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Kube: Pipeline Will Be Built

Senate Candidate Keith Kube of Crofton says he thinks the pipeline will be built eventually…

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Growth Continues For River Park

The National Park Service has expanded the land area of the Missouri National Recreational River with the recent addition of Green Island, just south of the City of Yankton.

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Executive Board To Meet

The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature will hold its second meeting of the 2014 interim tomorrow Wednesday in Pierre.

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Monday

Wildland Fire Academy To Start

As fears of wildfires flare with dry conditions in many parts of the state, the seventh annual Nebraska Wildland Fire Academy is scheduled to begin this coming weekend and run through early May.

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Monday

Microsoft To Build West Des Moines

Microsoft has been identified as the company behind another big economic development project in West Des Moines. The company will…

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Monday

Pipeline Stalled

State Department officials say they will not move on the Keystone XL oil pipeline due to the legal wrangling over the route through Nebraska.

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Monday

It’s Severe Weather Awareness Week

This is Severe Weather Awareness Week across South Dakota. It’s mostly used as a reminder of what weather terms, like…

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Monday

Larson Hopes To Bring Back Electoral College Bill

A bill that would have joined Nebraska to a Presidential vote compact was withdrawn from debate in the last weeks of the session.

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Monday

Opt Out Failure Leaves Few Options For District

Voters in the Gregory school district rejected a proposed three hundred thousand dollar per year property tax opt out earlier…

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Monday

Early Voting Begins For June South Dakota Primary

The 2014 election season in South Dakota is officially underway. Early voting for the June third primary got underway last…

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Friday

SD Cold Case Closed With Public Help

SD Attorney General Marty Jackley said they could not have solved the cold case of the missing Vermillion girls without help from the public.

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Friday

Green Island Added to Missouri River National Recreational River

The National Park Service officially accepted Green Island from the State of Nebraska as part of the Missouri River National Recreational River

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Thursday

Tuition Freeze Deai In Doubt

Republicans in the Iowa House have voted to try to change the terms of a deal that would freeze in-state tuition for students at Iowa, Iowa State and U-N-I this fall.

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Thursday

More Testimony On “Hush Money”

An official from the Iowa state agency under fire for confidential settlements that included “hush money” for laid off workers…

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Thursday

Nebraska Water Bill Becomes Law

Legislation that grew out of the work of the Nebraska Water Sustainability Task Force last year has been signed into law by Governor Dave Heineman.

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Thursday

Spotters Prepare For Storm Season

Severe storm spotting classes are going on across the region, as the turn to warmer weather approaches.

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Thursday

One Final Day In Lincoln

Nebraska lawmakers are back in Lincoln today for the final day of the 2014 session.

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Thursday

Yankton Man Wins Economic Development Award

Ron Kraft of Yankton was given the “Excellence in Economic Development Award.”

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Thursday

Job Fairs To Be Held

A coalition of seven construction trade groups will hold job fairs across the Dakotas, looking to fill hundreds of open…

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April 16, 2014

Cold Weather Delays Field Work

Spring fieldwork is off to a late start. University of Minnesota Extension Climatologist Mark Seeley this is the result of…

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Kube: Pipeline Will Be Built

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Senate Candidate Keith Kube of Crofton says he thinks the pipeline will be built eventually…

yesterday in Local

Growth Continues For River Park

mo river 813

The National Park Service has expanded the land area of the Missouri National Recreational River with the recent addition of Green Island, just south of the City of Yankton.

yesterday in Local

Executive Board To Meet

state capitol pierre

The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature will hold its second meeting of the 2014 interim tomorrow Wednesday in Pierre.

Monday in Local

Wildland Fire Academy To Start

fire

As fears of wildfires flare with dry conditions in many parts of the state, the seventh annual Nebraska Wildland Fire Academy is scheduled to begin this coming weekend and run through early May.

Monday in Local

Microsoft To Build West Des Moines

construction Sign

Microsoft has been identified as the company behind another big economic development project in West Des Moines. The company will…