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Wayne State Registration Still Open

Students who are thinking of higher education can still register at Wayne State College in Nebraska for the start of classes next month.

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Energy Code Compliance Studied

The Nebraska Energy Office held a statewide check of the 2009 International Energy

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Noem Weighs In On Highway Bill

The US House and Senate are debating different versions of a short term fix for highway funding.

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Appropriations Committee To Meet

The Joint Committee on Appropriations of the South Dakota Legislature will meet Monday in Pierre.

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Deer Population Low

A D-N-R expert predicts a "very significant" drop in Minnesota's deer harvest in 2014 under new regulations that aim to rebuild the deer herd after two tough winters.

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News Conference Focuses On Unemployment

A key labor group and two liberal advocacy groups organized a news conference featuring an Iowan who lost his job three years ago.

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New Disease Bugging Americans

Physicians in the U-S are learning more about the exotic-sounding illness that originated in the Caribbean called chikungunya.

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Range Camp Held

The Society for Range Management, USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service, and SDSU Extension Service hosted a Range Camp for South Dakota youth to learn more about land management.

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Blood Needed

The LifeServe Blood Center is looking for volunteers to donate blood this summer.

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4-H Chooses Community Project

The South Dakota State 4-H Youth Council has chosen the Ronald McDonald house as the state community project for the year.

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Donation For Heartland Humane Society

The Heartland Humane Society on East Highway 50 in Yankton has received a third donation from the Otto Ullrich Memorial Trust.

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Rounds: Highway Bill Stalled Due To Mistrust

Differences between the US House and Senate are slowing the progress of any new highway funding bill.

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Immigrant Children In Iowa

An Iowa Latino leader says several children from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras who crossed into the U.S. along the southern border are now living in Iowa, but their arrival has been kept quiet to avoid controversy.

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Nebraska Tax Revenues Exceed Expectations

State revenue in Nebraska exceeded expectations during the last fiscal year, but the legislature's Appropriations Committee chairman wants to maintain a cautious approach to the state budget.

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New Management Plan Being Developed For Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is drafting an updated management plan for Fort Randall Dam and Lake Francis Case.

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Board Will Name Stuff

The South Dakota Board on Geographic Names is holding a meeting next week to gain public input on the naming of a creek and an island near Sioux Falls.

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Noem Supports Perry National Guard Decision

South Dakota Congresswoman Kristi Noem says she supports the move by Texas Governor Rick Perry to move one thousand national guardsmen to that states southern border.

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Home Heating Bill Now Law

A bill sponsored by South Dakota Senator John Thune that would ensure deliveries of home heating fuels in the dead of winter was passed by Congress and signed by the President.

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Pressler Floats Museum Idea

South Dakota independent Senate candidate Larry Pressler is proposing an international North American Native American Holocaust Memorial Museum, to be built at Wounded Knee in south west South Dakota.

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Land Assessment Task Force Meets

The Agricultural Land Assessment Oversight Advisory Task Force, set up by the South Dakota Legislature met yesterday (Tuesday) in Pierre.

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Wayne State Registration Still Open

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Students who are thinking of higher education can still register at Wayne State College in Nebraska for the start of classes next month.

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Energy Code Compliance Studied

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The Nebraska Energy Office held a statewide check of the 2009 International Energy

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Noem Weighs In On Highway Bill

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The US House and Senate are debating different versions of a short term fix for highway funding.

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Appropriations Committee To Meet

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The Joint Committee on Appropriations of the South Dakota Legislature will meet Monday in Pierre.

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Deer Population Low

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A D-N-R expert predicts a "very significant" drop in Minnesota's deer harvest in 2014 under new regulations that aim to rebuild the deer herd after two tough winters.