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A legislator from Maquoketa -- the site of a courthouse shooting this fall -- says security measures at Iowa's county courthouses should be a shared responsibility between state and county governments.
Local, state and federal law enforcement joined efforts in the arrest of 20 people Tuesday in Omaha connected to a Mexican Sinaloa methamphetamine drug cartel.
If Nebraska will take a few steps, it could reduce its prison population and avoid spending hundreds of millions of dollars to build a new prison.
District 18 Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton is a new member of the South Dakota House, having moved from the Senate after she was term limited last year.
The South Dakota State FFA Foundation is working to improve agricultural education throughout the state by partnering with businesses to increase the resources available to both students and instructors.
The South Dakota Department of Human Services is going to offer smart devices for qualified disabled residents.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad delivered the annual "Condition of the State" message to legislators yesterday, with a "Together We Can" theme.
A Republican from north central Iowa who's been an outspoken advocate of raising the state's gas tax says he won reelection last November by his largest margin ever.
University of Nebraska Board of Regents chairman Howard Hawks says the board chose Hank Bounds as the new university president in part because of his vision for Nebraska.
A Nebraska state senator proposes a different approach to public school funding...in an effort he says to better balance school funding and lower property taxes.
Boys & Girls Club members in Yankton will enjoy a brand new facility thanks to community support.
Yankton and Gayville firefighters were called to a house fire eight miles east of Yankton on old Highway 50.
Two South Dakota waterways are under observation after the discovery of invasive mussel species this fall.
School districts across South Dakota are again watching the actions of the legislature as the 2015 session begins.
Voters in November approved an increase in the minimum wage in South Dakota to eight fifty an hour, tied to the rate of inflation.
Republican leaders in South Dakota have turned to a familiar figure to be the next Chair of the state republican party.
Governor Daugaard is proposing increased taxes and fees in order to support increased funding for road and bridge repair throughout the state.
In his State of the State address, South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard suggests ways to improve road conditions.
An Iowa committee will study the delayed opening of a maximum security prison within the state.
Iowa Republican legislators are hoping to reign in the state's governmental control during the 2015 session.