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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Huskers Top Gophers

Shavon Shields scored 19 of his 24 points in the first half and Nebraska rolled to an 84-59 win over Minnesota on Tuesday night.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

GPAC Honors Weekly Best

Standout performances by basketball players from Mount Marty and Nebraska Wesleyan have earned them weekly honors in the Great Plains Athletic Conference.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Wieneke In Fab 50

South Dakota State University wide receiver Jake Wieneke was named Tuesday to the 2015 Fabulous Fifty FCS All-America Team by College Sporting News.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

T-Wolves Lose At Home

Kevin Durant shrugged off a slow start to finish with 30 points for the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 101-96 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.

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4 weeks ago in Local Sports

Wild Goes Down

Brian Gionta had a goal and an assist as the Buffalo Sabres scored three times in the first period and hung on to beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 Tuesday night.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Jan. 13

A walk down memory lane.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad Outlines the Condition of the State

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad used his annual "Condition of the State" message Tuesday to make a strong pitch for a steady stream of state funding of water quality projects.

Iowa Legislature

4 weeks ago in Local

New Iowa House Speaker

One of the final panes in the legislature's "glass ceiling" has been broken. Members of the Iowa House of Representatives formally elected the first woman to serve as the speaker of the House.

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4 weeks ago in Local

SD Congresswoman Kristi Noem Seeking Petition Signatures

South Dakota republican Congresswoman Kristi Noem has issued an online request for help in getting the petition signatures she needs to get on the ballot again.

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4 weeks ago in Local

Clean Fuel Incentives Available in Nebraska

The Nebraska Energy Office is offering rebates for clean-burning fuel vehicles.

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4 weeks ago in Local

SD Governor Dennis Daugaard Calls for Higher Teacher Pay & Sales Tax Increase

South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard has endorsed the findings of the Blue Ribbon Task Force on Education, in calling for higher teacher pay.

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High U.S. job openings point to pick-up in wage growth

Job openings are high relative to the unemployment rate, which is currently at a 7-1/2 year low of 5 percent.

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USDA’s January Report Slightly Bullish

USDA’s January Supply and Demand Report had a few bullish surprises. The biggest was a drop in U.S. soybean ending…

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Scouting report: NFL divisional playoffs

Here's a look at this weekend's matchups.

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment

David Bowie’s best films

We're all familiar with David Bowie's contributions to the field of music as a god among men, but how well do you know him as an actor?

SD Capitol Wide

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SD Cattlemen’s Association Priorities Unfold as Session Starts

The 2016 South Dakota legislative session gets underway today.  South Dakota Cattlemen Association priorities include taxes, diagnostic lab funding and…

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RFS Lawsuit Launched Against EPA by Biofuels Industry

Biofuels producers are initiating a legal challenge against the EPA’s use of its waiver authority to lower renewable volume obligations…

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National Farmers Union Has Defensive 2016 Agenda

One of the major Congressional priorities for National Farmers Union leaders this year is protecting the farm bill from being…

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Former Oil Executive Says All Fuel Sources Part of Energy Independence

The former CEO of Shell Oil says the U.S. needs to become energy independent and the only way to do…

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Brazil Growers Want WTO Case Against Crop Insurance Program

Brazil soybean growers are mulling over a World Trade Organization case against the U.S. crop insurance program.  That and recent…

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Iowa Senators Disagree on Education Funding

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A debate over funding for K-12 education in the Iowa Senate included claims that many schools could be forced to cut their literacy programs.

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Nebraska Colleges & Universities Requesting Money for Construction

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The Nebraska State College System is seeking roughly 50-million dollars for building renovations and new construction on its three campuses.

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Nebraska Legislators Getting Pushed on Property Tax Relief

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Farmers and ranchers appealed to the Nebraska legislature's Education Committee for relief from rising property taxes.

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Yankton School Board Considers Buying RTEC Building

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The Yankton School Board talked about the possibility of the district buying the RTEC building at their meeting this week.

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SD Senate Committee Kills Death Penalty Repeal Bill

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THE SENATE STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE KILLED A BILL THAT WOULD HAVE ABOLISHED THE DEATH PENALTY IN SOUTH DAKOTA.