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4 weeks ago in Local

Iowa Legislators Closing in on Budget Deal

Iowa legislative leaders from both political parties say there's been progress in state budget negotiations, but a final product is far from ready.

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4 weeks ago in Local

SD Board of Regents Approves Long Term Contracts

The South Dakota Board of Regents will now allow multi-year contracts for certain head coaches, athletic directors and presidents.

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4 weeks ago in Local

SD Attorney General Marty Jackley; Charges Filed in EB-5 Case

Joop Bollen made his initial court appearance in Aberdeen Friday, in connection with his role in the financial misconduct case related to EB-5 visas, and the South Dakota Regional Center.


4 weeks ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

Here’s a look at some of the sporting events taking place this weekend.

Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield, right, holds the trophy after their win against Oregon in an NCAA college basketball game in the regional finals of the NCAA Tournament, Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

4 weeks ago in Sports

The week’s top sports shots

A look back at some of the biggest plays and best moments in sports this week.


4 weeks ago in National

Making headlines this week

A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Pranksters,’ Miles Davis biopic among new movies

Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.


4 weeks ago in Sports

Cinderellas dream of wearing World Series crown

The Royals and New York Mets, who battled in last year's Fall Classic, meet to launch the season on Sunday and could well return to glory, but it is Chicago and their drive to end a 107-year drought who are the darlings heading into the campaign.

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

MN Farm Income Hits 20-Year Lows in 2015

Farm income in Minnesota continued to decline in 2015, reaching the lowest point in inflation-adjusted dollars in 20 years. That’s…

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

USGC Pleased in Change in China’s Corn Reserve Policy

This week, China announced it will end its corn stockpiling program and reduce its surpluses of corn that have negatively…

Ag United for SD Logo- Approved

4 weeks ago in Agriculture

Farmers Feeding Families at the Banquet

Farmers and agribusiness representatives prepared and served the evening meal last night at the Banquet in Sioux Falls as part…

South Dakota Stock Growers Association Logo approved

4 weeks ago in Agriculture

South American Beef Imports Concern to SD Stock Growers

The amount of South American beef exports coming into the U.S. is expected to increase 11-percent this year. That’s a…

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4 weeks ago in Agriculture

National Poll Says Consumer Don’t Pay Attention to Fuel Use

The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute has released a national poll showing consumer knowledge of how to use higher ethanol fuel…


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Dog bras, baby jobs highlight April Fools’ Day

In a political year when reality has often seemed stranger than fiction, pranksters had to work particularly hard in coming up with April Fools Day jokes that rose above the daily noise of the U.S. presidential campaign.


4 weeks ago in National

Strong U.S. jobs report unlikely to sway cautious Fed

U.S. employment increased solidly in March and wages rebounded, underscoring the economy's resilience, but the Federal Reserve is expected to remain cautious in raising interest rates this year due to slowing global growth.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Mark Hamill teases ‘Star Wars’ spoiler

The actor has promised to give away a plot spoiler from the next movie if he reaches a million Twitter followers.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Hulu & Amazon this April

There's lots of good stuff headed your way!

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4 weeks ago in Entertainment, Weird

Google April Fool’s prank backfires big time

Google is acknowledging that it pranked itself after an April Fool's Day Gmail tweak angered some people who use Google's email for work.


4 weeks ago in Entertainment

Ain’t no party like a Netflix Party ’cause a Netflix Party don’t stop

... until you run out of stuff to binge watch.


4 weeks ago in Viral Videos

This is possibly the best ‘Wheel of Fortune’ contestant ever

This is a game show and this guy came to play!

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6 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

6 hours ago in Local

Minnesota Traffic Deaths Reach 100


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

8 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.

8 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

9 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.