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Group Studies Iowa Businesses

A group that seeks to place women in top jobs has announced plans for a first-of-its-kind study of the state's businesses.

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Corrections Director Defends Early Release Program

Nebraska State Corrections Director Mike Kenney defends his controversial program to allow prison inmates released prematurely to serve out the rest of their sentences at home.

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Nebraska Medical Center Shares Ebola Knowledge

The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha is becoming a world leader in treatment of Ebola.

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District 40 Debate in Hartington Talked Prison Issues

Tyson Larson and Keith Kube met in Hartington, Nebraska last night to debate issues before the November election.

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Wellness Fair Set For Redfield

The South Dakota Developmental Center is hosting their second annual community health and wellness fair in Redfield next week.

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Brewery Opens In Luverne

A new local brewery is up and running in Luverne, Minnesota.

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More School Administrators Needed

Besides training more teachers, the South Dakota Board of Regents wants to improve education for future administrators.

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Warning Sirens On Yankton County Agenda

Warning sirens in the Lewis & Clark Lake area will be taken up again next year by the Yankton County Commission.

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Iowa Rolls Out Messaging System

The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management rolled out a new statewide electronic notification and emergency messaging system at the department's annual conference in Des Moines.

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Iowa Unemployment Higher

The Iowa Workforce Development agency is reporting the state's unemployment rate rose to 4.6 percent in September from 4.5 percent in August.

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TransCanada Committed To Pipeline

A TransCanada executive denies an ambitious new project by the company is being undertaken as an alternative to the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Flu Shots Encouraged

State health officials urge Nebraskans to get vaccinated for the flu.

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Today Is Winter Awareness Day

Today is “Winter Weather Awareness Day” in South Dakota.

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Employee Wins Harley

When Johnathon Egge went to work at Kolberg-Pioneer in Yankton yesterday, he didn’t know he would be taking a custom…

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Minimum Wage Forum Held

A forum discussing Initiated Measure 18 was held in Yankton last night.

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South Dakota Prepares For Ebola

Emergency managers across South Dakota are getting guidelines on how to plan for a possible ebola outbreak.

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Disaster Recovery Field Office Closes

The Wayne disaster recovery field office closed this past weekend. The Grand Island office closed earlier.

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No Guidelines For Taser Use

A two-year study by the Iowa A-C-L-U and the University of Iowa College of Law Clinic has found no standard set of guidelines for Iowa law officers when it comes to using tasers.

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Nebraska Highway Fatalities Increase

Twenty-five people lost their lives on Nebraska roads last month.

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Committee Proposes Changes To Liquor Taxes

An interim South Dakota Legislative committee has agreed to a package of bills dealing with alcohol tax changes.

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Group Studies Iowa Businesses

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A group that seeks to place women in top jobs has announced plans for a first-of-its-kind study of the state's businesses.

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Corrections Director Defends Early Release Program

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Nebraska State Corrections Director Mike Kenney defends his controversial program to allow prison inmates released prematurely to serve out the rest of their sentences at home.

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Nebraska Medical Center Shares Ebola Knowledge

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The University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha is becoming a world leader in treatment of Ebola.

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District 40 Debate in Hartington Talked Prison Issues

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Tyson Larson and Keith Kube met in Hartington, Nebraska last night to debate issues before the November election.

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Wellness Fair Set For Redfield

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The South Dakota Developmental Center is hosting their second annual community health and wellness fair in Redfield next week.