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18 hours ago in Local Sports

Iowa Moves Up

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The Iowa Hawkeyes moved up a notch into fourth place in the latest Associated Press college basketball poll which has a new leader in Villanova.

18 hours ago in Local Sports

NSIC Names Weekly Best

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Players from Augustana and Northern State are the weekly men's basketball award winners in the Northern Sun Conference.

18 hours ago in Local Sports

Timberwolves Drop Tilt

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Anthony Davis and Jrue Holiday scored 27 points apiece, and the New Orleans Pelicans snapped a four-game losing streak with a 116-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.

2 days ago in Local Sports

Gopher Star Sets Records

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Rachel Banham tied a NCAA record with 60 points — with 10 coming in the first overtime and eight in the second — to lead Minnesota to a 112-106 win over Northwestern on Sunday.

2 days ago in Local Sports

USD Women Maintain Pace

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South Dakota junior center Abigail Fogg came off the bench with a career high 14 points as the Coyotes survived Omaha 70-55 inside Baxter Arena Sunday.

National Sports

9 hours ago in Sports

NFL bars violent offenders from rookie scouting combine

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The National Football League has decided individuals who have convictions for domestic violence, sexual assault or weapon offenses will no longer be allowed to participate in the NFL Scouting Combine.

16 hours ago in Sports

Party like it’s 1999: Denver to celebrate another Super Bowl

Denver Broncos’ head coach Gary Kubiak, right, reacts after getting soaked with a sports drink by Von Miller (58) after their win against the Carolina Panthers in the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

The Denver Broncos will board fire trucks and roll slowly through the crowd-lined streets of the Mile High City to celebrate winning the Super Bowl.

17 hours ago in Entertainment, Sports

Super Bowl fans bet record $132.5 million at Nevada casinos

Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning, center right, holds the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game against the Carolina Panthers, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10.  (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Denver were a 5-1/2-point underdog to top-seeded Carolina ahead of Sunday's game in Santa Clara, California, but used a ferocious defense to pull out a 24-10 victory.

17 hours ago in Sports

Nearly 112 million watch Super Bowl 50 on TV, below record

Members of the Denver Broncos hold the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game against the Carolina Panthers, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Super Bowl 50 was the third most-watched Super Bowl in U.S. history with 111.9 million Americans watching the game on television, ratings data showed.

17 hours ago in Sports

Tuesday’s Sports Minute

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Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today.

Lifestyle

15 hours ago in Lifestyle

Honda, Mazda issue recalls

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Honda Civics, Mazda SUVs, and Dirt Devil vacuums have all issued recalls this week.

4 days ago in Lifestyle

Smoking bans lead to better national health

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People living in countries with public smoking bans have lower exposure to secondhand smoke and better health, according to a fresh look at past research from 21 nations.

6 days ago in Lifestyle

Non-Dairy-Ben and Jerry’s coming to a freezer near you

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Raise your spoons! The Vermont ice cream maker has created four flavors using a certified vegan almond milk base.

7 days ago in Lifestyle

A real-life Amazon bookstore could be coming to a mall near you

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Amazon is reportedly going to open hundreds of brick-and-mortar stores - a surprise reversal from the online retailer credited with driving physical booksellers out of business.

1 week ago in Lifestyle

Americans say they are trying to cut sugar intake

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A new poll shows the general public is increasingly concerned about links between high-sugar diets and levels of obesity.

National

15 hours ago in National

Gov’t report: 8 states had significant drop in uninsured

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They are Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, and New York. Politically, that's a mix of red, blue and purple states.

17 hours ago in National

Rubio needs strong New Hampshire showing to rebut debate critics

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A week ago, it looked like the stars were aligning for Marco Rubio. Now, as New Hampshire holds its pivotal primary on Tuesday, the Republican presidential contender has to hope the sky does not come crashing down on him.

17 hours ago in National

Obama proposes $4.1 trillion spending plan in final White House budget

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The budget for the fiscal year beginning on Oct. 1 is largely a political document and is unlikely to be passed by the Republican-controlled Congress.

17 hours ago in National

National Security Agency going on the ‘hack’ attack

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The U.S. National Security Agency on Monday outlined a reorganization that will consolidate its spying and domestic cyber-security operations, despite recommendations by a presidential panel that the agency focus solely on espionage.

17 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Tuesday, Feb. 9

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

News

10 hours ago in Agriculture

USDA Report Neutral Except for Global Wheat Stocks

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USDA’s February Supply and Demand Report was relatively neutral. U.S. ending stocks on corn came in at 1.837 billion bushels,…

14 hours ago in Agriculture

EWG Report Shows Voluntary Conservation Efforts Not Working

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An Environmental Working Group report says the voluntary approach to conservation efforts to cut pollution from farm fields isn’t working.…

14 hours ago in Agriculture

SD GOED Gets Ethanol Grant from USDA

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South Dakota is getting some help to promote increased ethanol usage in the state. That’s due in part to a…

14 hours ago in Agriculture

SB 98 Debate Looks at Changes to Family Farm Act

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Thursday, the South Dakota Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee will take testimony on Senate Bill 98. The measure would…

15 hours ago in Agriculture

USDA Considering Changes in Biotechnology Regulations

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USDA is seeking public comment on whether the agency should draw up new rules to regulate biotechnology products. This comes…

15 hours ago in Agriculture

SDFU Backs Industrial Hemp Bill

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A measure to allow farmers to grow industrial hemp has passed the South Dakota House and is now in the…

15 hours ago in Local

Yankton School Board Gets Facility Study Update

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The Yankton School Board got an update at their meeting last night on the facilities improvement study that is underway.

16 hours ago in Local

Avera Sacred Heart Cardiac Rehabilitation Recertified

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The Cardiac Rehabilitation and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton were recently re certified after undergoing a peer-reviewed accreditation process.

18 hours ago in Local

Yankton County Commission; Budget Reserve Fading

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Both Governor Dennis Daugaard and state legislators are telling counties to “be patient” as dollars from new taxes and fees imposed last year continue to flow down to local governments.

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