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Scam Targets Electric Customers

A phone scam is targeting Nebraska Public Power District Customers.

South Dakota

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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Smaller Will Feel Effects of NCAA Court Ruling

The five largest athletic conferences have been granted autonomy by the NCAA.

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South Dakota Regents Hold Meeting

The South Dakota Board of Regents met this week for one of their regular strategic planning sessions.

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Nebraska Senator Addresses EPA Rule

Nebraska Senator, Deb Fischer spoke with Norfolk residents about several issues, including the EPA's intent to restrict the nation's power plants.

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Students To Move In To Wayne State

It is move in day on Friday at Wayne State College.

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State EB5 Investigation Stalls

The Government Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota Legislature has been looking into the use of state funds in the EB-5 visa case.

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Pressler Wants More Legal Immigration

An independent Senate candidate in South Dakota says the country should move toward more legalized immigration.

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Committee Looking At Water Drainage Issues

A sub group of a South Dakota Legislative Committee that has been looking at water drainage issues meets today in Pierre.

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Gas Prices May Jump

Fuels analysts fear gasoline prices in Iowa could be about to jump following recent problems at three refineries in the Midwest region.

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Smith: Don’t Blame The House

Nebraska Congressman Adrian Smith says complaints leveled against the House by both the leader of the Senate and President Obama miss the mark.

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Suit Claims Delays In SNAP Applications

A lawsuit has been filed; claiming the state has unnecessarily delayed distributing food stamps to needy Nebraska families.

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School Districts Face Teacher Shortage

Several rural districts have had trouble finding qualified applicants for open positions.

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Johnson Says Goodbye in Yankton

South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson is holding a series of community meetings around the state during the August Congressional break, to say good bye as he prepares to retire at the end of the year.

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South Dakota Democrats Calling for Answers in EB5

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State Senator Larry Lucas and Democratic Leader Bernie Hunhoff discuss the EB5 program.

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Nebraska Health Organization Names New Director

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State Senator Annette Dubas will serve as new director for NABHO.

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A Veterans Event Being Held in Wagner

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An effort to fight veteran homelessness features a stand down in Wagner, SD.

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South Dakota Teacher Returns with Irreplaceable Experience

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Marci Farmer traveled to the nation's capital to participate in the Siemens STEM Institute.

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Nebraska Women are Invited to Outdoors Workshop

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Becoming an Outdoors Woman is holding another workshop for ladies interested in outdoor activities.