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Area School Board Election Results

Elections were held for Hanson, Burke, Lyman, and Wagner school board seats.

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Daugaard Courting Gun Manufacturers In Connecticut

Stricter gun restrictions have been enacted in Connecticut after a school shooting last year.

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Mitchell City Council Approves Wine License

The council voted 4-3 in favor of the application.

Rain Limited Planting Last Week In South Dakota

Only 4.9 days were suitable for fieldwork.

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State Senator Larry Rhoden Considering U.S. Senate Run

Rhoden would face former governor Mike Rounds in the Republican primary.

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Yankton Cleaning Up After Weekend Storm

No injuries were reported, but at least one house was damaged.

Mitchell Library Bids Come In Higher Than Expected

Renovation is expected to be completed in September 2014.

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BID Proposal To Be Discussed At City Council Meeting

The district is expected to raise about 170,000 dollars annually.

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Law Enforcement Responds To Clear Lake Double Shooting

The alleged shooter has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Mitchell Man Pleads Guilty To Hunting Violation

Wade Musick will not have his hunting privileges revoked.

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Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 2014, file photo, Amanda Knox prepares to leave the set following a television interview in New York. Knox is engaged to Colin Sutherland, a musician who recently moved to Seattle from New York, a person close to the Knox family confirmed for The Associated Press. Knox’s murder conviction in the 2007 stabbing of her roommate has been reinstated by an Italian court, but the former college exchange student maintains her innocence and vows she won’t willingly go back to Italy. Both Knox and Sutherland are 27. No wedding date had been set.

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case.

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Time for Iran to make tough decisions in nuclear talks

In this March 26, 2015, photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, center, leaves a meeting with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and other U.S. officials at a hotel in Lausanne, Switzerland. U.S. and Iranian diplomats gather at a Baroque palace in Europe, a historic nuclear agreement within reach. Over Iraq’s deserts, their militaries fight a common foe. Leaders in Washington and Tehran, capitals once a million miles from each other in ideological terms, wrestle for the first time in decades with the notion of a rapprochement.

Six world powers and Iran move closer to a deal, but there are still major disagreements.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at some of the biggest plays and best photos in sports this week.