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South Dakota Senator Discusses Obamacare

South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds joined fellow freshmen members of the Senate in a news conference yesterday to address the future of health care on the five-year anniversary of Obamacare.

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Ag Economic Opportunities Exist Despite Low Prices

Despite a slowing ag economy, there are still opportunities for development. Pat Costello, Commissioner of the Governor’s Office of Economic Development says there are still ag processing opportunities out there.

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City of Yankton Discussing Holiday Lights

We may be approaching spring, but the Yankton City Commission was talking about winter holidays at their meeting last night.

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Jennifer Lawrence done with ‘X-Men’ franchise

The Oscar winner has played shapeshifter Mystique in two films.

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Bill to Change Ag Land Assessment Killed in Legislature

A comprehensive bill that would have changed how ag land is assessed for property taxes in South Dakota was killed during this year’s legislative session.

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NFL names overseer for player discipline

The league has had several high-profile issues with player conduct and its investigative processes recently.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Tuesday, March 24.

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‘The Avengers’ meets ‘Friends’

The intro to the '90s sitcom would look a lot different if it starred super heroes.

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NFL doles out extra draft picks

NFC champion Seattle, Denver ,and Kansas City are among the teams getting compensatory picks in this year's draft.

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Armstrong’s attempt at reduced ban ‘almost too late’

Cycling officials say Lance Armstrong's latest attempt for rehabilitation is coming too late.

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Jet crashes in France, 150 feared dead

A Germanwings passenger jet has crashed as it traveled from Barcelona to Dusseldorf.

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CDC: 11M fewer uninsured since passage of Obamacare

The Centers for Disease Control says it is the lowest level measured in more than 15 years.

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Parents increasingly seeking urban lifestyles for kids

Along the way, they're pushing cities to be more welcoming of families.

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VA says it will relax 40-mile rule for private medical care

The change is in response to pressure from Congress and veterans groups, who say the current policy has prevented thousands of veterans from taking advantage of health care.

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Islamic State has recruited 400 children this year

The terror group has given these so-called "Cubs of the Caliphate" military training and hardline indoctrination, a new report says.

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10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, March 24

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

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Girl has surprising reaction to big sister news

Three-year-old Kathryn has the best reaction to news she's going to be a big sister.

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Zenner Set For Pro Day

South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner is among about a dozen college players getting a chance this week to work out in front of pro scouts.

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Coyotes Begin Spring Ball

University of South Dakota head football coach Joe Glenn has announced his team’s spring practice schedule.

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Timberwolves Upend Jazz

Rookie guard Zach LaVine scored 27 points, including two 3-pointers to force overtime, and the Minnesota Timberwolves rallied past the Utah Jazz 106-104 on Monday night.

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Minnesota Legislature Continues Budget Discussion

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Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.

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Emerald Ash Borer Found in Dallas County

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Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.

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Nebraska Continues Death Penalty Debate

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Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.

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Bill to Repeal Mandatory Prison Sentences Passes Nebraska Legislature

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Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.

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Red Cross Takes Fire Prevention To Homes

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The American Red Cross recently made a few house calls in Yankton.