ‘The Boss’

The "Bridesmaids" star plays the self-declared "wealthiest woman in America" Michelle Darnell, who ends up bankrupt and jailed for insider trading.


4 weeks ago in Lifestyle

Airline complaints rise even as more planes arrive on time

More flights are arriving on time and airlines are losing fewer bags, yet more consumers are complaining about air travel.


4 weeks ago in Local

SD Legislature’s Appropriations Committee Sets Expectations

As the legislature wrapped up its final day in Pierre last week, the Appropriations Committee met to set course for the rest of the year.


4 weeks ago in National

Clinton, Sanders audition for role as anti-Trump candidate

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are tussling in Wisconsin over who would best represent the Democratic Party against Republican front-runner Donald Trump.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Rihanna, Shonda Rhimes honored at Black Girls Rock!

The awards air on BET network on Tuesday.

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4 weeks ago in Local

SD Senator Mike Rounds Will Support GOP Nominee

South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds says it is important for a republican controlled Senate, to have a republican President.


4 weeks ago in National

FBI trick for breaking into iPhone likely to leak, limiting its use

The FBI's method for breaking into a locked iPhone 5c is unlikely to stay secret for long, according to senior Apple Inc engineers and outside experts.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Stars to return for ‘Sicario’ sequel

The crime thriller revolved around an FBI attempt to take down a Mexican drug cartel with the help of a shady character, played by Benicio Del Toro.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

‘Game of Thrones’ stars go public with romance on red carpet

Kit Harington and Rose Leslie sealed their romance with a kiss on the red carpet at the Olivier Awards in London on Sunday.


4 weeks ago in Sports

Hard-luck Cubs open season as World Series favorites

Though they were ultimately swept by the New York Mets in the National League Championship Series, going deep into the postseason was a victory of sorts for long-suffering Cubs fans.


4 weeks ago in National

GOP Congress’ incomplete: Stalled bills, no court nominee

Congress increasingly is being defined by what it's not doing this election year.


4 weeks ago in Sports

Herman wins Houston Open to earn Masters invite

American journeyman Jim Herman earned a last-minute invitation to the Masters when he secured a one-stroke victory at the Houston Open on Sunday.


4 weeks ago in Sports

North Carolina, Villanova meet for college title

North Carolina will play in their 10th NCAA men's basketball championship game in Houston on Monday after beating Syracuse 83-66 to set up a final against the Villanova Wildcats.


4 weeks ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's sports headlines.

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3 hours ago in Local

Genetically Engineered Miniature Pigs Aiding in Research


A northwest Iowa company may be leading something of a shift to swine in medical research

3 hours ago in Local

Minnesota Traffic Deaths Reach 100


There have been 100 traffic deaths on Minnesota roads so far this year.

4 hours ago in Local

Iowa Legislators Struggle to Conclude the 2016 Session

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The Iowa D-O-T's request for an extra 10-million dollars to cover negotiated salary increases is one of the sticking points that remains as lawmakers struggle to conclude the 2016 legislative session.

5 hours ago in Local

Rural Airports in Nebraska Can Now Apply for Federal Funding

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Rural airports in Nebraska will be able to apply for federal funding now that Congress has approved a rider to the FAA reauthorization sponsored by Congressman Adrian Smith

6 hours ago in Local

Compromise In the Works For Family Planning Services

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A compromise may be in the works over where Medicaid patients in Iowa can get family planning services after July 1st.