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Democrats Demand Subpoenas

South Dakota democratic legislative leaders held a news conference in Sioux Falls to ask for a broader investigation into the EB-5 economic development program.

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House Candidates Face Off

The two candidates for South Dakota’s lone US House seat met in the first forum at Dakotafest in Mitchell yesterday.

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Nebraska To Vote On Minimum Wage Increase

The minimum wage initiative will be on the Nebraska ballot this fall.

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Nebraska Economic Indicator Drops

Nebraska's leading economic indicator dropped for the first time in six months after the latest survey results.

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Hundreds Could Lose Insurance

Hundreds of people in Nebraska, Iowa, and South Dakota face losing their Federal Health Insurance Marketplace coverage.

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License Lady To Retire

After 23 years of service, the Director of the Driver Licensing Program in South Dakota is leaving the Department of Public Safety.

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Construction Nears For SDSU Stadium

Preparations are underway and construction will soon start on a new football stadium at South Dakota State University.

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Medicaid Expansion Still An Issue

The State of South Dakota is missing out on about seven hundred forty five thousand dollars in federal funding each week by not expanding those covered under Medicaid.

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School Starts In Yankton

It’s the opening day of school for students in the Yankton Public School District.

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Harkin Shares Wish List

Iowa Senator Tom Harkin has a "wish list" of legislation he hopes to get through congress and to the president's desk before he retires.

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Nebraska Unemployment Ticks Higher

Though the state unemployment rate in Nebraska rose slightly last month, state officials aren't too concerned.

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Nebraska Employees Forced To Retire

Two Nebraska state employees have retired, rather than be fired.

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Scam Targets Electric Customers

A phone scam is targeting Nebraska Public Power District Customers.

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New Map To Guide Tourists

A self-guided vacation map has been released by the South Dakota Department of Tourism.

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Compromise Sought On Floodwaters Disputes

The Watershed Task Force of the South Dakota Legislature has been working for a couple of years to find compromises between landowners with flooded property, and sportsmen who want to use public access to those waters.

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Yankton Teaching Jobs Filled

School starts Tuesday in the Yankton Public School District, and all the teaching positions have been filled, but just barely.

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Minnesota Unemployment Rate Steady

Despite employers cutting 36-hundred jobs in July, Minnesota’s unemployment rate held steady at 4.5 percent.

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Fischer, Johanns See Chances For GOP Control Of Senate

Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer, a Republican, feels confident her party will take over the majority in the Senate this fall.

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Firefighters Receive Oil Train Car Fire Training

Two North Sioux City Assistant Fire Chiefs are now better prepared for a crude oil rail car fire after receiving training in Pueblo, Colorado.

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Healthcare Workers Need Flu Shots

South Dakota state employees who work with health care services are now required to receive a flu vaccination.

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Democrats Demand Subpoenas

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South Dakota democratic legislative leaders held a news conference in Sioux Falls to ask for a broader investigation into the EB-5 economic development program.

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House Candidates Face Off

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The two candidates for South Dakota’s lone US House seat met in the first forum at Dakotafest in Mitchell yesterday.

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Nebraska To Vote On Minimum Wage Increase

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The minimum wage initiative will be on the Nebraska ballot this fall.

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Nebraska Economic Indicator Drops

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Nebraska's leading economic indicator dropped for the first time in six months after the latest survey results.

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Hundreds Could Lose Insurance

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Hundreds of people in Nebraska, Iowa, and South Dakota face losing their Federal Health Insurance Marketplace coverage.